andBeyond Fly me Around Botswana
This outstanding programme combines andBeyond’s luxurious delta properties allowing for a comprehensive safari to this unique eden
This safari offers some of the most luxurious camps in the delta, combined to guests to experience two very different locations. Nxabega within the private Pom Pom Concession offers both land and water activities, but focuses its attention on land activities. Xudum and Xaranna offer both land and water activities within the very pretty Rann’s Concession, the focus at Xudum on the land and at Xaranna on the waters.
&Beyond prides itself in delighting guests and places huge emphasis on staff development and training. Combining a warm brand of African hospitality and some of the most highly trained and knowledgeable African safari guides, guests are provided with memorable wilderness experiences to last a life time.
This safari can be adapted to include &Beyond’s temporary tented camps on the Chobe riverfront and in Savute. The magnificent Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge can also be included for a surcharge.
Day by Day Itinerary
Activities at Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp explore the Pom Pom Concession. Game drives are conducted both in the early morning and late afternoon. Motorboat and mokoro excursions are also conducted, primarily in the late afternoon. Scenic helicopter flights are offered at an additional cost.
A variety of activities are offered at Xudum Okavango Delta Lodge. Game drives are conducted both in the early morning and late afternoon. Motorboat and mokoro excursions are also conducted on a seasonal basis. At an additional cost, this camp has recently introduced both riding safaris and an interpretive experience with the San people.
Game drives take place in the private concession and sensitive off-roading practices allow close-up game sightings. Those wishing to explore this unique habitat in more detail might choose a bush walk with a professional guide. Seasonal water-based experiences include motorized boat, mokoro and fishing excursions. The Okavango Delta has remarkable bird-watching with 450 bird species, including Pel’s Fishing Owl. Vast number of migrant birds in summer. Both scenic helicopter flights and horse safaris are available with prior arrangement and at an additional cost.
RATES FOR &BEYOND FLY ME AROUND BOTSWANA SAFARI
Per person sharing. This safari is fully inclusive and includes light aircraft flights from either Maun or Kasane into the delta, between camps and concluding in Maun.
|1 January – 31 March 2017|
|1 April – 30 June 2017|
|1 July – 30 September 2017|
|1 October – 20 December 2017|
|20 – 31 December 2017|
Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp
Meaning “Place of the Giraffe,” Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp is known for its elegant tented accommodation with breathtaking views of the Okavango Delta. Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp is an intimate, luxurious camp which offers the experience of water and wildlife on twice-daily game-drives in open 4×4 safari vehicles, mokoro and powerboat excursions.
Xudum Okavango Delta Lodge
The concession on which Xudum Okavango Delta Lodge is situated features a number of permanent river channels that flow throughout the year and create a distinctive layer of vegetation, with lush beds of tall papyrus, miscanthus grass, evergreen figs and ferns. The area is good for birding, with warblers, weavers and various types of kingfishers. Pel’s fishing owls are attracted by the large variety of fish found in the channels.
Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp
Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp is a ‘sleek’ new safari lodge, which opened in late 2008 on the site of a much older camp, Rann’s Camp. Xaranna is situated in an area that boasts a number of permanent river channels that flow throughout the year. Guests can experience guided walks, game drives, traditional mokoro and powered ‘eco-boat’ excursions.