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African Small Group Safaris


  Enjoy a safari geared towards the 40+ traveller with a sense of adventure!
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The safari's are personally escorted by Andy Kibby - a New Zealander with over 25 years experience leading African safaris.  He is dedicated to providing travellers with the very best possible experience whilst on tour - offering a chance to see the true heart of this vast and beautiful place he loves so much.  His infatuation for Africa - its natural wonder, its amazing wildlife and its beautiful people - is utterly infectious for all who journey with him.
An opportunity to see & photograph the "Big 5" in the wild: elephant, lion, leopard, rhino, cape buffalo  .. not to mention giraffes, zebras, gorillas, chimpanzees, hippo, crocodile, cheetah, baboon, wildebeest, impala, warthog, antelope and an amazing range of birdlife.

Your adventure starts here .....
  2019 Bonus Offer
Book & pay in full 6 months prior to safari departure and receive complimentary ONE night's accommodation, dinner & breakfast
* Only available pre-safari at hotel nominated by The Safari Company in room type normally used by them.
* Dinner to a maximum amount of USD30 per person ~ Hotel buffet breakfast


 ** 2018 itinerary changes  **
Due to a large increase in the Gorilla Permit cost in Rwanda, the gorillas will now be viewed in a neighbouring country.
Final itineraries/costs are not yet confirmed, but departure and return dates will remain the same as those
given in our 2018 brochure.

 2018 Gorillas & Game Parks
18 nights | 2 departures

Uganda - Rwanda - Kenya
** 2018 departure: 09 - 27 Sep 2 SEATS LEFT


  Game Parks & Beaches
13 nights

Kenya - Tanzania
2018 departure: 15 - 28 Aug SOLD OUT
2018 departure: 26 Sep - 9 Oct 6 SEATS LEFT

  Kenya, Tanzania & Zanzibar
18 nights
Kenya - Tanzania

2018 departure: 21 Oct - 10 Nov (no camping)

2019 Gorillas & Game Parks
19 nights | 3 departures

09 - 28 June
21 Jul - 09 Aug
8 - 27 Sep

  2019 Game Parks & Beaches
13 Nights | 3 departures
27 Jun - 10 Jul
8 - 21 Aug
26 Sep - 9 Oct

Gorillas, Game Parks & Beaches
30 nights
Uganda - Rwanda - Kenya - Tanzania

** 2018 departure: 09 Sep - 09 Oct


2019 Gorillas, Game Parks & Beaches
31 Nights | 3 departures

09 June - 10 July
21 July - 21 August
08 September - 09 October

  2019 Southern Explorer
23 nights | 1 departure

05 - 27 May

  2019 Chimpanzee, Wildlife & Beaches
25 nights | 1 departure


18 October - 12 November

Please note Park Fees can increase at any time without notice.
Itineraries may change at any time due to local conditions. 
Please see full Africa Safari terms & conditions (below)
terms and conditions

Some of the many highlights of your time on safari with us - in addition to the Big 5 game spotting (lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo & rhino), meeting and interacting with the locals, taking fabulous photos and enjoying the stunning scenery, will be visits to:

KENYA: Sweetwaters Game Reserve, Nakuru NP, Lake Naivasha, Masai Mara, Nairobi
TANZANIA: Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti NP, Mt Kilimanjaro, Zanzibar
UGANDA: Kampala, Lake Nyabikere, Kibale Forest, Queen Elizabeth NP, Lake Bunyoni
RWANDA: Gorilla Trekking, Kigali,
BOTSWANA: Kalahari, Okavango Delta, Chobe National Park
NAMIBIA: Caprivi Strip, Etosha NP

Accommodation is an exciting mix of camping, permanent tents (with wooden floors & beds), chalets, cottages, bandas, lodges and hotels.
On our safari's you will experience a mixture of experiences such as game drives, lake cruises, interaction with the local population, visits to farms, schools & coffee plantations, balanced with that all important free time and time for souvenir shopping - all the time accompanied by an experienced driver/guide and camp cook whilst travelling in a fully equipped safari vehicle.
Included in your Safari tour package is road tolls, vehicle taxes and entry fees to National & Game Parks.

All you need to do is contact you travel agent to arrange your international flights, inoculations, visa's and travel insurance!

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