The first of its kind, Jumbari Family Safaris is a responsible travel company specializing in multi-generational family travel throughout Africa.
Jumbari crafts exceptional moments and is dedicated to conserving the continent’s unique wilderness and all that call it home. Traveling with a purpose is of utmost importance to Jumbari, and their tailor-made vacations focus on supporting responsible tourism practices that connect our client’s to Africa.
The company specializes in experiential travel, using environmentally sensitive properties that give their guests the opportunity to connect with local communities, learn and partake in wildlife conservation, support philanthropic efforts and create a positive impact on Africa.
To support responsible travel in Africa, Jumbari has partnered with the Hoedspruit Endangered Species Center. All who travel with them actively contribute to the cause of cheetah conservation as 1% of each booking value is donated to the HESC, ensuring that everyone who travels with Jumbari leaves a positive impact on Africa.
Based in South Africa, the organization is actively involved in researching, breeding and anti-poaching initiatives as well as passing on their knowledge on conservation to the general public.
When traveling with Jumbari Family Safaris, you can expect to stay in luxurious properties that follow responsible tourism practices. Located in Mpumalanga, Casterbridge Hollow, the area’s first green hotel, is a shining example of the calibre properties that Jumbari supports. Featuring solar geysers throughout the hotel, bio-mite tanks and recycled water systems, the hotel boasts utmost respect for their surrounding environment. In addition to epic game drives and engaging community tours, you can visit the Hoedspruit Endangered Species Center and witness Jumbari’s donations being put good use.
Equally as impressive is the Cape Town Hollow Boutique Hotel. Wedged between the iconic Table Mountain and Clifton Beach, the eco-conscious Cape Town Hollow features LED low energy bulbs, aerated shower heads to prevent wasting water, SABS approved cleaning products as well as supporting recycling efforts. The hotel has a strict no plastic policy with no plastic straws and single-use plastic bottles.
Samara Private Game Reserve, situated in South Africa’s Great Karoo, offers a Big 5 safari experience with a difference. Founded with the vision of rewilding the 70,000 acres of former livestock farms, the luxury private game reserve’s main focus is on conservation.
Having reintroduced cheetah, black rhino, elephant and lion to the area as well as hosting educational programmes with local school and a government-accredited Tracker Academy, Samara is a true representation of what Jumbari stands for. If you’re traveling with your family, Samara is passionate about educating the next generation of conservationists.
Embark on daily game drives through the reserve, learn about the delicate ecosystem of the Karoo on guided walking safaris and track wild rhino and cheetah on foot For the little ones, Samara offers an array of opportunities to explore this epic outdoor classroom and learn how to identify animal tracks. And for teens, the lodge offers conservation activities, overnight trails as well as epic bushwalks.
If you’re interested in planning an African safari with a difference, get in touch with the expert consultants at Jumbari who will assist in crafting your responsible safari.
Jumbari is offering a lucky reader a 6 night stay in South Africa!
The prize is sponsored by Jumbari Family Safaris and Seasons in Africa and includes:
- 6 nights in South Africa for 2 persons
- 3 nights at Casterbridge Hollow (near Kruger National Park)
- 3 nights at Cape Town Hollow Boutique Hotel
Valued at $1471
Terms and Conditions
- Prize is valid 15 June 2019 until 15 June 2020
- Cannot be utilised over public and school holidays, long weekends, Christmas, New Year and is subject to availability
- This prize is not transferable, may not be converted to cash
- Valid for 2 persons
- Includes accommodation and breakfast
- Excludes all other meals, all beverages, curio shop purchases, telephone calls, transport, flights
To enter, simply leave your details in the form below.
Competition ended March 24th 2019. Congrats to Lisa Best !!!
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