Trans Africa - the Cape to Cairo from Dragoman is an exhilarating holiday in Alexandria (Egypt), Amboseli National Park (Kenya), Arusha (Tanzania), Aswan (Egypt), Bulawayo (Zimbabwe), Cairo (Egypt), Cape Town (South Africa), Chobe National Park (Botswana), El Quseir (Egypt), Etosha National Park (Namibia), Hwange National Park (Zimbabwe), Jinja (Uganda), Kasane (Botswana), Lake Manyara National Park (Tanzania), Lake Mburo National Park (Uganda), Lilongwe (Malawi), Livingstone (Zambia), Luxor (Egypt), Maasai Mara National Reserve (Kenya), Marsa Alam (Egypt), Maun (Botswana), Murchison Falls National Park (Uganda), Nairobi (Kenya), Ngorongoro Crater (Tanzania), Queen Elizabeth National Park (Uganda), Samburu National Reserve (Kenya), South Luangwa National Park (Zambia), Swakopmund (Namibia), Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe), Zanzibar (Tanzania). Available from 17 Nov 2020 to 19 Apr 2022 this 142 day trip costs from £8,049.50 and has a maximum group size of 22 persons.
There is, quite simply, no better way to see Africa than on this epic overland journey! Our popular Nile Route, taking you on the epic overland journey between Cairo and Cape Town, will give you an unparalleled insight into this amazing continent. Dragoman have been leading the way in African overland expeditions since 1981, so take advantage of our years of experience and come with us as we include all the must-see attractions as well as heading into the wilds, well away from the usual tourist trail. With Dragoman you will visit the wonders of ancient Egypt such as the Pyramids of Giza, the Valley of the Kings and the iconic temples of Abu Simbel, and then discover some lesser known gems like the Meroe Pyramids of Sudan or the Temples of Axum in Ethiopia. You will journey through the remote tribal lands of Ethiopia's Omo Valley, and head out on safari in East Africa's great game parks such as the Serengeti, Maasai Mara, South Luangwa and Etosha. You will track mountain gorillas on foot in Rwanda, as well as chimpanzees in Uganda and rhinos in Zimbabwe! You'll paddle canoes on the Lower Zambezi and mokoros through Botswana's Okavango Delta, see the mighty Victoria Falls, and get to relax on the stunning beaches of Zanzibar and Lake Malawi. You'll enjoy the unbelievable scenery of Namibia, including its phenomenal Fish River Canyon and incredible sand dunes at Sesriem. And you'll have the chance to get the adrenaline pumping in Uganda's Jinja, Zimbabwe's Victoria Falls and on the Skeleton Coast at Swakopmund with a plethora of optional outdoor activities. Very few trips in the world can be thought of as iconic as this incredible journey from the Mediterranean to the Cape - join us for this complete African adventure!