Southern Africa Adventure

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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 30 days
  • tour type Group
  • age requirement 15+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
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  • Starts Cape Town, South Africa
  • Ends Johannesburg, South Africa
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Tour with Flexible Booking Policy
  • Change dates It is free to change your tour start date within 30 days of departure.
  • Choose a different tour Select a new tour run by the same tour operator within 30 days of departure.
HIGHLIGHTS
  • Listen to the songs and stories of Namibia’s San people, the oldest inhabitants of Southern Africa, and gain an insight into their traditional huntergatherer customs and beliefs.
  • Glide through the lilypad clad waterways of the Okavango Delta on a mokoro (a small dugout canoe) and escape civilisation at with an overnight stay at your island camp.
  • Take an optional cruise down the Chobe River for the opportunity to get up close (but not too personal!) with cheetahs, crocodiles and the Chobe icon – the African elephant.
  • Visit the Victoria Falls Wildlife Trust and learn about the rescue and rehabilitation of wildlife, humanwildlife conflict and antipoaching efforts, after seeing the cascades in all their glory.
Starting in Cape Town and ending in Johannesburg, the Southern Africa Adventure tour is a guided road trip that takes 30 days. You will visit Hwange National Park, Grootfontein, Victoria Falls and 16 other destinations in 5 different countries. Southern Africa Adventure is a group tour which will include accommodation, transport, meals and others. See below for further details.

Get set for an adventure packed with majestic wildlife, remote desert landscapes and natural wonders in southern Africa. From the stunning beauty of Cape Town and burnt orange sunsets over Namibia's Fish River Canyon to a river cruise through Chobe National Park, this Lonely Planet Experience, powered by Intrepid, is the ultimate small-group adventure. Get set to canoe down the Okavango Delta, embark on a game drives in Kruger and Etosha national parks and admire the raw power of Victoria Falls from multiple angles. With plenty of time allocated to explore at your own pace, plus a local crew with all the best advice, see this chunk of Africa with ease and independence in 30 unforgettable days.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT INTREPID TRAVEL
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Based on 100 reviews
Review for another Intrepid Travel tour
5 - Excellent
  • Anonymous
  • From South Africa
  • On Nov 18 2018
“I had an amazing time on this tour. Mexico is a stunning country and this tour introduces you to some of its highlights.”
Lasse's review for another Intrepid Travel tour
5 - Excellent
  • Lasse
  • From Denmark
  • On Jul 14 2019
“The trip was well planned and we saw the most amazing nature in Montenegro and Bosnia-i-Herzegovina. We had a night in Pluzine near lake piva where the accomodation could have been better. The guide and driver/mechanic were a great team and both of them did an excellent job”
Adel's review for another Intrepid Travel tour
4 - Very Good
  • Adel
  • From USA
  • On Dec 24 2018
“Very Good”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Cape Town
  • Day 2: Western Cape
  • Day 3: Orange River
  • Day 4: Fish River Canyon
  • Day 5: Sesriem
  • Day 6: Sossusvlei / Bush Camp
  • Day 7: Swakopmund
  • Day 8: Swakopmund
  • Day 9: Swakopmund
  • Day 10: Spitzkoppe
  • Day 11: Etosha National Park
  • Day 12: Etosha National Park
  • Day 13: Grootfontein/San People
  • Day 14: Grootfontein
  • Day 15: Bagani
  • Day 16: Okavango Delta
  • Day 17: Okavango Delta
  • Day 18: Bagani
  • Day 19: Chobe National Park
  • Day 20: Chobe National Park
  • Day 21: Victoria Falls
  • Day 22: Victoria Falls
  • Day 23: Hwange National Park
  • Day 24: Matobo National Park
  • Day 25: Matobo National Park
  • Day 26: Makushu Village
  • Day 27: Makushu Village
  • Day 28: Kruger National Park
  • Day 29: Kruger National Park
  • Day 30: Johannesburg
WHAT'S INCLUDED Download PDF Brochure
Accommodation
  • Camping (with facilities) (20 nights), Camping (with basic facilities) (2 nights), Camping (without facilities) (1 night), Cabin (3 nights), Hotel (1 night), Homestay (2 nights)
Meals
  • 27 Breakfast, 17 Lunch, 23 Dinner
Transport
  • Overland vehicle , 4x4 Safari Vehicle , Mokoro
Included Activities
  • Fish River Canyon - Canyon entrance
  • Sossusvlei - 4x4 Tour
  • Sesriem - Sand dunes visit
  • Cape Cross Nature Reserve - Cape Cross seal colony
  • Etosha National Park - Overland Vehicle Game Drive
  • Grootfontein - San Bushman cultural experience
  • Okavango Delta - Mokoro safari
  • Okavango Delta - Nature Walk
  • Chobe National Park - Dawn Open Safari Vehicle Game Drive
  • Hwange National Park - Open Safari Vehicle Game Drive
  • Victoria Falls - Victoria Falls Wildlife Trust Visit
  • Hwange - Painted Dog Conservation visit
  • Matobo National Park - Rhino Tracking, Open Safari Vehicle Park Visit & San Rock Paintings
  • Makushu Homestay - Floor making, Beading, Cooking or Dancing
  • Makushu Homestay - Morning hike
  • Kruger National Park - Overland Vehicle Game drive
  • Panorama Route - God's Window Viewpoint
  • Panorama Route - Bourke's Luck Potholes
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to Cape Town and from Johannesburg 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 Southern Africa Adventure 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 Southern Africa Adventure tour. You can cancel the tour up to 24 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 23 days of departure.

Payment

A deposit of 400 USD is required to confirm this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 23 days before departure. For any departures within 08 August 2020 full payment is required.

Travel Insurance

Southern Africa Adventure 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 Southern Africa Adventure 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.

Lonely Planet extras
  • Free access to the Lonely Planet mobile app for one year
  • 25% discount on all items in the Lonely Planet Shop
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