Ten Night Desert & Delta Safari
This amazing safari allows you to experience both the Chobe National Park and Okavango Delta. These unique ecosystems provide diverse experiences with the Chobe known for its huge elephant herds and the Okavango Delta for its profusion of wildlife
This Desert & Delta Safaris ten day safari explores northern Botswana, from the floodplains of the Chobe National Park in the north, the mysterious Savute and on to the Okavango Delta before concluding on the Boteti River. These diverse habits ensure that guests get the most out of their safari and develop a real understanding of the vastness Botswana offers.
Desert & Delta Safaris have operated in northern Botswana for over thirty years and have delighted guests with their properties at the heart of some of the regions best known wildlife destinations. Guests are immersed into a safari experience which develops an understanding of the animals, people and geography of this magnificent country.
This is a complete northern Botswana safari and provides the opportunity to experience the the Chobe riverfront, Savute, Okavango Delta and Boteti regions of Botswana. Access to the remote locations on this safari is by light aircraft.
Day by Day Itinerary
Chobe Game Lodge is one of Botswana’s original safari lodges but has kept up to date with its latest refurbishment in 2016. There is a strong focus on sustainable tourism with the lodge operating a unique fleet of electric game drive vehicles and boats.
Chobe National Park is home to herds of elephant, numbering in the thousands, and is arguably the best place in the world to watch these giants. There are also healthy populations of buffalo, with lion, leopard and even the endangered wild dog frequently seen. Game cruises by boat will encounter large pods of hippo, large, seemingly lazy crocodiles and any number of animals coming down to the river to drink.
Birdlife in the Chobe is unparalleled, with more than 450 species, many of which are regional specials, including the rock pratincole, African skimmer, rosy-throated longclaw and Schalow’s turaco. The majestic African fish eagle abounds and flocks of brightly coloured bee-eaters nest along the river banks.
RATES FOR TEN NIGHT DESERT & DELTA SAFARI
Per person sharing. This safari is fully inclusive and includes light aircraft flights from Kasane to Savute, into the delta concluding in Maun.
|1 – 31 January 2018||Xakanaxa Camp substituted for Camp Moremi|
|1 – 31 March 2018|
|1 April – 30 June 2018|
|1 July – 31 October 2018|
|1 – 31 November 2018|
|1 – 31 December 2018|
Chobe Game Lodge
Chobe Game Lodge is situated on the banks of the Chobe River in the Serondella region of the Chobe National Park. The lodge is the only permanent game lodge situated within the Chobe National Park and is an excellent base to explore the Chobe National Park and the Chobe River.
Savute Safari Lodge
Situated on the banks of Botswana’s fabled ‘Stolen River’ the Savute Channel which stretches from the waterways of the Linyanti all the way to the Savute Marsh, the winding waterways of the Savute Channel have pumped life into the western section of the Chobe National Park for many thousands of generations.
Camp Okavango is situated on the remote Nxaragha Island at the heart of the permanent Okavango Delta, assures an unparalleled year-round water wilderness experience. The camp was rebuilt in 2016, creating a modern and extremely comfortable camp whilst at the same time preserving the very special atmosphere for which it achieved its renown.
Peeking out from under a lush green woodland canopy, Camp Moremi, in the Xakanaxa area of Moremi Game Reserve, is a truly hidden gem situated in a sanctuary of Mopane forests, open grasslands, seasonal floodplains and riverine habitats, resulting in one of the most magnificent and welcoming wildlife environments in all of Africa.
Leroo La Tau
Leroo La Tau looks down from cliffs overlooking the Boteti River, the western boundary of Makgadikgadi National Park, towards the park’s interior of scrubland and mineral-rich grasslands and offers spectacular sightings of wildlife from its raised vantage.