Who we are?
e have named our transport and tour company after Ulysses, who was the king of Itchaca, called Odysseus in Greek. He was the mastermind behind the wooden horse used at the siege of Troy. After the taking of Troy, Ulysses set out for Itchaca, which, however, he did not reach for twenty years. During this time he experienced the travel adventures described in The Odyssey by Homer.
What We Can Offer
lysses Tours and Safaris, based in Centurion (Gauteng Province), is an incoming tour operator, specializing in tailor-made itineraries of tours or safaris for up-market FITs, groups, incentives and pre- and post conference tours. The tour company was established in 1996 and owns a fleet of air-conditioned microbuses, sedan cars and coaches.
In short, Ulysses Tours offers general transport, an airport shuttle service as well as a variety of day and overnight tours.
Day Tours and Overnight Packages in South Africa
part from the private and scheduled day tours departing daily from Gauteng and Western Cape Provinces, several overnight packages are available. These include tours and safaris of the Kruger, Pilanesberg, Mapungubwe, Madikwe and Welgevonden National Parks, trout fishing areas, the Garden Route, Cape Town and Sun City.
Ulysses Tours offers general transport, an airport shuttle service as well as a variety of day and overnight tours.
Apart from the private and scheduled day tours departing daily from Gauteng and Western Cape Provinces, several overnight packages are available...
The Ulysses Tours & Safaris Vision
Our tour company’s vision is to provide the corporate, leisure, conference and international tourist market with a total travel experience in Southern Africa, consisting of a general transport service, tours and safaris as well as the organizing of all related travel arrangements.
Ulysses Tours and Transport Services Profile
- Personal meet and greet service
- Private (door to door) airport transfers
- Scheduled full and half day tours
- Tailor-made overland tours
- Private tours
- Tailor-made itineraries
- Conference transport arrangements
- Transfers countrywide
- Pretoria’s Purple Bus
Telephone: 012 653 0018 or 012 653 0016
Facsimile: 012 653 4609
Cellular Telephone: 082 566 5506
E-mail Address: email@example.com
P.O. Box 7699
5 Johannes Drive
Hennops Park x3
Company registration no:
Company tax number: 9558018645
PAYE reference number: 7200735712
SDL reference number: L7200735712
UIF reference number: U7200735712
Menlyn Square Branch
Account name: Ulysses Tours & Safaris
Account No: 3490 170 056
Branch Code: 520 345
Swift Code: ABSA ZA JJ CPT
Payment Options: We accept all major credit cards and travellers cheques in South African Rands. Clients can also apply to open an account with us.
In Africa Financial Services
Pretoria, Die Wilgers
Tel: 012 803 7740
Fax: 012 803 7738
Cnr Rossouw & Rubida streets
VAT Number: 4440167254
SDL REFERENCE NUMBER: L200735712
Best established tour operator in South Africa
Ulysses Tours & Safaris has been a finalist in the City of Tshwane’s Best Tour Operator category for the six years 2005 – 2011 in which we won the award in the years 2005, 2009 and 2010! At the 2012 Awards Ceremony, Ulysses became the first operator to be incorporated in the City’s Hall of Excellence.
In 2014, the owner of the company has received a special certificate from SATSA (Southern Africa Tourism Service Association) in recognition of outstanding accomplishments and contributions to the tourism industry.
In 2015, Ulysses Tours & Safaris won the award for the best established tour operator in Gauteng Province at the Provincial Awards and the best established tour operator in South Africa at the National Awards at the third Lilizela Tourism Awards.
BEE Tourism Scorecard / BEE Status
Ulysses Tours has been independently rated in terms of BBBEE CODES OF GOOD PRACTICE and can be considered to be a LEVEL FOUR CONTRIBUTOR (with a score between 65% and 75%).