Mother Nature's your host, let us be your guides - Welcome to Talon

"Intimate wildlife experiences and specialist safaris"



A lush land of rolling hills and mountain forests. The ‘Pearl of Africa’ beckons you. Search for the source of the Nile or rage upon her white-water rapids, experience the intimate amazement of her mountain gorillas, delve deep in the forests for some of Africa’s most exquisite birdlife and stare in amazement at the majesty of the Forest Elephant as they melt like ghosts in the vegetation before you.

Kenya and Tanzania

From idyllic shorelines,islands and reefs to the majestic snow-capped Mt Kilimanjaro towering above the plains Kenya and Tanzania offer the wilderness traveller an almost unparalleled diversity. The Great African Rift Valley provides an awe-inspiring backdrop to exquisite game viewing in the Serengeti and Masai Mara. Battle the mighty bill-fish off Lamu, lose yourself in the extreme wilderness of Duma and surrounds with a fly-rod in hand or float gently above the migration in a hot air balloon.


As real as old Africa gets! Vast tracts of unspoilt wilderness and riverine systems that play host to an extra-ordinary diversity of wildlife – experience it on foot, walk with beasts and giants in South Luangwa National Park, paddle with hippos on the mighty Zambezi or relax in some of the most remote wilderness camps in Africa.


A dreamy island destination that is as unique as it is diverse. Beautiful white sandy beaches, tropical jungles, lemurs, chameleons, exquisite birdlife, stunning coral reefs for snorkeling and scuba diving. A tropical wonderland for the outdoor adventurer where getting to your next location, is as exciting as the destination itself.


A tiny country with abundant wildlife tucked into the Great African Rift valley plays host to one of the most beautiful lakes in Africa. Come experience the magic of life along the sandy shores and on or beneath the crystal clear waters of the ‘Lake of Stars’.

A seemingly endless Indian Ocean coastline ad associated island archipelago’s offers some of the world best diving and fishing. Come and play on the white sand beaches and revel in the sound of water beneath the palms and casuarinas trees.


A startling variation in landscape, home to enormous wilderness areas. Experience the magic and captivating scenery of the one of the oldest deserts in the world, explore one of the natural wonders of the world in the Fish River Canyon, revel in the wildlife experience of Etosha. There is so much to offer the adventure traveler in this desert Jewel of Southern Africa.


Right in the heart of southern Africa lays a country of unforgettable landscapes and truly spectacular wildlife. From the world renowned Okavango delta in the north to the strange and unique landscape of the Makgadikgadi salt pans on the edge of the Kalahari Desert and the Limpopo River in the south – this vast empty land beckons you.

South Africa

Few other countries can offer the variety and experiences that South Africa can. Indulge all your adventure and wildlife interests from magical reef dives along a seemingly endless coastline to spectacular big game night drives in some of the finest wildlife reserves in Africa, mountains that run the length of the country and areas of supremely tranquil beauty. There is so much to offer the discerning traveller that you would need a lifetime to experience it all.


Viewing of birds and mammals in tropical forests anywhere in the World can be challenging. The dense environment and slow-going through the undergrowth means that a great guide with a comprehensive knowledge of behavious and calls is essential to get the best possible sightings. Congo is blessed as a result of containing numerous habitats, from dense primart forest to forest fringe, savanna, wide, languid rivers and forest bais and salines. As a result diversity is high and the rivers and bais in particular allow te "green curtain" of the forest to be pulled back, and allow our guests an insight into this spectacular country.