Botswana Safari

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Tour description

It’s one thing to watch nature documentaries from the comfort of your couch–it’s definitely another thing to get up close and personal with the wildlife of Botswana. During this unparalleled safari experience, you’ll travel in open jeeps and boats in search of elephants, giraffes, lions and exotic birds before resting up in our comfortable tented camps and even a house boat. Be sure to pack your camera—it might just be the most important piece of gear you bring with you.

What's included

  • Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Arrival transfer
  • All National Park and wildlife reserve entrances
  • Open vehicle wildlife safari drives in Savuti area, Chobe National Park, Khwai River and Moremi area
  • Okavango Delta 2-night houseboat excursion with wildlife viewing and bird watching by boat
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

Highlights

  • Photograph african sunsets
  • Cruise a more secluded section of the okavango delta by houseboat in search of wildlife
  • Travel in a small group of 9 for more up close and personal views

Itinerary

Day 1: Victoria Falls Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.

Day 2: Victoria Falls/Okavango Delta Cross the border into Botswana, via a short border crossing through Namibia, continuing on to the Okavango Delta. Transfer to a houseboat, which is home for the next 2 nights in the Okavango Delta, the world's largest inland delta. Travelling by houseboat allows us to explore a more secluded area of the delta, taking small boats into the channels and waterways for wildlife viewing and birdwatching.

Day 3: Okavango Delta Enjoy the day on a houseboat with early morning and late afternoon wildlife excursions. Opt to enjoy a cultural excursion to Tsoldilo Hills to view ancient San Bushman rock paintings, or relax on deck with a cool drink watching the passing scenery.

Day 4: Okavango Delta/Maun Transfer to the frontier town of Maun. Option to shop and take a scenic flight over the delta.

Day 5: Maun/Moremi Game Reserve Drive to the Khwai River area bordering Moremi Game Reserve. With astounding wildlife, this area has been rated one of the best for wildlife viewing in the world. Relax this evening on the camp deck, admiring the stunning views with a cool drink.

Day 6: Moremi Game Reserve Embark early on an open vehicle wildlife safari drive in Moremi and surrounding concession areas, enjoy lunch and continue with the wildlife safari drive. Make it back to camp in the afternoon with time to relax at the comfortable tented camp.

Day 7: Moremi Game Reserve/Chobe National Park Leave the Khwai Area and move eastwards to Chobe National Park. Later, travel deeper into the Chobe wilderness to Ghoha Hills, with spectacular views of the surrounding bush. Enjoy late afternoon wildlife viewing in open vehicles around the hills and waterholes in search of elephants, lions, hippos, and giraffes.

Day 8: Chobe National Park/Kasane In the morning, take a slow wildlife safari drive along the southern bank of the Chobe River. This afternoon, opt to take a sunset photography river cruise for wildlife viewing, accompanied by an expert wildlife photographer and guide.

Day 9: Kasane/Victoria Falls Cross the border back into Zimbabwe for our final evening.

Day 10: Victoria Falls Depart at any time.