In a Vantage Adventures small group, we have greater access to people and places, which means you’ll enjoy more intimate glimpses and a more rewarding journey. Here are some Vantage Adventures highlights handpicked by our adventure specialists, each one based on their intimate knowledge of their destinations.
All aboard the triple-decker Chobe Explorer for a leisurely day cruising the Chobe river. Enjoy a barbecue lunch and sunset cocktails, while admiring the abundant wildlife of this remarkable river
Meet the teachers and schoolchildren at Chinotimba Primary School, a Vantage Cares initiative in Victoria Falls
During a guided tour of Soweto Township, walk the street where Nobel Peace Prize laureates Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu both lived
Become awestruck at the power and splendor of the Victoria Falls UNESCO World Heritage Site; the world's largest sheet of falling water
Enjoy sincere generosity and the biggest smiles in Africa during a home-cooked meal with a Zimbabwean family near Victoria Falls
Sit around the campfire under starlit nights enjoying exuberant song and dance — you might even be invited to have a go!
Cruise gently along the Chobe River with binoculars and cameras ready. Elephants, crocodiles, hippos, and birdlife guaranteed
Professional safari guides show you Africa’s big game from open safari vehicles and on walking safaris
Meet children at a local school and chat with locals while bartering for beautiful African handicrafts at markets
Learn about endangered African wild dogs from conservation experts, while visiting the Painted Dog Conservation Center in Hwange
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Nothing compares with the thrill of a safari, and your game drives and river cruises will be highlights of this African adventure. Here’s a glimpse of what awaits you:
Southern Africa’s rich cultural history and the Victoria Falls UNESCO World Heritage Site are all revealed to you on this tour. Here’s what you’ll discover:
Experience the thrill of big game safari on this adventure across South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Botswana, traveling through breathtaking scenery and untamed landscapes:
The Cape Winelands are renowned, not only for their fine vintages, but for the jaw-dropping beauty of the scenery. Here’s how you’ll enjoy the fruits of this delightful mountainous region on a Cape Town extension tour:
The best time of day to take nature photographs is in the golden light of dawn and dusk. We’ll be out and about on safari at those times for you to take precious photographs that will remind you of this trip forever. Here are some things to consider for the best photographic results:
Everyone loves the professional photographic cruise on the Chobe in specially adapted boats, where you have use of long-lens cameras on swivel mounts and specialist tuition. You’ll snap some amazing shots that you never thought possible. And, you get to take the memory card home with you, full of accomplished images that you took yourself.
Our journey through southern Africa’s top nature preserves and their numerous habitats provides some of the most brilliant birding opportunities in the world. With 500 recorded species in some areas alone, if you didn’t start out as a birdwatcher, you’ll probably be entranced by them by the end. Here’s a sample of what to look out for:
From storytelling under the stars and the history of Nelson Mandela to connecting with locals wherever we go, the splendor of African culture is on full display on this adventure. Here are a few highlights:
Your land adventure has been enhanced with special features catering to independent travelers, including:
Customize your adventure in South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Botswana with these top Concierge suggestions:
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