14302
South Africa/Zambia/Botswana
Intergenerational African Wildlife Encounters
Share an awe-inspiring African adventure with your grandchild as you explore game reserves, learn to track wildlife, meet cheetah researchers and witness the grandeur of Victoria Falls.
Rating (5)
Program No. 14302RJ
Length
14 days
Starts at
6,556
Flights start at
2,150
Getting There
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At a Glance

Search for the Big Five — elephant, lion, rhino, Cape buffalo and leopard — in the magnificent African wilderness. Take game drives and walks with superb professional guides who reveal nature’s secrets to you and your young companions. Two generations discover the heart of Africa and learn about wildlife, culture and human history.
Activity Level
Active
Walking up to two miles daily over uneven terrain. Game drives in open safari vehicles require stamina, flexibility and stability for entry and exit. Elevations up to 5,575 feet.
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Learn to track wildlife and identify plants with medicinal qualities.
  • Meet cheetah researchers and conservationists to discuss their work.
  • Stand in awe of Victoria Falls and hear the story of Dr. Livingstone.

General Notes

Program is for grandchildren ages 10-13 or 14-17, depending on the date. Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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Helen Malisan
Helen Malisan’s passion for exploration began in high school when she visited Italy, her ancestral country. After completing her final year at school, she immediately joined South African Airways where she worked for 10 years. In 1993, her love for nature and South Africa inspired her to complete the necessary courses to become a wilderness excursion leader, spurring her career as a safari leader in Namibia and Zambia. Helen says her interest in people, nature and animals inspires her work.
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Helen Malisan
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