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Wings Over Southern Africa 2019-20


14 days from $39,995

Limited to 15 guests

Wings Over the World itineraries feature private charter flights between destinations, allowing you the convenience of visiting remote places with less time spent getting there.

Experience the best of Southern Africa on this epic adventure: mighty Victoria Falls, the game-rich Okavango Delta and the towering dunes of Sossusvlei as well as inspiring, cosmopolitan Cape Town — all on one incredible itinerary made possible by privately chartered air and the longstanding local presence of Abercrombie & Kent.

Aircraft: Learjet 45 or comparable

Aircraft and seating configuration subject to change.

Flight Details Johannesburg–Livingstone (1 hour 30 min) | Livingstone–Maun (30 min) | Maun–Chief’s Camp (25 min) | Chief’s Camp–Maun (25 min) | Maun–Windhoek (1 hour 15 min) | Windhoek–Sossusvlei (1 hour 45 min) | Sossusvlei–Windhoek (1 hour 45 min) | Windhoek–Cape Town (2 hours)

A&K Advantages

Experience the best of Southern Africa on this epic adventure: mighty Victoria Falls, the game-rich Okavango Delta, the towering dunes of Sossusvlei and inspiring, cosmopolitan Cape Town — all on one incredible itinerary

Enjoy luxurious accommodations throughout your journey, from your tree house on a dramatic bend of the Zambezi River and your private bush pavilion in the heart of the Okavango Delta on Chief’s Island to your elegant private villa in the vast desert of Sossusvlei and your chic Cape Town hotel with Table Mountain views

Catch some of the region’s finest game viewing in the Okavango Delta’s Moremi Game Reserve, the predator capital of Africa

Explore spectacular Sossusvlei, where the terra cotta-colored sand dunes rise 1,000 feet or more

Customize your travel experience in Cape Town, with a choice of three Design Your Day activities

Visit Nakatindi Village to learn how A&K Philanthropy supports its vital school and clinic

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Arrive Johannesburg, South Africa
Day 2
Livingstone, Zambia | Along the Mighty Zambezi
Day 3
Livingstone | Feel the Mist of Victoria Falls
Day 4
Okavango Delta, Botswana | In the Predator Capital
Days 5-6
Okavango Delta | Moremi Game Reserve
Day 7
Sossusvlei, Namibia | Tranquil Desert Wilderness
Day 8
Sossusvlei | Among the Towering Dunes
Day 9
Sossusvlei | Haunting Landscapes of Stark Beauty
Days 10-11
Cape Town, South Africa | In Mandela’s Footsteps
Day 12
Cape Town | Design Your Day
Day 13
Cape Town | Exploring Cape Point
Day 14
Depart Cape Town
Complimentary Safari Duffel

Guests on this journey receive a custom-crafted A&K safari duffel. Learn more

To book this journey back to back with Wings Over East Africa, ask an A&K travel consultant or your travel professional. 

Wings Over the World itineraries feature private charter flights between destinations, allowing you the convenience of visiting remote places with less time spent getting there.

Day 1
Arrive Johannesburg, South Africa

Arrive in Johannesburg and transfer to your exclusive hotel. Settle in and relax before your exciting Southern Africa adventure.

Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa
Day 2
Livingstone, Zambia | Along the Mighty Zambezi

Fly by privately chartered air to Livingstone in Zambia. Continue to Sanctuary Sussi & Chuma, where you stay in a luxury tree house built into the riverside canopy. At twilight, cruise the Zambezi River, sipping cocktails and gliding past pods of hippos, on a memorable Scenic Sundowner. Gather this evening for a welcome dinner.

Sanctuary Sussi & Chuma
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3
Livingstone | Feel the Mist of Victoria Falls

Begin with a guided walking tour of spectacular Victoria Falls from the Zambian side. Afterward, peruse a local craft market, and then enjoy a Chef’s Table Experience before lunch. Next, gain insight into local daily life with a visit to a school and clinic supported by A&K Philanthropy (AKP) in Nakatindi Village. Return to camp for a cocktail followed by dinner.

Sanctuary Sussi & Chuma
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 4
Okavango Delta, Botswana | In the Predator Capital

Fly by private charter to Maun, Botswana, transferring on arrival by light aircraft to the Okavango Delta, and continuing overland to Sanctuary Chief ’s Camp. The camp is situated in the Mombo Concession of the Moremi Game Reserve, nicknamed the “predator capital of the world” and one of the best places in Botswana to see the Big Five — the lion, leopard, rhino, elephant and Cape buffalo. Settle into your luxurious camp, and then set out on an afternoon game drive.

