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20 Day Victoria Falls to Cape Town Overland (Comfort)

Countries Visited: Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa.

Starts: Victoria Falls, Ends: Cape Town

Group Size: Max 20

Age Range: All Ages

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  • Departing: 07/03/2017 | 10% discount | Tour price: ZAR26,685
  • Departing: 18/04/2017 | 10% discount | Tour price: ZAR26,685
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Victoria Falls to Cape Town Overland accommodated safari seeing the highlights of Vic Falls, Botswana and Namibia ending at the tip of Africa.

R29,650

+ Single Supplement ZAR 4800

+ Optional Activity Package ZAR 17530

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Tour Overview

Departing from Victoria Falls   and Ends in Cape Town

This Victoria Falls to Cape Town accommodated adventure safari is an action-packed budget safari starting with the thundering Victoria Falls, exploring the game of the varied Chobe National Park, calm waterways of the Okavango Delta, red sand dunes of the desolate Namib desert, canoeing on the Orange River and finally travelling towards Cape Town, where you will be welcomed by the Mother City and Table Mountain. The tour is made up of campers and accommodated travellers.

Included

  • Meals - 19 Breakfast, 18 Lunch, 14 Dinner
  • Accommodation
  • Registered guides
  • Transport per itinerary

Excluded

  • International Airfares
  • Travel and medical insurance
  • Personal spending money
  • Visa costs
  • Border taxes
  • Passports
  • Vaccinations
  • Personal taxes (including departure and border taxes)
  • Activity Package and Optional Activities
  • Unscheduled or optional national / game parks and other activities
  • Gratuities
  • Sleeping bag if needed
  • Restaurant meals (other than those listed)
  • All drinks - Alcohol, Soft Drinks, Bottled Water
  • Snacks
  • Souvenirs
  • Tips
  • Laundry
  • Other items of a personal nature

SKU: ACE0453

Itinerary

Day 1

Zimbabwe – Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Today we make our way to the Victoria Falls National Park. Your night will be spent the night in the falls. Feel free to explore the falls before making our way out of the park the following day.

Accommodation: Two Per Room: Victoria Falls Rainbow Hotel
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Activity Package: Victoria Falls National Park Entry Fee
Optional Activity: Bungee Jump, Gorge Swing, Sunset Cruise, Helicopter Flights, Boma Dinner Experience, Dinner Cruise and more

victoriafalls-rainbowhotel1

Day 2

Victoria Falls to Kasane, Botswana

We leave the Falls behind and travel towards Kasane today. Upon our arrival at Kasane, we set up camp on the banks of the Chobe River and take our time to settle down. In the afternoon we enjoy a wonderful sunset boat cruise on the Chobe River, where we will spot elephants, hippo, crocodiles, eland and many other wildlife species that have made Chobe their home.

Accommmodation: Two Per Room Thebe River Safaris
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Victoria Falls to Kasane
Activity Package: Chobe National Park Game Drive and Chobe National Park Boat Cruise
Border Post Zimbabwe: Kazangula Road, Open: 06h00-20h00. Botswana: Kazangula Road, Tel: +267 62 50330, Open: 06h00-20h00.

Day 3

Kasane to Caprivi, Namibia

We wake up early in the morning to enjoy a game drive in the Chobe National Park. We travel through the Caprivi Strip in Namibia to our next destination. Camp for the evening is on the panhandle of the delta. It is important to note you will be entering Namibia twice (please note this for Visas).

Accommodation: Two Per Room: Rainbow River Lodge
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Kasane to Rainbow River Lodge
Border Post: Namibia: Ngoma Border Post, B8, In Ngoma, Zambezi (Caprivi), +264(0)66 250 601 Open: 07:00-18:00 (GMT+2)

Please note: If you have not purchased the Activity Package you will stay behind at the accommodation for the following 2 nights. The accommodation is situated on the banks of a lovely lagoon near Etsha 13.

Day 4

Caprivi to Okavango Delta, Botswana

This morning we travel to the Okavango Delta campsite. All those participating in the Okavango Delta Excursion, will experience unforgettable cruises on crystal clear waters the and nature walks for the following 3 days, and you might spot some of the abundant wildlife.

Accommodation: Two Per Room: Area near Jumbo Junction
Facilities En-suites Per Tent: Twin share permanent tents with en-suite bathrooms
Route: Rainbow River Lodge to Okavango Delta
Activity Package: Okavango Delta Excursion (Accommodated)
Border Post: Namibia: Mohembo Border, Divundi/Bangani, Zambezi (Caprivi) +264(0)66 259 902 Open: 06:00-18:00 (GMT+2)

For more information on the Okavango Delta Excursion please click here

okavango delta safari

Day 5 - 6

Okavango Delta, Botswana

An early start sees us head off winding waterways of the Delta around palm islands make for the most scenic and relaxing of experiences. The scenic flight out of the Delta allows for a unique perspective of the vast waterways en route to Maun.

