14D East Africa
Departure dates: 06 - 19 February 2018 | 20 February - 04 March 2018

Private Jet Expeditions

Truly the ultimate privately guided safari experience, Private Jet Expedition “East Africa and Beyond” offers an unrivalled opportunity to explore East Africa’s most prized destinations in sublime exclusivity. Solely created with privacy, authenticity and flexibility in mind, this extraordinary set-departure tour caters for intimate groups and offers special access to a series of unique experiences that are exclusive to guests.

Small Set Departures

The East Africa Private Jet Expedition caters for up to 6 guests using the most exclusive transportation throughout the journey.
A Pilatus PC12 will be used for the international legs of the expedition and can host up to 6 guests. A combination of the Pilatus PC12 and helicopters will be used internally to connect with bush landing strips. The East Africa Private Jet Expedition departs on 06 February and 20 February 2018, which have been specifically chosen to offer the best possible experiences within the highlighted destinations.

Destination Climax

Giraffe Manor

Nairobi, Kenya

Upon landing in vibrant Nairobi, guests will have the opportunity to meet their private guide and enjoy a welcome dinner on the perfectly manicured lawns of Giraffe Manor. As one of Nairobi’s most iconic retreats, the historic Giraffe Manor offers a truly enchanting opportunity to interact with its resident herd of Rothschild giraffe. In the mornings and evenings, the giraffe visit the Manor, casually interrupting mealtimes by poking their long necks into the windows of the dining area in search of a treat.

Virunga Safari Lodge

Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda

With sweeping views of the breathtaking Virunga Volcanoes and the twin lakes of Bulera and Ruhonda, Virunga Safari Lodge provides the perfect base to search for rare mountain gorillas and golden monkeys. Here, guests will have the opportunity to interact with gorilla researchers, embark on a truly once-in-a-lifetime, private gorilla trekking experience and enjoy a photographic tutorial to ensure that guests are able to capture the beauty of these incredible creatures in the low light of the forests.

Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

Serengeti Under Canvas

Moving around the Serengeti to bring guests within range of the massive herdsof the Great Migration, the luxurious semi-permanent Serengeti Under Canvas offers a classic Tanzanian safari in spectacular solitude and comfort. A tranquil hot air balloon safari over the park’s seemingly endless plains offers an incredible bird’s eye view of this magical setting, followed by a delicious champagne breakfast to round-off an unforgettable morning in Africa. Departure dates: 11 – 14 February, 2018 | 25 – 28 February, 2018

Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

Perched on the edge of the world’s oldest intact caldera, the award-winning Ngorongoro Crater Lodge is fit for a king and queen. Here, guests can be forgiven for losing track of which era, or even continent, they are experiencing. A range of extraordinary experiences await at Ngorongoro Crater Lodge. Think…captivating sundowners in the company of charismatic Maasai warriors, exclusive candlelit dinners with awe-inspiring views, and a full-day game drive into the heart of this UNESCO World Heritage Site, with lunch served on the Crater floor. Departure dates: 14 – 16 February, 2018 | 28 February - 01 March, 2018

Mnemba Island

f you have ever harboured the secret wish of finding yourself the sole inhabitant of a beautiful tropical island, but without the effort of having to lift a finger to fend for yourself, Mnemba Island is just the place for you. During your stay discover the sheer, unpretentious paradise of this private island, where the simple pleasures become one of your most treasured of memories for many years to come. Learn about the island’s significant marine conservation initiatives from Les Carlisle, the legendary Group Conservation Manager and culminate your epic East Africa Expedition with a private sandcastle farewell dinner. Departure dates: 16 - 19 February, 2018 | 01 – 04 March, 2018