Garth Hovell is an international travel specialist and private guide who escorts high net worth individuals and their families on adventure holidays focusing on wildlife and ancient cultures ensuring a safe, inspirational journey of a lifetime.
Garth Hovell was born in 1975 in the Eastern highlands of Zimbabwe, Southern Africa. Garth was raised in Botswana where his passion for adventure, travel, wildlife and ancient cultures was allowed to flourish. Since beginning his guiding career, Garth has acquired many of sub Saharan Africa’s toughest guiding qualifications.
In his quest to learn and grow within the luxury travel market Garth has travelled to some of the most remote areas in the world and run some of the most challenging of luxury operations. From private islands off the Panamanian coast to trend setting safari lodges in Africa, India and Northern Russia. In his capacity as a private guide Garth has lead exclusive adventures for members of various royal families, A listers and other high net worth individuals to unique destinations from Australia to Zambia and most places in between and so is accustomed to the high standards needed to achieve a safe, flawless and memorable experience. Garth is now settled in the UK with his young family running Private Guide Worldwide.
With 25 years’ experience as a travel specialist and private guide Garth is the ideal companion for any individual, family or single interest group wanting to gain the maximum out of their journey to more challenging destinations.