“The best safari destinations in Botswana on a 9 day private safari.”


Tour Details

 

Location:  Botswana

Tour Type:  Private Safari

Duration:  9 days 

Departure Dates:  At your discretion!

International Airfare:  Not included *contact for discounts

 

Summary of Wildlife:  Lion, Rhino, Elephant, Leopard, Cape Buffalo, Cheetah, Giraffe, Zebra, Wildebeest, Eland, Kudu, Thompsons Gazelle, Topi, Ostrich, 400+ species of birds

Seasonal Prices child 3-11 years

1-19 December – January – March
Per person adult: $7,450 Children: $4,499
Single supplement: $300

20 December – 1 January 2018
Per person adult: $7,750 Children: $4,799
Single supplement: $300

April – June
Per person adult: $8,550 Children: $5,050
Single supplement: $1,799

July – October
Per person adult: $9,650 Children: $5,499
Single supplement: $2,500

November
Per person adult: $8,999 Children: $5,299
Single supplement: $1,799

1 – 19 December
Per person adult: $7,999 Children: $4,799
Single supplement: $1,125

 20 December – 1 January 2019
Per person adult: $8,299 Children: $4,799
Single supplement: $1,125

What’s Included  What’s not Included
All accommodation
4 charter flights
Game drives & activities in parks and reserves
Meals as noted (3 meals daily on safari (B,L,D)
All national park and conservation fees
All transportation including airport transfers
Complimentary bottled water daily
Visas
International flights
Driver/guide/cook/porter gratuities
Telephone bills, laundry, and any items of a personal nature
Cost associated with activities not listed on the itinerary
Travel insurance service

 

D1 01/05/17 Maun airport – Okavango
–    Charter flight transfer from Maun airport to Okavango
–    Arrival at Pom Pom Camp. This private concession in the heart of the Okavango Delta is located on the fringes of the Pom Pom River, filled with reeds, water lilies and lurking hippos. The scenic landscape is dotted with small islands of acacia woodlands and offers great bird watching and a variety of wildlife. Zebra, giraffe, lion, elephant and buffalo are all likely to be encountered while white rhino also occasionally make an appearance. Relaxed accommodation puts you in luxury tented rooms, all on raised platforms to make the most of the mesmerising lagoon views and African sunsets, while open-air showers are accompanied by fluffy towels and ambient lighting. The camp offers open 4×4 guided game drives as well as mokoro excursions along the lagoon and Delta channels, as well as fishing. Speak to your guide regarding secret spots for catching sought-after fish such as African pike and various bream species.
–    Lunch
–    Afternoon activity.
–    Dinner: Pom Pom Camp
–    Night at the Camp: Pom Pom Camp (Standard Room – Fully Inclusive) Special conditions
Pom Pom Camp – Moremi

Pom Pom Camp – Moremi

Pom Pom Camp – Moremi
D2 02/05/17 Okavango
–    Morning activity.
–    Breakfast
–    Arrival at Pom Pom Camp. This private concession in the heart of the Okavango Delta is located on the fringes of the Pom Pom River, filled with reeds, water lilies and lurking hippos. The scenic landscape is dotted with small islands of acacia woodlands and offers great bird watching and a variety of wildlife. Zebra, giraffe, lion, elephant and buffalo are all likely to be encountered while white rhino also occasionally make an appearance. Relaxed accommodation puts you in luxury tented rooms, all on raised platforms to make the most of the mesmerising lagoon views and African sunsets, while open-air showers are accompanied by fluffy towels and ambient lighting. The camp offers open 4×4 guided game drives as well as mokoro excursions along the lagoon and Delta channels, as well as fishing. Speak to your guide regarding secret spots for catching sought-after fish such as African pike and various bream species.
–    Lunch
–    Afternoon activity.
–    Dinner: Pom Pom Camp
–    Night at the Camp: Pom Pom Camp (Standard Room – Fully Inclusive) Special conditions
Pom Pom Camp – Moremi

Pom Pom Camp – Moremi

Pom Pom Camp – Moremi
D3 03/05/17 Okavango
–    Morning activity.
–    Breakfast
–    Charter flight transfer
–    Arrival at Moremi Crossing. Prepare to explore the game-rich floodplains of the Moremi Game Reserve and retire at night to luxury tented accommodation featuring fabulous outdoor showers and private decks overlooking the predator-filled Chief’s Island. This game reserve protects the core of the Okavango Delta and is regarded as one of the most prestigious game viewing areas in Africa. Within the reserve, Chief’s Island boasts one of the richest and most diverse ecosystems on the continent, making for spectacular game viewing and colourful and diverse birdlife. The reserve is a Big Five destination and includes all the major naturally occurring herbivore and carnivore species in the region. Here you can survey the area on a sunset game viewing cruise, hop aboard a mokoro (a traditional canoe) for a thrilling wildlife excursion or take a guided bush walk for a personal encounter with nature.
–    Lunch (package)
–    Afternoon activity.
–    Dinner: Moremi Crossing
–    Night: Moremi Crossing (Tents – Fully Inclusive) Special conditions
Moremi Crossing – Moremi

