Combine an authentic boots-on- the-ground feel with comfort and expert guiding

Safety is not an issue - armed, experienced guides and game rangers accompany all walks...!

If you're looking for the most exciting safari activity in Africa, look no further. Set in some of the most dramatic big game destinations on the continent, our hand-picked African walking safari tours combine an authentic boots-on-the-ground feel with comfort and expert guiding.

Destinations range from Southern Africa's classic walking areas - Zambia's South Luangwa Valley and South Africa's Kruger Park - to new and exciting wilderness areas in East Africa. Walk with Maasai warriors in Kenya's private Masai Mara concessions or head deep into Tanzania's boundless Selous Game Reserve or Tarangire National Park, home to some of the greatest dry-season concentrations of wildlife in the country.Birds and butterflies are individuals, noticed and studied, not simply rushed past in the race for the bigger game. And when the larger animals appear, they are met at eye level, standing on the same earth.

Safety is not an issue - armed, experienced guides and game rangers accompany all walks. Your camp is packed up and transported to the next location by different methods: pick-up truck, porters or donkeys. The camping style tends to be lightweight and extremely mobile. You will walk for several days, travelling like nomads across the African bush often miles from any roads or tracks. Walking safaris are the purest form of safari. Walking safaris in Africa {Tanzania} are completely different to game drives. On foot you are a participant in the world of wildlife rather than a spectator, which is a thrilling safari experience.


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Wildlife up close and personal...!

While animals will generally ignore you in a vehicle, they see you as another type of animal when you are on foot. Getting up close and personal with wildlife is definitely a rush of excitement. Walking is also a great way to appreciate the smaller wildlife, which can't be so easily seen from a vehicle.

Access remote areas on foot

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On foot you can walk intro remote areas and reach places that a safari car can’t. Once on foot, you are not constrained by roads and can go almost anywhere you like. Away from the crowds, off the beaten track. It offers you a freedom incomparable to any game drive safari.

Pioneer in walking safaris

Moonlight Tours Expedition is a pioneer in setting up walking safaris, particularly in the Serengeti National Park and Across East & Southern Africa Safari Destination. Only a handful of companies have been granted permission to enter this park on foot. The regulations stipulate that an armed and qualified walking guide from the operating company must accompany all walks. An armed ranger from the National Park will also join every walk.

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