Tours Africa is a member of SATSA, a member-driven credibility association that strives to set the highest standards in the Tourism Industry. Using a SATSA member provides peace of mind for those who seek to do business with credible tourism partners.

Established in 1969, SATSA is a non-profit, member-driven association representing the region’s tourism private sector, including accommodation establishments, airlines, attractions, coach operators, conference organisers, marketing organisations, tour operators, and vehicle hire companies. Members undergo a strict registration process and are required to sign and agree to abide by a Code of Conduct. 

SATSA’s purpose is to provide buyers with quality advice and references to assist them in making an informed decision in their selection of suppliers as well as to provide members with key services and benefits as well as representation at local, regional and international trade shows and conferences and to lobby on issues that impact members businesses and profitability.

The appearance of the SATSA logo is a sign of quality and commitment to service excellence and recourse for buyers and tourists. SATSA members are required to submit documentation pertaining to their business annually so that the association can verify they are indeed running a healthy business that can be recommended to international tour operators.

Members are bonded with third-party indemnity, ensuring financially sound relationships when using them as suppliers. All SATSA members have integrity, are legitimate, are financially stable with solvency checks conducted annually, are legally compliant in accordance to regulations governing the tourism industry, are insured, and are bonded which means your pre-tour deposits are guaranteed.