Budget Overland Safaris in Africa



An overland safari is arguably the ultimate way to experience Africa! Self-sufficient custom-built overland safari trucks take you through diverse landscapes of deserts, mountains, savannah, cities and coastline to encounter the wildlife, natural wonders, activities and welcoming people of this immense continent.

This section offers a variety of budget overland safaris in Africa. Our range of overland safaris cover countries across Southern & East Africa and provide a fantastic overland safari experience without breaking the budget.

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Tour Price: from ZAR 4 970 per person
From the slopes of Cape Town's majestic Table Mountain to Namibia's most popular seaside resort of Swakopmund, this overland tour takes in dunes, desolate coastline and the impressive Fish River Canyon. Climb the highest sand dunes in the world at Soussusvlei and experience action and adrenaline in the Namib Desert, where you can try your hand at skydiving, sand boarding or quad biking or simply wind down in the colonial town of Swakopmund.
Tour Price: from ZAR 4 970 per person
From Namibia's most popular seaside resort of Swakopmund, to the slopes of Cape Town's majestic Table Mountain this trip takes in dunes, desolate coastline and the impressive Fish River Canyon. It also offers the opportunity for action and adrenaline in the Namib Desert, and you can try your hand at skydiving, sand boarding or quad biking and climb the largest sand dunes in the world at Sossusvlei.
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 7 770 per person
Starting in Maun and finishing in Victoria Falls this eight day trip gives the opportunity to see 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. Thereafter we head north to the Chobe National Park, which is world renowned for its large herds of elephant. We finish our trip at the breathtaking Victoria Falls where we have the opportunity to partake in the many optional adventure activities based around the mighty Zambezi River.
Tour Price: from ZAR 6 930 per person
Starting our 9 day East Africa overland safari in Kenya's capital, Nairobi, we first visit the Masai Mara in search of the "big five" before heading to Uganda for the highlight of this safari, trekking the Mountain Gorillas in the their natural habitat. The Mountain Gorillas inhabit the rain forests of Uganda, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Rwanda on the high slopes of the Virunga Volcanoes and to track them and find them among the tangled vines and giant trees is a spine-tingling experience.
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 8 330 per person
Zanzibar offers a tangle of narrow and ancient alleyways to explore in Stone Town and dazzling white beaches. The coast and Zanzibar are steeped in a long Muslim tradition, while Northern Tanzania is home to the red-robed Masai people who stalk the plains with their cattle as they have done for centuries. The Serengeti National Park has an abundance of game on its grassy plains, where thousands of hoofed animals are followed by the predators, while the Ngorongoro Crater has been declared a World Heritage Site as one of the most important refuges for wildlife in Africa. Time on the beach and a safari makes a perfect combination.
Tour Price: from ZAR 8 330 per person
The Serengeti National Park has an abundance of game on its grassy plains, where thousands of hoofed animals are followed by the predators, while the Ngorongoro Crater has been declared a World Heritage Site as one of the most important refuges for wildlife in Africa. Northern Tanzania is home to the red-robed Masai people who stalk the plains with their cattle as they have done for centuries, while the coast and Zanzibar are steeped in a long Muslim tradition. Zanzibar offers a tangle of narrow and ancient alleyways to explore in Stone Town and dazzling white beaches. A safari and time on the beach makes a perfect combination.
Tour Price: from ZAR 6 930 per person
Starting our 10 day East Africa overland safari in Uganda's capital, Uganda, we head west into the depths of Uganda to our base at the tranquil Lake Bunyonyi where we will embark on an amazing Gorilla Trekking excursion. The Mountain Gorillas inhabit the rain forests of Uganda, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Rwanda on the high slopes of the Virunga Volcanoes and to track them and find them among the tangled vines and giant trees is a spine-tingling experience. Other highlights of this trip are the memorable countryside of Uganda, known as the 'Pearl of Africa'. In Kenya, Lake Nakuru National Park is home to black and white rhino, flamingo and leopard, while Lake Naivasha harbours large pods of hippos.
Tour Price: from ZAR 5 530 per person
From Johannesburg, this varied overland tour heads to South Africa's famous Kruger National Park, where we go in search of the 'big five' and many other wildlife species. We admire the natural splendour of the Blyde River Canyon before crossing into Zimbabwe to explore the Great Zimbabwe Ruins - once an ancient 'city' in Southern Africa. At the Antelope Park there are many opportunities to get up close to wildlife and even walk with a lion cub, while the Matobo National Park is a haven for rhino and rich in ancient San rock paintings. We end our overland adventure at the mighty Victoria Falls, one of the natural wonders of the world and a base for many optional adventure activities.
Tour Price: from ZAR 5 530 per person
Beginning at the majestic Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe, this 11-day overland tour heads into Botswana where we explore the Chobe National Park, which is famously home to vast herds of elephant that we may see drinking from a peaceful boat ride on the Chobe River. Then there is the opportunity to camp out beneath the stars for a couple of nights in the Okavango Delta, one of Africa's most tranquil wilderness regions. Finally we visit South Africa's largest National Park, which is home to the 'big five' and many other species of animal and birdlife, before finishing our adventure in vibrant Johannesburg.
Tour Price: from ZAR 7 770 per person
Beginning from Namibia's seaside town of Swakopmund where you can explore the desert on a number of activities. This 14-day overland adventure takes us on safari in the Etosha National Park, where magical waterholes attract a host of African animals. We cross into Botswana where we spend a couple of nights camping in the wilderness of the Okavango Delta, the world's largest inland delta of tranquil channels, islands and lagoons. Our next safari is in the Chobe National Park, where we hope to see some of the thousands of elephants that the park is famous for. We end the trip at the mighty Victoria Falls.
Tour Price: from ZAR 7 770 per person
Beginning from the mighty Victoria Falls, this 14-day overland tour takes us into Botswana and the Chobe National Park, where we hope to see some of the thousands of elephants that the park is famous for. We then have the opportunity to spend a couple of nights camping in the wilderness of the Okavango Delta, the world's largest inland delta. We cross into Namibia where our next stop is the Etosha National Park. Etosha's waterholes attract a host of African animals. We end the trip in Namibia's seaside town of Swakopmund where you can explore the desert on a number of activities.
Tour Price: from ZAR 9 730 per person
Mountain gorillas inhabit the rain forests of Uganda, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Rwanda on the high slopes of the Virunga Volcanoes and to track them and find them among the tangled vines and giant trees is a spine-tingling experience. Other highlights of this trip are the memorable countryside of Uganda, known as the 'Pearl of Africa', and searching for the 'big five' in the Masai Mara. Lake Nakuru National Park is home to black and white rhino, flamingo and leopard, while Lake Naivasha harbours large pods of hippo.
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.