Cape Town to Victoria Falls Explorerwww.sunway-safaris.comDeadvlei Namib DesertTour code: CV21Guaranteed departures*Small group safarimaximum: 12 travellersTravel through:South Africa, Namibia, Botswana & ZambiaSafari length: 21 daysof Swakopmund as we approach the coast. Day free to explore the town or try sea kayaking or dune boarding (own expense). We enjoy evening restaurant meals (own expense).Day 9 SPITZKOP [camping BLD]Beautiful desert landscapes. We move north along the arid coast to the Cape Cross seal colony before heading inland to set up camp under the Spitzkoppe, huge granite domes rising out of the desert. Enjoy a magnificent sunset. We'll take a short walk to explore the area.Day 10 UGAB WILDERNESS [camping BLD]Our next stop is the Brandberg where we camp next to the dry Ugab River, home to the rare desert elephants. We explore the mountains on foot with our local guides, who lead us through this region adorned with rock art. Day 11 - 12 ETOSHA NP [camping BLD]Etosha National Park, "the great white place of dry water", in the game rich northwest corner of Namibia offers a variety of wildlife. We take game drives around the huge dry pan to find the elephants, herds of antelope and lions around the waterholes before we camp at Okaukuejo with its flood-lit waterhole. (Subject to animal movements we may use any of the 3 camps in Etosha.)Day 13 WINDHOEK [guest house BL-]The charm of the city of Windhoek lies in its harmonious blend of African and European cultures and the friendliness of its people. We visit the cosmopolitan capital and enjoy a restaurant meal (own expense). Cape to Namibia "Desert Tour" ends at +/-08:00am on morning of day 14, (CW14).CAMPING ITINERARY Day 1 CAPE TOWN [guest house ---]Departing, after a tour briefing, from Cape Town at 08:00am we visit the African Penguin colony en route to Cape Point Nature Reserve and then relax on Hout Bay beach. We sample some of Cape Town's culinary wonders at a local restaurant in the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront (own expense).Day 2 CEDARBERG [camping BLD] (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)The Cedarberg is a massive rocky wilderness where giant sandstone boulders have been sculpted by wind and rain into bizarre and artistic shapes. In the afternoon we explore the rugged landscape on foot.Day 3 GARIEP RIVER [camping BLD]We make our way into the more arid regions and upon entering Namibia, we camp at the Gariep River. Free time for swimming and relaxing or you can adventure down the river in canoes (own expense).Day 4 FISH RIVER CANYON [camping BLD]We make our way to Fish River canyon, the second largest canyon in the world. In the afternoon we watch as a spectacular sunset slips over the canyon's rim.Day 5 - 6 NAMIB DESERT [camping BLD]Towering red sand dunes of Sossusvlei form the gateway into the Namib Desert. We will walk to Sossusvlei, explore Sesriem Canyon and watch dramatic sunsets over the world's highest sand dunes. Day 7 - 8 SWAKOPMUND [chalet Bx2 Lx1 -]Lunar landscapes surround the coastal town SPECIAL INTEREST:Sunway includes a walk in the Kalahari desert with a San Bushman guide to learn about these fascinating people and their ancient way of life.
