Safari Auction

EMPOWERS AFRICA AUCTION LOTS ON CHARITYBUZZ

Bids open: May 1st 2024, 9am EDT
Bids close: May 15th 2024, 4pm EDT

Auction lot #1: Six nights for two people sharing in Zambia & Zimbabwe with African Bush Camps

This incredible trip to Zambia and Zimbabwe is an authentic and exciting chance to visit two of the most iconic sights in each country: Victoria Falls in Zambia, and Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe. Guests will stay for three nights at Somalisa Camp in Hwange and marvel at the herds of elephants that come right up to the lodge, and three nights at Thorntree River Lodge to visit Victoria Falls.

Trip value: US $ 7,700

Auction lot #2: Eight nights for two people in South Africa with The Royal Portfolio

Enjoy the best of South Africa, with time spent in the vibrant city of Cape Town at The Silo, enjoying the coastal delights of Hermanus at Birkenhead House and the beauty of the Cape Winelands at La Residence, and on safari at Royal Malewane in a private reserve in Kruger National Park. Accommodation is in some of the country’s most elegant and luxurious hotels.

Trip value: US $ 20,245

Auction lot #3: Five nights for two people in Botswana and Zambia (Victoria Falls) with Wilderness Safaris.

Guests will spend two nights at one of Wilderness’ Classic Camps in Botswana’s Okavango Delta. A World Heritage Site, the area is rightly considered one of the most incredible wilderness sanctuaries in Africa. A further two nights will be spent in a second Wilderness Classic Camp in the Linyanti region, a pristine, beautiful landscape that is one of Botswana’s best-kept secrets. The conclusion to the safari is a visit to Victoria Falls in Zambia, staying for one night at Toka Leya Lodge.

Trip value: US $ 24,494

Auction lot #4: Two nights for two people in Kenya with Sarara.

This trip includes two nights in a private conservancy of Samburu National Park in northern Kenya, an area of 850,000 acres of pristine wilderness. This remote landscape is home to the indigenous Samburu people whose age-old traditions are as much a part of the fabric of this land as the wildlife, as well as the biggest herd of endangered reticulated giraffe, over 5,000 elephants, Grévy’s zebra, leopard, wild dog, kudu and more. Guests may choose whether to stay at Sarara Camp or Sarara Treehouse.

Trip value: US $ 4,220

Auction lot #5: Six nights for two people in Uganda with Volcanoes Safaris.

This trip is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to trek mountain gorillas in Uganda, as well as search for the ‘Lost Chimps of Kyambura Gorge’, participate in the Kyambura Eco-tourism Project, and experience the ancient culture of Uganda’s Batwa people. Guests will stay at Kyambura Gorge Lodge in Queen Elizabeth National Park and Mount Gahinga Lodge in Mgahinga National Park, two stylish, comfortable and authentic lodges.

Trip value: US $ 16,000

Auction lot #6: Three nights for two people in South Africa with Singita.

This trip includes three nights in a private concession bordering South Africa’s iconic Kruger National Park with Singita, at either Singita Lebombo Lodge or Singita Sweni Lodge. Both lodges lie in the south-eastern reaches of the Kruger National Park. Situated on 33,000 acres, Singita’s concession is an isolated piece of pristine wilderness where a unique wildlife population thrives. This area is especially well-known for its remarkable concentration of the ‘Big Five’ and in particular, four formidable prides of lions.

Trip value: US $ 16,000

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