Moremi G.R. Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF AFRICA 696

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Johannesburg city

Day 1: Johannesburg

On arrival in Johannesburg we will transfer you to the airport. Rest of the day is free.

The Smoke that Thunders

Day 2: Johannesburg - Victoria Falls

We will transfer you to the airport for your flight to Victoria Falls (Own flight booked, SA40). Upon arrival at Victoria Falls you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Includes 1 dinner at Markuwa-Kuwa Restaurant, 1 x Boma dinner, 1 x sunset cruise and 1 x guided tour of Victoria Falls per person.

Victoria Falls, ZImbabwe

Days 3-4: Victoria Falls

The next two days are free to explore and enjoy the many activities on offer in and around Victoria Falls town. Visit the spectacular thundering falls, shop at the extensive craft markets, relax on a Zambezi sunset cruise or get more active with white water rafting , bungee jumping and much more! Described by the Kololo tribe living in the area in the 1800s as 'Mosi-oa-Tunya' - 'the Smoke that Thunders' and in more modern terms the greatest known curtain of falling water, Victoria Falls is a spectacular sight.

Tree lion in Victoria Falls

Day 5: Victoria Falls - Moremi G.R.

You will be transferred to Kasane airstrip for the flight to Xakanaka airstrip. On arrival you will be transferred to Camp Moremi for 2 nights, on a fully inclusive basis.

Lion in Moremi Game Reserve

Day 6: Moremi G.R.

Moremi Game Reserve covers some 4,871 km² (70% of which is part of the Okavango Delta) and is considered one of the most beautiful wildlife reserves in Africa, as it combines mopane woodland and acacia forests, lily covered wetlands, flood plains and lagoons. Moremi consists of a network of waterways surrounding two large islands - Chiefs Island in the west and Mopane Tongue in the east. In this pristine wilderness area birdlife is prolific and as Moremi is a fenced reserve, game viewing is impressive throughout the year. Elephants are numerous, as well buffalo, giraffe, lion, leopard, cheetah, wild dog, hyena, jackal and antelope.

Giraffe in Moremi Game Reserve

Day 7: Moremi G.R. - Okavango Delta

We will transfer you to the Xakanaka airstrip for the flight to Camo Okavango airstrip, where you will be transferred to Camp Okavango for 2 nights, full inclusive basis.

Elephant in a canal in the delta

Day 8: Okavango Delta

Described as ‘the jewel of the Kalahari’, the Okavango Delta is a huge expanse of water in northern Botswana, which has travelled from the Angolan highlands, spreading out to form the largest inland river delta in the world. Studded with islands and reed banks, the Delta is renowned for its incredible variety of birdlife and animals including elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo, zebra, giraffe, wildebeest, hippo and crocodile. The best way to see the delta is by mokoro (a dugout canoe). The swamps and surrounding area can be navigated in a 4x4.

Meandering through the delta

Day 9: Okavango Delta - Chobe N. P.

Transfer to the airstrip for a short flight to Kasane. You will then be transferred through to Chobe Game Lodge, on a fully inclusive basis.

Antelope watching out for predators, Chobe

Day 10: Chobe N. P.

Chobe is the second largest park in Botswana and covers an area of 10,566 km². With areas of marshland, flood plains, savannah, woodland and the Chobe and Savuti Rivers, the park is wonderfully diverse. Chobe has one of the greatest concentrations of game on the African continent and is known for its huge elephant population, with some 120,000 based in the park. In the northern areas near Kasane, game viewing on a Chobe Sunset River Cruise is a particular highlight, which the Savuti area of Chobe is referred to as ‘The Kingdom of the Lion’ due to the high density of lions. Savuti is renowned for its prime game viewing with an abundance of wildlife, both predators and prey.

Lioness in Chobe National Park

Day 11: Chobe N. P.

Travel back to the airstrip for your flight to Maun Airport to connect with your departure flight (own flight booked - SA 8301 departing at 13:45).

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