Big Occasions

Big Birthday celebrations, anniversaries and multigenerational safaris

Why throw a party for hundreds of people you don't really know, when you can enjoy an unforgettable safari with the ones who really matter to you?

There are one or two experiences that are ideal for large families or groups of friends, offering a fully private setting, but the flexibility to cater for different appetites for activity

One of the greatest things you can do as a large extended family or a group of friends is to arrange a fully private expedition - whether that be using a private safari camp or chartering your own yacht in the Galapagos  

The best of these experiences are perfectly set up to cater for everyone from young children - who want to be active from dawn to dusk - to grand parents who will love the luxury of being surrounded by family, while enjoying the extraordinary wild locations in comfort.

The best of such safari lodges in Africa are all about flexibilty, which means that days can be planned on the hoof. Some days you'll leave camp at the break of dawn, carrying picnic breakfasts and lunches and returning to camp after a day's adventure in the evenings. Other days you'll take it easy and make short forays from camp, returning to enjoy the shade, food and wine.

And importantly, not everyone has to sign up to all activities. For those who want to switch off and just enjoy the incredible surroundings, catch up on some reading or just enjoy the privilage of not having to make any decisions, a private safari camp is hard to beat.

Beyond Africa we offer a range of remarkable experiences that are ideal for familes who value the chance to experience real wilderness in the hands of expert guides.

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Natural High shines rays of adventurous light into some of the least explored, most exciting corners of the wider world”

- FINANCIAL TIMES - HOW TO SPEND IT

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Sample Itineraries for Big Occasions

The Serengeti from your own private house

Highlights:

Ideal for extended family gatherings from grandparents to small children. Great wildlife, total flexibility

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Sample Itineraries for Big Occasions

Private Safari houses in Kenya

Highlights:

Beautiful family houses ideal for large families and big celebrations

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Sample Itineraries for Big Occasions

A private Luxury safari house in South Africa

Highlights:

Take the whole of this family-owned safari house and enjoy wildlife, swimming pools, great food and wine

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Sample Itineraries for Big Occasions

A private mobile safari in Botswana

Highlights:

Your own safari camp to explore the best of Okavango's wildlife in total privacy. Ideal for families & groups of friends

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Natural High is about a life-long obsession with wildlife and travelling the world’s wild places and the visceral thrill of experiencing these things first hand”

From the Arctic to the deserts of Mongolia, our hand-picked experiences all share the same ethos: we believe travel shouldn’t be about bling, so much as a light-touch approach that recognises the value of intangibles: remarkable locations, incredible wildlife and being in the hands of the best people

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Ideas to celebrate big occasions beyond Africa

A private charter in the Galapagos

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Ideas to celebrate big occasions beyond Africa

Arctic dogsled expedition in Swedish lapland

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Ideas to celebrate big occasions beyond Africa

Bactrian Camel Trek in Mongolia

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Ideas to celebrate big occasions beyond Africa

Polar bears from your own private ice-breaker

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Ideas to celebrate big occasions beyond Africa

Tiger and more in Nepal

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Our experienced travellers include:

Catherine Ronan
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Andrea Hulme
Andrea Hulme
Rod Tether
Rod Tether

It takes genuine local knowledge to craft trips that go beyond the ordinary.

All of us at Natural High have over 20 years’ experience in the countries we offer. We’ve lived there, worked there and arranged countless one-off journeys for clients. We live to travel – and love to share our tips on what’s really worth doing. For expert advice (and a traveller’s tale or two), speak to one of our team. They’ll be happy to let you in on their travel secrets, and help you plan a tailor-made trip that’s truly unforgettable.

Reviews

Natural High

"We are repeat customers and NH never fail to deliver an exceptional trip. They understand exactly what we want to experience and tailor the adventure using accommodation that suits us and fabulous guides. The advice is sound and backup there if necessary."

Ruth Maxwell AH

Enjoyed EVERY second of an action- packed two weeks in Kenya. Asante Sana👏

"This was my fourth safari booked with Natural High and, as previously, it surpassed my expectations. Vanessa’s Itinerary was spot on - the three camps were very different but all were spectacular with food to die for, wonderful staff, friendly, knowledgeable and great driver/guides. I could go on and on - it was perfect, and the icing on the whole trip was tracking, and finding a pack of Wild Dogs - the reason for going😃
Already saving for a 5th trip and will DEFINITELY book with Natural High - they are the Best!"

Julie Baxter VJ

Natural High

"They picked out good places to stay that fitted the criteria. Very thoughtful and attentive. They called back and they sent emails with suggestions."

Anonymous

Morroco was a pleasant surprise

"This was certainly not our first trip with natural high.
As any other trip, organization was great, ie pick up, vehicles, local guides, food, all well done.
I now have a different opinion of the country and people."

Don and Bernice Willoughby RT

Wonderful trip

"The holiday was absolutely perfect. The recommended places to stay were spot on, excellent service throughout. It shows that each property has been visited by Natural High, and the staff told ask you ask lots of questions. You certainly know what type of trip we like, and how to supply it"

Susan And Russell Holdsworth VJ

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