Horses by the Okavango Delta in Botswana

Horse Riding Safari in Okavango: Galloping Through Africa’s Oasis

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Places Visited

Maun, Okavango Delta, Moremi Game Reserve, Baobab Island...

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Suggested Duration

8 Days

You will take the ride of your life through the Okavango through the exceptional African safari camps and incredible landscape. With a vast array of options before you, hooves will splash with water as you gallop across the Okavango Delta, traveling from island to island amidst the mystical floodplains. Elephants and buffalo watch you pass as zebra and lechwe join the journey, and you will quickly be submerged by the wilderness. On this 8-day Okavango horseback safari, you will be hundreds of...

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Trip Highlights

  • Gallop from island to island in the Okavango Delta and lose yourself in the enormity of Africa's great oasis
  • Canter alongside the zebra and impala herds, and then wander past elephant and buffalo on the floodplains
  • Go on full-day horseback expeditions to travel along the ancient river channels as you move from camp to camp
  • Spend seven days on horseback safari and mix your long journeys with exploratory rides around wildlife-rich areas
  • Explore the Okavango from all angles, beginning with a spectacular aerial flight over the Delta
  • Come into close proximity to the big cats to complete the cast of wildlife seen on safari
  • Enjoy morning game walks and afternoon mokoro (canoe) safaris to take in every angle of the stunning landscape
  • Stay at beautiful rustic camps in the heart of the wilderness, including three nights in a charming treehouse above the floodplains

Starting Price

$9,459 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.

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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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