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.

Cape Town, South Africa
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
South Africa,
Overland, Wildlife
Physical rating
Cultural rating
Min 15
Group size
Min 1, Max 22
Carbon offset
1 104kg pp per trip


  • 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


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.
Spend a night on a farm then cross into Namibia to camp on the banks of the Orange River.
Travel to Fish River Canyon in time for a spectacular sunset over the surrounding region.
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.
Enjoy adventure activities in Swakopmund, an oasis between the desert and the beach.
View thousands of seals basking on the shores of Cape Cross before gazing at the wonder of the rocky Spitzkoppe.
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.
Head out tracking and gathering with the San Bushmen, perhaps picking up a few words of their local 'clicking' language.
Head to Bagani where we set up camp for the night.
Make tracks for the expansive Okavango Delta in Botswana. Explore the maze of reed beds and waterways onboard a mokoro, a traditional dugout canoe.
Relax in laidback Bagani and perhaps enjoy some of the optional activities, including boat tours, fishing and hiking.
Try to spy swimming elephants, wallowing hippos or sun-loving crocs on a optional cruise along the Chobe River.
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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199 breakfasts, 18 lunches, 17 dinners
4x4 Safari Vehicle, Mokoro, Overland vehicle
Camping (with basic facilities) (3 nights), Camping (with facilities) (14 nights), Chalet (3 nights), Hotel (1 night)
Included activities
  • Cape Cross seal colony
  • Chobe - Dawn game drive
  • Etosha - Game drive
  • Fish River Canyon
  • San Bushman cultural experience
  • Sesriem - Sand dunes visit
  • Sossusvlei 4x4 Tour
  • Village Visit - Swakopmund ( Township tour)
  • Visit Victoria Falls


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