When setting off for a safari adventure make sure that you prepare yourself thoroughly enough to prevent any unwarranted circumstance whatsoever. A safari is best experienced and enjoyed when everything goes smoothly and more-or-less according to plans.
The following are some important aspects that should be taken care of before going on a journey.
1. The challenge in the endeavor should be borne with care and precaution
A safari adventure can be the most exciting feat one has ever planned. It is not a generic course that jet-setters generally take up. Although tour guides provide you with detailed information in the brochures yet it is advisable to research a bit on the various aspects of the adventure. You will do well to read up a bit on the subject – try the internet!
2. The best locale for safari expedition should be spotted first.
The Eastern, Southern and Central Africa and the Indian Ocean Islands are the best places to carry out such adventures.
3. Prepare for the climate.
The seasonal trend of the place should be known from beforehand. Although weather is something that is unpredictable and one never knows how a weather condition veers yet one should be careful.
In the areas of Central and Eastern Africa it rains heavily during the span of April and June. The later half of November to December also witnesses short spells of shower.
Rainy season in southern Africa begins from later November and stays till the mid of April in the safari regions. During this phase it is summer in the Cape area.
The environmental system of the Indian Ocean islands is somewhat similar to that of the South African landscape. Here the rain lasts from November till April. Cyclones are also probable during this phase. May to October is the dry season here.
4. Choose your activities.
Some more thrilling activities accompany the safari adventure:
A. participatory camping B. gorilla trekking C. bird watching D. sailing E. self driving
5. Know what you can afford.
The budget should always be taken care of when one plans a trip. Zero in on a range which is easily affordable. Considering the level of luxury during the safari trip, accommodations, attractions and activities, the meals and also the season, can be effective for the budget control.
6. The travel style.
Will the safari adventure be a luxurious one or a moderate or rustic one? Will the children just be tagged along and will you travel in a group or all alone? Answering these questions before the trip might prove helpful for planning the dream expedition.
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