Experience the best that Botswana has to offer, while staying in luxurious and intimate accommodation. You will visit Botswana’s pristine and diverse landscapes – from the Okavango Delta to the Chobe National Park. Big game sightings are plentiful, and there boundless birding opportunities to be had. You can also enjoy a unique experience in the Central Kalahari when you will join local San Bushmen for a culture and nature walk.
Transfer by light Aircraft from Maun International Airport to Deception Valley Lodge – Kalahari.
Deception Valley Lodge is a pristine oasis deep in the Kalahari Desert of Botswana and not far from the famous Okavango Delta. Experience the vastness of the Kalahari whilst enjoying abundant bird life, game viewing or star gazing by night.
Boasting pure comfort and vibrant, rustic interiors, and set amidst the arid and remote Kalahari bush, the lodge and each of its units are raised upon stilts and connected by wooden walkways. Every attention has been given to detail to ensure not only a completely novel guest experience but also an environmentally pleasing haven consistent with its natural surroundings.
The main complex incorporates a dining room, lounge and bar area. Views from the deck include the nearby watering hole – perfect for lazy game viewing. By daylight, the swimming pool provides a cool refuge from the warm African sun whilst by nightfall the boma offers a social fireplace to warm oneself over a drink.
Overall this lodge is a nonstop experience upon arrival. It is both informative, educative and relaxing. The San Bushmen, the magnificent game viewing and the complete seclusion from the busyness of everyday life – give it a refreshing and unique flavour.
Includes: Accommodation | All transfers | All meals | Game drives and bushman walk | Local beverages
Transfer by light Aircraft from Deception Valley Lodge to Mapula Air Strip followed by a game drive transfer (30 Minutes) to Mapula Lodge – Okavango Delta.
The Okavango delta is characterised by multitude of waterways isolating many islands of differing sizes, the water originates high in northern Botswana before fanning out to form this wildlife sanctuary. It is between the Vumbura River and the Salinda spillway that the vast plains of NG12 are situated.
Cradled in the outstretched arms of a Hippo `Lagoon and nestled deep in the Okavango Delta, Mapula Lodge is the perfect Botswana Safari Destination for anyone wanting to experience the beauty of untouched African wilderness.
An intimate camp, Mapula Lodge offers flexibility that only an owner operated lodge can afford. From Birding Safaris within the belly of a Mokoro to Night Games Drives, the warm, friendly and experienced staff are always prepared to help you walk the footsteps to an unforgettable experience.
Freshly prepared meals enjoyed at scenic dining spaces will punctuate your safari experience which will include mekoro and walking safaris, aswell as open vehicle game drives.
Includes: Accommodation in Meru style tents | All transfers | All meals | Activities including morning mekoro trip, island walk and afternoon/evening game drive | Local beverages
Game drive transfer to Mapula Air Strip to be transferred by light aircraft to Kasane International Airport, for your road transfer to Elephant Valley Lodge – Chobe.
Elephant Valley Lodge lies between the Chobe National Park in Botswana and the equally impressive Matetsi wildlife conservancy, south of the Kazangula border crossing and within the Kasane Forest Reserve. The lodge overlooks an extremely productive water hole. Activities include daily safaris and boat cruises into the Chobe National Park. The unique lodge location provides guests with game viewing opportunities throughout the day and night
Includes: Accommodation in Meru style tents | All meals, tea/coffee & snacks | 2 Activities per day i.e. morning boat cruise & afternoon game drive in Chobe National Park | Selected beverages on Activities | Park fees and Bed Levy
Transfer by road to Kasane International Airport for your onward journey.
Wildlife include giraffe, brown hyena, warthog, cheetah, wild dog, leopard, lion, blue wildebeest, eland, gemsbok, kudu and red hartebeest.
The Okavango Delta provides a true big five safari experience, with vast herds of elephant, buffalo and hippo making this fertile region their home, as well as numerous antelope, giraffe and zebra, followed by lion, leopard, cheetah and the stealthy crocodile. The delta environment has large numbers of animal populations that are otherwise rare, such as red lechwe, sitatunga, wild dogs and wattled crane. This area is a popular destination for bird watchers with over 450 species recorded, including many Okavango specials and lots of migrants during the summer months
Renowned for predators and large concentrations of game, particularly Elephant and Buffalo.