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 9 170 per person
This overland tour offers tropical beaches, tranquil lakes, scenic landscapes and mighty waterfalls. Zanzibar is a cultural melting pot where you can explore the intriguing alleyways of old Stone Town and enjoy the exotic palm-backed beaches, while Lake Malawi is a peaceful inland freshwater sea where it's impossible not to relax on the sandy beaches. Victoria Falls is one of the world's natural wonders, and there are plenty of adventure activities on offer based around the mighty Zambezi River.
Tour Price: from ZAR 9 170 per person
This overland tour offers scenic landscapes, tranquil lakes, mighty waterfalls and tropical beaches. Victoria Falls is one of the world's natural wonders, and there are plenty of adventure activities on offer based around the mighty Zambezi River. Lake Malawi is a peaceful inland freshwater sea where it's impossible not to relax on the sandy beaches, while Zanzibar is a cultural melting pot where you can explore the intriguing alleyways of old Stone Town and enjoy the exotic palm-backed beaches.
Tour Price: from ZAR 16 730 per person
Join this 15-day wildlife, culture and beach overland safari as we travel through four of East Africa's best known game parks - Lake Nakuru National Park, the Masai Mara National Reserve, the Serengeti National Park and the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. After spectacular game viewing, spend your days exploring the colourful marine life of the Indian Ocean, or relaxing on the ideallic beaches of tropical Zanzibar.
Tour Price: from ZAR 9 730 per person
This comprehensive three week overland tour begins in Cape Town, one of the world's most picturesque cities, and ends at the Victoria Falls, one of the natural wonders of the world. We go through some incredibly diverse landscapes - richly fertile winelands, dramatic canyons, arid and hauntingly beautiful deserts and tranquil lagoons. Highlights include climbing giant sand dunes in Sossusvlei, game watching in Etosha National Park, camping out in the Okavango Delta and a boat cruise in the Chobe National Park. There are plenty of activities to choose from too, from quad-biking through the Namib Desert to white water rafting on the Zambezi.
Tour Price: from ZAR 9 730 per person
This comprehensive three week overland tour begins at the Victoria Falls, one of the natural wonders of the world and ends in Cape Town, one of the world's most picturesque cities. We go through some incredibly diverse landscapes - tranquil lagoons, arid and hauntingly beautiful deserts, dramatic canyons and richly fertile winelands. Highlights include a boat cruise in the Chobe National Park, camping out in the Okavango Delta, game watching in Etosha National Park and climbing giant sand dunes in Sossusvlei. There are plenty of optional activities to choose from too, from white water rafting on the Zambezi River to quad-biking through the Namib Desert.
Tour Price: from ZAR 12 110 per person
There's plenty of action on this three week overland tour, which combines the East African game parks with the wonder that is Victoria Falls. The Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater are Tanzania's best known game reserves and Zanzibar is a tropical paradise that's steeped in history and tradition. It's impossible not to relax on the golden beaches of Lake Malawi and Victoria Falls offers great adventure activities.
Tour Price: from ZAR 12 110 per person
There's plenty of action on this three week overland tour, which combines the wonder that is Victoria Falls with the East African game parks. Victoria Falls offers great adventure activities, Lake Malawi offers golden beaches on which it's impossible not to relax, Zanzibar is a tropical paradise that's steeped in history and tradition and the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater are Tanzania's best known game reserves.
Tour Price: from ZAR 10 570 per person
This comprehensive 22-day overland safari takes in the highlights of southern Africa where we experience our first introduction to Africa's wildlife in the Kruger National Park. We then head to Zimbabwe to visit the Great Zimbabwe Ruins, the Antelope Park where there's the opportunity to walk with lions and Matobo National Park. Then we take in the majesty of the Victoria Falls before crossing into Botswana's Chobe National Park and then explore the watery channels of the Okavango Delta. We go on a final safari back in Kruger before finishing the trip in Johannesburg.
Tour Price: from ZAR 16 730 per person
A combination of two of our most popular overland tours sees your experience the varying faces of Africa, from gorilla viewing in the rain forests to the island paradise beaches of Zanzibar. The memory of the Gorilla Trek and observing these amazing creatures as they meander and feed in their ever-diminishing habitat will remain with you forever. The game parks of East Africa are renown for their unspoiled natural beauty and prolific game, while the island of Zanzibar will see you soak up its exotic traditions. You will be caught up in the way of life, which is hard to leave.
Tour Price: from ZAR 16 730 per person
A combination of two of our most popular overland tours sees your experience the varying faces of Africa, from the island paradise beaches of Zanzibar to gorilla viewing in the rain forests. The island of Zanzibar will see you soak up its exotic traditions, while the game parks of east Africa are renown for their unspoiled natural beauty and prolific game. The memory of the Gorilla Trek and observing these amazing creatures as they meander and feed in their ever-diminishing habitat will remain with you forever. You will be caught up in the way of life, which is hard to leave.
Tour Price: from ZAR 13 930 per person
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.
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.
Tour Price: from ZAR 22 330 per person
Encounter the top safari highlights of East Africa and the numerous adventure activities in and around Victoria Falls on this 26-day adventure safari. Taking in some of the best known National Parks of Kenya, including the famed Masai Mara, before heading to the plains of the world-famous Serengeti National Park. Wonder at the wildlife rich Ngorongoro Crater - one of Tanzania's many natural gems and bask on the beaches at the warm Indian Ocean coastline and Zanzibar. Malawi is filled with smiling, welcoming faces and Botswana's Chobe National Park is sure to impress. We end this epic safari at the majestic Victoria Falls where you can see the thunderous Falls, or have a go at a number of optional adventure activities.
Tour Price: from ZAR 18 130 per person
Combining the perfect balance of beaches and wildlife, this awesome overland safari offers you spectacular wildlife viewing at Kruger National Park, Gweru's Antelope Park, and the Hwange and Chobe National Parks. We also get the chance to chill out on the beaches of Mozambique and to explore the colourful underwater world with various popular scuba dive sites. Spend some time on the banks of Lake Malawi, one of Africa's largest freshwater lakes before ending in magical Zanzibar, where history, culture and tropical beaches await.
Tour Price: from ZAR 16 170 per person
Africa's amazing culture, geography and wildlife are the major highlights of the many countries we travel through. This 32-day overland tour takes us to some of Africa's top game parks like the Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater and Kruger, and to its best natural beauty at Lake Malawi and Victoria Falls. The beaches of Zanzibar and Malawi are a welcome addition to sit back and relax in true African style.