Home >> South Africa

South Africa Adventure Tours

Our South Africa adventure tours will show you all this amazing richly diverse country has to offer as well as the friendly and welcoming local people. From stunning Cape Town overlooked by Table Mountain and through the famous wine lands along the Garden Route, you’ll have the chance to visit many national parks, caves and ostrich farms.

Adventure in South Africa

Addo National Park is famous for its huge elephant population and its dung beetles! Take a South Africa adventure tour to explore the lush cloud forest region around Hogsback or the spectacular mountains in the Drakensberg National Park. We pass by glorious beaches and enjoy sleepy towns with lots of adventure activities like St Lucia. Of course no South Africa adventure tour would be complete without a visit to Kruger National Park, the most famous in southern Africa and filled with wildlife, including the big 5 (lion, elephant, rhino, buffalo and leopard) which you can enjoy up-close. These are just a taste of many of the great things you can see and do on a South Africa adventure tour.

 

Enquire About This Tour Code AFKV Kruger to Victoria Falls

Duration: 12 Days Route: Pretoria to Livingstone Style: Overland Tours Price: US$1,029.00

South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia

Four countries in twelve days as you travel from Pretoria, just outside Johannesburg, to Livingstone and the mighty Victoria Falls. Learn about the intriguing culture in Swaziland, game drive through Kruger NP, South Africa’s largest national park and spot endangered rhino in Zimbabwe.

Enquire About This Tour Code BXAKF Kruger, Falls & Cape Town

Duration: 32 Days Route: Pretoria to Cape Town Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$1,699.00

South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia

This neat tour packs in heaps of southern Africa’s biggest highlights. Drive through South Africa’s most famous game reserve, Kruger NP and keep an eye out for the big five. You also have the option to camp in the Okavango Delta, where you can glide amongst the reeded waterways on mokoro. There is a chance to sample South Africa’s finest wines before ending in Cape Town where you can ascend the mighty Table Mountain via cable car.

Enquire About This Tour Code AFDD Delta & Deserts

Duration: 18 Days Route: Livingstone to Cape Town Style: Overland Tours Price: US$1,369.00

Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa

A journey through some of southern Africa’s most popular countries, ending in the diverse and exciting Cape Town, nestled under Table Mountain. Feel the spray of the thunderous Victoria Falls, watch wildlife along the Chobe River, listen to the sounds of the Okavango Delta, far away from civilisation and bury your feet in rolling sand dunes in Namibia. This tour is packed with wildlife and unique eco-systems, all to be discovered

Enquire About This Tour Code AFSA Southern Africa Encompassed

Duration: 29 Days Route: Pretoria to Cape Town Style: Overland Tours Price: US$2,259.00

South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia

An in-depth journey through southern Africa, begin in Pretoria and finish in Cape Town, nestled under Table Mountain. Enjoy national parks brimming with wildlife, safaris and sunset cruises. Fall asleep to the sound of the wildlife nearby and wake up to beautiful sunrises.

Enquire About This Tour Code BXACT Road to Cape

Duration: 38 Days Route: Nairobi to Cape Town Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$1,999.00

Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa

This popular southbound route encompasses the best of east and southern Africa in just over five weeks. Explore the wild, rugged Africa you’ve always dreamed of and fill your smartphones with safari photos. You can witness wildebeest pounding across the Serengeti plains, lions lounging in the Ngorongoro Crater and rescued cheetahs purring at Otjitotongwe. Get a taste of Africa’s spicy history in Zanzibar and experience the power of Victoria Falls.

Enquire About This Tour Code BXAGC Gorillas to Cape

Duration: 53 Days Route: Nairobi to Cape Town Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$2,799.00

Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa

Whether you are a wildlife enthusiast, a culture buff or an adrenaline junkie this tour has something for everyone. Get metres away from mighty silverback gorillas on a trek through the forest, play ‘spot the lion’ in the Masai Mara and dip your toes in the warm waters of Zanzibar’s most beautiful islands. You have multiple optional excursions to choose from to get the most out of your Africa experience, from camping in the heart of the Serengeti NP to getting away from it all on the Okavango Delta. Combining sun-kissed beaches and epic canyons, this tour showcases the best of Africa.

