A group at the Tropic of Capricorn in Namibia | On The Go Tours
FROM: USD $5,475 pp

SMALL GROUP ACCOMMODATED SAFARI: Travel from Cape Town's iconic Table Mountain in South Africa to thundering Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe on this lodge accommodated overland adventure, taking in the highlights of Namibia and Botswana en route. Marvel at Fish River Canyon and the towering Sossusvlei dunes, enjoy game drives in Etosha and Chobe, mokoro rides in the Okavango Delta, and more, in 20 unforgettable days.

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Itinerary
Prices & Dates
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Trip Highlights

Cape Town - start your adventure in South Africa's captivating Mother City and enjoy a full day tour of the beautiful Cape Peninsula
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park - spot the famous black maned lion on game drives in this vast reserve
Namib-Naukluft National Park - scramble up the giant dunes of Sossusvlei, explore Deadvlei and hike through the Sesriem Canyon
Damaraland - take in the spectacular scenery of this wild, mountainous region
Okavango Delta - explore the world's largest inland delta on guided nature walks, mokoro and boat excursions
Victoria Falls - finish your tour in this charming Zimbabwean town which is home to the spectacular Victoria Falls
Augrabies Falls National Park - marvel at the magnificent Augrabies Falls where the Orange River plummets 56m into the gorge below
Fish River Canyon - admire the world's second largest canyon
Swakopmund - stroll around this charming German colonial town and join an optional dolphin cruise or scenic flight
Etosha National Park - spend two days exploring Namibia's premier game reserve and head out in search of lions, elephants and more on game drives
Chobe National Park - search for wildlife on safari and enjoy a cruise on the Chobe River to spot crocodiles and enjoy a magical sunset

Included

19 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 14 dinners
Cape Town International Airport transfer on day 1 in a private vehicle
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park - morning and afternoon game drives
Okavango Delta - mokoro trip, scenic boat tour and game walks
Chobe National Park - morning game drive and afternoon Chobe River Cruise
Services of an experienced local guide/driver
19 nights mid-range (3-4 star) lodges with en suite facilities
Cape Peninsula full day tour
Etosha - afternoon game drive in a 4x4 open vehicle and full game drive through the park in our overland truck
Sesriem - 5km guided walk to Dead Vlei
Transport in a 16 seater overland lodge vehicle
Park entrance fees

Not Included

International flights, visas and departure transfer
Optional activities, additional meals and drinks
Local Payment: ZAR 3000, to be paid in cash on day 1
Tipping - an entirely personal gesture
Victoria Falls NP entrance fee and excursions

Itinerary

Day 1

Cape Town

Upon arrival at Cape Town International Airport you'll be met and transferred to our centrally located Waterfront hotel. The rest of the day is free to relax or head out and explore South Africa's captivating Mother City. At 18.00hrs this evening meet your guide and the rest of the group at our pre departure meeting in the hotel lobby.
Overnight: Cape Town

Day 2

Cape Peninsula Tour

Today we enjoy a full day tour of the beautiful Cape Peninsula. Driving along the Atlantic seaboard via Hout Bay and Chapman’s Peak, taking in Table Mountain National Park and Cape Point before returning along the Indian Ocean coastline back to our hotel. A morning or afternoon cable car ascent up iconic Table Mountain is included (weather dependent). This evening why not sample the wonderful selection of restaurants and bars in Cape Town's bustling Waterfront.
Overnight: Cape Town  |  Breakfast

Day 3

Namaqualand

Cape Town - Namaqualand. Bidding farewell to Cape Town we begin our overland journey, travelling through the beautiful Namaqualand region, which is truly spectacular between August and October when there's an explosion of colourful wild flowers. We spend the night at a guesthouse which is located the foot of the Van Ryns Pass. At the guesthouse there's the opportunity to partake in an optional wine tasting session where you can sample the local wines of the area.
Overnight: Namaqualand  |  Breakfast, Dinner