Sanctuary Chief's Camp
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Days 5-6
Okavango Delta | Moremi Game Reserve

Explore the reserve for the next two days, rising early for a game drive through countryside where elephants, buffalo and impalas, as well as lions and other predators, roam free. Each afternoon, set out on a safari to marvel at the incredible wildlife. On either day, perhaps embark on an optional mokoro ride, gliding quietly through tranquil delta waters, observing the aquatic residents large and small, from frogs to hippos. Learn how this unique inland delta does not flood during the rainy season and how termites played a role in the formation of its islands, preventing it from becoming one vast lake.

Sanctuary Chief's Camp
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 7
Sossusvlei, Namibia | Tranquil Desert Wilderness

Return by light aircraft to Maun and board your private charter flight to Windhoek, Namibia. On arrival, transfer by light aircraft to Sossusvlei and continue to your luxurious desert lodge. Enjoy an afternoon at leisure. After dark, join the resident astronomer in the lodge’s state-of-the-art observatory and marvel at the sky’s wonders.

andBeyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 8
Sossusvlei | Among the Towering Dunes

Today, visit renowned Sossusvlei, a place of otherworldly beauty. The salt-and-clay pan is surrounded by towering dunes that, together with the sky, make up the palette of burnt oranges and vivid blues that are so distinctive to the region. After an opportunity to climb “Big Daddy” — the tallest of the dunes — return to your lodge for an afternoon at leisure.

andBeyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 9
Sossusvlei | Haunting Landscapes of Stark Beauty

Rise early to explore the fascinating NamibRand Nature Reserve, observing its unique desert-adapted plants and wildlife, and learning about the efforts to conserve its unique ecology. This afternoon, you may opt to venture out for a guided trail ride over the stark desert panorama by ATV.

andBeyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Days 10-11
Cape Town, South Africa | In Mandela’s Footsteps

Fly by light aircraft to Windhoek, and then on to Cape Town via privately chartered aircraft. Upon arrival, check in to your hotel and enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure. The next day, set out for Robben Island (weather permitting), where the anti-apartheid leader — and eventual South African president — Nelson Mandela was once imprisoned. Privately tour this moving UNESCO World Heritage Site, and view a cell where Mandela was held. After lunch, drive to Table Mountain and ascend to its soaring plateau by cable car (weather permitting) for gorgeous views.

One&Only Cape Town
Meals: Breakfast (Day 10); Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (Day 11)
Day 12
Cape Town | Design Your Day

Personalize your travel experience today, choosing the activity best suited to your interests.

DESIGN YOUR DAY | Select from these options

Savor a Taste-Filled Winelands Adventure
Explore the Cape Winelands, venturing through rich, verdant valleys and visiting historic Stellenbosch, with its striking white Georgian mansions. Stop along the way for wine tastings at some of the best vineyards, a delicious lunch and a refreshing craft beer tasting.

Hike & Bike the Table Mountain Area
Get active today, starting with a hike to the top of Lion’s Head — a landmark peak next to Table Mountain — for amazing views over the city. Break for lunch on trendy Bree Street, and then set out on a leisurely bicycle ride along the Sea Point Promenade, perusing local art installations as you go.

Discover the City’s Thriving Art Scene
Delve into Cape Town’s dynamic art world, starting at the new Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa, which you explore with an expert guide. Visit the vividly colorful Bo-Kaap district, and later stop at an urban art project for insights into the passion of local graffiti artists.

Return to your luxurious hotel for an evening at leisure.

One&Only Cape Town
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 13
Cape Town | Exploring Cape Point

Discover scenic, rugged Cape Point, the mountainous promontory at the southern tip of Africa. Venture past the “bikini beaches” at the base of the Twelve Apostles Mountains, Hout Bay with its bustling fishing harbor, and over Chapman’s Peak Drive. Explore the Cape Peninsula and Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve, home to rare species. Ascend by funicular to the pinnacle at Cape Point for some stunning views. At Boulders Beach, visit its colony of endangered African penguins. Tonight, gather for your farewell dinner.

One&Only Cape Town
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 14
Depart Cape Town

After breakfast, privately transfer to the airport for your departing flight.

Meals: Breakfast
Complimentary Safari Duffel

Guests on this journey receive a custom-crafted A&K safari duffel. Learn more

To book this journey back to back with Wings Over East Africa, ask an A&K travel consultant or your travel professional. 


Prices are in USD, per person, based on double occupancy.

  • 2019
  • Oct 17 - Oct 30
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  • 2020
  • Feb 20 - Mar 04
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    $9,995
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Journey Details

Minimum age is 10 years.

Each guest on this journey will receive an A&K Safari Duffel.

First group event: welcome briefing at 7:00 a.m. on Day 2.

Last group event: farewell dinner at 7:00 p.m. on Day 13.

NOTE: Table Mountain may be unavailable due to weather conditions or cableway maintenance. In such an instance, alternative sightseeing will be provided.

Complimentary Safari Duffel

Guests on this journey receive a custom-crafted A&K safari duffel. Learn more

To book this journey back to back with Wings Over East Africa, ask an A&K travel consultant or your travel professional. 


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