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Botswana and Victoria Falls

Join us and we explore Botswana and Victoria Falls on the luxury trip of a lifetime

Prices from £3995.00 per person

Xakanaxa Camp, Moremi Game Reserve
Moremi Game Reserve

The amazing foresight of Chief Moremi created one of the world’s most famous reserves, conserving part of the Okavango Delta and the plains to its east. The reserve covers more than 4871 square kilometres of pristine wilderness, and the varied terrain includes savannah, winding waterways, and thick forest. This diversity supports an incredibly wide spectrum of wildlife, ranging from large herds of buffalo, wildebeest and zebra, to the rare sitatunga and lechwe antelope, and lion, cheetah and packs of wild dog in the open grasslands. The birdlife is prolific and includes most of the 550 bird species recorded on the Botswana national bird list. A range of luxury lodges in the reserve offer visitors the perfect base to experience this corner of paradise.

Day Notes

Today you will fly into Johannesburg and connect onto your flight to Maun. On arrival into Maun you will be met and assisted to your light air transfer.

On arrival into Xakanaxa Airstrip you will be met by a camp vehicle and transferred to your lodge.
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Overnight: Xakanaxa Camp

Xakanaxa Camp has 12 rooms, accommodating 24 people and is set in the Moremi Game Reserve which makes up almost one-third of the entire Okavango Delta. With the Khwai River flowing directly past the camp, it is ideally placed for an authentic year round Delta land and water safari experience. Sensational safari and birding activities, the spectacular location, excellent cuisine and luxury accommodation combine to ensure a truly memorable stay in Botswana.

Xakanaxa Camp, Moremi Game Reserve  (2 Days)

Morning and afternoon activities.

Included

Fully Inclusive Drinks (Local Brands) Included

Chobe Game Lodge, Chobe River   (3 Days)

Chobe River

The Chobe River forms the northern boundary of the Chobe National Park, renowned for its reliable and diverse game viewing. Safaris are conducted both by boat and on land. This section of the park is best known for its elephant and hippo populations but the waters attract all manner of game including large herds of buffalo and the lions that prey on them.

Day Notes

After your morning activity you will be transferred back to the airstrip, for your flight to Kasane Airport. On arrival into Kasane you will be transferred by road to Chobe Game Lodge.

 

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Overnight: Chobe Game Lodge

Counter-balancing the wilderness are restful, air conditioned, en-suite lodgings. Graceful high arches, quarry tiled floors and barrel vaulted ceilings create an atmosphere of cool tranquillity. Other facilities include a large swimming pool with terrace, a riverside boma area, a fully equipped conference room, a business centre for those guests needing to keep in touch, a stylish bar with an outside terrace overlooking the Chobe River and a cigar bar with a full sized billiard table. Meals are catered for at the terrace restaurant overlooking the Chobe River. Each of Chobe Game Lodge’s 4 luxury suites has an individual plunge pool set on a private terrace with breathtaking panoramic views of the endless landscape and open plains. Graceful high arches, quarry tiled floors and barrel vaulted ceilings create an atmosphere of cool tranquillity. All 46 rooms are tastefully furnished, each room with hand crafted Rhodesian teak furniture and walls decorated with original African carvings and paintings.

Included

Fully Inclusive Drinks (Local Brands) Included

Islands Of Siankaba Lodge, Victoria Falls   (3 days)

Victoria Falls

One of the original natural wonders of the world, the Victoria Falls is a World Heritage Site and an extremely popular tourism attraction. Known locally as ‘The Smoke that Thunders’ this spectacle is accessible from both Zambia and Zimbabwe and it is an ideal place to combine a game viewing and water sports. There is excellent fishing, a terrifying bungee jump and arguably the best commercial white water rafting in the world.

Day Notes

Today you will take a road transfer to Islands of Siankaba for your three days of relaxation.

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Overnight: Islands Of Siankaba Lodge

The Islands of Siankaba luxury lodge is located on two private islands in the middle of the mighty Zambezi River situated between the ‘Seventh Wonder of the Natural World’, the magnificent Victoria Falls, and the world famous Chobe National Park. This lodge has been developed as a luxurious retreat with outstanding cuisine and exceptional levels of personal service to exclusively sleep just fourteen guests. Each of Siankaba’s seven secluded chalets have been uniquely designed to maximize comfort and privacy whilst offering spectacular views of the Zambezi River. The unique feature of the lodge is the series of walkways and bridges that link the two islands together. The quirky design incorporates the use of natural materials that blend in with the feel of the surrounding bush while taking full advantage of the beauty of the riverine setting. The Islands of Siankaba is the perfect retreat for discerning travelers who wish to witness the wonderful Victoria Falls yet also escape the crowds and enjoy being in an area of natural beauty with quiet, unspoiled surroundings.

In-house activities offered by the camp include a trip to either the Zambian or Zimbabwean side of the Falls per stay and curio marketing shopping at top of the Falls, Sundowner cruises, Fishing (catch and release), Mokoro trips, Guided Nature Trail walk, Picnic Island Lunches, Cultural Tour of Local villages on foot or bamboo bike or a visit to a community nursery school. Islands has a wonderful team of staff, most of whom are from the nearby village, and have been with the lodge from when it was first built.

Included

Full Board and Activities

Included

  • Flights in economy class
  • Meet and greet services
  • Game drives
  • All accommodation and meals as specified
  • All park fees and government taxes

For more information about this Botswana and Victoria falls safari please contact our expert team on 01444 225640 or email us at info@visionsofafrica.co.uk