Travel Around Botswana With This 11-Day Luxury Tour
Unlike some African countries, Botswana mostly caters to high-end luxurious tourism. Tourists can discover the wonders of the Okavango Delta from a mokoro. They can go on a day trip to spot countless elephants, giraffes, zebras, lions, and leopards. Look at the 11-day luxury tour, which is made to ease your work and trip.
Our private tours typically range from $500 - $1000 per person/per night depending on chosen hotels and room categories, vehicles used, types of tours, flight cost, time of year and other factors. Make an inquiry for a customized trip quote.
Meet your private guide at Kasane International airport, who will transfer you to your hotel. Set off with your guide on an introductory tour of the city. Stroll around the city's lanes and soak in the city's brilliant vibe, culture, and architecture. Relax and enjoy the serene crowds ambling past you in the city center. Following that, enjoy a lavish dinner at a premium restaurant before retiring to your resort for the night.
Day 2: Cruising in the Chobe River
Chobe River is one of the largest rivers in Botswana, flowing in the country's north. It is one of the highlights in Kasane, close to the border with Namibia, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. During a river cruise on the Chobe River, you can practice your photography skills, especially if you're taking the trip at sunset. The cruise takes around 2 hours, allowing you to see some wildlife and relax while floating.
Day 3: Venturing to Victoria Waterfalls
Today, venture to the Victoria Waterfalls. Although it's officially on the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe, Victoria Waterfalls is so close to the border with Botswana that it can almost be considered part of Botswana. Soak in the views of one of the world's seven natural wonders. Be impressed with its rainbows and a large flow of water. It is known among the locals as "the smoke that thunders" because of its similarity with smoke.
Day 4: Relaxing at the Okavango Delta
Today, enjoy a wonderful exploration of the Okavango Delta. A mokoro is a small boat with a flat bottom. It used to be made of ebony or fiberglass. To move the mokoro, one has to stand and push with a pole. Since the water in the Okavango Delta is low, this is the best way to move around. Of course, you won't be able to get to the heart of the Okavango Delta on a mokoro because of the risk of hippos. Still, you can see elephants, hippos, giraffes, wild beasts, and other animals in their natural environment. The quiet and calmness of the islands are perfect for relaxing.
Day 5: Heading to the Chobe National Park
Today, enjoy an early breakfast before your guide drives you in a private vehicle to Kasane. Upon reaching, be transferred to the Chobe Safari Lodge. Afterward, enjoy a relaxing time and some wonderful snacks, and partake in a wide range of activities offered here. Embark on cultural village trips and soak in the serene atmosphere present there. Mingle with the locals and enjoy their local stories and legends.
Day 6: Exploration of the Chobe National Park
Today, begin your exploration of the Chobe National Park. Your guide will take you on a game drive in a safari vehicle through the park. Enjoy the amazing views of exotic animals and rare birds that make this place their home during various times of the year. Enjoy hiking through the various trails here and enjoy the natural surroundings.
Day 7: Enjoying Moremi Elephant Trail
Today, visit the Moremi National Park, which is close to Maun, Botswana. . It's easy to reach from Maun. The wildlife in this area is amazing, and even just a one-day trip is enough to spot countless elephants, giraffes, zebras, and possibly lions and leopards. Relish a wonderful taste of the wildlife in Botswana. Following that, enjoy a scrumptious dinner at a premium eatery before retiring to your resort for the night.
Day 8: Historical Tsodilo Bushman Paintings
Today, enjoy an early breakfast before your guide drives you in a private vehicle to view the historical Tsodilo Bushman rock paintings. Be amazed by the intricacy and beauty of the famous rock paintings over a thousand years old. Be immersed in history as your guide describes the meaning and significance of each of the drawings.
Day 9: Traversing to Sexaxa Cultural Village
Today, tour Sexaxa Village, which will allow you to better understand the Bayei tribe. This is based on a cultural compound, helping the Bayei tribe earn an income from touristic activities while preserving their traditions and heritage. Enjoy the interesting cultural experience, which will help you learn about Botswana's history and vibe.
Day 10: Touring the Thamalakane River
One of the things that makes Maun special is the Thamalakane river. It provides great walking opportunities, wonderful spots for watching the sunset, and sometimes even places to spot hippos or crocodiles. So, make sure not to walk too close to the river and stay away from the shore when it is dark. Thanks to the trees on the shore, you can also find places to hide from the burning sun on a hot day.
Day 11: Departure
Today, your private guide will transfer you to the airport for your international departure.