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Why Visit Botswana?

  • Vast stretches of untouched, un-fenced wilderness with unrivaled game viewing
  • One of the largest game populations in Southern Africa
  • Annual zebra migration
  • The Big Five as well as the rare and endangered African wild dog
  • Over 600 indigenous bird species
  • Home to the world’s largest inland delta and UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Okavango Delta
  • The largest elephant herds in the world in Chobe National Park
  • Over 3 500 San rock paintings at the World Heritage Site of the Tsodilo Hills
Classic Explorer Safari

 

8 nights / 9 days

Chobe National Park, Savute and Okavango Delta


The much-loved Classic Explorer Safari takes you to the renowned regions of the Chobe National Park, Savute and the Okavango Delta on a spectacular eight night mobile camping adventure. Here, you are offered a wonderful combination of land and water activities such as game drives, bush walks, private boat cruises and mokoro excursions. As an added delight you also have the option to include the Victoria Falls onto your itinerary.

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  • What Makes This Safari Special
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    » Rustic and comfortable mobile camping allows you to get closer than ever to the spectacular African wilderness, with the same personalised &Beyond experience.

    » Your entire journey will be hosted by our most senior and experienced private guides who offer a wealth of knowledge about your chosen destinations and an engaging experience throughout your adventure.

    » Your mobile camping adventure is fully inclusive – from the time you arrive in Botswana, every aspect of your journey will be conveniently organised for you.

    » This ultimate African safari adventure guarantees an intimate, exclusive experience with a minimum of two guests and a maximum of six guests per departure, ensuring window seats on game drives for all. Children over 12 years of age are welcome.

    » All tours have scheduled departure dates.

    » Best of Northern Botswana – Chobe, Savute, private concessions in the Okavango Delta. (Add Victoria Falls to the beginning of your trip for added guest delight).

    » This adventure offer the perfect combination of land and water activities such as private boat cruises, game drives, mokoro excursions and fishing (seasonal).

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    » Adventure seekers

    » Wildlife enthusiasts

    » Small groups or families with children aged 12 and older

    » Individual travellers

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MOBILE CAMPING ACCOMMODATION

  • One of the main draw cards to selecting &Beyond Expeditions as your next adventure is the rustic and comfortable mobile camping accommodation.
  • Enjoy fully serviced mobile camping. By this we mean that you can expect the renowned &Beyond service during your adventure such as a butler, housekeeper and chefs who prepare the most scrumptious pan African menus.
  • Accommodation is in spacious expedition dome tents (4 metres x 4 metres in size), comfortable beds, ensuite bathroom (3 metres x 3 metres in size), separate w.c. and hot bucket shower.
  • The mobile camp boasts three ensuite safari tents.
  • As this is the quintessential African safari experience there is no electricity in camps, but cell phones, cameras and other electronic devices can be charged on the safari vehicle.
  Adult Sharing Child Sharing Single Supp.
01 Nov 2017 - 31 Dec 2017 USD 4685 USD 2735 USD 1950
31 Jan 2018 - 31 May 2018 USD 4055 USD 2300 USD 1770
01 Jun 2018 - 31 Oct 2018 USD 7210 USD 3870 USD 3355
01 Nov 2018 - 31 Dec 2018 USD 4055 USD 2300 USD 1770

