Its difficult to think about travelling to Africa and it not being an African safari adventure ! Each day brings new experiences, new revelations, wonderful wildlife – allowing you to learn and observe as you travel – each a thrilling, new adventure opening before your eyes!
The guide is the most important aspect of your safari – somebody who reveals every part of this exciting world to you – whether its the intricacies of learning about the dung beetle and how it fits into our fragile eco system, learning about the medicinal properties of plants and trees and the folklore attached to them, learning astronomy in the southern hemisphere – all of this is fascinating stuff!
Then, you learn to identify the tracks and spoormarks before you – finding out which animal was dragging its prey and in which direction it was travelling to the cyanide produced by centipedes.
Explore this wonderful continent by canoe, on the back of a horse, on elephant back in the Okavango Delta. Perhaps spend time with lion or elephant researchers or spend some time fly fishing from a log cabin. Take a helicopter to Lake Turkana, take a camel assisted walking safari in Kenya and go on a walking safari in Zambia.
Take a boat safari in Botswana, go whitewater rafting or canoeing, have a private, mobile tented camp set up for you with the very best private guides. Take a private flying safari up the Skeleton Coast in namibia before having a private tented camp erected for you with your geologist guide.
Spend time on a bushman or San safari – spending time with the san people, watching them dance in a trance and hunt. Take a 5 day boat safari in a traditional dhow along the coast in Mozambique, sleeping on different beaches at night. Go gorilla and chimp trekking or walk through amazing mountains in Uganda. Climb Mount Kenya.
Take a catamaran in Madagascar, exploring this beautiful island’s beaches and snorkelling and scuba diving. Go paragliding and micro lighting in South Africa, or take a gourmet cyclists trail through the countryside, staying at gourmet inn’s en route – what better way to shed those pounds?!
Whatever you wish to do, with a team of specialists from Africa and over 22 years of arranging off the beaten track, beautiful safaris. Adventure doesn’t mean cheap or uncomfortable – it merely means having the spirit and the will to do things differently!