Kalahari Desert and Okavango Delta – 8 days
Discover the lush and elemental beauty of Botswana’s wilderness on this 8-day itinerary. You will explore the spectacular labyrinth of waterways and wetlands of the Okavango Delta before moving to the stark splendour of the Central Kalahari Game Reserve.
Day 1 and 2
Upon arrival at Maun International Airport you will be greeted by a member of our team who will assist you onto a light aircraft. From here, you will be flown to Sable Alley Airstrip. Your first flight over this pristine water wilderness will leave lasting impressions.
Keep a look out for hippos in the waterways and elephants amongst the trees (Approximately 15 minutes).
Overlooking a beautiful lagoon, connected to the Khwai and Sable Alley Rivers, and just a stone’s throw from the world famous Moremi Game Reserve, lies the wildlife rich Sable Alley. This incredible location allows guests to sit by the sparkling swimming pool, unwind in a comfortable lounge, or in their tents and experience uninterrupted views of the resident pod of hippo, as well as the large herds of plains game, elephant and buffalo that come by the lagoon to quench their thirst.
Mokoro excursions (Seasonal)
Recommended activities (Additional Cost):
Starbed sleep out
Day 3 to 5
Enjoy a short game drive to Banoka Airstrip where a scheduled charter flight will be waiting to fly you to Kwara airstrip. The area encompasses a necklace of islands dotted with palms, figs, ebony and knobthorn, and is home to a myriad of birds, plants and animals. (Approximately 20 minutes).
Delight in your 3 night stay at Splash Camp in a Tent with ensuite bathroom. Your stay includes all meals, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, all safari activities and laundry.
Splash Camp is situated in the heart of the Okavango Delta, within the private Kwara Reserve. Located around a pan, which attracts game year round. The camp offers year-round activities: game drives, walking safaris, boat cruises, mokoro, and seasonal fishing (Mar-Dec only).
Day 6 and 7
Enjoy a short game drive to Kwara Airstrip where a scheduled charter flight will be waiting to fly you to Tau Pan Airstrip. Experience your 2 night stay at Tau Pan Camp in a Tent with ensuite bathroom. Your stay includes all meals, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, all safari activities and laundry.
Game Drives – morning and evening
Recommended activities (at additional cost):
Overlooking the beautiful Tau Pan, in the renowned Central Kalahari Game Reserve of Botswana is the exceptional Tau Pan Camp. Guests can unwind in the luxurious, eco friendly suites, which boast lovely ensuite bathrooms with al fresco showers and private verandas.
After a mouth-watering breakfast you will be transferred to the airstrip and flown by scheduled charter flight from Tau Pan airstrip to Maun International Airport (Approximately 35 minutes).
Low season (1-31 Mar 2019)
$5797-00 per person sharing
Mid-season (1 Apr – 30 Jun; 1 Nov – 19 Dec 2019)
$6933-00 per person sharing
High season (1 Jun – 31 Oct 2019)
$8820-00 per person sharing
For further information and pricing on this package contact our Reservations team firstname.lastname@example.org