Experiencing a typical day on safari in Africa. We visit nThambo Tree Camp for the utmost in eco-friendly luxury, with tranquility and relaxation guaranteed.
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Going on safari. Few travel experiences sound as exotic and magnificent as going on safari. Sure, you will see amazing animals in their native, wild habitats. You’ll come face to face with animals big and small that you’ve only heard about or seen on wildlife specials on TV. In Africa, you’ll see the big 5 of lions, elephant, Cape buffalo, leopard, and rhinoceros. You’ll spot long-necked giraffes on the plains. And maybe you’ll even come close to a hippo.
But going on safari is about more than incredible animals. You’ll experience breathtakingly beautiful sunsets and the sundowner culture – a kind of a happy hour in the wild. Your local guides will teach you not only about animals, but also the heritage and culture of local people and tribes. And you’ll have the time alone with your thoughts, which is something that is rare in this fast-paced world. Safaris are a magical experience!
Long before the days of Land Rovers with padded seats, Africa was experienced on foot. Men would hike for days or weeks deep into “The Bush” for close encounters with fearsome beasts. The animals of the Big Five received that honor because they were the most dangerous to hunt on foot. Today, by leaving the
At the top of many people’s bucket lists is going on safari in Africa. Planning a South Africa safari can be a daunting experience that is confusing, expensive and time-consuming. But it doesn’t have to be!
Many people who go to Africa are focused on Big Five safari. And it’s true that each of the animals are amazing to see. However, during our safari experience, we were surprised that the animals were just one part of an amazing journey.