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7-Day Classic Delta Tour 2021-2022
7 Day Custom Tour
From blazing campfires in Moremi Game Reserve under the starry night sky to safari drives and motorboat cruises across the pearl islands of the Okavango Delta, Botswana's beauty is yours to behold during your adventures over this tailormade 7-day tour. Discover the marvelous wilderness wonders stretching from the heart of the delta to its furthest corners, embracing safari in Botswana like never before.
Premier Botswana Safari: Exclusive Paradise
9 Day Custom Tour
Visit the untamed wilderness of Botswana with this 9-day luxury safari experience. This itinerary leads you from the vast salt pans of the Makgadikgadi to the lush forests, plains, and waterways of the Okavango Delta. The wildlife is abundant, and other humans are rare in these private concessions. Here, hospitality, comfort, and barefoot luxury are promised by each boutique safari camp.
Bucket List Botswana: Victoria Falls, Chobe, Moremi and Central Kalahari
11 Day Custom Tour
Visiting the colossal pounding streams of the Victoria Falls and then continuing to Botswana’s breathtaking reserves, this handcrafted 11-day safari tour is bound to share many remarkable encounters with marvelous animals and vivid birdlife, among other spectacular wilderness scenes. From Chobe National Park to the Central Kalahari, explore the phenomenally diverse environments, teeming with beautiful life, that sweep across the country.
Exclusive Okavango Land & Water Safari: Jewel of Botswana
9 Day Custom Tour
You will find the true jewel of a Botswana safari on your 9-day Okavango Delta tour over the land and water. Your exclusive luxury safari will take you on guided excursions through the canals lined with towering reeds and over captivating emerald grasslands. You can discover wildlife grazing by the waterside and bask in luxury accommodations set beneath the stars for an unparalleled experience on your Botswana safari.
Classic Botswana Safari: Wilderness and Wildlife
9 Day Custom Tour
Bask in some of the best game viewing available on this accessible 9-day Botswana safari. It starts with a bang in the heart of the Okavango Delta. This seasonally flooded inland delta, with its lush plains and meandering waterways, is a protected haven for a vast array of wildlife, such as antelopes, elephants, lions, leopards, and wild dogs. Begin in the Moremi Game Reserve before transferring to Savuti and the Chobe River in Chobe National Park. This adventure gives you access to three distinct and unique environments and a variety of excellent game-viewing opportunities.
Photographer's Paradise: Spectacular Botswana Safari
10 Day Custom Tour
Join like-minded explorers and amateur photographers on an exploration that captures the wild of Botswana during this 10-day mobile safari. Led by a photographer safari guide, you can experience and capture the amazing wildlife of the Okavango Delta in addition to basking in the sounds and smells of the bush from your tented camp.
Luxury Botswana Classic: Waterways and Landscapes
10 Day Custom Tour
Revel in the luxuries of Botswana’s immaculate safari resorts and cherish encounters with the wondrous wildlife inhabiting the country’s untouched reserves on this glamorous ten-day adventure along the Chobe River, within the Selinda Reserve, and across the Duba Plains Private Reserve. Every destination and activity is tailored to sharing opulence within the wilderness and will unveil the beauty of this beloved country.
The Best Southern Africa Vacation: Evocative Safari Experiences
11 Day Custom Tour
Pristine ecosystems, untouched wilderness, and enchanting wildlife will bring your dream to life during your luxury 12-day African safari in Botswana and Zimbabwe. Travel the legendary branches of the Okavango Delta on a traditional moko in search of thirsty elephants, and then follow your private guide through the grasses of the Mana Pools for close encounters with playful wild dogs and grazing buffalo. From game drives to fishing excursions, specialist guides to opulent safari camps, your trip of a lifetime will immerse you in the unparalleled splendors of an African safari as you celebrate the spirit of the wild.
Ultimate 8-Day Luxury Botswana Safari
8 Day Custom Tour
Embrace the balance between exciting wildlife excursions and opulent, secluded accommodations during this 8-day luxury Botswana safari. Expert guides will help you to uncover signs of elusive wildlife. Whether listening to twittering birds on a walking safari or meeting rehabilitated elephants, this adventure allows you to experience the iconic beauty of Botswana.
