Are you dreaming of travelling to Africa and beyond? Are you confused where to start? Do you have no one to travel with? Do you want to make a positive impact whilst travelling?
From the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro and endless plains of the Serengeti in Tanzania; the unforgettable vibes of Soweto in South Africa, and the cool breeze of the Kwahu Mountains in Ghana, its never to late to start your adventures.
Travel with a purpose, the time is now.
Join Talking Drums and other likeminded travellers for your next group Travel Adventure!
Northern Ghana 2021
South Africa 2022
Frequently Asked Questions
1. Tell me more about the Talking Drums Travel Adventures.
The Talking Drums Travel Adventures are specially curated group travel tours and trips, that brings together likeminded travellers and would-be travellers. Our tours will initially focus on countries in Africa, and Talking Drums endeavours, where possible, to procure goods and services from local businesses, to contribute to the local economy. We aim to immerse ourselves in each experience, and empower you to undertake your own travel adventures responsibly, whilst having a positive impact across Africa and beyond.
2. Why should I join a Talking Drums Travel Adventure?
With a Talking Drums Travel Adventure, you will be travelling with a purpose. Where possible, we source our goods and services from local businesses, and also donate a proceed of profits to initiatives that benefit the local communities to where we travel.
With a focus on having a positive impact, we align our services to the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity by 2030.
3. Can I join by myself?
Of course! Our Travel Adventures are small groups and we welcome solo travellers. By the end of the trip, we hope you leave as a community and group of friends.
4. How much do the Travel Adventures cost?
The cost of the group Travel Adventures vary and are dependant on the location, the activities, excursions and accommodation included, and the time of year. Please click on the links above for the most up to date prices. Talking Drums will provide you with a cost and an overview of trip at the time of booking. Further information and a full itinerary will be provided after your booking is confirmed. In order to secure your place, you must pay at least a deposit. All deposits are non-refundable.
5. Do the Travel Adventures include flights?
Talking Drums Travel Adventures do not include international flights. You will responsible for arranging your international flights, and Talking Drums can provide guidance on this. Some tours may include domestic flights, which will be included in the price of the tour unless it is cheaper to include it as part of your international flight booking.
6. What should I do before travelling?
Before travelling, you must ensure you have necessary immunisations for the relevant country, you must have travel insurance that provides sufficient coverage, you must adhere to the necessary entry requirements such as visa, copy of a yellow fever certificate. Talking Drums can provide you with guidance on this.