WET & ARID LANDS

CHOBE & OKAVANGO TO KGALAGADI

Kasane (Botswana) – Upington

(South Africa)

17 Nights | 18 Days

33 Game Drives offered by Land,

River & Air

US$372 per Person per Night 

Day 1, 2 - Meeting at Kasane Airport

Chobe National Park – 2 nights; Accommodation in Camping

We will be meeting at Kasane Airport, after which we will set up camp in the afternoon, and have a Game drive in the afternoon till sunset.

The next day will start with a Game drive early in the morning lunch at a Designated Picnic Site within the Chobe National Park or back at the campsite and another Game drive in the afternoon which is, in fact, a Boat Ride Safari on Chobe River until sunset.
 

Day 3, 4 - Simply Game drives

Savuti – 2 nights; Accommodation in Camping

Again we will begin the day with a Game drive before breakfast and continuing to the Chobe National Park while on another Game drive with lunch en-route, and more Game driving in the afternoon.

The following day will simply consist of more Game drives.

 

Day 5, 6 - Night & day safaris

Khwai – 2 nights; Accommodation in Camping

Wake up to an early morning Game drive, and departing to Khwai Gate of Moremi Game Reserve after breakfast, the drive there also doubles as our t game drive as there are no boundaries between Chobe National Park and Khwai Zone of Moremi Game Reserve, the evening will also include a Night Safari after dinner.

Again the next day is simply more Game drives and again a Night Safari to end off the day.

Day 7, 8 - River Sunset

Moremi Game Reserve – 2 nights; Accommodation in Camping

Again we will proceed towards Khwai Zone after a morning Safari and en-route Game drive toward our location. 

An early morning Game Drive within Okavango Delta will precede an afternoon Boat Safari on the Okavango until sunset.

Day 9 - Maun day

Maun – 1 night; Accommodation in Lodging

The next day will start with driving to Maun after early breakfast, Guests will be enjoying the easy, relaxing day at the lodge, Staff will be organizing logistical supplies for the second stage of our expedition.
Scenic Flight(s) - aircraft or helicopter - over the Okavango can also be arranged.  We will enjoy a group Dinner out in Maun.

Day 10 -  Relaxing Kang

Kang – 1 night; Accommodation in Lodging

We will be driving to Kang via Ghanzi after breakfast, accommodation will be at a lodge for another relaxing day and night;
In the afternoon, a visit to San People Village for the ‘Bushmen Experience’ can be arranged.

Day 11 - Hunting for hunters

Matopi Campsite, Mabuasehube Game Reserve – 1 night; Accommodation in Camping

Driving to Mabuasehube Gate of Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park on Botswana Side after breakfast Lunch at a picnic site within the park.
Driving to Matopi/Motopi Campsite from Mabua Gate in Game drive mode with checking Mpayathutlwa Pan for wildlife action, as these flat open plains of pans are where the herbivores congregate for grazing, and hence makes them hunting grounds for cheetahs, leopards, and lions. 

Day 12, 13 - Waterhole expeditions from Polentswa

Polentswa Campsite, Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park – 2 nights; Accommodation in Camping

We will depart driving to Polentswa Campsite along Nossob Riverbed in Game drive mode as we check out the numerous waterholes along the route, with another Game drive after our arrival and lunch.

The following day will include twice daily Game drives to the various Nossob Riverbed waterholes.

Day 14, 15 -  Waterhole Game drives along auob

Mata Mata Campsite, Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park – 2 nights; Accommodation in Camping

The day will start with a drive to Mata Mata Campsite (South Africa Side of KTP) in Auob Riverbed in Game drive mode where we will have another Game drive in the afternoon for wildlife action around several other waterholes of Auob Riverbed towards the northwest section of KTP.

The next day will include twice daily Game drives along the Auob Riverbed between Mata Mata and Twee Rivieren portion of KTP.

Day 16, 17 - Waterhole exploration from Rooiputs

Rooiputs Campsite, Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park – 2 nights; Accommodation in Camping

We will start the day driving to Rooiputs Campsite in Nossob Riverbed in Game Drive mode, setting up camp and having lunch with another Game drive in the afternoon for wildlife action around waterholes of Nossob River.

The next 2 days will include twice daily Game drives to the various Nossob Riverbed waterholes.

Day 18 - final fairwels

Departure to Homelands

Our last day will be exiting Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park from Twee Rivieren, driving to Upington to catch your flight to Johannesburg, where we will say farewell with lots of quality time memories along with lots of quality images.

What is Included:

  • The tour is mostly full board - all inclusive at locations where we camp. Same statement applies in locations where guests stay in lodges if the facility embodies campsite since, we – the staff will be camping and eating in campsite. Guests are welcome to join;

  • All game drives (safari) that we conduct and mentioned within the itinerary;

  • All transfers.

What is Excluded:

  • International Flights;

  • Cross Border Visa Fees;

  • Scenic Flight(s) over the Okavango Delta;

  • Mokoro Ride in Okavango Delta;

  • Personal Travel Insurance;

  • Dinners or any other courses that guests would like to eat out where it is possible, and where the facility (lodges and guest houses) has its own service;

  • Please note that, we will have a limited selection of Alcoholic and Non-Alcoholic beverages on board. If you need a specific brand of beverage, please feel free to bring it along or let us know in advance to have it on board;

  • All game drives (safari) activities that we are not allowed to conduct by ourselves, such as bush walks, night drives that are only conducted by park and reserve rangers;

  • Activities that we have to buy from third parties upon guests’ request that may occur at locations, and not listed in mutually agreed itinerary before the tour starts.