Botswana And Mozambique Escape

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Run by: Rainbow Tours

Reference number: ITN-BWA023

From: £5394.00

Safari in the heart of the Okavango Delta in Botswana exploring the area in open four-wheel drive vehicles, on foot or enjoy being gently paddled in a mekoro (a traditional dug out canoe), through the pristine waterways. Your beach stay is on the castaway sands of Mozambique where you can enjoy long walks on the beach, superb snorkelling, top quality diving. Also visit the nearby UNESCO world heritage site of Ilha da Mozambique.

Itinerary

Day 1 Depart from London on overnight flight to Johannesburg

Day 2 On arrival early morning, check in for your mid morning flight to Maun, Botswana. You will be met and transferred by light aircraft into Sanctuary Stanleys Camp in the heart of the Okavango Delta for a 4 night stay with all meals, local drinks, scheduled safari activities, laundry and park fees included. Your day starts with an early walk up call and depart on safari activity which is a game drive or walk. Return to the camp for brunch and some rest time before gathering in the late afternoon for another safari activity. Day ends with drinks around the camp fire, dinner and well deserved rest. Stanleys Camp is the home to three orphaned elephants who are in the care of an America couple who live and study these fascinating animals. An optional excursion is available to join them for the morning to learn about the elephant, walk with them.

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Day 6 Light aircraft flight back to Maun for return scheduled flight to Johannesburg which is early afternoon. Arriving mid afternoon and take a complimentary shuttle to the nearby D’ Oreale Grand Hotel for a 1 night stay, breakfast included.

Day 7 Morning flight to Northern Mozambique for a road transfer to Coral Lodge for a 5 night stay with all meals, local brand drinks, non motorised activities and 1 guided Ilha Da Mozambique tour per stay. The lodge has a lovely location where lagoon meets the ocean, with in easy reach of Ilha da Mozambique and striking distance of uninhabited islands to enjoy snorkelling and picnic lunches from. Get a taste of local culture by joining the chef on her visit to the local market and learn how to make Mozambique dishes, learn how to sail a traditional dhow or join a fishing excursion. On simply sit back relax and enjoy the pool or snorkeling right off the beach.

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Day 12 Road transfer back to airport for return flight to Johannesburg to connect with direct overnight flight to London.

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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