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Livingstone to Johannesburg

Livingstone, Zambia

Livingstone to Johannesburg

Kafue National Park, Zambia

Livingstone to Johannesburg

Lower Zambezi Valley, Zambia

Livingstone to Johannesburg

Lusaka, Zambia

Livingstone to Johannesburg

South Luangwa National Park, Zambia

Livingstone to Johannesburg

Lilongwe, Malawi

Livingstone to Johannesburg

Cape Maclear, Malawi

Livingstone to Johannesburg

Benguerra Islands, Mozambique

Livingstone to Johannesburg

Inhambane, Mozambique

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Livingstone to Johannesburg

This tour takes you from Livingstone to Johannesburg in 22 days. PDFGrab the Tour Dossier PDF .

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22 days


Small Group Tours, Camping Tours,



Tour Summary

The ancient 'Trade Route' takes us through the heart of Africa. From Zambia to Malawi and down the Mozambique coast, this small group safari is a diverse and fascinating trip!


General Notes

In the Luangwa Valley we stay at Wildlife Camp who donate 60% of their revenues to the Wildlife and Environmental Conservation Society of Zambia. Your visit will also support employment opportunities.

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A day-by-day breakdown of what to expect and where you'll be staying.

Livingstone to Johannesburg

Day 1, Livingstone

Our day is at leisure to explore the town of David Livingstone and experience some of the many activities.

Day 2, Livingstone

With a day full of adventure, be sure not to miss the Bungee from Victoria Falls bridge, World class White Water rafting or abseil down Batoka Gorge. For the less adventurous there is horse back safaris, elephant back safaris, and the ever popular 'Flight of the Angels'.

Livingstone to Johannesburg

Day 3, Livingstone to Kafue National Park

From Livingstone, we head north-east into Zambia and stop at the Kafue River. We spend the night here and have the opportunity to visit the neighbouring village and meet the local people who live nearby.

Day 4 to 5, Kafue National Park to Lower Zambezi Valley

Down into the Lower Zambezi Valley we go for 2 relaxing nights on the river. Campfires, bird and wildlife watching.... sounds perfect!

Livingstone to Johannesburg

Day 6, Lower Zambezi Valley to Lusaka

Lusaka is where we stock up on supplies in the bustling shops and markets of the Zambian capital.

Day 7 to 9, Lusaka to South Luangwa National Park

South Luangwa National Park is wild and remote and has an abundance of wildlife rarely seen in other game reserves. We base ourselves on the banks of the Luangwa River and explore the area with a game walks and a game drive.

Livingstone to Johannesburg

Day 10, South Luangwa National Park to Lilongwe

We head to the Capital of Malawi, Lilongwe where we restock with fresh supplies in the local markets. The old city centres vibrant markets, cafes, shops and restaurants are well worth a visit.

Day 11 to 12, Lilongwe to Cape Maclear

Camping on the beach at Cape Maclear in the Lake Malawi National Park, a World Heritage Site, we'll take a boat out to the islands to explore the fantastic bays and coves in the area and can snorkel around the island at Otter Point to see the colourful endemic fish.

Livingstone to Johannesburg

Day 13 to 14, Cape Maclear to Benguerra Islands

Heading south through Blantyre, named after the birth place of legendary explorer David Livingstone, we enter Mozambique. Making our way back over the Zambezi River we travel through the Tete region, camping en route.

Day 15 to 16, Benguerra Islands

We reach the Indian Ocean and turn south towards our casitas in Vilankulo. A full day is spent exploring the Benguerra Islands on a local dhow. Beautiful blue sea, expansive white beaches and some excellent seafood available - what a day!

Livingstone to Johannesburg

Day 17 to 18, Benguerra Islands to Inhambane

Arab influences are strong in Inhambane dating back to when slaves, ivory, gold and spices were traded. Explore the town and its 200-year-old cathedral, before visiting Praia de Barra and our casitas under the palms. Dhow trips and scuba diving are some of the optional activities available.

Day 19 to 20, Inhambane to Kruger National Park

We enter the greater Kruger National Park to visit big game country! Exciting game drives allow chances to spot lions, giraffe and the mighty elephant. Relaxing in the tranquil bush we experience the true African wilderness.

Livingstone to Johannesburg

Day 21 to 22, Kruger National Park to Johannesburg

Departing Kruger, we tour the Panorama Route, visiting Bourkes Luck Potholes, God’s Window and the Three Sisters.
We return to Johannesburg in the afternoon of day 22, sun-tanned, laid-back and ready to rejoin life.

Meals included in your tour cost

21 Breakfasts, 18 Lunches, 15 Dinners

Highlights included in your tour cost

Livingstone to Johannesburg

Bazaruto Archipelago Dhow Safari

Gorgeous Bazaruto Archipelago Tropical Mozambique waters White sand beaches Glorious coral reefs and fishlife

Livingstone to Johannesburg

Kruger National Park Game Drive

View the Big 5 in their own environment World Famous Kruger National Park

Livingstone to Johannesburg

South Luangwa National Park Game Drive

Virtually untouched by huge volumes of tourism 'One of the greatest wildlife sanctuaries in the world'

There are 18 optional activities available on this trip.

Prices shown are approximate

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This tour goes through: Livingstone, Lower Zambezi Valley, Lusaka, South Luangwa National Park, Lilongwe & 5 other destination(s) in Africa.


Crew: 2 crew (including cook)
Vehicle: Overland Truck
Other: Sleeping mat included

Recent Feedback

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Anne B (27) from Ireland

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JoJo E (61) from Switzerland

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