Day 4

Augrabies Falls National Park

Namaqualand - Augrabies Falls National Park. We head north to the beautiful Augrabies Falls National Park today, passing an abundance of lush wine farms en route. Reaching the national park we spend the afternoon admiring the spectacular Augrabies Falls from various viewpoints. At these thundering falls, known locally ‘Aukoerebis’ or ‘place of great noise’, the mighty Orange River plummets 56m into the gorge.
Overnight: Augrabies Falls National Park   |  Breakfast

Days 5-6

Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park

Augrabies Falls National Park - Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park. On day 5 we continue our journey north to the magnificent Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park in the Kalahari. This vast reserve covers over 3.6 million hectares and is home to the famous black mane lion. Here we enjoy morning and afternoon game drives and the sparse vegetation is ideal for spotting wildlife, particularly predators and the resident black mane lion.
Overnight: Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park (2)  |  Breakfast x 2, Dinner x 2

Day 7

Fish River Canyon

Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park - Fish River Canyon (Namibia). We leave the Kalahari region this morning and head west, crossing the border into Namibia where we spend the night at a lodge in an incredibly scenic area. This afternoon (or early tomorrow morning) we visit the famous Fish River Canyon which is the second largest canyon in the world. At its deepest point this spectacular canyon is 549 metres deep.
Overnight: Fish River Canyon  |  Breakfast, Dinner

Days 8-9

Sossusvlei & Sesriem

Fish River Canyon - Sesriem. Our journey on day 8 takes us north through ever-changing scenery to our accommodation located on the edge of the Namib Desert. Our lodge here is just a few kilometres from the mighty dunes of Sossusvlei. The following morning we head into the desert to appreciate the beauty of the dunes, which are the highest in the world. Enjoy a leisurely 5km walk to Sossusvlei and Deadvlei, and a hike through the staggering Sesriem Canyon. Springbok, oryx and ostrich are some of the hardy species you may be able to spot living out in the desert.
Overnight: Sesriem (2)  |  Breakfast x 2, Dinner x 2

Day 10

Swakopmund

Sesriem - Swakopmund. We head to the coast today, stopping for lunch at Walvis Bay where we can see the huge flock of flamingos that gather here to feed. This afternoon we arrive in the German colonial town of Swakopmund. The rest of the day is free to relax or enjoy some of the optional activities available. You could head out to sea on a dolphin-watching cruise, or take to the skies with a scenic flight over the Namib Desert (book and pay locally).
Overnight: Swakopmund  |  Breakfast

Day 11

Damaraland

Swakopmund - Damaraland. After a leisurely morning, we continue our journey north through the incredible mountainous terrain of Damaraland. Our accommodation for the night is a lodge located on top of a mountain with spectacular views of the surrounding area, as well as a pool carved out of the natural rock face.
Overnight: Damaraland  |  Breakfast, Dinner

Days 12-13

Etosha National Park

Damaraland - Etosha National Park. On day 12 we travel on to Etosha, Namibia's flagship national park. In the afternoon we head out on a game drive in open 4x4 vehicles. Dominated by a giant salt pan, it is easy to the spot wildlife that gathers around the few watering holes to drink. Some of the species you may spot in the park include lion, leopard, cheetah, elephant, zebra and giraffe. Our lodge is located just outside the park entrance and this evening you can sit on your private patio and listen to the sounds of the bush.

