16 Days best of Botswana Camping Safari
This safari is perfect for those wishing to visit the best wilderness areas of Botswana in a mobile camping safari style, starting from Maun ending in Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe.
- 3 nights Maun
- 2 nights Makgadikgadi Pans (Lekhudu Island)
- 2 nights Makgadikgadi National Park
- 2 nights Central Kalahari Game Reserve
- 2 nights Moremi Game reserve
- 2 nights Savuti
- 2 nights Chobe river front and river cruise in Chobe river
- 1 day trip to Victoria Falls
Day 1: Maun
Transfer from airport to the lodge and welcome dinner.
Day 2-3: Makgadikgadi (Lekhubu Island)
Lekhubu is rich in archaeological and historical remarks. It is a rocky outcrop near the south western shore of Sowa pan. Meals are breakfast, lunch and dinner. Accommodation is bush camp site.
Day 4 – 5: Makgadikgadi National Park
We will drive to Lekhubu Island after breakfast. We will explore this place for two days. Good for wildlife viewing and lot of baobab trees. Meals are breakfast, lunch and dinner. Accommodation is bush camp site.
Day 6: Maun
We will drive back to Maun to restock our supplies.
DAY 7- 8: Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Early in the morning we drive to Central Kalahari Game Reserve. This is the largest in Southern Africa. Wildlife can be seen in this place. Meals are breakfast, lunch and dinner. Accommodation is bush camp site.
Day 9: Maun
We do early game drive and later drive back to Maun.
Day 10-11: Moremi Game Reserve (Okavango Delta)
From Maun we will drive through to Moremi, one of the best wilderness areas in Botswana. We will do morning and afternoon game drives along some channels of Okavango Delta, boat cruise or mokoro excursion in the delta. We will explore this area for two days. Meals are breakfast,lunch and dinner. Accommodation is private designated camp sites.
Day 12-13: Savuti (Chobe National Park)
Today we head south,away from Okavango delta, further into the heart of Chobe National Park the home of elephants. There are four distinct geographical areas in the park; Chobe riverfront, Ngwezumba pans, Savuti and Linyanti. We will search for wildlife in Savuti. Savuti is known for lions, cheetahs, leopards and wild dogs. We will also have chance to climb Savuti hill to see the bushmen rock paintings. Meals are breakfast, lunch and dinner. Accommodation is private designated campsites.
Day 14 – 15 : Chobe River Front (Chobe National Park)
In the morning after breakfast we drive to another section of the Chobe National Park ,the Chobe river front. We will pack our lunch and do game drive. Elephants hippos, crocodiles, fish eagles, giraffes, lions, leopards, cape buffalo can be seen. We will spend two days exploring this section. Meals are breakfast, lunch and dinner. Accommodation is private designated campsites.
Day 16: Kasane
Kasane airport to mark the end of the trip
END OF THE TRIP
NB: This trip can run in reverse and it can feature in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe upon request.