Written on: November 17, 2014
I visited in September 2011
I went on a 14-day safari with Thomson Safaris in September 2011. The trip was wonderful from start to finish. I went by myself and signed up for a group trip. There were 3 Land Rovers and 3 guides for the 11-person group. All the guides were outstanding; they were extremely knowledgeable and informative and could answer any questions we had. By far the most memorable part of the trip was the amazing number and variety of wild animals and birds that we encountered. The large numbers of wildebeests, zebras, elephants, giraffes, hippos and gazelles were incredible. I was looking forward to going on this trip for more than a year, and the trip far exceeded my expectations.
I recommended Thomson Safaris to three of my friends who subsequently went on separate Thomson safaris. Each one of them was as enthusiastic about their experience with Thomson as I was.
We joined a college alumni tour with Thomson Safaris in February 2008, and it was a lifetime highlight. I just cannot praise Thomson Safaris highly enough! Our group of 15-16 traveled in three safari vans, each with a driver/guide, and stayed in luxury tents in the bush.
We traveled separately and arrived a few days before the formal tour, so as to recover fro...