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Cape Desert Safari - Southbound 11 Days - Acacia Adventure Holidays
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Cape Desert Safari - Southbound 11 Days

From Windhoek to Cape Town
Tour Operator:
Acacia Adventure Holidays
Max group size:
24
Age range:
18 to 39
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
63448
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Highlights

  • Enjoy a thrilling adventure as you board down sand dunes
  • Admire the glorious natural beauty of Sesriem Canyon
  • Gaze in awe at the Spitzkoppe and Bushman paintings
  • Embark on game drives in search of the Big Five

Itinerary

Start in Windhoek and end in Cape Town! With the overland truck tour Cape Desert Safari - Southbound 11 Days, you have a 11 day tour package taking you through Windhoek, Namibia and 8 other destinations in Africa. Cape Desert Safari - Southbound 11 Days includes accommodation in a campsites as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Windhoek to Etosha National Park
  2. Day 2: Etosha National Park
  3. Day 3: Etosha National Park to Spitzkoppe
  4. Day 4: Spitzkoppe to Swakopmund
  5. Day 5: Swakopmund
  6. Day 6: Swakopmund to Sossus On Foot Camp, Khomas Region
  7. Day 7: Sossus On Foot Camp, Khomas Region to Sesriem Area
  8. Day 8: Sesriem Area to Fish River Canyon
  9. Day 9: Fish River Canyon to Orange River, Namibia
  10. Day 10: Orange River to Cederberg Region
  11. Day 11: Cederberg Region to Cape Town
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
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Where You'll Stay

Camping

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  • AB
    · June 24, 2019
    Amazing tour with amazing people! Both guides were fab and they ensured that we had an amazing trip
    Acacia Adventure Holidays commented on this review
    Hi Anna-Lena, Thank you for sending your review and images. We are really glad that you had a great trip. Namibia is certainly breathtaking! We will be sure to share this with the crew. Thanks again, The Acacia Team
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    Trip date: June 2019
  • KS
    · April 25, 2019
    I wasn't sure what to expect but the tour was brilliant, largely due to an amazing tour guide and a really great bunch of people!
    Acacia Adventure Holidays commented on this review
    Dear Katy, Thank you for your amazing review! Namibia is definitely a beautiful country to visit. We are happy you had a great time travelling and that the crew made your tour even better. We hope to see you back again on another African adventure... Show more
    Trip date: April 2019
  • F
    · November 04, 2018
    Great tour with an awesome guide!
    Acacia Adventure Holidays commented on this review
    Hi Florian, Thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your tour with us. Kindest regards, The Acacia Team
    Trip date: October 2018
  • Cape Desert Safari - Southbound 11 Days reviewer 4
    · October 30, 2018
    Moyenda is not only a seasoned professional but a genuinely kind and fun person. I don't think I've EVER come across somebody as patient, hardworking and fun loving as him. His job is SO hard, but he nurtures authentic relationships between himself, the... Show more
    Acacia Adventure Holidays commented on this review
    Dear Alexa, Thank you for your amazing review! We will be sure to pass these amazing complements to your tour guide Moyenda and driver Masai. Kindest regards, The Acacia Team
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    Trip date: October 2018
  • Z
    · June 08, 2018
    Liz is an amazing tour guide, she would go beyond her duties with a beautiful smile on her face to make sure all goes well. Love her dearly.
    Trip date: February 2014
  • K
    · June 03, 2018
    Excellent, a great tour of Southern Africa with an informative, enthusiastic guide.
    Trip date: May 2017
  • A
    · June 01, 2018
    Elton made every aspect of this tour fantastic!
    Trip date: July 2014
  • EL
    · September 28, 2017
    I loved the trip! Sam and Rachel were the best.
    Trip date: September 2017

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11 days
Cape Desert Safari - Southbound 11 Days
From Windhoek to Cape Town
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FAQs

    • What is the Adventure Pass?

      Every Acacia 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.

    • Can I join the tour on Day 2?

      It is up to the passengers if they prefer to join the tour on the 2nd day. However, there will be no decrease in the total tour price.

    • What is the local payment?

      For the tour Cape Desert Safari Southbound , you will need to pay your local tour guide a local payment which is collected on arrival at the tour.

      This local payment fund allows your tour leader to run the tour in the local environment covering park entries, ferries and activities indicated in the tour highlights. The local payment allows you to relax knowing that the destaintations are paid for and you can focus on enjoying your tour.

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      • Typhoid - Recommended for Namibia and South Africa. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Namibia and South Africa. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Cholera - Recommended for Namibia and South Africa. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Namibia and South Africa. Ideally 3 months before travel.
      • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Namibia and South Africa. Ideally 2 months before travel.
      • Rabies - Recommended for Namibia. Ideally 1 month before travel.
      • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Namibia and South Africa. Ideally 10 days before travel.
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      • For any tour departing before 3 September 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 3 September 2020, a minimum payment of $300 is required to confirm your booking with Acacia Adventure Holidays. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 61 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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