Enquire About This Tour Code BXAUA Ultimate Africa Adventure

Duration: 76 Days Route: Nairobi to Livingstone Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$4,039.00

Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Malawi, Botswana, Namibia, Lesotho, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia

If you can’t choose what section of Africa to visit first, then just visit it all on this huge 76 day adventure. Starting in Nairobi and finishing in Livingstone, each day brings new wildlife opportunities, laughter and fun times. There is so much that can be ticked off your bucket list, you won’t know where to start. From the gorilla trek to the Masai Mara and Zanzibar Island to the Okavango Delta, this tour has it all.

Enquire About This Tour Code BXAAA Awesome Africa

Duration: 64 Days Route: Nairobi to Pretoria Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$3,429.00

Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, Lesotho, South Africa

Discover Africa’s outstanding landscapes, diverse tribal cultures and amazing wildlife on this epic adventure. Get an adrenaline rush from the wide variety of optional activities on offer. Scour the savannah for lions stalking their prey and keep an eye on crocodiles in the watering holes during safari drives. The exotic spice island of Zanzibar with its stunning beaches and fascinating architecture tops off this adventure.

Enquire About This Tour Code AFVF Road to Victoria Falls

Duration: 25 Days Route: Nairobi to Livingstone Style: Overland Tours Price: US$3,219.00

Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia

Combine east Africa’s biggest national parks with southern Africa. Explore the Masai Mara on safari drives, relax on the beaches of Zanzibar and learn about Swaziland’s traditions before finishing at ‘the smoke that thunders.’

Enquire About This Tour Code AFSS Southern Safaris

Duration: 24 Days Route: Pretoria to Windhoek Style: Overland Tours Price: US$1,929.00

South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia

From Pretoria to Namibia’s Windhoek, travel through national parks bursting with wildlife, feel the spray on your face from Victoria Falls and glide through reed filled deltas on traditional mokoros where hippos wallow in the mud. Enjoy stunning sunsets and incredible safari spots on this tour of southern Africa.

15% Late-Space Special available on 09 Oct 16 departure(s)

Enquire About This Tour Code AFWA Wonders of Africa

Duration: 46 Days Route: Nairobi to Windhoek Style: Overland Tours Price: US$6,199.00

Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Swaziland, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia

An extensive adventure from Nairobi to Namibia’s capital, Windhoek, explore the troubled history of east Africa, visit wildlife rich national parks, home to great migrations and powerful predators and spot endangered rhino through Zimbabwe’s bush. Glide through peaceful deltas and enjoy drinks at sunset overlooking watering holes.

Enquire About This Tour Code AFBA Best of Africa

Duration: 51 Days Route: Nairobi to Cape Town Style: Overland Tours Price: US$6,499.00

Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa

The ultimate overland adventure, travel from Nairobi to Cape Town getting right under the skin of Africa. Spot wildlife grazing on the vast savannah, meet friendly locals who will teach you about their traditional ways of life and feel the spray on your face from the mighty Victoria Falls.

Enquire About This Tour Code BXAVC Vic Falls to Cape Town

Duration: 19 Days Route: Livingstone to Cape Town Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$989.00

Botswana, Namibia, South Africa

Take a journey from the exciting adventure sports capital of Livingstone to Cape Town in South Africa, through Namibia. Watch incredible sunrises over immense sand dunes in the Namib Desert and camp by floodlit waterholes in Etosha NP where abundant wildlife begs to be photographed. With the options to cruise the waterways of the Okavango Delta and try to spot the kings of Africa’s animal kingdom in Chobe, this tour is perfect for adrenaline junkies.

Enquire About This Tour Code BXASJ Southern Africa Circuit

Duration: 43 Days Route: Pretoria to Pretoria Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$2,269.00

Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Lesotho

We embark on an adventure through Southern Africa, with the option of starting the journey in Pretoria. Explore the small but fiercely cultural Swaziland where you can learn about unique Swazi traditions and marvel at the abundance of wildlife in Kruger NP from the lofty heights of the Tucan Travel truck. Travelling through seven countries, you can start this epic circuit from Pretoria, Cape Town or Livingstone.

