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Discover untouched and unique Angola
Departure: November 2018
ANGO Travel organizes a 12-day impressive tour through Angola’s breathtaking heights. During the Angola Discovery Tour you will discover Angola’s rich culture and colonial history and you will be amazed by the many natural beauties that this beautiful country has to offer.
The tour starts in the vibrant city of Luanda for an interesting mix of the country’s impressive history, rich culture, vibrant people and traditions. From there we travel to the province of Malanje to admire Africa’s largest waterfalls, the Kalandula Falls. Along the way you will pass through ancient Savannah and densely forested rainforest full of mangroves and monkey bread trees. We also pass various natural landscapes and special rock formations, the Pedras Negras and the Kissama National Park. Here, native Palanca antelopes, elephants, zebras, giraffes and special birds reside. We conclude this unique journey with a breathtaking view of the Miradoura de Lua, a colorful moon-like cliff formation on the Atlantic Ocean.
The departure date will be announced on 1 April 2018. If you want to be assured of a place, please register without obligation via this link.
Price: From € 2.995 excluding flight ticket.
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|Travel type Date||Angola Discovery - Nature and Culture Arrival November|
|Day 1 Departure||Departure Amsterdam, The Netherlands Luanda, Angola|
Flight on your own. ANGO Travel provides advice about flight options and rates
|Day 2 Arrival||Arrival Luanda Airport Quatro de Fevereiro|
You will be welcomed at the airport by your guide / driver from ANGO Travel, which will take you to your hotel in about 45 minutes.
Take the time to acclimatize and recover from your flight. After lunch we meet the tour guide for a briefing.
The rest of the day you are free to discover the area at the hotel. Take the time to absorb the first smells and colors of Luanda and discover a mix of old colonial buildings and the vibrant culture. You spend the next 2 nights in Hotel Continental on a bed and breakfast basis, a comfortable 3 * hotel located on the boulevard, in the heart of Luanda.
|Day 3||Luanda - City Tour "Culture and History"|
After consuming a continental breakfast you will be picked up from the Tour Operator for a City Tour. You will learn more about the intriguing history and rich culture of Angola. Both on foot and by minibus you can visit various historical and cultural sites and museums, including Fort Fortaleza de São Miguel and Antropology Museum. Lunch on location is included in the price.
Overnight at Hotel Continental in Luanda (B, L).
|Day 4||Travel to Malanje and Kalandula Falls|
via Dondo - Garden City N'dalatando - villa church
You will be picked up early in the morning before leaving for the Province of Malanje. Malanjeligt at 500 kilometers from Luanda. The roads are mostly good. We drive along the Kwanza River and through the town of Dondo. Here the Angolan beer EKA is brewed. From Dondo we drive past the "Garden City" in N'dalatando, where we will have our lunch. In the early afternoon we expect to arrive at the impressive waterfalls.
After a beautiful journey through Angola's breathtaking nature, you stay overnight in a comfortable accommodation in Malanje on the basis of bed and breakfast.
|Day 5||Malange - Pedras Negras - Cambambe Dam|
After breakfast we drive for a short City tour through Malanje. From there we drive 70 kilometers towards the South-West to admire the breathtaking rock formations Pedras Negras. These unique rock formations have been nominated for the 7 wonders of nature in Angola. David Livingstone camped here in 1854. At this beautiful location we have lunch. Also discover the footprint of Rainha Ginga (Nzinga), a famous battle queen who died in 1663 at the age of 83 at this unique location. We stay 2 times in a beautiful location in the comfortable Pousada accommodation on the basis of bed and breakfast. The property is located on the Kwanza River at the Cambambe dam.
|Day 6,7||South Kwanza Sul|
via Gabela & Cachoeiras Falls Sumbe
We start the day at the Cambambe dam, hoping to see the dam working. We continue our journey towards the south, the heart of Luanda Sul Province, and drive towards the Quibala coast. On the way we drive through historic coffee plantations in Gabela. We have lunch again at a breathtaking location and continue our way towards the coast of Sumbe. We spend the night in a beach hotel in Sumbe. The next day you will have the time to relax for a day and enjoy a full day at the seaside. Two nights at the hotel in Sumbe on the basis of bed and breakfast.
|Day 8||Kissama National Wild Park -|
via Porto Amboim and Cabo Ledo
We leave early in the morning for a ride to Angola's most special national wildlife parks. We drive via Porto Amboim and Cabo Ledo. Lunch and dinner are offered at your stay, the River Lodge. After a full day in the wilderness we drive to Miradouro da Lua just before sunset for a magical view of a moon-like panorama landscape.
Overnight at Kwanza River Lodge in Kissama on a bed-and-breakfast basis.
|Day 9||Kissama National Wild Park|
In the morning we start with a boat tour on the Kwanza River and continue our way in the Kissama National Park. During this beautiful safari and the Kwanza River Tour we hope to spot elephants, rhinos, water buffalo, antelope and a variety of birds. Sea turtles also live in this area. Lunch and dinner are offered at your stay, the River Lodge. After a full day in the wilderness we spend the night in the Kwanza River Lodge in Kissama on the basis of bed and breakfast.
|Day 10||Transfer to Luanda City|
In the morning we leave from Kissama to Luanda City. On the way we visit the Art Craft Market in Benfica, where you can buy beautiful souvenirs and handmade products. Lunch on location is included in the price. You will stay in Luanda in Hotel Continental, a 3 * accommodation based on accommodation.
|Day 11||Day 11Luanda City, Ilha de Luanda|
Today is a rest day, which you can freely spend. The hotel where you will stay is located in the center of Luanda and is located on the beautiful bay and boulevard, which also leads to Ilha de Luanda. Ilha de Luanda is a peninsula that is a stone's throw away from our hotel. Here you can go for bars, music, dance and culture.
Overnight at the Continental Hotel in Luanda on a bed-and-breakfast basis.
|Day 12||Transfer Luanda City|
Pack your bags and enjoy your last hours in Luanda, because today our Angola Discovery Tour ends.
You will be picked up at the end of the afternoon (4 pm) before you leave for the Netherlands.
|Day 13||Arrival in The Netherlands|