Mokoro boat on the Okavango Delta, Botswana

Africa's Finest Birdwatching Safari in Okavango Delta

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Countries Visited

Botswana

Places Visited

Maun, Okavango Delta, Moremi Game Reserve, Khwai Concession...

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Suggested Duration

14 Days

Yellow-billed oxpeckers lining a buffalo's back, long-crested eagles soaring above elephant herds, a chirping cisticola adding treble to a lion's loud roar are all scenes that will take in on this 14-day safari itinerary.  The Okavango is not merely Africa's finest bird-watching destination will provide an evocative mix of big game alongside the many winged creatures. Visiting four distinctive regions, your specialist bird-watching safari will unravel the beauty and complexity of Africa's...

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Trip Highlights

  • Explore Africa's finest wetlands and surround yourself with spectacular water birds, their exotic wings fluttering above a mosaic of lagoons and channels
  • Discover the Okavango on walking safaris and in traditional mokoro canoes, the silent travel bringing intimacy with hundreds of bird species including the pink-throated longclaw, the greater swamp warbler, the red-headed quelea, pygmy goose and white-crowned plover
  • Immerse yourself in big game country and encounter many of Africa's most revered mammals, including the world's largest elephant collection, packs of rare wild dogs, and an unbelievable abundance of hippos
  • Explore the final refuges of endangered wattled cranes and the slaty egret, along with swamps that provide paradise for Pel's fishing owls
  • Spend several days in the Savuti Channel, where habitats collide and a colorful array of life flutters above the swamps
  • Enjoy over 450 species of bird in Chobe National Park and expect to see over 200 of these during your time spent in the northern areas of the park
  • Discover the Okavango and northern Botswana with a flexible program of activities, combining walking safaris and boat cruises with bird-watching drives

Starting Price

$8,815 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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