Inhale the fragrant perfume of Zanzibar’s spice plantations, hunt for the perfect snapshot of the ever-elusive Big Five, feel the thunder of Victoria Falls. Uncover the spectacular highlights of four African countries on this stellar 20-day adventure. Enjoy an intriguing combination of stunning wilderness and bright city lights from the comfort of our overland truck and camp under the big African sky for a unique perspective of this majestic land. With a unique itinerary that offers plenty of options, uncover all that this diverse region has to offer.
- Local dinner experience
- Night out at a local pub
- Spice Plantation entrance and guided tour
- 4-day Zanzibar excursion
- Entrance and game drives in Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Crater
- All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
- 19 breakfasts, 14 lunches, 13 dinners. (Allow USD120-145 for meals and drinks not included.)
- Overland truck, 4x4 safari vehicle, walking, ferry.
- 2 Chief Experience Officers (CEOs) throughout as head guide/cook and driver, certified safari guides/drivers, local guide.
- Small group experience; Max 22, avg 18.
- Participation camping (13 nts), full service camping (2 nts), simple hotel (4 nts).
Want less travel time and more Zanzibar? Consider booking our ‘Zanzibar Express’ upgrade which includes a flight an an extra night in Zanzibar.
Enjoy a free day to explore Livingstone.
Day 3Livingstone/Lusaka(1B, 1L, 1D)
Sit back and enjoy a day of driving, taking in the scenery.
Day 4Lusaka/Chipata(1B, 1L, 1D)
Continue travelling across Zambia and camp near Malawi's border.
Day 5Chipata/Kande Beach(1B, 1L, 1D)
Travel to the "Lake of Stars," Lake Malawi.
Day 6Kande Beach(1B, 1L, 1D)
Relax on the shores of Lake Malawi, and enjoy a traditional dinner in a local home. Opt to explore by foot, go snorkelling, or take a village tour.
Day 7Kande Beach/Chitimba(1B, 1L, 1D)
Set off and drive to the northern part of Lake Malawi.
Day 8Chitimba(1B, 1L, 1D)
Enjoy a final day at Lake Malawi and cap it off with a visit to a local pub; the first drink is on us.
Day 9Chitimba/Iringa(1B, 1L, 1D)
Cross the border into Tanzania and take in views of vast tea plantations and highlands along the way.
Day 10Iringa/Dar es Salaam(1B, 1L, 1D)
Watch the Tanzanian countryside pass by on the journey to the Indian Ocean.
Day 11Dar es Salaam/Stone Town(1B)
Hop on a ferry and explore Stone Town on the island of Zanzibar.
Day 12Stone Town/Nungwi(1B)
Travel north to Nungwi, and bliss out beachside on Zanzibar's northern coast.
Opt to go diving, snorkelling, exploring, or just sit back and relax.
Day 14Nungwi/Stone Town(1B)
Travel back to Stone Town for a final night on this enchanting island.
Day 15Stone Town/Korogwe(1B, 1L, 1D)
Ferry back over to the mainland and settle in for a full day of driving.
Day 16Korogwe/Arusha(1B, 1L, 1D)
Keep on the look out for views of Mt Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest mountain, on the way to Arusha.
Day 17Arusha/Serengeti National Park(1B, 1L, 1D)
Set off into the Serengeti and enjoy an afternoon game drive en route to the campsite.
Day 18Serengeti National Park/Ngorongoro(1B, 1L, 1D)
Enjoy a game drive in the Serengeti during the day, and finish the evening camping at the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater.
Day 19Ngorongoro/Arusha(1B, 1L, 1D)
Venture down to the crater floor and take in a final safari experience, viewing the high concentration of wildlife bound by the crater walls.
Day 20Arusha/Nairobi(1B, 1L)
Transfer to Kenya's capital city, where the tour finishes upon arrival in the evening.
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