Botswana offers some of the best game viewing in the world with some of the best camps and most experienced guides. This holiday is two holidays in one – staying in two different areas with different habitats and wildlife to view. The expanses of Okavango Delta attract an enormous range of animals and birds including many endangered species. Chobe is famous for its large elephant herds, hippos and rare birds. The combination of two parks provides exceptional game viewing with every chance of seeing the Big Five.
- Discover the diverse and vast Okavango Delta
- Visit Chobe National Park for its famous elephant herds, hippos and birds
Okavango Delta 4 nights | Chobe National Park 2 nights
Days 1 and 2: London to Johannesburg to Maun
Fly overnight from London to Maun via Johannesburg.
Days 2 to 5: Okavango Delta – Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.
Four days to explore the vast and diverse landscapes of the Okavango Delta, home to some of the world’s most endangered species of large mammal, such as the cheetah, white rhinoceros, black rhinoceros, African wild dog and lion. This world heritage site is one of the best places in the world for game viewing, especially during the annual floods which attract many different animals including the Big Five. Morning and afternoon game drives are in specially adapted 4×4 with experienced local guides and boat and canoe safaris allow you to explore even further into the delta.
Day 6: Okavango Delta to Chobe
Transfer to Chobe National Park.
Days 6 to 7: Chobe National Park – Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Two days in Chobe National Park where the terrain and landscapes are different to Okavango Delta. Chobe is one of the best places in Africa to see elephants with herds sometimes of hundreds of elephants and an estimated 120,000 in total in the park. There are equally large herds of buffalo and lion and leopard sightings are frequent. The river has an abundance of hippos and crocodiles as well as plentiful birdlife including a number of particularly rare species.
Day 8: Chobe National Park to Kasane to Johannesburg to London
Transfer by road to Kasane airport for your flight back to London via Johannesburg.
Day 9: London
Arrive back in London.
Indicative Holiday Prices
All of our holidays are individually tailored to suit your needs and timescale. As a guide, this 9 day suggested holiday will cost from £4,265 per person (Superior) and £5,952 (Luxury) including international flights from UK, based on two sharing.