Day 1 Botswana
Pick-up and transfer to O.R. Tambo International Airport for your flight to Maun, Botswana. On arrival you will be met and assisted to board a light aircraft for a flight to Camp Okavango in the heart of the Delta. This is where your Botswana adventure begins!
Camp Okavango Fully inclusive
Enchanting Camp Okavango sits at the heart of the Okavango Delta on Nxaragha Island. Its main lodge features a cocktail bar, sitting area and wildlife reference library, with the dining room leading onto an expansive open-air patio where evenings around the fire can be enjoyed.
Day 2 Camp Okavango
Full day activities including motor boat excursion in the swamps and mokoro (dugout canoe) experience.
Day 3 & Muchenje Safari Lodge
Transfer by boat to Camp Moremi in the Moremi Game Reserve a protected area renowned for frequent sightings of lion, leopard and cheetah. African Wild Dog sightings are also regularly reported, an endangered species whose numbers are rapidly dwindling in other areas.
Muchenje Safari Lodge Fully inclusive
Muchenje Safari Lodge sits atop an escarpment overlooking the banks of the Chobe River in Botswana and has unparalleled views across the impressive flood plains.
Each of the private lodges 11 en-suite rooms are exquisitely furnished and have a wonderful African ambience, providing ideal safari accommodation in Botswana.
Transfer by air for Kasane and Chobe National Park where you will be met and transferred to Elephant Valley Lodge. Chobe National Park is probably Botswana’s next most well known conservation area. It is a diverse area, from the border at the Chobe River, to the Savute Channel, and beyond to the borders of the Moremi Game Reserve Okavango Delta. The Park is best known for its concentrations of elephant – some 120 000 individuals, along with other wildlife, such as, good numbers of buffalo, antelope and predators. Birding is also excellent, with many migrants visiting from November to March.
Day 6 Muchenje Safari Lodge
Muchenje Safari Lodge Fully inclusive
Enjoy a full day of activities whilst staying at Muchenje Safari. Following a list of what you can choose from. Another exciting part of your Botswana adventure.
- Game drives in open 4x4 safari vehicles, with professionally qualified guides - either early morning, afternoon or even the full day.
- Game viewing by boat on the Chobe River - to see huge herds of elephants, as well as many other mammals and birds attracted to the water's edge.
- Bush walking-safaris to explore the intricacies of the bush with the opportunity to learn more about spoor, trees, plants and insect identification.
- "Night eyes" - night-time game driving after dinner by spotlight.
- Visits to the local village for a cultural experience and to meet the people that make Botswana the delightful county that it is.
Day 7 Muchenje Safari Lodge
Activities include, a boat cruise down the Chobe River where you will see pods of hippo and crocodiles sunbathing. A site never to be forgotten are the large herds of elephant with young that cross the river to the islands to feed and the magnificent birdlife.
Day 8 Victoria Falls - Zimbabwe
After a final game drive activity transfer to Victoria Falls (1 ½ hours) drive. The Victoria Falls constitutes one of the most spectacular natural wonders of the world. The Local people call it "Mosi-oa-Tunya" -- the smoke that thunders and the Falls are remarkable. There is a magic about them manifested in the towering column of spray when the river is high, the thunder of the falling water, the terrifying abyss and tranquil lagoons upstream in which hippo and deadly crocodiles lurk.
The Victoria falls is 1 708 meters wide, making it the largest curtain of water in the world. It drops between 90m and 107m into the Zambezi Gorge and an average of 550,000 cubic metres of water plummet over the edge every minute.
Victoria Falls Hotel Breakfast
This legendary hotel is situated on a world heritage site overlooking the magnificent Victoria Falls, one of the seven Natural Wonders of the World. Established in 1904, and recently redecorated, this gracious colonial-style hotel is set in lush tropical gardens and epitomizes the romance of grand travel, offering total relaxation. All private suites and bedrooms are decorated in colonial style, are fully air-conditioned, and have satellite TV.
Day 9 Victoria Falls
After breakfast you will be met by a local guide and taken to the Victoria Falls for a guided tour. (entrance fee NOT included) Afternoon at leisure. That evening you will be collected and transferred to the “Boma Place of Eating” for Dinner. (Dinner and transfers included)
Day 10 Johannesburg
As your adventurous Botswana tour nears a close, spend your last morning shopping at one of the curio shops situated a short walk from your hotel. Late morning you will be collected and transferred to Victoria Falls International Airport for your flight home.