Botswana Family Safari: Okavango Delta & Makgadikgadi Salt Pans
10 Day Custom Tour
Surreal landscapes and endless excitement await you on your 10-day Botswana family safari. You can cross immense salt pans on quad bikes and explore the savanna with local Bushmen, cruise along waterways searching for elephants and wind beneath the forest canopy to find sleeping leopards. Your tailored family adventure will take you deep into the wilderness to unveil the depth and wonder of Botswana.
Hidden Botswana: Undiscovered Safari Delights of Okavango & Kalahari
12 Day Custom Tour
From walking across the Makgadikgadi salt pans with San Bushmen to a treehouse above the Okavango floodplains, this 12-day journey uncovers the safari secrets of Botswana. You’ll spend three nights at a mobile tented camp in Chobe, four days exploring the Delta on land and water, and three nights on the surreal mirage of the pans. Explore by canoe, discover the wildlife world after dark, and then complete the journey by cruising along the Zambezi River and taking in the legendary Victoria Falls.
Romantic Okavango Getaway Vacation
14 Day Custom Tour
Botswana’s epic landscapes compel and confound, rolling beyond horizons with their untamed authenticity. This intimate 14-day safari adventure provides the perfect getaway; there’s the freedom to be alone in the breathtaking Okavango Delta, and the romantic luxury to elevate every experience. Three inimitable stops immerse you in a secluded world of private camps and nonstop wild game. Then iconic Cape Town and idyllic Barazuto Archipelago offer the perfect contrasts to start and end the trip.
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There are many factors at play when planning a safari. To understand what activities, destinations, and logistics fit best for your preferences, visit the Botswana Travel Guide, where helpful tips will get you started in the right direction.
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Botswana embodies an effortless spirit of the wilderness and luxury, with some of the most incredible wildlife destinations on the planet and several must-see destinations.
The humbling natural beauty presents scenes ranging from stark desert beauty to thickets of acacia trees down to the winding waters of the Okavango Delta. Exclusive safaris, adventurous exploration, and unforgettable wildlife encounters, Botswana is the ideal playground for any safari-seeker.
The following information will help you understand and create your perfect Botswana safari.
Planning an African safari where you have a choice not only of the style of safari but the chance to discover a unique safari destination makes Botswana a top contender for the ultimate safari experience. Forested parks and scenic waterways, open savannas and vast desert landscapes make up this country’s safari landscape.
Considering when to go and how to get there, plus in-destination questions, are all part of the planning process and we have put together some answers to the most frequently asked questions as you consider your safari plans.
The uniqueness of Botswana is what makes it one of the most desirable safari destinations in Africa.
Mystic waterways, vast desert pans, and dense forests are alive with wildlife charm, and there is much to explore. This experience can be described as a truly unforgettable, varied, once-in-a-lifetime type of adventure. The diverse landscape lends itself to drama in the bush, and the range of options means the Botswana safari circuit is ideal for mix and match game escapes.
Explore the many reasons to consider Botswana for your safari vacation.
A day spent on safari is unlike any other vacation in the world.
There is no other experience that can bring heart-pounding intensity one moment, and then long stretches of searching the silent landscape for signs of wildlife. An African safari is undeniably unpredictable with experiences that can offer panoramic views of uninterrupted plains or rampaging herds, often in the same 30 seconds.
The following guide covers what a day on safari looks like and illustrates how every day is based on what you would like to do most.
You have booked your dream African Safari and now find yourself staring at your travel bag, wondering what to pack. How much do you need to take with you? What type of clothing and what colors are appropriate for the bush?
Packing your suitcase for a safari adventure can be intimidating, and many online packing guides complicate matters with a seemingly endless list of essential items. This can be challenging when confronted with the luggage weight restrictions of light aircraft flights to remote destinations. Here is a simple guide to show you not only what to pack but how.
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