Botswana Wildlife Safari
This is a 5 days African safari in Botswana. The Botswana wildlife safari starts from Maun and ends in Kasane. Botswana wildlife safari goes to the Okavango delta and Chobe National Park. You’ll experience Botswana from the air. This is as you take a charter flight to your first destination, Xakanaxa Camp. The Camp’s accommodation is in 12 luxury twin bedded, spacious safari tents. They all have modern conveniences, guaranteeing a comfortable and stress free stay. This Botswana wildlife safari includes drives through diverse vegetation. You’ll be looking out for some interesting animals during the game drives. This area also boasts a prolific birdlife, especially in the spring and summer. You can opt to fish the many Bream and Tiger fish waiting to be caught.
Days 1 and 2: Xakanaxa Camp, Botswana
Our Botswana safari rep will be at Maun Airport for meet and greet. You will be briefed on this Botswana wildlife safari. This is before you take a scheduled charter flight to Xakanaxa Camp. Here you are booked on an all inclusive basis for 2 nights. Xakanaxa Camp can accommodate a number of 24 guests. The camp is set on elevated platforms on the banks of the Khwai River. Each tent has a private viewing deck with comfortable sofas. They are well furnished with comfortable beds, tables and chairs. The atmosphere is rustic and friendly. The service is highly personalized and of an outstanding standard. The open fronted dining room is also raised on a wooden platform. It is placed at the edge of the lagoon. Its thatch roof and reed walls add to the atmosphere of rustic comfort on this Southern Africa safari. You’ll enjoy game drives through this sector of Moremi. This take one through a large variety of different vegetation types. You’ll go down winding tracks, through Mopane forests and across lush grasslands. The waterways are either forded by vehicles or crossed on rustic log bridges.
Birding in the Xakanaxa area is excellent. This is especially in the spring and summer months when the migrants are breeding. To the north of the Xakanaxa are the world-famous heronries. They attract large numbers of breeding Storks and Herons. The summer months are best for fishing. This is good mainly Bream (Tilapia), but there are also Tiger Fish. All Botswana safari activities are conducted by fully qualified licensed safari guides.
Days 3 and 4: Chobe Game Lodge, Botswana
You’ll be chartered from Xakanaxa Camp to Kasane Airport. Your Botswana wildlife safari will go to Chobe Game Lodge. Here you are also booked on an all inclusive basis. Game drives will be done on open 4×4-safari vehicle. You can also enjoy game viewing by motorboat. Don’t miss the sunset cruises on Mosi-oa-Tunya on the Chobe River. Stargazing and guided walks within the game fenced area is on offer.
All the rooms at the lodge are river facing and are air conditioned. They have overhead fans and a complimentary mini bar. They also have en-suite bathrooms, each with tea and coffee facilities. All rooms have their very own private terrace.
Day 5: Depart
Your Botswana wildlife safari day begins with an early breakfast. There is a scheduled road transfer from Chobe Game Lodge to Kasane Airport. This is in time for your departure flight back home.