11-Nights South Africas Natural Wonders 2019

South Africa's Natural Wonders 2019
Take in breathtaking views of Cape Town, then journey to the marine and wildlife kingdoms of Shamwari Game Reserve and Grootbos Nature Reserve. .
Explore the wildlife rich Shamwari Game Reserve, one of the largest private conservation initiatives in Southern Africa, and home to the coveted Big Five.Discover the breathtaking scenery of the Cape of Good Hope and see the amusing antics of the African penguin colony at Boulders Beach.Experience an eco boat cruise, in search of South Africa's Marine Big Five, southern right whales, great white sharks, bottlenose dolphins, Cape fur seals and African penguins.Enjoy a variety of nature-based guided adventures, 4×4 flower safaris, horse riding and quad biking through forests and valleys.

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10-Nights Best of Botswana with Victoria Falls 2019

Best of Botswana with Victoria Falls 2019
Discover the beauty and vastness of Botswana’s pristine wilderness. Explore the open grasslands and seasonal floodplains of the Moremi Game Reserve on 4×4 safari drives, and the Okavango Delta’s secret lagoons and channels by traditional mokoro. Then fly to Victoria Falls for a view of "the smoke that thunders."
Explore thundering Victoria Falls, one of the World’s Seven Natural Wonders, and enjoy a sunset dinner cruise on the mighty Zambezi RiverDiscover the intricacies of the Okavango Delta on a scenic helicopter flight over the maze of lagoons.Experience the thrill of setting out on morning and afternoon safari activities in the immense Okavango Delta, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.Enjoy comfortable tents which allow you to savor the sights, sounds and smells of the bush.

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13-Nights Rovos Rail Namibia

Ker & Downey?s Rovos Rail Namibia journey transports intrepid travelers to a bygone era of luxury train travel. The history of this region comes to life while traversing through southern Africa?s most enigmatic and stunning landscapes, from the mining settlements of South Africa to the deserts of Namibia.

11-Nights Southern Explorer 2019

Southern Explorer 2019
This adventure is one of our most popular safaris. Experience the vibrant culture, scenic beauty and natural wonders of Southern Africa. Spectacular Cape Town and Kruger National Park are artfully combined with the majesty of Victoria Falls.
Explore the breathtaking scenery of the Cape of Good Hope and the surrounding winelands on privately guided sightseeing tours.Discover the rainforests surrounding the thundering Victoria Falls, then take a helicopter flight, and be awed by the sheer size and grandeur from above.Experience the golden glow of an African sunset as you meander along the Zambezi River on a sundowner dinner cruise.Enjoy twice daily game drives in search of Africa’s "Big Five" the leopard, rhino, elephant, buffalo and the mighty lion.

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10-Nights The Essence of Southern Africa

The Essence of Southern AfricaFind yourself in the essence of luxury and refinement, hosted by properties known for their intimate size and exceptional service. Discover a secluded island retreat in the Okavango Delta and the exclusivity of the Selinda Reserve, topped off with a leisurely stay at Victoria Falls. This is southern Africa at its best.Explore the Selinda Reserve, one of northern Botswana?s most prolific wildlife areas, with staggering wildlife populations year-round.Experience the essence of luxury, refinement and exceptional service at the elegant Ellerman House.Enjoy a scenic helicopter flight over the unreachable, wilderness regions of the Okavango Delta, a World Heritage Site.

8-Nights The Last Refuge 2019

The Last Refuge 2019Botswana serves up a pristine wilderness adventure in comfortable and secluded tented camps. From the thriving elephants and hippos of the Okavango Delta to the Kalahari’s meerkats and desert adapted wildlife, this is Africa at its best.Explore the bush from your intimate camps, whose locations and gracious staff welcome you in authentic African style.Discover the varied terrain and wildlife of the Okavango Delta, by traditional mokoro canoes and open-sided safari vehicles.Experience the thrill of small bush plane flights between camps – a chance to view game from the air. (Flights between camps are included.)Enjoy the antics of amusing meerkats as they forage and cautiously watch out for predators.

9-Nights South African Adventure 2019

South African Adventure 2019Spectacular Cape Town followed by incomparable wildlife viewing beckons on this safari, exploring two different private wildlife conservancies of South Africa, the Shamwari Private Game Reserve and iconic Kruger National Park.Explore Cape Town’s stunning scenery, diverse culture and urban sophistication.Discover the wildlife rich Shamwari Game Reserve, one of the largest private conservation initiatives in Southern Africa.Experience the rhythm of Africa on close wildlife encounters in the Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve.Enjoy luxury accommodations combined with effortless personal attention.

