Maun, Okavango Delta, Gweta, Chobe, Kasane
Travel through northern Botswana and to the spectacular Okavango Delta. You will have a fantastic time seeing the local animal species, as well as learning about the cultural heritage of the local communities. Your tour will end at Chobe National Park, with a spectacular open vehicle game drive.
Day 01: Arrive Maun – Okavango Delta (-/L/D)
On arrival at Maun International Airport, you will board a charter flight to the Okavango Delta, home to huge numbers of elephant, buffalo, lion, hippo, giraffe and zebra.
Day 02: Okavango Delta (B/L/D)
Spend a full day relaxing and enjoying this beautiful oasis that creates a haven for Africa’s most celebrated wildlife. Alternatively enjoy optional activities such as mokoro (dugout canoe) excursions, bush walks and boat cruises.
Day 03: Okavango Delta – Gweta (B/-/D)
Morning flight to Maun from where the journey continues to the endless, white salt pans of Botswana. During the rainy season the pans are one of the most important wetland areas in Botswana, coming alive with water birds and great herds of game.
Day 04: Gweta (B/-/D)
Explore the Ntwetwe Pan with a local guide that will explain the incredible adaptations of the species that are unique to the Kalahari Desert environment. Get up close and personal with a resident gang of habituated meerkats (weather permitting); see how these incredibly social, superbly adapted animals interact with each other and their environment.
Day 05: Gweta – Chobe (B/-/D)
After a breathtaking experience in the Makgadikgadi, it’s time to continue to Chobe. Travel through the small village of Nata. This area is well known for its cattle farming and approximately 75% of the residents are from the Basarwa Tribe, also known as the Bushmen or San. Not far from the village is the Nata Bird Sanctuary – a community project with some 165 bird species recorded in the area. Continue via a route referred to as the ‘game drive route’, as there is always a possibility of seeing wildlife along the way.
Day 06: Chobe (B/-/D)
Enjoy a thrilling morning open vehicle game drive in the Chobe National Park, the second largest in Botswana, known for its superb game viewing all year round, as it has one of the largest populations of the game on the African continent. Join a breathtaking afternoon sunset cruise, in search of magnificent wildlife sightings.
Day 07: Chobe – Kasane (B/-/-)
After breakfast transfer to Kasane Airport for onward flight.
Number of Days 7
Price From $7780
6 nights Superior accommodation with daily breakfast
2 lunches and 6 dinners
Transfers, sightseeing & admission fees as specified
Porterage at hotels
Return charter flights to and from Maun
Meals & drinks as indicated
Tipping at own discretion
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