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South Africa Volunteer and Overland Adventure

Prices From: A$3099.00
Tour Code: DAPS
Tour Duration: 28
Countries Visited: Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia


Overview

Experience the colour and culture of southern Africa on this unique 28-day volunteer adventure. Soak in the spirit of Cape Town before exploring desert landscapes on your way to the mists of majestic Victoria Falls. Embark on game drives across national parks and explore the Okavango Delta in dug-out mokoro canoe. Gain a unique perspective on local culture while volunteering with community projects that help bring education to the Cape Peninsula. Give a little of your time to Africa and take away a truly immersive experience that few travellers encounter.


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Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1 Cape Town- Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.
  • Day 2-6 Community Volunteer Project (5B, 5L, 5D)- Volunteer in a local community in the Cape Peninsula.
  • Day 7-8 Cape Town (2B)- Explore vibrant Cape Town.
  • Day 9-10 Cederberg/Gariep River (2B, 2L, 2D)- View dramatic Western Cape scenery, camp on a local farm and sip local wine. Canoe on or jump into the Gariep River.
  • Day 11-13 Fish River Canyon/Namib Desert (3B, 3L, 3D)- Enjoy the sunset at Fish River Canyon. Climb up Dune 45, visit Sesriem Canyon.
  • Day 14-16 Swakopmund/Damaraland (2B, 2L, 1D)- Explore Swakopmund’s historic town. Option to enjoy sand boarding, a dolphin boat cruise or even sky diving! Travel through beautiful desert landscapes.
  • Day 17-20 Etosha National Park/Waterberg Plateau Game Park/Windhoek (4B, 3L, 3D)- Game drives in our overland vehicle in Etosha National Park. Option to take an open safari vehicle game drive or embark on a forest walk in Waterberg Plateau Game Park.
  • Day 21-22 Ghanzi/Maun (2B, 2L, 2D)- Visit the Kalahari Desert, meet the local San Bushmen. Optional walk to learn survival skills by the locals.
  • Day 23 Okavango Delta (1B, 1L, 1D)- Enjoy a game walk, traditional mokoro (dug-out canoe) excursions and birding during our day of bushcamping. Learn the ways of the bush from your local polers.
  • Day 24-25 Gweta/Chobe River (2B, 2L, 2D)- Camp under ancient baobab trees. Option to embark on a sunset boat cruise or game drive in open safari vehicle in Chobe National Park.
  • Day 26-27 Livingstone (2B, 1L)- Optional morning game drive in Chobe National Park. Cross the Zambezi River by ferry. Option to visit Victoria Falls, go whitewater rafting, canoeing, take an elephant-back safari or even fly over the falls.
  • Day 28 Livingstone (1B)- Depart at any time.

Tour Dates

Start DateEnd DatePrice
13 Jan 201309 Feb 2013A$3099.00
03 Feb 201302 Mar 2013A$3099.00
17 Feb 201316 Mar 2013A$3099.00
24 Feb 201323 Mar 2013A$3099.00
03 Mar 201330 Mar 2013A$3099.00
17 Mar 201313 Apr 2013A$3099.00
31 Mar 201327 Apr 2013A$3099.00
14 Apr 201311 May 2013A$3099.00
28 Apr 201325 May 2013A$3099.00
05 May 201301 Jun 2013A$3099.00
19 May 201315 Jun 2013A$3099.00
26 May 201322 Jun 2013A$3099.00
09 Jun 201306 Jul 2013A$3099.00
16 Jun 201313 Jul 2013A$3099.00
23 Jun 201320 Jul 2013A$3099.00
07 Jul 201303 Aug 2013A$3099.00
14 Jul 201310 Aug 2013A$3099.00
28 Jul 201324 Aug 2013A$3099.00
04 Aug 201331 Aug 2013A$3099.00
11 Aug 201307 Sep 2013A$3099.00
25 Aug 201321 Sep 2013A$3099.00
01 Sep 201328 Sep 2013A$3099.00
08 Sep 201305 Oct 2013A$3099.00
22 Sep 201319 Oct 2013A$3099.00
29 Sep 201326 Oct 2013A$3099.00
06 Oct 201302 Nov 2013A$3099.00
20 Oct 201316 Nov 2013A$3099.00
03 Nov 201330 Nov 2013A$3099.00
10 Nov 201307 Dec 2013A$3099.00
17 Nov 201314 Dec 2013A$3099.00
24 Nov 201321 Dec 2013A$3099.00
01 Dec 201328 Dec 2013A$3099.00
12 Jan 201408 Feb 2014A$3099.00
26 Jan 201422 Feb 2014A$3099.00

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