An adventure tour through Africa from Cape Town to Kenya.

Travel through Africa on an immense journey from Cape Town to Kenya - through African nations rich in natural beauty, history, culture and tradition. Visit South Africa, Namibia and Botswana; tour Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Malawi; and explore Zanzibar, Tanzania and Kenya. The breathtaking beauty of Cape Town will captivate, the desert dunes of Namibia will astound and the iconic animals of the Serengeti savanna will delight and amaze. Experience game drives, cruise down rivers, embark on desert walks and smell the heady fragrance of spices in Zanzibar on this grand journey through Africa.

Cape Town, South Africa
Nairobi, Kenya
South Africa,
Overland, Wildlife
Physical rating
Cultural rating
Min 18
Group size
Min 4 Max 22
Carbon offset
1 346kg pp per trip


  • Hear the roar of the mighty Victoria Falls
  • Glide down the Okavango Delta in a canoe
  • Delight your senses in spice-filled Zanzibar
  • Keep up with the pace of Nairobi
  • Explore the grasslands of the Serengeti
  • Scramble to the top of some of the world's highest sand dunes
  • Behold the beauty of Cape Town
  • View the seal colonies of Cape Cross
  • Meet the San Bushmen of Namibia
  • Witness the immensity of the rocky Spitzkoppe


Welcome to South Africa. Spend the night in delightful Cape Town.
Enjoy a stay on a working farm by the Orange River.
Catch a spectacular sunset over Namibia's Fish River Canyon.
Climb to the top of some of the world's highest sand dunes.
Visit Swakopmund, nestled perfectly between the desert and the ocean.
View thousands of seals basking on the shores of Cape Cross.
Enjoy a game drive through vast Etosha.
Spend a night amongst the San Bushmen and pick up a few words of 'clicking language'.
Journey to Rundu before visiting the vast swamps of Bagani.
Explore the reed beds and waterways onboard a mokoro.
Relax in laidback Bagani.
Look out for paddling hippos in the Chobe National Park.
Admire the thundering Victoria Falls.
Safari through Namibia's Hwange National Park.
Venture into the Matobo National Park to track rare rhinos on foot.
Explore Zimbabwe's ancient ruins.
Discover the hidden jewels in the capital of Zimbabwe, Harare.
Explore the markets and cafes of modern Lilongwe.
Relax on Malawi's tranquil beaches.
Explore green highlands and camp in the grounds of a Tanzanian farmhouse.
Cross Mikumi National Park, looking out for elephants, buffaloes and giraffes.
Plunge into the sensuous delights of Zanzibar, exploring historic Stone Town.
Return by ferry to balmy Dar es Salaam.
Camp in the grounds of a historic farmhouse.
Learn about the daily life of the Chagga people.
Admire this sprawling savanna, home to some of Africa's best game viewing.
Pick up local handicrafts at a village market.
The adventure comes to an end in the hustle and bustle of Kenya's capital, Nairobi.
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40 breakfasts, 34 lunches, 34 dinners
4x4 Safari Vehicle, Ferry, Overland vehicle
Bungalow (2 nights), Camping (with basic facilities) (5 nights), Camping (with facilities) (32 nights), Chalet (3 nights), Hotel (2 nights)
Included activities
  • Cape Cross seal colony
  • Chobe - Boat Cruise
  • Chobe - Dawn game drive
  • Etosha - Game drive
  • Fish River Canyon
  • Game drive
  • Great Zimbabwe Ruins
  • Hwange National Park
  • Matobo National Park - Guided walking safari
  • Okavango Delta - Mokoro trips & bushwalks
  • San Bushman cultural experience
  • Serengeti - Game drive
  • Sesriem - Sand dunes visit
  • Usambara Village Education Project visit, village walk & lunch
  • Visit Victoria Falls
  • Zanzibar Spice tour


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