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Falls, Botswana & Namibia - 14 days map

SMALL GROUP LODGE SAFARI : Take in the natural wonders, rich culture and incredible wildlife of Botswana and Namibia on this 14 day accommodated, overland adventure. Start at the spectacular Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe and end in Windhoek. Explore the Okavango by boat and on foot, game drive in Chobe and Etosha National Park, cruise the Chobe River and walk the world's highest sand dunes in the Namib Desert.

Prices & Dates

Trip Highlights

Victoria Falls - Start your tour in this charming Zimbabwean town which is home to the spectacular Victoria Falls
Okavango Delta - Explore the network of watery pathways through the delta on guided nature walks, mokoro and boat excursions
Damaraland - Take in the spectacular scenery of this wild, mountainous region
Namib-Naukluft National Park - Scramble up the giant dunes of Sossusvlei, explore Deadvlei and hike through the Sesriem Canyon
Chobe National Park - Search for wildlife on safari and enjoy a cruise on the Chobe River to spot crocodiles and enjoy a magical sunset
Etosha National Park - Spend two days exploring Namibia's premier game reserve and head out in search of lions, elephants and more on game drives
Swakopmund - Stroll around this charming German colonial town and join an optional dolphin cruise or scenic flight


13 breakfasts, 10 dinners and 1 lunch
Victoria Falls Airport transfer on day 1
Etosha - afternoon game drive and full game drive through the park in 4x4 open vehicles
Sesriem - 5km guided walk to Dead Vlei
Transport in a 16 seater overland lodge vehicle
Etosha and Chobe National Park entrance fees
13 nights mid-range (3-4 star) lodges, chalets and small hotels, all with en suite facilities
Windhoek airport departure transfer on day 14.
Okavango Delta - mokoro trip, scenic boat tour and nature walk
Chobe National Park - morning game drive in 4x4 open vehicles and afternoon Chobe River Cruise
Escorted by a licensed African tour guide, who is also your driver

Not Included

International flights and visas
Optional activities
Local Payment: ZAR/NAD 2500, to be paid in cash
Tipping - an entirely personal gesture
Victoria Falls NP entrance fee and excursions


Day 1

Victoria Falls

Upon arrival at Victoria Falls Airport you will be met and transferred to our start hotel. At 3pm there is a pre departure meeting in the hotel foyer. The rest of the day is free for you to independently explore. Be sure to allow enough time to visit the spectacular Victoria Falls which are without doubt one of the most spectacular sights in Africa!

Victoria Falls is a charming town and there's a whole host of exciting activities available to book locally, from scenic helicopter flights over the falls and bungee jumping, to white water rafting and sunset cruises. Pre tour accommodation is available on request if you would like to spend longer here.
Overnight: Victoria Falls

Days 2-3

Chobe National Park

Victoria Falls - Chobe River (Botswana). The morning of day 2 is free for you to browse the local markets or enjoy some of the optional activities on offer at Victoria Falls. In the afternoon we cross the border into Botswana overnight on the banks of the Chobe River. Chobe is famous for its beautiful scenery, magnificent sunsets and abundance of wildlife and birdlife. The following day we enjoy a morning game drive in Chobe National Park and a sunset game-viewing cruise on the Chobe River. Keep your eyes peeled for elephants, hippos, crocodiles, and other animals coming to the river's edge to drink.
Overnight: Chobe River (2)  |  Breakfast x 2, Dinner x 2

Days 4-5

Okavango Delta

Chobe River - Okavango Delta. On day 4 we drive through Chobe National Park before entering Namibia and travelling to the eastern side of the Caprivi, a narrow stretch of Namibian territory between Botswana and Angola. Crossing back into Botswana we then continue on to our lodge, located on the banks of the Okavango River..

The following day we travel by boat into the Okavango Delta with its picturesque maze of waterways and sprawling grassy plains. We explore this incredible inland delta on a mokoro (traditional canoe) excursion and guided game walks on the smaller islands (water levels permitting).
Overnight: Okavango Delta(2)  |  Breakfast x 2, Lunch x 1, Dinner x 2

Day 6

The Okavango River

Okavango Delta - Okavango River (Namibia). Departing the Delta we cross back into Namibia and continue through the Caprivi Strip, stopping to spend the night at a lodge set amongst lush vegetation overlooking the Okavango River and Angola. This afternoon there's an optional boat cruise on the river (book and pay locally) or you can simply relax and enjoy the tranquil surroundings.
Overnight: Okavango River  |  Breakfast, Dinner

Days 7-8

Etosha National Park

Okavango River - Etosha National Park. On day 7 we travel on to Etosha, Namibia's flagship national park where we enjoy our first game drive in the park, in our overland vehicle. Dominated by a giant salt pan, it is easy to the spot wildlife that gathers around the few watering holes to drink. Some of the species you may spot in the park include lion, leopard, cheetah, elephant, zebra and giraffe. Our lodge is located just outside the park entrance and this evening you can sit on your private patio and listen to the sounds of the bush. The following day we enjoy a full day game drive in open 4x4 vehicles from our lodge.
Overnight: Etosha National Park (2)  |  Breakfast x 2, Dinner x 2

