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Namibia and South Africa Highlights

Windhoek to Livingstone
21 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: AFNC21
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Trip Highlights

A Birds-eye View

You'll get an incredible perspective of Namibia's desert landscapes as you journey on a Private Air Safari

Namibia's Coastal Beauty

Take your private plane to Walvis Bay for a dolphin and seal cruise with a beach picnic

A World of Wildlife

Enjoy incredible game drives in Kruger National Park, one of Africa's largest game reserves and home to the Big Five

Inclusions

  • 4WD game viewing in four game parks
  • All flights within Africa including a private air safari in Namibia
  • Game viewing on safari boat rides along the Chobe River
  • Gratuities and game park fees
  • A total of 43 meals
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in five locations

Map & Itinerary

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Windhoek to Livingstone

Designed Exclusively for APT guests
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

Choose from a variety of included dining options sure to tantalise the tastebuds of every guest

Journey to Windhoek, the Namibian capital. Transfer to your hotel upon arrival and enjoy meeting your fellow guests and APT Tour Director at a Welcome Dinner.

Stay: Windhoek, Hotel Heinitzburg

Daily :
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Capture the changing colours of the Namib Desert at Chateau Plains.


Board your private plane and fly to Sossusvlei, where you can take in the various shapes of some of the world’s tallest freestanding dunes. Set off on an excursion to learn about the harsh environment of the Namib Desert and the unique creatures and plants that have adapted to survive here. After lunch, board a short flight to NamibRand Nature Reserve. Upon arrival, admire the stunning scenery as you travel by 4WD to Wolwedans Dunes Camp, perched on the very top of a dune plateau.

Stay: Two Nights: NamibRand Nature Reserve, Wolwedans Dunes Lodge or Camp

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Discover the landscapes and animals of Namibia on 4WD excursions.


Tonight, enjoy a sumptuous dinner prepared by your camp’s chef.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Fly to Walvis Bay for lunch and a dolphin cruise.


Farewell your dune camp as you re-board your private plane for your next adventure. Your flight route begins with an amazing bird’s-eye view of the great Dune Sea of the Namib Desert, which stretches along Namibia’s entire Atlantic coast. On reaching the coast (fog levels permitting), you may also see abandoned mining camps and shipwrecks. Continue by plane to Onguma Private Game Reserve, located on the border of Etosha National Park. Transfer to your camp, overlooking a watering hole and enjoy the peaceful surrounds of your camp’s location.

Stay: Three Nights: Onguma Private Game Reserve, Onguma Tented Camp

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

During your morning and afternoon game drives, experience the wildlife of Etosha National Park, where open desert landscapes create an array of game viewing opportunities. Within the desert of the Etosha Salt Pan, elephants, lions, giraffes and various breeds of birds congregate around the various waterholes. You may also spot wildebeest, zebras, cheetahs, leopards and perhaps even rhinoceros.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Today presents yet another opportunity to explore Onguma Private Game Reserve via your morning and afternoon game drives. Should you have missed any sightings from the day before, perhaps today may present new discoveries.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Board your plane and fly to Windhoek, where your Namibia Private Air Safari ends. Change planes and continue to Cape Town where you’ll be met and transferred to your hotel for the next stage of your adventure.

Stay: Three Nights: Cape Town, Table Bay Hotel at the V&A Waterfront

Daily :
  • Breakfast
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Tour Constantia Winelands and learn more about the local wine industry. Alternatively, take a ferry to Robben Island, where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned and where thousands of freedom fighters were incarcerated; or set off on a township tour.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

Tonight, you are able to choose where to dine from a selection of restaurants.


