Botswana & Zimbabwe Safari

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Run by: G Adventures

Reference number: DZXNG

From: £3111.75

Experience the ultimate wildlife adventure with this 10-day trip through some of the best wildlife reserves you’ll ever see. Keep your camera at the ready to capture the lions and elephants of Hwange National Park, fly to the panhandle of the Okavango Delta for a wildlife walk with a local guide, and cruise along the banks of the Chobe River to watch the elephants drink along its banks. Make memories to last a lifetime among the incredible animals and landscapes of southern Africa.

Day 1 Victoria Falls

Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.

Day 2 Victoria Falls/Hwange National Park (1B, 1D)

Enjoy free time in the morning and opt to visit the falls. Later, visit the Painted Dog (Wild Dog) conservancy and meet with a conservationist to learn about the work being done to rehabilitate injured animals as a result of poaching. After, travel to Hwange, Zimbabwe’s largest national park, and enjoy a safari drive on the lodge concession in search of wildlife. This evening, arrive at the lodge, located just outside the park entrance, and enjoy dinner.

Day 3 Hwange National Park (1B, 1L, 1D)

Take a full-day wildlife safari drive in the park which is home to large elephant herds, lions, and the rare African wild dog. This evening, relax on the sun deck with a cool drink, keeping an eye out for local wildlife visiting the lodge’s watering hole.

Day 4 Hwange/Chobe NP (1B)

Depart Hwange and head north, crossing the border into Botswana, and arriving in Kasane, gateway to stunning Chobe National Park. This afternoon, enjoy a boat safari on the Chobe River in search of bathing elephants, hippos and crocodiles.

Day 5 Chobe NP (1B)

In the morning, continue our wildlife viewing with a safari drive along the banks of the Chobe River. In the afternoon, opt to take a photography river safari on a specialized photography boat.

Day 6 Kasane/Okavango Delta (1B, 1L, 1D)

Catch a flight into the “Panhandle” area of the Okavango Delta and check into our remote camp in the wilderness. Enjoy lunch before taking a walk to the research camps of the National Geographic-funded Okavango Wilderness Project. Meet with someone from the research team and learn about their work and projects in the area.

Day 7 Okavango Delta (1B, 1L, 1D)

Explore the stunning Delta Panhandle with expert local guides to view wildlife from mokoros (African dugout canoes) and on bush walks. This evening, we will stay at a unique bush camp on one of the remote Islands within the Delta. Here, we enjoy a three-course meal around a roaring campfire, sitting back and listening to the night calls of the Delta wildlife.

Day 8 Okavango Delta (1B, 1L, 1D)

Depart from our island camp and continue wildlife viewing on foot and by mokoro with our expert local guides. Return to the main camp later this afternoon and opt to relax or take a swim. This evening, relax on the deck overlooking the lagoon with hidden seating areas and a fire pit — perfect for stargazing.

Day 9 Okavango Delta/Maun (1B, 1L, 1D)

Transfer to the frontier town of Maun and enjoy an evening of culture and traditional foods with celebrated author Bonty Botumile and the Thari-E-Ntsho Storytellers. This local enterprise is dedicated to preserving Botswana’s heritage and providing youth with employment opportunities in the arts. Option to take a scenic flight over the delta.

Day 10 Maun (1B)

