Botswana & Zambezi Safari

Botswana & Zambezi Safari Overview

Two weeks spent in the African wilderness is blissful but 2 weeks spent on an adventure in the African wilderness with a train trip thrown in is even better. You will explore some of the most uninhibited and tranquil regions of Botswana, including the extraordinary Selinda’s Spillway and the breathtaking Okavango Delta. You will experience some top class and renowned camps. And you will be able to view the mighty Victoria Falls before jumping on board Rovos Rail to see South Africa in style and luxury. This is your Botswana & Zambezi Safari adventure and you can tailor-make it suit your needs. We ensure your comfort and delight at all times.

Botswana & Zambezi Safari Gallery

Highlights

  • Game Drives (night & day)
  • Mokoro excursions
  • Bird watching
  • Guided walks
  • Catch and release fishing
  • “Little Livingstone’s” childrens activities
  • The mighty Victoria Falls
  • Rovos Rail train journey
You will Stay At

Rovos Rail - gunns camp - botswana

GUNN’S CAMP

OKAVANGO DELTA, BOTSWANA
STAY 2 NIGHTS

Enjoy Adventure, Birding, Fishing, Flora, Leisure, Nature, Relaxation, Star Gazing, Wildlife, Wine, and more

Overlooking Moremi Game Reserve in Botswana, Gunn’s Camp is one of the last bastions of colonial vintage exclusivity – come and see for yourself. The luxury Gunn’s Camp blends into the wilderness deep in the Okavango Delta next to Chief’s Island. Experience 6 fully furnished, deluxe Kenya-style meru tents with en-suite stand-alone baths and private outside showers. Set on raised platforms overlooking the delta plains, Gunn’s Camp is ideal for honeymooners or guests looking for a more intimate safari experience.

duba plains camp botswana - rovos rail

DUBA PLAINS CAMP

OKAVANGO DELTA, BOTSWANA
STAY 3 NIGHTS

Enjoy Wildlife, Birding, Relaxation and more

Come and watch the ultimate predator and prey interactions playing out at Duba Plains Camp. For a safari where lions are regular main characters, book this awesome Okavango Delta camp. See these regal animals take down a buffalo. A paradise for bird lovers, Duba Plains Camp is the perfect combination of luxury, excellent service, great food, privacy and unrivalled wilderness experiences. Enjoy 6 elegant en-suite Meru-style tents, raised on wooden decks, shaded by large fig, ebony and garcinia trees.

Selinda-Camp-journey-in-style - Rovos Rail

SELINDA CAMP

LINYANTI AND SAVUTI, BOTSWANA
STAY 3 NIGHTS

Enjoy Adventure, Big 5, Birding, Fishing, Flora, Leisure, Nature, Relaxation, Star Gazing, Wildlife, Wine, and more

A swish safari retreat, Selinda Camp is the epitome of refined elegance and bushveld indulgence. Lavish tents with beautiful wooden furniture and large comfortable beds promise charming, inviting interiors. Absorb the panoramic views from your private deck or opt for the company of other guests in the cosy communal areas. Relish the friendly service and soak up the laid-back ambiance of the camp. Tuck into delectable cuisine complemented by some of the fine wines from the cellar.

Victoria River Lodge zimbabwe

VICTORIA FALLS RIVER LODGE

VICTORIA FALLS, ZIMBABWE
STAY 3 NIGHTS

Enjoy Adventure, Birding, Fishing, Flora, Golf, Gourmet, Hiking, History & Culture, Leisure, Nature, Relaxation, Wildlife, and more

Enjoy spectacular, armchair wildlife viewing from the comfort of your private viewing deck at Victoria Falls River Lodge. Be cosseted in luxury tented accommodation where earthy hues and superb amenities encourage a restful holiday experience. Bring your family along for the ultimate family holiday or treat your spouse to a memorable honeymoon in a sublime setting.

Rovos Rail - journey-in-style

ROVOS RAIL

JOHANNESBURG KWAZULU NATAL LIVINGSTONE AND VICTORIA FALLS VICTORIA FALLS BOTSWANA
NAMIBIA SOUTH AFRICA TANZANIA ZAMBIA ZIMBABWE
STAY 3 NIGHTS

Rohan Vos was always a man of vision, an entrepreneur and when he launched Rovos Rail, little did he know what a huge success it would be. Imagine travelling through the South African and African countryside in a luxury coach brimming with authentic Victorian history, world class service and opulence at your fingertips?

