Mario van Rensburg

Mario van Rensburg

Mario is more than just a tour guide; he's a storyteller, an ambassador of Namibian beauty, and a master of creating unforgettable experiences for travellers from around the globe. With a natural flair for captivating his audience and a wealth of knowledge about Namibia's history, culture, and natural wonders, Mario has become a trusted guide for those seeking to explore the depths of this captivating country.

Mario's extensive experience doesn't stop at guiding tours; he has also managed the operations of a well-known lodge in Etosha, providing him with invaluable insights into the inner workings of Namibian lodges. This additional experience enriches his tours, allowing him to offer guests a deeper understanding of the hospitality and infrastructure that supports their journey.

What truly sets Mario apart is his ability to connect with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures. Fluent in the universal language of hospitality, he ensures that every guest feels welcomed, valued, and engaged throughout their journey. Mario's dedication to providing an immersive and memorable experience knows no bounds, as evidenced by his ongoing journey to learn Italian to better connect with his growing number of Italian-speaking guests.

For Mario, the most rewarding aspect of his work is witnessing the joy and wonder on his guests' faces as they discover the beauty of Namibia firsthand. Whether it's admiring the breathtaking views over the Kunene River at Epupa Falls or enjoying an open-air lunch on the beach at Shipwreck Lodge on the Skeleton Coast, Mario is committed to delivering a journey that leaves a lasting impression on all who travel with him. As Mario always says, "It is better to see something once with your own eyes than to hear about it a thousand times," and he invites you to embark on a journey that will capture your heart and soul, leaving you with a lifelong love for Namibia.

Travel Experts

Support Team

Fleet and Welcome Team

Safari Guides

Our guides are exceptional human beings one and all. Their love of people, country, history, flora, fauna and a jolly good time is entirely contagious and their professionalism, expertise and trustworthiness will set your heart at ease from the moment you leave the arrivals terminal.

meet our guides

"Thank you for all your hard work making such a successful trip!"

What a sensational week we had with Augie, seeing glorious Namibia!!  It was beyond our expectations and everyone at home is oooing and awwing over our photos.

Apr 24

"Breathtaking landscapes and unique cultural experiences"

We wouldn't hesitate to recommend your services to anyone seeking a truly exceptional travel experience in Namibia.

Apr 24

"NTS organized the trip wonderfully!"

We felt that the trip kept getting better every day

Feb 24

"The trip of our lives!"

Everything was excellently planned by Ashlee at Namibia Tours & Safaris.

Feb 24
~ more reviews ~

Quick Enquiry

Thank you! Your enquiry has been submitted. If you do not hear from us within 2 working days please check your spam folder, resubmit the query or email us:
Error! Something went wrong while sending your enquiry.
Please try again or you can email us
subscribe to our newsletter
social media