12 days – 11 nights
From Namibian Dollars (NAD) 23.000 per person
Group Tour with English speaking guide. Accommodation in camping and guest house in Windhoek. Minimum 2 passengers.
Recommended from April to October.
Would you like to discover two of the world’s natural wonders?
If you’re answer is yes, you can’t miss this 11 day Delta & Vic Falls tour. Starting from Windhoek you will visit the Okavango Delta in Botswana and the mighty Victoria Falls in Livingstone, Zambia.
After one night spent with the San Bushmen you will stay two nights beside a pristine lagoon in the Delta and then travel back into Namibia, to visit part of the Caprivi Region. Back again into Botswana for a boat cruise into the Chobe National Park and then you reach Livingstone and you will have the meeting with “The Smoke That Thunders”, the awesome Victoria Falls.
This safari has a guaranteed departure every Friday as per the published dates of the section “Tour informations” with a minimum of two people You have to arrive in Windhoek one day before the departure dates.
Arrival in Windhoek at the airport
Transfer to hotel
Depending on arrival time opportunity to choose different activities
Free lunch and dinner
Breakfast at the chosen accommodation
Departure to Ghanzi (Botswana) at 7:30 – 8:00. You will be collected at your facility.
Lunch on the way in one of the villages that you will encounter
Arrival in Ghanzi through the border at Buitepos.
Accommodation in your camp and relaxing time after the long journey
Dinner with Bushman dancing
Early morning departure to Guma (450 km) with a stop in Ghanzi to refuel the vehicle and to collect supplies
Lunch on the way
Departure for the Okavango Delta. A change of vegetation will you announce the transition zone between the Kalahari Desert and the delta area
Arrival at the camp or at the lodge on the banks of the lagoon of Guma
Dinner under the stars.
Early morning departure to the point where you can get the Mokoro (dugout canoe)to visit the deep Delta. Mokoro is a traditional transport “boat” of this part of Botswana; driven by a person located in the back, the Mokoro can transports only two passengers.
Still Mokoro activities in the Okavango channels then return to the campsite
Arrival and accommodation in tent or lodge
Dinner under the stars
Departure to the Caprivi, the strip of land in the Namibia which borders to the north with Angola and to the south with Botswana. After you will have crossed the border with Botswana, in the small park of Mahango Game Reserve you will have the opportunity to observe roan and sable antelopes. These two species are very difficult to find in the rest of Africa
Accommodation in tent or in lodge along the Kwando River banks
Dinner under the stars
Passing the border with Namibia. You will visit the traditional village of Lizauli where you will know the ways of life of the people of Caprivi. You will also learn a traditional healer of the tribe.
Departure towards the eastern Namibia Katima Mulilo. After crossing the border with Botswana You will arrive in Kasane, in the Chobe National Park
Late afternoon arrival in Kasane and accommodation in tent or lodge.
Hot drink early in the morning then you will start for a game drive in the Chobe National Park where you can spot, amongst others, the large predators (lions, cheetahs and leopards)
Lunch at the camp and relax in the early afternoon
Starting in the late afternoon for a cruise on the Chobe River where you will appreciate the animals that live in the river: hippos and crocodiles as well as many varieties of birds
Back in camp or at the lodge
Drive to Victoria Falls (80 Km). You will cross the border at Kazangula, the meeting point of four countries (Namibia, Botswana, Zambia and Zimbabwe). After the border you get to the town of Livingstone by the ferry.
You will make your camp on the banks of the Zambesi River and after the visit of the town you will explore the Victoria Falls, unique in the world, also known as “Mosi-oa-Tunya” – “The smoke that thunders”. The views of the waterfall from the Zambian bank are fantastic; there are many small paths and lookout points to explore.
Various optional activities (rafting, bungee jumping, river trips and other sightseeing tours, ecc…)
Dinner in a local restaurant (not included in the tour)
NB: all the extra activities are subject to availability and are made to customers at their own risk and expense.
Free day to relax, to explore the area or to participate to other optional activities.
Optional activities or relax
Lunch and dinner are not included in the tour price
Somebody could fly out of the tour, in Vic Falls
After the greetings of those who leave the tour, you will start the trip to Windhoek. The mileage are many to be in Rundu (700 Km) for the sunset. So you can only take photos of the beautiful landscapes that you will meet at the staging points for refilling the vehicle.
