Africa with Wilderness Safaris
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Explorations with Wilderness Safaris
Date: Jun 18, 2018
Wilderness Safaris continues to celebrate 35 years of life-changing journeys with the launch of its next Travel with Purpose itinerary, Hwange Against All Odds. Taking place 13 – 18 September 2018, six guests will get the unique opportunity to travel to Wilderness’ private concessions in Hwange National Park to take part in the behind-the-scenes conservation and community initiatives that Wilderness has been involved in for more than 20 years.
Date: Jun 15, 2018
The 2018 safari season has kicked off in Zambia’s wildlife-rich Busanga Plains with Wilderness Safaris’ Shumba and Busanga Bush Camp now open until the end of October 2018. In addition to offering the most exclusive wilderness experience in this remote region, every guest visiting the Busanga Plains is a conservationist, helping Wilderness Safaris contribute more than USD500 000 to Kafue National Park every year.
Date: Jun 12, 2018
Wilderness Safaris has won the prestigious National Energy Globe Award Botswana for its pioneering innovation in waste-water management and water conservation through the reduction of plastic water bottles – a project which was launched in the company’s Botswana region in 2012, and has subsequently been rolled out to all other countries of operation.
Date: Jun 5, 2018
Wilderness Safaris is thrilled to announce that no less than 19 of its safari camps in four different countries have received the coveted TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2018, with nine camps honoured with a “Hall of Fame” certificate in recognition of consistent outstanding reviews for over five years.
Date: May 31, 2018
In its ongoing celebration of 35 years of changing lives, Wilderness Safaris’ next Travel with Purpose itinerary, Frontier Ecotourism Presence, will explore Zambia’s million-hectare Busanga Plains.
Date: May 28, 2018
Wilderness Safaris will be expanding its ecotourism footprint in Rwanda by opening a new camp in Akagera National Park in mid-December 2018. In partnership with the Rwanda Development Board and conservation group African Parks the six-tented camp, called Magashi, will be situated in the north-eastern part of Akagera overlooking Lake Rwanyakazinga.
Date: May 25, 2018
The Abu Herd continues to grow with the arrival of another male elephant calf, born to Paseka in the early hours of Friday, 27 April 2018 – a mere three months after Lorato gave birth to Motlotlo in January 2018. The calf has been named Shamiso, which means ‘Surprise’ in Shona.
Date: May 24, 2018
Wilderness Safaris’ Bisate Lodge was recognised as the World Winner for Hotel Interior Architecture at the Prix Versailles Awards World Ceremony, which took place on 15 May 2018 at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris. Bisate also received a special mention for winning the Hotel Interior Architecture Award in the Africa and Middle East category.
Date: May 21, 2018
After more than 25 years of managing and operating Rocktail in the Maputaland Coastal Forest, Wilderness Safaris has decided to rebrand this old favourite.
Date: May 15, 2018
North Island, Seychelles has taken home a Gold Award in the ‘Best for Marine Habitat and Species Conservation’ category at the 2018 African Responsible Tourism Awards (ARTA).