Busanga Safaris

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An amazing adventure

Written on: August 18, 2016   |   I visited in July 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.

Rwanda was for visiting Mountain Gorillas and Golden Monkeys.

Zambia, staying at the beautiful Musekese Camp, was the highlight with a total of 31 mammal species spotted during the stay.

And, then, seeing wild dogs for the very first time in Zimbabwe topped off the experience. I highly recommend Tony if you want a really personalised experience from someone who genuinely cares about making your trip special.
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Responsiveness of staff
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Knowledge of guide
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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: 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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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Oct 2013.
My husband and I wanted to go to Kafue National Park and South Luangwa and we reviewed camps in both areas. We came across Busanga Safaris as they avoided single supplements, because my sister-in-law was interested in coming with us. We sent an email to Tony outlining an itinerary and within half an hour Tony was on the ‘phone discussing our proposals and suggest... read more

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- Our main focus is: Mid-level safaris
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North Kafue has amazing numbers and variety of wildlife in a unspoiled environment. You're very likely to see no other people on your game drives.

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