Create Your Spark Safari

Dates: June 12 – 20, 2021

8 nights

4 nights Flatdogs
4 nights Mfuwe Lodge

 

Dazzle Africa has partnered with Leadership Excursion Co. and the Create your Spark Retreat Community to bring you the first Spark Retreat International travel experience. This unforgettable retreat will include elements of self-care, philanthropy, and adventure. Continue to move out of your comfort zone to achieve personal growth and connection with other like-minded people. During your experience in Africa, you’ll have an opportunity to go on daily safari’s, enjoy beautiful accommodations and delicious food, attend workshops, or simply relax. You’ll also learn about Dazzle Africa’s projects first-hand. Join us for this life-changing experience.

Photo Credit: Mike Paredes

Day 1: After your international flight lands, meet your fellow travelers at the Lusaka airport for a short one-hour plane ride to Flatdogs Camp.

Start soaking  in the sights and sounds of South Luangwa Valley. This is where you will be exploring over the next 8 days! You get to choose how you explore. Twice daily game drives, walking safaris, leadership workshops, visits to philanthropic projects and relaxation time at camp are all available for you to choose from. 

Days 2-4: Flatdogs Camp is dedicated to making the region better for communities and wildlife alike. The camp is also in a great location to explore everything South Luangwa National Park has to offer. How you experience it is up to you. Walking safaris, wildlife drives or even a combination of the two are all available. 

In between safaris you will also have the option to visit Dazzle Africa conservation projects and learn more about our conservation partners, Conservation South Luangwa and Zambian Carnivore Programme

Day 5: Enjoy your breakfast at Flatdogs and then transfer to the famous Mfuwe Lodge. This region of the park is well-known for excellent wildlife viewing so you can check lots of animals off your list!

Day 6-8: Mfuwe has a pool, a spa and all kinds of activities for you to enjoy. Mfuwe is also a great place to learn more about the projects you are supporting by traveling with Dazzle Africa. You will be able to visit the Mfuwe Day Secondary School and school program, Hands Over Zambia, as well as the local community at one of our sponsored boreholes.

Day 9: Enjoy your final breakfast in the bush (until your next safari)! You may have time for a game drive in the morning depending on your flight time home…You will be departing back to Mfuwe Lodge today and heading to the charming Mfuwe Airport for your next destination or back home!

Payment Schedule:

Initial Deposit (non-refundable) $1,000.00
1st Payment July 1, 2020: $1,848
2nd Payment November 1, 2020: $1,848
3rd Payment February 1, 2021: $1,850
Total Payments $6,546
Fundraising due May 1, 2021: $1,000.00

Monies until October 1st, 2020 (excluding deposit) are fully refundable. October 2nd through January 2nd is 50% refundable. January 3rd through February 1st is 25% refundable. After February 1st, 2021, no monies are refundable. Donations are non-refundable at any time, but always tax-deductible in the US. ** Please reach out to Kevin@dazzleafrica.org for COVID-19 cancellation policies.

Included in the cost of your safari is a US tax-deductible contribution in the amount of $1,000 toward Dazzle Africa projects.

If you prefer, this contribution can also be fundraised and is tax-deductible for any of your friends or family who would like to donate.

If you would like a customized fundraising platform, let us know and we’ll create one for you!

IMPORTANT: Please contact Stacy James or Kevin Zimmermann from Dazzle Africa immediately to review any discrepancies, especially regarding your arrival/departure dates and times. Be sure to have your joining instructions with you while traveling.

Departure from Lusaka Airport to Mfuwe, Zambia

Your connecting flight to Mfuwe is approximately one hour. Please print and have your Lusaka/Mfuwe E­-ticket with you for this Proflight Zambia flight. This will be emailed to you a month before departure.

Emergency/Late Arrival Contact Information

If your flight is delayed for any reason, please notify Stacy James or Kevin Zimmermann by text or call if you do not text. Stacy James 702-­332-­1501. Kevin Zimmermann 970-778-6265

Minimum guests are required for this trip. In the unlikely event this minimum cannot be met, all safari monies would be refunded by January 15, 2021 (prior to your airline ticket purchase).