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THE ELUSIVE and ENDANGERED PANGOLIN
A first and rare sighting with
As You Like It Safaris!

Pangolin

Driver and guide, Dedan, with Canadian client Leslie Hall, spotted this rarely seen PANGOLIN! Click Leslie's photo to see information and more of Leslie's pictures of this unique animal.

Vivien Prince, Founder of As You Like It Safaris, was ecstatic when the real thrill of safari was right over her head! In 2014 this happy bank of photographers enjoyed the Cheetah's trust

 

Vivien Prince, founder of As You Like It Safaris Cheetah sits in jeep Cheetah face

 

 

Click to watch a 4 minute YouTube video taken by a client on a recent safari


AFRICAN PHOTOGRAPHIC WILDLIFE SAFARI

With acclaimed photographer, Jeff Sink
July 21 to August 6, 2016

Read Jeff's Introductory Letter Here

1x Photography has a feature on Jeff with many photos from his past trips
Click here to go to the website

Click here for the itinerary (has prices for the main trip and the pre- and post-trip extensions)

lion cubs on photo safari elephant herd on photo safari cheetah on photo safari zebras on photo safari

PHOTOGRAPHIC WILDLIFE SAFARI in Kenya, to be led by renown photographer, teacher, and basketball coach, JEFF SINK, together with VIVIEN PRINCE, July 2016, during the Great Migration; with pre-trip to the vanishing tribes of the Omo Valley in Ethiopia, and a post-trip to the spice island, Zanzibar, with its beautiful beaches.

Zebraselephantshyenas fighting
impalaslioness and cub

Join Vivien and Jeff for the pre-trip extension to the South Omo Valley in Ethiopia!
July 13 to July 21, 2016

Click here for the itinerary

Join Vivien and Jeff for the post-trip extension to Zanzibar!
August 6 to August 11, 2016

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PHOTOGRAPHIC SAFARI DURING THE GREAT MIGRATION

Featuring award-winning wildlife Photographer Theodore Mattas
August 12 to August 26, 2016

Theodore MattasTheodore Mattas is an award-winning wildlife photographer, based in Greece. His images have been published in major international nature magazines, books, calendars and also used for educational purpose in schools and universities throughout the world.
   Theodore is focused exclusively on African wildlife and runs yearly wildlife photo workshops in East and South Africa both for novice and experienced photographers. Theodore is 41 years old, married to an elementary school teacher and father of a beautiful daughter. He lives in Thessaloniki, Greece.

 

mama cheetah and babies Zebras and wildebeest crossing during great migration hyenas fighting

Click here for more information about Theodore Mattas and his work

This tour hosted by Ihla Crowley of Drifter Sister Catch the Wind Tours will offer unique photographic opportunities, bringing you up-close to the beautiful animals of Kenya during the annual migration. It will be the trip of a lifetime. If you add either or both of the pre- and post-trip extensions, it will surpass every expectation you've ever had about exploring the continent of Africa.

Click here for the Itinerary.

(Photos below taken by Ihla Crowley on previous Drifter Sister Safaris)

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Plus, 11-day pre-trip extension in Botswana (including Victoria Falls)
August 2 to August 12, 2016

And 8-day post-trip extension in Namibia
August 26 to September 3, 2016


CLIMB BEAUTIFUL MT KENYA!

Mount Kenya is a majestic African mountain, rising 5,199 meters (17,057 ft) above sea level to a snow clad peak. It's a never to be forgotten sight, and one we are proud to share with our guests in association with the experienced mountaineers of the Climb Kenya and Conservation Youth Self-Help Group. You can read more about Mt Kenya here.

Mount Kenya can be climbed by any normal healthy person. The most reliable weather for climbing is between late December and late March and from mid-July to late September. We offer guided treks of 1-7 days, offering something for everyone from casual walkers to accomplished climbers. Click here to see a sample itinerary.

Beautiful Mt. Kenya Climb Mt. KenyaSimon MutuaAt the top of Mt Kenya


"The Big 5"

Elephant | Black rhinoceros | African Cape buffalo | Lion | Leopard

African Big 5 elephant African Big 5 black rhinoceros African Big 5 African Cape buffalo African Bit 5 lion African Big 5 leopard


Vivien PrinceBespoke East African Safaris: We are different. Personal care and attention by courteous, well-trained Directors adds to the outstanding service, warmth and hospitality of the Kenyan people. We operate a highly professional safari company, and pride ourselves with attention to detail, and a guarantee to deliver what is promised. Work with us and you will not be disappointed. From luxury safaris, to climbing Mt Kenya or Kilimanjaro, we have the people to guide you. You will work directly with your Kenyan Tour Operator. Vivien can be reached in the United States through her email vivprince@asyoulikeitsafaris.com

Hope Streams Academy kids dance with visitor
Hope Streams students

 

AS YOU LIKE IT SAFARIS is a unique safari operator covering Kenya and all of East Africa. Unlike some of our rivals, we don't run to a pre-arranged schedule: we'll tailor every detail of your safari holiday to make sure you have the adventure of your life among the incredible animals and landscapes of Africa. Click here to read some testimonials from satisfied visitors.

We can help you decide how to make the best of your visit, but what's most important to us is that you get what you want from your vacation. You'll be free to choose how you fill each day, whether you want to...