CW14 ? 1 465 pps+ local payment of ZAR 1 200? 70 pp single tent supplement* Includes* Entrance fees* Use of camping equipment except sleeping bag & pillow* Transport in minibus/safari truck & 4WD* Meals as per itinerary* Professional guides* Okavango Delta mokoro excursionVictoria Falls, ZambiaSOUTH AFRICA NAMIBIA BOTSWANA ZAMBIADesertOkaukeujo waterhole Etosha National ParkCAMPING102012 DEPARTURESDay 14 KALAHARI [camping BLD]Crossing into Botswana we overnight in the heart of the Kalahari. We take a walk with the local San Bushmen to learn fascinating bush skills.Day 15, 16, 17 OKAVANGO DELTA [camping Bx3 Lx3 Dx2]We camp in Maun for a night in preparation before journeying deep into the Okavango Delta on Makoro (dugouts) - an experience not to be missed. We camp wild on remote islands for 2 nights and enjoy bush walks, swimming and the birdlife in this pristine wilderness area.Day 18 MAKGADIKGADI PANS [camping BL-]Feel the vastness of Africa under a big sky sunset. After the rains the pans fill with water and attract thousands of water birds and herds of zebra, wildebeest and springbok.Day 19 - 21 ZAMBIA / VICTORIA FALLS [camping Bx3--]Tour Victoria Falls, a natural wonder of the world, plunging into the Zambezi Gorge. Enjoy a sundowner river cruise on the mighty Zambezi or a spectacular "flight of angels" over the Falls (own expense). Tour ends at +/- 08:00 am.* Bold dates are guaranteed departures, all other dates guaranteed from 4 clients.* German: These departures are lead by a German speaking tour leader* SA: The "Cape Town to Victoria Falls Explorer" can be combined after all "South Africa Scenic Route" departures to create a complete circular safari in Southern Africa. * SAg: German tour leader * Single tent supplement is applicable to the camping nights only.SA 12-Jan-12 25-Jan-12 SA 12-Jan-12 01-Feb-12SA 26-Jan-12 08-Feb-12 SA 26-Jan-12 15-Feb-12SAg 09-Feb-12 22-Feb-12 German SAg 09-Feb-12 29-Feb-12 GermanSA 01-Mar-12 14-Mar-12 SA 01-Mar-12 21-Mar-12SA 15-Mar-12 28-Mar-12 SA 15-Mar-12 04-Apr-12SA 29-Mar-12 11-Apr-12 SA 29-Mar-12 18-Apr-12SAg 12-Apr-12 25-Apr-12 German SAg 12-Apr-12 02-May-12 GermanSA 19-Apr-12 02-May-12 SA 19-Apr-12 09-May-12SA 03-May-12 16-May-12 SA 03-May-12 23-May-12SAg 17-May-12 30-May-12 German SAg 17-May-12 06-Jun-12 GermanSA 07-Jun-12 20-Jun-12 SA 07-Jun-12 27-Jun-12SA 21-Jun-12 04-Jul-12 SA 21-Jun-12 11-Jul-12SAg 05-Jul-12 18-Jul-12 German SAg 05-Jul-12 25-Jul-12 GermanSA 26-Jul-12 08-Aug-12 SA 26-Jul-12 15-Aug-12SA 09-Aug-12 22-Aug-12 SA 09-Aug-12 29-Aug-12SA 23-Aug-12 05-Sep-12 SA 23-Aug-12 12-Sep-12SAg 13-Sep-12 26-Sep-12 German SAg 13-Sep-12 03-Oct-12 GermanSA 27-Sep-12 10-Oct-12 SA 27-Sep-12 17-Oct-12SA 11-Oct-12 24-Oct-12 SA 11-Oct-12 31-Oct-12SAg 01-Nov-12 14-Nov-12 German SAg 01-Nov-12 21-Nov-12 GermanSA 15-Nov-12 28-Nov-12 SA 15-Nov-12 05-Dec-12SA 29-Nov-12 12-Dec-12 German SA 29-Nov-12 19-Dec-12 GermanSA 20-Dec-12 02-Jan-13 SA 20-Dec-12 09-Jan-13SA 03-Jan-13 16-Jan-13 SA 03-Jan-13 23-Jan-13CV21 ? 1 895 pps+ local payment of ZAR 1 900? 105 pp single tent supplement*Etosha NPNAMIBIABOTSWANASOUTH AFRICASpitzkoppeSwakopmundNamib DesertGariepCederbergCape TownWindhoekKalahariMakgadikgadi PansVictoria fallsOkavango LivingstoneDeltaDEPARTS CAPE TOWNThursday at08:00amENDSWINDHOEKWednesday at08:00amDEPARTS CAPE TOWNThursday at08:00amENDSLIVINGSTONEWednesday at08:00am