The Botswana Summer Encounter tour is a guided safari that is rich in wildlife, scenery and experiences as it traverses the mystical Kalahari plains, verdantly abundant waterways of the Okavango Delta, deciduous forests of the Linyanti concession in Botswana as well as highlighting the ‘smoke that thunders’ – the famous Victoria Falls in Zambia.
We will explore the wild and private areas of these vast wilderness areas by air, safari vehicle, on foot and in a mokoro, ensuring an intimate connection with nature and sensational game viewing. Your guide will be with you throughout your 9 day safari – quick to answer your questions, impart his knowledge and share the warm hospitality of Africa.
You will be met on arrival at Maun airport by your Explorations representative and directly board your flight to the Kalahari and Deception Valley camp.
From the drier areas surrounding the Kalahari, you will drive back to Maun for your flight to the remote Xigera concession – gaining a bird’s eye view of the water filled paradise that is the Okavango Delta.
Enjoy a short but scenic flight over the deciduous forests of the Linyanti concessions before arriving at Linyanti Discoverer camp.
Your next 2 days will be filled with morning and afternoon activities including game drives and bushes walks, with ample opportunity to siesta or relax during the midday hours.
Accommodations are in roomy dome tents with comfortable beds dressed in crisp cotton linens and private en-suite facilities. Once again, spectacular game viewing experiences await aboard safari vehicles and on foot.
After a leisurely breakfast you fly on to Chobe National Park in Botswana where you will enjoy a river cruise and wildlife viewing experience.
Lunch will be enjoyed on board whilst cruising downriver photographing hippos, crocodiles, puku, elephant and diverse birdlife.
Drive on through the border and into Zambia for your last nights’ safari at the opulent Toka Leya for your overnight stay.
After breakfast you will enjoy a guided tour of the Victoria Falls before transferring to Livingstone Airport where your journey will end.
|Botswana Summer encounter||2015||4 Jan – 3 April||1 Dec – 28 Dec|
|Per Person Sharing||Discoverer||US$ 6 840||US$ 6 840|