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Top 5 Cheap Safari Specials of the Month

Monday, March 26th, 2012
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It's one thing being able to choose from one of the best African safaris on a budget, but being able to whip up an additional discount on a safari like this is absolutely backpack-shakingly awesome! All you have to do is book from one of the specific departure dates in 2012 before someone else does. Easy as pie.


1. Kruger National Park Safari

Dressed in khaki, wearing Hi-Tec shoes and thick socks pulled up to your knees, you’re ready for a Big 5 wildlife spotting safari in Africa. This 4 day safari lets you explore the best of Kruger National Park and get your dose of DEET, sun and ‘Wow, look at that!’. For one hang of a cheap safari, with an added saving of 20% on selected departure dates, you simply shouldn't resist an opportunity to explore the wild side of South Africa on a budget. Book your butt a spot on that Kruger National Park cheap safari!

2. Victoria Falls to Nairobi

Victoria Falls to Nairobi’s East Africa Explorer expedition is the best combination of beach and bush you’ve seen since that one time you spent the day at Cape Town’s Sandy Bay nudist nook. This budget safari, just got more ‘budget’ with an added 20% discount on this now super cheap safari. Explore the majestic strip of Africa running from Victoria Falls adventure to the wildlife blooming Serengeti. The path is smeared with relaxing days spent on the shores of Lake Malawi or on the beaches of Zanzibar, in between riding through the rugged tracks in Africa on safari spotting adventures. Book your derriere a seat on the Victoria Falls to Nairobi sand and safari adventure!

3. Victoria Falls to Johannesburg - Okavango Delta Trail South

8 days of jam-packed exploration from a slice Victoria Falls adventure, including Chobe National Park, the Okavango Delta, Gweta and Palapye ending up in "The City of Gold", Johannesburg. All this at an awesomely cheap safari price less 20%! Score! Book your cheeks a place on the Victoria Falls to Johannesburg African safari trip!

4. Cape Town to Victoria Falls Tour

Feel up the African continent with a journey from the bottom (Cape Town), up (Victoria Falls). Get your camera ready for snapping the album of the century, starting with a shot of one of the world’s natural wonders: Table Mountain. Explore Namibia’s towering deserts and the Okavango Delta’s thriving lush waterways, bringing the route to a grand finale at the ever so deservingly famous Victoria Falls. How much of a discount for this cheap safari, you may ask? Take 15% off on selected departure dates. Do it, I won't look. Book your toosh a post on the African safari trip recommended by thousands: Cape Town to Victoria Falls Tour!

5. Classic Mozambique

Leave the moola rich urban city of Johannesburg for the culture and wildlife rich kingdom of Swaziland, where Hlane National Park awaits. Venture on to the stunning beaches of Mozambique and its water so blue you can’t help but let its surface-sparkle mesmerize. Leaving Mozambique surely sun-kissed, Kruger National Park is next on the agenda with prime Big 5 wildlife viewing and a grand dose of the ultimate safari in Africa. Take 20% off the price on selected trips on selected dates! Book your rump a number on the Classic Mozambique budget safari in Africa. Don’t miss out on these juicy specials! If none of these bad boys tickle your adventurous fancy, how about taking a look at what other great specials we have on offer. Act fast before 20 something other hineys take your cheap safari spot!

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Tags: budget-trips, cheap-african-safari, cheap-safari-in-africa, specials

How to get a discount on an Overland Trip!

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011
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Overland travel isn't called 'budget travel' for nothing. Its really simple to get a really great discount just by doing the simplest things. Awesome! So whats the overland trip deal?


1. Group Travel Discounts

Save some bucks with various overland discounts!


2. Bring a 'Mate' Discount

  • Book with 2 mates on the same tour, get 5% off the  tour price.*
  • Book with 3 mates on the same tour, get 7.5% off the tour price.*
  • Book with lots of mates on the same tour and get a bigger discount!*


3. Early Bird Special

Book more than 6 months in advance and get a 5% discount off the tour price. *


4. Student Discount

Have a valid ISIC card? Get a 10% discount off the tour price.*


*Conditions of Discounts

Where there are terms, there are conditions, therefore discounts apply to the tour price only (not to the local payment) when all bookings are made at the same time on the same tour. Group discounts cannot be used in conjunction with other discounts. Student Discounts available on selected tours only. So grab your buddies, book early and begin your budget travel experience on your discount overland trip. Whoop whoop!


Photo by Ilker


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Tags: budget-safaris, budget-trips, discounts, specials

Top 10 Tanzania Highlights

Tuesday, March 9th, 2010
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Ngorongoro Crater Game Drive

Have you ever ridden a camel or swum with dolphins? Why not?

From snorkeling in some of the clearest Zanzibar water, to following the footprints of lions on a game drive in the Serengeti - Tanzania has it all!

The excitement of a hot air balloon safari is rivaled only by being within a car length of a Big 5 animal whilst on a game drive. Achieve the ultimate and climb Kilimanjaro or have 'High Tea' complete with scones, jam and cream at a local tea plantation. Enough adventure for one day?

Head out on a dhow and sip on cocktails while watching the sun set over the azure waters of the Zanzibar archipelago. Sounds good?

Check out the Top 10 Tanzania Highlights: - Ride a Camel in Arusha - Trek Mt Kilimanjaro - View game in the Ngorongoro Crater - See the migration herds in the Serengeti National Park - Have fun on the Stone Town Spice Tour - Swim with Dolphins in Zanzibar - Scuba dive the crystal clear Zanzibar waters - Sail in a dhow and go snorkeling - See the tea plantations near Iringa - Take a balloon ride in the Amboseli National Park

For trips that cover these awesome highlights contact us at www.overlandingafrica.com

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Tags: budget-safari, budget-trips, highlights, serengeti, tanzania, zanzibar