Enquire About This Tour Code AFWC Windhoek to Cape Town

Duration: 7 Days Route: Windhoek to Cape Town Style: Overland Tours Price: US$529.00

Namibia, South Africa

This whirlwind adventure whisks you through Namibia and South Africa stopping at sensational sights and jaw-dropping landscapes. Enjoy sunset views of Sesriem Canyon and admire the golden colour of spectacular sand dunes found in the sweeping Namib desert. Heading into South Africa we stop at Cederberg where you can explore the local vineyards before ending in the buzzing city of Cape Town.

Enquire About This Tour Code AFZF Zanzibar, Kruger & Falls

Duration: 16 Days Route: Stone Town to Livingstone Style: Overland Tours Price: US$1,789.00

Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia

Start on some of the most idyllic beaches in east Africa, on the island of Zanzibar before flying south to Pretoria to travel towards the thunderous Victoria Falls. Cross into the little-travelled countries of Zimbabwe and Swaziland, packed with unique cultures, drive through huge national parks thronging with wildlife and follow in the footsteps of endangered species arriving in Livingstone where you can see the falls from many angles.

Enquire About This Tour Code AFWF Wild Africa Flyer

Duration: 21 Days Route: Nairobi to Livingstone Style: Overland Tours Price: US$2,459.00

Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia

Combining the main highlights in east Africa with some of southern Africa’s favourites, this tour incorporates the best of Africa with a short flight between Stone Town in Tanzania and Johannesburg in South Africa. It is the best way to maximise your time and see as much as possible in a short period.

Enquire About This Tour Code AFZS Zanzibar & Southern Safaris

Duration: 28 Days Route: Stone Town to Windhoek Style: Overland Tours Price: US$2,619.00

Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia

Enjoy a little relaxation on the paradise island of Zanzibar before flying to South Africa to begin a journey through southern Africa’s biggest highlights. Finishing in Windhoek, the capital of Namibia, get your fill of fantastic wildlife, stunning scenery and colourful cultures.

Enquire About This Tour Code AFKE Kenya to Namibia Express

Duration: 33 Days Route: Nairobi to Windhoek Style: Overland Tours Price: US$3,699.00

Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia

Connect Kenya and Tanzania with southern Africa by flying from Stone Town to Johannesburg. Enjoy the Serengeti NP, bursting with wildlife and the sparkling blue waters surrounding Zanzibar. Drive through the enormous Kruger NP, feel the spray of Victoria Falls on your face, glide through the reeds of the Okavango Delta on a mokoro and admire the changing landscapes of Namibia.

Enquire About This Tour Code AFZC Zanzibar to Cape Town

Duration: 33 Days Route: Stone Town to Cape Town Style: Overland Tours Price: US$2,949.00

Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia

After a few days on the romantic islands of Zanzibar, fly south for a journey through southern Africa’s greatest highlights. Visit the quiet and cultural Swaziland, view Victoria Falls from Zimbabwe and Zambia, drive through Namibia, admiring the many different landscapes before arriving in Cape Town.

Enquire About This Tour Code AFRF East & Southern Encounter

Duration: 34 Days Route: Nairobi to Livingstone Style: Overland Tours Price: US$4,869.00

Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia

An in-depth discovery of eastern Africa and a glimpse of some of southern Africa’s greatest jewels, this tour is packed with safaris, museums and cultural experiences. From the Gorilla Trek through the jungles of Uganda to the sandy beaches of Zanzibar and the powerful spray of Victoria Falls, this group tour will leave you wanting more.

Enquire About This Tour Code AFIS In Search of the Skeleton Coast

Duration: 37 Days Route: Nairobi to Windhoek Style: Overland Tours Price: US$4,339.00

Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia

From the wildlife rich plains of Kenya we head towards the Namib Desert and the Skeleton Coast. On the way we search for the big five in sprawling national parks, cruise down waterways enjoying spectacular sunsets and immerse ourselves in cultural visits and meetings. This journey of a lifetime delivers a huge slice of Africa for the most avid of adventurers

Enquire About This Tour Code AFAH Africa Highlights

Duration: 38 Days Route: Nairobi to Cape Town Style: Overland Tours Price: US$4,069.00

Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia

From sprawling plains filled with wildlife to sparkling blue waters and dramatic coastlines, the scenery changes each day on this diverse adventure through Africa. Starting in Nairobi, head south to national parks, sandy beaches, thunderous waterfalls and peaceful deltas.

