Botswana and Zambia: Luxury Safari and Victoria Falls
9 Days from $ 9,220 / person
Your private Zambia and Botswana safari begins with a bang – right at the thundering Victoria Falls! In neighboring Chobe National Park discover huge herds of elephants frolic in a riverine landscape. At the Okavango Delta, a fascinating ecosystem awaits you; discover the magic and mystery on traditional dugout canoes, gliding silently past diverse wildlife.
Smoke that thunders! That is what the Kolobo tribe who lived by the Victoria Falls two centuries ago once called this seventh wonder of the world.
Sussi & Chuma: Victoria Falls Tour, Village Tours, Sundowner Cruises Explore the island while on an adventurous sunrise boat ride. Cruise through the narrow channels of the Zambezi River. Learn its evolution from a traditional African sacrificial site to a modern protected World Heritage Site. Have a packed picnic lunch as you enjoy the vast scenic views and the splendor of the Victoria Falls. Brave enough for a river swim? Take a dip into the cool waters at one of the bathing pools. Explore the Victoria Falls from the Zimbabwe side walking through vast rain forests of rich flora and fauna. Encountering elephants, impalas, giraffes, buffaloes, zebras and indigenous birds add to the exciting adventures. Take walking or biking safaris to the Nakatindi village and indulge in an array of traditional delicacies, music, dance and a rich culture.
Tour Of Victoria Falls Head out and discover the Smoke that Thunders! This tour will take you to all the highlights surrounding Victoria Falls. Stand at the ideal vantage point overlooking the heart of the mighty waters as they gush and roar. Watch true adventurers bungee jump off the Victoria Falls bridge and go white water rafting in this natural wonder’s rapids. Pack your waterproofs because the closer you get, the more likely you are to experience the spray!
Explore Botswana’s first national park! Once inhabited by the San bushmen, Chobe National Park is unique with its San paintings that were carved into the rocks.
Chobe Chilwero: Game Drives, Boat Safaris Experience exciting game drives and feel awed by the beauty of Africa on wonderful boat safaris on the majestic Chobe River. Marvel at the beautiful afternoon light and the reflection of the sun as you peacefully glide over the river while enjoying your favorite drink and observing hundreds of elephants along the shores of the river – bathing, drinking, playing and cajoling. This is one of the most memorable safari experiences you will ever have!
Witness a world of glittering water! A unique wetland system in the middle of the Kalahari Desert, Okavango Delta is one of the largest inland deltas on earth.
Chiefs Camp: Game Drives, Mokoro Excursions (Seasonal Activity) Choose from a plethora of fun and adventurous activities at the Sanctuary Chief’s Camp, Botswana. Experience thrilling encounters with wildlife in their natural habitats by choosing the morning or afternoon game drives led by professional local guides. Ride in open-top 4×4 vehicles to witness fierce lions hunting prey such as zebras or antelopes in their natural habitat. Fortunate guests can also spot wild dogs that are almost extinct in other areas. Or, take the day off and opt for relaxing and authentic African spa treatments instead. In June, you can also enjoy peaceful mokoro excursions in the lagoons and streams of the Okavango Delta. Mokoros, or local dugout canoes, gently take you through serene waters and offer a unique and soothing experience. Spot hippos, crocodiles or antelopes and enjoy a distinctly African perspective of the Delta. You can also choose to enjoy panoramic landscapes on hour-long helicopter rides over the Delta for an additional charge.
Follow in the footsteps of early explorers! Maun has been the start of expeditions into Botswana’s wildlife areas since the turn of the century, and is the gateway to the Okavango Delta.
Price & Inclusions
Option 1 From $ 9,220 /person
Prices are in USD and exclude international flights. This trip price is based on low season rates for accommodation and other applicable services, and may change depending on availability, currency fluctuations and number of people traveling together. For high season prices, please contact us with your exact travel dates and preferences.
Accommodation (on a twin-sharing basis) on the indicated meal plan for 8 nights.
Economy flights for all sectors : Chobe (Kasane) – Okavango Delta, Okavango Delta/Moremi – Maun
All activities as listed :
Victoria Falls Zambia: Sussi and Chuma: Victoria Falls tour, village tours, sundowner cruises
Victoria Falls Zambia: Tour of Victoria Falls
Chobe National Park: Chobe Chilwero: Game drives, boat safaris
Okavango Delta: Chiefs Camp: Game drives, mokoro excursions (seasonal activity)
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Botswana: All national park and conservation fees as per your itinerary.
Botswana: Game drives in high quality and well maintained safari vehicle with professional English-speaking driver guide. Game drives may be shared with other guests of the lodge/camp, with maximum of 9 guests in the vehicle.