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Serengeti, Falls & Cape Town Overland
Take the road less travelled as you explore eight countries on this 40 day journey starting in Kenya, East Africa through to the southern tip of the continent in Cape Town. Travel in a Lando (a G Adventures overland vehicle) an adventurous and inexpensive way to enjoy the region’s intriguing combination of wilderness and rural villages. Experience wild camping under Africa’s big sky, float through the Okavango Delta, and meet the San Bushmen in the blazing Kalahari Desert. Come away from this epic overland adventure with jaw-dropping photographs and a deeper understanding of this incredible continent.
- Style: Guided Small Group Adventure Tour
- Duration: 40 days/39 nights
- Starts in: Nairobi
Guide Price £3186
per person (based on 2 adults sharing)
- Search for the Big 5 across Africa
- Snorkel the turquoise waters of Zanzibar
- Cruise the Okavango in traditional canoes
- Catch the sunset at the Fish River Canyon
- Explore cosmopolitan Cape Town
- Meet bushmen in the Kalahari Desert
- Taste local wines and regional favourites
- Camp at the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater
Journey from east to south on this epic tour across eight countries. Explore the heart of East Africa on this incredible African adventure, starting in the cosmopolitan city of Nairobi, cross borders into Tanzania through the semi-arid lands of the Maasai people into Arusha. Jump into your Lando as you set off on safari to the Serengeti National Park, keeping your eyes peeled for wildlife - buffaloes, elephants, lions, wildebeests, zebras, and more. Camp on the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater.
Enjoy the varied landscapes on the way to the Indian Ocean coast. Spend some time on the picturesque island of Zanzibar. Continue on to Lake Malawi for beautiful views of mountains in the background and Tanzania across the lake,
Heading south out of East Africa experience one of the true hidden gems of Southern Africa on a wildlife safari drive through South Luangwa National Park in Zambia. Take in the natural splendour of thundering Victoria Falls while viewing the massive falls from the Zimbabwean side. Cross the border from Zimbabwe into Botswana, cruise along the Chobe River for the best opportunities to view hippos, crocodiles, and many elephants wallowing in the water. Hop into a mokoro, a traditional dugout canoe, which takes you deep into the Okavango Delta.
Continue through the western part of Botswana, the heart of the Kalahari to D'kar, learn about fascinating wilderness survival skills by local Bushmen. Go in search for a variety of wildlife in Etosha National Park. Travel south and enjoy the granite peaks of Spitzkoppe, then through the coastal region to the adrenaline capital of Swakopmund and explore this historical town at your own pace. Marvel at the spectacular Sossusvlei Dunes and climb the breathtaking Dune 45.
Travel to Fish River Canyon, the largest canyon in Africa, and arguably the second largest in the world taking in the majestic beauty of the canyon, watch as a spectacular sunset slips over the canyon's rim. Cross into the final country of your journey, South Africa.
Head south through the Western Cape to the area of the Cederberg Mountains, where you spend the evening camping on a local farm. Explore the area, sip local wine, and sit back and enjoy the dramatic scenery. Your final stop of the journey brings you to vibrant Cape Town, enjoy the beautiful views of Table Mountain and a farewell dinner with your fellow travellers.
Departs:Selected departures Mar, May - Dec 2020, Jan - Dec 2021 & Jan - Apr 2022.
per person (based on 2 adults sharing)
- 4 nights simple hotels, 27 nights camping, 1 night permanent tented camp, 2 nights full service camping, 2 nights guesthouse, 2 nights basic bush camping & 1 night hostel
- Journey by lando (overland vehicle) 4WD safari vehicle, minimbus, ferry & mokoro
- 36 breakfasts, 32 lunches, 26 dinners
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