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Guided game drives through Africa's best game parks; Maasai Mara / Serengeti: endless plains; Snows of Kilimanjaro from Kenya's Amboseli Park; Ngorongoro Crater: natural wonder; Great Rift Valley; Exotic spice island of Zanzibar
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Prices are in US Dollars (USD), before taxes (if applicable) - All pricing reflects per-person Land Only expenses, however, we can book flights from virtually every city. Please call us for an air quote.
|Start Date||End Date||Price||More Info|
|Thu 28 May 2015||Tue 16 Jun 2015||$7860|
|Fri 03 Jul 2015||Wed 22 Jul 2015||$7860|
|Thu 17 Sep 2015||Tue 06 Oct 2015||$7660|
|Fri 30 Oct 2015||Wed 18 Nov 2015||$7660|
|Mon 21 Dec 2015||Sat 09 Jan 2016||$8060|
|Fri 15 Jan 2016||Wed 03 Feb 2016||$7660|
|Fri 12 Feb 2016||Wed 02 Mar 2016||$7660|
|Thu 26 May 2016||Tue 14 Jun 2016||$7860|
|Fri 01 Jul 2016||Wed 20 Jul 2016||$7860|
|Thu 15 Sep 2016||Tue 04 Oct 2016||$7660|
|Fri 28 Oct 2016||Wed 16 Nov 2016||$7660|
|Wed 21 Dec 2016||Mon 09 Jan 2017||$8060|
Optional Single Supplement: $1570 (number of singles limited).
This tour may require a mandatory single supplement charge of $790, if twin-sharing accommodation is unavailable.
Kenya and Tanzania are destinations without equal in the realm of safari travel, since both lay claim to several national reserves and wildlife parks that enjoy international acclaim for their scope, beauty and abounding nature. We get our fill of the remarkable natural environments of these two first-rate tour destinations with visits to world-famous conservation areas -- Ol Pejeta Conservancy and Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya; Ngorongoro Conservation Area and the place that has become synonymous with the term safari: Serengeti National Park in Tanzania -- wherein we see huge arrays of teeming wildlife and we balance exploration of nature with cultural discovery of East Africa. In parks and reserves, we see, to name but a few, lions, leopards, buffalo, cheetahs, elephants, giraffes, rhinos, hippos, plains game and hundreds of species of bird; we learn about and appreciate the man-made world by spending time in coffee and tea plantations, visiting museums, investigating archaeological excavation sites, stopping in at colonial villages and attending bustling bazaars. Ending our adventure on a high note, we head to the island paradise of Zanzibar to wander the winding alleys, see grand mosques and Arab houses and embark on a fascinating spice tour.
Brian P. (Edmonton, AB, CA)
All of the Safaris were excellent. I really wouldn t change the itinerary or the included excursions. The local guides were all wonderful and very professional. All the meals were good to very good. Our guide was a wonderful tour leader and ambassador.
Carolyn B. (Orillia, ON, CA)
Our guide has an amazing depth of knowledge about any aspect we asked about. The animals, plants, history, anthropology, politics or just about things like the roads in either country. He was interesting to listen to,
Hans P. (Toronto, ON, CA)
The game drives and lodges were really excellent and I will always remember this trip fondly.
James G. (Winnipeg, MB, CA)
The guides in Kenya and Tanzania were excellent. Wonderful trip. Saw all the animals I expected plus many more. Guides were very skilful in knowing were to look and avoiding getting stuck in the mud.
Linda D. (Moorpark, CA, US)
Our guide had to be one of AAs very best guides. Friendly and interested in the lives of his passengers, he took into account the needs of individuals without compromising the group. Would I travel with him again? In a heartbeat! The driver-guides were very knowledgeable. All of the game drives were highly enjoyable. Loved, loved, loved our balloon ride at Mara. This was an adventure of a lifetime and far exceeded my expectations for animal (and bird) viewing.
Margaret M. (Salmon Arm, BC, CA)
My dream vacation come true. Saw every animal several times over and am so glad I had the opportunity to finally do this trip.
Pat T. (Parksville, BC, CA)
Could not fault our guide in any way she went out of her way to make our trip a very very memorable experience. The fact that she was local was good as could answer any questions or concerns. Could not have improved on our guide.
Philip Z. (Richond, BC, CA)
Excellent. Great accommodation. Great game viewing. Saw the big 5 many times over. Got a good feel for the land and the people. Our guide had an excellent knowledge of Kenyan and East Africa history and current affairs. A knowledge I appreciated. All our drivers were excellent however John NDICHU, our Kenyan driver was a real joy to have met. A wonderful personality and made a great effort to teach us the local language and customs. John also had a great knowledge of the plants and animals.
Sandra J. (Winnipeg, MB, CA)
Our guide made us feel at home along way from home. I was always confident in his abilities regardless of the situation. He made the trip extra special.
Sharon Z. (Saskatoon, SK, CA)
Our guide was an excellent tour leader. He made sure you knew what was going to happen that day or the next. He was very good at managing all the different personalities.
Trallee D. (Pender Island, BC, CA)
Our guide was the ideal guide. He is well organized, patient, knowledgeable, friendly, good humoured, personable, with an eye to detail and planning ahead. I felt I was treated as a member of his family - with respect and caring.
Valerie R. (Coquitlam, BC, CA)
He (Tour Leader) was very friendly, informative, patient, helpful and always had a smile on his face. Went out of his way to go above and beyond to make sure everyone was satisfied. We found out he was also very adventurous as he came horseback riding with us.
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