Locally run wildlife & safari vacations

Yes, there are brilliant large safari companies that have been doing their thing for years. But there are also smaller, locally run organisations that run more intimate, almost personalised trips, tying into grassroots conservation, indigenous groups and so on. From bears in Alaska to exquisite Ethiopian birdlife, whale watching off Norwegian islands to canoeing the Zambezi, locally run wildlife and safari vacations are as up close and personal as you can get.

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South Africa safari vacation, 14 days

South Africa safari vacation, 14 days

Award winning safari in South Africa
From 4,195 to 4,495 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 30 Mar, 6 Apr, 13 Apr, 20 Apr, 27 Apr, 4 May, 11 May, 18 May, 25 May, 1 Jun, 8 Jun, 15 Jun, 22 Jun, 29 Jun, 6 Jul, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 3 Aug, 10 Aug, 17 Aug, 24 Aug, 31 Aug, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 5 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct, 2 Nov
Women only safari in Tanzania

Women only safari in Tanzania

Community
From US $2,837 6 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 8 Jun, 6 Jul, 10 Aug, 7 Sep, 5 Oct
Tanzania tour with Kilimanjaro day trek

Tanzania tour with Kilimanjaro day trek

Tanzania's wildlife with Mt Kilimanjaro & Zanzibar beach
From US $2,500 to US $4,800 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Serengeti wildlife safari, Tanzania migration

Serengeti wildlife safari, Tanzania migration

Witness the wildebeest calving on the plains of Serengeti
From US $1,850 to US $4,117 6 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
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Alaska adventure holiday, salmon run

Alaska adventure holiday, salmon run

Active small group adventures in a retrofitted school bus
From US $4,880 20 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 3 Jun, 24 Jun, 15 Jul, 5 Aug
Northern Lights and wildlife vacation in Swedish Lapland

Northern Lights and wildlife vacation in Swedish Lapland

Winter glamping, wildlife, dogsledding and Northern Lights!
From 2,550 8 days ex flights
Small group travel
Uganda wildlife vacation

Uganda wildlife vacation

This you cannot miss while in Uganda -The wild and beautiful!
From US $3,600 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 3 Apr, 17 Apr, 1 May, 15 May, 29 May, 12 Jun, 26 Jun, 10 Jul, 24 Jul, 7 Aug, 21 Aug, 4 Sep, 18 Sep, 2 Oct, 16 Oct, 30 Oct, 13 Nov, 27 Nov, 11 Dec, 25 Dec
2024: 8 Jan, 22 Jan, 5 Feb, 19 Feb, 4 Mar, 18 Mar, 1 Apr, 15 Apr, 29 Apr, 13 May, 27 May, 10 Jun, 24 Jun, 8 Jul
Gorilla and game safari in Uganda

Gorilla and game safari in Uganda

The great Silver back Gorilla & wildlife all in one package!
From US $4,500 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 4 Apr, 18 Apr, 2 May, 16 May, 30 May, 13 Jun, 27 Jun, 11 Jul, 25 Jul, 8 Aug, 22 Aug, 5 Sep, 19 Sep, 3 Oct, 17 Oct, 31 Oct, 14 Nov, 28 Nov, 12 Dec, 26 Dec
2024: 9 Jan, 23 Jan, 6 Feb, 20 Feb, 5 Mar, 19 Mar, 2 Apr, 16 Apr, 30 Apr, 14 May, 28 May, 11 Jun, 25 Jun, 9 Jul
Wildlife and cultural tour to Ethiopia

Wildlife and cultural tour to Ethiopia

See wildlife in the Omo valley
From 2,455 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailormade at a time to suit you and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary. Minimum 2 people
7 day big five safari in South Africa

7 day big five safari in South Africa

7 Day Safari with wildlife conservationists
From 1,995 to 2,105 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 1 Apr, 8 Apr, 15 Apr, 22 Apr, 29 Apr, 6 May, 13 May, 20 May, 27 May, 3 Jun, 10 Jun, 17 Jun, 24 Jun, 1 Jul, 8 Jul, 15 Jul, 22 Jul, 29 Jul, 5 Aug, 12 Aug, 19 Aug, 26 Aug, 2 Sep, 9 Sep, 16 Sep, 23 Sep, 30 Sep, 7 Oct, 14 Oct, 21 Oct, 28 Oct, 4 Nov, 11 Nov, 18 Nov
Wildlife safari and beach vacation in Kenya

Wildlife safari and beach vacation in Kenya

Sweeping savannah grasslands and tropical coasts
From US $1,800 to US $3,600 11 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Tanzania on a budget, 4 day tour

