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East African Explorer 29 days

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East African Explorer 29 days - Acacia Adventure Holidays
East African Explorer 29 days - Acacia Adventure Holidays
Excellent
8 reviews
Starts
Johannesburg
Destinations
+22
Ends
Nairobi
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Highlights

  • Visit Kruger National Park
  • Journey to Matobo National Park
  • Visit South Luangwa National Park
  • Travel to Serengeti National Park
Age range
18 to 39 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Camping
Transportation
Jeep & 4WD, Private Vehicle, Ferry
Travel style
Overland truck
Start in Johannesburg and end in Nairobi! With the overland truck tour East African Explorer 29 days, you have a 29 day tour package taking you from Johannesburg to Nairobi and through Johannesburg, South Africa and 20 other destinations in Africa. East African Explorer 29 days includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

8 Reviews

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  • T
    Written on June 20, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Colin made the trip memorable an asset to the organization. Thank you for the amazing an ease of travelling.

    Acacia Adventure Holidays commented on this review
    Thank you for taking the time to review our 29-day East African Explorer Overland Tour. We are delighted that you enjoyed your tour with us. We shall pass on your compliments to your Acacia tour guides :-)
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  • R
    Written on June 20, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Fantastic vibe throughout the whole trip! Colin and Robinson were happy to help where and whenever! A tour I would highly recommend to everyone

    Acacia Adventure Holidays commented on this review
    Dear Rachel - Thank you for recommending the tour and Acacia Africa. We hope to see you again for another Africa adventure. We shall pass on your compliments to your Acacia tour guides.
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  • A
    Written on June 11, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    The itinerary for the African safari planed by Mama Liz made my trip a mesmerizing experience as I was able to enjoy all the beauty of the wild while she cared for all the big and little details that no one is prepared for during a trip like this. She is an... Read more

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  • H
    Written on June 7, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Justin was such a fun and bright guy and the tour was just incredible

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  • East African Explorer 29 days reviewer 5
    Written on June 5, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Everything.was great

    Acacia Adventure Holidays commented on this review
    Hi Marcelo, Great to hear you enjoyed your trip with us - hope to see you again in future! Cheers The Acacia Africa Team
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  • East African Explorer 29 days reviewer 6
    Written on June 2, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Such an amazing experience, led by the best tour guide.

    Acacia Adventure Holidays commented on this review
    Hi Lisa, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We hope to see you again on another adventure in the near future.
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  • East African Explorer 29 days reviewer 7
    Written on June 2, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    The whole experience was fantastic

    Acacia Adventure Holidays commented on this review
    Hi Murray, Great to hear you enjoyed your trip with us - hope to see you again in future! Cheers The Acacia Africa Team
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  • East African Explorer 29 days reviewer 8
    Written on February 17, 2013
    4.0 - Good

    Great tour, great guides

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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Pretoria to Hazyview
  2. Day 2: Kruger National Park
  3. Day 3: Hazyview to Tshipise
  4. Day 4: Tshipise to Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
  5. Day 5: Matobo National Park
  6. Day 6: Bulawayo to Livingstone, Zambia
  7. Day 7-8: Livingstone
  8. Day 9: Livingstone to Lusaka
  9. Day 10: Lusaka to South Luangwa National Park
  10. Day 11: South Luangwa National Park
  11. Day 12: South Luangwa National Park to Kande Beach, Malawi
  12. Day 13: Kande Beach, Malawi
  13. Day 14: Kande Beach to Chitimba Beach
  14. Day 15: Chitimba Beach
  15. Day 16: Chitimba to Iringa, Tanzania
  16. Day 17: Iringa to Mikumi National Park area
  17. Day 18: Iringa to Dar es Salaam
  18. Day 19: Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar
  19. Day 20-22: Stone Town to Kendwa Beach
  20. Day 23: Zanzibar to Dar es Salaam
  21. Day 24: Dar es Salaam to Marangu
  22. Day 25: Marangu to Arusha
  23. Day 26: Arusha to Serengeti National Parke
  24. Day 27: Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Crater
  25. Day 28: Ngorongoro Crater to Arusha
  26. Day 29: Arusha to Nairobi, Kenya

What's included

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
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  • Insurance

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  • Experience Africa
  • TRUCK LIFE IS SWEETER WITH ACACIA AFRICA
  • This is Malawi
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Questions & Answers

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

  • Does this tour offer halal and vegetarian meal options?

    The tour operator confirmed that they can offer vegetarian meals but not halal.

  • What is the Adventure Pass?

    Every Overland tour has an Adventure Pass which is paid to your tour leader in Africa at the beginning of the tour (or pre-paid by arrangement prior to your tour). This is separate and in addition to the Tour Price, and covers selected park entries, activities and excursions along the way where payment goes directly to the supplier to ensure local suppliers benefit directly from the income.

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About the countries

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Currencies

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Rand
South Africa
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Zimbabwe
ZK
Kwacha
Zambia and Malawi
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Tanzania and Kenya

Plugs & Adapters

South Africa, Zimbabwe, Zambia and TanzaniaZimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Tanzania and KenyaZambia

Visa

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Vaccinations

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

Policies

Location
Johannesburg is the starting point and Nairobi is the endpoint.
Hold my space
TourRadar can request Acacia Adventure Holidays to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $300 to confirm this Acacia Adventure Holidays booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 15 February 2019 the full payment of $2,541 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $2541 for East African Explorer 29 days, but the deposit of $300 is non-refundable.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for Acacia Adventure Holidays tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 5,015 km.
  • Johannesburg (South Africa)
  • 336 km
  • Hazyview (South Africa)
  • 290 km
  • Tshipse (South Africa)
  • 318 km
  • Bulawayo (Zimbabwe)
  • 45 km
  • Matobo National Park (Zimbabwe)
  • 45 km
  • Bulawayo (Zimbabwe)
  • 386 km
  • Livingstone (Zambia)
  • 376 km
  • Lusaka (Zambia)
  • 511 km
  • Chipata (Zambia)
  • 115 km
  • South Luangwa National Park (Zambia)
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