Unique, unforgettable, amazing...one of the ultimate experiences in the world - an elephant back safari in Africa ...!
ELEPHANT BACK SAFARIS IN SOUTH AFRICA & BOTSWANA
Appreciate nature by experiencing the African bush from an elephant's perspective - walking besides them or riding high allows you to get close to the animals. There is no better way of interacting with the wilderness and wildlife of Africa than on an African elephant back safari. Generally the game is not aware of your presence as you gently 'float' through the wilds of Africa in the company of Africa's finest travelling companions.
An elephant back safari is more than just learning about and becoming familiar with one of Africa's most stately, intelligent mammals - the African Elephant. It is a luxurious adventure of relaxed interaction with the herd, enjoying the wilds of Africa and getting aquainted with these gentle giants in a meaningful way.
Close interaction with the elephants and their grooms are possible as days are spent riding, walking or swimming with the elephants. After your elephant back safari experience you will take away memories that will stay with you forever.
AN AFRICAN ELEPHANT BACK SAFARI IN SOUTH AFRICA
THE CAMP - Camp Jabulani, Kruger area, South Africa
This unique and absolutely wonderful Afrian elephant experience is combined with a luxurious and beautiful camp in the exclusive, 13 000ha Kapama Private Game Reserve in South Africa. The camp is named after Jabulani - one of the African elephants that was raised by the Hoedspruit Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre.
At Camp Jabulani you indulge in a luxury experience like no other, with this distinctive safari for those wanting the best of the best… Each suite is discreetly tended by a personal butler to take care of guests’ every need. Accommodation consists of 6 ultra luxurious suites with en-suite bathrooms, double vanity, private deck and plunge pool, lounge with fireplace, air conditioning and ceiling fans as well as a victorian bath, an outside shower and mini bar. A gym and masseuse service is also available for those wanting additional pampering. experience complete. Lavish champagne breakfasts, traditional bush dinners with mouthwatering South African fare, formal-plated dinners with crystal and silver, riverbed culinary adventures, delicate tea-settings, and many other opportunities for guests to tempt more than their taste buds. Every meal an occasion and bush cuisine at its best.
Other activities at Camp Jabulani includes game drives, clay pigeon shooting, nature walks, picnics and boat trips.
This African elephant back safari in South Africa is an unforgettable experience!
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AN AFRICAN ELEPHANT BACK SAFARI IN BOTSWANA
THE CAMP - Abu Camp, Okavango Delta, Botswana
Abu Camp is situated on the western side of the Delta. Set in half a million acres of private concession, this tranquil shady corner of heaven is in a pristine wilderness, threaded by crystal waters. Surrounded by open grasslands, island sanctuaries and the papyrus-fringed channels, which make this part of Africa unique, Abu Camp is the perfect spot from which to explore the mysteries and magnificence of this ancient land.
Guests at Abu Camp are invited to share with the resident African elephant family what is, without doubt, the ultimate African elephant education safari. The elephant experiences offer many magical moments including the interacting with the resident herd of eight African elephants – as well as with the herds of wildlife in the area. Abu Camp also offers game drives, night drives, walks and mokoro (dug out canoe) safaris – as well as the most intimate elephant learning experience in Africa.
Abu Camp's atmosphere is that of ultimate luxury created for only ten guests. A ratio of four staff to each guest ensures the best of attention and service. Accommodation is in luxurious custom-designed tents, raised on teak decking and overlooking a lagoon. The tents, described as Bedouin influence meets the African bush, have fully zipped entrances, and roll down canvas on the windows. All the tents are beautifully and individually furnished with mahogany four-poster beds or antique sleigh beds. Each tent has an en-suite bathroom complete with copper or porcelain baths, shower and flush toilet. Every tent has a different style but all reflect the very high standard that defines Abu Camp.
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COMBINATION SAFARIS TO YOUR ELEPHANT BACK SAFARI
Combine your elephant back safari with:
· Luxury Rail Journey
Step aboard one of the world's most luxurious trains - begin a journey to southern Africa's most spectacular destinations. A truly world-class travel experience. Step aboard the wood-panelled coaches - classics remodelled and refurbished to mint condition - and enjoy fine cuisine in five-star luxury as some of the most varied scenery imaginable unfolds beyond the windows. Recapture the romance and atmosphere of a by-gone era, when privileged travellers experienced the magic and mystery of Africa in a relaxed and elegant fashion.
In a series of journeys lasting from 24 hours to a fortnight, the Pride of Africa links some of Africa's greatest destinations from Cape Town at the tip of Africa to Dar-Es-Salaam in Tanzania, from scenic splendours as diverse as the game reserves of Mpumalanga to the Victoria Falls, from the desert landscapes of Namibia and the stark beauty of the Karoo to the lush canefields of KwaZulu-Natal and the magnificent Garden Route along the Cape South Coast.
· Luxury Helicopter Safaris
Allow us to take you on a journey of discovery and awe-inspiring scenes around southern Africa by helicopter while staying at exclusive luxury lodges and hotels situated in pristine areas of southern Africa! Travelling by helicopter offers you the opportunity to experience Africa in a unique way. Flying 10 feet above the waves, spotting whale sharks and dolphins, then turning inland, over sand forests, grasslands and mangroves, skimming over the ever-changing landscapes of southern Africa to the mountain peaks of the Drakensberg are but a few of the unique experiences possible by helicopter. This is an exhilirating experience, tailor made to suit your every need.
From the comfort of your private helicopter, you have your own pilot/ guide to take you on a journey of a lifetime. Our pilots are not only experienced professionals, but they also share in our passion for Africa, it’s people, the wildlife and the conservation of this beautiful place...
· Spas and Hydros
Relax at a health spa for a rejuvenating and refreshing after-safari treatment!
· Tropical beach destinations
Laze around on the beach, soaking up the African sun…
We look forward to making your dreams a reality!
AFRICAN ELEPHANT BACK SAFARIS IN BOTSWANA AND SOUTH AFRICA