View of the Okavango Delta from a mokoro canoe, Botswana

Iconic Getaway Safari to Okavango and Kalahari

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Customizable Itinerary

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Countries Visited


Places Visited

Okavango Delta, Selinda Concession, Jao Concession, Makgadikgadi Pans

Suggested Duration

10 Days

Disappear into the wilderness on a 10-day safari to the Okavango and Kalahari, where you drift down waterways and harmonize your senses with a surreal atmosphere. With three extraordinary concessions, you spend three days each in the woodlands, the waterways, and the salt pans. Explore at your own pace on privately guided safari activities and settle into the rhythm of nature, finding an ultimate getaway from the Western world.

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Trip Highlights

  • Drift along the Okavango’s waterways in a traditional mokoro, a dugout canoe, passing hippos in the water and antelopes that hide in the reeds
  • Enjoy spa treatments while overlooking floodplains filled with elephants and buffalos
  • Settle into the luxury of decadent camps and lodges, where suites feature private plunge pools and safari viewing decks
  • Explore unfenced private concessions which are reserved for just a handful of guests, keeping you many miles from other vehicles or tourists
  • Discover the charming big game of the Okavango, a famous safari destination that’s packed with big cats, four-legged giants, and dozens of unique sights
  • Journey across one of the world’s largest salt pans and lose yourself in a surreal white mirage
  • Uncover one of Africa’s unknown safari phenomena at a lodge along the Boteti River in the Makgadikgadi Pans
  • Admire both the Okavango Delta and Kalahari Desert from the air on beautiful journeys by light aircraft

Starting Price

$16,245 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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