12-Nights Southern African Treasures

Southern African TreasuresThis safari, showcases some of the best destinations in Southern Africa. Experience South Africa?s unique highlights and premier destinations while indulging in sublime luxury and comfort. Explore the rich tapestry of landscapes and seascapes, cosmopolitan cites and pristine wildlife reserves. Visit the world-class museums and inviting beaches or enjoy the views from the top of iconic Table Mountain. Collect a photographic gallery of the magnificent Big Five in the world renowned Kruger National Park. Be awed by the majesty of Victoria Falls and the “smoke that thunders.” Please see our Terms And Conditions for additional information regarding this Air Included tour. Explore the Kapama Private Game Reserve on twice daily game activities in search of the Big Five.Discover beautiful Cape Town, from the stunning coastline of “The Fairest Cape” to its historic neighborhoods and sweeping views from the top of Table Mountain.Experience a tranquil sunset cruise on the Zambezi River and watch the sun bid adieu in a heart-wrenching display of color.Enjoy luxurious award-winning accommodations and dining in Cape Town and pleasant safari lodging with uninterrupted views in the bushveld. Airfare is Included

9-Nights Captivating Cape Town and Kruger

Captivating Cape Town and Kruger
Experience the scenic beauty and natural wonders of South Africa. Enjoy the cosmopolitan culture of Cape Town, and fill your days with fascinating activities like whale-watching off the Cape of Good Hope, summiting the world-famous Table Mountain or indulging in wine tastings in the gorgeous Franschhoek Valley. Round off your city stay with an exhilarating safari experience at the renowned Kapama Private Game Reserve. Keep your camera poised and ready to capture the endless array of exotic wildlife.
Explore Cape Town at your leisure, from the bustling Victoria &Alfred Waterfront, and the colorful Malay Quarter to the stunning coastline of “The Fairest Cape.”Discover the breathtaking beauty of the Cape Winelands on an optional guided tour. Learn all about the process of wine making, while exploring the charming towns of Stellenbosch and Franschhoek.Experience the thrill and excitement of viewing wildlife in their natural habitat in Kapama Private Game Reserve.Enjoy the languid rhythm of the bush, as you relax on your private patio, with uninterrupted views of the sweeping savanna.

Airfare is Included

51-Nights Ultimate Africa-18-to-Thirtysomethings

Ultimate Africa Spanning nine countries, this journey is full of diverse cultures, abundant wildlife, spectacular landscapes, stunning beaches, and loads of adventure. Track the Big Five across open savannah, explore the Okavango Delta in a dugout mokoro canoe, encounter gorillas deep in the Ugandan wilderness ? do it all on this ultimate 52-day adventure and get a real feel for how large Africa truly is. Travel aboard our rugged overland adventure vehicle (OAV) is well-paced and wilderness camping will bring you closer to the region?s wildlife. Encounter rare wildlife and real people on this unique and cost-effective journey through the stunning scenery of Southern and East Africa.HighlightsSearch for the Big Five, witness giant sand dunes and the massive Victoria Falls, ride in 4×4 safari vehicles and dugout canoes, meet mountain gorillas, discover Zanzibar’s crystal clear watersAccommodationSimple hotels (5 nts), participation camping (38 nts), permanent tented camp (1 nt), full-service camping (2 nts), guesthouses (2 nts, multi-share), basic bush camping (2 nts), hostel (1 nt, multi-share).Group Leader2 Chief Experience Officers (CEOs) throughout as head guide/cook and driver, certified safari guides/drivers, certified mountain gorilla trackers.Group Size NotesMax 22, avg 18.Meals Included48 breakfasts, 39 lunches, 34 dinnersWhat’s IncludedG Adventures for Good: !Khwa ttu San Culture and Education Centre, Swartwater
G Adventures for Good: Penduka Village Restaurant & Shop, Windhoek
Local Living: Kande Beach Local Dinner, Kande Beach. Entrance to Fish River Canyon, Sossusvlei Dunes, and Spitzkoppe. Entrances and wildlife safari drives in Etosha, and Serengeti national parks. Damaraland Living Museum visit. Okavango Delta overnight bush camping excursion. Ngorongoro Crater visit. Zanzibar excursion (3 days). Guided tour of spice plantation (Zanzibar). Transfer from Nairobi to Kampala. Guided chimp trek (Kalinzu Forest Reserve). Guided mountain gorilla trek in Bwindi with permits. Transfer from Jinja to Nairobi. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

20-Nights Southern Africa Highlights-National Geographic Journeys

Southern Africa Highlights
Embark on three weeks of discovery amid some of sub-Saharan Africa's most amazing attractions. Scan the landscapes of Kruger National Park for elephants and big cats, take in the otherworldly desertscapes of Namibia, and feel the power of Victoria Falls with all your senses. The wonders of Africa don’t get much closer than this.

