Botswana Explorer (Maun to Victoria Falls)

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Botswana Explorer (Maun to Victoria Falls)

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Length of trip:

10 days

Approximate price of this trip per person:

from $ 2000 to $ 3000

Best travel dates to go:

Any time.


Detailed Description of this trip:

The Botswana Explorer is a limited participation camping safari. Visitors travel to some of Africa's most magnificent destinations, like the Okavango Delta, Moremi Game Reserve, Chobe National Park and Victoria Falls. Regular departures operate in both directions between Maun and Victoria Falls. Several of the departures have been set to facilitate combining the Botswana Explorer safari with the Kalahari/Okavango Venture (15 Day Parks of Botswana - Tour Code KO).


Trip Properties:


Trip Itinerary:

  • Day 1-2 - Maun

    Maun, Okavango Delta.
    Commercial Flight

    From Maun we transfer by small planes into the heart of the delta.

    Safari

    Here we take out "mokoro" (dugout canoes) to explore the crystal clear channels, islands and waterways, and undertake game viewing walks on the islands.

    Camping

    Our two overnights are spent at our Afro Ventures campsite in a private concession area, with a complement of camp staff to cater for you.

  • Day 3-4 - Maun

    Moremi Game Reserve.
    Commercial Flight

    Return flight to Maun.

    Safari

    We negotiate the sandy tracks to Moremi - tucked into the north-eastern sector of the Okavango. The reserve was set aside in 1963 by the Batawana tribe, and is rated as Africa’s most beautiful wildlife sanctuary. Our days are spent on extensive game viewing drives.

    Camping

    Camping out in Moremi Game Reserve.

  • Day 5-8 - Savuti

    Chobe National Park.
    Camping

    We travel up to Savute and spend two nights camped next to the dry Savute Channel.

    Safari

    From November to July huge animal concentrations are attracted to this area, and Savute is excellent for lion and other predator viewing.

    Safari

    From Savute we move up to northern Chobe and camp for two nights at Serondela on the Chobe river. This is the heart of elephant country and here we have an opportunity to spend many hours watching the huge herds in and around the waters of the Chobe River. Northern Chobe has beautiful scenery and magnificent sunsets, with a large variety of bird and animal life.

    Camping

    At certain times of the year we may overnight at different areas of Chobe National Park. Camping in Chobe National Park.

  • Day 9 - Victoria Falls

    Victoria Falls.
    Private Car Service

    It’s a short drive from Chobe to Victoria Falls, one of the world’s most awe-inspiring sights.

    Safari

    Our stay here is always welcomed as a chance to wash off Botswana’s dust, relax over a cold beer, and enjoy the varied entertainment and facilities at Victoria Falls. Your entrance fee to the falls is included in the safari fare.

    Sightseeing

    Spend the rest of the day at leisure, pursuing the various optional excursions available at Victoria Falls (the Flight of Angels, the African Spectacular Tribal Dancing, craft markets, visit to the Craft Village and Crocodile Farm).

    Food and Dining

    The evening meal is at your own expense.

    Hotel

    Overnight accommodation is at the Rainbow Hotel on a bed and breakfast basis. (Lunch and dinner today is for your own account.)

  • Day 10 - Victoria Falls

    Safari

    After breakfast at the hotel, the safari ends.

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