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  • DAY 1 & 2: Chobe National Park
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    Your journey begins at Kasane Airport where you will meet your private guide who will accompany you throughout your adventure. Your guide will then drive you to a secluded camp site in Chobe National Park, where you will spend two nights. Chobe National Park is home to thrilling action-packed wildlife interactions and the largest concentration of elephants in Africa. Here you can embark on thrilling game drives and enjoy a spectacular private boat cruise on the Chobe River. Experience unforgettable game drives and private boat cruises on the Chobe River.
  • DAY 3 & 4: Savute
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    The next leg of your tour will be a game drive transfer that will take you into the beautiful Savute area of the Chobe National Park. Here, surrounded by pristine wilderness, you will spend two nights at a mobile camp, however during the months of February and April you will be unwinding at the delightful &Beyond Savute Under Canvas in spacious meru style tents. The area is known for its large prides of lion, African wild dog, leopard and spotted hyena that prowl the landscape in search of prey. Adventures in the Savute include game drives and the opportunity to see volcanic outcrops and Bushmen paintings..
  • DAY 5 & 6: Okavango Delta
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    After exploring the Savute, you will embark on a scenic game drive to the glorious Okavango Delta for a two night stay, where you will be spoilt for choice with the assortment of excellent wildlife sightings in the area. This particular region of the Delta offers some of the best wildlife encounters where you can see lion, leopard, African wild dog, kudu, elephant, semi-aquatic lechwe, hippo and giraffe.
  • DAY 7 & 8: Okavango Delta
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    On the final leg of your journey you will be flown tothe famous Nxabega concession, in the OkavangoDelta, where you will spend two nights. Here you willexperience an adventure-filled mix of water and landactivities from game drives to mokoro and catchand-releasefishing. Please note that the water basedactivities are seasonal.
  • DAY 7 & 8: Departure
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    Today, your guide will accompany you to Maun and will wave a fond farewell as you board your flight homeward from Maun International Airport.
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    Accommodation, meet and greet at Maun Airport or Kasane Airport (13h00), three meals daily, soft drinks, house wines, local brand spirits and beers, teas and coffees, refreshments on game drives, transfers to and from the lodge airstrip and National Park entrance fees while on safari, road transfers during your safari, seat on plane as specified, waterborne/game viewing activities while on safari, domestic airport tax within Botswana, emergency medical evacuation insurance, VAT and services of an &Beyond guide throughout your adventure in Botswana.

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    Travel Wallet, telephone calls, safari shop purchases, laundry, gratuities, all items of a personal nature, champagne, cognacs, fine wines and premium brand spirits.

  • Rate Conditions
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    Rates are per person per expedition sharing

    All rates are confidential, inclusive of VAT and in US Dollars.

    Departures are subject to a minimum of 2 guests travelling per departure (not restricted to one booking).

    Single Supplement: A single supplement applies from the first single

    Private Departures: A reduced rate applies for all private departures. Terms & Conditions apply

    This safari travels with a maximum of 6 guests in 3 tents, in a specially customised 4x4 safari vehicle, and accompanied by an expert &Beyond safari guide throughout.

    Child sharing rate is applicable to children between the ages of 12 years and 16 years. Children under the age of 12 are not permitted.

    The upper age limit for this safari is 70 years, however, guests between the age of 70 and 75 years may be accepted provided that they produce a medical certificate stating that they are fit to travel.

    Validity periods are as specified above - should a booking fall over two rate periods the rate will change and we reserve the right to re-quote.

    All Expeditions are closed for the month on January due to annual maintenance and training.

    The rates quoted are subject to change without prior warning if there are any increases in bed levies, park fees, fuel, sales tax or VAT, third-party services or any other circumstances beyond our control in the countries featured in this quote.

    Unmanned Aerial Vehicles: Please be advised that the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (Drones) is not allowed in any of the conservation areas we manage, until such time as their impact on wildlife and anti-poaching initiatives can be assessed. This rule will apply throughout Africa, as our partners in various countries and regions have adopted a similar stance.

    Private Guide request is subject to availability of the guide at time of booking.

    German-speaking and French-speaking departures are available on request, subject to a minimum of 2 guests and a maximum of 4 guests on a departure and a supplement will apply.

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CHILD POLICY
 Child Age SAFARI PARTICIPATION****
Game Drives & Boating Mokoro Nature Walks Other Activities
12 - 16 years, sharing with 1 or 2 adults 12 years and older permitted 16 years and older 12 years and older Not permitted
12 – 16 years in own tent 12 years and older permitted 16 years and older 12 years and older Not permitted
No triple tents are available.
Activities are dependant on the location of the camp/lodge.  
**** Participation by children on all activities will be at the  Expedition Guide's discretion.
Whilst there are age restrictions for children permitted on game viewing activities, all ages will be accommodated on game drive and boat transfers to-and-from the camp/lodge.



 

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