South Africa

  • Start or finish in the beautiful city of Cape Town which has so much to offer including the Robben Island prison tour, shark diving, Table Mountain, great nightlife & much more


  • Fish River Canyon – Africa’s Grand Canyon
  • Namib-Naukluft Park
  • Sossusvlei sand dunes, the world’s highest
  • Swakopmund – quad biking, dune sledding & buggies, tandem sky diving and more!
  • Windhoek, the modern capital
  • Skeleton Coast & Cape Cross seal colony
  • Spitzkoppe
  • Brandberg Mountains in Demaraland
  • Cheetah Park – an up close and personal experience with these amazing cats
  • Etosha National Park – game drive by day and relax at floodlit waterholes by night to spot rhino, elephant, lion, giraffe & leopard amongst a horde of other wildlife


  • 2 night optional mokoro canoe trip on the Okavango Delta to spot elephant, crocodile, hippo, buffalo, zebra & more
  • Chobe National Park river game cruise


  • Victoria Falls, viewed from either Zimbabwe or Zambia
  • Adventure activities at Victoria Falls including grade 5 whitewater rafting and kayaking trips, Flight of Angels (microlite or helicopter), sunset cruises, gorge swing, abseil, bungee jump, jet boating and more!
  • Matobo National Park game walks to spot Black Rhino and many other game species
  • Visit Cecil Rhodes’ grave and ancient rock paintings
  • Great Zimbabwe ruins
  • Antelope Park – a privately run game ranch – game viewing on horseback & walk with lion cubs
  • Chimanimani National Park or Vumba Gardens – hike through this vast mountain wilderness bordering Mozambique, or visit Bridal Veil Falls
  • Harare, the vibrant capital city
  • Mozambique & Malawi
  • Travel the Tete corridor
  • Enjoy Lake Malawi with activites such as windsurfing, scuba diving & other water sports, horse riding, school visits, village meals & craft markets


  • Mikumi National Park – spot giraffe, zebra, elephant, buffalo from the roadside
  • Dar Es Salaam – bbq on the Indian Ocean coast
  • Zanzibar Island – Stone Town & spice tour, swim with dolphins, snorkel, scuba dive & serious beach time!
  • Marangu – Foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro – you have the opportunity to hike up to Base camp, or walk through the pleasant surroundings visiting waterfalls and rivers in the area
  • Maasai Village Tour – back at camp in Arusha
  • Ngorongoro Crater Reserve – take a jeep safari into the crater to spot lion, zebra, elephant, hippos, flamingos & gazelle
  • Serengeti National Park – continue on to see lion, cheetah & leopard, wildebeest, giraffe, and elephant, along with various species of gazelle and antelope


  • Free time in Nairobi, visit Langata Giraffe Centre, Nairobi National park, or an Elephant orphanage
  • Elsamere – visit the home of Joy Adamson & Elsa the lion, of Born Free fame
  • Visit either Crater Lake Game Sanctuary or Hells Gate National Park (walk through or hire mountain bikes – the only park in Kenya where this is permitted)
  • Lake Nakuru National Park – games drives to spot lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino & flamingo
  • East Africa Rift Valley

Uganda & Rwanda

  • Jinja – the source of the Nile, whitewater rafting, quad biking or visit a local education project
  • Mountain Gorilla trek – in Rwanda. Trek to see these amazing creatures, the closest species related to man
  • Trips that Gorilla trek in Rwanda may include a visit to the Genocide Memorial in Kigali
  • Kampala – Uganda’s capital, take a city tour or visit a Chimpanzee Sanctuary on Lake Victoria


  • Addis Ababa, the capital
  • Omo Valley
  • Blue Nile Gorge
  • Bahir Dar – organise a trip to the 12th century rock-hewn churches of Lalibela, or a boat out onto Lake Tana with monasteries dating back 900 years
  • Gondar – organise a trip to the holy city of Axum


  • Khartoum, the capital
  • Visit Hamed al Nil Tomb – experience the largest market in Sudan: Omdurman Souq, as well as visit the daily camel market or take a boat trip on the Nile
  • Pyramids at Meroe
  • Follow piste tracks through the Nubian Desert
  • Ferry across Lake Nasser from Wadi Halfa


  • Aswan – stroll along the corniche, visit the temple at Philae or Elephantine Island
  • Abu Simbel – visit the great stone monuments of Ramses II.
  • 2 day traditional felucca sailboat cruise trip to Edfu & Kom Ombo
  • Luxor – take a day tour to the Valley of Kings & Workers, also visit Karnak & Luxor Temples
  • Red Sea Coast – relax on the beach for a couple of days or try your hand at various watersports such as snorkelling, windsurfing or scuba diving in the cool clear blue waters of the Red Sea
  • Cairo – Day tour to the Pyramids + Sphinx at Giza and the Egyptian History Museum (accompanied by an Egyptologist guide)

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