A Call of the Wild...
Insider Tips for Successful Safari
It may be stating the obvious, but even experienced safari—goers sometimes forget the small details that help you get the most out of your bush experience. Here are a few of our top tips…
PaulTanzania Safari Specialist at Shrike Safaris
Get up and get out when the animals are most active
It can be tiring to get up early enough to be out as the sun rises, but it is well worth the effort. Early mornings usually bring the best sightings and wildlife encounters. Make a habit of taking a siesta in the heat of the day so you have plenty of energy for game drives.
Ask questions – lots of them
Our guides are a font of knowledge – they really enjoy sharing their bush know-how with guests, and never get tired of answering questions. That said, it is good bush etiquette to keep the volume down: talking loudly may not only scare the animals away but it can be disruptive for the people with you.