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South Africa: Great Trek Adventure

South Africa

South Africa: Great Trek Adventure

story by: Mike Williams

Aimed for the 40+ age traveller, this popular Kiboko Adventures overland camping adventure will see you visit the highlights Table Mountain, Fish River Canyon, Sossusvlei dunes and the mighty Victoria Falls along with various wildlife.

Day 1-2: Cape Town – Hantam Region
Arrive in Cape Town and explore the city. The following day pass through Swartland and stop at a viewpoint on the Piekenierskloof Pass to view this area. From here, drive through the picturesque Namaqualand region.

Day 3: Augrabies Falls National Park
Today head for Augrabies National Park. Here the mighty Orange River plummets 56 metres into the gorge below.

Day 4-5: Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
Travel north into the Kalahari and the magnificent Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park.

Day 6: Fish River Canyon
Cross the border into Namibia, drive and walk along the rim of Fish River Canyon.

Day 7-8: Sesriem – Sossosvlei
Witness the sand dunes change colour at Sossosvlei. Hike Sesriem Canyon.

Day 9: Swakopmund
Travel through the Kuiseb Canyon and the Walvis Bay Wetlands before arriving in Swakopmund, a quaint beach town.

Day 10: Spitzkoppe
Leaving Swakopmund after lunch, set up camp among the boulders of Spitkoppe.

Day 11-12: Kaokoland – Himbas
Travel through Damaraland, followed by a visit to the semi-nomadic Himba tribe.

Day 13-14: Etosha National Park
Explore the park which consists of salt pan, woodland and savannah habitats.

Day 15-16: Okavango River
Enter the Caprivi. Choose from optional activities to explore the Delta.

Day 17-18: Chobe River
Cross into Botswana, camp on the banks of the Chobe River for two nights.

Day 19-21: Victoria Falls
Spend two days viewing the mighty Victoria Falls with time for optional adventure activities before your tour ends.

DEPARTS: Cape Town / Scheduled Departures
DURATION: 21 days/20 nights
INCLUSIONS: 18 nights serviced camping, 2 nights hotel/guesthouse, breakfast
daily, 18 lunches, 17 dinners, fully equipped expedition truck, safari leader and
park fees.

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