Stars of Botswana
|Jan - Dec
BEST TIME TO VISIT
11 Nights Classic Guided Tour
This tour allows the opportunity to try the unique experience of a tented safari whilst coupled with the comforts of 5-star lodges. Take in the breath-taking scenery of the Kalahari Game Reserve, Okavango Delta, Chobe National Park and the Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe and embrace the opportunity to marvel at some of the rarest wildlife and birdlife in their natural habitat.
ARRIVE MAUN AIRPORT
Upon arrival at Maun Airport, you will be met by our representative and transferred by light aircraft to the border of the Central Kalahari Game Reserve.
Our Botswana representative, Sense of Africa are one of Africa’s leading inbound tour operators, with a reputation for providing high quality and personalised customer service.
Day 1 – 3 Deception Valley Lodge
CENTRAL KALAHARI GAME RESERVE
Located in the north eastern border of the Kalahari, offering a remote setting the Deception Valley Lodge has eight well-appointed twin bedded chalets with ensuite Victorian style bathrooms and outside shower.
Afternoon and night safaris allow for plenty of game viewing, with the chance to see a variety of species including the Kalahari lion, cheetah, leopard, giraffe and kudu. While a unique San (bushmen) experience provides the opportunity to learn about the tracking and survival skills of the San people.
Day 4 – 6 Kanana Camp
A scheduled light aircraft will transfer you into the heart of the Okavango Delta.
A private concession on the Xudum River is your base for the next three nights; Kanana is a 5-star camp with a pool and spacious en-suite safari tents. Activities include game drives, night drives, guided bush walk and exploring the delta waterways on a motor boat or mokoro.
Day 7 – 9 Chobe Game Lodge
CHOBE NATIONAL PARK
This morning you will be transferred by light aircraft to Kasane Airport, the part of the country where all four countries – Zambia, Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe meet.
You will then be transferred by a safari vehicle to Chobe Game Lodge, the only permanent game lodge situated within the Chobe National Park. With all the features and design of a traditional safari lodge, this lodge also offers guests the best in facilities which include a large swimming pool, riverside boma, library, billiards, cigar bar, spa, gym as well as broadband internet. Activities on offer include game drives and boat cruises.
Day 10 & 11 Victoria Falls Hotel
VICTORIA FALLS ZIMBABWE
You will be transferred by vehicle across the border to Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. The transfer will take approximately 2.5 hours dependent of border crossing time.
The Edwardian-style 5-star Victoria Falls Hotel is situated in the Victoria Falls National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The hotel is just a 10-minute walk from the famous Victoria Falls, using the hotel’s private pathway. Built in 1904, this hotel combines the charm of the old with the convenience of the new, with a pool, spa, gym, bar and restaurant.
Enjoy breakfast. You will be collected and transferred to the airport in time for your onward arrangements.
Prices from £3,135 per person (based on two sharing)
Meals: 11 Breakfasts, 9 Lunches, 9 Dinners
Meet and greet at Maun Airport
Selected local brand drinks
Scheduled air and road transfers
Game drives, Bushman interaction, water based activities, nature walks, bird watching, fishing and Chobe River cruise
National Park entrance fees
Whats Not Included
International and regional scheduled flights and visas
Travel, medical and personal accident insurance
Gratuities and items of personal nature
Excursions not detailed in the itinerary
Private charter/transfers or specialised guides
Premium brand drinks
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