This is a unique way to experience the bush and view wildlife. Shenton has professional guides and an armed ZAWA officer. This makes the safari very safe and you get the most out of the experience.
The drives are taken in modified, open 4WD vehicles. The vehicles are comfortable with high seats to allow easy viewing of game and photography. The qualified and experienced team of guides will take you to areas which are not commonly visited by other vehicles. The areas a wide variety of game. The game drives can be taken in the morning or evening and last approximately three and a half hours.
Camp-outs in the bush
Shenton safaris also offers special over-night camp-outs which is sleeping under a mosquito net, close to a camp fire. This is a thrilling experience as you will be able to listen to distant calls of wildlife such as lions, hyenas, leopards and many more.
Elephant hide sleep out
The photographic elephant hide is located high up in the branches of a tree on the riverbank. The bed is set up for you on the dedicated platform in the treetops and a scout is deployed discretely in an enclosed vehicle under the tree for your safety.
Shenton Safaris also offers breakfast in the bush, special sundowners and picnics. The company has a friendly and well trained team of staff that ensure you get the best out of your safari.
Numbu Platform Sleep Out
The platform is in a vast open savannah plain which offers two options:
This platform has a queen size bed, large mosquito net, warm duvet, washing basin, lamps and a radio. The toilet is set up below the platform.
For your safety, a well trained guide and an armed scout will provide security throughout the night in a nearby boma and will have a radio, in case of you want to live.
Shenton Safaris offers photographic hides which are a great opportunity to take amazing photos in complete safety in one of their photographic hides.