Kenya and Uganda is the perfect location for photography, away from the crowds and some of the world’s most breathtaking locations. It is home to many of the most magnificent wildlife and bird life, landscapes and tribal culture in Africa.
You will be accompanied by a professional photographer, assisting with improving your photography combined with the special permits obtained to gain those extra vantage photo opportunities.
20 days exploring the most incredible photographic opportunities in Kenya & Uganda– two of the greatest mecca’s of landscape and wildlife in the world.
If you’ve ever had “community involvement in a developing country” or “African safari” on your bucket list, but not quite had the courage or know-how to make it happen? Well we’re most certainly the right tour company for you to take care of all your planning, preparation and ensuring you have the most amazing adventure of a life time!
Our large focus is on providing REAL African experiences and adventures, and our guests are nurtured and cared for 24/7. Some years ago, we established a primary school in a slum in Kenya, so our guests experience not only the abundantly rich culture and magnificent beauty of Africa, but go to places most travellers never go to meet people most travellers never meet and support and make a difference in the lives of local people, local communities and local small businesses.
Our guests forge everlasting friendships and leave having had a truly life-changing experience.
We start our tour experiencing a true grass roots visit to our school in a slum on the outskirts of Nairobi.
Creating beautiful memories with photo opportunities in some of the most magnificent locations in the world.
Having professional photographer Mark Thompson on board to assist and help improve your photography, combined with the special permits obtained to gain those extra vantage photo opportunities, are perfect added bonuses of this tour.
In each location we spend a good amount of time in the unique surroundings enabling you to create beautiful images. Particular attention will be spent to match the time of day and its lighting conditions to the settings we pass through. A number of photographic techniques can be explored to capture the most of the landscapes and wildlife.
Being immersed in the beauty of Africa’s landscape and natural wonders.
We’ve designed our photography tour to take you to some of the world’s most breathtaking locations, and home to many of the most magnificent wildlife and birdlife, landscapes and tribal culture in Africa.
Savannah, waterfalls, mountains, dormant volcanoes, rain forests, bush, lakes, impenetrable jungle treks, ancient archaeological sites, black star-laden night skies, geo-thermal areas, tribal interactions and magnificent sunrises and sunsets abound in this region of East Africa.
Camping in exotic spots, such as gorgeous camps situated on the banks of a lake; in the Masai Mara surrounded by wildlife; high up in the mountains
Yes, we camp! Sometimes in basic tents, and sometimes we enjoy the luxury of semi-glamping than camping. And there’s nothing quite like lying in a tent, in an exotic location, in the deepest of Africa, listening to the sounds around you – a lion roaring, a hippo grunting, elephants trumpeting, birds twittering. You will be left spellbound.
Exclusive to FOUR photo tour spaces per vehicle as well as an on board professional photographer
Photography and video can be challenging and demanding to get the right photo. This tour exposes us to so many unique locations and opportunities to capture images of Africa’s remarkable wildlife in their natural environment.
Having an ‘expert’ on tour to guide, and offer helpful advice, tips and support is a real bonus, and combined with the special permits obtained to gain those extra vantage photo opportunities are a perfect combination of this tour. Not to mention also having some specialised photography equipment available for use.
Meeting a mountain gorilla family – possibly one of the most memorable moments of your life
There are only approximately 700 mountain gorillas left on earth! Half of them live in the mountains of Uganda.
Having the opportunity to see one in its natural habitat is undoubtedly going to be one of the highlights of your life. To capture this moment on film we trek the impenetrable jungle of Bwindi, in the mountain region of Uganda This is a once-in-a-life-time event, and you have the privilege of experiencing it and capturing life time memories.
Having ‘up close n personal’ encounters with the world’s finest wildlife in their natural habitat
Animals are everywhere in Kenya and Uganda. This is their home; their environment and it’s where they belong … in the wild! And nothing will satisfy you more, than seeing them in their own natural habitat.
We visit some of the most perfect wildlife photo locations on this tour including the world famous Maasai Mara Game Reserve renowned for its large concentrations of wildlife. Picturesque Amboseli National Park with the quintessential view of Mt Kilimanjaro featured prominently as a backdrop. The peaceful and beautiful Lake Nakuru National Park with its many populations of black rhino. Plus … much much more.
Spend 2 nights on safari in the world famous Masai Mara, game spotting in search of the “BIG 5” – leopard, rhino, elephant, lion, buffalo.
Camping in some of the most beautiful locations in East Africa .
A big part of our tours is the accommodation experience that contributes to your whole African experience. Camping in exotic locations such as nestled on the edge of stunning Lake Bunyoni or high in the mountains of Uganda, surrounded by the wildlife.
Please note: This tour is quoted in NZD
From NZD12,700 share twin.
Size of Tour: 8 people plus your local tour guide and cook.