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KINGSLEY HOLGATE

Kingsley Holgate

You have probably seen him on the National Geographic Channel or read his books. He is considered one of Africa’s most colourful modern day explorers: Kingsley Holgate is an adventurer, author, TV personality, fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, and Land Rover fan extraordinaire. 

Using adventure to improve and save lives, that is the key concept of the Kingsley Holgate Foundation. The Kingsley Holgate Foundation team distribute life saving mosquito nets, water purification LifeStraw's and Rite to Sight spectacles across the wilds of Africa. No other team of modern day explorers have achieved so much in using the energy of adventure to make such a positive difference to the lives of so many. To find out more about the Kingsley Holgate Foundation click here

Land Rover epitomises travel and adventure and these are the vehicles that continue to open up Africa for the Kingsley Holgate Foundation. Land Rover remains the Kingsley Holgate Foundation's vehicles of choice - tough enough to follow in the footsteps of the early explorers.

Discover more on all the Kingley Holgate Foundation Expeditions below.

KINGSLEY HOLGATE OFFERS SOME WISE TIPS FOR TRAVEL TO MOZAMBIQUE THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

Many travelers reach a level of anxiety ahead of a border crossing and wrongly begin preparing for confrontation. Instead, prepare to make friends

KINGSLEY HOLGATE AND THE WORLD’S MOST TRAVELLED LAND ROVER DISCOVERYS COMPLETE THIRD EXPEDITION IN THREE YEARS

World-first Zambezi-Congo Expedition the toughest test yet for the Holgate Expedition Team

KINGSLEY HOLGATE AND LAND ROVER COMPLETE A SUCCESSFUL ‘VISION MISSION’ IN THE ZAMBEZI DELTA

Outreach sees over 1,300 people screened and more than 130 specialist eye surgeries conducted

KINGSLEY HOLGATE AND LAND ROVER SET SIGHTS ON THE ZAMBEZI DELTA

Goal of performing 200 life-changing cataract operations around Mozambique’s Zambezi Delta

KINGSLEY HOLGATE

FROM “PROJECT JAY” TO PRESENT DAY, LAND ROVER DISCOVERY LEGACY SPANS THREE DECADES

Land Rover’s legendary all-terrain SUV celebrates its 30th birthday in 2019

CAPE TO KATMANDU

LAND ROVER & KINGSLEY HOLGATE FOUNDATION - CAPE TO KATHMANDU EXPEDITION

Destination Kathmandu, Nepal in the shadow of Mt Everest

EAST EXPEDITION

KINGSLEY HOLGATE TAKES ON THE EXTREME EAST IN THE ALL-NEW DISCOVERY

Land Rover and Kingsley Holgate Foundation continue to save and improve lives through adventure

Ndhlovokazi

AFRICA’S LAST DEFENDER ON THE AUCTION BLOCK

On 13 April 2017, one lucky individual will officially own a piece of African history: Kingsley Holgate’s last Land Rover Defender. The storied Defender, nick named Ndhlovokazi (the great she-elephant), is going on auction – and all proceeds will go to humanitarian efforts championed by the Kingsley Holgate Foundation.

THE HEART OF AFRICA EXPEDITION

Land Rover ambassador and Africa’s most travelled explorer, Kingsley Holgate, finds the geographic centre of the continent – the Heart of Africa.

LIFESTRAW FILTERS FOR 300,000 SCHOOL CHILDREN IN KENYA

Land Rover has launched a new project in Africa to provide LifeStraw water filters to schools in remote areas of Bungoma County, Kenya

A JOURNEY TO CHEW BAHIR

All Land Rover supported Kingsley Holgate Foundation humanitarian expeditions have a keen geographic and cultural link. Using Legendary Expeditions to improve lives is what Africa’s most travelled group of adventurers are all about.