Los Angeles Times
THE $760 PER PERSON AFRICAN CAMPING AND SAFARI DEAL
Here’s an African safari for young travelers who think they can’t afford one. Geckos Adventures offers a camping trip that takes you from the astonishing Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe to Botswana and South Africa for nine days starting at $760 per person.
The deal: The discount on Victoria Falls & Safari tours applies to trips starting May 28 ($760) and June 11 ($768). Tours usually cost $950 and $960, respectively. For less than $90 a day, you’ll see elephants and lions in Hwange National Park, track rhinos in Matabos National Park, and stay with the Hananwa people at a village in South Africa’s Limpopo province. Geckos caters to 18- to 29-year-olds for small group tours. The tour includes eight nights of camping, some meals, land transportation in a 4-by-4 vehicle and activities such as game drives. International airfare is extra. Info: (855) 832-4853, www.geckosadventures.com/en-us