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Mountain_GorillasUpcoming safaris

UGANDA AND KENYA SAFARI – Mountain Gorillas and Maasai Mara

24 Aug – 7 Sep 2019

15-day safari led by Martin Maderthaner and professional local guides.  We explore the forests of Uganda and the open plains of the Maasai Mara in Kenya.  Trek through rainforest to visit a family of critically endangered Mountain Gorillas and by doing so help with their ongoing protection and conservation.  Avoid the crowds and contribute to the local Maasai community by visiting a vast private conservancy in the Maasai Mara, home to the herds of the Great Migration.

Highlights include:

  • Small group travel
  • Chimpanzee trekking in Kyambura Gorge
  • Gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
  • Boat trip on famous Kazinga Channel linking Lakes George and Edward
  • Safari drives in Queen Elizabeth NP and scenic Lake Mburo NP
  • Boat trip to Mabamba Swamp to search for iconic Shoebill
  • Open vehicle drives and walks on exclusive community conservancy in Maasai Mara
  • Several small plane flights included to reduce driving time between locations

From US$6,950 per person sharing

Please contact us for more details.  Second tour planned for 7-21 Sep 2019

BOTSWANA AND ZIMBABWE SAFARI

21 July – 3 Aug 2019

15-day accommodated safari led by Martin Maderthaner and professional local guides.  We explore the woodlands, savanna and wetlands of the Okavango, Savuti and Chobe in Botswana.  In neighbouring Zimbabwe we visit Hwange National Park and the spectacular Victoria Falls, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World.  We stay in safari lodges, B&Bs and exclusive mobile tented camps and explore these wildlife rich areas in open-sided safari vehicles and by boat.

Highlights include:

  • Small group travel
  • Exclusive mobile tented camps in Savuti and Khwai
  • Boat trip on the Chobe River, teeming with hippo, elephant and waterbirds
  • Open-sided safari drives and spotlit night drives
  • Escape the crowds on a private concession bordering Hwange National Park
  • Experience the Victoria Falls – “Mosi oa tunya – the smoke that thunders”

From US$6,500 per person sharing

Please contact us for further details