Penguins on Boulder Beach near Simon's Town in the Western Cape province of South Africa.

Spectacular Southern Africa Family Safari: South Africa, Zambia, and Botswana

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Customizable Itinerary

This is a sample itinerary to inspire a personalized trip designed with your travel specialist

Countries Visited

South Africa, Botswana, Zambia

Places Visited

Johannesburg, Chobe National Park, Franschhoek, Victoria Falls...

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Suggested Duration

14 Days

Discover a wonderful mixture of wilderness, wildlife, and culture during your 15-day family African safari that takes you to South Africa, Zambia, and Botswana. Immerse your family in savannah and wild riverbanks as you search for elephants, rhinoceroses, and lions. From witnessing the roar of Victoria Falls to penguins lounging on a beach outside of Cape Town, you will build everlasting memories on your African family safari.

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Trip Highlights

  • Witness the powerful thunder and draping mist of Victoria Falls as it cascades from the Upper Zambezi River to the Lower Zambezi River dropping more than 300 feet
  • Search for the dynamic wildlife in the combination of savannah, lagoons, swamps and edging desert of the famous Okavango Delta during family-friendly game drives
  • Traverse the waters of the Okavango Delta on a traditional makoro dugout canoe for a different perspective on the land and wildlife
  • Discover the thrill of the intricate details of the wilderness with a guided walking safari that highlights signs of wildlife often overlooked during a game drive
  • Search for impressive herds of elephants when traversing Chobe National Park’s riverfront, which is famous for its concentration of 120,000 elephants
  • Delight in the diverse flavors of South African wine during a family-friendly wine tour of the Cape Winelands
  • Embrace the delightful sight of the African penguins lounging on the pebbled beach and boulders blanketing Simon’s Town
  • Experience a distinctive fishing excursion in the Chobe River for a tranquil yet exciting activity in search of large bream and gigantic tigerfish
  • Relax in luxury accommodations that place your family at the heart of the wilderness for scenic views, charming seclusion, and visions of active African wildlife
  • Visit the infamous prison on Robben Island for insight into the history of Cape Town and South Africa

Starting Price

$7,135 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

Reviews of this Travel Agency

4.87 stars based on 78 reviews.

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