Hemingways Expeditions The Very Best Ground Handler in Kenya
About Hemingways Expeditions...- Combining over 50 years experience in designing & operating bothscheduled and fully-custom safaris & tours in East Africa- With on-the-ground operations in Nairobi and Arusha, HemingwaysExpeditions is the trusted authority that our partners in travel counton for our unmatched safari product knowledge, expertise andconnections across East Africa.- Their deep, long-standing relationships with the region’s top guidesand safari properties ensure that your clients will be in the very bestof hands as they experience the rich and vibrant diversity of EastAfrica.- Each member of the team is driven by one overriding goal—todesign a dream-come-true journey for every guest in East Africa.
What’s On Offer?• The world’s most knowledgeable safari planning team in East Africa.• Enhanced internal itinerary crafting software• State of the art processes offer trade partners immediate responses and detailed itineraries.• Enhanced safari planning team focused on personal relationships with international partners
What to Expect:- They are always up-to-date on newproperties, new safari experiences,the latest trends in East Africansocial issues, and more.- They provide information, insight,and recommendations to partners ina variety of ways online, mostimportantly on their blog.- They embody the authentic charmand passion for classic safariexperiences that have made EastAfrica the best safari destination forover 100 years.- Their team is down to earth,knowledgeable, accessible, andpassionate.
Sample Kenya Itinerary:- Day 1: Arrival in Nairobi- Accommodations: House of Waine- Days 2-3: Meru National Park- Accommodations: Elsa’s Kopje- Days 4-6: Laikipia Plateau- Accommodations: Ol Malo Lodge- Days 7-9: Masai Mara NR- Accommodations: Hemingways Ol Seki Mara Camp- Day 10: Nairobi/ Journey Home- Including game drives and other safari activities
Sample Tanzania Itinerary:- Day 1: Arrival in Arusha - Accommodations: Arusha Coffee Lodge- Days 2-3: Tarangire National Park - Accommodations: Tarangire Tree Tops- Days 2-3 (Alternative): Lake Manyara National Park - Accommodations: Lake Manyara Tree Lodge- Days 4-6: Ngorongoro Crater National Park - Accommodations: The Manor at Ngorongoro- Days 7-9: Serengeti National Park - Accommodations: Serengeti Migration Camp- Days 10-14: Zanzibar Island - Accommodations: The Palms- Day 15: Journey home
Frequently Asked Questions:- How do you pay commissions? - We quote all services to qualified trade partners in NET rates, so you can add on your desiredcommission on your side. Payments can be made to the Nairobi office via wire transfer.- Can you help organize Fam trips? - Absolutely. To make the most of the Fam experience, we typically work one-on-one with ourtrade partners to create custom Fam trips, vs. group trips. Please contact the Nairobi office, or one ofour representatives in the US or Europe, to discuss your Fam objectives and complete a Fam RequestForm. From there we will discuss options and work to get you reduced rates through our partners foryour Fam experience.- Can travelers book direct with Hemingways Expeditions? - No. If you are a traveler, please contact us and we’ll put you in touch with a travel agent or touroperator who will work together with our team in Nairobi to create an outstanding safari experience foryou in East Africa.- What type of vehicles do you use? - We own 4 Toyota Land Cruisers with extended bodies, the most comfortable and safe safarivehicles available today. These vehicles are used in both Kenya and Tanzania. We also own a fleet ofsmaller safari vans for use on longer driving itineraries in Kenya. The majority of our travelers in Kenyaexperience flying safaris, so when not flying from park to park guests utilize safari vehicles and guidesassociated with the individual camps.