Southern Africa by Intrepid Travel

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Page 11 of Southern Africa

southern africa southern african magic basix plus local payment us$590 physical culture shock 14 days ex johannesburg departs every thu itinerary days 1-3 kruger national park travel from johannesburg to the blyde river canyon one of south africa s most scenic sights then head to kruger national park for some game spotting as well as lion leopard elephant and rhino look for cheetah giraffe and even hippo days 4-7 polokwane game reserve/livingstone with a name that means `place of safety the polokwane game reserve is a highlight of the limpopo province cross into botswana an arid yet fascinating country skirt the shimmering makgadikgadi pans en route to our camp on the banks of the zambezi our base for exploring victoria falls go bungee jumping white water rafting or take a helicopter flight over the falls days 8-12 chobe national park/okavango delta back in botswana there s the option to visit chobe national park famous for its elephants catch one of the park s magnificent sunsets on an evening cruise in the okavango delta be guided through the maze of channels by `polers on mokoro a dugout canoe day 13-14 khama rhino sanctuary take an optional morning flight over the delta before travelling on to the khama rhino sanctuary enjoy an evening game drive to spot white rhinos zebras and giraffes before returning to johannesburg accommodation camping 13 nts transport minibus boat mokoro dugout canoe walking group size max 16 meals 13 breakfasts 5 lunches 12 dinners budget allow us$90 for meals not included departs every thu notes this trip departs johannesburg very early in the morning on day 1 and it is strongly recommended that you arrive at least one day prior trip code spot monkeys jo manifold · take a game viewing cruise on the oliphants river urv kruger mozambique durban basix plus local payment us$295 physical culture shock 7 days johannesburg to durban itinerary days 1-2 kruger national park follow the panorama route through the `place where the sun rises the mpumalanga region explore the scenic attractions of eastern transvaal including a visit to the impressive blyde river canyon and take game drives through the renowned kruger national park keep the camera poised for great photos of africa s `big five elephant rhino lion leopard and buffalo days 3-4 mozambique african and portuguese cultures blend in mozambique s attractive capital maputo and its wide streets lined with jacarandas and flame trees make for an easygoing place to explore after visiting the city s many sights it is possible to take a safari to a local elephant reserve or visit the nearby beaches and islands to swim snorkel or just chill out day 5 milwane national park travel the short distance to the kingdom of swaziland a small landlocked country wedged between mozambique and south africa spend a night in milwane national park surrounded by antelopes and zebras there is the option of experiencing a tribal dance performance days 6-7 st lucia/durban travel back to south africa and take a game drive into hluhluwe game reserve home to the largest population of rhino in the world continue down the coast to the seaside playground of durban a fantastic place to celebrate the adventure accommodation chalets 2 nts dorms or camping 4 nts transport minibus with trailer or microbus group size max 16 meals 6 breakfasts 6 dinners budget allow us$60 for meals not included departs selected sat 2007 start 13 jan 27 jan 10 feb 24 feb 10 mar 24 mar 07 apr 21 apr finish 19 jan 02 feb 16 feb 02 mar 16 mar 30 mar 13 apr 27 apr 05 may 19 may 02 jun 16 jun 30 jun 14 jul 28 jul 11 aug 25 aug 11 may 25 may 08 jun 22 jun 06 jul 20 jul 03 aug 17 aug 31 aug 08 sep 22 sep 06 oct 20 oct 03 nov 17 nov 01 dec 15 dec 29 dec 14 sep 28 sep 12 oct 26 oct 09 nov 23 nov 07 dec 21 dec 04 jan 2008 12 jan 18 jan 26 jan 01 feb 09 feb 15 feb an idyllic mozambique beach michelle van den hove · get a glimpse of the wildlife in kruger national park · relax on the beach in mozambique urn 35 trip code