Serengeti to Victoria Falls Overland: Night Stars & Spices - Kenya
Inhale the fragrant perfume of Zanzibar’s spice plantations, hunt for the perfect snapshot of the ever-elusive "big five" across the Serengeti, feel the thunder of Victoria Falls – uncover the spectacular highlights of five African countries on this stellar 20-day adventure. Enjoy the stunning wilderness and rural villages from the comfort of our Lando (overland adventure vehicle) and camp under the big African sky for a unique perspective of this majestic land. With a unique itinerary that offers plenty of options, uncover all that this diverse region has to offer.
Day 1 Nairobi
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 Nairobi/Arusha
Cross through the semi-arid lands of the Maasai people to Arusha.
Day 3 Arusha/Serengeti National Park
Enjoy a wildlife safari drive en route to the camp site in the central Serengeti.
Day 4 Serengeti National Park/Ngorongoro
Enjoy a wildlife safari drive in the Serengeti during the day, and finish the evening camping at the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater.
Day 5 Ngorongoro/Arusha
Venture down to the crater floor, and take in a final safari experience viewing the high concentration of wildlife bound by the crater walls.
Day 6 Arusha/Bagamoyo
Hit the road, and enjoy the varied landscapes on the way to the Indian Ocean coast.
Day 7 Bagamoyo/Zanzibar Beach Resort
Drive to Dar es Salaam, then hop on a ferry to Zanzibar and transfer to the picturesque island beaches.
Day 8 Zanzibar Beach Resort
Take the day to enjoy paradise. Opt to go diving, snorkelling, take a sailing trip, or just sit back and relax.
Day 9 Stone Town
Travel back to Stone Town for a final night on this enchanting island.
Day 10 Stone Town/Baobab Valley
Ferry to Dar es Salaam then continue to Baobab Valley.
Day 11 Baobab Valley/Iringa
Spend another day on the road, and journey south to Iringa. Visit a crafts centre that supports the local community.
Day 12 Iringa/Chitimba
Cross into Malawi and travel to beautiful Lake Malawi.
Day 13 Chitimba/Kande Beach
Travel to another beautiful beach area on Lake Malawi.
Day 14 Kande Beach
Enjoy a traditional dinner in a local home, and opt to explore by foot, go snorkelling, or take a village tour.
Day 15 Kande Beach/Chipata
Cross the border into Zambia.
Day 16 Chipata/South Luangwa
Stop for lunch, and a visit of the craft workshop, at the G Adventures-supported Tribal Textiles Market & Courtyard Cafe. Opt for an afternoon, or night, wildlife safari drive in South Luangwa National Park.
Day 17 South Luangwa
Enjoy a free day to explore South Luangwa NP, a wildlife haven. Opt to go on a walking safari (seasonal), night drive, or visit a nearby local village.
Day 18 South Luangwa/Lusaka
Sit back and enjoy a day of driving, taking in the scenery.
Day 19 Lusaka/Victoria Falls
Continue travelling across Zambia, cross the border into Zimbabwe and finish at the lovely town of Victoria Falls.
Day 20 Victoria Falls
Depart at any time.
Reference : GAH