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9259 MILES, 167 days/5 and a half months: Split into 3 phases, consisting of 10 seperate ‘Legs’

 

PHASE 1

LEG 1: Cape Agulhas – Windhoek: 1023 MILES

LEG 2: Windhoek – Lusaka: 1253 MILES

LEG 3: Lusaka – Dar es Salaam: 1184 MILES

PHASE 2

LEG 4: Dar es Salaam – Nairobi: 540 MILES

LEG 5: Nairobi – Addis Ababa: 988 MILES

LEG 6: Addis Ababa – Khartoum: 938 MILES

LEG 7: Khartoum – Alexandria: 1495 MILES

PHASE 3

LEG 8: Alexandria – Benghazi: 734 MILES

LEG 9: Benghazi – Tripoli: 579 MILES

LEG 10: Tripoli – Cape Bon: 525 MILES

 

PHASE 1

LEG 1: Cape Agulhus – Windhoek

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South Africa

  • Whale Coast Route
  • Dyer Conservation Trust: 58 miles
  • Cape Town – 108 miles

Route 7

  • Citrusdal – 114 miles
  • Varsriver – 92 miles
  • Garies – 85 miles
  • Namaqua Park – 56 miles
  • Aribersriver – 78 miles

Namibia

B1

  • Grootplaas – 93 miles
  • Kitchen 51 – 98 miles
  • Asab – 107 miles
  • Hardap NP – 86 miles
  • Tsumis – 89 miles
  • Windhoek – 94 miles

LEG 2: Windhoek – Lusaka

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B6

  • Omilara – 70 miles
  • Gobabis – 70 miles
  • Zelda – 62 miles

Botswana

A3

  • Tshootsha – 73 miles
  • Ghanzi – 72 miles
  • Sehithua – 118 miles
  • Motopi – 113 miles
  • Gweta – 80 miles
  • A33
  • Nata – 62 miles
  • Sibuyu Reserve – 107 miles
  • Kazuma Forest Reserve – 41 miles
  • Kazungula – 52 miles

Zambia

M10

  • Livingstone – 39 miles

T1

  • Zimba – 51 miles
  • Choma – 73 miles
  • Mazabuka – 99 miles
  • Lusaka – 83 miles

LEG 3: Lusaka – Dar es Salaam

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  • Kabwe – 89 miles
  • Mkushi – 96 miles
  • Kanona – 109 miles
  • Kalonje – 73 miles
  • Shiwa Ngandu House – 101 miles
  • Kalulu – 55 miles
  • Isoka – 65 miles
  • Nakonde – 70 miles

​Tanzania

  • Mbeya – 66 miles
  • Makambako – 107 miles
  • Iringa – 102 miles
  • Mbyuyuni – 71 miles
  • Mikumi National Park – 53 miles
  • Morogoro – 74 miles
  • Dar es Salaam – 115 miles

PHASE 2

LEG 4: Dar es Salaam – Nairobi

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  • Msata – 77 miles
  • Korogwe – 100 miles
  • Same – 99 miles
  • Himo – 61 miles
  • Oloitokitok – 42 miles

Kenya

C102

  • Email – 64 miles
  • Nairobi – 73 miles

LEG 5: Nairobi – Addis Ababa

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  • Nanyuki – 122 miles
  • Intrepids Safari Camp – 73 miles
  • Merille – 67 miles
  • Marsabit – 74 miles
  • Turbi – 76 miles
  • Moyale – 77 miles

Ethiopia 

  • Mega – 66 miles
  • Yebelo – 65 miles

A8

  • Hagere Maryam – 63 miles
  • Dilla – 75 miles
  • Awassa – 60 miles

A7

  • Adbidjatta National Park – 40 miles
  • Koka Lake – 68 miles

A1

  • Addis Ababa – 62 miles

LEG 6: Addis Ababa – Khartoum

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A3

  • Fiche – 79 miles
  • Blue Nile (Gohatsion) – 63 miles
  • Debre Markos (Gohatsion) – 54 miles
  • Bure – 68 miles
  • Cushiranga – 93 miles
  • Cushiranga Village – 80 miles
  • Aykel – 55 miles
  • Magannan – 62 miles
  • Metena – 22 miles
  • Doka – 50 miles
  • Al Qadarif – 50 miles
  • Al Fao – 90 miles
  • Wad Madani – 58 miles
  • Ruffa – 33 miles
  • Khartoum – 81 miles

LEG 7: Khartoum – Alexandria

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Sudan

  • Abu Anna Creek – 25 miles
  • Unknown Road – 150 miles
  • Shirian El Shimal – 100 miles
  • Korean Mosque – 47 miles
  • Al Goled – 85 miles
  • Dongola – 56 miles

A1

  • Delgo – 78 miles
  • Wawa – 40 miles
  • Abri – 30 miles
  • Wadi Halfa – 105 miles

Route 75

  • Aswan (Boat crossing over The Nile)
  • Edfu – 85 miles
  • Esna – 32 miles

Egypt

  • Luxor – 74 miles
  • Qena – 50 miles

Route 60

  • Sohag – 95 miles
  • Asyut – 76 miles
  • Saad Zaghoul – 47 miles
  • Biba – 55 miles
  • Cairo – 130 miles
  • Alexandria – 135 miles

Phase 3

LEG 8: Alexandria – Benghazi

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  • Marina El Alamein – 67 miles
  • Marsa Matruh – 117 miles

Libya

  • Sifi Barrani – 86 miles
  • Bardiyah – 75 miles
  • Toburk – 75 miles
  • Dema – 104 miles
  • Al Haniyah – 87 miles
  • Tocra – 75 miles
  • Benghazi – 48 miles

LEG 9: Benghazi – Tripoli

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  • Az-Zuwaytinah – 101 miles
  • New Brega – 60 miles
  • Ras Lanuf – 84 miles
  • Sirte – 134 miles
  • Abugrein – 85 miles
  • Misrati – 66 miles
  • Tripoli – 129 miles

LEG 10: Tripoli – Cape Bon

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  • Ben Gardine – 127 miles

Tunisia

  • Gabes – 95 miles
  • Mahida – 143 miles
  • Hammamet – 90 miles
  • Cape Bon – 70 miles