Dianne McClarty

Senior Travel Expert

While travelling through Europe after school, Dianne was bitten by the travel bug and began studying tourism soon after her return to Cape Town.

She has almost 20 years of experience in the travel industry and is passionate about bringing travellers to the beautiful country she calls home.

Having travelled extensively through South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, and East Africa, Dianne specialises in the most comprehensive tailor-made safaris. Her confidence in the industry shines through, and her clients have only great things to say about her. 

Favourite Destination

Botswana's magical Okavango Delta!

Most Treasured Travel Experience

Coming across a herd of elephants in the Delta at a watering hole; the smell and the sounds still stays with me when I think about it. It was unique experience, that I feel so grateful to have witnessed. 

Below is some recent feedback from Dianne's clients. Please click on the 'full review' link for all of the trip details or contact us should you wish to speak directly to these previous clients (we will happily supply the contact details provided we have the client consent)


Norman, USA
Travelled to South Africa, Botswana in August 2016

Great experience in Southern Africa!
We received the photo book of our Southern African trip from Safari365 about five weeks after we submitted the photos. The book mixed enlarged photos with smaller photos along with a few generic photos of sites inserted at strategic points. The book was a very nice memento of our trip from the latter part of August through early September, 2016.…

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Dina, Australia
Travelled to South Africa and Victoria Falls in August 2016

Memorable trip through Southern Africa
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The Safari 365 organised parts were excellent - we had a punctual, well informed guide who quickly became comfortable with our group. De Seekoeie provided great accommodation and we had the best ostrich steaks of our trip in their dining room. Meerkat Experience was memorable for all sorts of reasons - and well worth the…

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Peter, Malta
Travelled to in July 2016

Unforgettable experience. Life-long experience!
Everything was planned to the last detail. Dianne was extremely helpful both before and during our trip. She listened to what we wanted to do and gave us an itinerary which was packed with varied activities, with the right balance between relaxation and adventure.

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Julie, USA
Travelled to South Africa in June 2016

First visit to Africa was trip of a lifetime!
It was a trip of a lifetime, especially the safari!

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Silvana, Other Country
Travelled to South Africa, Victoria Falls, Kenya and Seychelles in July 2015

Amazing!!! A wonderful experience!
We have an unforgettable experience in Africa! Cape Town is a beautiful city. The safaris were exciting and very well organized. Entumoto camp is a pretty place with personalized treatment, the game rides are tailor made and Isaac the guide always was asking what we need or what we want to do and he explained us everything he is the…

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Pat, Australia
Travelled to Tanzania and the Masai Mara in August 2014

The most amazing Tanzanian holiday we have ever had.
We anticipated the 7 day Simba Safari in Tanzania would be very good and it turned out to be simply wonderful.

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Guchuan, China
Travelled to Kenya in July 2014

4 day Safari in Kenya
It was a fantastic trip for my family. Zili and Dianne from your company did a very good job. The guide/driver was very friendly and experienced.

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