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Astronomy Holidays

Africa, Latin America & Indian Subcontinent
 
Our Astronomy holidays & safari to Africa and Latin America will take you to some of the greatest wilderness regions in the world - offering outstanding night skies.
 
Southern & East Africa
 
The Kalahari Desert - which stretches across South Africa, Namibia & Botswana - has wonderfully clear skies most nights of the year, as well as offering superb game viewing in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park.
 
Namibia's Namib Desert also offers superb astronomy holiday & safari opportunities, as does South Africa's Great Karoo and a sleepout on Botswana's desolate Makgadikgadi Pans.
 
Latin America
 
The Atacama Desert in Chile & the Salta region of Argentina offer some of the best star gazing in Latin America, as well as superb landscapes. Bolivia's vast Salt Flats also offer superb night skies.
 
For expert advice on astronomy holidays & safari to Kalahari in South Africa or Namibia, and the Atacama in Chile, contact our friendly team on 01582 766122 today. We can also tailor make a holiday to your exact requirements.
 
Selling astronomy holidays & safari for over 15 years.
ALL OUR ASTRONOMY HOLIDAYS & SAFARI TO KALAHARI IN SOUTH AFRICA, NAMIBIA & ATACAMA CHILE are financially protected, wherever in the world you live.
Cape Town + Great Karoo + Kalahari (self-drive)
SCF14C
14 NIGHTS
FROM £1,395
Per person sharing
International flights + car hire quoted separately
View the stars of the Southern Sky in the Great Karoo & unspoilt Kalahari in South Africa, free of light pollution. This self drive holiday travels to Sutherland, home to the SALT telescope - the largest in the southern hemisphere. Experience a safari in remote Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park to see desert adapted wildlife. View the thundering Augrabies Falls, before returning to Cape Town along the West Coast.
Astronomy South Africa Sutherland Karoo SALT Telescope Kalahari
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Cape Town
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Matjiesfontein
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Sutherland
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SALT Telescope
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Star Gazing
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Upington
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Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
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Augrabies Falls
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Cederberg Mountains
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Paternoster
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Cape Town
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Matjiesfontein
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Sutherland
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SALT Telescope
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Star Gazing
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Upington
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Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
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Augrabies Falls
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Cederberg Mountains
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Paternoster
Essential Chile: Santiago + Atacama + Valparaiso
CRA9S
9 NIGHTS
FROM £1,495
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Explore Santiago with its delicious food & wine, before flying to the amazing Atacama Desert, with its salt flats, geysers and moon valley landscapes. Take in the dramatic desert landscapes and enjoy star gazing in spectacularly clear night skies. End your holiday relaxing in the historic port city of Valparaiso. English speaking guides, all transfers & specified excursions included.
Atacama Desert Chile Photo Santiago Valparaiso Salt Flats Geysers
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Santiago
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City Tour
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San Pedro
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Atacama Desert
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El Tatio Geysers
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Atacama Salt Flats
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Moon Valley
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Star Gazing
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Altiplanic Lagoons
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Valparaiso
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Santiago
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City Tour
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San Pedro
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Atacama Desert
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El Tatio Geysers
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Atacama Salt Flats
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Moon Valley
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Star Gazing
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Altiplanic Lagoons
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Valparaiso
Argentina Landscapes: Salta + Lakes + Iguazu
ARC16B
16 NIGHTS
FROM £1,795
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
This holiday focuses on the dramatic landscapes of Argentina. Explore the desert scenery of Salta, including the astonishing Salinas Grande salt flats, Humahuaca Gorge, Purmamarca Indian Village & the Cafayate vineyards. Then fly to the scenic Lake District to relax, before ending your holiday at Iguaza Falls. English speaking guides, all transfers & specified sightseeing included.
Salta Argentina Photo Salinas Grandes Salt Flats Cafayate Bariloche Iguazu Falls
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Buenos Aires
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City Tour & Tango Show
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Salta
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High Mountain Museum
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Salinas Grandes Salt Flats
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Purmamarca Indian Village
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Humahuaca Gorge
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Cachi
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Cafayate
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Iguazu Falls
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Buenos Aires
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City Tour & Tango Show
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Salta
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High Mountain Museum
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Salinas Grandes Salt Flats
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Purmamarca Indian Village
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Humahuaca Gorge
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Cachi
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Cafayate
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Iguazu Falls
Best of Bolivia: Sucre + Salt Flats + Lake Titicaca
FPA12L
12 NIGHTS
FROM £1,995
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Explore the Bolivia Salar de Uyuni Salt Flats & Lake Titicaca on this private tour, which starts in the lovely colonial capital of Sucre & visits the silver mine at Potosi (once the richest in the world) before continuing to the incredible salt flats - the largest in the world. Visit the high-altitude city of La Paz, as well as Sun Island on beautiful Lake Titicaca.  English speaking guide & all specified sightseeing included.
Bolivia Salar de Uyuni Salt Flats Lake Titicaca Sucra Potosi La Paz
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Sucre
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Potosi Silver Mine
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Colchani
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Train Cemetery
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Uyuni Salt Flats
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Isla Incahuasi
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La Paz
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Tiwanaku & Moon Valley
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Lake Titicaca
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Sun Island
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Sucre
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Potosi Silver Mine
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Colchani
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Train Cemetery
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Uyuni Salt Flats
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Isla Incahuasi
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La Paz
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Tiwanaku & Moon Valley
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Lake Titicaca
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Sun Island
Treasures of Rajasthan, including Great Thar Desert
IPF14D
14 NIGHTS
FROM £2,295
