Uk To Accra (10 Weeks) Trans Africa

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Run by: Oasis Overland

Reference number: 68

From: £2575.00

This epic West African expedition takes you from the UK to€cra on an unforgettable overland journey. The adventure begins in Morocco, with it’s ancient medina’s, souks, through the High Atlas then following the coastline down into the deep deserts of Mauritania, onto the real West Africa with it’s bustling colourful markets and amazing cultural sites, finishing the trip on the stunning beaches of Ghana. You will discover a continent most travellers only dream of and have the experience of a lifetime! Days 1 to 28 Fly from UK to Gibraltar to meet the expedition vehicle.

Morocco

Chefchaouen - stroll through this idyllic & picturesque hillside town.

Roman ruins of Volubilis.

Fez - guided tour of this fortress city & its amazing bazaar.

Marrakech - visit the world famous Djemaa el Fna square.

Days 29 to 42 Mauritania

Cross the vast Sahara Desert.

Senegal

Cross Senegal River to St. Louis – oldest French colonial town in Africa

Dakar – Great nightlife, Senegalese food and some of the best music in West Africa.

Tambacounda – Bustling market town at junction of many trade routes.

Days 43 to 70 Mali

Travel through Sahel scrubland passing slowly through remote villages

Bamako - Mali’s capital with colourful markets, lively bars and world famous music

Take a pinasse and travel the shores of the Niger River

Drive through southern Mali and the town of Sikasso

Guinea

Tropical forests and waterfalls as we cross Fouta Djalon plateau

Vibrant tribal culture in one of the poorest but proudest West African countries

Trek wild chimpanzees in Bossou near the Liberia border

Sierra Leone *Depending on local conditions at our time of travel

Another of Africa’s best kept secrets - it should be known for its pristine beaches and not for its infamous ’blood diamonds’

Freetown the capital

Tokeh Beach and River No. 2 Beach - beautiful laid back places to spend some chilling out time

Cote d’Ivoire

Yamassoukro - strange city built by President Boigny to glorify himself with six lane highways leading nowhere

Abidjan - in reality still the capital before being replaced by Yamoussoukro

Tropical beaches such as Grand Bassam with it’s dugout canoes.

Ghana

Mole National Park - game walk to spot the numerous elephants & game.

Kakum National Park

Relax on palm-fringed beaches along the Coastline. 10 Weeks - Africa - Ultimate Overland Expeditions Please note there may be a kitty contribution - please check the website

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
11/11/2018 19/01/2019 Places Availabl £2575.00
10/11/2019 18/01/2020 Places Availabl £2575.00
29/03/2020 06/06/2020 Places Availabl £2575.00
15/11/2020 23/01/2021 Places Availabl £2575.00

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