The EXPEDITION Project Roadtrips

These roadtrips are not only about destinations, you will also be joining and volunteering on hand-picked conservation and community project partners enroute.

2018 departures: April & October

Immerse yourself in diverse South African culture & nature, and be inspired by local community projects as we visit communities, projects and national parks.
And of course, have fun with some breath-taking activities and a travel experience unlike any other.

Join our small passionate team on our next 8500 km adventure for 7-16 days in April or October 2018…

Highlights include:

  1. Soweto (home of the apartheid musuem and previous residence of Nelson Mandela)
  2. Kruger National Park (home of Africa’s big 5)
  3. St Lucia (home of the Hippo)
  4. Hluhluwe National Park
  5. Drakensberg (the inspiration for Lord of the Rings)
  6. Coffee Bay & Chintsa (hosting the famous Hole in the Wall rock formations)
  7. Nature’s Valley
  8. Knysna & Sedgefield (famous Garden Route)
  9. Umkhondo Wildlife Conservation Project
  10. Oudtshoorn (home of the Ostrich and Cango Caves)
  11. Stellenbosch (oldest wine industry outside of Europe)
  12. And of course the mother city and tip of the African continent, Cape Town.
Starting at £61 GBP / $84 USD / R1000 ZAR per day

 

2019 departures: April, July & October

1-6 weeks starting and finishing in Cape Town with airport pick-ups and drop-offs every week. Highlights include: volunteering experiences at several community and conservation projects, selected tourism activities and national parks, a combination of b&b and tented camp accommodation, breakfast and dinners at partner restaurants. This collaborative project combines South Africa at its best and most inspiring!

Highlights include:

  1. Cape Town (the mother city and tip of the African continent) & Cape Agulhas (southern most tip of Africa)
  2. Umkhondo Wildlife Conservation Project
  3. Garden Route & Nature’s Valley
  4. Amakhala Foundation & Addo Elephant Park
  5. Coffee Bay & Chintsa (hosting the famous Hole in the Wall rock formations)
  6. Drakensberg (the inspiration for Lord of the Rings)
  7. Hluhluwe National Park & St Lucia (home of the Hippo)
  8. Nourish & Kruger National Park (home of Africa’s big 5)
  9. Mogalakwena Group & Mapugupwe National Park
  10. Augrabies Falls (on the border of Namibia)
  11. Diamond Coast (the long stretch of the west coast)
  12. Franshoek (oldest wine industry outside of Europe)
Starting at £65 GBP / $88 USD / R1050 ZAR per day

 

Our objectives, visions and where the money goes

Our 2019 roadtrips focus on sustainable community & conservation projects, inspiring towns & people, and hospitality partners that support their local communities.

Read about our hospitality partners

Primary volunteering projects (2-3 days each):

  1. Umkhondo Wildlife Conservation Project
  2. Nature’s Valley Trust Conservation
  3. Amakhala Foundation
  4. Nourish Environmental Education and Community Projects
  5. Mogalakwena Group

Primary project visits (half a day):

  1. Dorcas Health Project
  2. ICDP Trust
  3. Isipho Multi Purpose Centre
  4. Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre
  5. Ecolabel Community Project
  6. Masinthandane
  7. LoveLife

Read about our projects

Primary day-off activities available (Saturday/Sunday when possible):

  1. Kimberley Big Hole
  2. Augrabies River Trip
  3. West Coast Beach Buggy Trip
  4. Addo Elephant Park
  5. Kruger National Park
  6. Mapungupwe National Park
  7. Wild Coast Beach Walk and Horse-Riding

Read about our activities

The Routes

Bounce markers are pick-up / drop-off locations with airports available

Register your interest

We would be delighted to have you get involved in the 2018 expedition.
To register your interest and be kept up to date with all details please send us your email address.

We will not pass on emails to any third parties or other organisations

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