What is an Africa Overland Tour?
Africa Overland tours are a safe way of travelling through Africa via road, with a group of like-minded travellers. It is not a bus tour from A to B, it is a way of experiencing Africa, the expected as well as the unexpected in an overland vehicle that seats between 10 - 24 passengers. Overland tours range from 3 days to 9 months and are usually budget, on the go tours that have you hopping from location to location on a fast-paced trip. You will be able to say that you climbed the tallest mountain in Africa, did the highest bungee in the world, rafted down the wildest river, but also that you spoke in sign-language with a Masai warrior, that you helped build part of a school for Ugandan children, that you joined the locals in eating “ugali” with your hands!
Your overland vehicle is custom built and designed to deal with travel conditions in Africa. Most overlanding is based on camping adventures. This does not only allow you to experience Africa to its fullest, including the typical night sounds, but also to enjoy the group feeling of sitting around a campfire at night, talking about the experiences of that day, whilst devouring a delicious meal cooked on the coals!
History of Africa Group Travel
People have been travelling overland since the days of Marco Polo, and it’s the best way to feel the rhythm and soul of the country you are visiting. In Africa Overlanding started in the colonial days when the great white settlers travelled from Europe in vehicles laden with their worldly possessions hoping to start a new life on the African plains. Then, it was an arduous task to drive from the top of Africa to the bottom, with few roads, facilities, even maps. These were followed in the 1960s by hardy young adventurers in 4x4s that wanted to achieve the Cairo to Cape Town route and painstakingly eased their vehicles across deserts, through steamy jungles, and along barely-there roads.
Africa Overlanding Tours - A trucking good time
Commercial Overlanding was born in the late 1960s when these first overlanders recognized that there were other people out there who wanted to travel overland but didn’t have the unlimited time or money to go in their own vehicles. In the early days, the concept was simple and cheap: bolt some coach seats into a second hand army truck, stock it with spares, tents and food, sign up some punters and hit the road. Six months later, despite mechanical breakdowns, broken bridges and bureaucratic disasters, 20 weary but enlightened overlanders would gaze upon Table Mountain. From the outset, the difference between Overlanding and conventional package safaris was participation, as it still is today. The passengers pitched in, taking responsibility for food shopping, cooking, putting up their tents, lighting fires, and keeping the truck clean. Early itineraries were loose, if they existed at all, and expeditions developed according to the interests and input of their participants. Many of today’s overland companies are still owner-managed by these first overlanders that a few decades ago pioneered the popular overland routes in their own vehicles.
Creature comforts on your Africa Backpacking Adventure
Over the years vehicles and routes have constantly improved. Largely down to better vehicle design with the passengers comfort in mind, and improved infrastructure in Africa. Where once overland groups would camp in the bush each night, today there is a wide range of excellent campsites catering for overlanders and the vehicles, with activities, bars, restaurants, and facilities. There’ll be few nights where you won’t be able to have a shower or a beer; whether they will be hot or cold respectively is another matter however! Many of the barely-there tracks are now tarred super highways, and where it once took weeks to drive a few hundred kilometres, it now only takes a couple of days.
Two weeks or two months?
Overland trips have become much quicker and it’s now feasible for people to explore considerable parts of Africa in just a few weeks. A few years ago you would have had to jack your job in, say farewell to the family, pack up your home, and commit to several months of hard slog through Africa. Today thanks to a comprehensive range of trips and excellent flight links with Africa and the rest of the world, you can discover the wonders of Africa on an overland tour that can last from just a week to two months. There is a far greater choice out there to suit your budget and time frame, and still keep that job (and possibly the boyfriend) back home…speak to our consultants about what tour suits your requirements. Overlanding has come a long way since then but Africa is still waiting to be explored, just like many years ago.
