African Overland Safaris

An overland safari is an increasingly popular way of seeing this massive and varied continent. Overlanding in Africa is a great way to travel from country to country - experience everchanging landscapes, different cultures and the magnificent wildlife Africa is known for.

We at African Overland Safaris offer budget overland camping tours in Africa; tours that comprehensively cover Africa's best overland safari destinations, adventure activities and national parks.

In addition to our budget overland tours in Africa, we also offer a wide variety of short budget tours to the world-reknowned Kruger National Park ... ideal for those looking for an African Safari but with limited time available.

Budget Overland Tours

Budget Overland Tours

30% Discount on all 2016 departures

Our African overland tour expeditions cover famous destinations such as Etosha, Victoria Falls, the Serengeti and the Masai Mara, but via remote areas where we discover the people, culture and wildlife of Africa.

Each overland tour has an experienced crew and a specially designed, self-sufficient overland truck. We camp in designated campsites with facilities while enjoying the odd night bush camping in exciting locations.

View budget overland tours per region:

Our Most Popular Overland Tours

Tour Price: from ZAR 7 770 per person
Starting in Victoria Falls this eight day Botswana overland tour gives the opportunity to see the breathtaking Victoria Falls and partake in the many optional adventure activities based around the mighty Zambezi River. Then we visit Chobe National Park, which is world renowned for its large herds of elephant, and the Okavango Delta, the largest inland delta in the world where we camp for two nights under the stars in one of Africa's greatest wildernesses.
Tour Price: from ZAR 13 230 per person
Incorporating four amazing game reserves over ten days this East Africa overland safari really does highlight the best of East Africa. Lake Nakuru National Park is famous for its thousands of pink flamingos and healthy rhino populations whilst the Masai Mara National Reserve is world renowned for big five sightings. In Tanzania's Serengeti National Park, the vast plains support thousands of wildebeest, zebra and gazelle and the predators that follow in their wake, while the Ngorongoro Crater is packed with animals and offers sweeping views from its rim.
Tour Price: from ZAR 11 130 per person
Explore some of the best known Southern African highlights on this fantastic overland safari through the bush, along the beaches and up the Natural Wonder of the Victoria Falls. Begining in Johanesburg, travel to the Kruger National Park for wildlife viewing that is unsurpassed. Spot the 'Big Five' and many other animal and bird species while game driving through this superb National Park. Heading to the picturesque coast, Mozambique offers a colourful history combined with picture perfect beaches and is a fast favourite of divers for it's diverse marine life. After exploring some of it's many coves, enjoy the hospitality of the Antelope Park at Gweru where our camp is surrounded by the friendly resident wildlife. Then finish off with game driving in Zimbabwe's oldest National Park - Hwange, before ending the trip at Victoria Falls.
Tour Price: from ZAR 20 370 per person
Africa conjures up images of magical animals, beautiful sunsets and wide open places, and this African overland safari offers all this and so much more. Have adrenaline charged fun in the adventure playground of Victoria Falls, enjoy the hospitality of Malawi, explore culturally rich Zanzibar and trek mountain gorillas in the misty rainforests of East Africa. Then there are the famous game parks of the Serengeti & Ngorongoro Crater and Masai Mara, which are some of the best places in Africa to see a whole host of African animals.
Tour Price: from ZAR 20 370 per person
Jump on board as we head to the Kruger National for our first taste of the African bush. From here we head to Mozambique where divers and beach enthusiasts can experience a multitude of colourful marine life. Zimbabwe is the next country we visit and we experience another fantastic game viewing experience at the Hwange National Park before we head to the adventure capital of Africa, Victoria Falls. We visit the world-famous Chobe National Park before travelling north into Zambia on our to Malawi. Once in East Africa, we first visit the historic island of Zanzibar before we head to our final wildlife destination, the Serengeti National Park and the Nogorongoro Crater.
Tour Price: from ZAR 18 130 per person
Beginning our overland safari with some relaxing days on Zanzibar's dazzling beaches we then travel to picturesque Lake Malawi. From there we take in the sight of the magnificent Victoria Falls before journeying to the tranquil lagoons and waterways of the Okavango Delta. We then travel to Namibia's desolate coastline and dramatic desert before ending our trip at the foot of Cape Town's famous Table Mountain. This is the perfect combination of diverse scenery, rewarding wildlife watching and time at leisure on the beach.
Tour Price: from ZAR 25 130 per person
Encounter top highlights of East and Southern Africa on this epic 37 day overland adventure from Nairobi to Johannesburg. Our adventure starts in Nairobi, taking in some of the best known National Parks of Kenya including the famed Masai Mara, Serengeti and one of Tanzania's many gems the Ngorongoro Crater known for its rich wildlife. Bask on the beautiful beaches of East Africa and Zanzibar. Chill out at Lake Malawi and visit the majestic Victoria Falls and raft the mighty Zambezi. Experience Botswana, the land of the giants in all its glory at Chobe National Park and bush camp under the stars in the Okavango Delta. Our overland adventure ends in vibrant Johannesburg, after visiting Kruger National Park, looking for the 'big five' and many other species.
Tour Price: from ZAR 19 530 per person
The Cape Town to Nairobi overland tour offers culture, wildlife and some of the most spectacular scenery to be found in Africa. Southern Africa doesn't disappoint with impressive Table Mountain, the highest sand dunes in the world in Namibia and the majestic Victoria Falls. We enjoy the tranquil setting along Lake Malawi, relax on white-sand beaches and snorkel the magnificent reefs on Zanzibar and we search for the 'big five' in world renowned game parks.
Tour Price: from ZAR 25 130 per person
On this Johannesburg to Nairobi overland tour through eight countries, you will see a variety of landscapes from vast tracts of animal-filled bush, tranquil lakes and rivers, misty rain forests and dazzling beaches. There is a wealth of game parks to explore on the hunt for the 'big five', then there's the magnificent Victoria Falls, and to stare into the soft brown eyes of a gorilla is an experience not to be forgotten. From south to north, this offers the best attractions in east and southern Africa.
Tour Price: from ZAR 29 330 per person
This Cape Town to Nairobi overland tour is an epic 56 day African overland safari covering all the highlights of nine countries in southern and east Africa. Beginning in dynamic Cape Town, easily one of the most beautiful cities in the world, we visit the giant sand dunes in Namibia's Namib-Naukluft Park, the vast wilderness of the Okavango Delta and the thundering Victoria Falls. Idle away sunny days on Lake Malawi, bask on palm-backed beaches on Zanzibar, watch thousands of animals trample the plains of the Masai Mara and the Serengeti, and stare into the soft brown eyes of a gorilla.
Camping Tours

Overland Camping Tours

Capture the true essence of an African safari on one of our overland camping tours.

Our camping tours operate with a maximum number of 18 guests (except for the Cape to Vic Falls tour - maximum 24 guests) onboard an adventure truck

All camping tours are participative so you will be responsible for erecting your own tent, basic camp chores and having a good time with your new friends. We provide all camping equipment, you just need to bring along a towel and a sleeping bag.

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Kruger Park Tours

Kruger Park Tours

Looking to go on your dream African Safari but have limited time? Look no further. We offer a wide variety of budget tours to the Kruger National Park.

Our experienced Safari Guides will be with you every step of the way to help you sight South Africa's famous Big 5. With our budget-friendly range of accommodation options; ranging from 2-person dome-style tents to air-conditioned en-suite chalets, there is sure to be a safari to fit every budget.

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