Accommodation: Two Per Room: Sitatunga or Island Safari Lodge
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Okavango Delta to Maun (on last day)

Day 7

Maun to Ghanzi, Botswana

We wake up early in the morning for a drive towards Ghanzi today. We will set up our camping site, following which we will meet the local Bushmen community. In the afternoon we will get in touch with the Bushmen culture being entertained with some traditional Tribal Dancing. There are also a few traditional bushman huts that you will have the chance to stay in for a nominal fee.

Accommodation: Two Per Room Ghanzi Trail Blazers
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Maun to Ghanzi
Included Highlight: Bushman Tribal dance in evening
Optional Activity: Guided Walk with San Trackers

Day 8

Ghanzi to Windhoek, Namibia

This day starts off with a long drive to the Namibian border and then on to Windhoek, in the heart of Namibia, where we will arrive in the early evening. Upon arrival in Windhoek, our guide will give us a short tour through the city before making our way to the lodge for the evening. We will have the option to go to Joe’s Beer House to enjoy a hearty meal – definitely a feast for all the senses.

Accommodation: Two Per Room: Heja Game Lodge
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Ghanzi to Windhoek
Included Highlight: Visit to Windhoek City Centre
Optional Activity: Dinner Out at Joe’s Beer House
Border Post: Namibia: Buitepos, Tel: +264 62 560 401, Open: 07h00-24h00. Botswana: Mamanu, Tel: +267 659 2013/2064, Open: 07h00- 24h00.

Day 9 - 10

Etosha National Park, Namibia

After leaving the city we head into Namibia’s desolate northern area. En route, we spend time at a popular craft market where you can buy handmade gifts to take home as souvenirs. We reach the Etosha National Park and game drive through to our camping site for tonight. On the second day, there is more terrific game spotting on our way to our next campsite. Etosha National Park provides some of the most exclusive game viewing experiences in Africa. We will have several game drives here and spend our nights at the where we will have the opportunity to take some fantastic pictures.

Accommodation: Two Per Room:  Okaukuejo or Halali or Namutoni or Mokuti Etosha Lodge
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered.
Route: Windhoek to Etosha National Park
Included Highlight: Craft market stop en-route, Entrance to Etosha National Park, Full Day Game drive in truck

Etosha Package Tours and Safaris

Day 11

Etosha to Outjo, Namibia

Today we leave Etosha behind and travel towards Outjo, our destination for the night. We will have our last game drive through the park in the morning, the afternoon is at leisure. An optional morning game drive in the park is on offer today (subject to availability).

Accommodation: Two Per Room: Etotongwe or similar
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Etosha to Outjo

Day 12

 Outjo to Khorixas, Namibia

Our journey goes on towards Kamanjab. Today we will be able to experience life within a Himba group. The Himba are pastoral individuals and primarily reproduce livestock or goats. They are quickly recognisable by their unique outfit designs. The Himba have been incredibly persistent about maintaining the origins of their lifestyle, but they are also very curious about guests visiting their homes. After our visit to the Himba project we travel to the quaint town of Khorixas. We end the day off by visiting the Petrified Forest just on the outskirts of the town.

Accommodation: Two Per Room: Igowati or Khorixas Lodge
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Outjo to Khorixas
Included Highlight: Petrified Forest Visit
Activity Package: Himba Tribe Visit

Day 13

Khorixas to Swakopmund, Namibia

Today we enter Swakopmund and we pay a visit to Spitzkoppe. You can also choose to book one of the plenty Optional Activities available here (own expense). At night, there is an optional dinner at a local restaurant where you can try many different types of local dishes.

Accommodation: Two Per Room: Haus Garnison
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Khorixas to Swakopmund
Included Highlight: Guided Walk through Spitzkoppe
Optional Activities: Dinner Out

Day 14

Swakopmund, Namibia

This day gives you the opportunity to participate on multiple adventurous activities. Most activities include a pick up and drop off service to/from your hostel. You can also spend your time exploring through the streets and doing some shopping. Available excursions include sand boarding, quad biking, skydiving,  or scenic flights over the vast Namib Desert.

Accommodation: Two Per Room: Haus Garnison
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Optional Activity: Dolphin Cruise, Sky Diving, Sandboarding, Quad Biking and more

Day 15

Swakopmund – Namib Naukluft, Namibia

We depart from Swakopmund today and head southwards, to the gorgeous Namib Desert. We stop in Walvis Bay before heading to the desert. This afternoon we are accompanied by a local expert on a guided stroll through the desert as well as get taught more about the exclusive desert ecosystem and how the Bushmen managed survive in these harsh desert circumstances. In the evening, we will enjoy a nice dinner around the campfire, watching the stars and listening to the sounds of the surrounding wildlife, on occasion hearing the noises of the jackals and barking geckos.

