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London to Cairo Trans

41 weeks from GBP £10,000 plus local payment US$4,000 (What’s this?)


Week 1-4: London Gibraltar & Morocco
Week 5: Mauritania
Week 6-8: Senegal, Mali, Ivory Coast or Burkina Faso
Week 9-10: Ghana
Week 11-12: Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon
Week 13-14: Cameroon
Week 15-17: Gabon, Congo, Cabinda (Angola)
Week 18: Democratic Republic of Congo
Week 19-20: Angola
Week 21-22: Namibia
Week 23: South Africa, Cape Town
Week 24 – Cape Town – break, Garden route
Week  25: South Africa, Namibia, Botswana
Week 26-27: Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi
Week  28-30: Tanzania, Nairobi, Kenya
Week 31 Nairobi - break Mombasa
Week 32–34: Uganda Gorillas, Kenya
Kenya 35: Mt Kenya & Northern Kenya
Week  36-38: Ethiopia
Week 39: Sudan
Week 40-41: Egypt, Cairo

Fes/Meknes/Marrakech, Morocco
Atlas Mountains/Todra Gorge, Morocco
Desert Crossing, Mauritania
Beaches, Ivory Coast/Ghana
Slave Forts, Ghana
Kakum Forest Reserve, Ghana
Marche des Fetishes, Togo
Stilted village, Benin
Oshogbo & Sacred Grove, Nigeria
Mount Cameroon, Cameroun
Primal Tropical Forests, Gabon
Congo River crossing, Congo to Angola
Christ the King statue, Angola
Etosha National Park, Namibia
Otjitotongwe Cheetah Park, Namibia
Rock engravings, Namibia
Skeleton Coast, Namibia
Cape Cross seal colony, Namibia
Swakopmund, Namibia
Namib Naukluft National Park, Namibia
Sossusvlei, Namibia
Fish River Canyon, Namibia
Canoeing Orange River, South Africa
Stellenbosch wine tour, South Africa
Cape Town, South Africa
Chobe National Park, Botswana
Okavango Delta, Botswana
Zambezi white water rafting, Zambia
Victoria Falls + adrenaline activities, Zambia
Zambezi sunset cruise, Zambia
South Luangwa National Park, Zambia
Lake Malawi, Malawi
Kande Beach, Malawi
Mikumi National Park, Tanzania
Dar es Salaam & Zanzibar Island, Tanzania
Masai Villages, Tanzania
Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
Ngorongoro Crater Reserve, Tanzania
Lake Nakuru Nat Park, Kenya
Hell’s Gate, Kenya
Rift Valley Lakes, Kenya
Mountain Gorillas, Uganda
Source of the Nile, Uganda
White Water Rafting, Uganda
Simien Mountains, Ethiopia
Lalibela and Axum, Ethiopia
Blue Nile Falls, Ethiopia
Lake Tana, Ethiopia
Gondar, Ethiopia
Omdurman, Sudan
Meeting of the Blue & White Nile, Sudan
Meroe Pyramids, Sudan
Abu Simbel, Egypt
Valley of Kings & Queens, Egypt
Karnak Temple, Egypt
Red Sea Coast, Egypt
Pyramids of Giza, Egypt
Cairo, Egypt
Alexander, Egypt


Three meals a day (apart from towns/cities)
Transport in expedition truck


Flights; visas; transfers; personal insurance, drinks, meals out, tips
Optional excursions/side trips

Side trips / Optional extras

Ethiopia - Bahir Dar - Tissisat Falls $20, Lake Tana churches $20, boat trip $40, Gondar Monastery & Fasilidas Castles $25, Lalibela Rock Churches $55, Axum tour $200, Simean Mountain walk $60 a day, Addis Ababa : National Museum $5 US$ 200
Sudan - National Museum, Khartoum US$ 6
Egypt - Alexandria on the Mediterranean; day trip, lunch, entrances US$ 100
Egypt – Aswan - Aswan High Dam, Philae Temple entrance, guide & transport $40, Guided tour & Entrance to Abu Simbel $20, Tombs of the Nobles $5, Kitchener Island & Elephantine Island sail boat $5, Edfu Temple $10, Day Trip to Abu Simbel by air $170 US$ 170
Egypt – Luxor - Balloon Flight over the Nile & Luxor $90, Karnak Temple $14 Luxor Temple $11, Luxor Museum$17 Karnak Temple Sound & Light Show $15, Tomb of King Tutankhamen $15, Valley of the Kings & Workers Tour, entry & guide $35 US$ 20
Egypt – Cairo - 4 Star Nile Dinner Cruise $30, Cairo Tower $13, Pyramids at Giza pyramid entry $7-35, Giza Pyramids Sound & Light Show $35, Egyptian Museum $15, Mummy Room in Egyptian Museum $15, Solar Boat Museum at Giza Pyramids $10 US$ 10
Botswana - Okavango Delta, overnight dugout canoe trip US$ 175
Kenya - Nairobi Saturday day trip, pre or post trip. Baby elephants $5, Giraffes feeding $12 half day taxi $30. Yaya Centre Masai Market and shopping, Day's taxi $50 US$ 30
Kenya - Lake Naivasha - Horse Riding, Naivasha $25, Boat trip $60, Elsamere home of Joy Adamson $25, Hells Gate cycle thru the park $65 US$ 25
Malawi - Kande Beach - Scuba dive $80, Horse ride $70, village walk $5, boat hire $25 US$ 25
Morocco - Fez - To see the best tanneries US$ 1
Morocco - Marrakech - Guided tour of Medina - barter!!! US$ 3
Morocco - Volubilis Roman ruins US$ 8
Namibia - Cape Cross Seals half day $50, Fish River Canyon $10, Sesriem $10, Cheetah Farm $8, Swakopmund deep sea fishing $100, Horse riding $55, Sand boarding $55-$70, Swakopmund scenic flight $250, Brandburg White Lady walk $6, Hoba Meteorite $3 US$ 250
South Africa - Wine tasting $25, Canoe on the Orange River $25, Cape Town - Stellenbosch wine tour $90, Robbin Island $25; Shark cage dive - before or after the tour US$ 200
Tanzania - Serengeti & Ngorongoro Crater: two night trip from US$ 550
Tanzania - Zanzibar - Taxi to best beaches $7, meals $5/20 US$ 30
Tanzania - Zanzibar Spice Tour - Stonetown, Slave Market, spice plantations, traditional lunch US$ 40
Tanzania - Zanzibar - Full day diving Mnemba Atoll 2 dives & lunch $80, Snorkeling Mnemba Atoll $30, Swim with dolphins $40, Prison Island - boat, entry & snorkeling $30 US$ 30
Togo - Visit the "Fetish Market" US$ 2
Uganda Mountain Gorillas plus local transfer $50 US$ 900
Uganda - Jinja Bungy jumping $60, White water rafting on the White Nile US$ 160
Zimbabwe - Victoria Falls - Helicopter over Falls 12/25 mins $155/265, Abseil & Gorge Swing full day $140, Bungee jump $160, walk with lions $140, Rhino walk $70 , Rafting full day lunch, BBQ, drinks, park fees $160, Sunset Game Cruise - BBQ & drinks $65 US$ 185
Benin - Tour of the voodoo temples and salt producers US$ 5
Benin - Home of Voodoo and museum, and slave gates US$ 2
Cameroon - Botannical Gardens US$ 3
Cameroun - Climbing Mount Cameroon - 3 Days US$ 150
Botswana - Chobe game drive US$ 70

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