Southern Africa Backpacking Tours
As one of the most popular and famous areas of Africa, Southern Africa backpacking tours offer the best of well-known budget travel destinations such as South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Lesotho, Swaziland, Mozambique, Madagascar, Zimbabwe and Zambia.
Southern Africa is most famous for its excellent wildlife and birdlife, which includes the Big 5 (elephant, rhino, lion, leopard and buffalo) as well as many other species found across national parks and reserves in Southern Africa.
Situated on the tip of Africa, the area includes both the Atlantic and Indian Oceans on either side of its coastlines.
Southern Africa Budget Travel Highlights:
- Okavango Delta
- Namib Desert
- Skeleton Coast National Park
- Kruger National Park
- Bazaruto Archipelago
- Victoria Falls
- Matopos National Park
- Lower Zambezi National Park
- Nosy Komba
- Nosy Be
- Hlane Royal National Park
- Mlilwane Game Reserve
Southern Africa Overland Trips
- Overland trips through South Africa
- Overland trips through Namibia
- Overland trips through Botswana
- Overland trips through Zimbabwe
- Overland trips through Zambia
- Overland trips through Lesotho
- Overland trips through Swaziland
- Overland trips through Mozambique
- Overland trips through Madagascar
Southern Africa Budget Safaris
Southern Africa budget safaris offer an excellent blend of spectacular wildlife, abundant birdlife, outstanding scenery, fascinating culture and vast and varied landscapes, with plenty to see and do.
Travel within Southern Africa is extremely easy, and includes a wide range of activities and attractions to enjoy within this beautiful part of Africa.
Renowned highlights are Botswana’s Okavango Delta, the Namib Desert, Cape Town and the Winelands, the Kruger National Park, beaches of Mozambique, Victoria Falls and exotic rainforests to name but a few.
The highlight of my trip had to be Gweru in Zimbabwe, it was my idea of paradise. So much to do there with the animals and the location of it was just beautiful!
— Anne B (27) from Ireland
The trip was great! A very relaxed ride in a mokoro, followed by camping in the Okavango Delta and watching the animals on the islands was awesome!
— Michael & Silke from Germany
I loved every millisecond of the entire trip... Guess what I did in Swakopmund? I skydived out of a plane - woohoo was that AWESOME :-)
— JoJo E (61) from Switzerland
Finally home and had a great timeâ€¦. I loved the shark diving, Sossusvlei and Himba people. Saw Lions, a Leopard, Elephants, Giraffes, everything really! Thanks for…
— John E from Canada
I did not believe in god till i visited Chobe National Park.
— Juca from Uruguay
Do this on the Cape Town to Nairobi with Gorilla Trek.Tours with Gorilla Trekking in Uganda
Do this on the Best of South Africa.Tours with Kruger National Park Game Drive
Do this on the Cape Town to Nairobi Epic.Tours with Mt Kilimanjaro Trekking
Do this on the Best of South West Africa.Tours with Okavango Delta Mokoro Excursion
Do this on the Best of East Africa.Tours with Serengeti National Park Excursion
Do this on the Best of South West Africa.Tours with Victoria Falls Flight of Angels
Do this on the Best of South West Africa.Tours with White Water Rafting on the Zambezi River
Visit Etosha National Park on the Best of South West AfricaTours through Etosha National Park
Visit Serengeti National Park on the Best of East AfricaTours through Serengeti National Park