Travel fee changes

Aug 16, 2016

Travel to Tanzania is now subject to an 18% tax on a range of tourism services, including park entry, accommodation, guiding fees and transport. This new charge was introduced on 1 July 2016. Guests and agents who are immediately affected have been contacted. Feel welcome to get in touch with us for more information about how your upcoming bookings might be impacted.

On a more positive financial note for safari guests, the visa fee for visiting Uganda has been reduced from $100 to $50 as of 22 July 2016.

Wild about Sosian

If you think the famous parks and reserves like the Masai Mara and Serengeti have the monopoly on East Africa’s best wildlife, then Kenya’s Laikipia Plateau might come as a surprise…

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Delighting in the detail

Treading over the simple wooden approach bridge and gleaning an initial look around the camp, we realised that we’d made a mistake – a single night was not going to be enough…

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Olonana closure extended

Kenyan tented camp Sanctuary Olonana will be temporarily closed to guests, from 8 January until 7 June 2018. This is an extension of its previously stated closure period. Affected guests have been contacted.