About ZAMAG Tours and Safaris - Agricultural Tour Operators and Ground Handlers
Zamag Tours and Safaris is an owner run tour operator with decades of experience in running personalised safaris and agricultural tours throughout Africa. Our dedicated and experienced team are well travelled throughout Africa and are extremely passionate about wildlife and agriculture.
We particularly specialise in safaris in Zambia, Zimbabwe Botswana, Tanzania and Uganda and we can tailor make safaris to suite our clients requirements. In addition we can handle large groups and private guided trips.
Zamag Tours and Safaris are long term members of Agricultural Tour Operators international (ATOI) – a quality focus that ensures the highest standards in farm tours, with guides that understand agriculture and have farming experience.
We also specialise in horse safaris in Botswana, Kenya, Namibia and Tanzania.
We like to take you places we know and trust.
Meet the ZAMAG Team
We’d like to introduce ourselves: dedicated, enthusiastic people who are united by a passion of wildlife and agriculture. Our guides, tour-leaders, conference co-ordinators are all knowledgeable and flexible, with the ability to really bring your trip to life. With this in mind we are able to tailor-make a trip that suits our clients.
Ian & Daphne
Husband and Wife team, Ian and Daphne Lindsay, own ZAMAG Tours and Safaris. They have an enormous experience in both safaris and agricultural tours and pride themselves in the personal attention they give to their groups and clients. They have guided clients from all over the world, all over Africa and many of whom have become close friends and repeat clients.
Daphne, has been involved in the safari and agricultural tours for over 30 years and has a proven track record in the safari industry. Born in Zimbabwe and brought up on a coffee farm, Daphne’s love for the outdoors and nature got her involved in the safari business. She has travelled extensively throughout Africa. Besides been madly passionate about wildlife and birdwatching she is a keen equine enthusiast and what she loves is taking clients on horse safaris throughout Africa.
Ian, born in Scotland but grew up in Zambia and Zimbabwe has been involved in agriculture for over 40 years. With his wealth of knowledge in the agricultural field, Ian will keep you entertained with his great sense of humour.
Jackie is a very experienced guide & is involved in the marketing of the Company. She has guided groups all over Africa. Born in Zimbabwe and a pharmacist by trade, Jackie and her husband moved to Zambia and now farm in Mkushi. Jackie is a keen photographer. She has a great bubbly personality and has a passion for wildlife and birdwatching.
Lisa is born in Zimbabwe and now farms with her husband in Kabwe (Zambia). Lisa is a teacher by profession and is a senior safari consultant for the company and guides groups. Lisa is well travelled and has a great sense of humour that keeps her clients entertained. Besides been passionate about Wildlife and travel, she too is mad keen on horses.
Susie is our representative in both Victoria Falls and Livingstone. Born in Zimbabwe from the farming area of Marondera. She is a nurse by profession and has worked in camps and guided clients in Zambia, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Uganda, Namiba. She too has travelled extensively throughout Africa and is a keen wildlife enthusiast and keen birder. Susie guides many groups and clients throughout the region and is involved in safari consultancy.
Carla was born and brought up on a beef, wildlife and arable farm in Zambia. She is a Tours Consultant with the Company and is a qualified equine physiotherapist. Carla is a keen polo x player and is extremely passionate about the bush.
Glenda, a pharmacist by trade, was born in Zimbabwe and grew up on a cattle ranch in Matabeleland (Zimbabwe). She and her husband own and run a sugar estate in Zambia. Glenda is a great stock-woman and runs a commercial cattle herd. Glenda is one of ZAMAG's experienced tour-leaders and loves guiding clients on both agricultural tours and safaris.
Born in Zambia, Debbie was raised and educated in the UK. After completing an agricultural degree. Debbie returned to Zambia to gain work experience and never left! She and her husband have a large farming operation in Kabwe where they grow seed maize, wheat, soya, macadamia nuts, potatoes. Debbie runs a pedigree herd of Boran cattle and when she has any spare time loves to be involved with guiding ZAMAG’s groups.
Vee was born and brought up on a large cattle ranch in Zimbabwe. Spent many of her childhood years camping and travelling on safari where she got her love for the bush. Vee and her husband now farm in Zambia tobacco, wheat, seed maize. Vee’s biggest passion is cooking and she is involved in the catering for ZAMAG’s groups of all sizes when they are on a farm tour or in the bush. She is also involved in guiding groups.
Jennie and the ZAMAG Tours and Safaris Tanzania team
Jennie was born in Scotland and has been working and living in Kenya and Tanzania for more than 20 years. She is a keen polo player and with her experienced team of guides heads up our Tanzania office.