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Explore Rajasthan in depth on this amazing holiday to India – visiting Golden Triangle and a Tiger reserve, as well as the pink city of Jaipur, Jaisalmer deep in the Thar Desert (where you can ride a camel at sunset), Jodhpur & the beautiful lake city of Udiapur with its many palaces. Also visit the Tal Mahal in Agra. English speaking guides, all transfers, jeep safaris & excursions included.
Rajasthan India Jaipur Udaipur Jaisalmer Jodhpur Thar Desert
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Delhi
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Taj Mahal
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Red Fort
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Fatehpur Sikri
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Ranthambore Tigers
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Jaipur
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Palace of the Winds
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Jaisalmer
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Jodphur
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Udaipur
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Delhi
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Taj Mahal
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Red Fort
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Fatehpur Sikri
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Ranthambore Tigers
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Jaipur
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Palace of the Winds
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Jaisalmer
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Jodphur
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Udaipur
Land of the Bushman - Kalahari - with guide
SPO10U
10 NIGHTS
FROM £3,195
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Explore the amazing landscapes & wildlife of the vast Kalahari with your own private driver/guide. Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park is home to an array of unusual wildlife including the majestic black-maned Kalahari lion, oryx & springbok. View the thundering Augrabies Falls & during August & September you may see marvellous displays of Namaqualand wildflowers. English speaking guide, all park fees & game drives included.
Namaqualand Wildflowers South Africa Tour Kalahari Augrabies Falls
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Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
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Black Maned Lion
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Meerkats
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Oryx
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Bushman
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Augrabies Falls
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Namaqualand
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Wildflowers
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Photography
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Star Gazing
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Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
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Black Maned Lion
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Meerkats
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Oryx
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Bushman
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Augrabies Falls
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Namaqualand
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Wildflowers
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Photography
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Star Gazing
Exploring Botswana, with Makgadikgadi Sleepout
BRK9B
9 NIGHTS
FROM £3,995
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Experience the hauntingly beautiful landscapes of the Makgadikgadi salt pans, with opportunity to view meercats in the wild & unique sleepout under the stars. From December to April the last surviving southern Africa migration occurs, as vast herds of zebras move across Nxai Pan, followed by their predators. Finish with a fly-in safari to the Okavango & Moremi. Light aircraft flights, game viewing & transfers included.
Zebra Migration Makgadikgadi Pans Nxai Botswana Safari
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Makgadikgadi Pans
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Salt Pans
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Quad Bikes
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Sleepout
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Zebra Migration
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Okavango Delta
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Mekoro Canoes
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Bird Watching
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Moremi Game Reserve
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Game Drives
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Makgadikgadi Pans
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Salt Pans
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Quad Bikes
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Sleepout
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Zebra Migration
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Okavango Delta
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Mekoro Canoes
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Bird Watching
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Moremi Game Reserve
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Game Drives
Etosha Safari - Big Cats & Big Dunes
NRE9W
9 NIGHTS
FROM £4,595
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Enjoy the dramatic scenery of Namibia on this thrilling Etosha Safari. Fly from Windhoek to Sossusvlei in the Namib Desert, with its spectacular sand dunes, before continuing to Etosha National Park with its abundant wildlife. Complete your holiday with a visit to the Africat Foundation in Okonjimo, where you can track cheetah & leopard. All Africat activities & transfers included.
Etosha Safari
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Namib Desert
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Sossusvlei
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Sesriem Canyon
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Windhoek
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Etosha Safari
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Oryx
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Zebra
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Africat
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Cheetah
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Leopard
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Namib Desert
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Sossusvlei
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Sesriem Canyon
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Windhoek
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Etosha Safari
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Oryx
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Zebra
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Africat
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Cheetah
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Leopard
Luxury Flying Safari: Tswalu Kalahari + Cape Town
SRR8C
8 NIGHTS
FROM £4,995
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
OFFER: Free Kalahari flights. Combine the luxurious Tswalu Game Reserve in the untamed Kalahari, with its amazing desert adapted wildlife, with Cape Town. View meercat, oryx, hyena & black-maned lion, with activities including a sleepout, night walks, horse riding & star gazing through a telescope in this immense wilderness. All Kalahari flights, transfers, park fees & game drives included.
Tswalu Kalahari Cape Town
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Kalahari Game Reserve
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Black Maned Lion
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Meerkats
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Oryx
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Birds of Prey
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Bushman
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Star Gazing
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Cape Town
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Winelands
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Cape Point
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Kalahari Game Reserve
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Black Maned Lion
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Meerkats
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Oryx
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Birds of Prey
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Bushman
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Star Gazing
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Cape Town
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Winelands
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Cape Point
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