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Latest Safari Trends: Going Back-to-Basics

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Latest Safari Trends: Going Back-to-Basics

Post-lockdown times have seen a resurgence in the popularity of safari vacations as people seek out more authentic forms of travel. Now, travellers are looking for new ways to experience an African safari, which has led to the rise of a new, more basic safari travel trend: Back-to-Basics Safari tours are ushering in a renewed appreciation for the raw and untamed beauty of Africa, inviting travellers to step off the well-trodden path and immerse themselves in the authentic heart of the Mother continent.

A yearning for genuine connections with nature and local cultures is driving this transformative shift in the way we experience Africa’s diverse landscapes and creating the latest safari trend. Join us as we unveil the world of off-the-grid safari experiences, where the true magic lies in embracing simplicity and venturing into the unknown.

Why Back-to-Basics Tours are Good for Digital Detoxification

A digital detox safari is another trend that combines the traditional concept of a safari with a deliberate break from technology. You can limit or completely eliminate the use of electronic devices such as smartphones, laptops, and cameras. The focus is on embracing the natural surroundings, wildlife, and local cultures without distractions. This allows travelers to truly be present in the moment, engage more deeply with their surroundings, and form meaningful connections with the environment and fellow travelers.

Digital detox safaris often take place in remote and pristine natural areas, such as national parks or conservation areas, where participants can fully appreciate their surroundings without the interference of technology. These experiences promote mindfulness, reduce stress, and encourage a greater appreciation for the natural world.

Digital detox safaris are not mandatory on any of our safari tours, but they come highly recommended!

New Safaris for 2024: Out of Africa

Our new Out of Africa range offers exclusive and authentic experiences of the most iconic destinations in Africa, creating unforgettable memories that will stay with you forever. With meticulously curated itineraries that showcase the very best of what Africa has to offer, you will discover the untamed beauty and raw essence of Africa as our expert guides lead you through the wilderness. With our Out of Africa range, we aim to create an experience that transcends the ordinary, allowing you to forge an intimate bond with the soul of Africa.

Out of Africa: Best of Hwange (Zimbabwe)

Experience the thrill of exploring the lesser-known treasures of the Sinamatella area, where the untamed spirit of Africa comes alive. Your mobile camp will be your sanctuary amidst this awe-inspiring landscape, offering you an authentic and immersive experience like no other. Fall asleep to the symphony of nocturnal creatures, and awaken to the melodies of birds announcing the arrival of a new day.

Out of Africa: Best of Luangwa (Zambia)

Engage in exhilarating day and night drives, walking safaris, and river cruises. Experience the wonders of the Luangwa Valley and observe nocturnal species in action. Relax in spacious tented suites, enjoy superb cuisine, and take in the breathtaking views from the elevated stargazing & sleepout platform. Immerse yourself in the beauty of the “Valley of the Leopard” and create memories to last a lifetime on this unforgettable safari tour.

Out of Africa: Great Migration (Tanzania)

A mobile camp safari that follows the wildebeest and zebras during the Great Migration. Prepare to be captivated as breathtaking scenes continuously unfold before your eyes, with these herds stampeding across the plains and leaving billowing clouds of dust in their wake. 

This is your opportunity to experience a back-to-basics African adventure, so let us take you on this transformative journey, where every moment is infused with the magic of Africa.

Need Help?

JENMAN African Safaris provides a selection of Victoria Falls travel packages and Hwange National Park safaris, whether you prefer a private itinerary or wish to join a group tour. These are among Zimbabwe’s most sought-after travel destinations, along with Mana Pools, Matusadona, Matopos, and more. Contact one of our travel consultants to help you plan your next safari adventure.

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