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What is it really like watching a jaguar in the wild? Is the Wildebeest Migration something you should add to your list of ‘must-dos’?

We understand that there are many key events and sights in the world of wildlife that you could consider travelling to see. In these ‘Wildlife Experience’ pages we try to give you a bit more specific information about some of these great wildlife sights so that you are better able to judge whether they really are something that you should push the boat out to see.

All of these experiences can be included in a holiday, and we hope you find them useful.

  • Annual Wildebeest Migration

    Wildebeest on migration

    2 million wildebeest and zebra massed on the Serengeti and Masai Mara plains. An unmissable wildlife event!

  • Botswana Wildlife Experiences


    Read about some of the amazing wildlife encounters of Tribes clients in Botswana.

  • Chimpanzee Trekking

    Chimpanzee trekking

    A meeting with wild chimpanzees is raw, exciting and unforgettable.

  • Elephant back safaris

    Elephant back safaris in Nepal

    A ride on elephant-back is not something most of us get a chance to enjoy. If you love elephants you might want to consider it. 

  • Exploring the Peruvian Amazon

    The Peruvian Amazon

    Venture into the Amazon to witness the varied animal and bird life. Explore by boat and on foot as you immerse yourself in the jungle.  

  • Gorilla Trekking

    Gorilla Trekking

    Sitting a few feet from a mountain gorilla is an experience any wildlife lover could not fail to find utterly exhilarating.

  • Green Season in Zambia

    Green Season in Zambia

    It's lush, quiet, baby animals abound, you can take boat safaris, and it's great value for money. Don't discount travel in Zambia at this time.

  • Jaguar safari in the Pantanal


    Seeing jaguars in the wild. Almost impossible? Not if you talk to us!

  • Meet the Meerkats

    Meeting Meerkats

    Meeting a colony of meerkats can be almost as rewarding as meeting a gorilla. They are SO captivating!

  • Night Safaris

    Leopard on night safari

    It's a different world on safari in the dark, so make sure you see it. 

  • Tiger Safari

    Tiger safari

    To watch tigers in the wild is one of the most special wildlife experiences.

  • Walking Safaris in Zambia

    Walking safari zambia

    ​Walk through African bush, dine around the campfire, listening to the 'call of the wild'. Camp under the stars.

  • Waved Albatross courtship

    Waved Albatross courtship

    A fascinating and comical wildlife sight! Catch it in the Galapagos Islands. 

  • Wild Dogs Safari

    Watching Wild Dogs

    Watching wild dogs 'talk' to each other, play or hunt is enthralling. Catch them if you can!

Our travel experts

Paul Cook
Travel Co-ordinator
Originally an architect, Paul gave up this career to concentrate on his passion for travel. He covers a wide range of countries for us, and is hugely knowledgeable.
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