Young Pioneer Tours

Africa

Our Africa tours are run in accordance with YPT’s branding and ethos: a competitive price, expert guides, and most importantly an adventure that will stick with you for life. Every tour is accompanied by an experienced western YPT guide and to encourage friendships and good times we cap our tour groups at a maximum of 24 people. Once we hit 25, we divide our tours into two different groups with their own vehicle, local guides and western YPT guides. Group sizes are usually around 10 – 12 people. As we like to say, “we do group tours for people who hate group tours”.

If our scheduled group African tours don’t match your travel dates or interests, we can create your very own private tour. Our independent tours are suitable for all solo travellers, couples, friends, families and travel groups. During your private tour you will be accompanied by local guides (several languages are available), and you will have your own driver and air conditioned vehicle. YPT provides full visa support.

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  • €1695

Mauritania Iron Ore Train Tour

Ride the impressive Ion Ore train and explore Mauritania!

  • Start Date : January 22nd 2022
    End Date : January 28th 2022
  • Duration: 6 nights, 7 days
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  • €3690

Mali & Burkina Faso Tour

Two of West Africa's most rewarding destinations

  • Start Date : January 28th 2022
    End Date : February 8th 2022
  • Duration: 11 nights, 12 days
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  • €1995

Mali Tour

Traditional tribes, river cruising and ancient Mosques. All this and so much more on our tour of Mali!

  • Start Date : January 28th 2022
    End Date : February 2nd 2022
  • Duration: 6 nights, 7 days
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  • €1695

Burkina Faso Tour

Land of the upright men and home of Thomas Sankara. Burkina Faso is one of our favourite places in Africa here at YPT.

  • Start Date : February 3rd 2022
    End Date : February 8th 2022
  • Duration: 5 nights, 6 days
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  • €2095 / €3995

Angola Carnival in Africa Tour

Get in for the dictatorial remnants and dig deeper into the exclave of Africa, Cabinda!

  • Start Date : February 28th 2022
    End Date : March 5th / March 11th 2022
  • Duration: 7 days / 11 days
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A full mundari cattle camp
  • $1295

South Sudan Budget Tour

The most affordable tour to the newest country in the world

  • Start Date : March 11th 2022
    End Date : March 14th 2022
  • Duration: 3 nights, 4 days
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YPT mingling with Somalilanders
  • $1895 / $3395

Djibouti, Somaliland & Eritrea: Horn of Africa Independence Combo Tour

Join us for our epic African adventure!

  • Start Date : May 14th 2022
    End Date : May 31, 2022
  • Duration: 9 days / 18 days
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  • $545

Djibouti Land of Mirages Tour

Visit a country that will make you feel like you are on another planet: Djibouti

  • Start Date : May 14th 2022
    End Date : 17th May, 2022
  • Duration: 3 nights, 4 days
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YPT holding the flag of Somaliland during the military parade
  • $1395

Somaliland Independence Day Tour

Celebrate Independence Day with Somalilanders!

  • Start Date : May 17th 2022
    End Date : May 23rd, 2022
  • Duration: 6 nights, 7 days
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  • $1495

Eritrea National Day Tour

Watch the National Day parade and be part of living history in Eritrea

  • Start Date : May 23rd 2022
    End Date : May 31st, 2022
  • Duration: 8 nights, 9 days
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  • $2795

Tanzania Summer Safari Tour

Visit Mt. Kilimanjaro and Africa's best national park - hands down!

  • Start Date : June 1st 2022
    End Date : June 8th 2022
  • Duration: 7 nights, 8 days
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  • $1245

Zanzibar Revolution Tour

Join us as we explore what makes Zanzibar the "Cuba of Africa"

  • Start Date : June 8th 2022
    End Date : June 12th 2022
  • Duration: 4 nights, 5 days
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Our group in front of the ruins of a palace in Massawa, Eritrea
  • $895

Best of Eritrea Budget

All the must-see sights of Eritrea at a great budget price!

  • Start Date : October 6th 2022
    End Date : October 10th 2022
  • Duration: 4 nights, 5 days
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  • $595

Alternative Egypt Tour

The lesser-known side of Egypt - the City of the Dead and hidden pyramids

  • Start Date : October 25th 2022
    End Date : October 29th 2022
  • Duration: 4 nights, 5 days
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The bottle trees of Socotra
  • $1795

Socotra Yemen Island Tour

Experience the incredibly isolated and unique Yemeni island of Socotra!

  • Start Date : November 1st 2022
    End Date : November 8th 2022
  • Duration: 7 nights, 8 days
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