Polar opposites.. a world's first wildlife Safari
This is one of those once in a lifetime journeys; Singita has been synonymous with life-changing wildlife experiences throughout Africa and is launching this November a spectacular 11-night Adventure to the South in collaboration with One&Only and White Desert. The journey takes you from the warm lowveld of Kruger National Park in South Africa to the icy expanse of Antarctica, giving safari lovers the chance to see the rarest wildlife on both continents – from Africa's iconic animals to Antarctica’s vast colony of 28,000 emperor penguins.
The partnership between Singita and White Desert represents more than just an opportunity to experience these iconic animals up close. Both companies are founded on a passion and commitment to preserve the landscapes and wildlife they operate in. Singita has been helping with the conservation of large areas of rare and iconic African wilderness for more than 25 years, while White Desert operates a zero-impact policy and have been carbon neutral since 2007.
The adventure includes 4 nights at Singita Kruger National Park and 2 nights in the One&Only Hotel in Cape Town. From there, the White Desert private jet awaits: flying into the heart of Antarctica, where the unique Whichaway Camp is home for the next 5 nights.
“Working with brands like Singita to showcase the world’s finest wildlife is a very exciting prospect. Few people know that Cape Town is a gateway into Antarctica, and it’s amazing to be able to combine it with the wild beauty of South Africa. The timing is also vital, because when the guests arrive in Antarctica, the emperor penguin chicks will just be stepping off their parent’s feet and the colony will be at its largest. Its like being on the set of the movie Happy Feet.” says White Desert’s co-founder Robyn Woodhead is part of the IAATO Executive Committee.
White Desert experience
All trip costs include:
Airport collection in Cape Town; safety briefing in Cape Town; return flight to Antarctica on White Desert Gulf Stream jet, all accommodation, food and drinks (including all alcoholic beverages) in Antarctica; all guiding fees, support of field guides and logistics staff; use of certain items of polar clothing (as denoted on equipment list); payment by White Desert Ltd of a ‘Carbon Tax’ for offsetting emissions created by all logistics associated with Antarctic travel.
Reservations can be made as follows:
Singita, Tel: +27 21 683 3424,
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.singita.com