Botswana, Zimbabwe, Africa
Location
14 Days
Duration

Botswana Wildlife Breakaway

Welcome to Botswana, Africa!

ROUTE: Victoria Falls – Hwange National Park – Nata Bird Sanctuary – Khwai River – Chobe National Park – Victoria Falls

DURATION: 14 days

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Hwange National Park
  • Nata Bird Sanctuary
  • Game Drives in the Moremi National Park & Khwai
  • Okavango Delta experience including Mokoro excursion
  • Bwabwata National Park
  • Eastern Caprivi
  • Safari Game drive in Chobe National Park
  • Sunset cruise on the Chobe River
  • Victoria Falls
AIRFARE: International Airfare Upon Request
ACCOMMODATIONS:  Hotels used (or similar)
FIRST:
  • Victoria Falls: A’Zambezi River Lodge
  • Hwange National Park: Sable Sands
  • Nata Bird Sanctuary: Nata Lodge
  • Khwai River: Khwai Bedouin Camp
  • Okavango Delta: Guma Lagoon Camp
  • Mahangu: Mahangu Lodge
  • Chobe National Park: Chobe Safari Lodge
DELUXE:
  • Please inquire
LUXURY:
  • Please inquire

Included:

Accommodations Per Person Sharing, including hotel taxes

Arrival & departure transfers where applicable

Local guides / safari guides where applicable

Meals per itinerary

Park entrance fees and sightseeing fees where applicable

Applicable transportation

Not Included:

Airfare and air taxes

Cancellation, baggage, travel and medical insurance

Items of a personal nature such as baggage porterage, gratuities/tips, laundry, telephone calls, bottled water, etc.

Visa and visa fees

Optional sightseeing and activities

Meals, beverages and services not mentioned in itinerary

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Terms & Conditions

1

Day 1 Victoria Falls

On arrival into Victoria Falls Airport, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the afternoon may be spent at leisure enjoying one of the many activities available in Victoria Falls.

Overnight: Lodge – (D)

2

Day 2 - 4 Victoria Falls - Hwange National Park

Activities:

  • This morning we depart Victoria Falls and make our way to our lodge in a private concession near to Hwange National Park.
  • The next days are spent exploring this wildlife rich area.
  • This afternoon you can partake in an optional game drive.
  • Over the following two days we will explore this vast wilderness on game drives. Hwange National Park is one of Africa’s finest havens for wildlife and is home to vast herds of elephant, buffalo, and zebra and has a very large concentration of giraffe. It is also home to many predators and endangered species plus varied bird life.
  • Visit the Painted Dog Conservation Centre to witness the work that is done to protect these endangered species.

Overnight: Lodge – (B, L, D)

3

Day 5 Hwange National Park - Lodge, Botswana

Activities:

  • We need to get up early, as today is our longest drive of the safari.
  • Drive through the Matetsi safari area en-route to Botswana. The drive is beautifully scenic, with the chance of spotting game along the way.
  • Arrive at Lodge in the late afternoon.

Overnight: Nata – (B, L, D)

4

Day 6 Nata Bird Sanctuary and Khwai River

Activities:

  • After breakfast we head off to the Nata Bird Sanctuary, where we get the opportunity to enjoy the magnificent view over the Sowa pan, which is part of the Greater Makgadikgadi Pans.
  • Make our way to our camp, which is situated in a private concession in the Khwai River area.

Overnight: Camp – (B, L, D)

5

Day 7 Khwai River

Activities:

  • We have the opportunity to spend the day on game drives. In our open 4×4 vehicle we will explore the Khwai River region on morning and afternoon game drives hopefully spotting a variety of game that frequent this region.
  • After dinner you will be taken on a night drive, and you will hopefully be able to spot some rare nocturnal animals.

Overnight: Camp – (B, L, D)

6

Day 8 Moremi Game Reserve

Activities:

  • Today we head into the famous Moremi Game Reserve known as one of the most beautiful and varied reserves in Africa with an unprecedented concentration of wildlife.
  • The full day is spent in the unspoiled nature of the Moremi Game Reserve.

Overnight: Camp – (B, L, D)

7

Day 9-10 Okavango Delta

Activities:

  • An early departure for Etsha 13, on the western border of the Okavango Delta in Botswana. Unlike other deltas, it flows into the Kalahari Desert without reaching the coast, which makes it unique.
  • The next day is spent exploring the network of water pathways through thick vegetation in mokoros (traditional dugout canoes), discovering a variety of birds and wildlife.
  • We have the opportunity to stop at a secluded island to take a 1½ hour guided walk hoping to spot elephants, water buck or other animals living in this water filled paradise.

Overnight: Camp – (B, L, D)

8

Day 11 Mahangu

Activities:

  • Today enter Namibia. Enjoy an afternoon game drive in the Greater Bwabwata National Park, which extends from the Kavango River in the west to the Kwando River in the east and incorporates the Mahangu Game Reserve. Elephant, roan, kudu and buffalo are amongst the animals likely to be seen as well as prolific bird life.

Overnight: Lodge – (B, L, D)

9

Day 12-13 Mahangu National Park -Chobe National Park

Activities:

  • Continue our journey through the Caprivi Strip, crossing the border back into Botswana until we reach our destination, Kasane, the gateway to the Chobe National Park.
  • Start next day with a hopefully spectacular game drive in Chobe National Park. You will return to the lodge for a late breakfast and relaxation until our boat cruise on the Chobe River starts. Here we can watch elephants, hippos, crocodiles and a variety of birds, making for excellent up close photo opportunities.

Overnight: Lodge – (B, D)

10

Day 14 Victoria Falls

Activities:

  • Today we leave Botswana behind us and come to the place where we started this trip full of real African experiences – Victoria Falls.
  • Visit the Victoria Falls on a guided tour and then have the rest of the day at leisure.

Departure: Our safari ends after breakfast. You will be transferred to Victoria Falls Airport in time for your departure flight. – (B)


Meals as per itinerary: (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)


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Location Name: Botswana, Africa
Area (SQ KM): 581,730
Population: 2,182,719
Capital: Gaborone
Language(s): English (official), Setswana, Kalanga, Sekgalagadi, other.
Religion: Christian, Badimo
Currency: Botswana pula - BWP
Time Zone: UTC + 02
Electricity: 230 V
Phone Country Code to Call (Botswana, Africa): 267


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