Accommodation: Two Per Room: Hammerstein or Betesda Lodge
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Swakopmund to Naukluft National Park area
Activity Package Guided Desert Excursion with Local Expert

Day 16

Sesriem and Sossusvlei Dunes, Namibia

This will be the earliest morning wake-up of our entire trip. We will wake before dawn for one of the highlights of the tour, climbing up Dune 45 to watch the rising sun. After our stroll, we will get the opportunity to explore Sossusvlei. Our last stop before camp will be the interesting Sesriem Canyon.

Accommodation: Two Per Room: Hammerstein or Betesda Lodge
Facilities En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route Sesriem to Sossusvlei
Included Highlight: Hike up Dune 45, visit to Sossusvlei / Deadvlei and the Sesriem Canyon

sossuesvlei tour

Day 17

Namib Naukluft – Fish River Canyon, South Africa

Today we head south on route to Ais Ais. Famous for its hot water springs this is the perfect place for easing away the dust of the Namib by enjoying a swim under the desert stars. The following day is another early start to the Fish River Canyon, where we walk along the rim to watch the incredible sunrise. (It is possible that you may see the sunrise at the canyon during the next morning instead, due to the road conditions or time of year you are travelling).

Accommodation: Two Per Room: Ais Ais
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Namib-Naukluft Park to Fish River Canyon
Included Highlight: Ais-Ais Hot Springs

Day 18

Fish River Canyon – Orange River, South Africa

We wake up early and, on our final day in Namibia, we will travel south to the border of South Africa at the Gariep/Orange River. Our accommodation is located on the banks of the Orange River, on the South African side. In the afternoon there is a chance for you to canoe down the River or for you to take your time relaxing at the campsite and going for a swim.

Accommodation: Two Per Room: Felix Unite OR Norotshama Lodge 
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Fish River Canyon to Gariep / Orange River
Included Highlight: Visit to the Fish River Canyon
Optional Activity: Half-Day Canoe Trip

Day 19

Orange River – Cederberg Region, South Africa

Today we embark on a long drive to the Northern Cape’s fruit producing region in the Cederberg Mountains of South Africa. Enjoy a traditional meal once you arrive at the campsite.

Accommodation: Two per room: Marcuskraal
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Orange river to Citrusdal
Activity Package: Traditional Dinner
Border Post: Namibia: Noordoewer, Tel: +264 (0) 63 297 122, Open 24 hours. South Africa: Vioolsdrift, Tel: +27 (27) 761 8760, Open 24 hours

Day 20

Cedarberg to Cape Town, South Africa

On our last day of the tour, we pay visit to the beautiful City of Cape Town. Stopping at Table View for an outstanding view of Table Mountain from the other side of the bay and enjoying some wine tasting. This is the spot from which the most photographs of Table Mountain are taken.

Accommodation: Own Arrangements / Post tour accommodation can be booked through us
Route: Citrusdal to Cape Town
Activity Package: Wine Tasting

tours in cape town

Activities

The Activity Package  (optional on this trip) includes the following:

  • Vic Falls National Park entry ZAR540
  • Chobe National Park game drive ZAR570
  • Chobe National Park boat cruise ZAR570
  • Okavango Delta excursion ZAR14950
  • Himba Tribe visit ZAR350
  • Guided desert walk with local expert ZAR350
  • Wine tasting & traditional dinner ZAR200


Other Activities

  • South Africa Orange River Half day canoe trip ZAR250 – ZAR300
  • Namibia Swakopmund Quad biking ZAR600 - ZAR700
  • Namibia Swakopmund Sandboarding ZAR400 - ZAR550
  • Namibia Swakopmund Skydiving ZAR2300 - ZAR2600
  • Namibia Swakopmund Dolphin Cruise incl light lunch ZAR550 - ZAR650
  • Namibia Swakopmund Dinner out ZAR100 - ZAR200
  • Namibia Windhoek Dinner out ZAR100 - ZAR200
  • Botswana Ghanzi Bushman Walk $15
  • Botswana Okavango Tips for Okavango Delta crew / guides Clients Discretion
  • Botswana Kasane Photo Safari $120 - $360
  • Zimbabwe Victoria Falls Dinner out $25 - $60
  • Zimbabwe Victoria Falls White Water Rafting $145 - $160
  • Zimbabwe Victoria Falls Helicopter Flights $150 - $175
  • Zimbabwe Victoria Falls Zambezi sunset cruise $90 - $100
  • Zimbabwe Victoria Falls Bungee jump $160 -$180
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+ Single Supplement ZAR 4800

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