From the incomparable wildlife of Uganda to the source of the Nile and onto the sunny beaches of Zanzibar, journey overland across East Africa on this thrilling three-week adventure. Track mountain gorillas through remote forest for a once-in-a-lifetime experience and pursue the elusive Big Five across open savannah on an unforgettable wildlife safari drive. Our overland adventure vehicles (OAVs) are an adventurous and affordable way to see the highlights while wilderness camping will bring you closer to the region’s wildlife. Discover the diversity of wildlife, landscape, and people on your journey through these fascinating countries.
Arrive at any time.
Watch the Ugandan countryside pass by on the day's journey.
Get up early for an included chimpanzee tracking excursion, then visit a tea plantation before setting off for Lake Bunyonyi.
Enjoy a guided mountain gorilla trek in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.
Enjoy free time to enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Lake Bunyonyi.
Return to the capital after a long drive.
Stop off at the Equator along the way to break up the drive.
Explore Jinja, known for its outdoor and adventure activities.
Spend another day exploring Jinja. Opt to raft down the White Nile River, mountain bike up and down the hills or check out the local market.
Cross over into Kenya for a night in Eldoret.
Sit back and enjoy the ride on a transfer through the Kenyan countryside to Nairobi.
Travel south and cross the border into Tanzania.
Visit a Maasai village to learn about the Maasai people and the G Adventures-supported Clean Cookstove project. Meet the local women engineers who have installed clean cookstoves throughout these communities. In the afternoon, opt to visit the Mto wa Mbu village to enjoy a local lunch and cultural experience with the town's villagers.
Enjoy a wildlife safari drive en route to the central Serengeti. Spend the night at a basic bush camp and enjoy the starry African skies.
Enjoy a full-day wildlife safari drive in the safari vehicle. Opt for a morning hot air balloon ride over the Serengeti.
Set off on a wildlife safari drive on the way out of the Serengeti. Camp on the Ngorongoro Crater's rim.
Wildlife safari drive in the Ngorongoro Crater, then return to Arusha.
Fly to the beautiful island of Zanzibar and transfer to the hotel. Enjoy an orientation walk with your CEO in historic Stone Town, and opt to continue on for a longer walking tour, or explore on your own.
Transfer to the airport for a short, but scenic flight to this island paradise. Arrive in Stone Town in time for lunch and an orientation walk. If you opt to continue on for a longer tour of Stone Town, you will be visiting the Old Slave Market, House of Wonders, Palace Museum; entrance to these sites are optional and are to be purchased on site.
Transfer to the white-sand beaches and turquoise waters of beautiful Nungwi Beach.
Enjoy free time to lounge on the beach, snorkel, or tour the island.
Morning group transfer from Nungwi. Depart Stone Town upon arrival in the late morning.
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Trip Name: East Africa Overland
Duration: 20 Days
From Price: $4,399
Supplier Tour ID: DUAE/141301
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