Although we specialise in tailor-made individual holidays, we do appreciate that there are people who prefer to travel as part of a small group. Featured below are a selection of quality small group safaris (and information on specialist ‘photography’ workshops) which operate on a scheduled departure basis. These have been specifically chosen because they offer a fantastic itinerary and are run by very good companies. We have given a brief description and specific costs for the departures listed (click on the safari name for a more detailed itinerary). For further information, please contact us.
Northern Highlights is a 10 day safari using serviced mobile tented camps operated by Letaka Safaris – visits the Moremi, Khwai, Savuti and Chobe River areas. Maximum 9 participants per safari.
2015 prices vary from £1800.00 to £3175.00. NO single supplement (Maun to Kasane or v/v – flights extra, please speak to us).
2015 Departure Dates (ex Maun or Kasane): May 20; Jun 01, 25; Jul 06 (both directions), 09, 13, 16, 30; Aug 03, 10 (both directions), 17, 21, 25, 28 (both directions); Sep 01, 08, 18, 22, 25, 29 (both directions); Oct 06, 13, 16, 23, 27 (both directions); Nov 03, 07, 10, 13, 17 (both directions), and 24.
Photographic Workshop with Letaka Safaris are hosted by James Gifford and Steve Stockhall, the authors of ‘Wildlife in Botswana: A practical guide’. Get the most out of your camera on these personalized 10 day safaris which cater for just 6 participants. The safari visits the Moremi, Khwai and Savuti areas, spending three nights in each.
2015 Departure Dates (ex Maun): 11 June, 13 November Price: £3200.00 per person
Gorilla Express is a 6 day safari suitable for those short on time but wanting to see the mountain gorilla. The itinerary includes the first night in Entebbe, 3 at the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest with two opportunities for gorilla trekking, and a final night in Queen Elizabeth National Park before returning to Entebbe by air.
2015 Price: £ 1790.00 per person sharing (single supplement £ 390.00) PLUS trekking permits (US$600.00 for each gorilla permit). International flights and any pre/post tour accommodation extra.
2015 Departure Dates (ex Entebbe): May 27; Jun 28; July 12 and 26; Aug 07 and 23; Sep 04 and 18; Oct 30; Nov 13.
Classical Uganda is a 10 day safari staying in lodges and permanent camps visiting the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest with two opportunities for gorilla trekking, Queen Elizabeth National Park, and the Kibale Forest for chimpanzee trekking.
2015 Price: £ 3295.00 per person sharing (single supplement £ 595.00) PLUS trekking permits (US$600.00 for each gorilla permit, US$50.00 for chimp trekking in Kyambura if required, and US$150.00 for chimp trekking in Kibale). Flights and any pre/post tour accommodation extra.
2015 Departure Dates (ex Entebbe): May 27; Jun 28; July 26; Aug 07, 23; Sep 04 and 18; Oct 30; Nov 13.
Guided Photography Groups
We also work closely with a number of professional photographers who offer their own small groups departures concentrating on wildlife photography. If this is of interest, please click the links to go through to their specific websites. These include:
Peter Smart Photography, Photographers on Safari, Richard Costin Wildlife Photography, Martin Fowkes Wild Photography, Bob Brind-Surch Natures Photos and Enlightened Photographic Safaris with Trai Anfield
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