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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 peek at a similar trip that runs northbound, from Cape Town to Nairobi - tour code DAUA.

54 days,Nairobi to Cape Town

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.


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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.

What's Included

  • Entrances and game drives in Lake Nakuru, Queen Elizabeth, Lake Mburo, Serengeti, and Etosha National Parks, Ngorongoro Crater visit with game drive, Guided Mountain Gorilla Trek, 4 Day Zanzibar excursion, Spice Plantation entrance with guided tour, Okavango Delta entrance with mokoro excursion, Sossusvlei Dunes entrance, Fish River Canyon entrance
  • 53 breakfasts, 46 lunches, 40 dinners. (Allow USD250-320 for meals not included.)
  • Overland vehicle, 4x4 Safari vehicles, Minibuses, Ferry, Walking.
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO)/Cook and Driver; Certified Safari Guides/Drivers, Certified mountain guide, Experienced gorilla trackers.
  • Small group experience; Max 22, Avg 20
  • Simple hotel (7 nts), Participation camping (40 nts), Full Service Camping (2 nts), Multishare guesthouse (2 nts), Basic bush camp (2 nts).

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Reverse Itinerary

This trip also runs in reverse from Cape Town to Nairobi. See Ultimate Africa