Experience wild Africa at its best on this safe 10-day safari from Botswana to Zimbabwe. You will go to the incredible Makgadikgadi Pans and Chobe National Park to the majestic Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. Then, you will head back to Botswana for a visit to the Okavango Delta, Maun, Khama Rhino Sanctuary, and Palapye before returning to the bright lights of Johannesburg. Take this chance that your future self will thank you for!
Airport transfer included: OR Tambo International Airport
During this safari vacation, you can choose either to be accommodated at a lodge or in a dome tent with mattresses provided at a camp. Your overnight stay on day 2 will be at Nata camp.
You will depart from the jungle of Johannesburg at 05:00 from O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) or your lodge / hotel nearby and make your way through the bushveld with its baobab trees via Martin’s Drift border post to Palapye.Then, you will stop for en-route breakfast and lunch which can be savored at your own expense. At Martin’s Drift border post, you will be able to change money. Then, you will book into your respective camp or lodge followed by having dinner at the restaurant or around the campfire.
As the day breaks, you will leave Palapye to Francistown where you will enjoy breakfast en-route. From here, you will make your way to Nata where you will stop again en-route for having lunch before booking your stay at Nata camp. At 16:30, you will go to a Makgadikgadi Pan trip as well as a bird sanctuary and see if you can spot the flamingos and other wildlife. After enjoying the pan trip, you will enjoy hearty dinner.
You will rise on an early morning as you will already have to have breakfast at 07:00. Then, you will leave Nata Lodge at 08:00 and make your way to the north of Botswana. Thereafter, you will have a quick stop at Pandamatenga before carrying on to Kasane where you will enjoy lunch. At 15:00, you will go on a boat cruise on the mighty Chobe River to spot some wildlife in the Chobe National Park. After enjoying this experience, you will book into your camp or lodge.
You can wake up at 05:00 to go on a morning game drive to Chobe National Park at 06:00. On your return at around 09:00, you will leave after brunch for Victoria Falls. After setting in at the campsite or chalets, you will leave to explore the magnificent Victoria Falls before heading back for dinner at a restaurant.
After having breakfast, time will be spent on your own leisure today with all the optional activities that you have booked. Later, you will enjoy nice dinner in the evening at the restaurant.
As the sun rises, you will have breakfast at 07:00 and then make your way via Kasane border post to Elephant Sands. Thereafter, you will stop en-route for having lunch. Here, you will have dinner while overlooking the elephant waterhole.
With the trumped of the elephants, you will have breakfast at 07:00 before starting your way to the Okavango Delta. Then, you will have lunch in Maun in the afternoon. Thereafter, you will book into your campsite and have dinner.
After having breakfast, you will explore the biggest inland delta in Botswana. Then, you will explore the Okavango Delta on magoros for the day. By returning, you will enjoy dinner at the restaurant.
After having breakfast, you will leave for Serowe to Khama Rhino Sanctuary. In Khama Rhino Sanctuary, you will go on an open vehicle game drive with park rangers. After that, you will return to enjoy a traditional barbecue as well as spend the evening around the campfire.
On day 10, you can wake up at 05:00 to leave Serowe at 06:00 for the border at Martin’s Drift. Then, you will make your way to Potgietersrus where you will enjoy brunch before leaving to Johannesburg. There, you will say goodbyes at 18:00 at O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) or your lodge / hotel nearby.
Note: Your safari vehicle will either be a truck or microbus.
This safari will take place in Botswana and Zimbabwe. Specifically, this vacation will cover several places including Palapye, Francistown, Kasane, Maun, Serowe, Potgietersrus, Chobe National Park, Chobe River, Makgadikgadi Pan, Khama Rhino Sanctuary, Elephant Sands, and Victoria Falls.
Khama Rhino Sanctuary is a wildlife project established to assist in saving the vanishing rhinoceros. In this Kalahari sand veld, the sanctuary provides a prime habitat for white and black rhinos as well as other animal species. Meanwhile, Elephant Sands is the place where the elephant rules. At Elephant Sands, people can spot up to 800 elephants per day at the waterhole in the dry season.
During this safari vacation, you will be prepared with 7 breakfasts, 2 brunches, 5 lunches, and 9 dinners. In addition, you will have breakfast en-route in Francistown on day 2, lunch in Kasane on day 3, dinner at a restaurant on day 4 and 5 as well as overlooking the elephant waterhole on day 6, lunch in Maun on day 7, and brunch in Potgetrsrus on day 10.
You will also enjoy a traditional barbecue on day 9. Moreover, Jobovic Safaris always tries to accommodate you on your dietary preferences. They do cater for vegetarians and also for halal food. Please let Jobovic Safaris know during your booking request of any preferences.
You can have the opportunity to take an optional flight over the Okavango Delta on day 7.
Jobovic Safaris will pick you up at 05:00 from O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB). The pick-up is included in the price.