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Save 5% on Africa when booking early

6 December 2012

Save 5% on Africa when booking early

Save 5% on Topdeck’s 29-day East African Explorer trip from Johannesburg to Nairobi when booked and paid in full six months in advance.

The adventure includes a game drive in search of the ‘big five’ – lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino and leopard in Kruger National Park, a cruise in Chobe National Park and a trip to Victoria Falls from NZ$2907* per person + US$790 local payment.

Young travellers will also enjoy optional adventure activities in Livingstone like gorge swinging, camping at Lake Malawi, a visit to the exotic ‘Spice Island’ of Zanzibar, a guided walk through a Maasai village and an optional 2 night safari to Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Crater.

The trip operates between January 2013 and June 2014 and includes daily breakfast, 19 lunches, 20 dinners, 28 nights in campsites, hostels and hotels, 2 person dome tents and mattresses, camping and cooking equipment and services of 2 crew.

The trip is also available as a 21-day itinerary from Livingstone to Nairobi.

Topdeck is a leading operator of holidays for 18 to 30-somethings.

For more information contact Topdeck on 0800 525 366 or visit www.topdeck.travel or your local travel agent.

*Terms and conditions apply. Advertised prices include 5% early booking discount. Discount applies to basic trip price only and for trips booked and paid six months in advance. Discount does not apply to local payments or optional activities. Discounts are subject to availability.

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