Who is Vaya?

We are a Registered Youth Owned Tour Operating Agency in Johannesburg since 2013.
With our Correspondents in Cape Town International Airport and our Head office Just 15 Minutes from the OR Tambo Airport & Pretoria City, We pride ourselves on having provided Convenient and Reliable services to our clients from day one of our Operations. Our staff Members are Friendly, Knowledgeable & professional, So Is our Partners.

What Does Vaya Mean?


Vaya Means ‘To Travel’ or ‘ To Move’ in Fanagalo, a vernacular or pidgin based primarily on Zulu, with English and a small Afrikaans input.

It is used as a Lingua Franca, mainly in the gold, diamond, coal and copper mining industries of South Africa and to a lesser extent in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Namibia, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

Vaya Services


Our Services Include, But Not Limited to:

  • Inbound Transportation of Passengers
  • Day & Multi-day Tours
  • Safari & Game Drives
  • Door to Door & Long Distance Transfers,
  • Hotel & Airport Transfers.
  • Chauffeur & Conference Shuttles

Vaya Mission

Our clear mission is to deliver high quality tour services with professional guides to ensure that the expectations of both our individual clients and travel agent clients are met.

Vaya Vision

To be the most trusted & respected Tour Operator, recognized by our clients for delivering excellence. To be a leading Tours & Travel experiences provider across South Africa.

Vaya Team

Sheron Maphuti - Operations Manager
Driven by the limitless potential of Hospitality, rooted in a client-first approach, Maphuti is Vaya Africa Travel’s champion of Operations and Customer Service excellence.
Matome Stephen - Tourist Guide
Inspired to Travel & Meeting Different people from all walks of life. His main responsibilities are ensuring that our core business functions are aligned with our strategic goals,Including Good Client Service. He is enthusiastic, friendly and full of information. He won The Youngest Tourist Guide Competition in 2014.
Kgaugelo Manoko - Professional Driver
Inspired to Travel & Meeting Different people from all walks of life. His main responsibilities are ensuring that our core business functions are aligned with our strategic goals,Including Good Client Service.
Julio Woznica - Spanish & Portuguese Tourist Guide
A hustler with swag, Julio’s customer advocacy takes a unicorn approach. There is the traditional way of Conducting Tours, and then there’s Julio’s way of Doing it. He worked with different Tour Operating companies as a Multilingual Tourist Guide(English, Spanish & Portuguese).

Vaya Fleet

HONDA BRV SUV's

Our Luxurious Air conditioned SUV Takes up to 5 Passengers with a specious Boot to fit Your small luggage.

TOYOTA QUANTUM Mini Buses

Our Comfortable, Spacious and Air conditioned Mini Bus Takes From 3 up to 13 Passengers with a Boot available for up to 7 or less Passengers to fit Their luggage.

TOYOTA FORTUNER SUV's

Our Luxurious, Comfortable and an Air conditioned SUV Take up to 3 Passengers with a specious Boot to fit Your luggage.

SMALL, MEDIUM & BIG Trailers

Our Small, Medium & Big sized Trailers are also available on request to fit any luggage size.

HYUNDAI H1 Mini Buses

Our Luxurious, Air conditioned and Spacious Mini Bus Takes up to 5 Passengers with a specious Boot to fit All Your luggage.

TOYOTA COROLLA Sedans

Our Spacious Air conditioned Sedans Takes up to 3 Passengers with a specious Boot to fit Your luggage.

MERCEDES VITO Mini Buses

Our Spacious, Luxurious Air conditioned Mini Bus Takes up to 5 Passengers with a specious Boot to fit Your luggage.

MAZDA CX5 SUV's

Our Spacious, Luxurious Air conditioned SUV Takes up to 3 Passengers with a specious Boot to fit Your luggage.