With nine nations and 15 million people in danger across West Africa, Caritas Australia would like to introduce you to Ben Safari, an Australian based expert in food security. This is when the annual flood happens and animals are confined to the islands, making them easier to see. 4.21/5 Walking safari only, Big 5 present (rhino in protected zone), no giraffe Ranks #32 of Africa's top 50 safari parks. West Africa: Our West African tours take you to two or more of the following countries: Ghana, Benin, Togo, Mali, Burkina Faso or Niger. Up until about three years ago, Yankari Game Reserve in northern Nigeria was the closest thing to a safari that I knew of in the area. On our safari trips, your main mode of transport is an overland truck, a purpose-built vehicle made for driving through Africa’s winding, and sometimes bumpy, country roads. You may customize your own package or chose from itineraries which include the multicultural Togo, Ghana and Benin tour, the adventurous Ghana and Burkina Faso tour, the exotic Ghana, Mali and Burkina Faso tour or the ultimate Parc “W” Safari experience. Since then, I have itched to visit both parks. The Chobe River in Botswana and the Nile in Egypt immerse you in nature & history from a cruise. Then I found out about Pendjari National Park and Mole National Park in the Benin Republic and Ghana. Less about wildlife and far more about colourful culture and deep-rooted tradition, West Africa is a cluster of smaller countries. Experience the highlights of an authentic Africa safari in luxury on a hand-crafted tour of Tanzania, Botswana, South Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe, or Zambia. Classic safari, adjacent to Tsavo West, Big 5 present, low wildlife density Ranks #31 of Africa's top 50 safari parks. Central Kalahari Game Reserve Botswana. Ben Safari is the Caritas network's West Africa regional technical advisor working between Adelaide and West Africa with Catholic Relief Services (CRS). When you think about African safaris, does West Africa come to mind? West Africa holidays Tours & holidays in 2020 & 2021. Or relax on the white sand beaches of the Seychelles or take in the thundering Victoria Falls. While the trucks don’t have air conditioning, they do have sliding windows which let in the breeze and make it even easier to take spectacular snaps of the local wildlife. Known as “Africa’s Last Eden”, this inland river delta is one of the best safari destinations in Africa. North Luangwa National Park Zambia. The best time to visit is between June and August.

At 9,840ft, Simien Lodge is the highest safari accommodation in the whole of Africa, perched among the dizzy canyons and snaggle-toothed peaks of …