06 NIGHTS 07 DAYS DISCOVER BOTSWANA

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o Johannesburg o South Africa o Botswana o Moremi Game Reserve o Okavango

Overview

With its meandering mysterious channels, deep, still lagoons and palm-fringed islands teaming with vibrant birds, the Okavango Delta is like no place else on Earth.
For the discerning traveler, as well as the hard-core thrill seeker, Botswana is the African safari destination of choice. With vast open savannas, astounding inland deltas and abundant wildlife, Botswana is the perfect match for those who have dreamed of experiencing Africa. Enjoy heart-pounding game drives in search of the Big 5; fish along the Okavango Delta and canoe through its many forking waterways; and take in the most beautiful sunsets imaginable. In the evenings, relax in charming tented camps as the wild night songs begin their melodies around you.
With your personal experienced guide, explore Moremi Game Reserve, home to nearly 500 species of bird as well as buffalo, lion, cheetah, leopard, giraffe, jackal, impala and the elusive African wild dog.

o Johannesburg
o South Africa
o Botswana
o Moremi Game Reserve
o Okavango

Price from $5,760 per person*

Highlights
• Search for wildlife in a traditional Mokoro with expert guide.
• Set out on a fishing adventure, fishing for bream and tiger fish.
• With your expert guide, embark on twice daily game drives.
• Private transfers throughout.

Itinerary

Day 1
Johannesburg

Upon arrival into Johannesburg, South Africa, you will be met at the door of your aircraft with your name on a paging board. You will be assisted through immigration, baggage collection and customs. You will then be shown to your onward flight, or to your awaiting transfer vehicle.
A privately driven vehicle will provide you with a transfer between the Airport and your hotel, or vice versa, today.

Accommodation: The Peech Hotel
The Peech Boutique Hotel in Johannesburg boasts elegantly designed bedrooms and suites located in the main house and garden annexes. A private residence built in the 1950’s The Peech was conceived, built, and is now ran and owned by James Peech. His attention to detail paired, wealth of experience and team of dedicated staff create a one of a kind stay. The Boutique Bistro overlook’s the hotel’s pool and landscaped gardens, and features sandstone floors, deep leather couches and a walk-in wine cellar, and most importantly, culinary masterpieces.

Day 2
Johannesburg - Maun - Moremi Game Reserve

A privately driven vehicle will provide you with a transfer between the Airport and your hotel, or vice versa, today.
Take your flight from Johannesburg to Maun today. Flight time is approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes.

Luggage restrictions applicable to this flight: The general free allowance is 20Kg in Economy and 30Kg in Business Class. 90cm x 72cm x 45cm (including handle, wheels and pockets) total dimensions 207cm.

Hand luggage: One bag allowed in addition to one slimline laptop bag. No bag should exceed 56cm x 36cm x 23cm (total dimensions of 115 cm including handles and wheels) weighing not more than 7Kgs.

This flight departs from Maun and travels to Moremi, Botswana.

Passengers weighing over 120kg will need to purchase an additional seat.
Luggage restriction applicable to this flight: 20kg (44lb) per person, for both carry-on and checked luggage. Luggage dimensions must not exceed 25cm (10 inches) wide, 30 cm (12 inches) high and 62 cm (24 inches) long. Your checked luggage needs to be soft-sided – no wheels / no spine, a duffel bag is recommended. A small purse/backpack, is recommended as a carry-on, to keep your camera, passport, hat, sunblock or other items you need within easy reach.

Your stay at Camp Moremi is inclusive of land and water activities.

Game drives in open 4×4 vehicles, both in the morning and late afternoons, offer frequent sightings of lion, leopard and cheetah as well as wild dog. Alternatively, guest can explore the Xaxanaka Lagoon and surrounding Okavango channels by motorboat.

Accommodation: Camp Moremi
Situated on the eastern edge of the Okavango Delta on the beautiful Xakanaxa Lagoon that lies within the Moremi Game Reserve, is Camp Moremi. Set amongst a natural riverine forest of huge teak and ebony trees, Camp Moremi has breathtaking panoramas of Xakanaxa Lagoon. Communal guest areas are elevated under thatch and timber with a main lounge, small wildlife reference library, dining area and bar. Facilities at the camp include a secluded swimming pool and sundeck, an elevated viewing platform with scenic views over Xakanaxa Lagoon and a thatched boma where guests can enjoy brunch or afternoon tea.

