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South Africa Wildlife & Mountain Adventure

This special adventure program will appeal to the outdoor lover with the highlights being safari game-viewing and hiking in the beautiful highlands of the 3 countries we'll be visiting as well as a bit of local culture. It's a trip that seek to give you a bit of the outdoor South African experience. You'll also have the chance to meet the locals, shop and bargain, observe and experience new cultures, all in the security of your group of fellow travellers.

For those of you who have always dreamed of visiting South Africa but cannot spare the time for our longer SA adventure, this shorter active adventure would be ideal for you. With a little bit of first world comforts, this South Africa adventure camping holiday may well start your love affair with this beautiful continent.

Highlights

  • Visits to 3 countries: South Africa, Swaziland & Lesotho
  • Safari game watching at Kruger National Park and Swaziland
  • Hiking at Blyde River Canyon, the Drakensbergs, Lesotho, & Swaziland
  • Famous pony trek & hiking in Lesotho - 'The Roof of Africa'
  • Plenty of cultural experiences and shopping opportunities along the way

    More info about the trip can be found in our 1999 trip travelog and the southern africa overland travel info page !

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Duration : 16 days
Minimum Group Size : 6 persons
Grading :

Group Size
Land Price
13-16 persons  
11-12 persons  
09-10 persons  
8 persons  
7 persons  
6 persons  
Note: Above rates are only for land costs and do not include international air fares


Day 0
Singapore - Johannesburg
Day 1 - 14
From Johannesburg, we depart for Blyde River Canyon, 3rd largest canyon in the world where we begin our adventure. Waterfalls, wonderful viewpoints and opportunity to hike one of the trails. Then it's fabulous Kruger National Park for some exciting Big Five safari. Swaziland is next for a glimpse of traditional Africa and great shopping for beautiful African handicrafts. Next few days camp and hike the Drakensbergs, the highest mountain range in Southern Africa where you may probably enjoy your best outdoor experience of the trip. Before ending our trip, we'll visit Lesotho - 'Roof of Africa' - with more hiking and take on its famous pony trek. Along the Garden Route, the highlight will surely be Tsitsikamma National Park where we'll camp by the sea near to the surfline. Before Within a blink, your 2-week SA holiday comes to an end and we journey back to Cape Town for our flight home.
Day 15 Depart Cape Town in the late morning for home.
Day 16 Arrive back in Singapore early morning ~ 9.00 am

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Click here for more details on trip arrangements. This is a specially chartered overland adventure tour with a fair bit of outdoor adventure camping and long overland travelling involved. You don't need good fitness for this trip but an open mind is a must. Be prepared for the unexpected - vehicle breakdowns are not unheard of. Such is the great pleasure of overlanding !

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