Botswana is one of the most stable and organized Countries in the African Continent. The land locked Country has unique precious areas dedicated for Conservation and Tourism. one of these areas is the Okavango Delta, the largest inland Delta in the World.
The Country’s Parks and Reserves have very good numbers of animals and in some areas they roam free. It is one of those places where you will feel the true essence of the African Safari Experience.
The trip will end in Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe), another spectacular place to visit, which will allow you to see one of the best sections of the beautiful Zambezi River.
This tour will be operated by our local partners: karibu safari
  • We are welcomed in Maun and taken to a local restaurant for a light lunch before being transferred to our first comfort bush camp on the Gomoti River.
  • The evening in the African bush is spent relaxing around the campfire under the bright stars of the southern hemisphere.
  • Duncan’s Camp (or similar) (Light lunch & Dinner)
  • This morning we are taken on a guided walk to experience the smells, sights snd sounds of the wilderness.
  • Leisure time to relax before lunch, hereafter our game drive into the concession area with sundowners while watching the majestic African sunset.
  • Duncan’s Camp (or similar) (All meals)
  • Today we take a leisure drive into Moremi Game Reserve and onto our next comfort camp.
  • The variety of bird species here will keep us enthralled. Late afternoon we have the opportunity to explore the area on a sundowner game drive.
  • Third Bridge Tented Camp (All meals)
  • Our morning and afternoon game drives explore the area with its combination of open grasslands, woodland thicket and lagoons which create special habitat for Cheetah, Wild Dog and Honey Badger.
  • Third Bridge Tented Camp (All meals)
  • After breakfast our guide transfers us to Xakanaxa boat station having the opportunity to view the wildlife enroute.
  • A boat excursion takes us into the Okavango channels and lagoon areas to our tented camp on an Island in the heart of the Delta.
  • Here we have the chance of seeing hippos, crocodiles and the birdlife endemic to the area.
  • Gcadikwe Island Tented Camp (All meals).
  • We further explore the channels and waterways of the Okavango Delta by boat with a visit to the Heronry (a natural nursery).
  • After relaxing during the heat of the day we are taken on a sunset cruise to photograph the spectacular Delta sunset.
  • Gcadikwe Island Tented Camp (All meals)
  • A hearty breakfast before we are boated back to the boat station where a leisure game drive transfers us to our next comfort tented camp.
  • Lunch is served picnic style enroute.
  • Our camp is in a private concession adjoining Moremi Game Reserve. There are no fences between the Park and the private concession making our night drive even more fantastic.
  • Hyena Pan Camp (All meals)
  • Today our guide takes us exploring the Khwai floodplains and the serenity of the surrounding wilderness is overpowering.
  • (Optional activity at own expense – 2 hour Mokoro excursion) Hyena Pan Camp (All meals)
  • Our guide transfers us to the Khwai airstrip where we meet our air transfer to Kasane airport.
  • A lodge representative road transfers us to our luxury lodge near the Chobe River.
  • The afternoon is spent at leisure either enjoying bird watching from our deck or enjoying a nature walk on the lodge premises.
  • We could also join one of the local guide for an educational stroll through the nearby village and learn a little about their customs and traditions.
  • Chobe Bakwena Lodge (or similar) (Fully Inclusive)
  • Today we are taken into Chobe National Park for a morning game drive which offers the best chance to encounter the big cats and unique experiences of Chobe.
  • Chobe is famous for its beautiful scenery and magnificent sunsets. It is also home to the largest elephant population in Africa which we may witness during our afternoon boat cruise on the River.
  • Chobe Bakwena Lodge (or similar) (Fully Inclusive)
  • Mid-morning we are transferred out of Chobe area of Botswana and cross the border to our lodge accommodation in Zimbabwe.
  • Time at leisure to enjoy the many optional activities on offer. (Own expense).
  • Ilala Lodge (or similar accommodation) (Breakfast & dinner) Lunch on day 11 own expense
  • The safari ends after Breakfast. (Breakfast)

PRICE PER PERSON (USD)

GREEN SEASON

(JAN-JUN / NOV-DEC)

1980$

PEAK SEASON

(JUL-OCT)

1190$

SINGLE SUPPLEMENT

1412 USD

GROUP SIZE: 4 – 10 PASSENGERS

*The itinerary will depend on local conditions.

