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Charter Trips in Africa
You have thought long and hard about it and Africa is where you want to go, but the thought of travelling a couple of thousand kilometres in an overland truck with 25 strangers just doesn’t appeal. Charter trips are the answer. Charter your own overland truck for you and your group and we will customise your itinerary anywhere in Africa, anytime!
Why charter a truck with Overlanding Africa?
- No age limit
- No fitness requirement
- Flexible itinerary
- Tailor made to suit all tastes & budgets
- Target your specific interests
- Travel on or off the beaten track
- All equipment supplied
- All vehicle costs included
- Experienced Crew
- You choose your fellow travellers!
Overland Truck Charters in Africa
Whether you have a school group, a large family group or a special interest group, overland truck charters can be tailor made to suit every requirement.
Keep in mind that June to October is high season for scheduled Overland trips and charter trucks are in very short supply. Try and organise your holidays outside of these dates if you can.
Contact us to discuss your overland tour charter in Africa.
- Mixo20 Sep 2012
Hi Hendrik; I have emailed you the details for Lake Kariba. Cheers!
- Hendrik19 Sep 2012
Tiger fishing at Kariba Lake 12 Guys 1 in a wheelchair. Would like to be taken there and back
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com17 May 2012
Hi Vivien; this depends from where you will be coming from. I have emailed you some more information. Cheers!
- Vivien Jonck17 May 2012
Hi; we are 5 Pastors that want to camp in Zimba for 3 or 4 days in Zimba near Livingston. What options do you have for us. We cant fly up our equiptment.
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com14 Mar 2012
Hi Wimpie; costs could vary but you can be looking at anything from ZAR 3500 to ZAR 4000 per day for the truck; equipment and driver hire. All trucks will come with a driver as it is not possible to self drive these vehicles. I have emailed you more information. Happy trails!
- Wimpie Wood14 Mar 2012
I am a missionary taking a group on a outreach to Zambia during the June holiday. It is for 18 days departure from Oudtshoorn. Team is 15 at this stage. what would the costs be? Is there a selfdrive possibility? Thanks
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com16 Jan 2012
Hi Sandy; I have emailed you some more information regarding chartering a truck. Cheers!
- Sandy Johnston14 Jan 2012
Hi I would like to take my nearest and dearest on an overland trip to Namibia and Botswana in August 2012. We would be between 8 and 12 people. aged between 14 years and 75 years. All are fit and healthy. As these are preliminary enquiries; you advice would be much appreciated. Kind Regards Sandy Johnston
- Juan29 Sep 2011
Good day; we are looking at doing a trip up to mozambique next year end of may. what are the cost of renting a truck and what does it include? regards juan
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com29 Apr 2011
Hi Genna! That sounds great. You have the right idea by spending 2 nights at each camp. As you can only drive at a certain speed within the park; driving from Namutoni to Anderson Gate in 1-day is not realistic especially if you will be game viewing inbetween. I reccomend to game drive in the area between Okaukuejo and Halali for your first 2-days. When camping in Halali; I would suggest to game drive in the areas around Halali. When camping in Namutoni; you can spend your time game viewing to the North and the surrounding areas. When exiting the park from Namutoni; I reccomend to use Von Lindenquist Gate. Happy travels!
- Genna George28 Apr 2011
We would like to spend six nights in Etosha; ideally two nights in each camp. Travelling from Windhoek; do you have an idea of the distances in km's and time between camps? I thought it would be easier to do the first two nights in Okoakoejo; then two nights in Halali and then the last two nights in Namutoni. Is it possible to drive through from Namutomi to Anderson Gate in one day? Or is this completely impractical? Any suggestions? Many Thanks!
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com19 Apr 2011
Hi Jana! That sounds great. Please keep an eye open on your inbox as I have emailed you. Cheers!
- Jana18 Apr 2011
I am in need of a 25 seater truck with full camping equipment to be picked up from livingstone zambia on the 22 July. The truck then need to go up to lusaka to pick up the pax from there. It then heads out to the north west of Zambia to Chavuma. It will travel down along the zambezi doing about 70km per day past mongu; shesheki; to livingstone again. Truck to be returned on the 15th of August. We will supply our own food. Please contact me for futher details and with quote.
