ST. LOUIS -- With departure dates scheduled through the early fall,
it's not too late to book a safari adventure through Intrav, a
deluxe tour operator based here.
Intrav offers four inclusive packages that range from 10 to 14
nights. Rates begin at $5,390, double, and increase to $7,920.
The Kenya Wildlife Safari, an 10-night trip with departures on
Aug. 9, Sept. 11 and 25, and Oct. 2 and 11, features safaris in
Sweetwaters Private Game Reserve, Samburu National Reserve, Mount
Kenya National Park and the Masai Mara National Reserve.
Guests can ride horses, fish for trout, go on night safaris or
tour parts of the reserves via hot-air balloon.
The two-week Wings Over Kalahari safari begins with a four-night
stay in Cape Town, South Africa, followed by a three-night stay at
Etosha National Park in Namibia.
Participants will helicopter near Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, and
cruise the Zambezi River. The trip concludes with a two-night stay
at Chobe National Park in Botswana.
Departures for the safari are Sept. 19 and 26 and Oct. 10 and
With departures on Sept. 2, 9, 16, and 23 and Oct. 7, 14, 21,
and 28, the 14-night Wings Over the Okavango explores much of the
same territory as the Wings Over Kalahari tour.
Featured on the trip is a cruise on Xakanaxa Lagoon, a two-night
stay at the Victoria Falls Hotel and a performance of African
The 12-night Wings Over Kilimanjaro journeys through the
national game parks of Tanzania and Kenya.
Excursions include visits to Serengeti National Park, the
Ngorongo Crater, Amboseli National Park and Masai Mara National
Passengers also have the option of a fishing trip on Lake
Victoria and a hot-air balloon safari over Masai Mara.
Departures for the Wings Over Kilimanjaro are Sept. 7 and 21 and
Oct. 5 and 16.
Phone: (800) 456-8100