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Africa’s Top Wildlife Countries & African Safari Field Guide combo



Highlights and compares wildlife reserves and other major attractions in the continent’s best countries for game viewing



AFRICA’S TOP WILDLIFE COUNTRIES highlights and compares wildlife reserves and other major attractions in the continent’s best countries for game viewing – making the planning of the journey of a lifetime easy! African countries, and the wildlife reserves within them, vary greatly as to the types and quality of safari experiences they offer. This is the only guidebook that effectively assists readers in choosing the best destinations for the kind of wildlife experience they would most enjoy by comparing travel options among all the top wildlife countries.

Using the easy-to-read When’s the Best Time to Go for Game Viewing chart, readers can conveniently choose the specific reserves and country(ies) that are best to visit during their vacation period. From the What Wildlife if Best Seen Where chart, readers can easily locate the reserves that have an abundance of the animals they wish to see. From the Safari Activities chart, readers can choose the reserves that offer the safari options (night drives, canoeing, walking, ballooning, etc.) that interest them most.

Jam-packed with information essential to the successful safari:

  • 512 pages of color with over 459 photos
  • 15 Countries, including the top safari countries of Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Namibia and South Africa; also featured are Madagascar, Mozambique and Ethiopia
  • Over 62 color maps, detailing countries and major wildlife reserves
  • 7 charts, including When’s The Best Time to Go and What Wildlife is Best Found Where
  • Accommodations graded for convenient selection

Detailed information on:

  • Photo Safaris
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Gorilla and Chimpanzee Safaris
  • Bird Watching
  • Canoe/Kayak/Boat Safaris
  • Scuba Diving & Snorkeling
  • Hot-Air Balloon Safaris
  • Night Game Drives
  • Walking Safaris
  • White-water Rafting
  • Horseback safaris
  • Family Safaris
  • Honeymoon safaris

African Safari Field Guide
The African Safari Field Guide is the perfect book to take on safari because it is a wildlife guide, trip organizer, phrase book, safari diary, map directory and wildlife checklist, all in one! And because many safariers have strict baggage limits, this 7-BOOKS-IN-ONE journal becomes even more valuable because it features all the information a traveler to Africa is going to need. It puts key safari information at the reader’s fingertips and allows them to record unforgettable memories of their African adventure.

The African Safari Field guide includes the following valuable features that help to make the reader an instant authority while on safari:

  • How to prepare for your safari adventures
  • Detailed maps of territories, topography, and climate zones of Africa
  • Illustrations of Africa’s vegetation zones
  • Photography on safari
  • World Heritage sites
  • Over 500 COLOR illustrations and detailed descriptions of mammals, reptiles, birds, insects, and trees for easy identification
  • Mammal names (with phonetics)
  • The most comprehensive checklists of mammals and birds for recording sightings in reserves
  • 65 COLOR maps that detail regions, countries, and major wildlife reserves
  • Constellation maps of the Southern Hemisphere and a stargazers guide
  • Swahili, Tswana, Shona, Zulu and French words with phrases
  • Glossary of safari terms
  • Packing checklist
  • Contact information for US and Canadian Embassies and British High Commissons in Africa
  • Suggested reading list
  • 30 journal pages to record their personal safari experiences

The African Safari Field Guide can be personalized with the following:

  • Journal author information
  • Medical information
  • Packing checklist and luggage inventory
  • Travel and health insurance
  • Journal log and daily entries
  • Mammal and bird check lists
  • Sections to record flight and safari itineraries