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com11 Apr 2011
Hi Jean; I have emailed you some options regarding your trip to Namibia. Cheers!
- Jean Poluta09 Apr 2011
I am arranging a trip to Namibia for a group of 9 students. They will be doing a rafting trip on the Orange River over the Easter week-end and will be able to catch an Interliner bus from the Noordoewer Namibian border post on the evening of the 24th (Sunday) April to get to Windhoek on the morning of the 25th and would leave again on the 30th (Saturday) late afternoon for Cape Town. Could you please let us know if you have an excursion available for them that could include Sossusvlei and Etosha pan? The budget is limited; so camping would be the best. If doing both destinations would be too expensive; then a trip to Etosha would be the choice. Please let me know what the possibilities are. Their bus ticket has to be paid for by Monday; so they need to make a decision within the next day.
- Helen14 Mar 2011
I am looking for an Overland truck hire with wheelchair lift access. 15 to 20 seater. We don't need camping equipment as we intend to stay in lodges. Touring Mozambique and Tanzania. Need "take here; leave there" option. Any ideas????
- Karen22 Feb 2011
We (2 adults; 2 children age 10 and 13) are interested in travelling from DRC to South Africa overland in July 2011 and saw that we can hire 4x4/trucks from you with driver - is this something you could arrange? Thanks Karen
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com16 Feb 2011
Hey Glen; We don't have scheduled tours that run to the Congo. The further-est that our trips go westwards from East Africa is Kampala. Send us an enquiry through our website if something like that would interest you.
- Glen Jansma16 Feb 2011
We are thinking of a trip to return to where we lived in Shaba;Congo (formerly Zaire). Looking for an overland trip originating in Lusaka; Zambia or in East Africa or Malawi and travel by way of Lumbambashi to Kamina (central Shaba) and return. Number of travelers = 2 most likely.
- Dayne - OverlandingAfrica.com30 Dec 2010
Hi Abhimanyu; We can definitely help with a charter for you but I would need a little more information about where you would like to go and what you want me to include. I have emailed you some questions. Cheers
- abhimanyu29 Dec 2010
we are a group of 15 people from india. we want to travel from cairo to south africa by overland truck. we want a truck on hire for 12 to 15 seats capacity. we want it from april to august
- Tania - OverlandingAfrica.com10 Sep 2010
Hi Jenny! Sure we do! I am sending you a email with some options for you right now. Cheers;
- Jenny10 Sep 2010
We are a church in Cape Town that needs to take around 40 people to the western province of Zambia in June/July 2011. We would like to enquire as to whether you would hire out your vehicles with 2 drivers each? If you would; what would the cost be? We have South Africans; Australains; and Swedish people on the trip
- Dayne - OverlandingAfrica.com13 Jul 2010
Hi Nick; We have as many as 5000 departures for scheduled tours a year. We also offer a charter service if you want to plan your own route.I have emailed you with more questions so we can plan every step of your adventure.Cheers
- Nick12 Jul 2010
I am planning to travel with around 8 friends next year from Kenya to Cape Town on an overland truck. Do you offer this type of service?
- Dayne - Overlanding Africa.com17 Mar 2010
Hi Sue; during the day the sun will still be very hot with medium to high temperatures and the children will still be able to swim. Early evening and when night falls the temperatures will drop and it will be a bit chilly. Cheers Dayne
- sue hunter16 Mar 2010
Hi please can you answer a question for me- We are thinking of a trip to Namibia in august either camping or lodging. Many of the sites have pools but will the water be warm enough for the children to swim considering the cold nights?many thanks
- Dayne - Overlanding Africa.com16 Mar 2010
Hi Gretha; I would love to assist you but to give you an accurate quote I would require a bit more information. I have sent you an email requesting some details. Cheers Dayne
- Gretha15 Mar 2010
Hi; We would like to get a quote or estimate for the hire of an overland truck for 28 people. We plan to travel from Johannesburg to Namibia in September 2011 for about 3 weeks. We do not need a guide; just a driver and equipment. Thanks; Gretha
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