Journeys: The Great Southern Africa Safari

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  • Booking Type Instant booking
  • duration 21 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 12-95 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-10253
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
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  • Starts Cape Town, South Africa
  • Ends Maun, Botswana
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TOUR OVERVIEW
Starting in Cape Town and ending in Maun, the trip "Journeys: The Great Southern Africa Safari" is a guided safari trip that takes 21 days. You will be touring through Maun, Okavango Delta, Chobe National Park and 7 other destinations in South Africa, Botswana and Zimbabwe. "Journeys: The Great Southern Africa Safari" is a small group trip which will include accommodation, transport, meals and others. Please check the package includes section for more details.

Southern Africa harbours indescribable natural wonders: here, majestic creatures roam their native lands much as they have for centuries. Embark on an unforgettable safari adventure through South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Botswana, travelling from the wilds of Kruger National Park to awe-inspiring Victoria Falls and the lush green waterways of the Okavango Delta. Watch for the African “big five” in the region’s finest wildlife reserves, meet with National Geographic–supported researchers in the field, and experience local life and culture in vibrant cities.
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Cape Town
  • Day 2: Cape Town
  • Day 3: Cape Town
  • Day 4: Cape Town/Johannesburg
  • Day 5: Johannesburg/Greater Kruger Area
  • Day 6: Kruger National Park
  • Day 7: Greater Kruger Area/Karongwe Private Game Reserve
  • Day 8: Karongwe Private Game Reserve
  • Day 9: Karongwe Private Game Reserve/Johannesburg
  • Day 10: Johannesburg/Victoria Falls
  • Day 11: Victoria Falls
  • Day 12: Victoria Falls
  • Day 13: Victoria Falls/Hwange National Park
  • Day 14: Hwange National Park
  • Day 15: Hwange/Chobe NP
  • Day 16: Chobe NP
  • Day 17: Kasane/Okavango Delta
  • Day 18: Okavango Delta
  • Day 19: Okavango Delta
  • Day 20: Okavango Delta/Maun
  • Day 21: Maun
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • Hotels (6 nts), safari lodges/camps (9 nts), comfortable safari tent (3 nts), comfortable tent or chalets (2 nts).
Meals
  • 20 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 15 dinners
    Note: Allow USD320-420 for meals not included.
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Botswana Storytelling and Traditional Dinner, Maun
Transport
  • Plane, air-conditioned touring vehicle, open safari vehicle, 4x4, walking, boat, mokoro.
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
Guide
  • CEO (Chief Experience Officer) for Kruger and Botswana, local CEO in Cape Town and Victoria Falls, local guides/rangers.
Included activities
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Kirstenbosch Guided Walk, Cape Town
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Carnivore Conservation Experience, Karongwe Private Game Reserve
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Zimbabwean Family Dinner, Victoria Falls
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Painted Dog Conservation, Hwange National Park
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Okavango Wilderness Project Experience, Okavango Delta
  • Your Foodie Moment: Traditional South Africa Braai (Barbecue), Johannesburg
  • Your Foodie Moment: Boma Braai, Karongwe Private Game Reserve
  • Your Discover Moment: Victoria Falls
  • Arrival transfer
  • Excursion to Cape Point and Boulders Beach
  • Soweto tour
  • Panorama Route scenic drive with entrances
  • Private nature reserve wildlife safari drives in open vehicles
  • Open-vehicle wildlife safari drives in Kruger, Hwange and Chobe National Parks
  • Tour of Victoria Falls
  • Chobe boat safari
  • Wildlife excursions by boat and on foot in the Okavango Delta
  • Internal flights
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to Cape Town and from Maun 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 Journeys: The Great Southern Africa Safari tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. World Nomads' travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS
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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:
  • Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
  • Protected Travel within your own bubble.
  • Professional Access our Travel Specialists' insider knowledge.
  • Privacy Enjoy a tour focused solely on you or your travel group.
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CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Journeys: The Great Southern Africa Safari 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

For any tour departures within 21 September 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 21 September 2024, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Journeys: The Great Southern Africa Safari 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.

Visa

For this Journeys: The Great Southern Africa Safari 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. Physical Grading : 2 - Light Light walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
  • 2. 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.
  • 3. Travel Style : National Geographic Journeys Greater exploration, insider access, and the freedom to roam – all without sacrificing comfort.
  • 4. Service Level : Upgraded Quality accommodations and more inclusions than on other G Adventures tours, like meals, private transport, and activities.
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