Experience the Beauty of Botswana

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See extraordinary concentrations of wildlife and breathtaking interaction between buffalo and lion - with no other vehicles except for yours. This is what Botswana is about - fantastic wildlife and huge concessions. Imagine being poled across the floodplains in a dug-out canoe with the heavy scent of water-lilies permeating the air.

Catch a glimpse of the rare, elusive Sitatunga antelope. Perhaps you might like to spend time amongst the Bushmen or San people, learning about their culture and the custom of trance-dancing. Return to your luxury, private tented camp which has been erected just for you and reminisce on the day's excitements with your private guide, revealing the wonders of the African bush to you.

For the more adventurous, take a quad bike across the salt pans and discover the families of meerkats. Spend time game viewing on an open Land Rover with your expert guide, tracking down wild dog, leopard, lion and listening to them calling at night. Feel the thrill as you determine the tracks of the species that walked past your tent as you lay sleeping.

See the concentrations of elephant crossing the Chobe or Linyanti Rivers, using their trunks as periscopes. Imagine walking with habituated elephants, their trunks in the palm of your hand or even riding them on an elephant back safari, becoming part of the herd across the Okavango Delta.

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The Explorations Company, where no two journeys have ever been the same

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Flying Safaris in Africa - By Private Fixed Wing Aircraft

A Fixed Wing Flying Safari is a unique concept of travel in Africa. It introduces another dimension to a typical African safari, that of the beauty of the continent from the air. Accompanied and guided by experienced pilots who are also experienced safari guides a Fixed Wing Flying Safari is a truly memorable and exclusive experience.

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Flying Safaris in Africa - By Private Helicopter

Epic helicopter journeys exploring corners of Africa that few have been to or even ever heard of. We specialise in Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda, Tanzania, the Congo and Namibia. Our tailor-made safaris cover wild and spectacular mountains, valleys, forests and deserts, with a focus on ‘remote and unknown, unexplored and unforgettable’.

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The Explorations Company

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbour and catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore – Dream – Discover - Mark Twain - You can view clips of some of our own favourite discoveries here.


100% Tailor Made

- Utterly designed and tailored around you and your requirements

- Totally unique every time you travel with us

- We use only the very best hand picked guides which can make the difference between a  good holiday and an outstanding one

Priceless Knowledge

- Established over 28 years ago we have been around longer than most

- Our specialists come from, have lived in or travelled extensively in the regions we cover

- Unparalleled knowledge provides you with the best possible experience

Making a difference

- Philanthropy is our philosophy

- Our founding principle is to always ‘put something back’

- An amount from each holiday is donated to our selected conservation and humanitarian charities


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What Do Our Clients Say?

‘Greetings. this has turned out to be a paradise in so many ways....so a big thank you from us.

Wonderful support from your company over here....we were met at the airport (with flowers!!!!!) and introduced to our personal guide who is fabulous. Can't get over the attention to detail ....cool flannels, chilled water, fresh juice on arrival, bag full of thoughtful goodies for our trip, wonderful rooms with bathrooms bigger than our bedroom at home(!) and we were upgraded to a suite and as I write we are listening to tropical birdsong as we look out over the lagoon from our balcony. Wow!!!!!

I could go on but I'll spare you.

Thanks a million

Judy and Mike’

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Your holiday is fully protected by the Package Travel, Package Holidays & Package Tours Regulations 1992

Flight-Inclusive Bonding: We are licensed by the Civil Aviation Authority and hold ATOL Number 7159

Flight-Exclusive bonding: Your holiday is further protected by our membership of ABTOT Membership Number 5197

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