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Wildlife and Waterways2018-12-20T15:14:19+00:00

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Wildlife and Waterways

9 Days

Maun to Victoria Falls

CLASSIC GUIDED TOUR

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Enjoy the serenity of luxury safari lodges located in wildlife hotspots. From the tranquillity of a mokoro excursion in the Okavango Delta to a thrilling 4×4 game drive in Hwange National Park, this safari highlights the incredible diversity of both Botswana and Zimbabwe.

Languages English
Departures Daily
Transport 4WD safari vehicles; light aircraft; minibus
Luggage Soft sided duffel bag / 20kg maximum inclusive of hand luggage
Pax 1 – 12 guests

Entrance Fees
National park fees

Accommodation As per itinerary8 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 8 dinners
Meals 12 breakfasts, 11 lunches and 12 dinners
Meet and greet Maun International Airport
Drinks Selected local brand drinks
Transfers
Scheduled air, road and boat transfers
Activities Game drives, water-based activities, nature walks, bird watching
Entrance fee National park fees
Guide Registered guide per game lodge

Excluded: International and regional scheduled flights and visas • Travel, medical and personal accident insurance • Gratuities and items of personal nature • Excursions not detailed in the itinerary • Private charters/transfers or specialised guides • Premium brand drinks • Porterage

  • Okavango Delta water-based activities
  • Zambezi River cruise on the Ra Ikane
  • Walking safaris
  • ‘Big 5’game viewing
  • Victoria Falls curio markets

Day 1-2

OKAVANGO DELTA

Upon arrival at Maun Airport, guests will be met and transferred by light aircraft to Kanana Camp.

Kanana is located in the south west of the Okavango Delta, a hidden jewel on the Xudum River. Activities vary with the rising and falling levels of the Okavango Delta, including morning and late afternoon game drives in open safari vehicles, with afternoon game drives often continuing into the evening.

Alternatively, guests may explore the crystal clear waterways by mokoro or motorboat and enjoy the magnificent variety of birds, plant and reptile species found in the area.

Guests are accommodated in spacious twin and double-bedded safari tents, each with en-suite bathrooms with shower, hot and cold running water and flush toilet. The tents are well spaced, affording privacy whilst remaining within comfortable distance from the main camp area.
Overnight at Kanana Camp – Lunch, dinner, and breakfast.

Day 3-4

CHOBE NATIONAL PARK

Guests board a scheduled transfer by light aircraft from Kanana Camp to Kasane Airport, followed by a shared road transfer to Chobe Game Lodge. This is the only lodge located in the Chobe National Park, situated on the banks of the magnificent Chobe River.

The park is a game viewer’s paradise and activities at the lodge include open vehicle game drives and boat cruises. Elephant encounters are common and huge herds of buffalo abound. The ever-present impala and the majestic giraffe are everywhere.

The accommodation at Chobe Game Lodge is all river-facing, with spacious decks and air-conditioning, as well as a mini-bar.
Overnight at Chobe Game Lodge – Lunch, dinner, and breakfast.

Day 5-6

VICTORIA FALLS

After breakfast, guests will share a cross border transfer from Chobe Game Lodge to llala Lodge. This is one of the smaller hotels in Victoria Falls, and is located within walking distance of the famous Victoria Falls and curio markets.

The classic safari-style rooms all have en-suite facilities and the main area overlooks the Zambezi National Park. When the falls are in flood (February-July), guests can see the magnificent spray from the main terrace.

The lodge has small exclusive boats, the Ra lkane, for wonderful sunset cruises on the Zambezi River (included).

There are a multitude of other activities available to book in Victoria Falls, including helicopter scenic flights, adventure activities, etc. Scenic flights offer the best viewing and photographic opportunities to visitors. Bookings prior to arrival is highly recommended.
Overnight at llala Lodge – Breakfast.

Day 7-8

HWANGE NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast, guests take a road transfer llala Lodge to Victoria Falls Airport, which is followed by scheduled transfer by light aircraft to Nehimba Safari Lodge.

Nehimba Safari Lodge is situated in the Sinamatella region of Hwange National Park. Hwange National park is the largest in Zimbabwe and is home to the ‘Big 5’ and large herds of zebra and giraffe. Sinamatella region is characterised by mopane and teak forests with rocky granite ridges and is excellent for walking safaris.

The lodge offers stylish en-suite chalets on wooden decks overlooking a seep (waterhole). Activities offered are day and night game drives and walking safaris.
Overnight at Nehimba Safari Lodge – Lunch, dinner, and breakfast.

Day 9

VICTORIA FALLS AIRPORT

Guests enjoy breakfast at lodge before boarding their scheduled transfer by a light aircraft from the Nehimba airstrip to Victoria Falls Airport in time for their onward arrangements.

EXTEND THE EXPERIENCE
Botswana add-on packages

  • 3 nights Fly-in Delta Classic, Superior or Deluxe accommodation options
  • 3 nights Hwange National Park
  • 3 nights Zambezi National Park
Zimbabwe add-on packages

  • 3 nights Lake Kariba – Comfort or Deluxe accommodation options
  • 3 nights Hwange National Park – Comfort or Superior accommodation options
  • 3 nights Zambezi National Park – Comfort or Superior accommodation options

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