Day 9


Etosha National Park - Damaraland. We travel on to Damaraland today, one of the most scenic areas of Namibia, dominated by prehistoric water courses with open plains and grassland, massive granite koppies and deep gorges. Our lodge is located on top of a mountain with spectacular views of the surrounding area. Spend the afternoon taking in the incredible setting or simply relaxing by the pool. The lodge is also home to one of the world's longest ziplines, which is a spectacular way to take in the surrounding Damaraland scenery!
Overnight: Damaraland  |  Breakfast, Dinner

Day 10


Damaraland - Swakopmund. We travel south today, through the beautiful Damaraland region with its mountain ranges, dry valleys and rugged terrain. We arrive into Swakopmund and spend the afternoon exploring this charming German colonial town.
Overnight: Swakopmund  |  Breakfast

Days 11-12

Sossusvlei & Sesriem

Swakopmund - Sesriem. Our journey on day 11 takes us further south through ever-changing scenery to our accommodation located on the edge of the Namib Desert. Our lodge here is just a few kilometers from the mighty dunes of Sossusvlei. The following morning we head into the desert to appreciate the beauty of the dunes, which are the highest in the world. Enjoy a leisurely 5km walk to Sossusvlei and Deadvlei, and a hike through the staggering Sesriem Canyon. Springbok, oryx and ostrich are some of the hardy species you may be able to spot living out in the desert.
Overnight: Sesriem (2)  |  Breakfast x 2, Dinner x 2

Day 13


Sesriem - Windhoek. After breakfast transfer to Windhoek where we spend our final night in Namibia's capital.
Overnight: Windhoek  |  Breakfast

Day 14


Our African adventure comes to an end after breakfast today.

Please Note: In 2023 a departure transfer to Windhoek airport will be included. In 2022 it can be booked upon request for a supplement. We can also book post tour accommodation upon request.

Prices & Dates

Departure dates marked with a 'G' are guaranteed to operate. All other departure are guaranteed with a minimum of 4 persons. This safari has a maximum group size of 16. The 'Twin Share' price is per person when there are 2 people sharing a room. The 'Single Room' price is applicable to all solo travellers, or if your booking party cannot reach the minimum of 2 persons in a room. Single Rooms can also be booked by any other person wanting the comfort and privacy of their own room.

Local payment - ZAR/NAD 2500, to be paid in cash

Please note that this is payable locally on day 1 of your trip in the currency specified.

Guaranteed Departure
Twin Share
Single Room
09 Mar - 22 Mar 10% off G
USD $4,105
USD $3,695
USD $5,005
USD $4,505
27 Apr - 10 May 10% off G
USD $4,105
USD $3,695
USD $5,005
USD $4,505
20 May - 02 Jun 10% off
USD $4,105
USD $3,695
USD $5,005
USD $4,505
08 Jun - 21 Jun 10% off G
USD $4,105
USD $3,695
USD $5,005
USD $4,505
USD $4,385
USD $5,285
USD $4,385
USD $5,285
USD $4,385
USD $5,285
USD $4,385
USD $5,285

Extra Prices

Twin Share
Single Room


The hotels listed below are ones which we frequently use on this tour. We reserve the right to substitute these hotels to ones of a similar standard.

Cresta Sprayview Hotel, Victoria Falls

Our Category: Standard   |   Regional Category: 3 Star Hotel

Located just 1.4km from Victoria Falls, you're able to see the spray from the hotel when the falls are in full flood. Rooms are comfortable, boasting queen-sized beds, ensuite bathrooms, a safe and climate control. Wi-Fi is available in all areas of the hotel, including outside on the sun terrace. There's a buffet breakfast at the onsite restaurant, and you can also enjoy meals outside by the pool, and enjoy a drink at either of the two bars.

Chobe Safari Lodge, Chobe National Park

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: Mid Range Lodge

Situated on the banks of the Chobe River in Kasane, Chobe Safari Lodge is is ideally located for exploring Chobe National Park. Rooms are spacious, with excellent facilities and private balconies. The restaurant serves a tasty selection of African and international cuisine, while the bar is a perfect place to relax with a cocktail in hand as the sun sets. The hotel also has an attractive sundeck and swimming pool overlooking the river. Keep a look out for warthogs scurrying around the grounds!

Swamp Stop Okavango River Camp, Okavango Delta

Our Category: Standard   |   Regional Category: Standard Lodge

Located on the banks of the Okavango River, the Swamp Stop River Camp features 12 simply furnished, en-suite rooms, complete with air conditioning, a fridge and a verandah. The property has a fully licensed bar and two small swimming pools for a refreshing dip after a day of sightseeing. There's also raised bird viewing deck where guests can glimpse abundant birdlife and may even spot the odd elephant or crocodile. Free Wi-F is available in communal areas.

