- Meet with a researcher from the Cheetah Conservation Fund—founded by a National Geographic Grantee—and see rescued cheetahs on a drive through the facility’s grounds.
- Climb the towering red dunes of Sossusvlei on a thrilling 4x4 excursion in the Namib desert.
- Take a tour of Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden with a local guide, and explore Cape Town’s colorful Bo-Kaap neighborhood.
Discover the wonders of South Africa and Namibia on this extraordinary adventure, traveling from captivating Cape Town and the wilds of Kruger National Park to the dramatic dunes of the world’s oldest desert. Gaze out over the Atlantic seaboard from iconic Table Mountain; track the famed "big five" in a private game reserve alongside a researcher from the National Geographic–sponsored Big Cats Initiative; and marvel at ancient rock engravings in Twyfelfontein, Namibia's first UNESCO World Heritage site.
This trip is operated in collaboration with G Adventures.