Tanzania on a budget, 4 day tour

Budget safari in Tanzania
From US $1,100 to US $1,800 4 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Serengeti vacation in Tanzania, the big five

Serengeti vacation in Tanzania, the big five

The best National parks of Tanzania northern circuit
From US $1,500 to US $2,500 5 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
South Africa walking safari

South Africa walking safari

Active walking holiday Kruger Swaziland Zululand Drakensberg
From US $2,235 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 1 Apr, 13 May, 29 Jul, 5 Aug, 9 Sep, 14 Oct, 28 Oct, 9 Dec
Last minute availability on our 14 day Walking South Africa accommodated tour till April 23
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Kenya safari and Diani beach vacation

Kenya safari and Diani beach vacation

9 days bush and beach safari
From US $4,000 to US $4,500 10 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailormade at a time to suit you and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
Small group adventure holiday in Uganda

Small group adventure holiday in Uganda

Experience the fresh waters, wilderness & Jungle in Africa!
From US $2,900 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 5 Apr, 19 Apr, 3 May, 17 May, 31 May, 14 Jun, 28 Jun, 12 Jul, 26 Jul, 9 Aug, 23 Aug, 6 Sep, 20 Sep, 4 Oct, 18 Oct, 1 Nov, 15 Nov, 29 Nov, 13 Dec, 27 Dec
2024: 10 Jan, 24 Jan, 7 Feb, 21 Feb, 6 Mar, 20 Mar, 3 Apr, 17 Apr, 1 May, 15 May, 29 May, 12 Jun, 26 Jun, 10 Jul
South Africa and Swaziland safari

South Africa and Swaziland safari

Lodge safari all encompassing South Africa & Swaziland
From US $2,615 17 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 24 Jun, 22 Jul, 5 Aug, 19 Aug, 26 Aug, 16 Sep, 23 Sep, 7 Oct, 25 Nov, 2 Dec, 16 Dec, 23 Dec
Last minute availability in May on our 17 day accommodated South Africa & Swaziland safari
Nyerere NP & Mafia Island vacation

Nyerere NP & Mafia Island vacation

Safari & the jewel of the Indian Ocean
From US $2,500 to US $2,997 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Uganda culture, traditions & wildlife  vacation

Uganda culture, traditions & wildlife vacation

Uganda Gorillas, Game & Masai Mara in Kenya
From US $8,004 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 1 Apr, 15 Apr, 29 Apr, 13 May, 27 May, 10 Jun, 24 Jun, 8 Jul, 22 Jul, 5 Aug, 19 Aug, 2 Sep, 16 Sep, 30 Sep, 14 Oct, 28 Oct, 11 Nov, 25 Nov, 9 Dec
The best of Uganda, Kenya & Tanzania wildlife vacation

The best of Uganda, Kenya & Tanzania wildlife vacation

Masai Mara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro & Gorilla safari
From US $10,165 20 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Uganda & Rwanda wildlife vacation

Uganda & Rwanda wildlife vacation

The best primate & wildlife experiences across two countries
From US $4,363 to US $5,664 12 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Highlights of Uganda & Rwanda vacation

Highlights of Uganda & Rwanda vacation

Experience the wildlife, landscapes & people
From US $5,109 to US $6,696 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Rwanda bird watching vacation and gorilla trek

Rwanda bird watching vacation and gorilla trek

Birding and gorillas in Rwanda's important birding areas
From US $5,791 to US $7,168 11 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Rwanda primate vacation, 6 days

Rwanda primate vacation, 6 days

Gorilla, Chimp, Colobus and Golden Monkey trekking in Rwanda
From US $3,951 to US $4,667 6 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Best of Rwanda safari, 12 days

Best of Rwanda safari, 12 days

Explore Rwanda's beautiful nature in 2 weeks
From US $5,785 to US $7,121 10 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Rwanda primate safari, 8 days

Rwanda primate safari, 8 days

Experience the primates of Rwanda on this uncrushed safari
From US $18,236 to US $23,528 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Uganda luxury safari and gorilla trek

Uganda luxury safari and gorilla trek

Luxury Uganda gorilla trekking and wildlife safari
From US $8,739 to US $10,100 10 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
India tiger safari holiday, Satpura & Pench

India tiger safari holiday, Satpura & Pench

Visit the National Parks of Satpura and Pench
From 2,450 9 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
8 day wildlife tour of Uganda

8 day wildlife tour of Uganda

Track Uganda's primates in the tropical forest
From US $3,061 to US $3,898 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Gorilla and chimp trekking vacation in Uganda

Gorilla and chimp trekking vacation in Uganda

Responsible primate tracking in the forests of Uganda
From US $5,684 to US $6,304 6 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
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