Amazing Southern Africa
Explore South Africa, Namibia and Botswana on a tour beginning at Cape Town.
Travel to Africa and jump onboard an exhilarating journey through the magnificent nations of South Africa, Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe. Southern Africa is bursting with a diverse array of wildlife, culture and landscapes - all waiting to be explored and celebrated. Travel through stunning scenery and watch as lush green landscapes give way to harsh desert dunes and rocky mountain peaks. Take to the water on canoes and in a houseboat, embark on thrilling game drives, be immersed in unique ecosystems and be blown away by the sheer force of Victoria Falls. With welcoming locals and genuine experiences around every corner, this trip is full of surprises.
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Travel to South Africa and visit Cape Town, a captivating city full of charm.
Visit Cape Gannet and enjoy the fresh seafood and wildlife of quaint Lamberts Bay.
Cross the border into Namibia and stop at Orange River. Once an important part of South Africa's diamond rush, it's now a top spot for canoeing and rafting.
Embark on an early morning canoe adventure before travelling to Fish River Canyon, one of the largest canyons in the world.
Drive to the sands of the Namib Desert.
Climb enormous sand dunes then enjoy Swakopmund's sandy beaches and scores of good restaurants.
Travel to Namibia's colonial-style capital, Windhoek.
Take in the contrasting scenery that makes Damaraland so spectacular before going in search of the elusive desert elephant.
Head out on an exciting game drive through the Etosha National Park in search of zebras, rhinos and impalas.
Relax at a riverside lodge in Rundu.
Explore Botswana's Okavango Delta with the help of local guides. Home to an abundance of colourful creatures, be amazed by the diversity of this ecosystem. Spend each night sleeping aboard a houseboat.
Admire ancient rock paintings on a guided walk before heading to the Caprivi Strip in Namibia.
With forests and marshes that are home to many species, Chobe National Park is wildlife heaven. Look out for crocs on a river cruise.
The raw power of Victoria Falls is a fitting finale to this adventure through amazing Southern Africa.
Amazing Southern Africa Reviews
Our Amazing Southern Africa trips score an average of 4.5 out of 5 based on 2 reviews in the last year.
Amazing Southern Africa, January 2014
The tour was very good. From my personal perspective only two things kept it from being wonderful. The first was the decision by Intrepid/Peregrine management to start the tour with a Tour Leader whose license for guiding in Namibia had not been approved yet for 2014. This led to multiple changes in guides and, I believe, some loss of information and knowledge being imparted as we traveled. There were days that we traveled for hours with virtually no comments from the guides. The second was the houseboat on the Okavango River delta. It was too small and needed a more powerful generator. Once the sun set the lighting on the boat was totally inadequate.
Review submitted 01 Mar 2014
Amazing Southern Africa, December 2012
The tour was very interesting and very well paced. Our driver and guide were absolutely fantastic.
Review submitted 10 Jan 2013
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