Knightsbridge Safaris Company Profile

INTRODUCTION

Knightsbridge Safaris is Africa’s top creme de’ la’ creme tour operator and in a nutshell our personalized service has been the “Magical Key” to our company success and when you book your holiday with us, every detail is attended to and our clients are left to enjoy their safari to their very best.

Since our inception a couple of years back, we have continued to expand and upgrade our operations whilst still retaining our midas touch and high standards of service excellence.

We are extremely optimistic that when you go on safari with us, you will certainly appreciate why we have earned ourselves such an exemplary recognition worldwide.  The word ‘Safari’ in the local language known as ‘Swahili’ means journey and immediately charms up a vision of a never- to- be forgotten adventure.

Your safari with Knightsbridge Safaris will be one of the most fantastic and fascinating experiences of your lifetime. We fully cherish that excitement and we have therefore injected all our joint years of travel and tour expertise towards transforming dreams into fruition by bringing on-board unique holiday packages.

TOUR PACKAGES

We offer superior safari packages with carefully thought-out itineraries which allow you the maximum duration in the game reserves where wildlife is abundant and in the sunny coastal beaches where ‘Paradise’ galore. Our carefully chosen staff and drivers /guides will share their expert knowledge with you whilst ensuring your maximum comfort and safety at all times.

Knightsbridge Safaris is a service per excellence oriented Tour and Safaris Company based in Nairobi, Kenya and operating namely in Kenya, Tanzania, Zanzibar, Uganda, Rwanda, Botswana, Namibia, Zimbabwe, South Africa and Egypt.


ACCOMMODATION

We provide the highest standards of accommodation in each holiday itinerary using the best hotels, lodges and camps, with private bath /showers and swimming pools. The service is extremely friendly and attentive and the cuisine of a high standard catering for the international palate. Full board accommodation is available on safari, whilst “bed and breakfast” is provided in Nairobi hotels, unless specified otherwise.

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OUR COMPANY GOAL

To promote tourism in Africa by providing tourists from the entire World with diversified tourist products and services through a team of highly qualified and motivated staff.

OUR ULTIMATE OBJECTIVE

To fully satisfy our clientele by offering the highest standards of services as regards to their demands and to us our clients are absolutely supreme.

HOW TO ACHIEVE OUR AIM

We are dedicated to service per excellence by providing undivided attention to our clients, meticulous attention to detail, uncompromising safety standards and flexibility and above all we work as a team with great expertise in the tourism industry, yes a team of experts.

THE SERVICES WE UNDERTAKE

We specialize in wildlife safaris by road and air balloons and exotic beach holiday packages and to mention just but a few we have a wide range of services which include namely:


OUR SAFARI VEHICLES

landcruiserYou can choose from our fleet of super state-of-the-art 9-seater custom built 4-wheel drive safari minibus/land rovers/land cruisers/trucks with maximum comfort and open-air sunroof to ensure excellent game viewing throughout your safari.

The high standards we set on our safari vehicles is a clear manifestation of our meticulous attention to detail and our uncompromised commitment to your comfort, enjoyment and safety. In Africa you will travel aboard our own fleet of vehicles which are well maintained and by extension our entire fleet in Africa is custom built with the following features namely;

Pop-up roof for unobstructed game-viewing and photography.

Hands-free public address system for better audibility of the driver/guide and access to his tourism
knowledge of Africa with safety modern VHF radios for communication between Knightsbridge Safaris vehicles on safari. Our safari vehicles suspension systems are specially modified to adapt to African road conditions with cushioned seats, seat belts and arm rests.

To enhance your enjoyment of game viewing and sightseeing we carry on-board each vehicle an ice-cooler stocked daily with beverages (apart from alcoholic drinks), binoculars, dust protectors and a library on the wildlife, flora and culture of your destination of choice.

Travelers to most fly-in camps and camping safaris will enjoy traveling aboard our fleet of specially equipped 4-wheel drive land-cruisers, land rovers and trucks unparalleled in their ability to negotiate the tough rugged terrain in more off-the-beaten-track path camping areas. On wing and various private camp safaris, you will fly aboard modern, certified, twin-engine light aircraft.

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OUR HUMBLE REQUEST

Kindly assist us in the preservation of our wildlife and by extension our environment, discourage poaching and destruction of our forests and water catchment areas.


OUR TOUR DRIVERS /GUIDES

Our drivers /guides are fully trained and often re-examined to ensure the highest standards are maintained in the tourism industry. We are able to provide efficient drivers /guides with language proficiency in Queen’s English, Deutsch, Espanol, Francais, Italiano, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Danish, Dutch, Portuguese, Nederlands, Svenske, Norsk, Swiss and Canadian.


TRANSPORT

We operate and maintain our own fleet of modern safari minibuses, land cruisers, land rovers and trucks, which are fitted with special ‘pop-up’ roofs allowing unobstructed views for photography and game viewing. Our diesel-engine trucks ensure deeper penetration into the ‘African Jungle’ and each 4-wheel truck is fitted with special shock absorbers for a comfortable ride and seat belts on every seat for safety.

In addition every vehicle is equipped with a cooler box, tissue box, dust masks, dust bags, binoculars, road map of each destination of choice, library books of each destination’s game parks, reserves, trees, birds, animals, peoples and their culture.

A Public address system on-board enables the driver to speak audibly to his passengers and for security reasons, every minibus/truck/land rover/land cruiser has a radio  communication system installed and this system  assists in locating and spotting game with ease. Each vehicle is chauffered by an English-speaking driver/guide, who has an intimate knowledge of local history, culture, wildlife and landscape of each destination. Drivers/guides who are conversant in other languages are available on request.


AIR TRAVEL

Most International Airlines operate regular scheduled flights to Africa and by extension to East Africa, South Africa and North Africa.

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Kenya’s National Flag Carrier Kenya Airways operates regular services to Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and frequent services to Mombasa Moi International Airport.

In addition Kenya Airways undertakes daily scheduled services between Nairobi, Mombasa and Malindi on the Kenyan coast and to Kisumu on the shores of Lake Victoria. Local charter and scheduled flights are available to the main game parks and scenic areas namely; Amboseli, Maasai Mara, Samburu, Tsavo, Lake Baringo, Lake Turkana, Lake Nakuru, Nanyuki and Lamu.