Southern Africa Encompassed

15 days,Johannesburg to Johannesburg

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 four diverse countries, explore the Okavango Delta the traditional way on a mokoro canoe excursion.


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When it comes to raw, in-your-face wildness, South Africa, Botswana, Zambia and Zimbabwe are incredible—and from the vantage of our rugged overland vehicle—even more spectacular. Witness traditional dancing, explore the Okavango Delta with a game 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. All the while, camping keeps you close to the incomparable scenery. This quick tour isn't simply a taste of Africa; it's a full-course meal—with seconds.

What's Included

  • Guided rhino walk and open vehicle game drive in Matobo National Park. Kruger National Park entrance with game drives in our overland vehicle. Traditional Shangaan dinner and dancing. Entrance fee to Victoria Falls (Zambian side). Planeterra-supported community school visit.
  • 14 Breakfasts, 12 Lunches, 10 Dinners. (Allow USD40-55 for meals and drinks not included.)
  • Simple hotels (2 nts), participation camping (11 nts), basic bush camp (1 nt).
  • Overland truck, open safari vehicle, mokoro
  • 2 Chief Experience Officers (CEOs) throughout as head guide/cook and driver, local guides.
  • Small group experience; Max 22, Avg 18.
Day 1 Johannesburg

Arrive at any time.

Day 2-3 Khama Rhino Sanctuary/Maun (2B,2L,2D)

Embark on optional open vehicle game drive in Khama Rhino Sanctuary or a scenic flight from Maun over the delta.

Day 4 Okavango Delta (1B,1L,1D)

Enjoy a game walk, traditional mokoro (dug-out canoe) excursion, and birding. View wildlife up close. Sing and dance around a campfire with the mokoro polers.

Day 5-6 Gweta/Chobe River (2B,2L,2D)

Camp under ancient baobab trees. Hop on an optional wildlife viewing boat cruise on the Chobe River in Chobe National Park.

Day 7-8 Livingstone (2B,1L)

Visit Victoria Falls and feel the mist up close. Choose among optional activities such as whitewater rafting, canoeing, an elephant-back safari, or flying over the falls.

Day 9-10 Bulawayo (2B,2L,2D)

Option to visit the Zimbabwe side of Victoria Falls. Walk with rhinos and enjoy an open vehicle game drive in Matobo National Park.

Day 11-13 Greater Kruger Area/Kruger National Park (3B,3L,3D)

Relax in a warm water spring pool, view and photograph wildlife, taste local food and witness traditional dancing.

Day 14 Johannesburg (1B,1L)

Visit a Planeterra-supported community school project and interact with the villagers.

Day 15 Johannesburg (1B)

Depart at any time.

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