Highlights
Take in dramatic landscapes of Namibia's coastal deserts, discover the thunderous wonder of Victoria Falls, meet a researcher from the Carnivore Conservation Programme, enjoy a scenic drive along South Africa's Panorama Route, stroll through magnficent Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

Accommodation
Guest house (2 nts), hotel/lodge (14 nt), comfortable safari camp (2 nt), comfortable tent or chalets (2 nts).

Group Size Notes
Max 16, avg 14.

Meals Included
20 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 11 dinners

What's Included
National 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. Arrival transfer. Orientation drive of Cape Town. Excursion to Cape Point and Boulders Beach. 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. Visit the petrified forest. Two open-vehicle wildlife safari drives in Etosha. Tour of Victoria Falls. Internal flights. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
 

14-Nights Southern Africa Encompassed-18-to-Thirtysomethings

Southern Africa Encompassed
When it comes to raw, in-your-face wildness, South Africa, Botswana, and Zimbabwe are incredible – and from the vantage of our rugged overland adventure vehicle (OAV), even more spectacular. Witness traditional dancing, explore the Okavango Delta with a wildlife walk and bush camping, track rhinos on foot in Zimbabwe’s Matobo National Park, and capture the Big Five (with your camera, of course) in South Africa’s Kruger National Park. Camping will keep you close to the incomparable scenery. This quick tour isn't simply a taste of Africa; it's a full-course meal – with seconds.

Highlights
Spot the Big Five in Kruger National Park, gaze out across Victoria Falls, track rhinos on foot in Matobo National Park, feel the pulse of a continent at a dancing demonstration, discover three diverse countries, explore the Okavango Delta the traditional way on a mokoro canoe

Accommodation
Simple hotels (2 nts), participation camping (11 nts), basic bush camp (1 nt).

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

Group Size Notes
Max 22, Avg 18.

Meals Included
14 breakfasts, 12 lunches, 8 dinners

What's Included
Khama Rhino Sanctuary Drive. Okavango Delta overnight bush camping excursion. Guided rhino walk and open vehicle safari drive in Matobo NP. Kruger NP entrance with wildlife safari drives in our overland vehicle. Traditional dinner and local dancing. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
 

39-Nights Serengeti Falls and Cape Town Adventure-18-to-Thirtysomethings

Serengeti, Falls & Cape Town Adventure
Marvel at some of the world's highest sand dunes, float through the Okavango Delta, and meet the San Bushmen in the blazing Kalahari Desert on this epic overland adventure. Explore eight countries all in one 40-day trip, beginning in Kenya and moving down towards Africa's southernly tip. Our overland adventure vehicle (OAV)s are an adventurous and inexpensive way to enjoy the region’s intriguing combination of wilderness and rural villages, while camping under Africa’s big sky will provide a unique perspective. Take the road less traveled and come away with jaw-dropping photographs and a deeper understanding of this incredible continent.

Highlights
Search for the Big Five across Africa, snorkel the turquoise waters of Zanzibar, get wet at Victoria Falls, cruise the Okavango in dugout canoes, catch the sunset at Fish River Canyon, explore cosmopolitan Cape Town

Accommodation
Simple hotels (4 nts), participation camping (27 nts), permanent tented camp (1 nt), full-service camping (2 nts), guesthouses (2 nts, multi-share), basic bush camping (2 nts), hostel (1 nt, multi-share).

Group Leader
2 Chief Experience Officers (CEOs) throughout as head guide/cook and driver.

Group Size Notes
Max 22, avg 19.

Meals Included
37 breakfasts, 32 lunches, 26 dinners

What's Included
G Adventures for Good: Penduka Village Restaurant & Shop, Windhoek G Adventures for Good: !Khwa ttu San Culture and Education Centre, Swartwater Local Living: Kande Beach Local Dinner, Kande Beach. Entrances and wildlife safari drives in Serengeti and Etosha national parks and Ngorongoro Crater. Zanzibar excursion (3 days). Spice plantation entrance and guided tour. Okavango Delta overnight bush camping excursion. Damaraland Living Museum visit. Entrance to Sossusvlei Dunes, Fish River Canyon, and Spitzkoppe. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
 

16-Nights South Africa and Swazi Quest-18-to-Thirtysomethings

South Africa & Swazi Quest
The unvarnished grandeur of South Africa is on display in this comprehensive exploration of one of the continent’s most diverse and fascinating destinations. Africa’s incredible culture and wildlife is at a premium on this tour-from the coastal shores of Tsitsikamma to extensive wildlife safari drives in Addo Elephant National Park and the famed Kruger. You’ll also have the chance to visit a traditional Swazi village, explore modern Cape Town, and follow the glorious Garden Route. Add in knowledgeable CEOs and some of the best camp meals you’ve ever tasted and you’ve got a recipe for adventure par excellence.

