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Itinerary: East African Explorer - Victoria Falls to Nairobi

East African Explorer - Victoria Falls to Nairobi

Leaving the adrenaline packed Victoria Falls, we encounter wildlife game drives in South Luangwa and the famed Serengeti & Ngorongoro Crater National Parks. Soak up the sun on Lake Malawi and enjoy culture experiences on Africa's exotic 'Spice Island' Zanzibar.

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East African Explorer - Victoria Falls to Nairobi

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Book 6 months in advance and receive a 10% discount off the tour price. T&C apply.

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This overland tour is designed to meet the expectations of adults in the 18-39 age bracket. Regrettably, if you do not fit into this age we cannot accept the booking. If you have questions about this please feel free to contact us at African Guide.

Daily Highlights * covered by Optional Safari Pass
01 Lusaka LD
* 02 - 03 South Luangwa NP, game drive BLD
04 Malawi beach BLD
05 Malawi Beach, Village Walk BLD
06 Chitimba BLD
07 Chitimba BLD
08 Iringa BLD
09 Mikumi National Park area BLD
10 Dar es Salaam Tanzania BLD
11 Ferry to Zanzibar B
12 Zanzibar B
13 Zanzibar B
14 Zanzibar B
15 Ferry to Dar es Salaam BD
16 Marangu/ Moshi area BLD
17 Arusha, Meserani Snake Park, Masai Village Walk BLD
* 18 Serengeti National Park, Afternoon Game Drive BLD
* 19 Serengeti Morning Game Drive, Olduvai Gorge, Ngorongoro Crater BLD
* 20 Ngorongoro Crater Morning Game Drive, Arusha BLD
21 Kenya Border Crossing, Nairobi BL

Day 1 – 8
From Livingstone we continue north, pausing at Lusaka before arriving at South Luangwa NP for 2 nights. Continuing through Zambia we reach Malawi, the ‘warm heart’ of Africa. Passing through Lilongwe we reach the enormous Lake Malawi, Africa’s third-largest lake, where we camp on sandy beaches, enjoy the swimming and meet the famously friendly locals.

Day 9 – 14
We continue north into Tanzania. Travelling through some remote areas, we pass by Mikumi National Park before reaching the Indian Ocean coast and port city, Dar es Salaam. ‘Dar’ is Tanzania’s main commercial centre and the jumping-off point for Zanzibar - the ‘Spice Island’! Time here is at your leisure. Rich in history, Zanzibar offers a blissful mix of exotic spice markets, winding alleyways and old palaces as well as sparkling warm water ocean and stretches of palm-fringed sands.

NB As we leave the truck on the mainland, basic tourist class accommodation on Zanzibar is included in the Local Payment but for the sake of flexibility meals are left for your own account. Typically we spend one night in Stone Town and the next two nights in the north of the island at one of the beaches. Your tour leader will be available to assist if you experience any problems but there are no set activities - the time is entirely at leisure.

Day 15 – 21
Back on the African mainland, we travel back inland where, if the weather is in clear we see the enormous snow-capped Mt. Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak (5895m), as we make our way to Tanzania’s safari capital, Arusha. Visit the snake enclosure at the Meserani Snake Park and make friends on a guided walk to the local Maasai village to learn something of their traditional culture. In Arusha, we transfer to 4x4 vehicles for a 2 night/3-day safari to Tanzania’s premier parks, the Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Crater. The scenery in this area is staggering as we cross the Rift Valley and drive around the Ngorongoro Crater rim to the Serengeti plains beyond. Game viewing can be spectacular here and camp out on the plains a memorable experience. We return to Arusha before our final drive north across the border into Kenya Nairobi where our tour ends.

Our tours are designed to meet the expectations of adults in the 18-39'ish age bracket.
GB £ 1745

PLUS optional Adventure Pass US $ 950.00
Adventure Pass to be paid in the currency listed in the brochure or on the website (usually US dollars in clean, un-torn post-2008 edition notes) directly to your Tour Leader in Africa at the beginning of the tour, or pre-paid by arrangement

The Optional Adventure pass covers the following: .
South Luangwa National Park, game drive
Serengeti & Ngorongoro Crater excursion

Optional Activities & Excursions:
Victoria Falls Bungy Jump US$ 160
Whitewater rafting US$180
Helicopter/Microlight flights From US$ 185
Livingstone Game Walk US$ 95
Malawi village walk US$ 10
Malawi Horse Riding US$ 55
Livingstonia Day Hike US$ 10
Zanzibar Spice Tour US$35
Scuba Diving US$150

Included in Price:
Fully equipped safari vehicle, camping and cooking equipment, all road tolls and vehicle taxes, all ground transportation, services of driver/ tour leader, sleeping mattress, included highlights, meals as indicated.

Not Included:
Local Payment excursions, visas, travel insurance, flights, departure taxes, airport transfers, sleeping bag, optional activities, drinks, items of a personal nature and meals in Zanzibar (4 nights).

Note: This tour can be booked as an accommodated tour. Please request rates at the time of booking. Discounts do not apply.

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