Tourvest embraces Passion as a core value of the business. Our people love what they do and do it to the best of their ability with absolute passion and proficiency. This is a company that truly embraces Diversity and encourages an environment of growth with personal development as a core focus of the business. Integrity is an essential value to Tourvest. We also embrace and acknowledge all of our Stakeholders. We operate with utmost Respect to all of our peers, suppliers and clients. Our culture is one of expressing ideas as well as listening to others. The Environment is a key focus in everything we do and with a respected Silver Status in Corporate Green awards this is a sure sign of this. Tourvest is a true manifestation of persistence and Innovative thinking within the travel industry. All of these core values create an unique culture our employees are proud to be a part of. As leaders of connect we link clients, suppliers and businesses to Africa and all over the world.

Inbound Leisure Travel

The Tourvest Destination Management Inbound Leisure division is the largest ground handler of foreign tourists to Africa through;

Sense of Africa

Sense of Africa

For over 50 years, Sense of Africa has become the largest destination management company in the southern hemisphere after organically building its own powerful African footprint. It has established infrastructures – including local offices, people, products and service providers – in each of its regions. This, coupled with its consistently exceptional personal service to travel business partners in source markets around the globe, has supported the company’s goal to become Africa’s leading Inbound Travel brand, with a healthy track record and impeccable reputation.

With established homes and ‘boots on the ground’ in South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Kenya, Tanzania, Zanzibar and Uganda, both partners and clients are assured of a direct connection to each of the unique countries that make up this eclectic continent. As their network extends further afield to include Ethiopia, Lesotho, Eswatini, Rwanda, Zimbabwe, Zambia, and Mozambique (through sister company, Sense of Oceans), they truly do have Africa covered.

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GoVacation Africa

GoVacation Africa is a full service destination management company in South Africa, Namibia, Tanzania, Kenya, and Zanzibar. They specialise in inbound travel with professional, tailor-made services and consultation in the FIT and group leisure travel segments.

GoVacation Africa is the result of Tourvest Destination Management’s partnership with the REWE Group (which the DER Touristik Group is part of) in which Tourvest Destination Management has a shareholding. Although destinations and products are similar to those offered by Sense of Africa, it’s the nature of the partnership that makes this brand unique.
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Sense of Oceans

Sense of Oceans is an experienced, on-the-ground tour operator, specialising in self-drive, guided and tailor-made holidays in exotic African islands, including destinations such as Mozambique, Madagascar, St Helena, and Rodrigues.

Sense of Oceans is known for providing travellers with an unique level of access and specialisation to ensure a truly unforgettable travel experience.

Sports & Leisure

Tourvest Destination Management’s Sports & Leisure unit houses sports travel companies which provide tailor-made group travel packages, school sports tours, holistic skiing experiences and cultural travel programmes to various markets both locally and internationally. With a global footprint, this unit’s primary competencies are accommodation, transport, logistics, staffing, event and venue management, as well as consulting.

South Africa

Pure Travel


Pure-Travel is a division of Tourvest Destination Management, allowing us an advantage in the industry by acquiring the best possible rates for our clients through our twenty-plus years of relationships within the tourism sector. Our staff are dedicated and passionate, having travelled to numerous destinations and are therefore able to offer the best advice and service, with their extensive destination knowledge. Our collective expertise, experience and passion for sport and our clients, ensures professional and personalized service.

Pure-Travel also acts as a destination management company specialising in the provision and management of ground handling services for outbound sports groups.

SA Rugby Travel

SA Rugby Travel

SA Rugly Travel is the official travel partner to the South African Rugby Union, and provides outbound and inbound specialist rugby travel products.

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Cape Town E-Prix Travel

Cape Town E-Prix Travel is the dedicated travel agent to the Cape Town E-Prix, providing fans with exclusive travel packages.


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TEAM Travel Management

Team Travel Management is a specialist tour operator in 3 sports travel segments: elite team travel, major event travel services, and schools and sports tours.

SA Rugby Travel UK

SA Rugby Travel UK

SA Rugby Travel is the official Travel Partner to the South African Rugby Union, located in the United Kingdom offering official ticket and travel packages to some of the Springbok’s biggest matches including the Autumn Internationals.