Desert and Delta Discovery
From: $ 3,565.00 per person
Botswana, Namibia – 17 days: An incredible safari adventure that will see you enjoying the abundance of African wildlife and varying scenery. Explore some of Southern Africa's most famous national parks and regions, including Etosha National Park, Moremi Game Reserve, the Khwai River and the Kalahari. This tour has it all and is sure to provide you with a stellar safari experience as you embark on this journey through Namibia's deserts and Botswana's delta.
A small-group lodge safari through the vast desert of Namibia and lush delta of Botswana, starting and ending in Windhoek, Namibia – 17 Days
Kalahari – Get the opportunity to spot different kinds of wildlife such as giraffes, cheetah, hyenas and wild dogs while on a game drive. Visit several fossilized river valleys including Deception Valley and Passarge Valley while on a bush walk.
Khwai River Area – The Khwai River is located in northern Botswana. It extends from the Okavango River and forms part of the northern border of the Moremi Game Reserve.
Moremi Game Reserve – Moremi Game Reserve is located in northern Botswana, in the Okavango Delta. The Moremi Game Reserve, although not one of the largest parks, prevent insights and views even for the most experienced of travelers. It is home to nearly 500 species of bird and a vast array of other species including Cape buffalo, Angolan giraffe, black rhino and so much more.
Etosha National Park – Etosha means ‘huge white area’ or ‘place of dry water’ and he National Park certainly lives up to this description! Etosha National Park is a protected area in northern Namibia. It’s a vast shallow pan, which shines brightly in the African sun due to crystallized salt on the surface of the ground.
Spitzkoppe rock formations – Spitzkoppe is a group of bald granite peaks or inselbergs located between Usakos and Swakopmund in the Namib Desert of Namibia. The granite is more than 120 million years old and the highest outcrop rises about 1.784 metres above sea level.
Sossusvlei – The Sossusvlei area is fed by a river called Tsuachab River – the dunes actually prevent the entire pathway of this river. The Tsuachab River only flows right through Sossusvlei every 5 to 10 years, making it a rare sight to see. The Sossusvlei dunes are about 60km from the Sesriem ate which about an hours drive.
San Bushman Experience – A unique opportunity to visit the fast vanishing world of the Bushman (now more correctly call the San people). Get to see, experience, witness and learn how they hunt for food as well as how they live.
Caprivi – Caprivi boasts an abundance of river life, and provides ample opportunity for a truly unique Namibia safari experience on the banks of the many areas that traverse the region! Caprivi is home to an abundance of wildlife, with up to 70% of the bird species to inhabit Namibia having been recorded visiting here.
Swakopmund – Swakopmund is a coastal city in Namibia, west of Windhoek. It’s sandy beaches face the Atlantic Ocean. The city’s colonial landmarks include the Swakopmund lighthouse and the Mole (an old sea wall). Swakopmund is situated in the Namib Desert and is the fourth largest population centre in Namibia.
Walvis Bay – Walvis Bay is a port town on the coast of Namibia. Its tidal lagoon is home to abundances of bird life including flamingos, pelicans and Damara terns.
Windhoek – Windhoek is the capital of Namibia, the Heroes’ Acre memorial is located south of the city. On a hilltop in the city centre the 1890s Alte Feste (a former military headquarters) and Independence Memorial Museum is located.
We make use of mid-range typical African standard lodge accommodation. Accommodation is situated either in national parks, on the banks of a river, or in other places of interest. The accommodation will be a mix of lodges, chalets and tented camps with en-suite bathrooms. Some properties are equipped with swimming pools, restaurants and/or bar areas.
Day 1: Terra Africa Guest House or similar
Day 2-3: Dqae Gare San Lodge or similar
Day 4-5: Hyena Pan Tented Camp or similar
Day 6: Thamalakane River Lodge or similar
Day 7: Mahangu Safari Lodge or similar
Day 8: Mahangu Safari Lodge or similar
Day 9: Roy’s Rest Camp or similar
Day 10-11: Mokuti Etosha Lodge or similar
Day 12: Omaruru Guest House or similar
Day 13: Hotel A La Mer or similar
Day 14: Agama River Camp or similar
Day 15: Terra Africa Guest House or similar
- Accomodation as mentioned in the itinerary
- Transport in fully kitted 12 seater 4×4 safari vehicle or similar
- Game drives and activities as mentioned
- Meals as per itinerary
- Park entrance fees
- Experienced local guide
- Travel insurance
- Pre and post tour accommodation
- Optional activities
- All drinks, tips and curios
- All personal expenses
Group Size: Minimum 4, Maximum 12 (Guaranteed departures with no minimum pax available)
Transport: Jenman Safaris uses fully equipped Toyota Land Cruisers, 12-seater 4×4 safari vehicles or other appropriate vehicles with comfortable seating, large windows for game viewing, a music and PA system and air-conditioning. All luggage, besides hand luggage and photo equipment, is carried on the vehicle or trailer roof racks to ensure maximum comfort in the vehicle. Some game drives may be conducted in open-sided safari vehicles.
Meals: Where included, most breakfasts and dinners will be enjoyed in the restaurants of the various accommodation establishments. Lunch packs are provided for driving days and excursions. Alternatively, the guide will prepare lunch en-route. Please advise us of any special dietary requirements in advance.
Travel Insurance: It is compulsory for all travellers to have insurance covering their personal requirements, medical expenses and personal possessions. This is to be arranged before leaving your home country. Jenman Safaris has comprehensive public liability insurance.
Travelling Time & Distances: All travelling times are affected by road conditions, border crossings, detours and weather conditions, therefore on certain days travelling times may be longer than anticipated especially where there is a great distance to be covered. Please keep in mind that the time it takes to travel 100 km in your home country is not equivalent to the time it takes to travel 100 km on African roads, therefore we encourage you to sit back and enjoy the spectacular scenery Africa has to offer. Where possible additional stops will be made to ensure your travelling comfort at all times.
Visas: The onus is on the client to organize all visas required to visit Namibia and Botswana prior to departure. Please note that travellers entering Botswana will be required to present a valid international health certificate of vaccination for yellow fever should they originate from or have travelled through countries which have been declared yellow fever infected areas within the preceding 6 months.
2017 Tour Departure Dates
|18-Nov||12||10% Green Season Special||ENGLISH||Book Now|
2018 Tour Departure Dates
|04-Feb||12||5% Green Season Discount||ENGLISH||Book Now|
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