This brief but eventful adventure crosses three countries and takes in two of southern Africa's most famous sites - the Kruger National Park and breathtaking Victoria Falls. Encounter lions, leopards, zebras and giraffes while travelling on game drives through landscapes blessed with breathtaking natural beauty. This compact adventure is big on excitement and will be sure to thrill.
Day 1 Johannesburg
The adventure begins in the bustling streets of South AfricaÂ’s largest city. Perhaps arrive early and visit the township of Soweto to learn about the countryÂ’s recent history.
Days 2-3 Kruger National Park
On the way to Kruger National Park, take in spectacular views of stunning Blyde River Canyon and the Three Rondavels. Once at iconic Kruger National Park, embark on thrilling game drives through the savanna which show the circle of life in full colour. Spot cunning predators, such as lions and cheetahs, as well as gentle giraffes and zebras. At night, camp in the middle of the park and listen to the calls of the wild as nocturnal creatures come out to play.
Day 4 Eastern Botswana/Palapye
A final drive through Kruger in the morning provides another opportunity to spot game. Hit the road and travel to beautiful Botswana and stay overnight in the town of Palapye.
Day 5 Northern Botswana
Head to northern Botswana and enjoy a game drive against the backdrop of a warm, golden sunset. Botswana is known for its abundance of elephants, so keep eyes peeled for these majestic creatures.
Days 6-7 Victoria Falls
Rise early to continue the journey towards Zimbabwe. Cross the border and be awe-struck by the enormity and sheer power of Victoria Falls. Hear the tremendous roar as torrents of white water crash into the chasm below and feel the mist of the water spray. There are many ways to explore this area and adventure activities are popular, so perhaps choose to try rafting, canoeing or abseiling for a memorable experience.