Depart at any time.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
26/09/2018 05/10/2018 7 £3111.75
03/10/2018 12/10/2018 0 £4149.00
10/10/2018 19/10/2018 7 £3319.20
17/10/2018 26/10/2018 11 £3526.65
24/10/2018 02/11/2018 8 £3526.65
07/11/2018 16/11/2018 8 £3339.65
05/12/2018 14/12/2018 8 £4149.00
13/01/2019 22/01/2019 10 £3849.00
27/01/2019 05/02/2019 13 £3849.00
10/02/2019 19/02/2019 16 £3849.00
17/02/2019 26/02/2019 14 £3849.00
24/02/2019 05/03/2019 0 £3849.00
03/03/2019 12/03/2019 14 £3849.00
17/03/2019 26/03/2019 16 £3849.00
31/03/2019 09/04/2019 11 £3849.00
14/04/2019 23/04/2019 8 £3849.00
05/05/2019 14/05/2019 11 £3849.00
12/05/2019 21/05/2019 3 £3849.00
26/05/2019 04/06/2019 9 £3849.00
09/06/2019 18/06/2019 5 £4069.00
23/06/2019 02/07/2019 16 £4069.00
30/06/2019 09/07/2019 15 £4069.00
07/07/2019 16/07/2019 12 £4299.00
14/07/2019 23/07/2019 0 £4299.00
21/07/2019 30/07/2019 10 £4299.00
28/07/2019 06/08/2019 16 £4299.00
04/08/2019 13/08/2019 14 £4299.00
11/08/2019 20/08/2019 16 £4299.00
18/08/2019 27/08/2019 13 £4299.00
25/08/2019 03/09/2019 16 £4299.00
01/09/2019 10/09/2019 16 £4299.00
08/09/2019 17/09/2019 16 £4299.00
15/09/2019 24/09/2019 14 £4299.00
22/09/2019 01/10/2019 0 £4299.00
29/09/2019 08/10/2019 12 £4299.00
06/10/2019 15/10/2019 16 £4299.00
13/10/2019 22/10/2019 14 £4299.00
20/10/2019 29/10/2019 10 £4299.00
03/11/2019 12/11/2019 16 £4069.00
10/11/2019 19/11/2019 0 £4069.00
17/11/2019 26/11/2019 16 £4069.00
24/11/2019 03/12/2019 16 £4069.00
01/12/2019 10/12/2019 0 £4299.00
08/12/2019 17/12/2019 16 £4299.00
15/12/2019 24/12/2019 16 £4299.00
29/12/2019 07/01/2020 16 £4299.00
05/01/2020 14/01/2020 16 £3849.00
12/01/2020 21/01/2020 0 £3849.00
19/01/2020 28/01/2020 16 £3849.00
26/01/2020 04/02/2020 16 £3849.00
02/02/2020 11/02/2020 16 £3849.00
09/02/2020 18/02/2020 16 £3849.00
16/02/2020 25/02/2020 16 £3849.00
23/02/2020 03/03/2020 16 £3849.00
01/03/2020 10/03/2020 16 £3849.00
08/03/2020 17/03/2020 16 £3849.00
15/03/2020 24/03/2020 16 £3849.00
29/03/2020 07/04/2020 16 £3849.00
05/04/2020 14/04/2020 16 £3849.00
12/04/2020 21/04/2020 16 £3849.00
26/04/2020 05/05/2020 16 £3849.00
03/05/2020 12/05/2020 16 £3849.00
10/05/2020 19/05/2020 16 £3849.00
24/05/2020 02/06/2020 16 £3849.00
31/05/2020 09/06/2020 16 £3849.00
07/06/2020 16/06/2020 16 £4069.00
14/06/2020 23/06/2020 16 £4069.00
21/06/2020 30/06/2020 16 £4069.00
28/06/2020 07/07/2020 16 £4069.00
05/07/2020 14/07/2020 16 £4299.00
12/07/2020 21/07/2020 16 £4299.00
19/07/2020 28/07/2020 16 £4299.00
26/07/2020 04/08/2020 16 £4299.00
02/08/2020 11/08/2020 16 £4299.00
09/08/2020 18/08/2020 16 £4299.00
16/08/2020 25/08/2020 16 £4299.00
23/08/2020 01/09/2020 16 £4299.00
30/08/2020 08/09/2020 16 £4299.00
06/09/2020 15/09/2020 16 £4299.00
13/09/2020 22/09/2020 16 £4299.00
20/09/2020 29/09/2020 16 £4299.00
27/09/2020 06/10/2020 16 £4299.00
04/10/2020 13/10/2020 16 £4299.00
11/10/2020 20/10/2020 16 £4299.00
18/10/2020 27/10/2020 16 £4299.00
25/10/2020 03/11/2020 16 £4299.00
01/11/2020 10/11/2020 16 £4069.00
08/11/2020 17/11/2020 16 £4069.00
15/11/2020 24/11/2020 16 £4069.00
22/11/2020 01/12/2020 16 £4069.00
29/11/2020 08/12/2020 16 £4069.00
06/12/2020 15/12/2020 16 £4299.00
13/12/2020 22/12/2020 16 £4299.00
20/12/2020 29/12/2020 16 £4299.00
27/12/2020 05/01/2021 16 £4299.00
03/01/2021 12/01/2021 16 £3849.00
10/01/2021 19/01/2021 15 £3849.00

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