This exceptional safari includes four of the very best safari camps in Southern Africa - focusing on the Big Cat’s – Zambia’s Toka Leya Camp, Shumba Camp and Zimbabwe’s Linkwasha Camp. The trip concludes on one of the most historical private game reserves with the finest game viewing on the continent, MalaMala. Each location provides a distinctive, contrasting African experience giving insight into the unique flora and fauna found in the regions.
This itinerary is all about big cats and situates you in the middle of the best game viewing available including lion, cheetah, leopard, and a potential to view the rare roan antelope. Other viewing opportunities include elephant, buffalo, wild dog, spotted hyena, sable and more.
Spend 2 nights in Livingstone, Zambia at Toka Leya Camp near the incredible Victoria Falls. Next, spend 3 nights at the stunning Busanga Plains at Shumba Camp. Then head to the new Linkwasha Camp in Zimbabwe’s largest national park. Your last stop will be in South Africa at MalaMala’s Sable Camp.
The confirmed dates for this photographic safari are July 14 – July 27, 2017. Per the attached itinerary details, the land package cost is $17,895 per person based on double occupancy (subject to change for 2017). The single room supplement is currently $5,800.
Departure is limited to 12 clients based on double occupancy accommodations. We anticipate that this departure will fill quickly and encourage you to secure reservations as soon as possible. Please review the full itinerary below for additional details and contact us soon if you would like to confirm a spot. In order to secure a booking on this trip, we will require a $4,000 deposit to hold a reservation for you. We will be invoicing for the remainder of the deposit ($5,000 per person) 12 months prior to your departure. Final payment will be due 90 days in advance of the trip.
Longtime Frontiers trip hosts and photographers, the Becks travel far and wide to follow their love for fly fishing and nature photography. Based in Pennsylvania, Barry and Cathy write books, host fly fishing departures, lead African photo safaris, and operate a stock photography business. The Becks are well-known in the fishing, photography, and travel industries, and possess a stellar reputation for their skill, knowledge, and expertise born out of a 20 year career.
Their most recent books include Cathy Beck’s Fly Fishing Handbook, now in its third edition; Fly Waters Near and Far, a coffee table book of photographs, and a soon-to-be-released book on Alaska.