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- Kelly Strong22 Sep 2012
Hi there; my husband and Iare looking to overland from Jburg to Nairobi in September time next year for between 4 and 5 weeks. We are also o backpackers budget as are going on to the do missionary bits so need to save the pennies. We love camping; are up for a challenge and are hoping for some information that will allow us to book a fantastic experience. Please send us dome details; Thanks Kelly Strong
- Mixo30 Jul 2012
Hello Jeff; I have sent you an email regarding your Africa Trip. Cheers
- Jeff27 Jul 2012
HI - I'm hoping to get your advice on the best plan with the following in mind: i have a very close friend who works in Arusha; TZ. my wife and i would like to visit him and of course; in TZ; he'll be able to take us around to explore any number of places - serengeti; kili; zanzibar; etc. But; (and i have done a big overland tour in this area way back in 1996 for some 8 weeks that seems similar to the route of some of your longer tours); i really really want my wife to see the wonders of Namibia. I'm wondering what you might suggest that is budget conscious that would allow for a Namibia side trip to a primarily TZ focused overall trip. my goal is to be in africa for 5-6 weeks. Thanks for any advice you can offer. flights between Arusha and Namibia seem super expensive and so the biggest question is getting from Seattle USA > TZ/Namibia > TZ/Namibia > Seattle USA.
- Mixo20 Jul 2012
Hello Theresa; we have not heard anything about Cyclone/Hurricanes for Angola. Best would be to contact the Angolan Weather and Climate services and they will assist you with more information on any weather history. Cheers
- Theresa19 Jul 2012
Does Angola get any severe weather such as cyclone/hurricanes?
- Mixo21 Jun 2012
Hello Iris; I have emailed you some options of our Johannesburg to Nairobi Trips!! Thank You
- Iris Bijman20 Jun 2012
Hi; we are also interested in taking part in a tour. We wish to go from Joburg (SA) to Nairobi; in 4 too 5 weeks. We want to start the tour in april 2013. We would like to hear some options! (we have a backpackers budget) Thanks.
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com14 May 2012
Hi Patrick; yes absolutely - we have quite a few options for you to choose from ranging from camping to accommodated. I have emailed you some more information. Cheers!
- Patrick Molan14 May 2012
Hi; I am interested in taking part in a tour. My girlfriend and I will be volunteering in South Africa and then wish to go from South Africa (possibly Cape Town) to Tanzania. Do you have any tours that go along this route or something similar? Cheers.
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com11 Apr 2012
Hi Ella; yes absolutely - I have emailed you some more information with options. Cheers!
- Ella10 Apr 2012
Hi there; My boyfriend and I are flying into J-burg on the 24th November and are looking for a tour that goes for a few weeks and includes the victoria falls and Botswana. Anything you can suggest? Thanks.
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com27 Mar 2012
Hi Amanda; yes absolutely this is possible. I have the perfect trip for which has matching dates! I have emailed you the information; so keep an eye on your inbox. Cheers!
- Amanda Axt26 Mar 2012
A group of friends and I want to take a trip to east Africa while on winter break from College. We have 2 weeks; December 22nd 2012- January 5th 2013. We want to backpack from livingston; Zambia (where we would fly in) to Zanzibar; Tanzania (where we would fly out). Is this possible to do in just 2 weeks?
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com13 Mar 2012
Hi Sue! There is not really an upper age limit as long as you are fit; healthy and have a sense for adventure then you will be right as rain. The only thing we do require from any client over the age of 60 years is a letter from your doctor stating that you are fit enough to partake in an overland trip! I have emailed you some information. Happy trails!
- Sue Dawkes12 Mar 2012
Is there an upper age limit to your trips? I am a young 61 year old widow who has deided after 5 years on my own to get out there and have some adventures but it would be nice to have a few people of a similar age.
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com29 Dec 2011
Hi Jame; yes absolutely - it is possible for your son to go on one of our Cape Town to Victoria Falls trips. Most overland trips have a minimum age of 18years; however we do have trips available where the minimum age is 10 years. We then have family trips available where the minimum age allowed is 6 years. I have emailed you the perfect trip I have in mind for you! Cheers.
- Jame28 Dec 2011
Hi; my son and i; is considering your trip from cape town to vic falls. The problem is that my son only is 14 years old; heÂ´s in a good shape and has been traveling alot before. So is it possible for my son and i to even considering one of your trips? -Jame
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com11 Nov 2011
Hi Anne. That is awesome! We have sent you an email with more information so keep an eye out on your inbox! Cheers.
- Anne trewhella09 Nov 2011
Hi I am considering your 4 wk trip from kenya to Vic falls departing on dec 10th. Can you please tell me if you still have availabilty on this trip? Thanks; Anne T. ( Australia)
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com21 Oct 2011
Hi Joe! Yep; we most certainly can assist you as we have quite a few trips that match your requirements. I have sent you an email with more info so keep an eye on your inbox! Happy trails.