Enquire About This Tour Code AFAF Amazing Africa

Duration: 42 Days Route: Nairobi to Cape Town Style: Overland Tours Price: US$4,739.00

Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia

If you are looking for wildlife, this is a tour for you. A photographer’s dream, spot herds of zebras scattered on the vast plains of the Masai Mara, see big cats stalk their prey in the Serengeti and gaze at game from the heights of the Tucan Travel truck in Kruger NP. Pay a visit to Victoria Falls and watch the sun go down over the vast Sesriem Canyon before ending the adventure in vibrant Cape Town.

Enquire About This Tour Code AFRV Rwanda to Vic Falls

Duration: 33 Days Route: Kigali to Livingstone Style: Overland Tours Price: US$4,499.00

Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia

A trail to the thundering power of Victoria Falls, this extensive journey packs in some of the top treasures of Africa. Get world class views of nature on safaris through the Masai Mara NP, Serengeti NP and Kruger NP, indulge on Zanzibar's glorious beaches, and meet friendly locals throughout. Introducing Swaziland, we learn about the country's unique culture before culminating in Livingstone, home to the jaw-dropping Victoria Falls.

Enquire About This Tour Code AFKC Kigali to Cape Town

Duration: 50 Days Route: Kigali to Cape Town Style: Overland Tours Price: US$6,299.00

Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia

Uncover the magic of Africa on this 50 day tour travelling from Kigali all the way to Cape Town. Bursting with wildlife-spotting opportunities and jaw-dropping landscapes, you will need to pack several memory cards! Incorporating top national parks, idyllic beaches, and vast deserts we end in Cape Town where the iconic Table Mountain dominates the sky line.

Enquire About This Tour Code BXAFE Falls, Etosha & Garden Route

Duration: 30 Days Route: Livingstone to Pretoria Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$1,599.00

Botswana, Namibia, Lesotho, South Africa

A tour for keen photographers, you can witness some of Africa's most beautiful landscapes. From wildlife rich national parks , to vast desert sand dunes and epic canyons, you may need to pack more than one memory card! The famous Garden Route takes us through South Africa, delivering picture-perfect scenery each step of the way. Admire Table Mountain in Cape Town, enjoy pony treks in Lesotho, before ending the tour in Pretoria where you can learn more about South Africa's rich history.

Enquire About This Tour Code BXACC Africa Coast to Coast

Duration: 33 Days Route: Dar es Salaam to Cape Town Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$1,789.00

Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa

From the beautiful northern beaches of Zanzibar to the coastal city of Cape Town, discover the magic of Africa on this epic adventure. We discover multiple national parks, and can even stay up all night spotting wildlife camping by the watering hole in Etosha NP. Wach the sun set over Sesriem Canyon and ascend to the top of Dune 45 for jaw-dropping desert views.

Enquire About This Tour Code BXAAV Adventurous Africa

Duration: 65 Days Route: Nairobi to Livingstone Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$3,549.00

Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Botswana, Namibia, Lesotho, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia

You can uncover all the magic of Africa on this extensive overland adventure. You can encounter predators stalking their prey on the grassy plains of the Serengeti and the Masai Mara, meet local communities welcoming you in traditional dress and inhale delicious scents at the colourful spice markets on the beautiful Zanzibar Island. Including so many awe-inspiring landscapes, this tour is a captivating African adventure.

Enquire About This Tour Code BXAGR The Garden Route

Duration: 11 Days Route: Cape Town to Pretoria Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$699.00

Lesotho, South Africa

The scenic stretch of the coastline known as the Garden Route is a truly beautiful area of South Africa. During this thrilling adventure there is time to discover the dramatic landscapes, waterfalls and indigenous forests of the Tsitsikamma wilderness area, delve into the underground wonderland of the Cango Caves and enjoy a safari at Addo Elephant National Park before travelling through the mountainous Kingdom of Lesotho with we end on the Highveld in Pretoria.

