Lions and lions and lions—oh my! In rural Zimbabwe, lions on the loose are an everyday threat to the local population. Meet the Long Shield Guardians: extraordinary men and women who keep the predators away from schools and villages, armed with nothing more than noisemakers!
This conservation and cultural tour includes some of the country’s best wildlife areas, and will see you meet with grassroots conservation volunteers, anti-poaching units and local communities who live amid the wildlife.
Catching a glimpse of Zimbabwe's rare wildlife at Hwange National Park, Lake Kariba and Gonarezhou National Park
Travelling across the plains by SUV, watercraft and bush plane to witness the adventure from every possible angle
Joining anti-poaching patrol units to learn about their jobs and the threats to Africa's wildlife
Meeting earnest locals in Mambanje village, the Vukani Project and Mahenye village to witness Xangani culture up close