Experience some of the finest game and bird-watching that the continent offers by boat, on foot and in open safari vehicles in the wilderness of northern Botswana and Namibia. Youll have the best opportunities to see Africas magnificent Big 5 lion, elephant, rhino, buffalo and leopard.
BEST OF BOTSWANA, NAMIBIA &ZIMBABWE IN 10 DAYSBB10 TOURROUTING TOURINFORMATION Departs:25/03/2013, 08/04/2013, 06/05/2013, 03/06/2013, 01/07/2013, 12/08/2013, 02/09/2013, 07/10/2013 Duration: 10 days/9 nights Includes: 9 breakfasts, 9 dinners, 9 nightsaccommodation, porterage, transportation, game-watching activities and sightseeing asspecified. Note: Minimum 2 guests TOURHIGHLIGHTS Boat trips, guided walks and game drivesthrough the waterways of BotswanasOkavango Delta and Namibias CapriviRegion Safari by riverboat and in open vehicles inBotswanas Chobe National Park, home toAfricas largest concentration of elephantsand an abundance of mammals & birds Guided walking tour through the tropicalrainforest on the very edge of Victoria Falls,and all the best views of this World HeritageSite from the spectacular Zimbabweanvantage points DAY1Maun,BotswanaTransfer from Maun International Airport to lodge on the banks of theThamalakane River. Late afternoon sunset cruise looking for theabundant bird life and the occasional hippo and crocodile. Overnight atIsland River Lodge or similar. [Dinner] DAY2Maun-OkavangoPanHandleView the Okavango Delta by one hour private charter flight (optional, forown account). Alternatively explore Maun with an early morning walk.After breakfast depart Maun and travel along the panhandle of theOkavango Delta. Spend the next 2 nights at Lawdons Lodge (or similar)alongside the Okavango River. [Breakfast, Dinner] DAY3OkavangoPanHandle,BotswanaOptional (for own account) mokoro day trip. Lunch and return transfersare included. (NB you will not be back in time for the sundowner cruise.)The rest of the group will enjoy a day at leisure and a late afternoonsundowner cruise on the Okavango River. Overnight at Lawdons Lodgeor similar. [Breakfast, Dinner] DAY4OkavangoPH.-Caprivi,NamibiaCross the border post between Botswana and Namibia and enter theMahango National Park to enjoy a game drive. Continue to PopaFalls, where we take a short walk and then enter the Caprivi Strip.Overnight at Camp Kwando (or similar) on the banks of the KwandoRiver. [Breakfast, Dinner] DAY5Caprivi,NamibiaEnjoy an early morning game drive including drinks and snacks en route.Tour a traditional village. Optional early morning or sunset boat trip onthe Kwando River (for own account). Overnight at Camp Kwando (orsimilar) on the banks of the Kwando River. [Breakfast, Dinner] DAY6&7Chobe,BotswanaEnter Botswana and enjoy a game drive in the Chobe National Park andsunset cruise on the Chobe River. Encounter the largest concentration ofelephants in Africa. Spend the next 2 nights at Mowana Safari Lodge orsimilar. [Breakfast, Dinner] DAY8&9VictoriaFalls,ZimbabweTravel to Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. Guided tour of the Falls andrainforest. Activities available (optional and for own account) includeFlight of the Angels, elephant back safari, lion walk or a sundownercruise on the Zambezi River. Dinner at the Boma, Place of Eating. Spend2 nights at Victoria Falls Safari Lodge or similar. [Breakfast, Dinner] DAY10VictoriaFalls,ZimbabweTransfer from lodge to Victoria Falls or Livingstone Airports for youroutbound flight. [Breakfast] CONTACTUSPhysical address: 179 Albert RoadWoodstockCape Town, 7925Postal address: P.O. Box 819Cape Town, 8000Tel: +27 21 460 4700Fax: +27 21 448 0003E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgOnline: www.springbokatlas.comPictures courtesy of: Johannesburg Tourism Company