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Explore Southern Africa

From £1695 for 18 days
Trip Overview
Discover the allure of southern Africa as you roam from the golden plains of the world-famous Kruger National Park and the awe-inspiring Victoria Falls to the watery wonderland of the Okavango Delta and the teeming game parks of Botswana. Whether it's spotting the Big Five, relaxing by dreamy lagoons, experiencing tribal village life or cavorting near raging waterfalls, this adventure tour will fill your memories with the wonders of the African south.
Essential Info
Starts: Johannesburg
Ends: Johannesburg
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Wildlife
Trip Code: IUBOQC
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Botswana, South Africa, Zimbabwe
What's Included

Meals

17 Breakfasts included
11 Lunches included
14 Dinners included

Transport

Overland vehicle,Open safari vehicle,Mokoro

Accommodation

Camping (with facilities) (12 nights),Bush camp (no facilities) (2 nights),Homestay (2 nights),Hotel (1 night)

Trip Highlights

•   Stay two nights at Victoria Falls – enough time for just a glimpse of everything this amazing destination offers.

•   Get your paddles out and navigate a mokoro through the Okavango Delta.

•   Try and spot the famous elephants of Chobe National Park swimming in the river – which boast the largest concentration of African elephants in the world.

•   Track rhinoceros’s on foot with a local expert guide in Matabos National Park - an exhilarating way to experience the wildlife of Zimbabwe.

•   Immerse yourself in the culture and way of life of the Hananwa people. You will enjoy a cultural dinner cooked by the locals while listening to your hosts tell stories of this fascinating community.

•   Camp under an Africa sky within Kruger National Park. You can’t get much closer to nature than that!

Dates & Availability
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Departing: 24th Jan 2020
Returning: 10th Feb 2020
£1,845pp
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Limited Availability
2 spaces
Departing: 31st Jan 2020
Returning: 17th Feb 2020
£1,815pp
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Fully Booked
Departing: 14th Feb 2020
Returning: 2nd Mar 2020
£1,780pp
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Limited Availability
4 spaces
Departing: 21st Feb 2020
Returning: 9th Mar 2020
£1,865pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 28th Feb 2020
Returning: 16th Mar 2020
£1,780pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 13th Mar 2020
Returning: 30th Mar 2020
£1,865pp
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Limited Availability
4 spaces
Departing: 20th Mar 2020
Returning: 6th Apr 2020
£1,780pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 27th Mar 2020
Returning: 13th Apr 2020
£1,780pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 3rd Apr 2020
Returning: 20th Apr 2020
£1,780pp
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Availability: Good
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Itinerary & Notes
Sawubona! Welcome to South Africa. Your adventure begins with a welcome meeting at 6 pm. If you arrive early, get out and explore Johannesburg, a city of remarkable contrasts. Perhaps visit the culturally rich areas of Newtown, Braamfontein or Maboneng. The eye-opening Apartheid Museum is well worth your time. After the welcome meeting this evening, perhaps head out for an optional group dinner and get to know your fellow travellers.
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Reviews
       

Accurate information given. Everything went to plan. Sarah very helpful. Great adventure. Fantastic time in Southern Africa.

It was a very well organised trip with a very helpful and thoughtful team leader, a great cook, a fantastic driver and a really good team of fellow travellers. We saw and did so much. An unforgettable experience.

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