Busanga Safaris

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"My favourite safari operator"

Written on: August 11, 2013   |   I visited in July 2013 I made my first safari in Kenya 30 years ago. I immediately caught the "bush bug", that's why I am trying to go to the bush as often as possible. Two years ago I wanted to go to Busanga Plains in Zambia. I looked for information on internet and that is how I came across Busanga Safaris company. I decided to book this umpteenth safari with them. I haven't been disappointed, everything went perfectly so in 2012 I decided to go back to Busanga Plains but I extended the journey in South Luangwa.
Recently I wanted to visit Kenya again but was afraid of being disappointed as the minibuses and tourists outnumber wild animals in some places. Tony Mc Keith ,from Busanga Safaris, knows very well Zambia but he also knows Kenya and other safari destinations in Africa so he knows what he's talking about when he gives you advice. Tony organised for me a journey in Kenya which avoided crowded places. I had a wonderful time in Kenya and brought some lovely pictures. Once again it has been hassle free holiday.
Busanga safaris is reliable, professional, and available for any information you may need. I highly recommend it to both safari beginners and bush addicted people.

Martine JASMIN
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Knowledge of guide
5 Stars
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5 Stars
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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Oct 2016.
This was our second trip to Zambia arranged by Busanga Safaris, and once again it was excellent, we can definitely recommend them. The camps used were comfortable and friendly and close to the wildlife. read more

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Oct 2016.
Tony McKeith of Busanga Safaris took care of organising my travel to Botswana and and a nine night mobile tented photographic safari with Letaka. Busanga were easy to deal with and very efficient. I am planning more safaris over the next couple of years at least and will be using them again.

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Jul 2016.
I've just returned from an amazing month away travelling to Rwanda, Zambia and Zimbabwe organised by Tony McKeith of Busanga Safaris. I've travelled in Africa for many years with Tony and he always works hard to make sure I get exactly the experience I want and this epic trip totally surpassed expectations. Each lodge was perfect, and the wildlife out of this world... read more

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Jun 2015.
We booked a trip to Zambia and had 7 nights in South Luangwa and 4 nights in Chongwe.Tony McKeith of Busanga safari made all the arrangements and it was an unforgettable trip for us. It was an amazing holiday for me and my son and daughter. After only 4 nights we had already seen 8 leopards, 11 lions (eating a buffalo) a bush pig, elephants, pukus (so cute), buffal... read more

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Sep 2014.
Travelled to Kafue National Park, which I think is one of the best. Stayed at Mukesese camp that has a brilliant location - very rich in plentiful diverse wildlife. Superb guides. Great options of hide, vehicle, boat and by foot safaris. Element or remoteness very attractive. Loved the authenticity of a comfortable well managed safari camp.The wildlife is not on t... read more

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Jul 2014.
Dear Tony and team,

Thank you so very much.
You managed to create the most incredible and wonderful honeymoon for us. Every stay and location was excellent although one stood out miles ahead from the rest. The Kitcheche Mara camp was simply superb. You will find our review on TripAdvisor linked to the Mara camp website. We had the experience of a life time that... read more

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Oct 2013.
I first met Tony at a travel show last year. I had visited Africa several times as I am a keen wildlife photographer and discussed going to Zambia which I had not visited. We discussed my requirements and Tony sent me a few options. I contacted him again this year and visited Zambia in October. I visited two camps in Kafue and two in South Luangwa. All camps were g... read more

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: May 2013.
I went to Kenya last spring to volunteer in the Masaai Mara and got in touch with Tony to plan a few days safari at the end of my trip. His suggestions were wonderful and varied and all of the arrangements were expertly taken care of. I visited Lewa Conservancy which was a highlight of my trip and never would have known about it had Tony not suggested it. I sho... read more

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Oct 2013.
We have recently returned from a trip to South Luangwa NP, booked through Busanga Safaris, staying at Shenton's Kaingo and Mwamba camps. This proved to be our best safari yet! Tony was very helpful and knowledgable, all went smoothly, both camps were superb. For wildlife action and photography it could not be bettered, I would thoroughly recommend Busanga Safaris a... read more

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Oct 2013.
We have known Tony and Tyrone McKeith for a number of years and finally got round to safaring with them. After a few discussions with Tony over coffee to discuss options, we left the organising/itineray of our trip to Tony. He delivered a safari that offered all the best Zambia has to offer through game drives, bush walks and boating trips.

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Busanga Safaris

- We offer private/custom safaris
- We offer group tours/safaris
- Our main focus is: Mid-level safaris
- We book international flights
- We book pre/post-safari attractions
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T: +44 (0) 1628 621685
Since: Jul 2002

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