feeding an elephant

Africa

An Evergreen exclusive, the ‘You’re Invited’ program offers a unique and exclusive experiences where guests are welcomed into the lives of locals. These programs offer a unique opportunity to immerse in local cultures and have been chosen to provide you with a better understanding of the areas you visit. 

Elephant Whispers interaction in Hazyview

Visit Elephant Whispers, a project dedicated to securing the future of the African elephant, where experienced handlers share their in-depth knowledge of fascinating elephant behavior. You will get a chance to get up close to these amazing animals. The interaction with the elephant offers you the opportunity to touch the elephant, exchange trunk greetings and offer tasty treats.

Visit a local village in Botswana

Enjoy Chinotimba and observer township-life in this African community. The word Chinotimba describes the roar of the water
from the mighty Victoria Falls in the local Nambya language.  Visit the
oldest houses to the taverns, the local market, churches and the local school where you will be introduced to the school headmaster and meet the children.

Massai visit, Kenya

Visit a traditional Maasai village and be welcomed by the village chief to experience a culture famous for its close relationship with wildlife and the earth. Amboseli National Park, the second most popular park in Kenya is a large ecosystem that spreads from Kenya to Tanzania and is one of the best places to see large groups of elephant.