Holiday Themes

Big Cat Safari

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Hugely popular among our clients, big cat encounters are highly probable in each of these enticing natural history itineraries.

Reef & Rainforest pioneered jaguar watching in Brazil’s Pantanal: our director, Alan Godwin, spent three weeks there 15 years ago and was delighted to see two of the elusive big cats.

Since then, we have shown hundreds of satisfied clients up to 13 individual jaguars in a three-night Pantanal river module – we have had a 100% success rate for many years. We also offer the last Asian lions of Gir in India; the pumas of Chile’s Patagonia; leopards in Sri Lanka’s Wilpattu and Yala National Parks; tigers in India; and of course, all kinds of cat in Africa.

We have now added Pallas’ cat in China and snow leopard tracking in Ladakh: please ask for details.

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Beach

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Birding

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Budget

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Country Combo

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Culture

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Wildlife Honeymoon

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Luxury

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Off The Beaten Track

Most of our destinations have one or more classic circuits which the majority of visitors follow, generally for good reason. …

Photographic

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Primate Watching

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Self Drive

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Snorkelling & Diving

Our staff are all keen divers and snorkellers, so please call us to discuss the best options for you.

Whale Watching

From boat-based whale observation to actually getting in the water with mask and snorkel, these selected itineraries enable you to …