26 Day East-South Safari - Dar es Salaam to Johannesburg Overland Safari

This is an action packed overland safari combining the atmospheric tropical island of Zanzibar in East Africa, with the best game viewing in southern Africa.

This 26-day overland safari offers palm-backed beaches, scenic lakes and rivers, the majestic Victoria Falls, the opportunity to watch elephant in Botswana's Chobe National Park, the watery wilderness of the Okavango Delta and the opportunity to track the 'big five' in South Africa's Kruger National Park.

This overland tour also runs in reverse from Johannesburg to Dar es Salaam.

Dar es Salaam to Johannesburg Overland Safari
Dar es Salaam to Johannesburg Overland Safari
Dar es Salaam to Johannesburg Overland Safari

Tour Info

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Johannesburg, South Africa
26 days
Group size:
Maximum 30 passengers
Safari vehicle:
Overland truck

Brief Itinerary

Days 1 to 4:
Dar Es Salaam, Ferry to Zanzibar
Days 5 to 12:
Beaches, Chipata, Lusaka
Days 13 to 16:
Livingstone, Zambezi Sunset Dinner Cruise (optional), Victoria Falls
Days 17 to 21:
Chobe National Park, Game Drive (optional), Boat Cruise, Maun, Okavango Delta
Days 22 to 26:
Francistown, Kruger National Park, Game Drives, Johannesburg

Departure Dates

START: Dar es Salaam END: Johannesburg

Optional Activities

The following Optional Activities are available on this Dar es Salaam to Johannesburg overland tour.

Please Note: Prices are approximate and can change at any given time. Please use as a guideline only.


    Zanzibar Accommodation (p/p/p/n) USD 40-60
    Zanzibar Spice Tour USD 40
    Stone Town Tour USD 50
    Prison Island Snorkelling Trip USD 30
    Dhow Sunset Cruise USD 40
    Dhow Fishing Trip USD 40
    Dolphin Trip USD 40
    Nungwe Snorkel Trip (half day) USD 40
    Scuba Diving from USD 100


    Fresh Water Diving (Kande Beach) from USD 55
    Snorkelling (full day) USD 30
    Village Walk and Meal USD 20
    Traditional Healer Visit USD 10
    Livingstonia Mission Hike (30km return) USD 10


    Zambezi Sunset Dinner Cruise USD 80


    Entry to Vic Falls National Park USD 35
    Microlight over the Falls (15 mins) USD 170
    Helicopter over the Falls (15 mins) USD 155
    Zambezi River Rafting (full day) USD 140
    Full Day Adrenaline (min 10 pax) USD 160
    Rafting and Boarding Combo USD 180
    Bungee Jumping (111m) USD 150
    Elephant Back Safari USD 150


    Chobe National Park Game Drive USD 70
    Scenic Flight over the Okavango Delta USD 100


    Kruger Park Night Drive USD 170
    Kruger Park open vehicle Game Drive USD 80
    Soweto Tour (Joburg / Pretoria) from USD 80


To book this overland tour, please select your preferred departure date and click the Enquire Now button below:

ZAR 13 930
(30% discount)
( normal price ZAR 19 900 )
USD 870 *

* The Local Payment forms part of the overall tour price. This amount is payable on the day of tour departure and is used to cover expenses while on the road (i.e. park fees, camping fees, food, road tolls, included activities, etc.)

This overland tour also runs in reverse:
Tour Price: from ZAR 13 930 per person
This overland safari takes in the vast beauty of the Kruger National Park, the history, wildlife and natural wonders of Zimbabwe, the culture rich Malawi and the tropical island of Zanzibar. From South Africa's powerhouse of Johannesburg to the Spice Island of Zanzibar, we travel south to north through varying landscapes, experiencing adventure in the heart of Africa.