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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

Experience the Majesty of the Zambezi Queen
The waters of the Chobe River are the life-blood of the legendary Chobe National Park where the riverine woodlands host an enormous density and variety of large game, as well as an abundance of birds. From the decks of the Zambezi Queen, you can sip sparkling wine and watch a golden sun dip beneath the gleaming horizon as you drift along.

An extraordinary African riverboat experience that offers luxury and elegance in the heart of the wilderness
Invigorating off-boat excursions such as cultural village visits by dug-out canoes, known as mokoros
Outstanding cuisine, world-class service, fine accommodation and exciting activities such as Tiger and Bream fishing on a truly stylish riverboat

3 Days / 2 Nights

Rates available on request

Tour Departs:

Selected Mondays and Wednesdays (Subject to availability)

Tour Notes:
Subject to minimum 2 guests. Sailing is subject to weather and water conditions and at the discretion of the captain.

Tour Includes
2 nights accommodation on board the Zambezi Queen on a FI basis including all meals, road and boat transfers as specified, selected house drinks, water-based game-viewing and bird-watching on tender boats, activities and sightseeing as specified

Tour Excludes
Premium brand drinks, porterage, activities not specified, all airfares, air reservations and airport taxes, visa fees, travel insurance and personal expenses such as tips for meals, gratuities for guides & drivers

Day One
Transfer from Livingstone to Kasane Immigration, by road and speed boat, and onwards on a game viewing cruise to the boat. Dinner and overnight on board the Zambezi Queen in a Suite. [D]

Day Two
Enjoy early-morning breakfast. Depart on a half day game viewing excursion by tender boat or visit a local village. Return to the boat and enjoy lunch as you cruise down the Chobe River. This afternoon enjoy water-based game viewing or fishing from a tender boat (in season). Dinner and overnight on board the Zambezi Queen in a suite. [FB]

Day Three
Enjoy a delicious early breakfast. Disembark the boat at Kasane Immigration by mid-morning and return to Kasane Airport. [B]

Zambezi Queen
The Chobe River is one of Africa’s great arteries and brings abundant life to every region it touches. The Zambezi Queen allows guests to enjoy a cruise through one of the most game-rich areas in the world. Every cabin suite is opulently furnished with modern amenities and en suite bathrooms. One of South Africa’s top designers worked on the interior furnishings of the boat to create a timeless, elegant look. The top deck holds the dining room, lounge, bar and open air pool with sunbathing area. Spot an incredible plethora of game as you indulge in relaxation and pampering.