Self-drive Safari | 9 nights / 10 days
Day 1: Arrival at the Maun airport
Upon arrival at the Maun Airport you will collect your rental vehicle and drive to the Thamalakane Lodge. The lodge is placed on the banks of the Thamalakane River and en-route to the famous Moremi Game Reserve. Here you will be able to enjoy a beautiful sunset, while relaxing on your private patio. The rest of the day is at leisure.
Overnight: Thamalakane River Lodge including breakfast
Days 2 & 3: Moremi National Park
Depart the lodge and drive to the Moremi National Park. The camp is located on the Western side of Moremi Game Reserve along the off stream of Moanachira River. These two days you have the opportunity to explore the Moremi National Park in your own rental vehicle or as an alternative join one of the offered activities (at own expense), such as boat cruises and game drives.
Overnight: Third Bride (Camping)
Days 4 & 5: Moremi National Park
Another two days spent in the Moremi National Park. The Game Reserve, although not one of the largest Parks, presents insights and views even for the most experienced of travellers. Home to nearly 500 species of bird (from water birds to forest dwellers) and a vast array of other species of wildlife, including buffalo, giraffe, lion, leopard, cheetah, hyena, jackal, impala, and red lechwe. Here you will spend another two nights inside the park.
Overnight: Northgate (Camping)
Days 6 & 7: Savuti Channel
Leave the Moremi National Park behind you and head for the Savuti Channel. Savuti, frequently described as one of the best wildlife viewing areas in Botswana, is approx. 5,000 km² and is located in the south west corner of the Chobe National Park. It is also an area that is described as enigmatic with one of it great baffles being the Savuti Channel. Due to the channel having dried up over the past few years, Savuti is now vast open grassland with granite hills bordered by acacia and Mopane forest.
Overnight: Savuti (Camping)
Days 8 & 9: Chobe National Park
Continue to the Chobe Safari Lodge where you’ll be staying the next two nights. This area is known as the meeting point of the four countries, Namibia, Zambia, Botswana and Zimbabwe which makes the lodge a perfect gateway to the surrounding attractions. The Chobe National Park close by boasts the largest concentration of elephants in Africa. Game drives and boat cruises offer visitors the opportunity to witness this amazing spectacle (at own cost).
Overnight: Chobe Safari Lodge (Camping)
Day 10: Depart
Today you will head to the Kasane airport in time for your home- or onwards flight. This tour ends here.
- Maun surrounds
- Moremi National Park
- Savuti Channel
- Chobe National Park
(01.11.2016 – 31.10.2017)
- 2 adults:
- BWP 1,005.00 (per person sharing in a double room / camping)
- USD 389.00 (per person sharing in a double room / camping)
- Single supplement = BWP 1005.00 per person
- The BWP & USD together make up the total amount for the entire tour as mentioned above.
- The rates are calculated according to the current US$ exchange rate. These rates may decrease or increase, depending on the exchange rate at time of booking.
- 08 x camping
- 01 x overnight on a Bed & Breakfast basis
- Complete Information package, including maps, route description and vouchers
Entrance fees included:
- Optional activities and excursions
- Drinks and meals (unless otherwise stated)
- Personal expenses (Telephone call, souvenirs etc)
- Car Hire (Please see vehicle rates)
- International flights
- Travel insurance