NAMIBIA AND OKAVANGO DELTA CAMPING BUDGET TOUR
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14 Day Namibia and Okavango Delta South Overland

R13,350

+ Single Supplement (Optional) ZAR 1020

+ Optional Activity Package ZAR 7070


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Tour Style Camping
Countries Visited Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe
Starts Victoria Falls
Ends Swakopmund
Group Size Max 20
Age Range 16 – 65 Years and older

This is one of the popular overland trips that combines the Okavango Delta/Chobe with Namibia and Victoria Falls. We visit the Okavango Delta, the Caprivi Strip, Etosha, Swakopmund, the Himba Tribe and Spitzkoppe. Packed with adventure activities and excellent wildlife viewing opportunities in Namibia, Botswana and Victoria Falls, this tour is great value for money.

 

 

Tour Overview

Departing from Victoria Falls
Ends in
Swakopmund

This is one of the popular overland trips that combines the Okavango Delta/Chobe with Namibia and Victoria Falls. We visit the Okavango Delta, the Caprivi Strip, Etosha, Swakopmund, the Himba Tribe and Spitzkoppe. Packed with adventure activities and excellent wildlife viewing opportunities in Namibia, Botswana and Victoria Falls, this tour is great value for money.

Included

  • Meals - 13 Breakfast, 12 Lunch, 10 Dinner
  • Accommodation
  • Registered guides
  • Transport per itinerary

Excluded

  • International Airfares
  • Travel and medical insurance
  • Personal spending money
  • Visa costs
  • Border taxes
  • Passports
  • Vaccinations
  • Personal taxes (including departure and border taxes)
  • Activity Package and Optional Activities
  • Unscheduled or optional national / game parks and other activities
  • Gratuities
  • Sleeping bag if needed
  • Restaurant meals (other than those listed)
  • All drinks - Alcohol, Soft Drinks, Bottled Water
  • Tips
  • Laundry
  • Other items of a personal nature

SKU: CAS0498
 

Itinerary

Day 1

Zimbabwe – Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

We start our trip by visiting Victoria Falls National Park and spend the night. Here you have an opportunity to explore the falls and capture some great photos.

Accommodation: Two Per Room: Victoria Falls Rainbow Hotel
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Activity Package: Victoria Falls National Park Entry
Optional Activities: Zambezi Sunset Cruise, Bungee Jump – Solo, Helicopter Flights, White Water Rafting

Day 2

Victoria Falls – Kasane, Botswana

We leave Victoria Falls and make our way towards Kasane. On arrival we set up camp along the Chobe River.   Lunch is served from the truck and the afternoon is spent exploring the national game reserve. Chobe National Park is a massive game reserve reknown for its elephants and hippos that explore the river, swamps and woodlands. You can take advantage of photographic opportunities this afternoon on a picturesque boat cruise through the park in search of these large animals and this evening we enjoy dinner around a campfire.

Accommodation: Camp Thebe River Safaris
Facilities: Shared Ablutions Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Victoria Falls to Kasane ±100 km
Activity Package: Chobe National Park Game Drive and Chobe National Park Boat Cruise
Border Post: Zimbabwe: Kazangula Road, Open: 06h00-20h00. Botswana: Kazangula Road, Tel: +267 62 50330, Open: 06h00- 20h00.

Day 3

Kasane – Caprivi, Namibia

We wake up early in the morning to enjoy a game drive in the Chobe National Park. We travel through the Caprivi Strip in Namibia to our next destination. It is important to note you will be entering Namibia twice (please note this for Visas).  We spent the night on the banks of the Okavango river where we prepare for the Delta excursions.

Accommodation: Camp: Rainbow River Lodge  or similar
Facilities: Shared Ablutions Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Kasane to Rainbow River Lodge ±435 km
Border Post: Namibia: Ngoma Border Post, B8, In Ngoma, Zambezi (Caprivi), +264(0)66 250 601 Open: 07:00-18:00 (GMT+2)

Please note: If you have not purchased the Activity Package you will stay behind at the accommodation during the Delta Excursion on the next two following days.

Day 4

Caprivi – Okavango Delta, Botswana

This morning we travel into the Okavango Delta. All those participating in the Okavango Delta Excursion, will experience picturesque cruises on crystal clear waters the and nature walks for the following 3 days, and you might spot some of the abundant wildlife.

Note: Activities may vary depending on water levels

Accommodation: Permanent Tented Camps: Okavango Delta Excursion
Facilities: Shared Ablutions Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Activity Package: Okavango Delta Excursion (camping)
Route: Rainbow River Lodge to Okavango Delta  ±160 km
Border Post: Namibia: Mohembo Border, Divundi/Bangani, Zambezi (Caprivi) +264(0)66 259 902 Open: 06:00-18:00 (GMT+2)

For more information on the Okavango Delta Excursion please click here

Day 5 - 6

Okavango Delta –  Maun, Botwana

We begin our day early heading to the Delta around palm islands, this could be the most picturesque and relaxing of experiences.. Enjoy the variety of activities on offer in the Delta such as Mokoro rides and nature walks. On the following day we depart from the Delta and take a boat ride back to the truck before meandering back to Maun, the gateway to the Okavango Delta.