Highlights
Search for the Big Five in national parks and reserves, visit a local village, enjoy cosmopolitan Cape Town, take in South Africa's dramatic coastal scenery, experience local dancing.

Accommodation
Simple hotel (1 nt), participation camping (13 nts), hostel (2 nts, multi-share).

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

Group Size Notes
Max 22, avg 14.

Meals Included
16 breakfasts, 15 lunches, 14 dinners

What's Included
Park entrances to Addo Elephant NP & Kruger NP with wildlife safari drives in our vehicle. Traditional dinner and local dancing. Tsitsikamma National Park entrance. Traditional Durban dinner. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
 

9-Nights South Africa Discoverer-18-to-Thirtysomethings

South Africa Discoverer
Explore South Africa's fascinating cultural diversity on this exciting journey through the "Rainbow Nation." Chase stunning views through Tsitsikamma National Park and on a safari drive in Addo Elephant National Park. Led by a knowledgeable and dynamic CEO, journey across the southern coast in search of phenomenal wildlife and dramatic scenery. With an itinerary taking in the best of the coast, you'll be talking about this ten-day adventure for a long, long time.

Highlights
Track wildlife in Addo Elephant National Park, take in the dramatic scenery of the Wild Coast, hike in Tsitsikamma National Park, soak up the culture of Cape Town.

Accommodation
Participation camping (7 nts), hostels (2 nts, multi-share).

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

Group Size Notes
Max 22, avg 14.

Meals Included
9 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 8 dinners

What's Included
Addo Elephant National Park entrance and wildlife safari drive in our vehicle. Tsitsikamma National Park entrance fees. Traditional Durban meal. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
 

12-Nights Mozambique Kruger and Swazi Discoverer-Classic

Mozambique, Kruger & Swazi Discoverer Want to tell a better travel story at your next dinner party? Tell ?em about the time you went to southeast Africa. Nature is front-and-centre on this 13-day trip across three countries ? South Africa, Swaziland, and Mozambique ? with plenty of time devoted to the region?s amazing national parks and spotless beaches. Wander around the Portuguese-influenced cities of Mozambique, take a traditional dhow safari boat around Bazaruto National Park, track the Big Five in Kruger National Park, and drive the legendary Panorama Route to Johannesburg. Your stories are improving already.HighlightsSearch for the Big Five on breathtaking wildlife safari drives, enjoy a dhow safari in Bazaruto National Park, indulge in mouth-watering seafood, snorkel in the turquoise waters off Mozambique, experience the Portuguese flavour of the port towns.AccommodationHotels (3 nts), chalets/bungalows (7 nts, some multi-share), safari park huts (1 nts), camping (1 nt).Group LeaderChief Experience Officer (CEO)/driver throughout, local guides.Group Size NotesMax 9, avg 7Meals Included12 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinnersWhat’s IncludedWildlife walk in Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary (Swaziland). Maputo orientation walk. Beach time in Praia do Tofo (Mozambique). Beach time in Vilanculos. Bazaruto National Park entrance. Traditional dhow (boat) safari. Inhambane orientation walk. Greater Kruger area stay. Kruger National Park wildlife safari drive in our vehicle. Panorama Route drive. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

17-Nights Kruger Victoria Falls and Namibia-National Geographic Journeys

Kruger, Victoria Falls & Namibia Whether you?ve dreamed of getting up close to the “big five” or feeling the spray of one of the world?s most spectacular waterfalls, this 18-day adventure hits all the right notes. See and photograph elephants in Kruger National Park, meet a researcher at the National Geographic-supported Cheetah Conservation Fund in Namibia, and explore the lush area around glorious Victoria Falls. Southern Africa will leave you singing its praises.HighlightsRelax during a scenic drive along the famed Panorama Route, Look out for the Big Five during wildlife drives, Enjoy a home-cooked meal at a local guesthouse, Take in the dramatic Namibian landscapes, Feel the thunder of Victoria FallsAccommodationGuest house (2 nts), hotel/lodge (11 nt), comfortable safari camp (2 nt), comfortable tent or chalets (2 nts)Group Size NotesMax 16, avg 14.Meals Included17 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 11 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. Arrival transfer. Traditional braii (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. Visit the petrified forest. Two open-vehicle wildlife safari drives in Etosha. Tour of Victoria Falls. Internal flights. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities