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Great African Expedition - 57 days - On The Go Tours
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57 days

Great African Expedition - 57 days

From Nairobi to Cape Town
Tour Operator:
On The Go Tours
Max group size:
30
Age range:
18 to 60
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
864
Private available:
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US $4,485
Incl: Local Payment
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Highlights

  • Spot iconic wildlife in the Serengeti and search for gorillas in Uganda
  • Canoe along the Okavango Delta and slide down the Sossusvlei sand dunes
  • Marvel at Victoria Falls and unwind on the sandy beaches of Zanzibar

Travel, Your Way

Good reasons for travelling privately:

  • Personalise your trip

    Make changes to the itinerary, accommodation, or transport method

  • Increased safety during COVID

    Spend the majority of time amongst your group to reduce exposure to others

  • Travel more exclusively

    Your tour guide can focus all their attention on your group

  • Travel for a special occasion

    Celebrate an important event by only travelling with your friends or family

Itinerary

Start in Nairobi and end in Cape Town! With the Overland Truck tour Great African Expedition - 57 days, you have a 57 days tour package taking you through Nairobi, Kenya and 25 other destinations in Africa. Great African Expedition - 57 days includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Nairobi
  2. Day 2-3: Masai Mara
  3. Day 4-5: Eldoret & Kampala
  4. Day 6-9: Lake Bunyoni & Gorilla Trekking
  5. Day 10-11: Kampala & Jinja
  6. Day 12-13: Lake Nakuru
  7. Day 14-15: Lake Naivasha
  8. Day 16-19: Serengeti National Park
  9. Day 20-21: Dar es Salaam
  10. Day 22-24: Zanzibar
  11. Day 25-26: Mikumi
  12. Day 27-29: Lake Malawi
  13. Day 30-31: South Luangwa National Park
  14. Day 32-33: Livingstone
  15. Day 34: Chobe National Park
  16. Day 35: Victoria Falls
  17. Day 36-37: Victoria Falls
  18. Day 38-39: Kasane
  19. Day 40: Maun
  20. Day 41-42: Okavango Delta
  21. Day 43-44: Windhoek
  22. Day 45: Etosha National Park
  23. Day 46-47: Etosha National Park
  24. Day 48: Brandberg
  25. Day 49-50: Swakopmund
  26. Day 51-52: Sesriem
  27. Day 53: Fish River Canyon
  28. Day 54: Orange River
  29. Day 55: Cederberg
  30. Day 56: Cape Town
  31. Day 57: Cape Town
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  • TM
    · December 31st, 2015
    The best time of my life.. If everything that u imagined and more. Photographs for life
    Trip date: May 2015

Dates & Availability

57 days
Great African Expedition - 57 days
From Nairobi to Cape Town
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Is there a hotel list available?

    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
    - Urban Camp, Windhoek
    - Oasis Sossus, Sesriem
    - Highlanders Campsite & Lodge, Cederberg Mountains
    - Ashanti Lodge Gardens Backpackers, Cape Town

  • 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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  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand you will need an adaptor for types D, M, G. As a traveller from England you will need an adaptor for types D, M. As a traveller from South Africa you will need an adaptor for type G.

    Type D
    Botswana, Namibia, Tanzania, Zimbabwe and South Africa
    Type M
    Botswana, Namibia, Tanzania, Zimbabwe and South Africa
    Type G
    Kenya, Malawi, Tanzania, Uganda and Zimbabwe
  • Vaccines
    • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Botswana, Kenya, Malawi, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda and Zimbabwe. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Botswana, Kenya, Malawi, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda and Zimbabwe. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Botswana, Kenya, Malawi, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda and Zimbabwe. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Botswana, Kenya, Malawi, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda and Zimbabwe. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for Botswana, Kenya, Malawi, Namibia, Tanzania, Uganda and Zimbabwe. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Botswana, Malawi, Namibia, South Africa, Uganda and Zimbabwe. Yellow fever - Recommended for Kenya. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    • Cholera - Recommended for Kenya, Malawi, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda and Zimbabwe. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Meningococcal meningitis - Recommended for Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda. Ideally 3 weeks before travel.
  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
    • 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.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before June 17th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after June 17th, 2021, a minimum payment of $400 is required to confirm your booking with On The Go Tours. 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 65 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and On The Go Tours will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
    • The following cards are accepted for "On The Go Tours" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
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