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If you’re looking for information – like what to pack for a luxury safari – or inspiration – like an evocative account of spectacular safari sundowners – dip into our Art of Safari blog. Our posts are written by seasoned safari goers, who have plenty of interesting and instructive chronicles to share.

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African Safari Prices | Art of Safari

African Safari Prices – How Much Does A Safari Cost?

Africa is a unique and diverse continent, with many countries and a staggering array of wilderness areas, safari lodges and experiences. Combine this with African safari prices that literally change…

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Is it safe to travel to Africa on safari-

Is It Safe To Travel To Africa On Safari?

Sometimes we’re asked: ‘Is it safe to travel to Africa?’ The answer is yes! Hundreds of thousands of safari goers travel safely to Southern and East Africa each year, and…

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Our Top-10 Glamping Safari Lodges

Our Top-10 Glamping Safari Lodges

We're not sure who invented glamping, but we're pretty sure that the African-safari industry perfected it. People have been camping in Africa's wilderness for centuries, but the more recent combination…

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making luxury safaris more affordable

Making Luxury Safaris More Affordable

An African safari cost can be expensive, and while it’s worth every cent, there are many ways to experience the best that Africa has to offer while ensuring you get…

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Like lion, Kenya and Tanzania are heavyweights of the safari world. © Shutterstock

Is It Better To Go On Safari In Kenya Or On Safari In Tanzania?

Choosing between a safari in Kenya and a safari in Tanzania can be tricky. We’ve spent extensive time in both countries, so let us share our expertise with the key…

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African beach holidays offer equal parts relaxation and exhilarating marine wildlife experiences. © Shutterstock

Our Top-10 African Beach Escapes

If you’re familiar with the wonders of Africa’s interior, it’s time to explore the continent’s wonderful coastline and islands. Africa is fringed by some of the world’s best beaches, and…

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Art of Safari Travel App

As a complimentary service to our clients, we offer a travel app that contains all their travel information in digital form. It’s slick, easy-to-use, offers instant global updates and notifications…

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Our Top-10 Films Set in Africa

With its sweeping landscapes, thrilling wildlife and authentically colourful tribal lifestyles, it’s no wonder that there are so many movies set in Africa. While the golden joys of Africa look…

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Evening game drives in South Luangwa come with sundowners stops. © Art of Safari

We Go So You’ll Know | South Luangwa & Lower Zambezi, Zambia

While the Art of Safari team is already well acquainted with Africa, we believe keeping up to date is vital to when it comes to offering safari goers the best…

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Like lion, Kenya and Tanzania are heavyweights of the safari world. © Shutterstock

Is It Better To Go On Safari In Kenya Or On Safari In Tanzania?

Choosing between a safari in Kenya and a safari in Tanzania can be tricky. We’ve spent extensive time in both countries, so let us share our expertise with the key…

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Kingston Treehouse affords spectacular views over the Greater Kruger on a honeymoon safari

Our Top-10 African Safari Sleepouts & Star Beds

Spending a night under the African sky is a worthy bucket-list experience, and one you shouldn’t compromise on. There are many ways to approach this, from sleep-out decks to treehouses;…

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Relish a highly exclusive escape at Mwiba Lodge, a luxury Tanzanian safari lodge on a private concession. © Legendary Expeditions

Our Top-10 Safari Lodges In Tanzania

Hosting the lion’s share of the Great Wildebeest Migration, Tanzania is a safari destination second to none. But while the Serengeti is certainly a must-see, there are plenty of other…

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This romantic villa at Saruni Samburu is usually reserved for honeymooners. © Saruni

Our Top-10 Safari Lodges In Kenya

Kenya is a true safari hotspot, peppered with impressive lodges in idyllic locales. So where to stay when visiting the country? We’ve put them under a magnifying glass and come…

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Our Top-10 African Safari Experiences

Phew, this is a tough one, as there really is a plethora of amazing things to see and do in Africa. We’ve thought long and hard though, and come up…

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Dine alfresco at Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge. © &Beyond

Our Top-10 Safari Lodges In Botswana

Botswana has to be one of our favourite safari destinations. From the watery wonderland of the Okavango Delta to the desolate wilderness of the Kalahari Desert, these are our top-10…

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Our Top-10 Romantic Safari Lodges

A safari, by nature, is already romantic. Certain lodges, however, excel at romance – or at facilitating it, in any event. We’ve carefully curated these top-10 romantic safari lodges in…

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Rise with the elephant when on safari. © Andrew Schoeman

A Typical Day On Safari

While there are many reasons to go on safari, game viewing is the main attraction. As such, safari activities are carefully planned around when the wildlife is most active. This…

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Karisia Walking Safaris

Official Safari Partner | Conservation International & Her Planet Earth

Art of Safari is extremely proud to have been selected as the official safari-travel provider for the Her Planet Earth team’s trip to Kenya in late 2019. As part of…

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Our Top-10 Glamping Safari Lodges

Our Top-10 Glamping Safari Lodges

We're not sure who invented glamping, but we're pretty sure that the African-safari industry perfected it. People have been camping in Africa's wilderness for centuries, but the more recent combination…

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Walking in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve

About Safaris & Rifles & How We Feel About Hunting

We’re sometimes asked if we sell hunting safaris at Art of Safari and, from time to time, what we think about hunting in Africa. The answers are simple. We don’t,…

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making luxury safaris more affordable

Making Luxury Safaris More Affordable

An African safari cost can be expensive, and while it’s worth every cent, there are many ways to experience the best that Africa has to offer while ensuring you get…

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The best time to visit Victoria Falls | Art of Safari

The Best Time To Visit Victoria Falls On Safari

The simplest (if cheekiest) answer as to when is the best time to visit Victoria Falls on safari is any time, as it’s always a worthwhile and impressive addition to…

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African Safari Lodge Prices

African Safari Lodge Prices

Covering some 30-million square kilometres, Africa is enormous, and there are many thousands of safari lodges scattered throughout its national parks, reserves and private conservancies. These lodges cater for the…

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