Katavi remains one of the wildest places in the region.
There's something vital and raw about this place which holds your senses captive and makes it hard to leave.
Our camp still sits where it always has.
A classic expeditionary outpost from which to explore to million acres of mammals.
Katavi is all about big mammals.
Katavi can be wild beyond belief and little has changed since we discovered this place twenty years ago.
Conceived by Roland & Zoe Purcell in the 1980's, Chada was the original Katavi Camp.
We've retained the pioneering spirit of the original camp, and Chada remains a very special camp, where we are privileged visitors in the place of the animals.
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