Southern Africa boasts an abundance of unique geographical areas and exciting activities allowing for a diverse range of adventure experiences.
Spice up your trip to Southern Africa and discover for yourself why the region is rapidly earning the global reputation of ‘adventure hotspot’. Adventure holidays in Southern Africa take many shapes, whether you’re looking for chilled, explorative adventure, or adrenaline-fuelled excitement, there is something for you!
The adventure opportunities offered by Southern Africa are sure to bring you face to face with the power of nature.
Nowhere in Africa can seriously compete with CAPE TOWN when it comes to outrageous adventure activities. From snorkeling with seals or abseiling off Table Mountain, to open water kayaking or shark cage diving, The Mother City is sure to quench that adventure-seeking thirst!
THE GARDEN ROUTE is one of the most popular destinations in South Africa, famed for an assortment of adventure activities and exhilarating experiences.
VICTORIA FALLS, bordering Zimbabwe and Zambia, and SWAKOPMUND in Namibia are the other adventure hotspots in the region where soft and adrenaline adventure options abound, with the unique backdrops of the largest single curtain of falling water and some of the highest desert dunes in the world.
Head to the coastal country of MOZAMBIQUE for a bounty of adventure opportunities, from scuba diving coral reefs to whizzing around tiny towns on a motorbike.
6 Day Northern Cape - Kalahari Explorer
Green Kalahari, Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park & Kalahari
Explore the beautiful and varied landscapes on this tour of the Green Kalahari and the Kalahari Red Dune Route in the Northern Cape. Visit the Augrabies Falls, take a dip in a natural hot water spring, paddle on the mighty Orange River, sand board on the red dunes, game drive in the remote Kgalagadi Transfrontier National Park and learn ancient tracking skills from the Khomani San bushmen.
11 Day Cape Adventure
Cape Town, Cape Peninsula, Hermanus & Stellenbosch
An awesome package that showcases some of the best outdoor and adventure options available in and around Cape Town. Spend the first two nights in the hustle and bustle of the V&A Waterfront, then move down the peninsula for a few action packed days of unique and fun activities and excursions. You will stay in the heart of Simon's Town, overlooking the harbour. From here you will visit Hermanus and the Cape Winelands for more action and adventure.
12 Day Garden Route & Cape Town Adventure
Tsitsikamma National Park, Knysna, Oudtshoorn, Hermanus & Cape Town
An action and adrenaline packed itinerary for those looking to be more active while on holiday. The Garden Route and Cape Town have an endless choice when it comes to adventure and outdoor activity options, there is very little that you cannot do here! The ocean, mountains, forests and beautiful varied natural environments all provide the perfect settings for these activities.
17 Day Cape Cycling & Hiking Holiday
Cape Town, Franschhoek, Hermanus, Oudtshoorn, Plettenberg Bay & Samara Private Game Reserve
14 Day Kwa Zulu Natal Adventure
Kosi Bay, Maputaland Marine Protected Area, Hluhluwe–Imfolozi Park, KwaZulu Natal Battlefields & Durban
7 Day Zambezi Safari & Canoeing Adventure
Zambezi National Park & Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
6 Day Okavango Adventure Safari
Moremi Game Reserve & Okavango Delta
10 Day Walking Safari In Zambia
South Luangwa National Park & Livingstone (Victoria Falls)
10 Day Namibian Explorer Camping Tour
Okonjima Nature Reserve, Etosha, Palmwag, Twyfelfontein, Swakopmund & Sossusvlei
11 Day Glamping Adventure: Route 62, Garden Route & Cape Winelands
Breede River Valley, Oudtshoorn, Plettenberg Bay, Wilderness and Wellington
14 Day Cape Town with Garden Route and Whale Coast Glamping
Cape Town, Oudtshoorn, Plettenberg Bay and Stanford
9 Day Glamping Adventure: Kruger & Pongola Safari
Panorama Route, Kruger and Pongola Game Reserve