Karen's Safaris

Karen's Safaris are unique and personalised small group safaris in East Africa and Southern Africa, escorted by African Encounters director Karen Platzer. In more than 30 years of travel in Africa Karen has discovered some real gems which she loves to share with her fellow travellers on these safaris which are exclusive to African Encounters.

Botswana & Victoria Falls

27 May 2019 - 7 Jun 2019

From: NZD13,850.00 (pp)


This outstanding 'adventure in comfort' to Botswana & Victoria Falls takes you to three of the country's best National Parks and Game Reserves, finishing with a few days at spectacular...

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Kenya & Tanzania Wildlife Safari

3 Jun 2018 - 18 Jun 2018

From: NZD11,530.00 (pp)


A last minute cancellation means big savings for you. Save $500 per person - offer ends May 15th! Our award-winning safari camps on this Kenya & Tanzania wildlife safari are solar-powered...

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KENYA: Wildlife & Conservation

18 Aug 2019 - 29 Aug 2019

From: NZD13,975.00 (pp)


On your Kenya Wildlife & Conservation Safari the incredible sight of around 2 million wildebeest and zebras on their annual migration from the Serengeti to the Maasai Mara in search...

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Madagascar – Lemurs & Landscapes

17 May 2018 - 2 Jun 2018

From: NZD7,995.00 (pp)


Madagascar is home to many unique, and very strange creatures - some most people have probably never heard of! More than 50 different species of lemur and over 70 different...

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Southern Tanzania & Zanzibar

19 Aug 2018 - 1 Sep 2018

From: NZD14,425.00 (pp)


Escape the crowds in remote southern Tanzania. On this exclusive African Encounters safari you’ll get off the beaten track in remote southern Tanzania - a peaceful oasis well away from...

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Ultimate Namibia

6 May 2019 - 19 May 2019

From: NZD11,510.00 (pp)


Our Ultimate Namibia safari is all about incredible landscapes. The landscape is Namibia’s defining natural asset and people use all sorts of words to describe it: vast, endless, magnificent, unimaginable,...

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Zimbabwe & Zambia Safari

7 Sep 2019 - 23 Sep 2019

From: NZD19,690.00 (pp)


Zimbabwe & Zambia - wildlife extravaganza! Zimbabwe is back on the list of ‘must visit’ destinations in Africa! On this safari you’ll explore three exceptional wilderness areas in Zimbabwe –...

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Zimbabwe, Zambia & Botswana

5 Jun 2019 - 18 Jun 2019

From: NZD14,155.00 (pp)


The best of Southern Africa - Zimbabwe, Zambia and Botswana! Your Zimbabwe, Zambia & Botswana adventure starts in Zambia where you’ll enjoy two days at our beautiful lodge on the...

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