Tourists on mokoro boat safari observing an elephant in the Okavango Delta

Exceptional South Africa and Botswana: Sabi Sands to Okavango Delta

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Customizable Itinerary

This is a sample itinerary to inspire a personalized trip designed with your travel specialist

Countries Visited

Botswana, South Africa

Places Visited

Sabi Sands Game Reserve, Cape Town, Franschhoek, Okavango Delta

Suggested Duration

12 Days

Seek out the sensational experiences sweeping South Africa and Botswana on this handcrafted 12-day tour beginning in the impressive wildlife sanctuary of Sabi Sands Game Reserve. You will indulge in the country’s iconic safari scenes before immersing yourself in Cape culture and sipping on sumptuous wines in Cape Town and Franschhoek. Heading for Botswana thereafter, the majesty of the untouched Okavango Delta will await your exploration.

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Trip Highlights

  • Spend hours galavanting through the lush greenery of Sabi Sands, wandering to waterholes where you will spot herds of indigenous game and cruising to viewpoints sharing immaculate spectacles of South Africa’s untouched wilderness
  • Relish early morning and late afternoon safaris through Sabi Sands, boasting unique wildlife spotting opportunities such as lions and leopards hunting before dawn and unparalleled sunset scenes of the African landscape turning shades of purple, lilac, and orange
  • Embrace the spirited energy emanating from Cape Town’s city center as you revel in the nightlife scene flooding the city streets each evening
  • Cruise along the impressive Western Cape coastline composing the Cape Peninsula, taking in the staggering scenery and appreciating moments spent with the massive penguin colony swarming the pearl-white sands of Boulders Beach
  • Delight in the opportunity to discover Cape Town as you please on a unique tour tailored to your specific travel preferences, allowing you to explore the city at your pace and tick off your Cape bucket list
  • Partake in a lavish Cape Winelands tour sharing sips of the exceptional vintages the region is famous for as well as allowing you to uncover the nuances of the world’s best wines
  • Savor the sensational flavors of Franschhoek’s elite wine estates on a wine tour weaving through the region’s viridian hills covered in cascading lime-green vineyards
  • Soar over the Okavango Delta by light aircraft or private helicopter and take in the absorbing birds-eye panoramas of its vast unspoiled landscapes from this unbridled vantage point
  • Explore every inch of the Okavango Delta during unique wildlife viewing activities, including boating safaris across the vast region’s flooded plains to game drives through its sprawling savannas
  • Spend time wallowing in the world-class amenities on offer in Botswana, from vitalizing spa therapies backdropped by the abundant grasslands of the Khwai Concession to unrivaled star gazing upon the Okavango Delta’s crystal clear night sky

Starting Price

$14,035 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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