Cape Town to Vic Falls Overview

Take a wild African adventure from South Africa to Zimbabwe. Travel north from Cape Town into Namibia, cross over to Botswana and finish in Zimbabwe.

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Enjoy a wild African adventure from South Africa to Zimbabwe

Get set for an adventure packed with majestic wildlife, remote desert landscapes, noble tribespeople and natural wonders. From the stunning beauty of Cape Town, to a burnt orange sunset over Namibia's Fish River Canyon, to a river cruise through Chobe National Park - this ultimate Africa tour will create memories to last a lifetime. Canoe down the Okavango Delta in Botswana, embark on a game drive in Etosha National Park and feel the raw power of Victoria Falls on this journey filled with the very best of southern Africa.

  • Go tracking with the San Bushmen of Namibia
  • Spot exotic wildlife on a game drive through Etosha National Park
  • Hear the roar of the mighty Victoria Falls
  • Glide down Botswana's Okavango Delta on a canoe
  • Scramble to the top of one of the world's highest sand dunes
  • Behold the beauty of South Africa's Cape Town
  • Witness the immensity of the rocky Spitzkoppe
  • Visit the seal colonies of Cape Cross

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Cape Town, South Africa
  • Finish:

    Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
  • Group size:

    Min 4 , Max 22
  • Ages:

    Min 18
  • Meals:

    18 breakfasts, 17 lunches, 16 dinners
  • Accommodation:

    Camping (with basic facilities) (3 nts), Camping (with facilities) (14 nts), Chalet (3 nts), Hotel (1 nt)
  • Transport:

    Mokoro, Overland vehicle
  • Included activities:

    Cape Cross seal colony, Chobe - Boat Cruise, Chobe - Dawn game drive, Etosha - Game drive, Fish River Canyon, Okavango Delta - Mokoro trips & bushwalks, San Bushman cultural experience, Sesriem - Sand dunes visit, Visit Victoria Falls

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    658kg pp per trip
  • Notes:

    Please note that this trip requires minimum numbers to depart, and may be cancelled up until 56 days prior to departure. The places showing on the dates and availability page are an indication only so please contact Intrepid to check if your preferred date will depart before making any final arrangements, such as booking non-changeable flights.

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Cape Town to Vic Falls Summary

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Day 1 Cape Town

Boasting vineyards, adventure activities, restaurants and attractions both in and around the city, Cape Town is a delight. It is also the perfect place to kick off the ultimate overland tour of Africa.

Days 2-3 Western Cape/Orange River

Spend a night on a farm then cross into Namibia to camp on the banks of the Orange River.

Day 4 Fish River Canyon

Travel to Fish River Canyon in time for a spectacular sunset over the surrounding region.

Days 5-6 Sesriem/Bush Camp

Climb to the top of one of the world's highest sand dunes in the Namib-Naukluft National Park. Wake early to witness sunrise over the golden dunes.

Days 7-9 Swakopmund

Enjoy adventure activities in Swakopmund, an oasis between the desert and the beach.

Day 10 Spitzkoppe

View thousands of seals basking on the shores of Cape Cross before gazing at the wonder of the rocky Spitzkoppe.

Days 11-12 Etosha National Park

From big carnivores to over 340 bird species, there's plenty to spot on this adventure into vast Etosha park, one of the largest national parks in Africa.

Day 13 Grootfontein/San Bushmen

Head out tracking and gathering with the San Bushmen, perhaps picking up a few words of their local 'clicking' language.

Days 14-15 Rundu/Bagani Community Camp

Travel onwards to Rundu before reaching the vast swamps of Bagani.

Days 16-17 Okavango Delta

Make tracks for the expansive Okavango Delta in Botswana. Explore the maze of reed beds and waterways onboard a mokoro, a traditional dugout canoe.

Day 18 Bagani Community Camp

Relax in laidback Bagani and perhaps enjoy some of the optional activities, including boat tours, fishing and hiking.

Days 19-20 Chobe National Park

Try to spy swimming elephants, wallowing hippos or sun-loving crocs on a cruise along the Chobe River.

Days 21-22 Victoria Falls

Travel across to Zimbabwe and head to Victoria Falls. Admire the might of the thundering falls, a fitting finale to this epic African adventure.
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