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Blogs - Dragoman Overland

Overlanding is all about taking the road less travelled, seeing the real country rather than just the highlights. 1. Getting away from the tourist trail – On every overland journey with Dragoman you’ll visit all the must-see highlights in the region - be it the iconic Taj Mahal, the incredible ruins of Machu Picchu, the mighty Victoria Falls, or the phenomenal Great Wall of China! However, by travelling in one of our purpose-built overland trucks, we’ll also get you well off the beaten track and into the heart of every country we travel to, so you can really get under…

Our ever-exploring sales consultant, Sarah has recently got back from our Delhi to Mumbai trip and she tells us all that happened on her overlanding adventure...     Day 1 Our trip started early in the morning flying from Gatwick to Istanbul. When we got on our second flight from Istanbul to Delhi, time flew by watching all the new movies back to back! We landed in Delhi early on Day 1 and watched the sun rise over Delhi as we drove to the hotel. We had our group meeting in the evening, then we all went out for a…

It's that time of the year when the Wanderlust Guide of the Year Awards ceremony comes around and to say we're excited about them this year is an understatement! The award is unveiled at the Royal Geographic Society in London on the 4th October 2018 and our very own Julie Gabbott is one of the shortlisted nominees.     Julie has been on the road with Dragoman since 2013 and has led tours through South America, Eastern, Southern and West Africa, India and central Asia to name a few. We're crossing everything for Julie this year and the team from…

As the Destination Manager for Africa I love any excuse to get out and experience more of the continent that I love. This time round it was the Danakil Depression on my Addis to Gondar Dragoman trip that was the true highlight. This 3 day stint is one of the lowest and hottest places on earth and was packed with one stunning experience after another. We began with a briefing from one of our guides the evening before we set off. She had 12 rather nervous faces looking intently at her trying to absorb every word of her advice. Mainly,…

You’ve worked hard up until now and feel like you deserve a break? Why the heck not – we think you deserve one too! You’ve got the rest of your life to settle down in one country if that’s what you choose.

Escape somewhere different this Festive Season...with Dragoman! Get overlanding with us and have a different Christmas and New Years experience! Meet new friends, see new places and experience new cultures. We've got something for everyone!

Thinking about joining the leading overland tour company across the globe? Here’s what you can expect on your one week assessment if successful at your first interview.

Are you a solo traveller who loves to explore the world but doesn’t want to be entirely alone? That’s great!

Travelling overland by a big orange and white truck isn't the only unique thing about Dragoman...we also love to flap!