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Duration: 8 days
Location: Botswana
Price: Green Season (Jan - June / Nov & Dec) USD 3,150 pps / Peak Season (July - October) USD 3,562 pps
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Starts: Maun, Botswana

Ends: Maun, Botswana

Group size: 2 – 8 people per vehicle

Safari Vehicle Type: Open sided 4 x 4 Toyota Land Cruiser or Land Rover

Tour Code : KAR06

Single Supplement : USD 1,212

Rates: Green Season (Jan – June / Nov & Dec) USD 3,150 pps / Peak Season (July – October) USD 3,562 pps

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The Okavango Delta forms the world’s largest oasis as the fresh waters from the Angola highlands spill across the Kalahari Desert. This vast Eden is home to Africa’s diverse animal populations and is the setting for your future explorations and adventure

  • Highlights of this popular tour includes:
    Visit Gomoti River Fly Camp
    Guided walks
    Night game drives
    Visit Hyena Pan Bush Campn (Khwai concession area)
    Explore Khwai floodplains
    Visit Gcadikwe Island (Okavango Delta)
    Sunset cruise Okavango Delta
    Visit Third Bridge Tented Camp (Xakanaxa area of Moremi)
  • 8 Days Botswana Hippo Ramble Safari
    7 Nights Standard Comfort Tented Accommodated Safari
    Day 1: Gomoti River Fly Camp
    We are welcomed in Maun and taken to a local restaurant for a light lunch before being transferred to our first comfort bush camp on the Gomoti River. The first evening in the African bush is spent relaxing around the campfire under the bright stars of the southern hemisphere. Comfort Fly Camp (Light lunch & Dinner)

    Day 2: Hyena Pan Bush Camp, Khwai concession area
    The morning starts with a guided walk before being road transferred through the park to our concession tented camp. Lunch is served picnic style enroute. Ourcamp is in a private concession adjoining Moremi Game Reserve. There are no fences between the Park and the private concession making our night drive evenmore fantastic. Hyena Pan Camp (All meals)

    Day 3: Hyena Pan Bush Camp, Khwai concession area
    Today our guide takes us exploring the Khwai floodplains and the serenity of the surrounding wilderness is overpowering. (Optional activity at own expense – 2 hour Mokoro excursion) Hyena Pan Camp (All meals)

    Day 4: Gcadikwe Island, Okavango Delta
    After breakfast our guide transfers us to Xakanaxa boat station having the opportunity to view the wildlife enroute. A boat excursion takes us into the Okavangochannels and lagoon areas enroute to our tented camp on an Island in the heart of the Delta. Here we have the chance of seeing hippos, crocodiles and the birdlife endemic to the area.Gcadikwe Island Tented Camp (All meals)

    Day 5: Gcadikwe Island, Okavango Delta
    We further explore the channels and waterways of the Okavango Delta by boat with a visit to the Heronry (a natural nursery). After relaxing during the heat ofthe day we are taken on a sunset cruise to photograph the spectacular Delta sunset.Gcadikwe Island Tented Camp (All meals)

    Day 6: Third Bridge Tented Camp, Xakanaxa area of Moremi
    A hearty breakfast before we are boatedback to the boat station where a leisure game drive transfers us to our next comforttented camp. The variety of bird specieshere will keep us enthralled. Late afternoonwe have the opportunity to explore the areaon a sundowner game drive. Third BridgeTented Camp (All meals)

    Day 7: Third Bridge Tented Camp, Xakanaxa area of Moremi
    Our morning and afternoon game drivesexplore the area with its combination of open grasslands, woodland thicket and lagoons which create special habitat for Cheetah, Wild Dog and Honey Badger.Third Bridge Tented Camp (All meals)

    Day 8: Maun
    Our safari culminates today after breakfast with a drop off at the bush airstrip to meetour transfer back to Maun. (Breakfast)

    Game drives are guaranteed with window seats.

    Transfers included:
    • Day 1 – Road transfer from Maun Airport
    • Day 8 – Air Transfer from Xakanaxa to Maun

  • Standard Comfort Mobile Safari in exclusive camps through Botswana, allow the safari crew to set up camp, prepare hearty meals for you and expertly guide you through the African bushveld.

    Group Size:
    1. 2 – 8 clients per vehicle (2 vehicles may travel together on certain departures).
    2. Scheduled departures. Private tailor-made safaris on offer between November and June

    Tents and Equipment:
    1. 2 person spacious dome tent (L3m x W3m x H2.20m) with built in groundsheet, 2 large aerating windows with mosquito netting.
    2. 2 camp beds with high density foam mattress, bed linen and pillow.
    3. “Alfresco” en-suite bathroom (2m x 3m) with warm bucket shower, bath towel, hand towel, hand basin and porta-potti toilet.
    4. A large canvas canopy (5m x 5m) is used as a dining area.

    Food and Drinks:
    1. 3 wholesome meals each day.
    2. Tea and coffee available in camp.
    3. Mineral water is provided.
    Not included: Alcoholic beverages and soft drinks, these can be purchased at the start of the safari or pre-ordered

    Vehicles:
    1. Open sided 4 x 4 Toyota Land Cruiser or Land Rover, ideal for game viewing.
    2. Cooler boxes and battery charging facilities on all vehicles.

    Staff:
    1. Guide, chef and camp assistants.

  • The itinerary will depend on local conditions.
    Rates:
    Green Season (Jan – June / Nov & Dec) USD 3,150 pps
    Peak Season (July – October) USD 3,562 pps
    Single Supplement: USD 1,212

    2018 Dates:

    Tour Code Starting: Maun (HR) Ending: Maun (HR)
    HR3 SAT 2018-03-24 SAT 2018-03-31
    HR4 SAT 2018-04-14 SAT 2018-04-21
    HR5 SAT 2018-05-12 SAT 2018-05-19
    HR5A SAT 2018-05-19 SAT 2018-05-26
    HR6 SAT 2018-06-09 SAT 2018-06-16
    HR6A SAT 2018-06-23 SAT 2018-06-30
    HR7 SAT 2018-07-07 SAT 2018-07-14
    HR7A SAT 2018-07-14 SAT 2018-07-21
    HR8 SAT 2018-08-11 SAT 2018-08-18
    HR9 SAT 2018-09-15 SAT 2018-09-22
    HR9A SAT 2018-09-22 SAT 2018-09-29
    HR10 SAT 2018-10-13 SAT 2018-10-20
    HR10A SAT 2018-10-20 SAT 2018-10-27
    HR11 SAT 2018-11-10 SAT 2018-11-17
    HR11A SAT 2018-11-24 SAT 2018-12-01
    HR12 SAT 2018-12-08 SAT 2018-12-15
    HR12A SAT 2018-12-22 SAT 2018-12-29