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8 Days Guided Safari Tour Botswana | Okavango Delta & Chobe Trail

8 Days Guided Safari Tour Botswana | Okavango Delta & Chobe Trail

This authentic 8 Day Guided Botswana safari entices travelers with its big game, intimate experience, and over-the-top luxury. Mokoro on the Okavango Delta, feel the spray of Victoria Falls, interact with the elephants, and fall in love with the captivating landscapes and incredible game all the while returning to luxury game lodges each evening.

Highlights

  • Float along the Chobe River while spotting hippo and elephant on a boat safari.
  • Look out for leopard, lion, wild dog, and zebra on morning and afternoon game drives.
  • Enjoy a relaxing mokoro boat trip along the Delta’s waterways, spotting a variety of birdlife.
  • Head out on foot with a knowledgeable guide to learn more about the Okavango ecosystem.
  • Stay in a remote and wild area for an authentic safari experience.
8 Days Guided Safari Tour Botswana
8 Days Guided Safari Tour Botswana
8 Days Guided Safari Tour Botswana
8 Days Guided Safari Tour Botswana

Route & Itinerary

8 Days
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Day 1: Johannesburg to Kalahari Gateway

Overland truck group photo.Leave behind Johannesburg for a change of scenery and to embark on an unforgettable journey through the North-West Province en-route to the Botswana border. Expect border formalities before continuing to the Trans-Kalahari to your overnight stop. After a long day of travelling, enjoy a slumber in the small village of Kang. (Lunch and dinner included)

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Day 2: Gateway to Okavango Delta

Guided walk with the local San bushmen in Botswana.Today you will learn all about the San people and how they have survived in the harshest weather conditions over the years. Slap on some sunblock as you journey on an optional desert walk with knowledgeable San guides. Pack light - a small daypack or overnight bag - before you venture to the banks of the Okavango River for your excursion in the Delta. Due to space restrictions at the camp, your guide will advise you on what to pack for your Delta tour.

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Day 3 :Okavango Delta

Guided mokoro excursion in the Okavango Delta.Your 2-day excursion of the Okavango Delta starts today. The Delta is a result of what happens when the Okavango River flows in the Kalahari Desert, and you can discover the secrets that are hidden between its intricate channels on an exciting excursion.

If you are lucky you might get a glimpse of elephant, buffalo, hippo, lechwe, wildebeest, giraffe, lion, cheetah and crocodile. Sail on a dugout boat into the heart of the Delta and and absorb peace and tranquility, as you admire the wonderful bird sightings.

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Day 4: Explore the Delta waterways

Guided walk in the Okavango Delta.Spend the afternoon cruising through the channels of the Okavango Delta on a mokoro ride and witness prolific wildlife flock to the riverbanks for a sip of water. Spot the colourful birds soaring in the African skies on a boat cruise and keep an eye open for howling hippo.

If you want a closer glimpse of the bush, track creatures great and small on guided walking safaris in this magnificent natural wonder.

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Day 5: Travel to the Caprivi Region

Sunset Chobe River cruise.Say goodbye to the Delta and re-enter Namibia as you travel through the Caprivi Strip. Today you will travel through game parks so enjoy the views from your window and if your are lucky, you might even get a thrill out of a wildlife sighting or two.

Your overnight stop is a short drive from the Botswana border, enjoy a slumber and prepare yourself for the next day’s adventures in Chobe.

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Day 6: Game drive Chobe National Park

Elephants bathing in the Chobe River.Start the day by preparing a hearty breakfast with fellow guests and gather your belongings for your return to Botswana. Your camp for the day rests on the banks of the glorious Chobe River.

Give your legs a stretch and enjoy lunch before you embark on yet another exciting adventure - a thrilling 4x4 game drive of Chobe National Park.

The perfect end to the day starts with late afternoon sipping sundowners on a boat cruise and end of the day with a meal around a crackling fire.

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Day 7: Thrilling Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls waterfalls in Zimbabwe.Leaving Botswana behind, you will cross the border to Zimbabwe. Today you are granted the opportunity to witness the smoke and thunders of the spectacular Victoria Falls.

Spend the day exploring Victoria Falls the way you want to - visiting the craft markets, enjoying a cup of coffee at a cafe,or get the adrenaline pumping on bungee jumping experiences. You have the option of dining out for dinner, ask your guide for recommendations that will suit your taste.

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Day 8: Victoria Falls and onwards

Victoria Falls.On the last day of your tour you can choose to enjoy the day at your own leisure. Optional activities to explore Victoria Falls include bungee jumping, white water rafting, helicopter flights of the falls, and sunset cruises of the Zambezi River.

8 Days Guided Safari Tour Botswana

Included

  • JTransport in an overland adventure vehicle for the 9 days
  • Experienced english speaking tour guides
  • Activity Package which includes: Bush walk with San guides, Okavango Delta excursion, Chobe National Park game drive, Chobe National Park boat cruise, Victoria Falls National Park Entry Fee
  • Meals (Breakfast x 7 / Lunch x 7 / Dinner x 6) unless otherwise specified, all meals are prepared and served at the truck
  • Cultural San evening dance performance
  • Shared accommodation OR shared tents
  • Assist your safari team by participating in preparing the meals and doing some light chores

Excluded

  • All drinks, snacks and meals not mentioned
  • Optional activities and all items of a personal nature
  • Entrance fees (unless mentioned above)

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