Hakusembe River Lodge, Zambezi Region (Caprivi Strip)

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: Mid Range Lodge

Comprising several individual bungalows, the Hakusembe River Lodge is a delightful property that sits on the banks of the river which marks the border between Namibia and Angola. Each of the rooms fuses contemporary design with traditional African decor, providing a stylish and comfortable living space for guests. The lodge has an outdoor pool, nestled within its lush gardens, a gift shop and a restaurant. When not busy on safari, guests can indulge in a stroll through the surrounding jungle or a spot of fishing.

Etosha Village, Etosha National Park

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: Mid Range Lodge

Located on the outskirts of Etosha National Park, Etosha Village makes the perfect base for exploring Namibia's wild side. 55 individual chalets each feature air conditioning, ensuite bathrooms, and an outdoor patio and seating area where guests can listen to the sounds of the bush in the evening. There are 3 separate restaurants, a bar with large-screen TV, outdoor fireplace, onsite shop, and 2 swimming pools (one for children). The entire site is surrounded by lush mopane forest and guided walks and game drives into the nearby reserve can be arranged.

Ugab Terrace Lodge, Damaraland

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: Mid Range Lodge

Perched on a hill-top overlooking the stunning scenery of Damaraland, Ugab Terrace Lodge boasts 16 private chalets, sleeping two people each. All chalets feature twin beds, a shower, a toilet, and a balcony for making the most of the view. Ceilings are made from traditional wood for an authentic look, and ceiling fans keep the occupant cool during the day. There's also a splash pool, communal lounge, and onsite restaurant. The lodge is also home to the 15th longest zipline in the world, for those who want to get the adrenaline pumping during their stay!

The Delight, Swakopmund

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: 4 Star Hotel

Less than a 10-minute walk from the beach, The Delight is a bright and modern property in the heart of Swakopmund. Rooms are modern, spacious, air-conditioned, and include flat-screen TVs, coffee machines, and ensuite bathrooms. Some rooms also include balconies. There's an onsite restaurant serving a delicious daily breakfast, bar and Wi-Fi is available for a nominal fee.

Desert Quiver Camp, Sesriem

Our Category: Standard   |   Regional Category: Mid Range Lodge

Located just 5km from the gate of Sossusvlei, the uniquely designed chalets of Desert Quiver Camp are an excellent place to base yourself. Each chalet has a beautiful sloping roof, designed to blend in with the local area. And inside, the comfortable air-conditioned chalets house twin beds, ensuite bathrooms, a safe, and storage. Each self-catered unit also has its own patio with BBQ facilities and a kitchenette. The two communal bomas are a great place to enjoy a meal with the group, and there's also a well-stocked bar with a TV and a swimming pool. Fresh ingredients for cooking can be ordered daily, or if you book in advance then the nearby Sossusvlei Lodge will cook for you!

Protea Hotel by Marriott Windhoek Furstenhof, Windhoek

Our Category: Standard   |   Regional Category: 3 Star Hotel

Just a 5-minute walk from the city centre and many of Windhoek's main attractions, Protea Hotel by Marriott Windhoek Furstenhof is a fresh and modern hotel. Offering an outdoor pool and an onsite restaurant and bar, the hotel boasts traditional Namibian hospitality. Rooms are well-appointed and classically decorated, with colourful furniture and plenty of space. They are air-conditioned, with ensuite bathrooms, satellite TV and minibar. Some rooms also include access to a balcony.

Arebbusch Travel Lodge , Windhoek

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: 4 Star Hotel

Located 5 km from central Windhoek, Arebbusch Travel Lodge is an ideal place to explore the fascinating nature, wildlife and sunsets. All en-suite guest rooms are fitted with air-conditioners, fridges & DSTV and have a view of the beautiful garden offering a peaceful and calming atmosphere. This incredible gateway to many wonders of Namibia has a restaurant on site that serves traditional African cuisine that can be enjoyed on the terrace overlooking the pond with fountain. Or enjoy a drink by the pool to unwind after a busy day.

At a Glance

Trip Type
Victoria Falls
Year round
Group Size
Min 4 / Max 16
Hotel Rating
Mid range lodges
Local Payment
ZAR/NAD 2500, to be paid in cash
Tour Guide
Yes - escorted by a tour guide/driver
Breakfast: 13, Lunch: 1, Dinner: 10
Minimum Age
10 yrs, accompanied by an adult
Arr. Transfer
Dep. Transfer
Aerial view of the dazzling blue water of Victoria Falls
Baby elephant following adult elephant across the dirt road at Chobe National Park
Mokoro boat gliding along the Okavango River
The blue water of the Zambezi Region, formerly known as the Caprivi Strip
Gemsbok standing at a water hole at Etosha National Park
Colonial building and palm trees at dusk in Swakopmund
Orange sand dunes stretching into the distance at Sesriem
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