Where your money goes
The total cost of your Overland Expedition, Overland Tour or Safari is divided into two parts:
Part 1. Trip Payment (payable in full to the UK office prior to departure)
Part 2. Local Payment (payable to the crew in US$’s cash upon arrival in Africa)
This is the payment made to Savannah Overland Expeditions Ltd (the company) for the ‘tour’ component of the expedition. It is payable in full prior to travelling to Africa and covers land transportation in the expedition vehicle only. The Trip Payment is payable in GB£ sterling.
This is the payment made to Savannah Overland Expeditions Ltd’s Tour Leader in Africa for the ‘local’ component of the expedition. This amount is payable in US$ cash and only notes dated 2006 and above will be accepted. Part 2, the local payment, covers all locally incurred costs associated with running the overland expedition including, but not limited to, food, camping and other accommodation fees, loss of equipment, parking, border crossings, road tolls and taxes etc.
Additional Costs Incurred by You
Your flights, travel insurance, visas, optional activities and excursions, spending money, daily snacks and drinks, meals whilst in cities and / or away from the truck are not included in either Part 1 or Part 2 of your trip payment. These are all additional costs you will incur along the way and should be budgeted for accordingly.