Lunch on the way
Late afternoon arrival in Rundu in northern Namibia and accommodation in tent or in lodge. The place for the night is placed along the Okavango River. The river separates Namibia from Angola and downstream forms the great delta that.
Dinner at the Lodge included.
Starting very early in the morning to Windhoek. You will be in the capital town of Namibia after 800 km of the road, passing through the towns of Grootfontein, Otjiwarongo and Okahandja
Restart towards Windhoek. The only scheduled stop is at the local woodcarving stalls, as well as the market at Okahandja before arriving in the city out to Windhoek (350 km – 4h 30 ‘)
Arrival in Windhoek at the chosen structure in the late afternoon or early evening.
Transfer to the international airport for return flight.
|Nights||Destinations||Accommodations 1||Accommodations 2||Meals|
|Thursday||Windhoek, Namibia||Guest House||Guest House||B|
|Friday||Ghanzi, Botswana||Camping||Guest House||L, D|
|Saturday||Okavango Delta, Botswana||Camping||Lodge||B, L, D|
|Sunday||Okavango Delta, Botswana||Camping||Lodge||B, L, D|
|Monday||Mahango Reserve, Namibia||Camping||Lodge||B, L, D|
|Tuesday||Kasane, Botswana||Camping||Lodge||B, L, D|
|Wednesday||Kasane, Botswana||Camping||Lodge||B, L, D|
|Thursday||Livingstone, Zambia||Camping||Lodge||B, L|
|Saturday||Rundu, Namibia||Camping||Accommodation||B, L, D|
|Sunday||Windhoek, Namibia||Guest House||Guest House||B, L|
RATES up to 31 March 2017
Require a quotation for:
- accommodation upgrade
- additional cost for the return in Windhoek
- single room reservation
On the accommodated option lunches and dinners will be taken with the rest of the group at the campsite. This trip stands alone, but it is also designed to be completed in combination with other scheduled itineraries.
It is strongly recommended that you purchase comprehensive personal travel insurance before you embark on your safari. Travel insurance is for your own protection and we consider it to be an essential part of modern international travel. There are a few nationalities that will require to pre arrange their entry visa to Namibia and Botswana. Please note that if this visa is required, it will need to be a multiple entry visa and not a single entry visa. Please check on booking this safari if you need a pre-arranged visa.The KAZA UNIVISA is a common tourist visa for the SADC region which shall be piloted by Zambia and Zimbabwe for six (6) months.
The UNIVISA will be issued at a standard fee of US Dollar 50, cash will be required.
Validity – the KAZA UNIVISA will be valid for 30 days as long as you remain in Zimbabwe and Zambia and clients can cross into Zimbabwe/Zambia as frequently as they like within the 30 day period. It also covers those who visit Botswana for day trips through the Kazangula Borders – it will not be valid if staying in Botswana overnight, in this case you would need to purchase a new Visa. The UNIVISA cannot be extended however you can buy a new UNIVISA (up to 3 per year).
Citizens from the countries listed below shall be eligible for the KAZA UNIVISA obtainable at the eight ports of entry as stated.
Argentina, Austria, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Britain (UK), Brunei, Burundi, Canada, Cook Islands, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Italy. Japan, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Russia, Rwanda, Slovakia Republic, Slovenia Republic, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UAE, Uruguay, USA.Departs: on a Friday in the outskirts of the city, with collection time between 07.30 and 08.00. Subject to minimum of two (2) passengers.
Possible drop off in Livingstone on a Saturday. Standard = return to Windhoek on Sunday around 16.00
The Delta & Vic Falls tour is run as a camping tour.
None for camping accommodation
Ask us for:
a quotation for the upgrade to Lodge accommodation
to book single rooms in the accommodated tour
departure dates of the tour
Enquire upon booking as this is subject to availability. The style is limited participation, assisted camping with the participation limited to only helping with the tents. The price is virtually fully inclusive of everything you will need whilst travelling with us.
The following vehicle types may be used on safari:
2 – 4 guests Toyota Quantum / Hi-Ace with purpose built trailer
5 – 14 guests Toyota Dyna truck – modified Safari Vehicle