11 Day Luxury Botswana – Wilderness Safaris
Why book this trip?
On this fantastic African adventure, take time to explore the striking contrasts in scenic areas on game-viewing excursions reminiscent of the great African explorer days. On this exquisite journey, you will visit the world-renowned Victoria Falls on the Zambian side of the mighty Zambezi River, as well as explore the picturesque northern areas of Botswana: from the lush wetlands of the Okavango Delta to the Linyanti and Chobe River systems, famous for their strong predators and big game populations.
|Tour Style||Camping Journeys|
|Countries Visited||Botswana, Zimbabwe|
|Group Size||Min 2|
Departing from Livingstone
Ends in Maun
A stunning tour of one of the most wildlife dense areas of Botswana. This luxury camping tented safari takes you to the Chobe and Linyati Rivers inhabited with a variety of animals allowing the curious traveller an insight into their daily activities.
- Exclusive access to the wilderness areas of the Okavango Delta, Linyanti and Victoria Falls
- Deluxe camping in two prime areas with detailed insights into habitats and wildlife in the area
- A diverse range of activities: walks, day and night wildlife viewing – both water- and land-based
- All meals
- A reasonable amount of soft drinks
- Mineral water
- Fruit juice
- House wine and beer, as well as local spirits such as gin and Amarula
- National Park fees
- Road transfers
- Scheduled activities
- All internal charters
- Flights (other than specified in the detailed safari itinerary)
- Compulsory comprehensive insurance,
- All relevant entry and departure Government taxes
- All personal purchases (including curios, spirit liquors, telephone calls, etc.)
- Optional extra activities
- Pre and post safari tours
- All other travel arrangements pre and post the safari
- Any new Government taxes, levies, fuel or industry increases which are beyond our control
Day 1: Livingstone – Zambia
We begin our adventure by arriving in Livingstone, after which we transfer immediately to the majestic Victoria Falls for a wonderful guided tour of one of the World’s Seven Wonders. Following this, we travel to Toka Leya Camp in the beautiful Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park, where we spend our night in comfort.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Supper
Included: Daily activities
Day 2 – 4: Chobe River -Linyati Concession – Botswana
Today we catch a flight to Kasane, where we enjoy a marvellous Chobe River Boat Cruise. This region is renowned for its massive elephant herds in the dry season, as well as a range of other unique species. A tasty lunch will be provided on the cruise.
Continuing further south, we fly to Linyati Tented Camp in the Linyati Concession. Activities on offer here include exquisite game drives into the exclusive northern sector of the concession, where you can explore an array of environments whilst spotting a range of wonderful wildlife on their way down to the river for a refreshing drink.
The tents you stay in are expansive and airy reminiscent of how the earlier travellers explored the area. They are surrounded with canvas, have wooden wardrobes and trunks. There are en-suites, comfortable, wide beds, mirrors and fans. Deck chairs allow you to sit outside and soak in the view. Fresh, delicious food will be prepared for you by our chefs.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Supper, Local drinks
Days 5-7: Okavango Delta – Botswana
We fly to the Gomoti Camp in the Santawani Concession today, just in the south eastern part of the Okavango Delta. The delta offers a wide range of game drive and comprises of lush lands transforming into breathtaking plains of water. The concession is a mixture of woodland habitat and open grasslands which dissolve into floodplains.
Your camp is situated under a canopy of Acacia trees and is eco-friendly. A thatched dining area is the ideal place to relax while superb food is prepared for you. After dinner you can retire to your canvas tents designed in the style of the early explorers with coloured teak director chairs and cozy interiors. En-suites and showers make your stay here as comfortable as at home.
Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Supper, Local drinks
Days 8-10: Moremi Game Reserve – Botswana
Today we fly to Jacana Camp or Xigera Camp in the Moremi Game Reserve/Okavango Delta. Both camps provide a genuine Delta experience and are situated on dense islands where constant water all year round makes for a spectacular water wonderland.
Here you stay in meru-style tents that overlook the expansive waters that surround you. The dining area is raised on a wooden deck giving you the ultimate view of the tranquility of the bush. The boma is where crackling fires break the stillness and bring warmth to cool evenings.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Local drinks
Day 11: Maun – Botswana
Our journey comes to an end today as we make our way to Maun Airport by means of light aircraft.
Onward Travel Plans
Due to on the road variable beyond our control (such as border crossings, traffic, delays, etc) on the tours. The end time on the last day can’t be guaranteed and therefore we strongly recommend you stay the night and fly out the next day. Please consult with your booking consultant.
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Price Disclaimer: Tour is Priced at Low Season USD 10974 (1 May - 31 May, 1 Nov - 30 Nov) | High Season USD 12467 (1 June - 31 Oct) Currency fluctuations may occur
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