Extensions - Great Safaris

Extensions

Pre and Post Extensions

Want to Linger Longer?

For travelers who long for a little more time in Africa, we offer a dizzying variety of pre and post travel extensions that are some of our most popular travel options throughout the African continent. These extensions can be added to almost all of our itineraries. The Southern blue sky is the limit. Just ask!

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General information about our African Destinations

Doha – 4 Days

Qatar Whether breaking up the long fights to /from Africa or part of a more extension exploration of the Middle East,   this three night  Doha stopover offers a glimpse into the heritage and culture of Qatar. Your two half day private excursions include an exploration of traditional and modern sites as well as an exciting
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Victoria Falls – 3 Days

Victoria Falls aireal view

Victoria Falls Extension Victoria Falls, or Mosi-oa-Tunya (Tokaleya Tonga: the Smoke that Thunders), is the great waterfall in Southern Africa on the Zambezi River at the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe. Victoria Falls is one of the world’s three large waterfalls and a sight not the be missed; believed to have been discovered by David
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Cape Town – 4 Days

Cape Town - 4 Days, Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

Consider adding a Cape Town – 4 Days extension to your African itinerary. Cape Town is one of the most gloriously gorgeous cities in the world. Boasting a unique combination of spectacular scenery, vibrant cultures, period architecture and fabulous food and wines, it is no wonder that Cape Town is considered the most enchanting city
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Botswana – 5 Days

Botswana - 5 Days extension

Intimate camps, secluded location and incredible wildlife await you on a Botswana – 5 Days extension. Botswana is true safari country: combine water and land camps and experience it all. Botswana offers its visitors traditional game drives in open vehicles, canoe and boat excursions and walking safaris. Whether you are a first-timer or a safari
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Chobe Botswana extension from Victoria Falls – 3 Days

Elephant in Chobe National Park

On our Chobe Botswana extension from Victoria Falls, guests will explore the Chobe River and the abundant wildlife and bird species of Chobe National Park. Counter-balancing the wilderness is this restful, air conditioned, en-suite Chobe Game Lodge, with graceful high arches, quarry tiled floors and barrel vaulted ceilings that create an atmosphere of cool tranquility.
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Rwanda Gorilla Trekking – 4 Days

Rwanda Gorilla Trekking - 4 Days Volcanoes National Park

Kigali | Volcanoes National Park This 4 day gorilla trek extension includes: 3 nights accommodation,  Kigali city tour, one gorilla trek,  3 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners and transfers. Tour length:  4 days  From $ 2,495 per person  Rwanda gorilla trekking – 4 days is the ultimate wildlife adventure in the heart of Africa and
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Kruger Park Sabi Sand Game Reserve – 3 days

Buffalo one of the Big Five in the Kruger Park Sabi Sand Game Reserve

Kruger Park Sabi Sand Game Reserve: South Africa’s finest wildlife refuge, home to all the Big Five and many other endangered species. Venture forth on morning and afternoon guided game drives, in open safari vehicles, expertly maneuvered by professional game rangers. During the quiet midday, let your five senses guide you on a thrilling walking
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Zanzibar – 4 Days

Stone Town, Zanzibar on our Zanzibar - 4 Days extension

Our Zanzibar – 4 Days extension takes us to this exotic playground off the coast of Tanzania. Zanzibar is a perfect getaway for romantic couples, families or safari-goers who are looking for a relaxing beach retreat. Take in its history as a dhow, a traditional sailing vessel of Indian Ocean and Red Sea region, glides
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Seychelles – 5 Days / 4 Night Extension

Seychelles - 5 Days unspoilt beach

Fun in the sun is the order of the day during your 4 nights on Mahe, the largest of the Seychelles Islands. Enjoy a VIP welcome on arrival, which includes “fast track’ handling through the Customs formalities and private car transfers to/from your hotel. During your stay, choose between a full day excursion visiting neighboring
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Chobe River Cruise & Victoria Falls

Botswana Cruise & Victoria Falls Chobe Princess bedroom

Our Chobe River Cruise & Victoria Falls is a delightful 3 night safari cruise on Chobe Princess Safariboats, combined with 2 nights ib Victoria Falls. Tour Length: 6 days Land & Cruise rate from $3,595 per person Chobe River Cruise & Victoria Falls Tour Itinerary Days 1 – 3 Arrive Kasane, Fridays for Chobe River
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Hwange Park, Zimbabwe – 4 Days

Hwange Park, Zimbabwe - 4 Days black rhinos

Easily accessible from Victoria Falls, Hwange Park in Zimbabwe is one of the oldest in Southern Africa… some safari aficionados claim that this is the genuine Africa. Hwange boasts a tremendous selection of wildlife with over 100 species of mammals, including large herbivores, and nearly 400 bird species. The elephants of Hwange are world famous
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Abu Dhabi – 4 Days

Abu Dhabi - 4 Days Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

Enjoy a guided tour of Abu Dhabi. On Great Safaris Abu Dhabi – 4 days extension, you will explore this ever-changing city and be amazed at the intricate weaving of traditional and modern lifestyles of the United Arab Emirates’ capital city. Learn about the religious foundations of Islamic faith, and admire the architecture and sounds
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Dubai – 4 Days

Dubai - 4 Days extension

Enjoy Dubai on Great Safaris Dubai – 4 Days extension. Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates, is a city well-known for luxury shopping, ultramodern architecture and a lively nightlife scene. Burj Khalifa, an 830m-tall tower, dominates the skyscraper-filled skyline. At its foot lies Dubai Fountain, with jets and lights choreographed to music. Set on an
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Amman & Petra, Jordan – 4 Days

Visit Petra on our Jordan - 4 Days extension

History comes alive and whispers secrets of antiquity on Great Safaris Jordan – 4 Days extension. In the spectacular country of Jordan, discover Amman, its capital and one of the oldest continually inhabited cities in the world. Marvel at Jerash with its Roman architecture dating back 2,000 years. Inhabited since the Bronze Age, Jerash is
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Abu Simbel – Full Day

Abu Simbel - Full Day extension Temple of Ramses II

Abu Simbel – Full Day extension from $595 per person! This full day extension to Abu Simbel – one of the natural wonders of the world, includes round-trip air from Cairo or Aswan. The Abu Simbel temples are two massive rock temples at Abu Simbel, a village in Nubia, southern Egypt, near the border with
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