Africa Overland & Volunteer

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Africa Overland & Volunteer

from £4,175
Duration: from 40 days
Countries: Botswana, Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia
Arrive in Nairobi and tour through Ngorongoro, Zanzibar, Irima & Lake Malawi to name just a few, spot the ’Big 5’ in Kruger National Park, volunteer with lions, cheetahs & giraffes.

Africa Overland & Volunteer

Spend Your Gap Year in Africa!

Enjoy a gap year with a difference deep in the heart of Africa. Africa Overland & Volunteer will have you on an overland expedition through Africa. You will also take part in a volunteering project with lions in Johannesburg!

Your Overland Experience

Fly from London Heathrow to Nairobi, Kenya, where your adventure will begin. A tour representative will collect you from the airport and take you straight to your campsite. From there you will journey through the Serengeti, Dar es Salaam, Lake Malawi, Livingstone, Victoria Falls, the Blyde River Canyon as well as other iconic African destinations. Your tour will conclude in Johannesburg, where you can party at your leisure or commence your new lion volunteering placement.

Hear the Lions Reow!

Discover wild South Africa when you join an international team of volunteers assisting in the research of Africa's most charismatic big cat, the lion. Develop an in-depth understanding of this beautiful, vulnerable species, and make a real contribution to their long-term survival.

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You can make a difference on your gap year as well as experience a journey of a lifetime with Africa Overland & Volunteer. Call 0333 333 9923 or enquire via the product page, to book your complete gap year today!

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Price details:

from £4,175


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Economy airfares into Nairobi and out of Johannesburg.
Arrival airport transfer.
27 day overland expedition through Africa.
26 nights camping including equipment.
26 breakfasts, 20 lunches and 18 dinners.
Chobe River boat trip and Return ferry to Zanzibar.
Services of 3 person team including cook, driver and tour leader.
14 day volunteering project with Lions in South Africa.
13 nights bed & breakfast accommodation in permanent tents.
24 hour in country support.


London >> Nairobi >> Johannesburg >> London

Additional Information:

Prices are per person and do not include visas.
Zanzibar accommodation not included.
Please enquire if you wish to leave from a regional UK-based airport.

About StudentUniverse

StudentUniverse has been supplying the best flight, hotel and tours deals to students around the world for years now and we’re delighted to be the preferred travel partner of and to make your travel experience even more amazing.

We have a great team of travel gurus that understand what a gap year is all about just waiting to help you, and since we are part of the Flight Centre Travel Group we are able to offer the best flights, gap year packages, hostels, tours, volunteer placements and insurance - the works. This is not your average travel agency, it’s the ultimate backpacker travel agency.

If you’d like to get in touch to chat about your travels, even if you’re in the preliminary stages and you’d just like some advice, give us a call on 0333 333 9923 or submit an enquiry to StudentUniverse – we’d love to hear from you.

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