Do you dream of enjoying an authentic African adventure filled with bustling cities, diverse cultures, rich traditions, rare wildlife and breathtaking landscapes? Wonderful! Our team are excited to make your African dream a reality.
Overland Africa offers a number of urban-to-rural combination overland group tours that can be further hand-crafted to provide a once-in-a-lifetime trip tailored to your specific interests. Whether you’d like to combine surf and safari or deserts and waterfalls, or everything in between, this geographically diverse continent truly delivers on all fronts. Best of all, these African overland adventures are accessible with ease via international airports in thriving cities like Windhoek, Cape Town, Johannesburg or Nairobi!
Learn more about our best-of-both African adventure tours below!
Discover beautiful Southern Africa in what is considered the “master” of tours. Visit world-renowned wine farms and canoe downstream on the tranquil Orange River in South Africa. Take in the stark beauty of the Skeleton Coast and enjoy game drives in the Etosha National Park while you’re in Namibia. Glide through the papyrus-lined channels in Botswana’s Okavango Delta and bask in the majesty of the Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. Then top it all off with a stay in Johannesburg, the City of Gold.
Want to experience the best in surf and safari adventures? Start in South Africa’s famous Kruger National Park and view wildlife like the famous Big 5 up close. Move on to Swaziland to enjoy the rich culture of this traditional homeland, as well as its truly majestic landscapes. To top it all off, swim with whale sharks and dive with manta rays off the coast of Mozambique. After all, there’s nothing quite like soaking up pristine beaches and clear-blue waters while enjoying fresh seafood and icy beverages in paradise.
Enjoy all the delights of Eastern Africa’s very best attractions. Take in the sweeping plains and distant horizons of the Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya, which is simply teeming with wildlife during the annual Great Migration (July-Oct). Also, explore Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park and the Ngorongoro Crater. Then set up on the beaches just outside of Dar es Salaam to prepare for the crossing to the exotic island of Zanzibar. Here you can browse markets, take sunset dhow cruises and swim in the crystal-clear ocean.
Enjoy a combination of some of our most popular African safari experiences in Namibia. Adventure through the Kalahari and through the mighty Fish River Canyon while taking in the stark yet majestic beauty of the Southern Namib. Then stroll amongst the highest sand dunes in the world’s oldest desert and meet the Big Cats at Okonjima. You’ll also get a chance to explore the Etosha National Park and even spend time with Himba tribes. Top it all off with time in the premier seafood destination and seaside town of Swakopmund before heading to the capital city of Windhoek.