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The Southern Cross 33 Days

From Nairobi to Johannesburg - game drives in the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater, four nights on Zanzibar Island, leisurely days by Lake Malawi, the mighty Victoria Falls and Chobe National Park, finishing at the Ritz Backpackers of Johannesburg. With adrenalin pumping white water rafting on the the Zambezi, bungee jumping, lion walks, rhino treks, and nights in the bush under African stars........ 

The Southern Cross 33 Days

Days 1 - 5 


Depart Nairobi, across the Athi plains driving through to our camp in Arusha. Departure meeting.

With evening celebratory barbecue on our return from the game parks.

Optionals: Afternoon and morning game drives in the Serengeti National Park, afternoon drive through the Ngorongoro Conservation area, morning game drives in Ngorongoro Crater, Maasai Village, Olduvai Gorge Museum.

Days 5 - 6

Two days drive to Dar es Salaam on the coast, with the chance of views of Kilimanjaro en route, seafood barbecue at our camp on the Indian Ocean, preparations for the stay on Zanzibar Island.

Days 7- 11
TANZANIA including 4 nights allotted for a stay on Zanzibar Island....

Optional four night island stay: Four nights on exotic Zanzibar Island with five free days allocated for this tropical island beach stay, returning to Dar es Salaam on day 11 .....

Talk with us as to the special arrangements we can make for your accommodation staying in beach cottages and the traditional capital, ancient Stone Town and other requirements on the Island including transfers and spice tours.

Other options to budget for include snorkelling excursions to Prison Island, famous for its giant tortoise, as well as Mnemba Atoll, dolphin boat trips, Jozani Forest hike to see the red colobus monkeys, scuba diving.

All accommodation and transfers with a spice tours on Zanzibar Island can be arranged ahead of time.

Days 12 - 13

Drive through Mikumi National Park, Lake Malawi.

Days 14 - 16

Stay by beach camps, village visits including a traditional meal and dancing, curio markets.

Optionals:Livingstonia hike, water sports, horse riding in and by the Lake, school visit, a village meal and dancing.

Days 17 - 19

Lilongwe. Cross the Luangwa River en route to Lusaka.

Optional: Lilongwe Wildlife Centre.

Days 20- 22

Into the Zambezi Valley to relax by Lake Kariba.

Optional: A houseboat cruise on the Lake including guided game walks, a game cruise and fishing.

Days 23 - 25

Antelope Park, a private game reserve.

Optionals: Lion walks, playing with cubs, horse rides, elephant rides.

Day 26

Into Bulawayo, the capital of the Mashonaland Province, to visit Matopos National Park for a rhino trek and game drives.

Optional: Extra game drives.

Days 27 - 30

Action packed days in Zimbabwe's adventure capital

Optionals: Bungee jump, Gorge swing and rap jump, flying fox, white water rafting, canoe trips, sundowner cruises, 'Flight of the Angels' scenic flight, elephant ride, horse ride and interactive drumming.

Days 31 - 33

Chobe safari Lodge with game cruise, Johannesburg.

Please note safari itineraries are given as a guide only. A safari is a journey and true journeys in Africa unfold and are of an adventurous nature. The unexpected can arise, so do allow for this.

Feel free to give us a call about your safari plans. We look forward to your further enquiries.

• Matopos
• Mikumi National Park
• Private Game Reserve
• Breakfast & dinner whilst travelling on the truck
• Some pre-prepared barbecues
• Contribution to final group meal
• Camping whilst travelling on the truck
• 1 night Ritz Backpackers, Jhb
• Fully equipped expedition truck incl - fridge, gas, tents, sleep mats
• Services of Absolute Crew
• Ongoing advice
• All road tolls & taxes are paid

Not included 
• Optional excursions
• Visas
• Personal spending money
• Lunch & Drinks except where detailed
• Flights
• Travel Insurance
• Sleeping bag
• Tipping
• Airport Transfers except where detailed