NOW is the right time to get over the Covid - 19 lockdowns and restrictions and go on safari!
It is without doubt the best and safest vacation imaginable with wide open spaces and social distancing!
Fancy escaping to the pristine African wilderness? We know the feeling ... Africa is in our blood and we know how time under her endless skies is healing and rejuvenating for the soul.
Now is the time to tick those bucket-list trips you've been dreaming of. Together with our valued partners we have secured incredible specials to pass onto you. These include hugely discounted wildlife permits granted by various national tourism and wildlife authorities for a very limited period!
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Tshwene Lodge is a secluded oasis of romantic suites perched along the rugged valley of the Taaibos River. It offers peace and tranquility for those seeking to get away from it all. The five strategically positioned suites all offer privacy amongst a canopy of trees while affording intimate views of the valley below and the hills beyond.
The main facilities include a wellness spa, two lounges, pool, indoor and outdoor dining areas set on a huge wooden patio with magnificent views. All meals are prepared by our local chef for a deliciously authentic experience.
15,000ha Big Five game reserve adjacent to the Greater Kruger National Park and the Selati Game Reserve, the country’s prime big game region. Abelana Game Reserve has a 10km stretch of the semi-perennial Selati River in its northern section, as well as numerous other seasonal watercourses. Abelana River Lodge This stylish, newly rebuilt 20-room lodge offers spectacular views over the Selati River, home to a plethora of wildlife such as hippo and crocodile and a variety of bird species .
An added attraction is Abelana Horse Safaris based at Abelana Safari Camp accommodating eight guests in five Meru-style tents. As well as being environmentally friendly, being on horseback often provides excellent, up-close game sightings as horse and riders are perceived by wildlife to be part of the landscape and non-threatening.
The camp is located in an elevated position overlooking a large watering hole below the camp’s expansive viewing deck.
Gondwana Private Game Reserve. Less than a four-hour drive from Cape Town International Airport, along South Africa’s scenic Garden Route. The 11,000-hectare private game park offers a distinctive and luxurious malaria-free Safari destination with free-roaming Big 5 Safari Animals, as well as herds of wildlife including eland, giraffe, hippo, cheetah and zebra can be seen with awe-inspiring views of the Langeberg and Outeniqua Mountains . Expert Game Rangers, and an array of activities including Mountain Biking, Hikes, Africology spa treatments, and a Junior Ranger program are on offer. Take an active role in Wildlife Conservation - enroll in the new Tented Eco Camp Program throughout this 3 or 5-night program you will engage in activities vital to ensuring the welfare of the wildlife and vegetation in the Park. You will try your hand at being a Game Ranger and experience the ultimate bush getaway deep in the heart of the reserve .
Shamwari (meaning “my friend” in Shona) Private Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape, South Africa – home to the coveted Big 5 and luxurious experiences.
Shamwari comprises of 6 luxury lodges and 1 explorer camp, two different education and rehabilitation facilities and employs over 325 local staff.
The land and buildings have been restored to its rightful state with the stunning Eastern Cape fauna and flora of yesteryear and the reserve flourishes with wildlife
Interactive safari game drives take place in the tranquil moods of sunrise and sunset. Survey the areas, witness the birds of prey or spot one of the Big 5 from the comfort and safety of our open game viewing vehicles.
Our rangers and guides are passionate about wildlife and knowledgeable in their respective fields of expertise. Expect to take away new insights, an appreciation for Africa, and an unforgettable experience.
Jaci’s Safari Lodge and Jaci’s Tree Lodge invite guests to safari in style. Jaci’s prides itself on its specialized safari experiences, South African inspired cuisine and outdoor starlit dining.
We offer our guests nothing but the best bush adventures, tailored to their needs. Whether you’re looking for a family-friendly holiday in the wild, an epic Big Five expedition, or a romantic safari for two.
Pafuri is arguably one of the most scenically beautiful and diverse wilderness areas in the Kruger National Park. This 26,500ha concession, belonging to the Makuleke people, boasts nearly 80% of the Kruger Park’s biodiversity. Immerse yourself in the beauty, splendor and stillness.
