Africa is perhaps the ultimate adventure travel destination and your kids will love it! From running down sand dunes in the desert, to spotting elephants and lions on a self-drive safari, to jumping into waves crashing onto pristine beaches, and all whilst camping under the African stars.

Safari with kids

We spent 4 months earlier this year traversing Sub-Saharan Africa in a Land Rover Defender with our two boys (aged 3 and 4). We had dipped out toe into Africa with kids previously on travels to Morocco. But this trip took us to the heart of this continent… starying in South Africa and Mozambique, then on to MalawiTanzaniaZambia, and finishing with Namibia before returning our Land Rover back to South Africa.

For all your questions answered about our overland travels through sub-Saharan Africa in a Land Rover, check out our post…

FAQ: Overlanding Africa with kids.

This post includes everything from safety, to 4×4 hire, to route planning, to what we did about needing the loo on the road.

Morocco with kids
Namibia with kids
Zambia with kids
Tanzania with kids
Malawi with kids
Mozambique with kids
South Africa with kids

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