Big game, bigger adventure. Whether you’re bringing your rifle or your camera, you better be ready to shoot. See the majestic and powerful creatures that roam the plains and deserts of Africa. Guided and group safaris offer first-timers an authentic safari experience with less risks but all of the excitement. Gear up and get out.
Explore Southern Africa
12 DAYS – CAPE TOWN TO VICTORIA FALLS
On this extraordinary adventure through southern Africa, journey from glittering Cape Town to the vast wilderness of Kruger National Park—home of the legendary “big five”. Visit Soweto township, where Nelson Mandela once lived; enjoy a homemade dinner with a local family in a Zimbabwean village; and witness the awe-inspiring beauty of Victoria Falls, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
June 1, 6, 8, 15 $4999
June 20, 22, 25, 27 July 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25 $5199
Aug 3, 8, 10, 17, 22, 24, 29 $5199
Sept 3, 5, 7, 10, 11, 14, 17, 18, 19, 21, 26,28 $5199
Oct 1, 3, 5, 8, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26, 31 $5199
Nov 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, Dec 5, 7 $4999
Dec 12, 14, 19, $5199
Dec 21, 26 $5499
KENYA: A CLASSIC SAFARI
9 DAY TOUR FROM NAIROBI TO NAIROBI
When’s the last time you laughed like a hyena? Pack your khakis, greys, and greens and get ready for the ride of your life—or rides, rather! This classic African safari vacation packs in 10 game drives to see lion, leopard, zebra, giraffe, and countless other creatures of Kenya’s most famous national parks and wildlife reserves. Come face to face with adventure in custom-made 6-person 4-wheel-drive safari vehicles manned by expert safari guides. Take in the best views of the “Big 5,” the Samburu “Special 5,” and every impala, ostrich, and gazelle in between—all in their natural habitats. Need to slow down and put on the brakes? Sumptuous safari lodges and comfortable tented camps, breakfast in the bush, and late day sundowner drinks present the perfect opportunities to rest near the rhinos, raise a mimosa to the monkeys, and say cheers to the cheetahs. Just try to camouflage your excitement.
July 6 $6533
June 15 $6361
July 20, Aug 10, 24, 31 $7081
Sept 14, 21, Oct 5 $6511
Jan 18, Feb 1, 8 $6861
Park entrance fees of $711 per person are included.
SPLENDORS OF SOUTH AFRICA & VICTORIA FALLS
12 DAY TOUR FROM CAPE TOWN TO JOHANNESBURG
Want the lion’s share of colorful cities, private game reserves, natural wonders, and wondrous wildlife? Point your compass south for the diverse and enchanting sights of South Africa and Zimbabwe. The glorious panoramas from Cape Town’s Table Mountain and the candy-colored streets of its Bo-Kaap neighborhood set the stage for the sweet sights to come. Six open-air private game reserve drives near Kruger National Park offer a fascinating glimpse of up to 42 mammal species and 350 bird species. Keep your eyes peeled for the “Big 5”—lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, and Cape buffalo—before branching out in Johannesburg. Here, you’ll explore Soweto, the city’s largest township, including the former home of Nelson Mandela and the most significant sites of the anti-apartheid movement. Your South Africa vacation crescendos at Victoria Falls, called Mosi-oa-Tunya (the smoke that thunders) on the Zambezi River. Twice the height of Niagara Falls, this breathtaking waterfall spanning the border of Zimbabwe and Zambia offers twice the photo ops.
March 6, 20, $8016
April 17, May 29, June 12, 19, 26 July 10, 17, 24, 31 Aug 14 $7717
Aug 21, 28, Sept 4, 11, 18, 25 $7987
Oct 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Nov 6, 13, 27 $7987
Jan 8, 22, Feb 5, 19, March 4, 19 $8417
TANZANIA: THE SERENGETI & BEYOND
9 DAY TOUR FROM ARUSHA TO ARUSHA
Featuring exhilarating game drives through grasslands, woodlands, and swamplands—plus distinctive safari lodges and tented camps that blend into the living landscape, this Africa vacation was designed for those who like to take a walk—or a nap—on the wild side. Game drives through Tarangire, Lake Manyara, and Serengeti National Parks—as well as the vast, volcanic Ngorongoro Crater—offer an opportunity for up-close views of the “Big 5” (lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, and Cape buffalo) as well as countless other majestic creatures. As you explore these mesmerizing parks, prepare to see zebra grazing, hippo bathing, elephants trumpeting and, if luck is on your side, cheetah sprinting. Marvel at Maasai Warriors jumping in celebration of life. There’s lots to fall in love with on this timeless Tanzania safari, including morning mimosas and sundowner drinks in the bush as you quench your thirst for knowledge and adventure.
March 2 $7067
June 8 $7825 July 13, Aug 17 , Sept 14, 28, Oct 12 $8295
Jan 18, Feb 8 $8685
March 1 $7425
Park entrance fees of $610 per person are included.
KENYA & TANZANIA: THE SAFARI EXPERIENCE
14 DAY TOUR FROM NAIROBI TO ARUSHA
Africa conjures up dreamy images of mystical mountains, savanna grasslands, and endless plains, but for the adventure seeker, it’s where the wild things are. The “Big 5”—lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, and Cape buffalo await you on this ultimate safari through East Africa. Featuring unique lodges and tented camps, custom-made 4-wheel-drive safari vehicles, and exclusive meals in the bush, this Kenya and Tanzania tour promises larger than life experiences and countless memories. You’ll savor the unique terrain and wildlife at seven renowned national parks, reserves, and conservancies, including the famous Maasai Mara National Reserve, and the vast, volcanic Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Beyond sightings of the “Big 5,” be on the lookout for cheetah, wildebeest, crocodile, hippo, and rhino. On the tamer side, you’ll also enjoy a visit to the Sweetwaters Chimpanzee Sanctuary as well as the endearing experience of meeting the local children at a primary school in Karatu.
June 12 $11,022 July 3 $11,782
July 17, Aug 7, 14, 21, 28 Sept 4 $12,252
Sept 11 $11882 Sept 18, Oct 1 $11,782
Park entrance fees of $1,194 per person are included.