The Outpost's awarded architecture accommodates 24 guests in 12 stand-alone luxury spaces cantilevered over the Luvuvhu river valley – connected to the central lodge area by a raised walkway. Enjoy 180˚ views of the African wilderness and fall asleep to the open-air sounds of the African night.
“We are often asked ‘what sets Angama Mara apart?’ Well, we don’t strive to be different for different’s sake – we strive to do our utmost to give guests what they come to us for: give them the safari of their dreams, show them Africa’s great animals, serve them delicious food and take care of them every minute of every day that they spend with us. It’s really as simple as that.” Nicky Fitzgerald, CEO of Angama Mara
What to do!
SAFARIS Game drives at Angama Mara are planned according to what the guests would like to do as there is no set programme.
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WALKING SAFARIS Guests have access to over a huge tract of wilderness along the Siria Escarpment. Escorted by a Maasai naturalist guide, walks can be as long or short as guests prefer.
“Our purpose is to provide an impeccable safari experience that distils the sophistication of simplicity right down to its very essence. Stare at the fire, listen to the birds, read, take a nap, relax in the red rocker, watch the sun set, cook over the coals; breathe the fresh air, try and count the stars, and share many stories. Our wish is for our guests to experience an overwhelming sense of ‘this is all mine’.” Nicky Fitzgerald, Owner of Angama Mara
An intimate sole-use light-footprint movable camp set in the Mara surrounded by the astounding year-round wildlife • Set in the heart of the mega herds during the months of the annual Migration • Pitched on private camp sites deep in the remote wilderness areas of the Mara
Angama Amboseli, an intimate lodge in the heart of the 5,700-acre private Kimana Sanctuary and the shadows of Mount Kilimanjaro (Kili). Set within a forest of towering fever trees where some of Africa’s last Super Tuskers roam — elephants with tusks so large they sweep along the ground as they walk — Angama Amboseli is a gentle start or finish to any East African safari.
With exclusive traversing rights and unrestricted game viewing, days move at your own pace. Wake up in the early hours of the morning for a ‘pyjama safari’ when the views of Kili are at their best, or enjoy a lovely sleep-in, stepping onto your private deck to enjoy a cup of Kenyan coffee surrounded by the Sanctuary’s abundant wildlife.
Unwind under vast African skies, in some of the few last expanses of true wilderness and arguably the best game viewing areas on the continent. From untouched Tarangire, to the world famous Serengeti and Ngorongoro National Parks, with a visit to Lake Manyara, this safari is run at a leisurely pace, allowing ample time to discover the wild spirit of Tanzania. Our guides, who are amongst the very best in Tanzania, are experienced professionals who are committed to ensuring optimal game-viewing throughout your safari, while prioritising your comfort and safety. Our camps and vehicles are designed with you in mind. In our specially customised, extended land cruisers the windows are enlarged and the roof height raised to allow ease of photography and game-viewing through the 360 degree view hatches, with plenty of room to stretch your legs.
The Great Wildebeest Migration is the largest animal migration in the world. Every year, wildebeest, zebra, and gazelle migrate in a clockwise direction across the ecosystems of the Serengeti (Tanzania) and the Masai Mara.Relax with three full days in the Serengeti, home to more than three million large mammals spread over vast endless plains. It is here that we may encounter the fascinating spectacle of the annual wildebeest migration, where one and a quarter million wildebeest trek in columns of up to forty kilometres long in search of grazing, drawing with them their predators and numerous other species of game.
Searching for endangered Mountain Gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, chimpanzee tracking in Kyambura Gorge, multiple game drives in Queen Elizabeth National Park with its amazing selection of wildlife – including tree climbing lions, and an optional visit to Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary on the beautiful Lake Victoria are just some of the very best reasons to visit Uganda. With luxury accommodation, professional guides and custom made safari vehicles – this eight day safari through the Pearl of Africa is really something special.