The Complete African Safari Planner: With Tanzania, South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Kenya, and the Seychelles

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Fodor's Travel Publications, 2011 - Travel - 609 pages
3 Reviews
FODOR'S THE COMPLETE AFRICAN SAFARI PLANNER

Everything You Need to Plan the Adventure of a Lifetime. Fodor's full-color travel guide can help make your trip to Africa unforgettable with 8 pages of detailed maps, magazine-style illustrated features, 125 stunning photos, and all the practical information you need.

Customize your trip with simple planning tools. Options that fit your travel preferences: field-tested itineraries, ideas for making the most of your time, and easy-to-read color regional maps

Explore South Africa, Kenya, Namibia, and beyond
Discerning Fodor's Choice picks for hotels, restaurants, sights, and more

"Word of Mouth" tips from fellow Fodor's travelers

Illustrated features on The Cradle of Mankind, Safari Tipping, and Kenya's Tribes

Recommendations for everything from helicopter rides over Victorias Falls to the Big 5 on Safari and Zulu essentials to bridge the language barrier

Expert opinions, gorgeous photos and graphics

Fodor's African-based writers reveal their favorite local haunts

Quick and easy to browse with sidebars and key points in full color

Frequently updated to provide the most up-to-date information


  

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Review: Fodor's The Complete African Safari Planner, 1st Edition: With Botswana, Kenya, Namibia, South Africa & Tanzania

User Review  - Trish - Goodreads

Helpful tips to prepare for a safari. Very good reviews of the various luxury game lodges as well. Read full review

Review: Fodor's The Complete African Safari Planner, 1st Edition: With Botswana, Kenya, Namibia, South Africa & Tanzania

User Review  - Caitlin - Goodreads

I wish this guide had been more useful. All of the parts I use the most (maps, index) were lacking in this book. The descriptions of places (cultural sites, restaurants) were accurate, but not cross ... Read full review

Contents

YOUR SAFARI
9
Flora and Fauna Planner
44
Welcome to Kenya
70
Masai Mara
83
Amboseli National Reserve
96
Tsavo National Park
105
Laikipia Plateau
112
Gateway City
132
Welcome to South Africa
248
Planning
254
Kruger National Park
262
Sabi Sands Game Reserve
280
KwaZuluNatal Parks
295
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
309
Gateway Cities
332
Beach Escapes
356

Beach Escapes
140
Welcome to Tanzania
160
Planning
166
Serengeti National Park
172
Ngorongoro Crater
182
Lake Manyara National Park
192
Selous Game Resene
199
Gombe Stream and Mahale
207
Gateway City
225
Beach Escapes
234
Welcome to Botswana
366
MustSee Parks
375
Moremi Wildlife Reserve
386
Chobe National Park
392
Getting Started
572
What to Pack
578
On Safari
586
Vocabulary
595
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

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