Thorntree River Lodge deck on the Zambezi

Day 1
Arrival in Maun, the gateway to Botswana’s Okavango Delta region. Here you will be met and assisted to your onwards light aircraft flight to a private concession bordering the Moremi Game Reserve. Settle into your camp before heading out on your first afternoon safari.
Return to the camp for dinner and a well earned rest.
Overnight on a fully inclusive basis at Khwai Tented Camp

Day 2 and 3
Two full days at Khwai Tented Camp with twice daily safari activities included. These include morning, afternoon & night drives, walking safaris, mokoro (traditional canoe safaris – these are seasonal and only when the water level is high enough), as well a visits to a neighbouring village.
Being on a private concession means that the camp is able to offer both night drives and walking safaris, which are not permitted in the national park areas.
Overnight on a fully inclusive basis at Khwai Tented Camp

Day 4
After a morning safari and breakfast you will depart from Khwai and travel by helicopter to the the beautiful Linyanti region, and your camp, located on the banks of the Linyanti Marshes.
Settle in to the camp before your afternoon safari activity, returning to camp for dinner.
Overnight on a fully inclusive basis at Linyanti Bush Camp

Day 5
Enjoy the full day at Linyanti Bush Camp with a variety of activities on offer from morning and afternoon/night drives, walking safari, mokoro and boat excursions(seasonal and subject to water levels) as well as a scenic helicopter trip ( April to November).
Overnight on a fully inclusive basis at Linyanti Bush Camp

Day 6
After one final safari and hearty breakfast you will be transferred to the airstrip for your light aircraft flight to the town of Kasane. Here you will be met for the short road transfer to Thorntree River Lodge in Zambia, on the banks of the Zambezi River.
In the afternoon head out for a wonderful sundowner trip along the Zambezi River, truly one of Africa’s great waterways.
Return to the lodge for dinner.
Overnight on a fully inclusive basis at Thorntree River Lodge

Day 7
A full day at Thorntree River Lodge with a variety of activities available – a must though is a visit to the mighty Victoria Falls, one of the great natural wonders of the world. Other activities include rhino tracking (US$10 park fee not included), village visit, canoe trips with picnic lunch, museum and market visits….or maybe just relax at the lodge with magnificent views out onto the African wilderness!
Overnight on a fully inclusive basis at Thorntree River Lodge

Day 8
After breakfast at the lodge you will be collected for your transfer to Livingstone Airport for your outbound flight.
 

Prices:

From: £3,530.00 / $4,930.00 per person 
(valid for travel 01 April – 30 June 2018)

Based on 2 people travelling on a double/twin share basis. 

What's Included:

  • Accommodation as per the itinerary 
  • Meals as per the itinerary
  • All activities as per the itinerary including park fees (unless otherwise mentioned)
  • Light aircraft flights Maun – Khwai – Linyanti – Kasane
  • Road transfers Kasane – Thorntree River Lodge – Livingstone Airport
  • Local drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) at all lodges
  • Laundry at all lodges
  • Protected Trust Services coverage, including supplier failure insurance. 

What's Excluded:

  • All flights to Maun and from Livingstone
  • Any meals or services not mentioned in the itinerary 
  • Any optional excursions 
  • Any items of personal expense – i.e. telephone calls, curios etc etc
  • Any gratuities for guides/rangers
  • Travel Insurance

Cape Town Add-on

Why not add a stay in the beautiful city of Cape Town. With daily non-stop flights from Cape Town to Maun it is easy to add “The Mother City” onto your Botswana adventure. You can start in Cape Town and end in Livingstone or reverse the above tour to start in Livingstone and end in Cape Town. 

We recommend a 4 night stay in at the Radisson Blu Waterfront, in a luxury Business Class Room – facing out onto the Atlantic Ocean with your own private balcony. 

From 01 May – 30 June 2018 stay for 4 nights at the 5* Radisson Blu Waterfront in a Business Class sea facing room, with daily full breakfast and return private airport transfers from £490.00 / $685.00 per person sharing. 

Aerial view of Radisson Blu Waterfront Cape Town