Founded by Mark and Sophie Hutchinson, Wild Ark is a conservation organization thats main focus is conservation of green belts and wild life protection. Wild Ark creates opportunities for travelers to reconnect with nature and the world around them. They educate through experience and research in hopes the create long lasting conservation for future generations.
Wild Ark offers several travel adventures for those who want to relax in nature (http://wildark.com/travel/). The All Inclusive Botswana mobile tented safaris can last anywhere from 4 to 17 days (depending on the travelers preferences). Prices start at $2,000 per person and this is one of the best ways to experienced the unspoiled land. Botswana photographic safaris are great for novice to experienced wildlife photographers looking to capture majestic animals in their natural habitats. Packages start at $2,800 per person but depends on the amount of people and the number of days they will be on the safari. Expereinced Shangaan trackers take travelers through the wildlife on foot for the 7 day EcoTracking African wilderness experience. This 7 day trip includes lodging and all meals and starts at $1,200 per person. Learn more: http://wildark.com/study-the-wild/
In addition to their many featured African adventures, Wild Ark also has a Alaska Sportsmasn Lodge that is in Bristol Bay, Alaska. This is an all inclusive fly fishing experience that includes airfare from Anchorage, lodging, fishing guide and gear as well as meals. This 2 & 1/2 day excursion has a starting cost of $4,000 per person.
There are many wonderful ecofriendly travel destinations through out the United States for those looking to spend some time unwinding in nature while observing wildlife in their natural habitats. Established in 1999, Nurture through Nature in Denmark Maine is located in the center of western Maine’s lake and mountain region. Guests can enjoy Yurt accomodations. The Stanford by the Sea lodge in Mendocino California has attracted travelers interested in conservationalism, environmentalism and sustainability since the 1970’s. Hotel Terra Jackson Hole in Teton Village Wyoming is situated between the teton mountain range and the gros venture range. Eco Tour Adventures offers wildlife tours of this area. Learn more: https://wild-ark.tumblr.com/