11 Days Botswana & Victoria Falls Safari
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11 Day Botswana & Zimbabwe Luxury Safari
A taste of the best Botswana has to offer, this grand itinerary explores the most remote and untouched wildlife areas in Botswana, ending with the thundering majesty of the famed Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS TRIP: The crystal-clear lagoons and winding waterways of the Okavango Delta, a lush oasis in a desert. The opportunity to explore outside your vehicle by boat, traditional canoe or on foot. The high numbers of lion and endangered African wild dog in the Selinda Reserve. Large herds of elephant and buffalo, as well as river cruises, in the Chobe National Park. Exceptional birding destinations, the thundering waters of Victoria Falls, Africa’s largest waterfall and a variety of adrenalin adventures at Victoria Falls. This itinerary is suitable for Luxury adventure travellers, Active travellers and Avid photographer.
DAY 1 & 2
Upon arrival at Maun International Airport you will be greeted by a member from the andBeyond team who will assist you onto a scheduled charter flight. From here, you and fellow guests will be flown to Xaranna airstrip. Your first flight over this pristine water wilderness will leave lasting impressions. Keep a look out for hippos in the waterways and elephants amongst the trees (Approximately 15 minutes). Soak up the experience during your 2 night stay at andBeyond Xudum Okavango Delta Lodge in a Suite with bathtubs and al fresco showers, loft and private plunge pool. Your stay includes three meals daily, soft drinks, house wines, local brand spirits and beers, refreshments on game drives, scheduled safari activities, emergency medical evacuation insurance, laundry as well as transfers to and from the airstrip.
DAY 3 & 4
Enjoy a short game drive to Xaranna airstrip where a scheduled charter flight will be waiting to fly you, and fellow guests, to Chitabe airstrip. Your destination is situated in an area of golden-grassed floodplains inhabited by a staggering variety of wildlife (Approximately 15 minutes). Reawaken your soul during your 2 night stay at andBeyond Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge in a Suite with indoor and outdoor shower. Your stay includes three meals daily, soft drinks, house wines, local brand spirits, beers, refreshments on game drives, scheduled safari activities, emergency medical evacuation insurance, laundry as well as transfers to and from the airstrip.
DAY 5 & 6
Enjoy a short game drive to Chitabe airstrip where a scheduled charter flight will be waiting to fly you, and fellow guests, to Selinda airstrip. The Selinda Spillway is an ancient waterway home to large herds of elephant and buffalo. (Approximately 20 minutes). Delight in adventure during your 2 night stay at Zarafa in a Luxury Tent with ensuite bathroom. Your stay includes all meals, scheduled activities, laundry, park fees, return airstrip transfers, local brand alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, complimentary use of one pair of Swarovki HD binoculars, a professional Canon Camera Body and Lens kit per tent.
DAY 7 & 8
Enjoy a short game drive to Selinda airstrip where a scheduled charter flight will be waiting to fly you, and fellow guests, to Kasane Airport (Approximately 50 minutes). Savour the views of the sparkling lagoons and palm tree islands as you fly over this water wonderland for one last time and then a scheduled road transfer will take you to Chobe Chilwero. Soak up the experience during your 2 night stay at Sanctuary Chobe Chilwero in a Cottage with ensuite bathroom. Your stay includes all meals & non -alcoholic & alcoholic beverages(with exception of premium brands and Champagne), all game viewing activities.
DAY 9 & 10
You will be collected from Sanctuary Chobe Chilwero Lodge and be driven with fellow guests to Kasane Airport where you will find your next transfer to Victoria Falls River Lodge in Zimbabwe with clearing of customs and immigration enroute. Explore the sights of Victoria Falls during your 2 night stay at Victoria Falls Island Lodge in a Luxury Treehouse Suite. Your stay includes all meals, shared transfers from/to the Victoria Falls Airport, local and superior beverages, an optional daily transfer from the island (departing at 10h00 and returning at 15h00) to the jetty and then by road to Victoria Falls town, a tour of the falls which is part of the daily transfer to town (entry fee into the Rainforest for guests own account), transfer to/from National park gate or Jetty for 3rd party activities, two game activities, a choice of either a morning/afternoon game drive in the Zambezi National Park and a sunrise/sunset river cruise, snacks local beverages on the game drives and/or the sunset river cruises, afternoon tea, bird watching and laundry.
You will be collected and driven with other guests to Victoria Falls International Airport , in time to meet your onward arrangements.