Enquire About This Tour Code BXASS Safari, Swazi & Zim

Duration: 13 Days Route: Pretoria to Livingstone Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$819.00

South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia

Enjoy 13 days in four countries working on your wildlife spotting skills. Visit the famous Kruger NP peering at the big five from our awesome overland truck, before entering Zimbabwe where you can track rhinos in Matobo National Park. Combined with the chance to experience a ton of adrenaline pumping activities, this jam-packed tour is perfect for those wanting a “roarsome” Africa experience!

15% Late-Space Special available on 06 Oct 16 departure(s)

Enquire About This Tour Code BXAZZ ZAR, ZIM, ZAM

Duration: 23 Days Route: Cape Town to Livingstone Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$1,219.00

Lesotho, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia

Pick up your selfie stick for this three week adventure to some of the most stunning areas of Africa. Visit Addo Elephant NP to admire the mighty herds grazing on the plains before driving through Kruger NP, South Africa’s premier national park, spotting lions, leopards and more. Venturing into Zimbabwe there is the chance to spot endangered rhinos, visit the vast stone Khami Ruins that were once a great city of the 15th century and get sprayed with water from Victoria Falls. Finishing in Zambia, you can see the ‘smoke that thunders’ from another angle and enjoy an array of heart-racing activities to end your adventure!

Enquire About This Tour Code BXAKC Kenya to Cape Town

Duration: 42 Days Route: Nairobi to Cape Town Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$2,299.00

Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa

Following the exhilarating southbound route from bustling Nairobi to cosmopolitan Cape Town, this adventure gives you the option to visit Africa’s most famous game parks, landscapes and natural wonders. From the breathtaking power of Victoria Falls to the abundant wildlife of the Ngorongoro Crater, there is plenty to be inspired by. Taste the sweetest pineapples in the world on the breathtaking island of Zanzibar,dip your toes in Lake Malawi and camp by the watering hole in Etosha National Park.

Enquire About This Tour Code BXASL Southern Africa Circuit

Duration: 42 Days Route: Livingstone to Livingstone Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$2,269.00

Botswana, Namibia, Lesotho, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia

Take Southern Africa by the horns and embark on an adventure making a full loop through 7 countries. With the option to start and end from Livingstone, Pretoria or Cape Town, the journey is in your hands. Whether you want to begin with adrenaline pumping activities in Zambia, or go sightseeing in South Africa, you can be sure that all countries will kick off the adventure of a lifetime.

Enquire About This Tour Code BXASC Southern Africa Circuit

Duration: 42 Days Route: Cape Town to Cape Town Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$2,269.00

Lesotho, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa

Starting in the vibrant city of Cape Town we travel through the heart of Southern Africa, packing in so many highlights along the way. Drive through South Afica's premier national park, Kruger NP and spot the big 5 roaming the savannah plains. We can visit Victoria Falls from both Zambia and Zimbabwe, and marvel at the views along Fish River Canyon. This tour can start and end at multiple cities so the adventure is in your hands!

Enquire About This Tour Code BXATA Truckin' Africa

Duration: 53 Days Route: Nairobi to Pretoria Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$2,919.00

Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, Lesotho, South Africa

Hop aboard our overland truck and prepare for the adventure of a lifetime. Starting in Nairobi, you have the chance to get straight into safari mode and camp close to the wildlife in the Masai Mara. From there we visit the golden beaches of Tanzania, see the breathtaking power of Victoria Falls in Zambia and taste the local wines in Cederberg before culminating in Pretoria, where you learn about the Afrikaan culture and its turbulent history.

Display #

Newsletter Signup

Title
First name
Surname
Country

Latest News

We are hiring!

We have two positions available in our London office.

Zika Virus in Latin America

Travel advice about the mosquito born illness

Winner at the British Travel Awards 2015

Tucan Travel win Bronze for Best Small Tours Operator in Central & South America at the British Travel Awards 2015

Website and online bookings by Metafour



Login