60% Camping : 40% Simple Lodges/Hostels
Experience the incredible diversity of Southern Africa - from the abundant wildlife of Etosha, Addo, Kruger, Matobo and Hwange National Parks to the breathtaking scenery of the Namib Desert, Fish River Canyon and the Okavango Delta. There are opportunities to walk with rhinos, shark cave dive, raft the white waters of the Zambezi and bungy jump at Victoria Falls! The unique mountainous kingdoms of Lesotho and Swaziland and the wilderness areas of Chimanimani offer great trekking possibilities and the ancient city of ’Great Zimbabwe’ gives a fascinating insight into the history of the region. Great night life options are available in Cape Town and Victoria Falls and don’t forget the wine tasting in Stellenbosch! This trip really has it all! Day 1 Zimbabwe
Victoria Falls - you will have one day here at the start of your trip to€quaint yourself with the Falls
Days 2 to 12 Botswana
Chobe National Park - river game cruise
Okavango Delta - 2 night mokoro canoe trip on the delta to spot elephant, crocodile, hippo, buffalo, zebra plus more.
Etosha National Park - game drive by day & relax at floodlit water holes by night to spot rhino, elephant, giraffe, lion, leopard, buffalo amongst a horde of other wildlife.
Cheetah park - an up close and personal experience with these amazing cats.
Brandberg Mountains in Demaraland.
Days 13 to 17 Cape Cross seal colony.
Spitzkoppe rock formations.
Swakopmund - deep sea fishing, quad biking, dune sledding, tandem sky diving, horse riding, desert flights.
Days 18 to 22 Namib-Naukluft Park
Sossusvlei - the world’s highest dunes!
Fish River Canyon - Africa’s Grand Canyon!
Days 23 to 24 Free time in Cape Town to experience the city - Robben Island prison tour, Table Mountain, great nightlife & much more.
Days 25 to 27 Cape Town
Cape Agulhas - Africa’s most southerly point
Hermanus/Gansbaai - spot Southern Right, Humpback whales, (Aug - Dec) and Great White sharks
Days 28 to 31 Little Karoo
Cango Calcite Caves
Ostrich farm - learn more about the world’s largest bird
Tsitsikamma Forest - mountain biking, ziplining, and the world’s highest bungy jump
Addo Elephant Nat. Park - the BIG 5 - lion, rhino, elephant, leopard, buffalo
Days 32 to 34 Wild Coast - deserted beaches and awesome scenery
Aliwal North Hot Springs
Days 35 to 37 Lesotho
Malealea Lodge - waterfalls, cool rock pools ideal for swimming, pony trekking and peaceful hikes in the surrounding hills
Thabo Bosiu or Mt. Moorosi (time & weather permitting)
Days 38 to 40 South Africa
Drakensburg Mountains - a UNESCO world heritage site for their outstanding natural beauty.
Royal Natal National Park-great hiking and landscapes
Days 41 to 43 Swaziland
Mbabane - capital of this mountainous kingdom
Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary
Days 44 to 46 South Africa
Kruger National Park - game drives in overland truck
Hot Springs of Tshipise - swim in the naturally hot swimming pools
Days 47 to 49 Zimbabwe
Limpopo -overnight on banks of Limpopo River and wildlife drive through bushveld. Lots of elephants here May-Oct
Eastern Highlands - Chimanimani National Park - an opportunity to hike through this vast mountain wilderness area bordering Mozambique or visit Bridal Veil falls, enjoy the surrounding scenery from this sleepy village
Days 50 to 54 Great Zimbabwe Ruins - this ancient ruined city, is the largest stone structure ever built south of the Sahara and is where the name ’Zimbabwe’ comes from-’houses of stone’
We visit a privately run game reserve, where you can go game viewing on horse back, amongst other€tivities - makes for a very different experience!
Matobo National Park - a safari with a difference! Allowing you to game walk to get up close and see the elusive Black Rhino
Cecil Rhodes’ Grave & Ancient Rock Paintings
Days 55 to 58 Hwange National Park – game drive and guided walking safari in search of large elephant herds. Also visit to a Wild Dog Sanctuary
Victoria Falls - view these spectacular falls from Zimbabwe or Zambia, and try your hand at grade 5 whitewater rafting, and kayaking trips. Something for all - Flight of Angels (microlite or helicopter), sunset cruises, gorge swing, abseil, bungy jump, jet boating and more! - Adrenaline Heaven 58 Days - Africa - FALSE Please note there may be a kitty contribution - please check the website
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