JULY 2023


Enjoy green season rates on mid-season dates in November and December

Travellers wanting something to look forward to in the later end of the year can take advantage of a promotional offer with green season rates now available on departures from November to the 19th December 2023. Traditionally a popular time to travel with mid-season rates, this is an offer not to be missed.

Special offer is subject to availability. For more information, please contact

Last minute 12% off select 2023 departure dates in August and September

Enjoy last minute special rates with 12% off select 2023 departure dates. Enjoy an epic private plane safari adventure booking one of the below selected departure dates and rack up spectacular savings.

  • Tanzania Departures: August 20 | September 11, 15, 21, 23
  • Kenya Departures: August 7, 14, 18, 22, 25 | September 18, 19, 27, 29

Special offer is valid for bookings now to 29th September 2023 and subject to availability. For more information, please contact

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As winter approaches, plan the perfect holiday with SkySafari

Whether you are looking to take advantage of value for money with mid-season special offer rates or planning the most memorable Christmas with loved ones, November and December is a great time of year to take a safari. Traditionally less busy than the peak months, visitors will often feel like they have the have wide open African plains just to themselves. There are wildlife viewings a plenty, with vegetation still quite dry and sparce and the weather becomes warmer, interrupted only by short rains.

Spending a Christmas on safari is a wonderful way of creating memories that will last a lifetime, whether it be with family or just for two. The camps and lodges make a special effort over the festive period with themed meals, native decorations and often a surprise visit from Santa!

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Great ideas for Christmas gifts or sustainable souvenirs at Shanga

Guests taking a Tanzanian SkySafari will spend their first night at the Arusha Coffee Lodge where the wonderful social enterprise, Shanga is located.

Employing local people with disabilities, Shanga is an inclusive and welcoming workshop selling sustainable and high-quality gifts and home wear. Profits from the products sold are reinvested back into developing opportunities to employ more people that might otherwise struggle to gain work. There is a wonderful selection of gifts and souvenirs on offer from stunning glass wear to bright colourful beaded jewellery.

For guests travelling in the lead up to Christmas there are some stunning brightly coloured glass Christmas tree balls and beaded Masai stars plus a striking Christmas stocking to pop all the new gifts into. For more information visit

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SkySafari offers the most epic safari adventure, and our guests agree

We are committed to offering the most epic safari adventure to our guests and are pleased to share that our guests indeed agree!

One of our guests recently shared on her traveller blog about the many highlights of her SkySafari trip. Some of these included the smooth transitions from the meet and greet at the airport to the direct private flights between camps, which makes travel more efficient, and more private.

Our guests also spend less time travelling and enjoy more time on the ground, with up to 16 to 21 hours saved on travel, depending on the chosen itinerary. Guests will stay at luxurious and unique properties offering diverse landscapes and the best wildlife viewing in country. Our planes seat just eight, so groups sizes are small, allowing one to travel with friends and or even having the whole aircraft to themselves, as departures are guaranteed with just 2 PAX. Our all-inclusive model (and there are a lot of inclusions!) is an easy to book and complete program. The only exception being park and conservancy fees which are to be paid separately. There are plenty of reasons to book a SkySafari, feel free to reach out to learn more.

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Kilindi’s GM, Lisa de Lange, shares why a beach add-on is a great way to end your safari adventure.

For those planning a safari in November and December, Kilindi is the perfect post-safari add on offering bright winter sun and tranquil waters. Lisa de Lange, General Manager of Kilindi, shares why it’s the perfect end to a safari adventure.

What makes Kilindi a great post-safari getaway for travellers?

Elewana Kilindi Resort is an excellent post-safari getaway for travellers due to its tranquil and exclusive setting. After the excitement of a safari adventure, Kilindi offers a peaceful and luxurious retreat, providing guests with the perfect opportunity to unwind and relax amidst beautiful tropical surroundings.

What can guests expect in terms of weather from November through March?

From November through March, Zanzibar experiences its hot and humid season, which coincides with the island’s short rainy season. Guests visiting during this period can expect warm temperatures, occasional rainfall, and high humidity. Despite the rain, Zanzibar retains its lush greenery and offers a serene ambiance.

How many days would you recommend for a stay?

The ideal duration for a stay at Elewana Kilindi Resort depends on personal preferences and interests. For a complete experience, a stay of at least 5 to 7 days is recommended to fully enjoy the resort’s amenities and explore the island’s attractions

What special activities and experiences can guests enjoy on property during their stay?

During their stay, guests can enjoy various activities and experiences on the property, including lounging by their private plunge pools, strolling along the stunning beach, indulging in spa treatments, enjoying kayaking and stand-up paddling, and savouring delicious meals at the resort’s restaurant with tantalizing beach BBQ’s and Taste of Zanzibar Cooking classes.

The spa at Kilindi is a major draw for guests, can you share some of your favourite spa treatments?

The spa at Kilindi offers a range of luxurious treatments designed to pamper guests and promote relaxation. A favourite spa treatment includes our Zanzi – Spice Journey Signature Treatment with vigorous dry body brushing, followed by an energizing, detoxing body polish which will leave your skin feeling silky and refreshed. You will then be cocooned in a coffee, cinnamon, and orange gel wrap. A blissful body massage using a combination of our signature botanical balms and pure aromatherapy oils to complete this truly indulgent experience.

What makes the dining experience at Kilindi so special?

The dining experience at Kilindi is exceptional due to its focus on personalised service and delicious culinary offerings, with our unique dining by design experiences on offer including private beach Seafood BBQ’s, Taste of Zanzibar Cooking Classes, and Signature Intimate Picnic Experiences. Guests can enjoy freshly prepared meals, including a fusion of local Zanzibari flavours and international cuisine, served in a romantic and intimate setting.

What are some of the best activities to do off-property on the island?

Off-property, guests have numerous activities to explore on the island. They can visit Stone Town, a UNESCO World Heritage site known for its historical and cultural significance. Other options include exploring the spice plantations, taking a traditional dhow cruise, diving, or snorkelling in the clear waters of the Indian Ocean, and enjoying water sports on the beach.