- Joe O'Dell20 Oct 2011
I'm on a solo world tour backpacking trip and am currently in Croatia planning my next move. I'd like it to be Africa but need to find place to go that fits my budget. An overland adventure sounds excellent and just found out about this type of travel. I'd love to see the great migration; a national park or two inlcuding hopefully all of the big five and Victoria Falls is something I've always wanted to visit. Can you help!? Thanks!
- Chelsea Doran12 Oct 2011
I am currently in grade 11. I live in Alberta; Canada. Since i young age i have been traveling around the world; yet have never been to Africa. It is my next stop. Year 2013 my bestfriend and i will be graduating and want to take a two month- 4 month trip to africa. Only problem we will be 17 years of age. Would we still be able to travel on our own? What would be the best touring for two ladies?
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com08 Sep 2011
Hi Jane; yes we most certainly do have a trip or two that will be of interest to you. I have sent you an email with more information. Cheers!
- Jane Galway07 Sep 2011
Hi; we want to go from Nairobi to johannesburg in 3/4 weeks on a budget tour; could you give us any tours that you have available. Our departure date from Nairobi would be around the 25th June 2012. Thanks
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com04 Aug 2011
Hi Sarah; we do have short trips available in Kenya/Tanzania; however they start and end in Nairobi; so you would still need to get to Moshi from there. I have emailed you some more info; so keep an eye out on your inbox! Cheers.
- Sarah04 Aug 2011
Hi; I'm looking for short trips in Kenya / Tanzania between the dates 19th October to 26th October - need to be in Moshi at the end of this time. Could start in Nairobi but would like to minimise time spent travelling between places. Thanks!
- Tania - OverlandingAfrica.com27 Jul 2011
Hi Youssef; There is a lot of road between Egypt and South Africa and the time it will take depends on where you want to stop along the way. As a comparison we do it in 16 weeks (4 months). Good luck!
- Youssef26 Jul 2011
Hi; we are in very early or idea stage of looking into the logistics of crossing africa by car. Most likely from Alexandria to Johannesburg or Cape Town. Was just trying to get a feel for the time this would take. If it is two weeks or 2 months so to say. Thankful for any advice. /Youssef
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com22 Jul 2011
Hi Vanessa; we have a range of trips that will suit your needs. I have emailed you some information so keep an eye out on your inbox. Cheers!!
- vanessa22 Jul 2011
Hello My boyfriend and I are looking to book a holiday in Africa around dec/jan/feb 2011/12. We are needing help coming up with our itinery. I hope your company can help. Here are some of the details we have. Dates: Dec/Jan/Feb Duration: 4 - 6 weeks. Style: happy to rough it in tents; however would like every now and to have more comfortable accomodation such as a hostel/motel or even the occasional nice hotel. but on the whole would like to do it on the cheap. We want to do some safari's; bungee jumping and general traveling to all the best destinations accross africa. Budget: AUD$ 2500 - 4500 Do you have any tours that suit our needs. Thanks very much Vanessa
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com05 Jul 2011
Hi Bev. The maximum age on an overland trip is around 60 years of age; however occasionally a fit older person can come too. As long as you understand the nature of the tour and provide us with a doctors letter stating you are fit enough to partake in the trip then you will be able to join! We are bonded with various agencies however you will still need to take out your own travel insurance so that you are covered for any unforeseen circumstances. Should you wish to have any more information please don't hesitate to email us!
- Bev04 Jul 2011
Hi I am looking at the trip Victoria Falls to Cape Town in Dec. Is there any age limit. I am off the older person and have done overlanding before. Are your company cover with Atol; Abta etc;? So we are cover if tour is ccancel etc. sorry to ask; so much information; I most likely miss it. Many Thanks Bev
- Sim25 Jun 2011
I am goin to Cape Town for 2 weeks in Sep; traveling alone. do you you have any short trip to include safari for around 5 days?
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com07 Jun 2011
Hi Kim; We have a range of trips for you to choose from - I have sent you some options! Cheers.
- Kim Asdal06 Jun 2011
Hi there :) I'd like to plan a trip for my 40th birthday and get some info re: affordability (2-4wks); and if September was a good time to go. An Overland trip sounds just perfectly amazing! Places I'd be interested in would be kenya; Tanzania; zambia; zimbabwe; malawi (I have a fosterchild there); others w/b egypt; morroco. If there are any trips that include some of these; I would be very excited to hear. Thank you so much!
