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Visit one of the Explorer projects on your own unique safari

Explorers against Extinction offers a unique range of holidays & safaris that give you the opportunity to visit a featured conservation project in Africa first hand.

The profits from these holidays is donated to the projects you visit . You can walk with the anti-poaching dog squad at Ol Pejeta in Kenya, meet rhino conservation teams in Botswana or foster an elephant orphan, meeting both elephant and the rangers caring for it,  during your safari. There are other options too, such as visiting the HQ of Save the Elephants with a stay at Saba Douglas-Hamilton's Elephant Watch Camp in Samburu.

Dog Squad Training Weeks - March 2018
This is a rare and exciting opportunity to experience life with an anti-poaching dog unit. Staying at the not-for-profit Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya, you will be up early to train and patrol with the Dog Squad. In the afternoons there is the opportunity to visit the last three Northern White Rhinos and enjoy 4x4 safari as well as a range of other activities. You will be hosted and led  by Daryll Pleasants, canine expert and Head Trainer for the Animals saving Animals charity. Big cat specialist Giles Clark will join Daryll to host the second week.

Week 1: 18-25 March 2018 hosted by Daryll Pleasants
Week 2: 25 March - 2 April 2018 hosted by Daryll Pleasants and Giles Clark, Director of Cats at the Big Cat Sanctuary

For full itinerary and costs please e-mail
info@explorersagainstextinction.co.uk  specifying which departure you are interested in.
The Explorers Classic Safari, Kenya  - From £2,525
This is a wonderful classic safari, incorporating three contrasting safari areas, giving you a fantastic opportunity to see the Big Five. Visits to the Giraffe Centre and Sheldrick Trust are included - we even foster a baby elephant on your behalf which you can meet during your visit. At Ol Pejeta, a not for profit conservancy where the anti poaching dogs of Animals saving Animals are trained, you have many conservation activities to choose from including walking with the anti poaching dogs and learning about their role and visiting the last three northern white rhinos in the world,

For more details and full itinerary click here.
Governors Camp Special - The Masai Mara, Kenya  - From £2,130
This fly-in safari to the Masai Mara celebrates wildlife, giving you five wonderful days at Governors' Camps , close to the Musiara Marsh, famous for its superb big cat population. The net profit will be donated directly to the programs being supported via the Explorers campaign. In addition the Real Africa Trust will foster a baby elephant, in the care of the Sheldrick Trust, on behalf of every group of clients visiting Kenya, whom you will have the chance to visit.

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Kicheche Special - Ol Pejeta & the Masai Mara, Kenya - From £3,640
A fantastic fly-in safari staying at small tented camps in Ol Pejeta Conservancy and a private concession in the Masai Mara. At Ol Pejeta you can visit the anti-poaching dog squad trained by ASA. Explorers against Extinction will also foster a baby elephant on your behalf, being cared for by our partner The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust.

For more details and full itinerary click here.
Desert & Delta- Okavango Delta, Botswana  - From £2,625
This Explorers against Extinction safari with Desert & Delta gives you the opportunity to see many iconic species in the wilds of Botswana. Visit the fabled Savute region of Chobe, stay riverside on the edge of the Makgadikgadi National Park and explore the delights of the Okavango Delta. This is the place chosen by Rhino Conservation Botswana (RCB) to be a safe haven for rhino. RCB is working to increase and protect populations of black and white rhinos in Botswana and by going on safari here you can learn about the project and support conservation efforts.

For more details & full itinerary click here.
Samburu Elephant Conservation safari  - From £3,260
This fly-in safari includes a night in Nairobi and then a 4 night stay at Elephant Watch Camp, tailored to focus on elephants and their conservation. Elephant Watch Camp is run by Saba Douglas-Hamilton and her family with Samburu guides trained to recognise the elephants in the reserve. The emphasis is on watching the local elephants, getting up close and learning all about the conservation work done by charity Save The Elephants. All net profit to the Explorers Fund.

For more details & full itinerary click here.
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