**Transfers included: Road transfer from Maun Airport to camp on day 1: Air Transfer from Khwai airstrip to Kasane on Day 9.

***START: MAUN +/-13H30. END: VIC FALLS ON DAY 12 AFER BREAKFAST.

****DEPARTURE GUARANTEED WITH A MINIMUM OF 4 PASSENGERS.

INCLUDES

  • Light Lunch on arrival.
  • 2 night comfort tented camp with camp bed, high density foam mattress, bed roll with full linen and pillow, “Al Fresco” ensuite bathroom with porta potti toilet and warm bucket shower, towels.
  • Guided morning walk.
  • Concession game drive.
  • 6 nights comfort tented camp accommodation with fixed bed, full linens, ensuite bathroom with towels, all meals, mineral water, table wine served during evening meal.
  • Morning and afternoon game drives.
  • Night drive in concession area on day 7.
  • Botswana Park Fees.
  • Boat transfers, boat activities.
  • Air transfer on day 9 to Kasane.
  • 2 nights luxury lodge accommodation on a fully inclusive basis with scheduled activities.
  • Border transfer.
  • 1 night lodge in Deluxe accommodation on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis.

EXCLUDES

  • International & regional flights.
  • Airport taxes.
  • Visa costs.
  • Drinks.
  • Mokoro excursion in Khwai.
  • Optional excursions.
  • Gratuities and items of a personal nature.
  • Bank transfer fees and exchange rate fluctuations.

DEPARTURE DATES

MAUN (TUESDAY) 07.03.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 18.03.17 – TOUR CODE EE3

MAUN (TUESDAY) 21.03.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 01.04.17 – TOUR CODE EE3A

MAUN (TUESDAY) 04.04.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 15.04.17 – TOUR CODE EE4

MAUN (TUESDAY) 18.04.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 29.04.17 – TOUR CODE EE4A

MAUN (TUESDAY) 02.05.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 13.05.17 – TOUR CODE EE5

MAUN (TUESDAY) 23.05.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 03.06.17 – TOUR CODE EE5A

MAUN (TUESDAY) 06.06.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 17.06.17 – TOUR CODE EE6

MAUN (TUESDAY) 20.06.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 01.07.17 – TOUR CODE EE6A

MAUN (TUESDAY) 04.07.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 15.07.17 – TOUR CODE EE7

MAUN (TUESDAY) 25.07.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 05.08.17 – TOUR CODE EE7A

MAUN (TUESDAY) 22.08.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 02.09.17 – TOUR CODE EE8

MAUN (TUESDAY) 05.09.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 16.09.17 – TOUR CODE EE9

MAUN (TUESDAY) 26.09.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 07.10.17 – TOUR CODE EE9A

MAUN (TUESDAY) 03.10.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 14.03.17 – TOUR CODE EE10

MAUN (TUESDAY) 24.10.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 04.11.17 – TOUR CODE EE10A

MAUN (TUESDAY) 07.11.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 18.11.17 – TOUR CODE EE11

MAUN (TUESDAY) 21.11.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 02.12.17 – TOUR CODE EE11A

MAUN (TUESDAY) 05.12.17 – VIC FALLS (SATURDAY) 16.12.17 – TOUR CODE EE12

KEY FACTS

  • Capital: Gaborone
  • Population: 2.021 million (2013) World Bank
  • Official languages: English, Tswana
  • Every year, approximately 11 cubic kilometres (11,000,000,000,000 litres) of water flow into the Okavango delta.
  • Chobe National Park is widely known for its spectacular elephant population: It contains an estimated 50,000 elephants, perhaps the highest elephant concentration of Africa.
  • Victoria Falls is the world’s largest sheet of falling water.