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com12 Apr 2011
Hi Marc. Yes; we can certainly assist you with this. I have sent you an email with options. Cheers!
- marc en lies simoens dubaere11 Apr 2011
We are five families (group of plus minus 30 people) and we plan to go to africa in the summer of 2012 for a period of three weeks july-augustus. Do you have possibilities (cape town to vic falls-namibia ?) kind regards
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com05 Apr 2011
Hi Shirley. If you can please reply to the 10 emails we have sent you; we can find that perfect trip for you. Thanks:)
- Shirley Miller05 Apr 2011
I want to travel overland from Capetown or Johannesberg to Nairobi over 56 or 63 days - altogether I intend to be in Africa for approx 3 months. Do you have a trip that covers this and has variable accommodation as well as camping to make is more comfortable? I would prefer to travel with no more than 20 persons of varying ages. I am a fit 76 who mixes easily with all ages and has backpacked extensively over the world. If you have such a trip for me I would like to hear from you quoting the (all) total expenses. I am ready to travel within the time it takes to obtain my visa. Also do you arrange all the necessary permits into the various countries. Please include these costs .
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com10 Mar 2011
Hi Lauren; We have an awesome option that may suit you and includes some of the countries you would like to visit. I have emailed you some information so keep an eye out on your inbox!:) Cheers.
- lauren09 Mar 2011
Hi there. I am desperate to travel my continent.I need advice as to what would be the mos affordable option as well as when do you suggest is a good time to go. I would be interested in the overland tour that has accomodation. I would like to go in June of this year perhaps as I have 3 weeks off; or september next year otherwise whatever else you could suggest :) The countries I would like to see are egypt;morroco;ethiopia; kenya; tanzania; ; zambia;botswana; zimbabwe;malawi. If there are any trips that include some of thesecountries please let me know with prices . thank you so much
- Minette - OverlandingAfrica.com16 Feb 2011
Hi Catriona. That's fantastic; I have emailed you an awesome option that we have for you! Cheers
- Catriona Davies14 Feb 2011
Hi there; I am looking at going on an overlanding trip in the summer of 2012 departing in july after my graduation. I would have roughly 8/9 weeks for the trip. In particular I was looking at the East coast; down to jo'burg or Cape Town. I was just wondering what my options would be or whether going at this time of year is less feasible than going in the slighly cooler months. Rgds
- Tania - OverlandingAfrica.com10 Feb 2011
Hey Ben; We will email you some options! :) Cheers;
- ben doggett09 Feb 2011
I am looking into a trip for one month to 6 weeks. i want to see as much of africa as i can. i am meerley just wondering the time of budget i will need for this type of trip.
- Tania - OverlandingAfrica.com07 Feb 2011
Hi Shameme; Great news! Going on safari doesn't need to be a dream any longer - it is possible! I have emailed you some information. I am not sure about flying over Kili by helicopter though - it is a bit high for helicopters. What about by plane?! :) Happy trails!
- Shameme Adams07 Feb 2011
Hello!! I am Shameme; i am in my 20's (look about 12)!! and have a disability yes it's still one of my dreams to go on a safari (in any African country) with my Mum for about a week!!. It would be long enough; i'm a but vulnerable and so would need a bit of extra care with my problems; I'VE GOT A GREAT PERSONALITY!! though and you'de love me (i promise)!!; could you help do you think? Shameme x P.S. I once thought of a way i could see the top of Mt Kilimanjaro-by helicopter!!!!!!...where there's a will; there's a way!!.
- Dayne - OverlandingAfrica.com05 Jan 2011
Hi Mike; Overland tours dont include the Kilimanjaro Trekking. The trekking tours depart daily and you can add it on to your overland tour or do it before your tour departs from Nairobi.Cheers
- Mike Goss04 Jan 2011
Does the Northbound Tour include Mount Kilimanjaro?
- Tania - OverlandingAfrica.com03 Jan 2011
Hey Dorothy; 18 is the minimum age for scheduled overland trips however we also have specific family trip departures where the minimum age is 6yrs old. Drop us a email with your dates and we can send you some options. Happy trails!
