Day 1: Arrive Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
Days 2 - 3: Chobe National Park
Cross the border into Botswana and the Chobe NP which has one of the largest concentrations of elephant found on the African continent. Enjoy game drives and a stunning sunset cruise on the Chobe River.
Days 4 – 5: Hwange National Park
Two days to explore this vast wilderness, home to great herds of elephant, buffalo and zebra plus high concentrations of giraffe. Visit the Painted Dog Conservation Centre.
Days 6 – 7: Lake Kariba
Board a luxury houseboat for a two-night trip on this man-made inland sea with enormous game reserves at its shoreline. Spend your days fishing, on guided walks, motorised boat excursions and a sunset beach barbecue.
Days 8 – 9: Matobo Hills
Travel south to the majestic Matobo Hills, an area of dramatic rock landscapes steeped in tribal history. It is home to black and white rhino and the world’s densest population of leopard. The Ndebele people buried their great king Mzilikazi here and it is also the place that Cecil John Rhodes was laid to rest. Experience the excitement of rhino tracking by vehicle and on foot.
Day 10: Nata
Drive across the savannah of southern Matabeleland to the Nata Bird Sanctuary.
Day 11: Makgadikgadi Pans
Go to Planet Baobab then embark on an expedition to Ntwetwe Pan, one of the two major pans that make up the Makgadikgadi Pans and amongst the largest saltpans in the world.
Day 12: Makgadikgadi to Maun
Maun is a bustling safari town and ‘gateway to the Okavango Delta’. Optional spectacular scenic flight over the Delta.
Day 13: Khwai River
Board a mokoro (dug-out canoe) to pole gently through the thick vegetation of the Okavango Delta followed by a night drive to spot nocturnal animals.
Day 14: Moremi Game Reserve
Moremi has an unprecedented concentration of wildlife.
Day 15: Maun
Your safari ends with a transfer to Maun Airport.
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Most meals included
Please note that pricing is in US Dollars. Minimum 4 participants required to operate. Maximum 12.
2019: Per person double/share twin: USD$4490 + National Park fees USD$250
2019: 22 Feb - 8 March, 08 Apr - 22 April, 16-30 May, 20 Jun - 4 July, 22 Jul - 5 August, 27 Aug - 10 September, 06 Sep - 21 September, 10 Oct - 24 October, 09 Nov - 23 November.
Some of the world’s greatest wildlife can be viewed in the game-rich parks of Zimbabwe and Botswana, the perfect partners for a safari. Our guides’ knowledge and expertise of both countries will not only introduce you to fantastic game and bird life, but also an insight into the way of life there.
Explore the highlights of both countries on this small group lodge safari where the emphasis is on a wide variety of leisure and game-viewing activities in incomparable settings.
- Victoria Falls
- Spectacular sunset cruise on Chobe River
- Explore Lake Kariba from a houseboat
- Game-rich parks of Hwange & Moremi
- Okavango Delta traditional mokoro experience
- Matopos National Park & Cecil Rhodes grave
- Nata Bird Sanctuary & Makgadikgadi Pans
- Rhino tracking on foot and game drives