Cape Town to the Serengeti: Deserts & Wilderness

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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 40 days
  • tour type Group
  • age requirement 18-39 yrs
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
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  • Starts Cape Town, South Africa
  • Ends Nairobi, Kenya
  • +30
HIGHLIGHTS
  • See the "big five" from 4x4 safari vehicles.
  • Experience cosmopolitan Cape Town.
  • Explore spice plantations and the immense Fish River Canyon.
  • Cruise through the Okavango Delta in traditional canoes.
The trip Cape Town To The Serengeti: Deserts & Wilderness starts from Cape Town and ends in Nairobi. This is a wildlife tour that takes 40 days. You will travel through Cape Town, Etosha National Park, Fish River Canyon and 28 other destinations visiting South Africa, Namibia and 6 more countries. This is a guided group tour. The trip includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Now's the time to explore Africa on your terms with this tour that's affordable for young travellers. Keen to check off eight countries as "been there" and journey across nearly half of the African continent? Well, give us 40 days and we'll take you on this epic overland adventure. Marvel at the world's highest sand dunes, float through the Okavango in a dugout "mokoro" canoe, and meet the San Bushmen in the blazing Kalahari Desert. You'll soak up vibrant colours, culture, and scenery from the southern tip of Africa up to Kenya. Take the road less travelled and come away with jaw-dropping photos and a deeper understanding of this incredible corner of the globe.
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5 - Excellent
  • Ali
  • From Australia
  • On Nov 26 2019
“South Korea was everything I had hoped for. Our guide took care of us throughout the tour and everything was really well planned. Definitely recommend this tour.”
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4 - Very Good
  • Alice
  • From New Zealand
  • On Aug 15 2019
“Very Good”
Review for another G Adventures tour
5 - Excellent
  • Anonymous
  • From British
  • On Sep 15 2019
“It's hard to believe this trip was only 6 days, as so many activities and sights were fit in. Tour guides excellent and very knowledgeable. Highly reccommend!”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Cape Town
  • Day 2: Cape Town/Cederberg
  • Day 3: Cederberg/Orange River
  • Day 4: Orange River/Fish River Canyon
  • Day 5: Fish River Canyon/Namib Desert
  • Day 6: Namib Desert
  • Day 7: Namib Desert/Swakopmund
  • Day 8: Swakopmund
  • Day 9: Swakopmund/Spitzkoppe
  • Day 10: Spitzkoppe/Etosha National Park
  • Day 11: Etosha National Park
  • Day 12: Etosha National Park/Waterberg Plateau
  • Day 13: Waterberg Plateau/Windhoek
  • Day 14: Windhoek/D'kar
  • Day 15: D'kar/Maun
  • Day 16: Maun/Okavango Delta
  • Day 17: Okavango Delta/Gweta
  • Day 18: Gweta/Kasane
  • Day 19: Kasane/Victoria Falls
  • Day 20: Victoria Falls
  • Day 21: Victoria Falls
  • Day 22: Victoria Falls/Lusaka
  • Day 23: Lusaka/South Luangwa
  • Day 24: South Luangwa
  • Day 25: South Luangwa/Chipata
  • Day 26: Chipata/Kande Beach
  • Day 27: Kande Beach
  • Day 28: Kande Beach/Chitimba
  • Day 29: Chitimba
  • Day 30: Chitimba/Iringa
  • Day 31: Iringa/Dar es Salaam
  • Day 32: Dar es Salaam/Zanzibar Beach Resort
  • Day 33: Zanzibar Beach Resort
  • Day 34: Stone Town
  • Day 35: Stone Town/Bagamoyo
  • Day 36: Bagamoyo/Arusha
  • Day 37: Arusha/Serengeti National Park
  • Day 38: Serengeti National Park/Ngorongoro
  • Day 39: Ngorongoro/Arusha
  • Day 40: Arusha/Nairobi
WHAT'S INCLUDED Download PDF Brochure
Accommodation
  • Participation camping (28 nts), permanent tented camp (1 nt), full-service camping (2 nts), simple hotels (3 nts, single or twin-share), basic bush camping (2 nts), guesthouses (2 nts, multi-share with 3 people), hostel (1 nt, multi-share with 3-4 people).
Meals
  • 36 breakfasts, 33 lunches, 27 dinners
    Note: Allow USD220-290 for meals not included.
Transport
  • Overland adventure vehicle (OAV), 4x4 safari vehicles, minibus, ferry, walking.
Staff & experts
  • 2 CEOs (Chief Experience Officers) throughout as head guide/cook and driver, certified safari guides/drivers, local guide, camp crew.
Included activities
  • Your G for Good Moment: !Khwa ttu San Culture and Education Centre, Swartwater
  • Your G for Good Moment: Penduka Village Restaurant & Shop, Windhoek
  • Your G for Good Moment: Dqae Qare San Lodge & Camp, Dekar
  • Your G for Good Moment: Lusumpuko Women's Club Lunch, Victoria Falls
  • Your G for Good Moment: Tribal Textiles Market & Courtyard Cafe, Mfuwe
  • Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Your First Night Out Moment: Connect With New Friends
  • Your Discover Moment: Swakopmund
  • Your Discover Moment: Victoria Falls
  • Your Local Living Moment: Kande Beach Local Dinner, Kande Beach
  • Entrance to Fish River Canyon, Sossusvlei Dunes, and Spitzkoppe
  • Entrances and wildlife safari drives in Etosha and Serengeti National Parks and in Ngorongoro Crater
  • Waterberg Plateau visit
  • Okavango Delta overnight bush camping excursion
  • Guided tour of spice plantation (Zanzibar)
  • 3-day Zanzibar excursion
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to Cape Town and from Nairobi are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Cape Town to the Serengeti: Deserts & Wilderness tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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GOOD TO KNOW
CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Cape Town to the Serengeti: Deserts & Wilderness tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.

Payment

A deposit may be required to confirm this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 61 days before departure.

Travel Insurance

Cape Town to the Serengeti: Deserts & Wilderness tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this Cape Town to the Serengeti: Deserts & Wilderness tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

Age Requirement

Minimum age of 18 years for this trip.

Does this trip suit me?
  • 1. Travel Style : 18-to-ThirtysomethingsFast, fresh, and fun adventures that never slow down, made for young, budget-minded travellers.
  • 2. Service Level : CampingCamping most nights with some hotel/hostel stays to start and throughout; affordable public and private transport.
  • 3. Physical Grading : 3 - AverageSome tours may include light hiking, biking, rafting, or kayaking in addition to walking.
  • 4. Trip Type : Small GroupGroup trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip. Check individual trips for details.
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