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Itinerary: Cape Desert Safari - Southbound

Cape Desert Safari - Southbound

Visit the spectacular Fish River Canyon, the second largest canyon in the world; climb a giant sand dune in the Namib desert & game drives in Etosha National Park. This 11-day tour has fantastic highlights and ends in one of the most picturesque cities in the world - Cape Town!

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Cape Desert Safari - Southbound

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Daily Highlights * covered by Optional Safari Pass
01 Windhoek to Etosha National Park, Game Drives LD
02 Etosha National Park, Game Drives BLD
03 Spitzkoppe, Bushman Paintings BLD
04 Swakopmund B
05 Swakopmund B
06 Sossus On Foot Camp BLD
* 07 Sesriem, Namib Naukluft Park, 4x4 transfer BLD
08 Fish River Canyon BLD
09 Gariep (Orange) River BLD
10 Western Cape BLD
11 Cape Town, B

Day 1 – 4
Leaving Windhoek we travel north to Etosha National Park, a reserve surrounding a giant salt pan. We track game for two days in this vast arid region and camp beside a floodlit waterhole, on the lookout for nighttime wildlife. From Etosha, we travel into beautiful Spitzkoppe, with its rocky outcrops and ancient bushman paintings, and set up camp amongst the idyllic scenery.

Day 5 – 7
From Spitzkoppe we head to the coastal town of Swakopmund where we can relax or enjoy optional activities such as quad-biking, skydiving or sand-boarding! We continue south to the Namib Naukluft Park, the world’s oldest desert. Clamber to the top of a dune for a dramatic view over the vast red sands at dawn and enjoy a guided walk through the dunes.

Day 8 – 11
Further south we visit another natural wonder of Africa - Fish River Canyon, the second-largest canyon in the world. Before we cross the border into South Africa we camp on the banks of the Gariep (Orange) River and enjoy a relaxing afternoon. The tour ends in the cosmopolitan city of Cape Town, one of the world’s most attractive cities where we complete our Cape Desert Safari.

GB £ 940

PLUS optional Adventure Pass US $ 20.00
Adventure Pass to be paid in the currency listed 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:
Sosusvlei 4 x 4 transfer

Optional Activities & Excursions
Wine tasting US$10
Orange River canoe US$40
Quad Biking US $ 45
Tandem Skydive US$ 200
Swakopmund Township Tour US $ 40

Included in Price:
Fully equipped safari vehicle, camping and cooking equipment, all road tolls and taxes, all ground transportation, sleeping mattress, meals as indicated and services of two crew.

Not Included:
Local Payment excursions, visas, travel insurance, flights, departure taxes, airport transfers, sleeping bag, optional activities, tips, drinks and items of a personal nature.

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

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