Serengeti National Park (optional) Ngorongoro Crater (optional) Dar es Salaam Zanzibar Excursion (oprional) Iringa Baobab Valley Lake Malawi South Luangwa National Park (optional) Lusaka Victorial Falls
We spend the day enjoying the activities on offer in Livingstone, getting to know our equipment and one another before the trip leaves Livingstone the following morning.
Day 1 Zambia - Livingstone
We spend the day enjoying the activities on offer in Livingstone, getting to know our equipment and one another before the trip leaves Livingstone the following morning. Optional Activities: Zambezi White Water Rafting, Bungee Jumping, Elephant Back Safari, Zambezi sunset cruise, Vic Falls NP.
Day 2/3 Lusaka - Luangwa River
Leaving behind the excitement of Vic Falls we depart on our expedition. The journey towards the bustling Zambian capital of Lusaka takes us along an interesting route. This is an interesting area full of friendly locals and a walk along the river is a rewarding experience.
Day 4/5 South Luangwa National Park
Early in the morning we drive from the Luangwa River to the South Luangwa National Park where we spend two nights. The second day is put aside for activities. You can choose between a game drive or guided game walk. If the South Luangwa NP is not for you, then relax by the pool. On occasion, in the rainy season it is impossible to reach South Luangwa NP, if this happens then an alternative will be chosen by the Guides. Optional Activities: Game Drive, Night Drive and Game Walk in South Luangwa NP.
Day 6 Malawi Luwawa Forest
Today we cross the Zambia-Malawi border after leaving South Luangwa National Park in the early morning. Heading north we enter the highlands of Malawi and spend the night at Luwawa Forest. There are some wonderful hikes in the area as well as other activities. Optional Activities: Fishing, Mountain Biking, Hiking.
Day 7/8/9/10 Malawi - North/Central
Lake Malawi used to be called Lake Nyasa and is the southernmost of the Great Rift Valley lakes. We will spend the next couple of carefree days relaxing on the white sandy beaches. For the more adventurous there are endless leisure and water sport activities. Optional Activities: Scuba Diving, Parasailing, Windsurfing, Fishing, Canoeing, Horse Riding, Hiking.
Day 11/12 Tanzania Iringa - Dar es Salaam
Today we make the border crossing out of Malawi. Leaving the lake behind us, we head for our first night in Tanzania. The next day we transit through Mikumi National Park to the historical port city of Dar es Salaam.
Day 13/14/15 Zanzibar
On this optional activity a transfer by ferry takes us to Zanzibar where we will spend the next few days exploring this fascinating island with its renowned architecture, beautiful beaches, colourful people and history. The excursion is at your own expense and costs can be adjusted depending on your preferred level of accommodation and activities. Optional Activities: Zanzibar Excursion: Ferry, Food, Accommodation, Spice Tours, Dolphin Tours, Scuba Diving, Snorkeling.
Day 16/17 Zanzibar/Dar es Salaam Arusha
Today we leave Zanzibar and catch a late ferry (or flight) back to Dar es Salaam and return to our campsite. The next day we take a long and scenic drive to Arusha. If the weather is favourable and skies are clear we might see Mt Kilimanjaro.
Day 18/19 Serengeti / Ngorongoro
There are many options available, ranging from a one-day trip to the Ngorongoro crater, to a three-day trip into the Serengeti. As this is for your own expense, we give you every opportunity to match the activity to your budget. For those not going to the parks, take this opportunity to absorb some of the fascinating local culture. Optional Activities: Serengeti, Ngorongoro Excursion.
Day 20 Arusha
Getting together again after our various game viewing activities in the game parks, we spend our last night in this beautiful country exchanging 'big game' stories around the campfire.
Day 21 Kenya Nairobi
After crossing the border into Kenya we continue to travel towards Nairobi and the end of our journey. Although our tour has ended some groups like to spend this evening at local restaurant. Optional Activities: Dinner at Carnivore.