Other Departure Dates: 4 Jan 20, 22 Feb 20, 22 May 20, 01 Aug 20, 29 Aug 20
Inhale the fragrant perfume of Zanzibar’s spice plantations, hunt for the perfect snapshot of the ever-elusive "big five," feel the thunder of Victoria Falls. Uncover the spectacular highlights of five African countries on this stellar 20-day adventure. Enjoy an intriguing combination of stunning wilderness and rural villages from the comfort of the Lando (overland adventure vehicle) and camp under the big African sky for a unique perspective of this majestic land. With a unique itinerary that offers plenty of options, uncover all that this diverse region has to offer. Group manager and leader, cook and driver. They will provide information on the places where we are travelling, offer suggestions for things to do and see and introduce you to our local friends. He/she will take care of the small things so you can concentrate on enjoying your adventure.
Day 1: Victoria Falls Arrive at any time.
Day 2: Victoria Falls/Lusaka (Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)
Sit back and enjoy a day of driving, taking in the scenery.
Day 3: Lusaka/South Luangwa (Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)
Continue travelling across the Zambian countryside, to our camp on the banks of the Luangwa River.
Day 4: South Luangwa (Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)
Enjoy a free day to explore South Luangwa NP, a wildlife haven. Opt to go on a walking safari (seasonal), night drive, or visit a nearby local village.
Day 5: South Luangwa/Chipata (Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)
Opt for a morning walking safari (seasonal), or drive, before heading to our supported Tribal Textiles Market & Courtyard Cafe, for lunch and a visit of the craft workshop.
Day 6: Chipata/Kande Beach (Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)
Cross the border and travel to the "Lake of Stars," Lake Malawi.
Day 7: Kande Beach (Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)
Relax on the shores of Lake Malawi, and enjoy a traditional dinner in a local home. Opt to explore by foot, go snorkelling, or take a village tour.
Day 8: Kande Beach/Chitimba (Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)
Set off and drive to the northern part of Lake Malawi.
Day 9: Chitimba (Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)
Enjoy a final day at Lake Malawi.
Day 10: Chitimba/Iringa (Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)
Cross the border into Tanzania and take in views of vast tea plantations and highlands along the way.
Day 11: Iringa/Dar es Salaam (Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)
Watch the Tanzanian countryside pass by on the journey to the Indian Ocean.
Day 12: Dar es Salaam/Zanzibar Beach Resort (Breakfast)
Hop on a ferry to Zanzibar and transfer to the picturesque island beaches.
Day 13: Zanzibar Beach Resort (Breakfast)
Opt to go diving, snorkelling, take a sailing trip, or just sit back and relax.
Day 14: Stone Town (Breakfast)
Travel back to Stone Town for a final night on this enchanting island. Along the way, enjoy a guided tour of a local spice plantation.
Day 15: Stone Town/Bagamoyo (Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)
Ferry back over to the mainland and drive north to the historic coastal town of Bagamoyo.
Day 16: Bagamoyo/Arusha (Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)
Hit the road for a long day of driving. Enjoy the varied landscapes on the way to Arusha. Keep on the look out for views of Mt Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest mountain.
Day 17: Arusha/Serengeti National Park (Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)
Set off into the Serengeti and enjoy an afternoon wildlife safari drive en route to the campsite.
Day 18: Serengeti National Park/Ngorongoro (Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)
Enjoy a wildlife safari drive in the Serengeti during the day, and finish the evening camping at the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater.
Day 19: Ngorongoro/Arusha (Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)
Venture down to the crater floor and take in a final safari experience, viewing the high concentration of wildlife bound by the crater walls.
Day 20: Arusha/Nairobi (Breakfast | Lunch)
Transfer to Kenya's capital city, where the tour finishes upon arrival in the evening.
- 14 nights accommodation in Participation Camping
- 2 nights accommodation in Full Service Camping
- 3 nights accommodation in a Simple Hotel
- Tribal Textiles Market & Courtyard Cafe
- Mfuwe Your Local Living Moment
- Kande Beach Local Dinner,
- Kande Beach. Zanzibar excursion.
- Spice Plantation tour.
- Entrance and wildlife safari drives in Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Crater.
- All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
- First night hostel & transfer
- As per Itinerary