A Limited Edition Itinerary - Return of the Lion Expedition

October 12, 2022 - October 14, 2022

A COLLABORATION BETWEEN & BEYOND PHINDA AND AFRICAN PARKS South Africa | Rwanda

FROM USD $11,950 PER PERSON

An adventure that truly showcases the incredible things we are capable of when we unite for greater conservation good. Follow in the paw prints of the lionesses translocated from South Africa to Rwanda to reverse a 15 year local extinction.

An exclusive journey for big cat fanatics and adventure-seekers, this 10-day itinerary, which follows in the footsteps of 5 lions translocated from South Africa to Rwanda, to reverse a local extinction, is hosted by Simon Naylor, Conservation Manager at &BEYOND Phinda Private Game Reserve, and Drew Bantlin, Conservation and Research Manager at Akagera National Park.

This limited-edition trip explores the unique wildlife conservation challenges of both destinations and includes a host of hands-on conservation experiences, exceptional accommodation and the awe-inspiring landscapes of both reserves.


Highlights
·Join a group of max 12 guests on this limited edition set-departure
·Privately guided & hosted by conservation experts and skilled guides
·Explore Akagera, Rwanda and it's unique savannah-adapted species
·Enjoy a big five safari and other unique species in Phinda, South Africa
·Exclusive access to signature conservation experiences


Destinations
4 nights Phinda Private Game Reserve | 1 night Kigali | 4 nights Akagera National Park
*Includes a USD 5,000 group donation toward conservation for the Akagera Management Company


WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Accommodation as specified in the itinerary
  • Meals, drinks and laundry as specified
  • Scheduled flights as specified in the itinerary
  • Private transfers as specified in the itinerary
  • Private game viewing activities as specified in the itinerary
  • National parks, concession and landing fees where applicable
  • Emergency medical evacuation insurance
  • Domestic/international departure tax, fuel and safety levies from airports and airstrips unless otherwise stipulated
  • A contribution towards a group donation of USD 5,000 toward the Akagera Management Company

WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED

  • Meals, drinks and laundry not specified in the itinerary or as outlined in the Includes
  • Premium brand drinks, champagne, cognacs, cellar wines, cigars and cigarettes
  • Gratuities and any items of a personal nature
  • Sightseeing and excursions not specified in the itinerary
  • Flights and transfers not specified in the itinerary
  • National parks and concession fees not specified in the itinerary
  • Travel Insurance
  • Visa fees (please be sure to check if visas are required)
  • Personal Travel Wallet
  • Any COVID-19 Testing
  • Any pre or post quarantine stays due to COVID-19

CONDITIONS

  • Flight quotes are subject to change, and we reserve the right to re-quote
  • The operator may reroute the itinerary or accommodate in similar lodges in case of non-availability
  • Validity periods are as specified above - should a booking fall over two rate periods the rate will change and we reserve the right to re-quote
  • The rates quoted are subject to change without prior warning if there are any increases in bed levies, park fees, fuel, ROE, sales tax or VAT, third-party services or any other circumstances beyond our control in the countries featured in this quote
  • andBeyond Trading Terms apply

from $11950

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