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7 DAYS BEST OF BOTSWANA & ZIM

Introduction

This 8-night premier safari offers guests the opportunity to explore the highlights of Botswana and Victoria Falls and includes the world-renowned Okavango Delta, the beautiful Moremi Game Reserve, the game-rich Linyanti Reserve, as well as the magnificent Victoria Falls.

Guests will experience the thrill of flying over these breath-taking wilderness areas via light air transfer. Activities include open 4x4 game drives with experienced game rangers, nature walks, mokoro rides (dugout canoe) and motorboat safaris.

This premier safari offers guests the opportunity to explore the highlights of Botswana & Victoria Falls and includes the world-renowned Okavango Delta, Moremi Game Reserve, and the Linyanti Reserve.

EXTRA SAFARI INFO

  • Arrival City - MAUN, BOTSWANA
  • Departure - Anytime, any day, any adventure
  • Duration - 7 DAYS
  • Accommodations - Luxury hotel, tented camp, game lodge
  • Difficulties – Beginner walk.
  • Tour type – Guided
  • Age – 7-85 yrs old
  • Activities - Game drives, nature walks, cultural.
  • Land - ONLY PRICE $6020, PRICE VARY ON ACCOMMODATION
  • Style - Value I Deluxe, I Luxury
  • MAX GROUP SIZE - 15 TRAVELLERS, CONTACT US FOR LODGE GROUPS
  • STARTS & ENDS - MAUN, BOTSWANA - LIVINGSTONE, ZAMBIA
  • TRANSPORT – AWD landcuizer

WHAT TO BRING

Please try to keep your luggage to a minimum. Don’t forget most airlines impose a 20kg luggage limit. A large soft holdall or backpack and a smaller daypack is ideal. On tour you will need a mixture of lightweight clothing for the day and warm wear (eg fleece, long trousers, hat) for early mornings and evenings or on game drives when it can be cool (especially in southern hemisphere winter months Jun-Aug). We highly suggest that women bring a sports bra for this tour as we travel off road on 4 x 4 tracks. Pack a light rain jacket, mosquito spray, sleeping bag, towel and a pillow (if you want one). A money belt/pouch that can be worn comfortably beneath your clothing is recommended for the tour. Please avoid bringing unnecessary valuables and use your pre/post tour hotel safe to store your cash, passport and air tickets.

VACCINATIONS / HEALTH

The table below indicates the vaccinations suggested for travel on this tour but should be treated as a guide only. You should seek professional medical advice from your GP or clinic at least six weeks prior to departure. Please note some areas visited are malarial. We recommend you speak to your doctor or travel clinic about appropriate anti-malarial tablets.

Days 1 to 3 - Jao Camp, Okavango Delta

On arrival at Maun airport, guests will be met by a representative and assisted to their light air transfer to Jao Camp in the Okavango Delta where they will spend 2 nights on a fully inclusive basis plus game viewing activities. Activities at Jao Camp include open 4x4 game drives, mokoro trips, as well as walking safaris.

Jao Camp consists of 9 beautiful, luxurious tents. These canvas and thatched rooms are situated underneath a canopy of shady trees, have ensuite facilities, as well as outdoor showers for the more adventurous guests.

Days 3 to 5 - Mombo Camp, Moremi Game Reserve

After breakfast and morning activities, guests are transferred by light aircraft to Mombo Camp in the Moremi region where they will spend 2 nights on a fully inclusive basis plus game viewing activities. Activities at Mombo Camp include open 4x4 game drives with a qualified ranger and tracker.

Mombo Camp is world-renowned for offering the best big game viewing in Africa, situated on the northern edge of Chief's Island; the largest landmass in the Okavango Delta. The area offers huge numbers and variety of large mammals all year round.

Days 5 to 7 - Zarafa Camp, Selinda Concession

After breakfast and morning activities, guests are transferred by light aircraft to Zarafa Camp in the Linyanti Reserve where they will spend 2 nights on a fully inclusive basis plus game viewing activities. Activities at Zarafa Camp mainly focus on open 4x4 game drives.

Zarafa Camp is situated in the eastern sector of the Selinda Reserve overlooking the beautiful Zibadianja Lagoon. The extensive views from each and every part of the camp over the floodplains are truly magnificent.

Days 7 to 9 - Toka Leya, Victoria Falls

After breakfast and morning activities, guests are transferred by light aircraft to Livingstone airport in Zambia from where they will be transferred by road to Toka Leya in Livingstone. They will spend 2 nights here on a fully inclusive basis plus lodge activities. Activities at Toka Leya include guided tours of Victoria Falls, open 4x4 game drives, sunset boat cruises on the Zambezi River, village tours, museum visits and fishing.

Toka Leya offers a remote location on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River situated in the western sector of the Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park in Zambia.

Day 9 - Depart back to Livingstone Airportn

After breakfast and morning activities, guests are transferred by road to Livingstone airport in time for their onward travel arrangements.

WHAT’S INCLUDED:

  • Transport
  • Accommodation
  • Meals as indicated
  • Services of an Englishspeaking guide / tour leader
  • Airport transfers
  • Binoculars

WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED:

  • travel insurance
  • Visas
  • flights
  • Sleeping bags*
  • Optional activities, laundry,
  • Gratuities
  • Passport & visa fees,
  • items of a personal nature,
  • drinks including mineral water.
  • Sleeping bags can be rented for $30 USD per person/trip….Please advise your agent at time of booking if you need to book this equipments

ACCOMMODATIONS

Recommended:

Consider adding extra nights to your stay in Victoria Falls to participate in the myriad of adventurous activities on offer and easily arranged a la carte through the lodge.

Note on Itinerary

Although we do our very best to adhere to the schedule listed above, this itinerary is subject to change for numerous reasons beyond our control.

Price Includes

All accommodations as specified on the itinerary; all meals beginning with dinner on Day 1 through breakfast on Day 10; professional guide accompaniment throughout; all daily activities (game drives, mokoro/boat excursions, bush walks); internal flight from Maun to Xakanaxa (44 pound soft-sided checked baggage restriction applies); guided tour of Victoria Falls; Chobe River boat cruise; airport transfers; on Days 1-8: all soft drinks, beer, fruit juice, mineral water, house wine, tonic and gin.

Not Included

Round-trip international airfare to Maun and from Victoria Falls; international entry/departure taxes; travel insurance; excess baggage charges; alcoholic beverages other than those specified under "Price Includes"; pre- and post-trip tours; items of a personal nature; gratuities.

Consider as you sign up

Airline tickets - Please check with us before purchasing your airline tickets to ensure your trip is confirmed with the minimum number of participants required to operate.

Travel insurance - To protect your travel investment, we highly recommend the purchase of travel insurance. We use travel guard

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