Flying Safaris
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Embark on some of the most memorable experiences in Africa with Scenic Air Safaris.

We create experiential tailor-made journeys throughout East and southern Africa, for families, couples and small private groups that can be personalised to your specific needs.

Our aim is to enrich, educate and enlighten through the unique experiences we build into each journey. Choose from our handpicked selection of packages or be inspired to create a bespoke itinerary designed by you, for you. Our unique flying safari packages give you the flexibility to discover remote destinations or create itineraries not available on scheduled air routes. We can also access the most coveted accommodation and arrange exclusive insider-access local experiences, creating a truly unique and unforgettable trip. Be inspired and browse our selection of tailor-made flying safaris below.

Contact us to discuss your own ideas towards creating a truly bespoke itinerary, curated just for you.

Ultimate Across Africa Tailor-made Safari - Southbound 10 Days
(Kilimanjaro to Victoria Falls)
Tanzania, Malawi, Botswana, and Zambia or Zimbabwe

The ultimate trans-African flying safari. Four countries in 10 days, flying over some of Africa’s most unique, beautiful, and untouched landscapes. Explore Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi and Botswana on an amazingly stylish African safari with all the comforts of home, on a private executively configured Cessna Grand Caravan aircraft. Overnight in elegant, extraordinary locations deep in Africa‘s finest wildlife reserves.

  • Scenic flights over the Serengeti, Lake Tanganyika, Lake Malawi, Zambezi River, Victoria Falls, Chobe River and Okavango Delta
  • Experience the Wildebeest migration in the Serengeti between June and November
  • Trek with Chimpanzees in the Mahale Mountains National Park
  • Game viewing by canoe in Southern Zambezi National Park  
  • Stay on an exclusive riverboat on the Chobe River

Price indication (from) US$2,245 per person per day

*All inclusive price based upon 4 travellers, on a tailor-made basis

Ultimate Across Africa Tailor-made Safari - Northbound 13 Days
(Victoria Falls to Dar es Salaam)
Zambia or Zimbabwe, Botswana, Malawi, Tanzania or Kenya

Experience the panoply of Africa in style. From epic game drives, unique landscapes, stylish lodges, camps or houseboat, to just relaxing in comfort throughout your journey, our off the beaten track 13-day journey through the heart of Africa visits extraordinary locations and cultures in Zambia, Botswana, Malawi and Tanzania.

  • Watch wildlife from your houseboat as you float along the Chobe River
  • Majical scenic flights over the Chobe River, Victoria Falls, the Zambezi River, Lake Malawi, Ruaha National Park, and the Selous National Game Reserve
  • Elephants and large prides of Lion in the Ruaha National Park, Tanzania
  • Game viewing by boat on the Rufiji River
  • Explore the untamed Selous, one of the largest wildlife reserves in the world

Price indication (from) US$1,920 per person per day

*All inclusive price based upon 4 travellers, on a tailor-made basis

Endangered Species Flying Safari 9 days
(Kenya)
Masai Mara, Laikipia, Lewa and Samburu

A true Kenyan wildlife adventure. Witness a wide range of endangered African animals, including Lion and Cheetah in the world famous Masai Mara, African Elephant in Samburu, and Wild Dog, Grevy’s Zebra, Crowned Cranes and the critically endangered Black Rhino in Laikipia. Spend time in the field with wildlife experts and learn about the actions being taken to conserve these remarkable species.

  • Spend time with renowned specialist wildlife conservationists, experts on Lion, Cheetah, Wild Dog, Elephant, Grevy’s Zebra and Black Rhino
  • Low level scenic flights over the Great Rift Valley, the Masai Mara National Game Reserve, Laikipia Plateau, Samburu National Game Reserve, and Lewa Wildlife Conservancy
  • Visit the world famous Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, and their Black & Northern White Rhino
  • Stay at the world-famous Elephant Watch Camp hosted by the Douglas Hamilton family
  • Rub shoulders with Masai Warriors, and see the colourful dancers of the Samburu Tribe

Price indication (from) US$1,906 per person per day

*All inclusive price based upon 4 travellers or less, on a tailor-made basis

Out Of Africa Flying Safari 8 or 9 Days
(Kenya)
Tsavo, Amboseli & the Masai Mara

The quintessential Kenyan safari. Watch mingling herds of Elephant and Hippos basking on river banks as you fly low over the endless Kenyan savannah. A magical combination of luxury camps, wildlife up close and stunning scenery, combines to create what is truly a uniquely magical Out of Africa flying experience.