Ride the cableway to the top of Table Mountain and take in stunning views, before visiting the Castle of Good Hope.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Journey along the winding, scenic coastal road of Chapman’s Peak Drive today to Cape Point, a nature reserve within Table Mountain National Park. Take in the majestic South African beach scenery before continuing on to historic Simon’s Town which has been an important naval base for more than 200 years. A few kilometres away from Simon’s Town is Boulders Beach. Make a visit here and see a colony of penguins up close before returning to Cape Town.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Travel the world-famous Garden Route to Oudtshoorn. Explore the underground labyrinth of tunnels and chasms that is the Cango Caves, before enjoying a dinner of regional Karoo cuisine.

Stay: Oudtshoorn, Buffelsdrift Game Lodge or Rosenhof Country House

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

This morning, perhaps you might like to embark on a meerkat safari; or enjoy a magical elephant feeding experience.


Later, continue on your journey to Knysna.

Stay: Two Nights: Knysna, Turbine Hotel and Spa

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Take a ferry to Featherbed Nature Reserve and travel by 4WD to Western Head for panoramic views of Knysna Lagoon. Conclude your sightseeing with a buffet lunch amid the lush forest environment.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

Tonight, choose where to dine.


Perhaps visit Monkeyland Primate Reserve, where you’ll see primate species roam free. Alternatively, enter the world’s largest aviary dome. Continue to Port Elizabeth.

Stay: Port Elizabeth, Boardwalk Hotel and Spa

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Fly via Johannesburg to Kruger National Park, arriving at the private game reserve of Ngala. Upon arrival, you have time to unwind amidst the luxury of the lodge. Perhaps relax on your private deck before sundowner drinks at dusk. Then, join your fellow guests for a delicious dinner.

Stay: Two Nights: Kruger National Park, Ngala Safari Lodge

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Dine on an outdoor boma dinner at Kruger National Park.


Rise early this morning and head out with your experienced trackers on a morning game drive. Return to the lodge for lunch and time to relax before heading out again in the afternoon. During both of these game drives you will share the land with very few others, increasing your chance of animal sightings.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

After breakfast, say goodbye to Kruger National Park and fly back to Johannesburg. Here, you will stay overnight before your flight to Kasane in the morning.

Stay: Johannesburg, D’Oreale Grande Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Savour dinner as you journey over the Victoria Falls bridge aboard the Royal Livingstone Express train.


Upon arrival into Livingstone, be transferred to your hotel which is set beside the Zambezi River. Enjoy some time to settle in, before taking a short walk through the hotel's gardens to the iconic landmark of Victoria Falls, Watch clouds of mist rise skyward as the waters of the Zambezi roar over the brink and into the seemingly bottomless chasm located below.

Stay: Two Nights: Royal Livingstone Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Today, choose how you wish to explore Livingstone and its surrounds. Perhaps trace the steps of Dr Livingstone on Chief Mukini's Village Cultural Tour then visit the Maramba Market. Or you might like to enjoy an exciting rhino walk safari in Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park. This gives you the chance of encountering the endangered white rhino at close quarters in a safe environment. Alternatively, marvel at incredible Victoria Falls from above on a helicopter flight.


Daily :
  • Breakfast
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Take in incredible game viewing on safari boat rides along the Chobe River over two days.


Travel by coach and boat through Botswana into Namibia and transfer to your water villa on the Chobe River. Enjoy views of Sedudu Island, known for its high density of wildlife.

Stay: Two Nights: Chobe River, Chobe Water Villas

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Maybe visit a Namibian village for an insight into the local way of life, or try your hand at fishing for bream and tigerfish.


Wake to a beautiful sunrise overlooking the Chobe as you prepare for another day of safari boat rides, and see many elephants that call the Chobe home.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Your journey ends after breakfast this morning with a transfer to Kasane airport for your onward flight.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

A Remote African Paradise

Revamped and spacious tents at Wolwedans Dunes Lodge provide a stylish retreat in a pristine setting

Historic Train Journey

Dine on a five-course meal and cocktails on the Royal Livingstone Express steam train, enjoying views of Victoria Falls

Cultural Cuisine

Savour the delicious flavours of a traditional outdoor boma dinner under the stars in Kruger National Park

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