A Grand Kalahari Safari: An Immersive Journey Through Nature's Mystique

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Customizable Itinerary

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

Countries Visited


Places Visited

Kalahari Desert, Northern Tuli Game Reserve, Khutse Game Reserve, Central Kalahari Game Reserve...

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Suggested Duration

11 Days

The Kalahari is an epic wilderness draped across Southern Africa, Namibia and Botswana. Amidst this desert, you will find abundant lion prides, migrating zebra, iconic oases, shimmering salt pans, and the Okavango Delta, for this is no ordinary desert. It's a clash of nature's forces, a complex cycle of life that baffles scientists and safari-goers alike. The Kalahari is an icon of our world, a fable of mystique that offers some of Africa's finest and most intimate safari experiences.

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Trip Highlights

  • Traverse the realms of the mighty Kalahari, exploring six game reserves and national parks in 11 days
  • Game drive across the phenomenal scale of the Central Kalahari Game Reserve, a symbol of the desert's inspiring battle between predators and prey
  • Be baffled by the enormity of the Makgadikgadi, the largest salt pan in the world, a shimmering expanse of white that's larger than Switzerland
  • Find ungulate herds and hungry predators on the Nxai Pan, mammals wandering across the whiteness and past the baobab trees
  • Start the adventure in the Khutse Game Reserve, a relaxed luxury introduction to the big game action
  • Explore the waterways of the greatest desert oasis, traditional canoe safaris taking you through the Okavango Delta
  • Discover the wildlife abundance of Moremi, a lush game reserve in the heart of the Okavango that challenges definitions of the desert
  • Complete the safari in the northern periphery of the Kalahari, lounging beside rivers filled with antics of hippos and elephants

Starting Price

$7,805 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

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  • 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.

Reviews of Zicasso's Referral Service

4.94 stars based on 305 reviews.

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"The basic itinerary was developed by us with a lot of input...

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"The lodging was perfect in all places, and the safaris...

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