Johannesburg to Nairobi Overland: Waterfalls & Beaches

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4 Based on 2 Reviews
  • Booking Type Instant booking
  • duration 27 days
  • tour type Group Request as private
  • age requirement 18-39 yrs
  • max group size 22
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-4660
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Ends Nairobi, Kenya
  • +20
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Marvel at Victoria Falls.
  • Experience wildlife safari drives in Serengeti National Park and the Ngorongoro Crater.
  • Spend three glorious days on exotic Zanzibar.
  • Camp overnight in the Okavango Delta.
  • Visit Khama Rhino Sanctuary.
  • Sleep beneath baobab trees
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Starting in Johannesburg and ending in Nairobi, the tour "Johannesburg To Nairobi Overland: Waterfalls & Beaches" is a guided wildlife trip that takes 27 days. You will visit Serowe, Dar Es Salaam, Chipata and 18 other destinations in 7 different countries. "Johannesburg To Nairobi Overland: Waterfalls & Beaches" is a group tour which will include accommodation, transport, meals and others. See below for further details.

Now's the time to explore Africa on your terms with this tour that's affordable for young travellers. Tuck into a meaty month of adventure as you embark on an epic overland journey from Johannesburg to Nairobi, crossing the stunning wilderness of seven countries in between. Track Africa’s "big five" on safari drives in the Serengeti and Ngorongoro and head to the Okavango Delta for a wildlife walk and mokoro canoe excursion. Inhale the mists of Victoria Falls and the fragrant air of spice plantations in Zanzibar. You'll make your discoveries from a rugged Lando, ready to take on any adventure. Hop in for a ride you won't want to hop off.
  • Day 1: Johannesburg
  • Day 2: Johannesburg/Serowe
  • Day 3: Serowe/Maun
  • Day 4: Maun/Okavango Delta
  • Day 5: Okavango Delta/Gweta
  • Day 6: Gweta/Kasane
  • Day 7: Kasane/Victoria Falls
  • Day 8: Victoria Falls
  • Day 9: Victoria Falls/Lusaka
  • Day 10: Lusaka/South Luangwa
  • Day 11: South Luangwa
  • Day 12: South Luangwa/Chipata
  • Day 13: Chipata/Kande Beach
  • Day 14: Kande Beach
  • Day 15: Kande Beach/Chitimba
  • Day 16: Chitimba
  • Day 17: Chitimba/Iringa
  • Day 18: Iringa/Dar es Salaam
  • Day 19: Dar es Salaam/Zanzibar Beach Resort
  • Day 20: Zanzibar Beach Resort
  • Day 21: Stone Town
  • Day 22: Stone Town/Bagamoyo
  • Day 23: Bagamoyo/Arusha
  • Day 24: Arusha/Serengeti National Park
  • Day 25: Serengeti National Park/Ngorongoro
  • Day 26: Ngorongoro/Arusha
  • Day 27: Arusha/Nairobi
  • Participation camping (19 nts), full-service camping (2 nts), simple hotels (4 nts, twin-share), bush camping (1 nt).
  • 25 breakfasts, 22 lunches, 18 dinners
    Note: Allow USD165-215 for meals not included.
  • Lando (overland adventure vehicle), 4x4 safari vehicles, ferry, mokoro, walking.
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
  • 2 CEOs (Chief Experience Officers) throughout as head guide/cook and driver, certified safari guides/drivers, local guides.
Included activities
  • 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: Welcome Moment - Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Your First Night Out Moment: Connect With New Friends
  • Your Discover Moment: Victoria Falls
  • Your Local Living Moment: Kande Beach Local Dinner, Kande Beach
  • Khama Rhino Sanctuary Drive
  • Okavango Delta overnight bush camping excursion
  • Zanzibar excursion
  • Spice plantation tour
  • Entrances and wildlife safari drives in Serengeti National Park and the Ngorongoro Crater
  • Any international flights to Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg to Nairobi Overland: Waterfalls & Beaches tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. World Nomads' travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers.
4 - Very Good
Based on 2 reviews
  • Mikaela Elizabeth Dibble-Kahn
  • From USA
  • On Jul 15 2023
4 - Very Good
Amazing Sights and Wildlife Encounters
This trip was full of amazing people, places and of course wildlife. There are a lot of early mornings and long days of driving and it can be exhausting setting up and breaking down camp almost everyday, but I you want to see a... Read more
  • Tessel V.
  • On Mar 17 2023
4 - Very Good
Very Good
It?s not a holiday, it?s an adventure! That feels like the right way to describe this trip. The trip really is for people who like an adventure and do not mind to get dirty or things planning out to be a bit different than... Read more
REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Johannesburg to Nairobi Overland: Waterfalls & Beaches 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.


For any tour departures within 20 June 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 20 June 2024, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Johannesburg to Nairobi Overland: Waterfalls & Beaches tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this Johannesburg to Nairobi Overland: Waterfalls & Beaches 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 traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

Age Requirement

You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on this tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.

Does this trip suit me?
  • 1. Trip Type : Small Group Group 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.
  • 2. Travel Style : 18-to-Thirtysomethings Fast, fresh, and fun adventures that never slow down, made for young, budget-minded travellers.
  • 3. Service Level : Camping Camping most nights with some hotel/hostel stays to start and throughout; affordable public and private transport.
  • 4. Physical Grading : 3 - Average Some tours may include light hiking, biking, rafting, or kayaking in addition to walking.
COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • Elevated hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected.
  • This tour requires you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days before your departure day or have a negative PCR test within 96 hours before your departure day.
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