Botswana

A Paradise for Wildlife Enthusiasts

Are you dreaming about an adventure into the untamed world and encounter a paradise with wildlife unlike any other? Come and join us on an enthralling journey that awakens your senses in nature, and immerse into the diverse and beauty of Botswana! Experience Southern Africa's ample natural treasures and discover the abundant wildlife of the Okavango Delta and Chobe National Park.

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“It All Starts with a Conversation!”

 

Together, in our detailed consultation we create the vision of your very own personalized itinerary. We determine how much time to spend in each destination, choose from our favorite hotels, arrange appropriate transportation and create unique experiences with our dynamic local guides! Relax while our team brings everything to life. Our customized travel app gives you easy access to all itinerary details, plus suggestions for your free time and some dining ideas! We seamlessly integrate technology, experience and attention to detail to create your very own custom-tailored “Trip of a Lifetime!”

OUR SAMPLE ITINERARY

Day 1 

Welcome to Botswana, Continue to Embark on an Adventure to Stanley’s Camp

Arrive in Maun, where you will be met and transferred by shared charter aircraft to Stanley's Camp for a 3-night stay with all inclusive basis. The camp is a private concession, offers some of the best game viewing in the Okavango Delta

Day

2 & 3

 Observe the Magnificent Variety of Wildlife 

Activities at this camp include an educational elephant experience to learn about these incredibly socialized animals, serene mokoro canoe excursions, game drives in open 4 x 4 vehicles that designed to cultivate your understanding of the various habitats, ecology, and patterns of animal behavior 

Day 4

Travel to Chobe National Park

Transfer to Savute Elephant Lodge by a shared charter aircraft for a 3-night stay with all inclusive basis. Experience a luxurious stay in the untamed wilderness region of Chobe National Park.  Botswana is known for its immense elephant herds

Day

5 & 6

Take in the Serenity and Spectacular Wilderness 

Enjoy one of the best year-round game viewing and excellent birdlife. A treasury of Bushman rock paintings are preserved at various sites just a short distance from Elephant Camp

Day 7

Venture to Duma Tau Camp

Enjoy the early Safari ride before a transfer by a shared charter aircraft to Duma Tau Camp for a 3-night stay with all inclusive basis. Enjoy an epicurious living in this stunning tented camp, located in the private 290,000 acre Linyanti Wildlife Reserve, teeming with wildlife - sighting the Big 5 is almost a guarantee!

Day

8 & 9

Encounter Duma Tau Camp’s Beloved Wildlife

Explore all interesting activities that Duma Tau Camp offers, including on the water, on land and on foot activities. One special attraction of Duma Tau is the many hides where guests can enjoy wildlife viewing away from the game vehicles

Day 10

Depart to Johannesburg  

Following this morning’s game drive, fly by charter to Maun airport for your home-bound flights.  A logistical overnight in Johannesburg may be necessary before the flight returning to the USA

Day 11

Return Home

Arrival in the USA. Welcome home!

When should I go?

The ideal time is Year Round {note that a higher water table is typical during the months of June/July/August (winter in Botswana) allowing for the best animal viewing opportunities}

Our professional and experienced travel team knows Botswana and with our in-country network of drivers and guides we are uniquely able to craft a personalized itinerary for you and your family!  Have extra time?? Why not extend your visit? Consider adding time in Vumbura Plains or at the region’s premier luxury camp; Mombo. A short flight will take you to Cape Town or even the Safari camps surrounding Kruger in South Africa!  We will gladly tailor your vacation to your heart's desire! Remember! Our specialty is listening to YOU as we work together to craft the very best itinerary, pace and hotel selections for you and your family!

 

And now, Buon Viaggio!  We are just a phone call or an email away!

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