BEST OF NORTHERN BOTSWANA and Victoria Falls Safari
through southern Africa in 11 days
– VICTORIA FALLS – CHOBE – MOREMI – OKAVANGO DELTA –
The Journey of your Lifetime: Your African Adventure!
ZAMBIA – ZIMBABWE – BOTSWANA
Day 1: Maun, Botswana (en-suite accomodation)
Day 2: Okavango Delta, Botswana (Mokoro tour = traditional canoe)
Day 3-7: Semi-luxurious Camping Safari through Moremi, Khwai, Savute, Chobe (bedded tented camp)
Day 8: Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe (en-suite accomodation)
Day 9: Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe / activities: Boiling Pot Hike or Canopy Tour and Elephant Back Safari or Walk With The Lions)
Day 10: Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe / activities: Livingstone Island Tour and Devils Pool
or Livingstone, Zambia / activities: Cultural Village, Craft Workshop, Market & Township Tour
Day 11: Departure from Victoria Falls or Livingstone
Groupe Size: Small Group (max. 9 travelers), Private Safari is possible
Price: 2260€ (2017) / 2430€ (2018) (all-inclusive)
. 1865€ (2017) / 1995€ (2018) (without activities at the Victoria Falls)
(prices are per person based on 2 persons charing a double bedroom / double tent)
Availability: Throughout the whole year (no fixed dates)
. Tours can start with a minimum of 2 travelers
Options: This tour can be done in reverse (start in Victoria Falls and end in Maun)
Stay 1 night longer in Victoria Falls or Livingstone and do both activity options for Day 10:
• The Victoria Falls Exploration (Livingstone Island Tour and Devils Pool)
• The Cultural Experience in Zambia
PRICE: + 350€ HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!
Included: This is an all-inclusive offer i.e. a fully catered guided tour including all transfers, accomodation, meals and non-alcoholic drinks, safari activities as mentioned above
Excluded: international flights (to Maun / from Victoria Falls), visas, inssurances, entrance fee to the Falls
private expenses, gratuities
excluded are 3x Lunch (Victoria Falls), 6x Dinner (Maun and Victoria Falls)
but restaurants are near by
DAY BY DAY ITINERARY:
DAY 1: MAUN, BOTSWANA
You arrive in Maun, Botswana, a typical african village, the oasis in the Kalahari Desert and the touristic centre for safaris in southern Africa.
At the airport you are warmly welcomed by the Kalahari Breeze Safaris-Team.
Explore the town and take in all the impressions.
DAY 2: OKAVANGO DELTA, BOTSWANA
Your safari starts in the heart of the Okavango Delta, the world`s largest inland delta, declared 1000th UNSECO World Heritage. By speedboat you are taken deep in the delta where you enjoy a whole day in a Mokoro, the traditional canoe. Feel the peace and spirit of the Okavango while watching hippos and elephants swim.
DAYS 3 – 7: SEMI-LUXURIOUS CAMPING SAFARI through MOREMI, KHWAI, SAVUTE, CHOBE (bedded tented camp)
Now you experience the wilderness and the animals as closely as possible. Your mobile semi-luxurious Safari takes you through all National Parks in the north of Botswana. In open 4×4-safari-vehicles (max. 9passengers) you explore nature and wildlife in Chobe, Savuti, Moremi and Khwai with your personal guide.
You camp directly in the parks and cross the wilderness until you arrive in Kasane, a boarder town next to Chobe Nationalpark. At any time you can feel safe even if you find yourself within striking distance to wild animals.
Your guide is highly qualified and trained by Botswana Guide Association. You sleep in bedded tents with proper duvets. Daily you enjoy fresh and tasty meals. This is possible because a Back Up Team is available 24/7.
In Kasane you enjoy a relaxing boat cruise on Chobe River, the natural boarder between Botswana and Namibia, while sharing the experiences of the last days.
DAY 8: VICTORIA FALLS, ZIMBABWE
The tour continues in Zimbabwe to the Victoria Falls, the waterfalls which cover the longest distance worldwide. They got decared one of the Seven World Wonders of Nature.
DAY 9: VICTORIA FALLS, ZIMBABWE
In the eary morning you start your day with a so called „Boiling Pot Hike“.
This hike over rocks and by raft (an inflatable canoe) from Banoka Gorge underneath the Victoria Falls Bridge to the base of the falls is a breathtaking experience. Take a swim and get a new perspective of the dropping falls. It needs a generel level of fitness to do this tour. If you do not feel capable you can join a tour of the impressive historic bridge. If water level do not allow the Boiling Pot Hike to take place, you are offered a Canopy Tour through the Gorge of the Victoria Falls.
In the afternoon you can chose between an Elephant Back Safari and a Walk With The Lions, where you are integrated in the pack and join the lions on their walk through their territory in the wild. If the animals accept your company you can touch them and take plenty pictures.
A variaty of additional activities is available around the Victoria Falls. They can be booked additionally. Bungee Jumps off the Victoria Falls Bridge, canoe trails, etc.
DAY 10: VICTORIA FALLS, ZIMBABWE or LIVINGSTONE, ZAMBIA
You have the choice between two different activity options:
- Livingstone Island Tour and Devils Pool
- Livingstone Day Trip
Visit Livingstone Island. This Island in Zambezi River at the edge of the Victoria Falls is highly protected area. Only three times daily 16 perople are allowed to put foot on the island. Enjoy a boat cruise to the island. After a delicious lunch you visit the so called Devils Pool. This natural pool is from august to january a highight for couragous visitors, who dare to take a bath on the edge of the Victoria Falls while while looking down the 103m that the water drops behind them.
Enjoy a full daytrip to Livingstone, Zambia. A group of a local youth centre takes you arounf their town and gives you insights you will never forget. Visit the traditionel Mukuni-Village, the royal village of the Leya-tribeand a tour over the markets and through the townships of Livingstone. After lunch in a good restaurant they offer you a workshop where you can make Zambian crafts.
DAY 11: DEPARTURE FROM VICTORIA FALLS or LIVINGSTONE
No Masstourism. The whole tour is exclusivly for you or in a small group!
Availability: throughout the whole year for a minimum of 2 travelers