- dorothy02 Jan 2011
interested in trips to south Africa; Botswana; maybe Namibia; victoria Falls. Are there age restrictions with your trips?
- Dayne - OverlandingAfrica.com24 Dec 2010
Hi Lucie; We have plenty of options between Nairobi and Dar Es Salaam and an overland tour can get you there on average in about 10 Days.To travel overland from Nairobi to Vic Falls with an overland tour would not be possible as most of the itineraries follow a 21 Day tour between these two points. I suggest flying between Victoria Falls and Dar Es Salaam with a cheap domestic airline to save on costs and to suit your limited time frame. Cheers
- Lucie23 Dec 2010
Hello; Just found this site and very interested in overlanding next year! I was wondering if you could recommend a way we could do an overland trip in Kenya/Tanzania but then tack on a visit to Victoria falls. I know that's a flight away but are you able to suggest a potential itinerary even if we have to book it elsewhere? Would also be nice to spend a few days at a beach somewhere but now I might be asking too much as we'd only have 2 weeks. Hoping you can help; Lucie
- Tania - OverlandingAfrica.com07 Dec 2010
Hi Gareth; Your best bet is to contact all of the tour operators directly. Google overland operators Africa or similar and you will get a long list. Cheers;
- Gareth W. Robertson05 Dec 2010
Hey good day htere; im intrusted in looking for a chainge in employment and have just compleeted my FGASA level one; i have my code 11 licence; first aid level 1 and a diploma in conservation. would your company be intrusted in searching for a new overlander in the new year by any chance. if your company is not intrested then would you pls offer me assistance in providing me with a few contacts. ragards Gareth
- Tania - OverlandingAfrica.com01 Nov 2010
Hi Shirley; Facilities change slightly depending on the tour but generally: Accommodation is either tented or accommodated with accommodated being a range of lodges; safari luxury tents; hotels; hostels and backpackers. All camps have proper bathroom facilities and if you ever find a 'pit toilet' most have a seat at least. Bush toilets are rare and that is where you will dig a hole for yourself. Trucks are not air conditioned. We recommend you buy a sleeping bag rather than rent one - they are pretty cheap to buy and you can always donate it locally at the end of the trip. We will put you in position to see the wildlife early in the morning and at sunset regardless of where the campsite is located. There is minimal walking to be done on any trip however there are some optional activities that can involve hiking/walking experiences. Happy trails!
- Shirley Miller01 Nov 2010
Are tents used exclusively on tours or is there a variation of accommodation? Do you have to sit on the ground or is there a choice of collapsible chairs. Is there a variation of toilet use on the trail. Is there a frame seat over a pit toilet? Are the trucks air-conditioned? Can you hire sleeping bags? Are the campsites close to the gate or inside the games compound? I believe this needs to be the case to enable early and late sightings. What is the approximate walking distance each day?
- Tania - OverlandingAfrica.com27 Oct 2010
Hi Murray; Well... over 700 trips so we have plenty of options but too many to email! Trips range from camping to accommodated; specialty; photography and some have all meals included; some don't. I will email you some questions that will help us narrow down the options for you and we can take it from there :) Cheers;
- murray campbell27 Oct 2010
myelf and my girlfriend are thinking of doing an organised africa trip sometime in the middle of next year. we are wanting to know what the options are? time is not something we are worried about so the longer the better; what are the accomodation options? is it all camping trips? how does the food work? can you send me the different trips you do please. Kind Regards
- Tania - OverlandingAfrica.com14 Oct 2010
Hi Rene; There is not a trip that travels through all African countries and starts and ends in South Africa. We have a Trans trip starting in London and finishing in Cairo that covers MOST African countries but if you email us some specifics ie: which countries do you mean; we can send you relevant info. Cheers;
- Rene14 Oct 2010
Hi; im keen on doing a trip through all the african countries; starting and ending in south africa; any ideas ?
- pedro iturbide24 Aug 2010
Ok I have 2 weeks on february 2011. This will be the 1st year of marriage for my wife and me. She really wants to go to africa; wht do you think?
- Tania - OverlandingAfrica.com10 Aug 2010
Hi John; Check out our Western Trans Africa Expedition itinerary. Trucks are running this route twice a year with no problems. Hope it helps! Have fun!
