Samara Private Reserve just got groovy with a Milky Way Star Bed.. Africa does treehouses, sleepouts and star beds better than anywhere in the world. It’s a whopping claim and one we stand by. So it’s no big surprise we love sharing news when a new treehouse, sleepout or star bed opens in Africa… Here it is ladies and gents,
There’s only one O – Odzala! And I bet you’ve not heard of it before? Think adventure, eco travel, off the beaten track, rainforests, gorillas, elephants, rivers and more… Many of you who know Jonathon and Danica here at Encompass Africa will understand their passion for adventure, wildlife and true wilderness. With a focus on Sub-Saharan Africa [countries below the
Welcome to one of our favourite new safari camp gems! This one has real character. Allow us to introduce you. Sable Alley is in the Khwai Private Reserve and just a stone’s throw from the world famous Moremi Game Reserve. The camp overlooks a lagoon that’s connected to the Khwai River, a major water source for wildlife in the area.
Thanks to our friends at The Bushcamp Company, we bring a video that sheds great light on the joy and beauty of a Walking Safari. What makes it so special being out in the African bush on foot? Watch the video to find out. The Bushcamp Company offers outstanding walking safari holiday experiences in Mfuwe National Park and they
As of 01 December 2016 the Zambian Government introduced four new taxes which will affect the cost of airline tickets as well as certain Zambian ground handling services. These new taxes were introduced with no prior warning and include:- • Passenger Safety Charge on flights • Civil Aviation Authority ‘Safety & Navigation’ fee • VAT on transportation of tourists not
For anyone wanting to escape to Tanzania for a true wilderness experience, we have just the place for you. Opening in September 2017, Asilia’s newest camp Jabali Ridge is the perfect place for an exclusive and secluded safari experience. Jabali Ridge Located in the stunning Ruaha National Park, this sophisticated new camp is an intimate affair with just 10 luxury
If Namibia is on your bucketlist and if you travel with conservation in mind, we would LOVE to introduce you to the country’s newest property called //Huab Under Canvas Camp. This fantastic Namibia safari camp is set in the gorgeous Damaraland region and has been designed in an effort to help protect the desert adapted black rhino population which, like
A new Kenya safari camp opens 1 February 2017 in the remote wilderness of northern Kenya and it’s all about black rhino tracking on foot – Saruni Rhino. This is East Africa’s only black rhino tracking experience on foot and it takes place in Sera Community Conservancy, vast and untouched 350,000 hectare wilderness. With two elegant open stone cottages,
We love photographic safaris and sometimes, guests don’t want long periods with photographers but intensive workshops over a few days. Introducing Mark Gee, international award winning photographer and his Art of Day and Night Africa Photography Tours. Check out his website here [Mark Gee] This is a very unique 2 day and 2 night photographic adventure for a select few.
We are so proud of our guests Alex and Ash who have loved their time in Africa so much that they have set up a wonderful initiative that benefits kids in need in Kenya. Charles and Olivia This is about using your daily routine to make a difference. So if you purchase a bamboo toothbrush, one is donated to a