Sorry! There are no remaining departures for "Ultimate Africa" (DKUA), but here are some similar trips.
This trip is being discontinued in 2013. If you are interested in this life changing experience for next year, have a peek at a similar trip that runs northbound, from Cape Town to Nairobi - tour code DAUA.
Get up close with mountain gorillas, Search for the 'Big 5', Take in the aromas on a spice plantation tour and scuba dive in Zanzibar, Chill out or get active, Get wet at the mighty Victoria falls, Tackle the world's largest sand dunes, View of the immense Fish River Canyon, Cosmopolitan Cape Town.
Spanning eight countries, this journey is full of diverse cultures, abundant wildlife, spectacular landscapes and a ton of adventure. Track the 'Big 5' across open savannah, explore the Okavango in a dugout mokoro canoe, encounter gorillas deep in the Ugandan wilderness—do it all on this ultimate 54-day adventure and get a feel for how large Africa really is. Travel aboard our overland truck is well paced, while wilderness camping will bring you closer to the region’s wildlife. In the company of an expert CEO, you’ll also have opportunities to meet locals who offer a fascinating glimpse into rural life. This truly is ultimate Africa.
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This trip also runs in reverse from Cape Town to Nairobi. See Ultimate Africa
All destinations and inclusions will still be provided.
Depart early for a game drive in Lake Nakuru National Park. View varied landscapes across into Uganda. Camp in Kampala.
Game drives. Optional boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel.
Enjoy guided mountain gorilla trek. Option to go canoeing, fishing, hiking, boating.
Game drive. Options to go rafting, kayaking down the Nile River, mountain biking, volunteering in a local community project.
Cross over into Kenya, through the Rift Valley for a night in a hotel in Nairobi, and through the lands of the Masai people into Tanzania.
Change over to 4x4 safari vehicles. Daily Game drives.
Travel down to the Indian Ocean. Embark on a guided tour of a spice plantation. Option to visit Arab residences, palaces, museums, historic sites, go snorkeling and scuba diving, and relax on the beach.
Ferry to Dar Es Salaam. Continue to the Ruaha River in Ruaha National Park.
Relax on the shores of "the lake of stars", visit various lakeside camps. Options to go for walks, snorkeling, village tours, fishing trip.
Visit craft stalls and the bustling markets of Lilongwe. Journey across Zambia to camp on a private game farm just outside the capital of Lusaka.
Options to visit Victoria Falls, or enjoy white-water rafting, canoeing, elephant-back safari, fly over the falls, and much more!
Game walks and dug-out canoe excursions in the Okavango Delta, while based at a bush camp. Optional boat ride in Chobe National Park.
Game drives in Etosha National Park. Explore the dunes of Sossusvlei. Take in the sunset at Fish River Canyon. Options to sand board, go on a dolphin cruise, quad biking and to explore historical Swakopmund, or go on a canoe ride on the Gariep River.
Explore vibrant Cape Town by night.
Depart any time.