Big 5 Safari Explorer of Africa

R32 500
Per person sharing
Excludes taxes
Valid From 05 Jan 2019 to 25 Jan 2020
Monthly set departure dates: A Fully guided Eastern Africa safari adventure

An adventurous and exciting expedition that stars in Victoria Falls and ends in Nairobi – escorted by a tour leader. Go in search of the Big Five on safari, gorilla trek through the jungle, laze on the beach in Zanzibar and cross the Equator on this is the adventure of a lifetime!

Big 5 Safari Explorer of Africa

The holiday of a lifetime, as well as an Adventure overdrive. Trekking for gorilla, game-spotting, as well as relaxing in Zanzibar, this journey takes in some of the best of Eastern Africa and also ends at the Victoria Falls; which is also Africa’s adrenaline playground!

** A variety of set departure dates, per month are available to choose from throughout 2019 **



  • The Great Rift Valley;
  • Lake Nakuru National Park as well as the lake, famous for its flamingos;
  • Meet the local children at the East African Mission Organisation;
  • Lake Naivasha, the highest Rift Valley lake;
  • The Masai Mara, Kenya’s finest wildlife reserve; and
  • Masai Mara tribal lands.

Gorilla Trekking (an optional excursion).
Bwindi or Mgahinga Gorilla park, in Uganda or Ruhengeri (Rwanda), or Parc National des Virunga (DRC)

Zanzibar: (optional)
Beautiful northern beaches, as well as Stone Town ( which is UNESCO-listed).

South Luangwa NP, Livingstone, as well as Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park, Zambia’s gateway to Victoria Falls (optional).

UNESCO Listed Victoria Falls, which is one of the natural wonders of the world.


  • Kampala, the lively capital;
  • Lake Bunyoni, as well as it’s excellent scenery;
  • Jinja, Nile rafting; as well as The Equator Crossing.


  • Arusha, the safari gateway;
  • The Serengeti, as well as the Ngorongoro Crater (an optional excursion);
  • Views of Mt Meru as well as Mt Kilimanjaro;
  • Pangani, a historical coastal town;
  • Dar es Salaam, which is also Tanzania’s largest city; as well as
  • Mikumi National Park (transit only).

Lake Malawi, one of the African Great Lakes, in addition to beautiful beaches, bays as well as inlets.

Chobe National Park, which is also famous for its herds of elephants.

2019 Dates:  05 Jan – 09 Feb; 19 Jan – 23 Feb; 02 Feb – 09 Mar; 16 Feb – 23 Mar; 02 Mar – 06 Apr; 16 Mar – 20 Apr; 30 Mar – 04 May; 13 Apr – 18 May;  27 Apr – 01 Jun.

Big 5 Safari Explorer of Africa

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Price Includes
  • Arrival transfer from Nairobi Airport on day 1
  • A fully equipped overland truck for transportation and game drives
  • All camping fees & appropriate equipment Park entry – Lake Naivasha NP.
  • Park entry & game drives – Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru NP, South Luangwa and Chobe NP
  • All road taxes & tolls
  • 1st night dormitory accommodation at Wildebeest Eco Camp and 34 nights camping
  • Services of 3 person crew (leader, driver, cook)
  • 30 breakfasts
  • 28 lunches
  • 29 dinners
  • Return ferry to Zanzibar, spice tour & Dhow Sunset cruise


Price Excludes
    • Sleeping bag – please bring your own
    • Tipping – an entirely personal gesture
    • Local payment paid in USD;  2019:  $2050
    • Entrance Fees: Gorilla Permit + Transfer USD$720 – 870 paid in USD
    • Gorilla Permit and transfer fee: Please note that Gorillas often move across the border, between the national parks in Rwanda, Uganda and DRC, therefore itineraries often have to be changed at short notice in order to track the Gorillas in whichever National Park they have migrated to. For this reason the cost of the Gorilla Permit and relevant transfers varies, as do the applicable visa costs, dependent upon which country we need to travel into.
    • International flights and related taxes (Ask us – we can arrange this!)
    • Visas
    • Optional activities including the Serengeti/Ngorongoro Crater 3 day excursion
    • All items of a personal nature
    • Anything not mentioned
Terms & Conditions
    • Conditions and validities apply.
    • This offer is subject to availability
    • Prices may change due to seasonal and exchange rate fluctuations
    • Visas may be necessary and Insurance is essential
    • Accommodation is per person sharing, unless otherwise specified
    • Errors and omissions in this offer are excepted
    • Subject to IGO Travel's general Conditions of Business
    • Excludes high season/school holidays, block out dates may apply
    • Departure dates are only guaranteed with a minimum of 4 persons. Prices shown are per person travelling. Single travellers will be paired up in tents with another person of the same sex.
    • Local payment – 2019 – $2050, paid in USD.   Please note that this is payable locally on day 1 of your trip in the currency specified.