29-Nights Ultimate Southern Africa Journey-National Geographic Journeys

Ultimate Southern Africa Journey Set off on an epic journey that combines the best of Southern Africa, from its vibrant cities and iconic landscapes to its multitudes of legendary wildlife. Begin this 30-day adventure in South Africa, experiencing Cape Town?s colourful culture, then continue to Kruger National Park to spot a dazzling array of creatures like the Big Five. Experience Namibia?s vast desert landscapes and Victoria Falls? thunderous roar before exploring Zimbabwe and Botswana, which boast some of the richest wildlife reserves in the Africa.HighlightsVisit Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, scan the horizon of Kruger National Park for the Big Five, meet researchers from the Endangered Wildlife Trust’s Carnivore Conservation Programme, drive through Namib-Naukluft National Park, visit ancient petroglyphs, stroll through the cosmopolitan township of Mondesa, visit the Cheetah Conservation Fund, help prepare a traditional Zimbabwean meal with a family in their home, explore Zimbabwe’s largest national park in an open safari vehicle, cruise the waters of the Chobe River, visit the research camp of the Okavango Wilderness Project, spend a night in a bush camp in the Delta.AccommodationHotels/lodges (22 nts), guest house (2 nts), comfortable safari camps (4 nts), bush camp (1 nt).Group Size NotesMax 16, Avg 14.Meals Included29 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 19 dinnersWhat’s IncludedNational Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens Guided Tour, Cape Town
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Carnivore Conservation Experience, Karongwe Private Game Reserve
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Mondesa Township Walk, Swakopmund
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Cheetah Conservation Experience, Windhoek
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Zimbabwean Family Dinner, Victoria Falls
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Painted Dog Conservation, Hwange National Park
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Okavango Wilderness Project Research Camp, Okavango Delta
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Botswana Storytelling and Traditional Dinner, Maun. Arrival transfer. Orientation tour of Cape Town and Cape Point including Boulders Beach. Traditional South African braai (BBQ). Panorama Route scenic drive. Kruger National Park wildlife safari drive in open vehicle. Private nature reserve wildlife safari drives in open vehicles. Sossusvlei desert excursion. Desert excursion with a local. View the Twyfelfontein ancient petroglyphs. Two open-vehicle wildlife safari drives in Etosha National Park. Tour of Victoria Falls. Open-vehicle wildlife safari drives in Hwange and Chobe National Parks. Chobe boat safari. Wildlife excursions by boat and foot in the Okavango Panhandle. Internal flights. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

26-Nights Southern Africa Desert Wildlife and Falls-National Geographic Journeys

Southern Africa: Desert, Wildlife & Falls Whether it?s the roar of a lion or the roar of Victoria Falls, there are bound to be many memorable moments on this 27-day Southern African journey. Spot wildlife on a thrilling safari in Kruger National Park, marvel at Namibia?s undulating dunes in the world?s oldest desert, and explore Botswana?s Okavango Delta in a traditional dugout canoe. From spectacular South Africa to the wilds of Zimbabwe, an unforgettable adventure awaits.HighlightsEnjoy a traditional South African braai (BBQ), embark on an incredible wildlife safari drive inside Kruger National Park, meet researchers from the Endangered Wildlife Trust’s Carnivore Conservation Programme, drive through Namib-Naukluft National Park, visit ancient petroglyphs, stroll through the cosmopolitan township of Mondesa, visit the Cheetah Conservation Fund, help prepare a traditional Zimbabwean meal with a family in their home, explore Zimbabwe’s largest national park in an open safari vehicle, cruise the waters of the Chobe River, visit the research camp of the Okavango Wilderness Project, spend a night in a bush camp in the Delta.AccommodationGuest house (2 nts), comfortable safari camp (2 nt), comfortable tent or chalets (2 nts), hotels/lodges (19 nts), bush camp (1 nt).
Group Size NotesMax 16, Avg 12.Meals Included26 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 19 dinnersWhat’s IncludedNational Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Carnivore Conservation Experience, Karongwe Private Game Reserve
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Mondesa Township Walk, Swakopmund
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Cheetah Conservation Experience, Windhoek
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Zimbabwean Family Dinner, Victoria Falls
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Painted Dog Conservation, Hwange National Park
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Okavango Wilderness Project Research Camp, Okavango Delta
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Botswana Storytelling and Traditional Dinner, Maun. Arrival transfer. Traditional South African braai (BBQ). Panorama Route scenic drive. Kruger National Park and private nature reserve wildlife safari drives in open vehicles. Sossusvlei desert excursion. Desert excursion with a local. View the Twyfelfontein ancient petroglyphs. Two open-vehicle wildlife safari drives in Etosha National Park. Tour of Victoria Falls. Open-vehicle wildlife safari drives in Hwange and Chobe National Parks. Chobe boat safari. Wildlife excursions by boat and foot in the Okavango Panhandle. Internal flights. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

16-Nights Hiking South Africa-Active

Hiking South Africa This lively tour through South Africa is filled with enough excitement to keep you active and on your feet. Hike up the famous Table Mountain. Explore the kingdoms of Lesotho and Swaziland. Discover the true meaning of Ubuntu as you dance and laugh with the locals over a traditional meal in the Kruger area. Whether you get a taste of the beach or the biltong, this 17-day journey will satisfy any craving for adventure.HighlightsHike in some of South Africa’s iconic hotspots, spot the Big Five in national parks and reserves, visit local villages and cosmopolitan Cape Town, camp amongst Southern Africa’s dramatic scenery, visit three countries in just over two weeks.AccommodationSimple hotels/guesthouses (13 nts), participation camping (3 nts).Group Size NotesMax 14, avg 12.Meals Included10 breakfasts, 5 dinnersWhat’s IncludedHike up Table Mountain. Table Mountain cable car ticket (one way). Park entrances to Addo Elephant NP & Kruger NP with wildlife safari drives in our vehicle. Entrances to Tsitsikamma NP with day hike on the Otter Trail. Tugela Gorge hike. Visit to Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary. Traditional dinner and local dancing. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.