Botswana Explorer

Botswana Explorer

10 Days / 9 Nights

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• Okavango Delta • Moremi Wildlife Reserve • Savute Channel • Chobe National Park • Victoria Falls

The Botswana Explorer Expedition is an exhilarating journey through the wilderness of Botswana, experiencing the magic of Africa in mobile camps at a selection of private campsites. The adventure begins among the clear channels and deep lagoons of the Okavango Delta, where guests explore the winding waterways by mokoro and track wildlife on foot across the Delta's islands. From here, the Expedition moves to Moremi Game Reserve, with its diverse terrain and abundant wildlife. The next stop is Chobe National Park, famed for some of the highest concentrations of game on the continent. Explore the haunting, arid landscape of the Savute corner, renowned for its annual zebra migration and the animals that congregate around its well-used watering holes. Then travel north to Chobe's Serondela region, known as the heart of elephant country, and finally ending at the edge of the magnificent Victoria Falls, one of the world's natural wonders.

Day 1: Maun > Okavango Delta Personal meet & greet and charter flight to the Delta.

Day 2: Okavango Delta Explore crystal clear channels, islands & waterways by mekoro & enjoy game viewing walks.

Day 3 & 4: Moremi Wildlife Reserve Fly to Khwai in the northern Moremi Wildlife Reserve. Two nights camping in the Reserve, with extensive game drives each day.

Day 5 & 6: Chobe National Park > Savute A long game drive (5 - 6 hours) takes you to Savute, renowned for predator viewing. Two nights camping next to the Savute Channel which after a dry spell of almost 30 years, now bringing water back to the region has resulted in the area teeming with wildlife. The area is renowned for thrilling sightings of lion and other predators.

Day 7 & 8: Chobe National Park & Serondela Move up to the northern Chobe. Two nights at the mobile campsite in the Serondela area, the heart of elephant country. Game drives & boat cruises. Northern Chobe is renowned for its large variety of bird and animal life, beautiful scenery & magnificent sunsets.

Day 9: Victoria Falls Short drive to Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. Overnight at Elephant Camp, after a tour of the Falls.

Day 10: Victoria Falls Departure transfer to Victoria Falls Airport (or spend another day & night relaxing at Elephant Camp at additional cost).

• Small group tour • Personal meet & greet on arrival • 9 nights in tented mobile camps in private wilderness sites • Game viewing activities while on safari • Tour of Victoria Falls • National Park entrance fees • Transport by light aircraft & safari vehicles • 9 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 9 dinners • Beverages (soft drinks, wine, beer, tea & coffee)

Pricing (per person) $AUD

Type

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Departs

The Botswana Explorer departs on average every 2 days, subject to a minimum of two guests (maximum six guests). Private departures are available for families and small groups (maximum 6 people). Minimum child age is 12 years.

Booking conditions

Minimum of 2 guests on enquiry

Children aged 12 - 16 years are welcome (please contact World Journeys for rates).

Validity periods are as specified above. Should your booking fall over two rate periods the rate will change and we reserve the right to re-quote.

Please refer to World Journeys terms & conditions.

Not included

• Gratuities • Porterage • Visas if required • International flights to Maun and from Victoria Falls • Items of a personal nature