On day 13 we game drive through the heart of Etosha, spotting wildlife as we go. On arrival at the eastern side of the park, we spend the night at a lodge which is housed in a private 4,000-hectare reserve. Who knows what wildlife will show up at your doorstep!
Overnight: Etosha South (1), Etosha East (1)  |  Breakfast x 2, Dinner x 2

Day 14

Okavango River

Etosha National Park - Rundu. Leaving Etosha National Park, we travel north and enter the Caprivi Strip, a narrow stretch of Namibian territory between Botswana and Angola. We spend the night at a lodge lnear the Okavango River and this afternoon there's an optional boat cruise on the river (book and pay locally) or you can simply relax and enjoy the tranquil surroundings.
Overnight: Rundu  |  Breakfast, Dinner

Days 15-16

Okavango Delta

Rundu - Okavango Delta (Botswana). On day 15 we travel further into the Caprivi Strip, before crossing into Botswana and arriving at our lodge on the edge of the Okavango Delta. The next day we explore the lush Okavango Delta by boat and on foot. We enjoy a mokoro (traditional canoe) cruise and guided game walks on land (water levels permitting). The Delta is home to the majority of Africa's iconic species, from giraffe to rhino and hippo to elephant.
Overnight: Okavango Delta (2)  |  Breakfast x 2, Lunch x 1, Dinner x 2

Days 17-18

Chobe National Park

Okavango Delta - Chobe National Park. Heading back into Namibia on day 17 we continue along the Caprivi Strip before crossing back into Botswana via Chobe National Park to our lodge on the banks of the Chobe River. Not far away is a point where four countries (Namibia, Bolivia, Zambia and Zimbabwe) all converge.

The next day we go in search of wildlife on a morning game drive in Chobe National Park and in the afternoon we enjoy a sunset game viewing cruise on the Chobe River. Keep your eyes peeled for elephants, hippos, crocodiles, and other animals coming to the river's edge to drink.
Overnight: Chobe River (2)  |  Breakfast x 2, Dinner x 2

Day 19

Victoria Falls

Chobe River - Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe). Today marks the final leg of our journey as we cross the border into Zimbabwe and travel on to Victoria Falls. The rest of the day is free for you to browse the local markets, visit the spectacular Victoria Falls and enjoy some of the optional activities on offer. You could take a helicopter ride over the falls, or get up close to the mighty cascade on a sunset cruise.
Overnight: Victoria Falls  |  Breakfast

Day 20

Victoria Falls

Today our overland adventure comes to an end after breakfast and hotel check out.

Please note: Post tour accommodation and a departure transfer can be booked upon request.
Breakfast

Prices & Dates

Departure dates are guaranteed with a minimum of 4 persons. This safari has a maximum group size of 16. The 'Twin Share' price is per person when there are 2 people sharing a room. The 'Single Room' price is applicable to all solo travellers, or if your booking party cannot reach the minimum of 2 persons in a room. Single Rooms can also be booked by any other person wanting the comfort and privacy of their own room.

Local payment - ZAR 3000, to be paid in cash on day 1

Please note that this is payable locally on day 1 of your trip in the currency specified.

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USD $5,475
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USD $6,635
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USD $5,975
USD $7,085
USD $5,645
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Extra Prices

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In Brief

Range
Trip Type
Starts
Cape Town
Ends
Victoria Falls
Departs
Year round
Group Size
Min 4 / Max 16
Hotel Rating
Mid Range lodges
Local Payment
ZAR 3000, to be paid in cash on day 1
Tour Guide
Yes - escorted by a tour guide/driver
Meals
Breakfast: 19, Lunch: 1, Dinner: 14
Visiting
Sesriem, Swakopmund, Damaraland, Etosha National Park, Zambezi Region (Caprivi Strip), Okavango Delta, Chobe National Park, Victoria Falls, Cape Town, Fish River Canyon
Countries
Aerial view of Cape Town
Aerial view of Cape Town
Aerial view over the Fish River Canyon
Orange sand dunes stretching into the distance at Sesriem
Colonial building and palm trees at dusk in Swakopmund
The Brandberg Mountain in Damaraland
Gemsbok standing at a water hole at Etosha National Park
The blue water of the Zambezi Region, formerly known as the Caprivi Strip
Mokoro boat gliding along the Okavango River
Baby elephant following adult elephant across the dirt road at Chobe National Park
Aerial view of the dazzling blue water of Victoria Falls
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