  • Scenic flights over Amboseli National Park, Tsavo National Park, and Masai Mara National Game Reserve
  • Pamper yourself at a safari Spa
  • Witness large herds of Elephant in Tsavo East National Park
  • Have evening sundowners at Poacher’s Lookout in Tsavo West National Park
  • Wake up to the snows of Kilimanjaro omnipresent before you
  • Soar in a balloon over the Masai Mara*
  • Witness the million strong wildebeest migration*

Set departure price (from) US$ 763 per person per day

*All inclusive price based upon a minimum of 4 travellers, (set departure every Sunday)

Snows Of Kilimanjaro & Flamingos of Lake Natron 8 Days
(Kenya)
Amboseli, Lakes Natron and Magadi, and the Masai Mara

A matchless day flight out over the Great Rift Valley, flying low over the Lake Magadi pans. Continue over the Shompole swamps, home to Elephant, Wildebeest and Aardwolf. Then, finally onto Lake Natron, a breeding ground for hundreds of thousands of lesser flamingos, fly above vast kaleidoscopes of colour of the flamingos and soda beds of the lake.

  • See vast swathes of flamingos from the air
  • Enjoy an exquisite aerial view of the southernmost lakes in the Kenyan Rift Valley
  • Fly over the southern tip of the Great Rift Valley in Kenya.
  • View game in the Shompole swamps
  • Explore aerial views of Nairobi

Price indication (from) US$ 827 per person per day

*All inclusive price based upon a minimum 2 travellers, on a tailor-made basis

Tribes of the Omo Valley & Lake Turkana 10 Days
(Kenya & Ethiopia)
Lake Turkana, Omo Valley & the Bale Mountains

Be among the  first to explore this pioneering route through two incredibly diverse countries which offers a spectacular adventure for the intrepid traveller. Experience the rarely visited Suguta Valley and Lake Turkana, said to be the cradle of mankind. Discover the raw beauty of the largely untouched southern Ethiopian tribes people of the Omo Valley and the rare diversity of the Bale Mountains.

  • Scenic flight over the Suguta Valley and volcanic calderas of Lake Turkana
  • Fishing for Giant Nile perch and Tigerfish on Lake Turkana
  • Scenic  flight over southern Ethiopia
  • Experience the ancient tribes of the Omo River Delta and participate in ancient ceremonies
  • Private luxury tented camp on exclusive use in the Omo Valley
  • Optional scenic helicopter  flight over Lake Turkana
  • Track the rare Ethiopian wolf in the Bale Mountains

Price indication (from) US$2,315 per person per day

*All inclusive price based upon a minimum 4 travellers, on a tailor-made basis

Suguta Valley & the Jade Sea 9 Days
(Kenya)
Laikipia, Lake Turkana, and the Matthews Mountains

Explore the last frontier of untouched wilderness in Kenya, a truly extraordinary landscape of alkaline lakes with flamingo, active volcanoes, deserts and mega calderas surrounded by jade-green waters. Sensationally labelled ‘the valley of death’, due to the stark and barren landscape that stretches horizon to horizon. Well protected due to inaccessibility from the ground, scenic flying is the most practical way to experience the majesty of Cathedral Rock, the flamingo flocks of Lake Logipi, and the beautiful sand dunes and peculiar mushroom rocks of the Suguta Desert.

  • Explore the rich diversity of Laikipia and the coveted Ol Malo private conservancy
  • Scenic flight over The Suguta Valley,  Lake Logipi, Cathedral Rock, the sand dunes of the Suguta Desert and the active Teleki Volcano
  • Scenic flight over Lake Turkana to Elyie Springs
  • Explore the landscapes and lakeshore of Lake Turkana, known as the ‘cradle of mankind’
  • Optional scenic flight by helicopter to/from The Suguta Valley & Lake Turkana, to explore the area’s wide range of physical features from canyons, river systems, natural springs, wetlands, hot water springs, volcanoes and calderas
  • Visit the Reteti Elephant Sanctuary, the only community managed elephant sanctuary in the world
  • Guided walks in the forests of the Matthews Range and game drives within the Namunyak Wildlife Conservancy
  • Visit the world famous ‘Singing Wells’ of the Samburu people in Namunyak (no photography permitted)

Price (from) US$1,717 per person per day

*All inclusive price based upon a minimum 2 travellers, on a tailor-made basis