Moremi Crossing – Moremi

Moremi Crossing – Moremi
D4 04/05/17 Okavango
–    Morning activity.
–    Breakfast
–    Lunch (package)
–    Afternoon activity.
–    Dinner: Moremi Crossing
–    Night: Moremi Crossing (Tents – Fully Inclusive) Special conditions
Moremi Crossing – Moremi

Moremi Crossing – Moremi

Moremi Crossing – Moremi
D5 05/05/17 Okavango – Kalahari
–    Morning activity.
–    Breakfast
–    Charter flight transfer
–    Arrival at Tau Pan. Renowned for its pristine wilderness, this lodge is one of only two located within the Central Kalahari Game Reserve. The reserve is one of the largest in the world and is home to vast numbers of wildlife such as springbok, gemsbok and migrating zebra and wildebeest that congregate in their thousands on the pans after the rains. This plethora of plains game in turn attracts predators, including cheetah, Kalahari black-maned lion and black-backed jackals. The nine chalets overlook a permanent watering hole and the main area at the lodge is completely open on one side, offering stunning 180 degree vistas of the landscape. The camp is 100% solar powered and the rooms are environmentally adapted to maintain a comfortable temperature all year round. Activities at Tau Pan include morning and afternoon game drives, nature walks and day trips to Deception Valley and the Sunday, Piper and Passarge pans on request.
–    Lunch (package)
–    Afternoon activity.
–    Dinner: Tau Pan Camp
–    Night at the Lodge: Tau Pan Camp (Chalet – Fully Inclusive)
Tau Pan Camp – Kalahari

Tau Pan Camp – Kalahari

Tau Pan Camp – Kalahari
D6 06/05/17 Kalahari
–    Morning activity.
–    Breakfast
–    Arrival at Tau Pan. Renowned for its pristine wilderness, this lodge is one of only two located within the Central Kalahari Game Reserve. The reserve is one of the largest in the world and is home to vast numbers of wildlife such as springbok, gemsbok and migrating zebra and wildebeest that congregate in their thousands on the pans after the rains. This plethora of plains game in turn attracts predators, including cheetah, Kalahari black-maned lion and black-backed jackals. The nine chalets overlook a permanent watering hole and the main area at the lodge is completely open on one side, offering stunning 180 degree vistas of the landscape. The camp is 100% solar powered and the rooms are environmentally adapted to maintain a comfortable temperature all year round. Activities at Tau Pan include morning and afternoon game drives, nature walks and day trips to Deception Valley and the Sunday, Piper and Passarge pans on request.
–    Lunch (package)
–    Afternoon activity.
–    Dinner: Tau Pan Camp
–    Night at the Lodge: Tau Pan Camp (Chalet – Fully Inclusive)
Tau Pan Camp – Kalahari

Tau Pan Camp – Kalahari

Tau Pan Camp – Kalahari
D7 07/05/17 Kalahari – Chobe (704 kms)
–    Morning activity.
–    Breakfast
–    Charter flight transfer to Chobe
–    Transfer
–    Arrival at the Chobe River Lodge. Situated in a prime position overlooking the impressive Chobe River and bordering the Chobe National Park, Chobe River Lodge provides a fabulous base from which to explore the wildlife of the third largest national park in Botswana. The area offers prolific wildlife viewing and large herds of elephant abound, as do birds, hippo and crocodile. Be prepared for fantastic photo opportunities during your safari. The lodge is surrounded by a picturesque garden and swimming pool and while all rooms have beautiful views of the river. Activities on offer include morning and afternoon game drives through the Chobe National Park and boat cruises on the Chobe River. Fishing trips and day excursions to the nearby Victoria Falls can also be arranged.
–    Lunch
–    Afternoon activity.
–    Dinner: Chobe Safari Lodge
–    Night: Chobe Safari Lodge (River/Safari/FI)
Chobe Safari Lodge – Chobe

Chobe Safari Lodge – Chobe

Chobe Safari Lodge – Chobe
D8 08/05/17 Chobe
–    Morning activity.
–    Breakfast
–    Lunch
–    Afternoon activity.
–    Dinner: Chobe Safari Lodge
–    Night: Chobe Safari Lodge (River/Safari/FI)
Chobe Safari Lodge – Chobe

Chobe Safari Lodge – Chobe

Chobe Safari Lodge – Chobe
D9 09/05/17 Chobe (6 kms)
–    Morning activity.
–    Breakfast
–    End of our services

ACCOMMODATIONS

Highlights of Botswana Safari

Okavango Delta:  Pom Pom Camp
Okavango Delta:  Moremi Crossing
Kalahari:  Tau Pan Camp
Chobe:  Chobe Safari Lodge

 

VIDEO

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