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T5: Victoria Falls & Botswana Safari

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T5: Victoria Falls & Botswana Safari

Many dream of one day visiting the magnificent Victoria Falls, for the lucky few who get there, this is often a once in a lifetime experience. Make the most of your trip to Southern Africa and do some serious game viewing in wildest Africa. • This destination needs no introduction; the mere mention of Victoria Falls evokes images of Africa that are both romantic and fierce. • Witnessing large herds of mighty elephants coming down to the great Chobe River to drink will create memories which will last a lifetime.

DAY 1

Flight into Victoria Falls

Connecting flight to Victoria Falls Airport. The Ilala Lodge is located on the edge of the Victoria Falls National Park, the view from the rooms look across the lawns into the Park where elephant, warthog, impala or the occasional buffalo might be seen. Make the most of your time at Victoria Falls and take a luxurious sundowner cruise on Zambezi River. Read more

Ilala Lodge, Victoria Falls
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DAY 2

Visit to Victoria Falls

Your stay includes breakfast and a walking tour of Victoria Falls. One of the original natural wonders of the world, the Victoria Falls is now also a World Heritage Site. Known locally as ‘The Smoke that Thunders’ this spectacle is accessible from both Zambia and Zimbabwe. Unlike other waterfalls Victoria Falls has a natural catwalk across from the falls which provides for spectacular viewing. To get a birds-eye-view of the Falls it is possible to take a helicopter flip or a flight on a microlight. Looking for adventure? Acclaimed as the "wildest one-day whitewater run in the World" and recognised by rafting enthusiasts as one of the top ten paddling rivers on the planet! It is also possible to do a gentle paddle in a canoe on the upper Zambezi. Read more

Ilala Lodge, Victoria Falls
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DAY 3

Chobe National Park Botswana

1.5 Hour road transfer to Kasane. 1 Hour road transfer to Chobe National Park. The Owner run and managed the Muchenje Safari Lodge is situated on the western edge of Chobe National park. Muchenje offers unique, prolific game experiences within this quieter region of the Park. Safaris are conducted both by boat and on land. Witness massive herds of elephant coming down to the river to drink as the sun sets over the Chobe River. Read more

Muchenje Safari Lodge, Chob
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DAY 4

Chobe National Park Botswana

Chobe National Park is well known for it’s large herds of elephant that frequent the Chobe River on a daily basis. In the dry season an estimate of up to 85000 elephants can be dispersed within Park, where the majority of them can be found along the river. Apart from the herds of elephants, the park has lion, leopard, buffalo and a whole host of antelope like sable, puku, kudu, eland, roan and many others which guests can also get to see. The river is filled with big pods of hippos and some of the biggest crocodiles in Africa. Take advantage of the safari options available. Game viewing by boat on the Chobe River offers close-up wildlife encounters. Read more

Muchenje Safari Lodge, Chobe
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DAY 5

Chobe National Park Botswana

Adventure through river channels on a Mokoro (Dugout Canoe), this peaceful mode of transport is ideal for birdwatching!

Muchenje Safari Lodge, Chobe
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DAY 6

Transit

1 Hour road transfer to Kasane Airport. 1.5 Hour flight to Johannesburg, South Africa.

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ACCOMMODATIONS

Day in trip
Location
Hotel
Day 1
Location Victoria Falls
Hotel Ilala Lodge
Day 3
Location Chobe National Park

TRIP PACKAGE

Package includes

  • Airport transfers from Victoria Falls to hotel
  • 2 nights Ilala Lodge including breakfast
  • Road transfer from Ilala Lodge to Muchenje Safari Lodge, Botswana
  • 3 nights Muchenje Safari Lodge, Chobe National Park - All meals, Park Fees, Activities
  • Road transfer from Muchenje to Kasane Airport

Package excludes

  • All flights
  • Airfare
  • Personal expenses
  • Visa, consular fees or any other formalities.
  • Tips
  • Beverages
  • Additional journeys and transfers

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  • All Prices are Subject to Availability
  • Quoted on a Per Person Sharing Basis
  • Single Supplement Available on Request
  • Upgrade to Luxury Accommodation on Request

REVIEWS

3 Reviews

Paul, United States

Thanks so much for your follow-up email. I cannot begin to describe how much we enjoyed our trip. From the moment we landed in Durban to when we left, we had an absolutely fantastic time. The beautiful weather was a bonus. One more time, can I just thank you for your efforts in making all the arrangements and making everything so easy for us. This trip will live in our minds for a long, long time and we owe it all to you. Read more

Margie & Jessie, United Kingdom

We made it home! What an amazing adventure. It was truly a trip of a lifetime. We can’t thank you enough. Service above and beyond!!! Again, thank you for providing us with memories that will last a lifetime.

Shoufa, Canada

We are back in Cape Town and will fly back to Canada tomorrow. We very much enjoyed the trip. The Kruger National Park and the Simbavati Reserve are both wonderful, and everything went smoothly. Thank you very much for your help!

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