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This trip is being discontinued in 2013. If you are interested in this life changing experience for next year, have a peak at a similar trip that runs from Livingstone to Nairobi - tour code DVN.

Vic Falls to Zanzibar Overland

15 days,Livingstone to Stone Town

Getting wet at Victoria Falls, getting active at Lake Malawi, inhaling spice plantation aromas, snorkelling and diving in crystal clear waters.


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Immerse yourself in the rhythm of Africa as you journey from the mists of thundering Victoria Falls through three diverse countries on your way to the fragrant spice gardens of Zanzibar. Soak up the natural beauty of Lake Malawi, check out the local markets, or take on the mighty Zambezi Gorge by raft. Journey on this trip that connects Southern and East Africa on our adventurous overland trucks—an inexpensive way to see the highlights of the region. Our CEOs will show you the best natural wonders and cultural treasures the region has to offer, as well as some hidden secrets you wouldn’t otherwise have found.

What's Included

  • Spice Plantation entrance and guided tour, 4 Day Zanzibar excursion.
  • 14 Breakfasts, 8 Lunches, 8 Dinners. (Allow USD125-165 for meals and drinks (including bottled water) not included.)
  • Participation camping (10 nts), simple hotel (4 nts).
  • Overland vehicle, minibuses, ferry.
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO)/cook and driver throughout, local guide.
  • Small group experience; Max 22, Avg 18
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Places Visited

Reverse Itinerary

This trip also runs in reverse from Stone Town to Livingstone. See Zanzibar to Vic Falls Overland

Day 1 Livingstone

Arrive at any time.

Days 2-4 Livingstone/Lusaka/Chipata (3B,2L,2D)

Option to visit Victoria Falls for white-water rafting, canoeing, elephant-back safari, and even fly over the falls! Camp on a private game farm outside Lusaka. Option to visit craft markets in Chipata.

Days 5-8 Lake Malawi (4B,4L,4D)

Relax on the shores of 'the lake of stars', visit various lakeside camps. Option to go for walks, snorkelling, village tours, fishing trip.

Days 9-10 Iringa/Dar es Salaam (2B,2L,2D)

Climb out of the Great Rift Valley, view vast tea plantations, descend down to the Indian Ocean.

Days 11-14 Zanzibar (4B)

Ferry to Zanzibar. Explore Stone Town, guided tour of a spice plantation. Option to visit museums, historical sites, markets, or enjoy the beach and marine activities like snorkelling, scuba diving, and swimming.

Day 15 Zanzibar (B)

Depart at any time.