Botswana Tapestry Safari Package
This Botswana Tapestry Safari Package showcases the fascinating, dramatic wilderness areas and wildlife of this African country. The selected destinations are all highlights of a range of diverse national reserves in Botswana providing the best in wildlife and activities.
Experienced wildlife guides will ensure that your African safari holiday in Botswana goes beyond expectations. The range of activities provides the platform for the ultimate tour Africa offers.
Game drives, night drives, water activities and cultural interactions afford great variety and excitement. All activities are guided by passionate and knowledgeable rangers, many of whom have grown up in the area. They share their amazing experiences with you on your Botswana holiday.
Day 1: Johannesburg – Maun – Moremi
Today you will leave Johannesburg early for Maun where you will board a flight into the Xakanaxa area of the Moremi Game Reserve, spending the next 2 nights in a safari lodge on the banks of the Khwai River. This area is considered to be one of the most beautiful in Africa and this is where the sands of the Kalahari meet the waters of the Okavango.
Day 2: Moremi
The day starts early with a wake-up call and tea or coffee before you head out to explore this incredibly diverse area of floodplains and woodland, lagoons and islands. It is generally considered one of the prime game viewing areas in the country with a strong population of predators. After an exciting morning with your guide you will return to the safari lodge for brunch and some downtime and reflection.
The activities here are based on the concept of land and water with game drives and boat cruises - the ideal ways to experience the most of this area and the best game viewing. After resting up in the heat of the day you will head out on an afternoon activity before returning to your lodge for dinner and cocktails around the fire.
Day 3: Moremi – Okavango
Today is a short flight over the Delta to the South Western region where you will be spending the next 2 nights. The seasonal floodplains of the South Western Delta provide great dramas and exceptional beauty which can be experienced on a range of activities. The bush camp or lodge is in a private concession allowing for more flexibility in the activities.
Day 4: Okavango
After an early wake-up call you will head out on a morning activity with your guide who will explain to you the intricacies of this unique region. There is a strong population of wildlife in the area including grazers and predators allowing for the opportunity of seeing some dramatic interactions. You will return to the lodge for brunch after which you can decide on a siesta or to do some fishing.
The afternoon activity will ensure that you get an overall view of the Okavango by choosing an activity you have not yet done. Sundowners in the bush surrounded by the sounds of Africa, is truly one of the most amazing experiences on a Botswana holiday.
Day 5: Okavango – Chobe
Today you will fly north over the endless wilderness of Botswana for your next 2 nights in a unique area on the Chobe River. It is known for Africa's greatest Elephant concentrations and you can view these as part of a range of activities during your stay. Activities include game drives, night drives, walks and also visits with local villagers for a cultural interpretation.
Day 6: Chobe
Today is full of discoveries and after an early wake-up you head out on a game drive to explore this legendary region. Although renowned for its Elephants and predators the Chobe National Park is nevertheless a wildlife destination of great diversity and your guide will ensure that you get the best experience. After the morning activity you may decide on a visit to a local village to share their way of life or you may simply want to relax and enjoy your surroundings.
The afternoon activity may be a boat cruise on the Chobe River which will stretch into an evening game drive as you head back to the bush lodge. This will allow you to view some of the fascinating nocturnal creatures of Botswana. After dinner you can sit round the campfire and reflect on an amazing African holiday.
Day 7: Chobe – Kasane – Johannesburg
Today you will have the opportunity for a last game drive before your transfer and flight connection back to Johannesburg.
Price list for Botswana Tapestry: Classic Fly-In Moremi, Okavango & Chobe
Package Price Per Person Sharing
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|2013-07-01 to 2013-10-31
|2013-11-01 to 2013-11-30
Classic Fly-in Package - Moremi, Okavango & Chobe
This package holiday is based on a 7 day fly-in safari into the Okavango Delta for 2 guests sharing in en-suite accommodation, fully inclusive vacation with scheduled flights ex/to Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Airport.
Rates are valid for 2012 / 2013 but may vary depending on the season and daily currency exchange rate.
- Flight Johannesburg – Maun / return Kasane - Johannesburg
- Air transfers as specified on a seat in charter basis
- Scheduled road transfers and boat transfers
- 6 nights accommodation en-suite double or twin
- Laundry service
- Daily game viewing and nature activities
- Local brand alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks at all properties
- National Park entrance and concession conservation fees
- Domestic airport departure tax out of Maun and Kasane Airport
- Emergency medical evacuation insurance only
- International departure tax and flight tax
- Any gratuities and personal expenses
- Visa fees
- Premium brands (cognacs, champagne, fine wine, spirits) and cigars
- Travel Insurance (compulsory)