Amazing Southern Africa Overview

Visit Southern Africa and travel from Cape Town to Victoria Falls. Tour Orange River, Fish River Canyon, the Etosha and Chobe National Parks, the Okavango Delta, Makgadikgadi Pans and visit the San Bushmen of Ghanzi.

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      USD $5,890
      CAD $6,075
      EUR €4,865
      GBP £3,445
      ZAR R59,620
      CHF FR5,890
      AUD $5,960
      NZD $6,635
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Trip Validity

  • 2015-01-01 - 2015-12-31

Explore South Africa, Namibia and Botswana on a tour beginning in Cape Town.

Jump on board 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 in canoes and on 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.

  • Be wowed by Cape Town's dramatic beauty
  • Admire the almighty views over Fish River Canyon
  • Stop by the ancient lake beds of Sossusvlei
  • Enjoy a full day's game driving in Etosha National Park
  • Break bread with friendly locals on a Ghanzi community stay
  • Cruise about the Okavango Delta by houseboat
  • Gaze out across the otherworldly Makgadikgadi Pans
  • Witness the waters thundering down Vic Falls

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Cape Town, South Africa
  • Finish:

    Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
  • Group size:

    Min 1 , Max 13
  • Ages:

    Min 15
  • Meals:

    21 breakfasts, 16 lunches, 17 dinners
  • Accommodation:

    Cabin (1 nt), Chalet (3 nts), Guesthouse (2 nts), Homestay (1 nt), Hotel (5 nts), Houseboat (2 nts), Lodge (7 nts)
  • Transport:

    Canoe, Mokoro, Overland vehicle
  • Included activities:

    Chobe - Game Drive (4x4), Chobe - River cruise, Etosha National Park - Game drives, Fish River Canyon, Lamberts bay - Cape Gannet Island, Nata Pan Excursion, Okavango Delta - Mokoro tours & game walks, Orange River - Canoe trail (half day), Sesriem Canyon, Sossusvlei - Entrance, Visit Victoria Falls

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    1165kg pp per trip
  • Notes:

    1. A single supplement is available on this trip. Please note: the single supplement does not apply to the nights spent on the House Boat (2 nights) and in Ghanzi (1 night) 2. An arrival transfer is included. Please advise flight details at time of booking, or at a minimum 15 days prior to travel. 3. This is a combination trip. Please see trip notes (Important notes) for more details. 4. This trip is run by our experienced sister company Peregrine Adventures. Your group is therefore likely to be a mixture of Intrepid passengers and other like-minded international travellers. 5. Please note that overland trucks used on this itinerary are not air-conditioned.

  • Total price from

    USD $5,890
    CAD $6,075
    EUR €4,865
    GBP £3,445
    ZAR R59,620
    CHF FR5,890
    AUD $5,960
    NZD $6,635
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    Price information
  • Per day from:

    USD $267
    CAD $276
    EUR €221
    GBP £156
    ZAR R2,710
    CHF FR267
    AUD $270
    NZD $301
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About Botswana , Namibia , South Africa , Zimbabwe

Amazing Southern Africa Summary

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Day 1 Cape Town

Dominated by spectacular Table Mountain, Cape Town is a city that keeps on giving with its beautiful coastlines, world-class cuisine, excellent wineries and beautiful architecture.

Day 2 Lamberts Bay/Clanwilliam

Known for its long white beaches, fresh lobster and abundant birdlife, Lamberts Bay is a quaint little fishing town that's easily explored on foot.

Day 3 Orange River

Located on the north bank of the Orange River near the South African border, Noordoewer is a great place to see by canoe.

Day 4 Fish River Canyon

A truly spectacular sight to behold, especially at sunset, Fish River Canyon's orange-pink hues and momentous size are awe-inspiring.

Days 5-6 Sossusvlei

With their magnificent red/orange tones and fascinating shapes, the most spectacular of the Namib Desert's vast dune fields can be found in the Sossusvlei area.

Days 7-8 Swakopmund

Swakopmund sits on Namibia's Atlantic Coast, virtually surrounded by the Namib Desert, and has beautiful colonial architecture and a large array of adventure sports on offer.

Days 9-10 Damaraland

Home to Namibia's highest peak, ancient rock paintings and petrified forests, the harshly beautiful and sparsely populated Damaraland region is a land of spectacular contrasts.

Days 11-12 Etosha National Park

With excellent game viewing and stunning landscapes, Etosha National Park was established in 1907 and is home to hundreds of animal, reptile and bird species.

Day 13 Windhoek

In Windhoek, it almost feels as if you've stepped out of Africa and into Europe with its Germanic architecture, cosy street cafes and modern malls.

Day 14 Ghanzi/Central Kalahari

Sit around the camp fire this evening and listen to stories and interacting with the local San Bushmen.

Days 15-16 Okavango Delta

Full of animals, islands and unforgettable scenery, the Okavango Delta is the world's largest inland delta and is best explored by mokoro (dugout canoe).

Day 17 Maun

Disembarking from our houseboat, we return to the speedboats and head to Maun - the gateway of the Okavango Delta.

Day 18 Makgadikgadi Pans

Makgadikgadi Pans is one of the largest salt flats in the world! The salt pan is located in the middle of a dry savanna and is all that remains of the former Lake Makgadikgadi.

Days 19-20 Chobe National Park

With a diverse range of ecosystems, a humungous number of elephants and the largest concentration of game found in Africa, Chobe National Park is safari heaven.

Days 21-22 Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls is a town on the Zimbabwean side of the falls, with spectacular views and a reputation as the adventure capital of Zimbabwe.
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    • UBKEC
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $5,890
      CAD $6,075
      EUR €4,865
      GBP £3,445
      ZAR R59,620
      CHF FR5,890
      AUD $5,960
      NZD $6,635
      *
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    • Comfort
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