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47
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The Big Overlander - 47 days - On The Go Tours
The Big Overlander - 47 days - On The Go Tours
Starts
Nairobi
Destinations
+13
Ends
Johannesburg
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Highlights

Start in Nairobi and end in Johannesburg! With the overland truck tour The Big Overlander - 47 days, you have a 47 day tour package taking you from Nairobi to Johannesburg and through Nairobi, Kenya and 14 other destinations in Africa. The Big Overlander - 47 days includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
16 to 80 year olds
Accommodation
Camping
Max Group Size
30
Transportation
Overland Truck
Travel style
Overland truck, Adventure
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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Nairobi
  2. Day 2: Masai Mara
  3. Day 4: Eldoret & Kampala
  4. Day 6: Lake Bunyoni & Gorilla Trekking
  5. Day 10: Kampala & Jinja
  6. Day 12: Lake Nakuru
  7. Day 14: Lake Naivasha & Nairobi
  8. Day 16: Serengeti & Ngorongoro
  9. Day 20: Pangani & Dar es Salaam
  10. Day 22: Zanzibar
  11. Day 25: Iringa & Mikumi
  12. Day 27: Lake Malawi
  13. Day 30: South Luangwa National Park
  14. Day 32: Livingstone
  15. Day 34: Chobe National Park
  16. Day 35: Victoria Falls
  17. Day 36: Victoria Falls
  18. Day 38: Kasane
  19. Day 40: Okavango Delta
  20. Day 42: Maun
  21. Day 43: Palapye
  22. Day 44: Blyde River Canyon
  23. Day 45: Kruger National Park
  24. Day 47: Johannesburg

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  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

  • What hotels do you use for the "The Big Overlander" Tour?

    The hotels listed below are ones which On The Go frequently use on this tour. Please note that On The Go reserve the right to substitute these hotels to ones of a similar standard when necessary.

    - Wildebeest Eco Camp, Nairobi
    - Naiberi River Campsite & Resort, Eldoret
    - Red Chilli Hideaway, Kampala
    - Kipepeo Village , Dar es Salaam
    - Croc Valley Camp, South Luangwa National Park
    - Shearwater Explorers Village, Victoria Falls
    - Delta Rain Bushcamp, Okavango Delta

  • What is local payment for?

    The local payment covers costs associated with the tour that need to be paid to local providers in person by your tour guide. It needs to be paid locally in cash in the advised currency to your guide on the first day of the tour.

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About the countries

Useful things to know before you go

Currencies

S
Shilling
Kenya and Tanzania
ZK
Kwacha
Malawi
$
Dollar
Zimbabwe
P
Pula
Botswana
R
Rand
South Africa

Plugs & Adapters

Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi and ZimbabweTanzania, Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa

Visa

Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

Vaccinations

These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Typhoid
Recommended for Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Cholera
Recommended for Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zimbabwe and South Africa. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Tuberculosis
Recommended for Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa. Ideally 3 months before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Rabies
Recommended for Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zimbabwe and Botswana. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Meningococcal meningitis
Recommended for Kenya and Tanzania. Ideally 3 weeks before travel.
Yellow fever
Recommended for Kenya. Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Malawi, Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa. Ideally 10 days before travel.

Policies

Location
Nairobi is the starting point and Johannesburg is the endpoint.
Hold my space
TourRadar can request On The Go Tours to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $400 to confirm this On The Go Tours booking. The remaining balance is then payable 65 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 27 March 2019 the full payment of $3,355 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 65 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $3355 for The Big Overlander - 47 days, but the deposit of $400 is non-refundable.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for On The Go Tours : Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 4,980 km.
  • Nairobi (Kenya)
  • 98 km
  • Masai Mara (Kenya)
  • 143 km
  • Lake Nakuru (Kenya)
  • 56 km
  • Lake Naivasha (Kenya)
  • 263 km
  • Serengeti National Park (Tanzania)
  • 55 km
  • Ngorongoro Conservation Area (Tanzania)
  • 556 km
  • Zanzibar (Tanzania)
  • 224 km
  • Mikumi National Park (Tanzania)
  • 691 km
  • Lake Malawi (Malawi)
  • 847 km
  • Lake Kariba (Zimbabwe)
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