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Southern Africa Adventure

Southern Africa Adventure

Get set for an adventure packed with majestic wildlife, remote desert landscapes and natural wonders in southern Africa. From the stunning beauty of Cape Town and burnt orange sunsets over Namibia’s Fish River Canyon to a river cruise through Chobe National Park, this Lonely Planet Experience, powered by Intrepid, is the ultimate small-group adventure. Get set to canoe down the Okavango Delta, embark on a game drives in Kruger and Etosha national parks and admire the raw power of Victoria Falls from multiple angles. With plenty of time allocated to explore at your own pace, plus a local crew with all the best advice, see this chunk of Africa with ease and independence in 30 unforgettable days.


  • Fish River Canyon – Canyon entrance
  • Sossusvlei – 4×4 Tour
  • Sesriem – Sand dunes visit
  • Cape Cross Nature Reserve – Cape Cross seal colony
  • Etosha National Park – Overland Vehicle Game Drive
  • Grootfontein – San Bushman cultural experience
  • Okavango Delta – Mokoro safari
  • Okavango Delta – Nature Walk
  • Chobe National Park – Dawn Open 4×4 Game Drive
  • Victoria Falls – Victoria Falls Wildlife Trust Visit
  • Hwange National Park – Guided 4×4 Game Drive
  • Hwange – Painted Dog Conservation visit
  • Matobo National Park – Rhino Tracking
  • Matobo National Park – San Rock Paintings
  • Makushu Homestay – Beading, Cooking or Dancing
  • Kruger National Park – Overland Vehicle Game drive
  • Kruger National Park – Night Game Drive
  • Panorama Route – Bourke’s Luck Potholes


  • Listen to the songs and stories of Namibia’s San people, the oldest inhabitants of Southern Africa, and gain an insight into their traditional hunter-gatherer customs and beliefs.
  • Glide through the lily-pad clad waterways of the Okavango Delta on a mokoro (a small dugout canoe) and escape civilisation at with an overnight stay at your island camp.
  • Take an optional cruise down the Chobe River for the opportunity to get up close (but not too personal!) with cheetahs, crocodiles and the Chobe icon – the African elephant.
  • Visit the Victoria Falls Wildlife Trust and learn about the rescue and rehabilitation of wildlife, human-wildlife conflict and anti-poaching efforts, after seeing the cascades in all their glory.
  • Track rhinos on foot with an expert local guide in Matobo National Park, and camp under a starry African sky within Kruger National Park.

07/01/2023 through 11/07/2024
07/01/2023 through 11/10/2024

Day 1 Cape Town
Day 2 Western Cape
Day 3 Orange River
Day 4 Fish River Canyon
Day 5 Sesriem
Day 6 Sossusvlei / Bush Camp
Day 7 Swakopmund
Day 8 Swakopmund
Day 9 Swakopmund
Day 10 Spitzkoppe
Day 11 Etosha National Park
Day 12 Etosha National Park
Day 13 Grootfontein/San People
Day 14 Grootfontein
Day 15 Bagani
Day 16 Okavango Delta
Day 17 Okavango Delta
Day 18 Bagani
Day 19 Chobe National Park
Day 20 Chobe National Park
Day 21 Victoria Falls
Day 22 Victoria Falls
Day 23 Hwange National Park
Day 24 Matobo National Park
Day 25 Matobo National Park
Day 26 Tshipise
Day 27 Makushu Village
Day 28 Kruger National Park
Day 29 Kruger National Park
Day 30 Johannesburg

07/09/23 - 08/07/23

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