Africa Travel Co have had younger and older passengers travel with them without any problem. All they ask is that you are fit enough for participation trips. Other trips are only open to participants aged 18 and older. You will be required to put up & down your own tent, help out the cook with cooking & cleaning duties and do security. You will need to be able to climb the ladder steps to get on & off the Overland truck. Passengers over 60 years are required to have a medical certificate. Where specified Africa Travel Co does have Family Trips for persons aged 6 -17 years travelling with parents.
You will need to have a reasonable fitness, be a keen camper and have a good sense of adventure.