- John Collier10 Aug 2010
Travelling through Africa to Portugal. I need information on what safe route to use.
- Dayne - OverlandingAfrica.com13 Jul 2010
Hi Florencia; We have selected Spanish departures during the year. The tour is conducted in English but there is a Spanish translator with you for the duration of the tour.I have emailed you some options.Cheers
- FLORENCIA GAGLIARDINI13 Jul 2010
As you see I can read and spoke English; but we are 2 vet couples planning this overland experience and the rest donÂ´t speak it. Do you have Spanish guides?
- Dayne - OverlandingAfrica.com09 Jul 2010
Hi Steve;Air Gemini is the only airline that operates passengers services between the below airports. I have emailed you contact details for flight reservations.Cheers
- Steve Coetzee08 Jul 2010
I need to get in touch with an ailines and/or travel agent we can use to fly people from Luanda to Benguella. Any Ideas please? Thank you kindly Best regards Steve Coetzee
- ADE RICHARD12 Jun 2010
how much does it cost
- Dayne- OverlandingAfrica.com14 May 2010
Hi Morris; We have many overland tours that will suit you. If you are young at heart and can get on and off the truck without any assistance than this is for you. Tents are normally provided for you and you are only required to bring your own sleeping bag when you take part in a camping tour.We also have many accommodated tour on offer if you would like to sleep in hotels and lodges.
- morris sinor13 May 2010
We are 70 years of age but are frequent backpackers and are in good health. Is this means of travel appropriate for us. What are sleeping accommodations in the cities and is a hotel an option? Do you provide tents or do we bring out own?
- Tania - OverlandingAfrica.com29 Apr 2010
Hi Tessa; It is feasible but not something we deal with. I would contact your local 4 x 4 club as they may be able to put you in touch with others who are considering the same trip. Have fun!
- TESSA SCOTT28 Apr 2010
I am trying to find out how feasible it to drive down africa from london to south africa in my landrover. I would not like to go alone but would rather join a group of people who are doing the same thing. I wonder if you are or know a tour operator of this sort? any help and ideas would be much appreciated! Thanks
- Dayne - Overlanding Africa.com23 Mar 2010
Hi Crystal; We have a great variety of tours that cover those areas. I have sent you an email with more details regarding these option. Cheers Dayne
- CRYSTAL LAMIRANDE22 Mar 2010
WOULD LIKE INFO WANT TO DO A TOUR KRUGER;VICTORIA FALLS AND CAPE TONW 3 WEEKS TIME DO U HAVE ANYTHING LIKE THAT?
- Jimena Gil15 Nov 2009
Hi there; I read about the overlanding tours and they sound amazing. Im from Mexico I love camping and all the traveling that involves getting close to the culture and the experience that a new place brings you. My boyfriend and I would like to travel to Africa and the overlanding experience seems to suit us. We would like to know what are the prices for the trip and also if you have a package or an offer for the flight to Africa. If you could also tell us the details of everything that is included it would be great. Many thanks and looking forward to your response. Jimena
- Tania - OverlandingAfrica.com25 Sep 2009
Will do Tish!
- TishMarais25 Sep 2009
Please can you send me any info regarding travelling through Angola
- Tania - OverlandingAfrica.com11 Sep 2009
Hi Margaret; 'Fairly fit' seniors would have no problem at all! We even have trips to suit 'fairly un-fit' seniors (also fairly un-fit travelers regardless of age and even travelers with disabilities)! ;) Traveling on a overland trip is less about having to be super-fit and more about being up for anything that Africa can throw your way. Obviously there are some trips (such as Trans trips) that are pretty tough and can be quite strenuous - if you were considering one of these we would make sure you understood exactly what you were getting yourself into before you decided to book. Email us any time with questions - the more questions answered; the better prepared you are; the more fun you will have! Happy travels!
- MARGARET WILSON11 Sep 2009
How would fairly fit seniors do....have you adjusted for non-athletes. Sounds so amazing.
- Tania - OverlandingAfrica.com28 Aug 2009
Hi Kim; You will have to contact your closest Angolan embassy. We do not organise visas here. Good luck!
- KIM28 Aug 2009
Dear SIR~~ We want to travel to Angola!! But we must get Angola visa first~ Can you help us to get the Visa??? Our nationality is R.O.C. Should I prepare what things to you ? Best Regards Kim
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