Cape Town to Kenya Itinerary

Visit Africa and travel from Cape Town to Kenya through South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Malawi, Zanzibar and Tanzania.

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    • Total price tool tip
      USD $6,420
      CAD $6,625
      AUD $6,495
      EUR €4,470
      GBP £3,755
      NZD $7,235
      ZAR R65,015
      CHF FR5,410
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Male lion, Etosha National Park

Zebra, Botswana

Crocodile, Chobe National Park

Okavango Delta

Watermelons

Family of Cheetahs, Kenya

Victoria Falls

Day 1 Cape Town

Discover the delights of Cape Town, a modern and atmospheric city boasting impressive nature, adventure activities, world-class restaurants and nearby vineyards.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Days 2-3 Western Cape/Orange River

After an overnight farm stay, cross into Namibia and camp on the banks of the beautiful Orange River.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Day 4 Fish River Canyon

Enjoy a spectacular sunset across Fish River Canyon.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Days 5-6 Sesriem/Bush Camp

Summit one of the highest sand dunes in the world in the Namib-Naukluft National Park.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Days 7-9 Swakopmund

An oasis situated between the beach and the desert, this is a haven for lovers of adventure activities.
ACCOM: Chalet - 3

Day 10 Spitzkoppe

Be amazed by the sight of thousands of basking seals on the shores of Cape Cross.
ACCOM: Camping (with basic facilities) - 1

Days 11-12 Etosha National Park

Venture into one of the largest national parks in Africa and be rewarded with the vast array of wildlife and birdlife on display – over 340 species of bird live here.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Days 13-14 Grootfontein/San Bushmen

Spend some time with the San Bushmen – witness their unique way of life, accompany them on a hunting and gathering mission and perhaps learn a few words of their local ‘clicking’ language.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Day 15 Bagani

Travel to Bagani and camp overnight in this laidback part of Namibia.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Days 16-17 Okavango Delta

This expansive delta is best explored by mokoro, a traditional dugout canoe. Enjoy travelling through the maze of reed beds and waterways, witnessing animals at every paddle stroke.
ACCOM: Camping (with basic facilities) - 2

Day 18 Bagani Community Camp

Enjoy another day in relaxed Bagani, perhaps enjoying some of the optional activities, including boat tours, fishing and hiking.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Days 19-20 Chobe National Park

Today’s a long driving day, with the incredible Chobe National Park our destination. Enjoy early morning game drives and try to spy swimming elephants, wallowing hippos or sun-loving crocs on an optional cruise along the Chobe River.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Days 21-23 Victoria Falls

Cross the border into Zimbabwe and admire the might of thundering Victoria Falls from the banks of the Zambezi.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 3

Days 24-25 Bulawayo

Enjoy some city time in Bulawayo before venturing into the Matobo National Park to spot rhinos. Perhaps go on a walking safari to track these rare wonders on foot.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Day 26 Masvingo

Discover ancient ruins in Masvingo, which are thought to have once been a palace for Zimbabwean royalty.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Day 27 Harare

Explore Zimbabwe’s largest city, perhaps visiting the National Gallery, markets or botanical gardens.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Day 28 Lusaka

Embark on a long, scenic drive and cross into Zambia. Soak in the stunning landscapes and camp just outside Lusaka, the capital city of Zambia.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Days 29-30 South Luangwa National Park

Watch for large herds of elephants, buffalo and giraffes on the sweeping plains of South Luangwa. With one of the richest and most concentrated animal populations on the African continent, it’s little wonder this is rated as one of the best wildlife sanctuaries around.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Days 31-32 Lake Malawi

Malawians are some of the friendliest people in Africa, as you’ll learn when you kick back on the peaceful shores of Lake Malawi.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Days 33-34 Chitimba/Iringa

Pitch camp in the grounds of a local farmhouse and spend the night on the outskirts of this homey settlement.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Day 35 Dar es Salaam

Travel to Dar es Salaam via Mikumi National Park, where Africa’s most famous animals reside. Camp by the beach in Dar.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Days 36-38 Zanzibar

Enjoy time in Zanzibar, Tanzania's tropical playground. Explore historic Stone Town, tour fragrant spice plantations and lounge under coconut palms.
ACCOM: Bungalow - 2, Hotel - 1

Day 39 Dar es Salaam

Return to Dar es Salaam by ferry. Hang out on Kipepo Beach, an idyllic stretch of sand where animals are headed along the beach and there are beach bars to wile away the day.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Day 40 Marangu

Spend a night amid acres of beautiful tropical gardens in Marangu, situated on the lush green slopes of Kilimanjaro.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Day 41 Mto Wa Mbu

Go on a walking tour of Mshiri, a lovely village close to Mt Kilimanjaro, and become acquainted with the lifestyle of the Chagga people. Afterwards, head to Mto Wa Mbu for a night of camping.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Days 42-43 Ngorongoro Crater/Serengeti National Park

Descend to the floor of the Ngorongoro Crater to see an abundance of wildlife including lions, leopards, zebras and rhinos. Then head to the wilds of the Serengeti to embark on thrilling safari drives.
ACCOM: Camping (with basic facilities) - 2

Day 44 Arusha

Explore the craft market of Mto Wa Mbu, admiring the colourful fabrics, crafts and carvings on offer, before spending the night in Arusha.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Day 45 Nairobi

Travel to Nairobi, where this trip ends on arrival.