Namibia Botswana Desert and Delta Tour

Livingstone to Livingstone

       

Namibia Botswana Desert and Delta Tour

Safari Quick Facts

Safari Price: Euro 1,595 Email: Bookings & Enquiries Email

Safari Starts: Livingstone

Safari Ends: Livingstone Number of Days: 21
Countries visited: Namibia, Botswana, Zambia
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Safari Price Includes:

Entrance fees
Use of camping equipment (except sleeping bags)
Transport in minibus / safari truck & 4WD
Meals as per itinerary
Professional guide
Okavango Delta excursion

Safari Price Excludes:

International airfares
Arrival and departure transfers
Travel and medical insurance
Personal spending money
Visas
Passports
Vaccinations
Personal taxes (including departure and border taxes)
All optional activities unscheduled or optional National Parks / Reserves Entrance fees
Gratuities
Restaurant meals and all other items of a personal nature.
All drinks, even on days with full board basis.

Desert and Delta

An all encompassing journey starting with Victoria Falls, the highlights of Namibia and Botswana. This is an adventure through some of the most spectacular areas in Southern Africa.

Namibia Botswana Desert and Delta Tour Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Livingstone Camping  

The group will meet in Livingstone, in Zambia, at 14:00. We have 2 days to explore Victoria Falls, a natural wonder of the world, plunging into the Zambezi Gorge. Adventure activities abound, white water rafting on the mighty Zambezi, or an 111m bungi jump (own expense).


Day 2: Livingstone Camping Breakfast

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Day 3: Caprivi Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Heading out of Livingstone we cross at Sesheke into the Caprivi, a narrow strip of Namibian land that extends between Angola, Zambia and Botswana. An abundance of large rivers attracts a variety of animals and birds and we have 2 days to explore this remote and beautiful region.


Day 4: Caprivi Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Day 5: Rundu Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

After a morning enjoying the abundant birdlife that surrounds the camp, our road takes us directly west along the Kavango River. Villages of grass huts and local wooden crafts and carvings a common sight. We stop for the night at our riverside camp in Rundu with a spectacular sunset.


Day 6: Etosha National Park Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Etosha National Park, “the great white place of dry water”, in the game rich north west corner of Namibia offers a variety of wildlife. We take game drives around the huge dry pan to find the elephants, herds of antelope and lions round the waterholes before we camp at Namutoni and Okaukuejo with its flood-lit waterhole. (Subject to animal movements we may use any of the 3 camps in Etosha.)


Day 7: Etosha National Park Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Day 8: Ugab Wilderness Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Our next stop is the Brandberg where we camp next to the dry Ugab River bed, home to the rare desert elephants. We explore the mountains on foot with our local guides, who lead us through this region adorned with rock art including the “White Lady”.


Day 9: Spitzkop Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Our journey covers some beautiful desert landscapes as we move south towards the huge granite domes that rise out of the desert at Spitzkoppe. We set up camp at the foot of these massive domes, and take a walk to explore the area. The silence and wide open spaces add to the mystery and we enjoy a magnificent sunset.


Day 10: Swakopmund Chalet Breakfast, Lunch

We cross flat open plains to the coastline where we visit the Cape Cross seal colony. Further south is the coastal town of Swakopmund. Day free to explore the town or try quad biking / dune boarding (own expense). We enjoy evening restaurant meals (own expense).


Day 11: Swakopmund Chalet Breakfast

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Day 12: Namib Desert Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

The Lunar landscapes surround the town of Swakopmund and we visit these as we leave and head into the Namib Desert with it’s towering red sand dunes. We will walk to Sossusvlei, explore Sesriem Canyon and watch dramatic sunsets over the world’s highest sand dunes.


Day 13: Namib Desert Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Day 14: Windhoek Guesthouse Breakfast, Lunch

The charm of the city of Windhoek lies in its harmonious blend of African and European cultures and the friendliness of its people. We visit the cosmopolitan capital and enjoy a restaurant meal (own expense).


Day 15: Kalahari Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Crossing into Botswana we overnight in the heart of the Kalahari. We take a walk with the local San Bushmen to learn fascinating bush skills.


Day 16: Okavango Delta Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

We camp in Maun for a night in preparation before journeying deep into the Okavango Delta on Makoro (dugouts) - an experience not to be missed. We camp wild on remote islands for 2 nights and enjoy bush walks, swimming and the birdlife in this pristine wilderness area.


Day 17: Okavango Delta Camping Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Day 18: Okavango Delta Camping Breakfast, Lunch

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Day 19: Makgadikgadi Pans Camping Breakfast, Lunch

Feel the vastness of Africa under a big sky sunset. After the rains the pans fill with water and attract thousands of water birds and herds of zebra, wildebeest and springbok.


Day 20: Chobe National Park Camping Breakfast, Lunch

We turn north through the Chobe Forest Reserve to Kasane where we set up camp. Chobe NP is famous for large herds of elephant and buffalo. Our afternoon is spent on an exciting wildlife boat cruise in the Chobe NP.


Day 21: Livingstone Camping Breakfast

This morning we transfer to Livingstone where tour ends at +/- 12:00 noon.

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Namibia Botswana Desert and Delta Tour Departure Dates

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26 December 2010

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