Day 3
Moremi Game Reserve

Moremi is home to nearly 500 species of bird (from water birds to forest dwellers), and a vast array of other species of wildlife, including buffalo, giraffe, lion, leopard, cheetah, hyena, jackal, impala, red lechwe and African Wild dog.
You’ll usually be out from the crack of dawn until mid morning. Returning to the camp for lunch and a siesta before heading out for your afternoon activity.
Accommodation: Camp Moremi

Day 4
Moremi Game Reserve

You’ll be up early again this morning to join up with others at the lodge for your game drive. If you’re lucky you may get to see the elusive African Wild Dog. You’re guide will introduce you to all aspects of this incredible area.
An afternoon activity awaits after lunch and a refreshing siesta, before heading on another game drive this evening.
Accommodation: Camp Moremi

Day 5
Moremi Game Reserve - Okavango

This flight departs the Moremi Game Reserve and travels to Okavango, Botswana.
Passengers weighing over 110kg will need to purchase an additional seat.
Luggage restriction applicable to this flight: 20kg (44lb) per person, for both carry-on and checked luggage. Luggage dimensions must not exceed 25cm (10 inches) wide, 30 cm (12 inches) high and 62 cm (24 inches) long.

Your checked luggage needs to be soft-sided – no wheels / no spine, a duffel bag is recommended. A small purse/backpack, is recommended as a carry-on, to keep your camera, passport, hat, sunblock or other items you need within easy reach.

Situated in the Kanana Concession, the focus of activities at Kanana varies with the rising and falling levels of the Okavango Delta. The annual floods transform this dry camp into a true water experience and you may actually enjoy the breathtaking spectacle of the water visibly rising around the camp’s raised teak decks.
Activities included in your package allow you to enjoy morning and late afternoon game drives in open safari vehicles, with afternoon game drives often continuing into the evening. Spend more time in the bush with half and full day safari adventures with picnic lunches. Excellent area for birding with regular sightings of Pel’s Fishing Owl.
Alternatively you may explore the crystal clear waterways by mokoro or motorboat, and enjoy the magnificent variety of birds, plant and reptile species found in the area. Glass-bottomed Mokoro’s (canoes) enable you to view the underwater world of the delta. Birding is spectacular, and Kanana hosts a seasonal heronry that teems with activity, a Kanana highlight which converts all visitors to avid ‘twitchers’ at first sight.
One of the only places where you can enjoy a guided bush walk, Kanana’s location allows you to explore the delta on foot accompanied by expertly trained and armed guides. You can also enjoy fishing for tilapia, African pike and sharptooth catfish (March through to December and basic equipment supplied).

Accommodation: Kanana Camp
Located in the private Kanana concession in the south-western Okavango Delta overlooking the Xudum River is relaxed Kanana Camp. The eight deluxe luxury style tents are built on stilts to insure a good view of the floodplains for all guests. The common facilities of the camps are also built up on stilts overlooking these floodplains. There is a sandy fire pit and jetty, and a short walk from there leads you to a lovely swimming pool and deck. Kanana Camp is built among spectacular shade trees of ebony, knob thorn acacia, and the sausage tree. Protected by a mix of jackal berry, acacia and sausage trees, Kanana is surrounded by a necklace of islands dotted with palm, fig, ebony and knobthorns and home to a myriad of birds, plants and animals.

Day 6
Okavango

The Okavango Delta is home to some of the most spectacular and varied wildlife on Earth. Famed for its big cat and bird population, the delta is a peaceful haven where animals have been protected for decades and know they will not be disturbed. You’ll have the opportunity to see animals up close when expert guides accompany you on your daily included activities. The area also boasts a diversity of landscape with desert, dry savannah, lagoon and swamps in close proximity – cheetah, crocodile and elephant can frequently be seen.
In the Okavango, you will typically you will have a morning activity, coming back to your camp for lunch and some down time. Later in the day, you will head out for your afternoon activity.
Accommodation: Kanana Camp

Day 7
Okavango

Enjoy breakfast in the first light of day and head out to explore more of the fascinating Okavango Delta. Today, you might encounter impala and predators such as cheetah or the endangered wild dog. Return to the camp for lunch and perhaps a siesta, before heading out for an afternoon activity.

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06 NIGHTS 07 DAYS DISCOVER BOTSWANA
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