Note: Activities may vary depending on water levels

Accommodation: Camp: Permanent Tented Camps: Okavango Delta Excursion ,  Sitatunga or Island Safari Lodge    
Facilities: Shared Ablutions Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Rainbow River Lodge to Okavango Delta, Okavango Delta to Maun  ±380 km
Activity Package: Okavango Delta Excursion

Day 7

Maun – Ghanzi, Botswana

A Scenic flight over the Delta presents itself this morning before making our way towards Ghanzi today. We will set up our camping site, following which we will meet the local San community. Enjoy an optional walk with San guides this afternoon. In the eveining we will get in touch with the San culture being entertained with some traditional Tribal Dancing and story telling.

Accommodation: Camp Ghanzi Trail Blazers or  Dqae Qare San Lodge
Facilities: Shared Ablutions Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered.
Route: Maun to Ghanzi ±290 km
Included Highlight: San Evening Dance Performance
Optional Activity: Guided Walk with San Trackers

Day 8

Ghanzi – Windhoek, Namibia

This day starts off with a long drive to the Namibian border and then on to Windhoek, in the heart of Namibia, where we will arrive in the early evening. Upon arrival in Windhoek, our guide will give us a short tour through the city in our vehicle. We will have the option to go to Joe’s Beer House to enjoy a hearty meal – definitely a feast for all the senses.

Accommodation Two Per Room: Heja Game Lodge
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Ghanzi to Windhoek ±440 km
Included Highlight: Visit to Windhoek City Centre
Optional Activity: Dinner Out at Joes Bee House
Border Post: Namibia: Buitepos, Tel: +264 62 560 401, Open: 07h00-24h00. Botswana: Mamanu, Tel: +267 659 2013/2064, Open: 07h00- 24h00

Day 9 - 10

Windhoek – Etosha National Park, Namibia

After leaving the city we head into Namibia’s desolate northern area. En route, we spend time at a popular craft market where you can buy handmade gifts to take home as souvenirs. We reach the Etosha National Park and game drive through to our camping site for tonight.

On the second day, there is more terrific game spotting on our way to our next campsite. Etosha National Park provides some of the most exclusive game viewing experiences in Africa. We will have several game drives here and spend our nights at the where we will have the opportunity to take some fantastic pictures.

Accommodation Camp:  Okaukuejo OR Halali OR Namutoni OR  Mokuti Etosha Lodge OR Toshari Lodge
Facilities: Shared Ablutions Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Outjo to Etosha National Park ±455 km
Included Highlight: Craft market stop en-route, Full-Day Game Viewing
Optional Activity: Etosha Night Drive – subject to availability

Etosha National Park

Day 11

Etosha – Outjo, Namibia

Today we leave Etosha behind and travel towards Outjo, where we will be spending the night. We will have an optional game drive through the park in the morning (subject to availability), the afternoon is at leisure.

Accommodation: Camp: Etotongwe or similar
Facilities: Shared Ablutions Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Etosha to Outjo ±120 km

Day 12

Himba Tribe, Namibia

Our journey goes on towards Kamanjab. Today we will be able to experience life within a Himba group. The Himba are pastoral individuals and primarily reproduce livestock or goats. They are quickly recognisable by their unique outfit designs. The Himba have been incredibly persistent about maintaining the origins of their lifestyle, but they are also very curious about guests visiting their homes.

After visiting the Himba group we turn south and make our way to the quaint town of Khorixas. We end the day by visiting the petrified forest in the outskirts of the town.

Accommodation: Bush Camp: Igowati or Khorixas Lodge
Facilities: Shared Ablutions Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Outjo to Khorixas  ±130 km
Included Highlight  Petrified Forest Visit
Activity Package: Himba Tribe Visit

Day 13

Khorixas – Swakopmund, Namibia

Today we enter Swakopmund and we pay a visit to Spitzkoppe. You can also choose to book one of the plenty Optional Activities available here (own expense). At night, there is an optional dinner at a local restaurant where you can try many different types of local dishes.

Accommodation: Two Per Room: Haus Garnison
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Khorixas to Swakopmund  ±310 km
Included Highlight: Guided Walk at Spitzkoppe
Optional Activity: Dinner Out

Day 14

Swakopmund, Namibia

Your tour comes to an end today.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation Own Arrangements / Post tour accommodation can be booked through us.
Optional Activity: Dolphin Cruise 4/5 hours, Sky Diving, Sandboarding, Quad Biking (2 hours), Dinner Out Swakopmund

 

Activities

The Activity Package allows you to pre purchase select popular activities, reducing the amount of money you need to take on tour. It is not compulsory.

  • Himba Tribe visit ZAR350
  • Okavango Delta excursion ZAR5040
  • Chobe National Park boat cruise ZAR570
  • Chobe National Park game drive ZAR570
  • Vic Falls National Park entry ZAR540


Other Activities

  • Bungee Jump, Gorge Swing, Sunset Cruise, Helicopter Flights, Boma Dinner Experience, Dinner Cruise
  • Guided Walk with San Trackers
  • Dinner Out at Joe’s Beer House
  • Etosha Night Drive – subject to availability
  • Dinner out Swakopmund
  • Dolphin Cruise, Sky Diving, Sandboarding, Quad Biking and more

 

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Price

R13,350

+ Single Supplement (Optional) ZAR 1020

+ Optional Activity Package ZAR 7070


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R13,350

+ Single Supplement (Optional) ZAR 1020

+ Activity Package (Optional) ZAR 7070

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