Africa Safari Tour Adventure - 21 days

Dunes, Deltas & Falls (Northbound) Safari Tour

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Safari Overview

If you want to soak up the colors, culture, and scenery of this incredible region, this is the ultimate expedition to southwestern Africa. Experience game drives, leave footprints on the world’s highest sand dunes, wonder at the majesty of Victoria Falls, and explore game-rich deltas. Our overland adventure vehicles (OAVs) are an adventurous and affordable way to see the highlights, while wilderness camping will bring you closer to the region?s wildlife drift off to sleep to the call of cranes and awake to the rustle of elephants grazing on nearby riverbanks.

Countries Visited

Is This Dunes, Deltas & Falls (Northbound) Safari Right For You?

Duration: 21 days

Cost: Starting From:$2599 USD PP

Travel Style: Yolo

Fast, fresh, and fun adventures that never slow down, made for young, budget-minded travelers.

Service Level: Camping

Camping most nights with some hotel stays to start and throughout; affordable public and private transport.

Physical Rating: 3 – Average

Some tours may include light hiking, biking, rafting, or kayaking in addition to walking.

Trip Type: Small Group

Small group experience; Max 22, avg 18.

Age requirement: 18-39

What’s Included

  • Fish River Canyon, Sossusvlei Dunes, and Spitzkoppe entrance fees
  • Etosha National Park entrance with game drives
  • Damaraland Living Museum visit
  • Okavango Delta overnight bush camping excursion
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

Accommodations

Participation camping (14 nts), permanent tented camp (1 nt), guesthouses (2 nts, multi-share), basic bush camping (2 nts), hostel (1 nt, multi-share).

Meals

19 breakfasts, 16 lunches, 14 dinners
Allow USD110-145 for meals not included.

Transportation

Overland adventure vehicle (OAV), walking, mokoro, safari vehicle.

Experts & Staff

2 Chief Experience Officers (CEOs) throughout as head guide/cook, driver, local guides.

Itinerary

Ending in Livingstone (Zambia)

Day 1Cape Town

Arrive at any time.

Day 2Cape Town/Cederberg

View dramatic Western Cape scenery, camp on a farm, and opt to sip on local wine.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 3Cederberg/Orange River

Travel past large plantations of rooibos tea. Opt to take a canoe trip on the scenic Orange River.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 4Orange River/Fish River Canyon

Cross the border into Namibia, and enjoy the sunset at Fish River Canyon.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 5Fish River Canyon/Namib Desert

Explore the natural wonders of this bizarre desert environment. Stop by the Sesriem Canyon for sunset after setting up camp for the night.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 6Namib Desert

Explore the Sossusvlei Dunes, and climb the breathtaking Dune 45.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 7Namib Desert/Swakopmund

Cross the void region of the Namib Desert along with a few dry mountain passes to the adrenaline capital of Swakopmund.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Day 8Swakopmund

Swakopmund is one of the adventure capitals of Africa. Enjoy a free day to relax or get the adrenaline pumping. Choose from sky diving, dune boarding, or quad biking, just to name a few options.

Day 9Swakopmund/Spitzkoppe

Travel north to the granite peaks of Spitzkoppe.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 10Spitzkoppe/Damaraland

Visit the Damaraland Living Museum to learn more about the lost culture of the Damara people.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 11Damaraland/Etosha National Park

Enter Etosha National Park and enjoy an afternoon game drive.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 12Etosha National Park

Enjoy a full-day game drive in our overland adventure vehicle. Opt to take an open safari vehicle game drive in the afternoon/night.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 13Etosha National Park/Windhoek

Transfer to Namibia’s capital.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 14Windhoek/Ghanzi

Visit the Kalahari Desert, and meet the local San/Bushmen. Optional walk to learn survival skills from the locals.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 15Ghanzi/Maun

Opt to take a scenic flight over the Okavango Delta to get a birds-eye view of the area.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 16Maun/Okavango Delta

Enjoy game walks, a traditional mokoro (dugout canoe) and birding on an overnight excursion into the Okavango Delta.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 17Okavango Delta/Gweta

Camp under ancient baobab trees.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 18Gweta/Kasane

Opt to embark on a wildlife-viewing boat cruise on the Chobe River or take an open safari vehicle game drive inside Chobe National Park.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 19Kasane/Livingstone

Cross the Zambezi River by ferry into Livingstone, Zambia.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Day 20Livingstone

Opt to visit Victoria Falls, go whitewater rafting, or take a helicopter flight over the falls.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 21Livingstone

Depart at any time.

