The classic ways to see wildlife is in specially adapted 9 seat, 4×4 safari vehicles (Land Rovers or Land Cruisers) driven by an expert local guide. The vehicle enables greater distances to be covered in comfort whilst also, by virtue of the tiered seating, giving you a raised view of your surroundings.
Boating – safari boats in Africa come in many shapes and sizes, from the mekoros (dug out canoes) found in Botswana through to the more recognisable Canadian style canoes of Zimbabwe’s Mana Pools. Here though we are really talking about the outboard engine powered examples, usually seating a maximum of 8-10 guests and often found […]
Birding – for keen bird watchers (as opposed to ‘twitchers’, Africa is a paradise waiting to be discovered. With its vast range of biomes, from desert through to tropical rain-forest supporting a huge number of bird species. Endemics such as the Pel’s fishing owl, the African skimmer, southern ground hornbill and wattled crane can be […]