Meals included: Breakfast

Ending in Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe)

Day 1Cape Town

Arrive at any time.

Day 2Cape Town/Cederberg

View dramatic Western Cape scenery, camp on a farm, and opt to sip on local wine.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 3Cederberg/Orange River

Travel past large plantations of rooibos tea. Opt to take a canoe trip on the scenic Orange River.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 4Orange River/Fish River Canyon

Cross the border into Namibia, and enjoy the sunset at Fish River Canyon.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 5Fish River Canyon/Namib Desert

Explore the natural wonders of this bizarre desert environment. Stop by the Sesriem Canyon for sunset after setting up camp for the night.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 6Namib Desert

Explore the Sossusvlei Dunes, and climb the breathtaking Dune 45.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 7Namib Desert/Swakopmund

Cross the void region of the Namib Desert along with a few dry mountain passes to the adrenaline capital of Swakopmund.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Day 8Swakopmund

???Swakopmund is one of the adventure capitals of Africa. Enjoy a free day to relax or get the adrenaline pumping. Choose from sky diving, dune boarding, or quad biking, just to name a few options.

Day 9Swakopmund/Spitzkoppe

Travel north to the granite peaks of Spitzkoppe.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 10Spitzkoppe/Damaraland

Visit the Damaraland Living Museum to learn more about the lost culture of the Damara people.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 11Damaraland/Etosha National Park

Enter Etosha National Park and enjoy an afternoon game drive.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 12Etosha National Park

Enjoy a full-day game drive in our overland adventure vehicle. Opt to take an open safari vehicle game drive in the afternoon/night.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 13Etosha National Park/Windhoek

Transfer to Namibia’s capital.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 14Windhoek/Ghanzi

Visit the Kalahari Desert, and meet the local San/Bushmen. Optional walk to learn survival skills from the locals.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 15Ghanzi/Maun

Opt to take a scenic flight over the Okavango Delta to get a birds-eye view of the area.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 16Maun/Okavango Delta

Enjoy game walks, a traditional mokoro (dugout canoe) and birding on an overnight excursion into the Okavango Delta.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 17Okavango Delta/Gweta

Camp under ancient baobab trees.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 18Gweta/Kasane

Opt to embark on a wildlife-viewing boat cruise on the Chobe River or take an open safari vehicle game drive inside Chobe National Park.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 19Kasane/Victoria Falls

Cross the border into Zimbabwe, home of the mighty Victoria Falls.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Day 20Victoria Falls

Opt to visit Victoria Falls, go whitewater rafting, or take a helicopter flight over the falls.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 21Victoria Falls

Depart at any time.

Meals included: Breakfast

Available extras (Add these to your tour when you book)

Okavango Delta Flight – $120.00

Get a fresh perspective on the vast African wilderness with a view only a select few will ever see. Hop aboard a 5-seater airplane and enjoy the stunning scenery from above.

Victoria Falls Helicopter Ride (Zambia) – $160.00

You don’t want to miss the opportunity to see Victoria Falls from above. Watch the raging Zambezi River make its way toward the gorge, forming the largest waterfall in the world. During your 15 minute ride, you will have time to take in the incredible views while snapping as many pictures as you like. You may be lucky enough to see some giraffes and elephants in the surrounding landscape and even catch a rainbow over the falls.

Victoria Falls River Rafting (Zambia) – $160.00

Take the opportunity to go whitewater rafting on the Zambezi River while Victoria Falls roars above. Depart in the morning and head to the river, spend the morning navigating through the canyon that forms the famous falls. This adrenaline filled day will be one to remember. Please note: River conditions and activity pricing vary depending on the seasons. High water season is from about February to July. Low water season generally runs from August to January each year – this is when the Zambezi is at its very wildest. The “closed season” is dependent on the season?s rains, and usually is from March to April; during this time rafting on the river is not permitted. This activity price excludes a $10 park entrance fee.

My Own Room – $289.00

If you’re traveling solo and would prefer to have your own private room throughout your trip, select this option during the online booking process.