Botswana & Zambezi Safari Itinerary

Botswana and Zambezi Safari

Two weeks spent in the African wilderness is blissful but 2 weeks spent on an adventure in the African wilderness with a train trip thrown in is even better. You will explore some of the most uninhabited and tranquil regions of Botswana, including the extraordinary Selinda’s Spillway and the breath-taking Okavango Delta. You will experience some top class and renowned camps. And you will be able to view the mighty Victoria Falls before jumping on board Rovos Rail to see South Africa in style and luxury. This is your Botswana and Zambezi safari adventure and you can tailor make it to suit your needs. We ensure your comfort and delight at all times.

Day 1
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

Start your Botswana and Zambezi Safari when you land in the gateway to the Okavango Delta and Moremi, Maun. Catch your transport to the Gunn’s Camp. Surrounded by water on on a tiny island called Nstwi Island, Gunn’s Camp offers you old style vintage and a private safari in heaven – the Okavango Delta.

Overnight at Gunn’s Camp

Day 2
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

Overnight at Gunn’s Camp

Day 3
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

After your 2 days of complete relaxation, fly to the remote Duba Plains Camp for another 3 nights. Discover this wilderness safari lodge tucked away within a private nature reserve boating some 77,000 acres of uninhabited land. Explore this northern section of the mind-blowing Okavango Delta, just north of the Moremi Game Reserve in Botswana.

Overnight at Duba Plains Camp

Day 4
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

Overnight at Duba Plains Camp

Day 5
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

Overnight at Duba Plains Camp

Day 6
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

Your Botswana safari just keeps getting better. Fly now to Selinda Camp from Duba Plains for your next 3 nights of tented safari bliss. Let the romance blossom again when you settle into this intimate setting with every mod con to make you and your partner comfy. Discover gracious Selinda Camp between the Okavango Delta and Chobe’s Linyanti wetlands. Voted one of the best honeymoon tented camps in Africa, Selinda is also loved for its bush cuisine. Allow expert and friendly guides to educate you about the intricacies of the ecosystems around you during fascinating morning, afternoon and night game drives and thrilling guided walks.

Overnight at Selinda Camp

Day 7
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

Overnight at Selinda Camp

Day 8
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

Overnight at Selinda Camp

Day 9
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

It is time to leave Botswana, from one adventure on to the next. Catch your charter from Selinda to Kasane, the hub of safaris in Botswana. From here you will drive the short distance to the frontier town of Victoria Falls. A boat will cruise you the scenic route to your next accommodation at the Victoria Falls River Lodge. The first attraction on your agenda has to be the Falls, the Smoke that Thunders so spend plenty of time walking around this World Heritage Site to soak up its beauty.

Overnight at Victoria Falls River Lodge

Day 10
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

Overnight at Victoria Falls River Lodge

Day 11
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

Overnight at Victoria Falls River Lodge

Day 12
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

Back you go by boat then road from Victoria Falls River Lodge to Vic Falls Train Station. Board the famous and very decadent Rovos Rail for your amazing 2-day journey to Pretoria. Settle into your Pullman Suite on this luxury train and enjoy every colonial minute of pure relaxation and meeting other interesting people.

Rovos Rail cruises across Southern Africa in style, you her special passenger!

Day 13
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

Rovos Rail cruises across Southern Africa in style, you her special passenger!

Day 14
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

Rovos Rail cruises across Southern Africa in style, you her special passenger!

Day 15
Drinks: None
Room: None

Oh no, the journey has come to an end and it feels like yesterday that you began. Disembark from Rovos Rail at Pretoria Train Station to meet your transport to OR Tambo International Airport. Goodbye – until we see you soon again!

DURATION 14 NIGHTS

CAN BE EXTENDED


STARTS FROM MAUN BOTSWANA
ENDS AT PRETORIA SOUTH AFRICA

From ZAR 174 900

Per person sharing


INCLUDED

  • 14 nights’ accommodation
  • Daily breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Drinks (local brands)

EXCLUDED

  • Travel insurance
  • Visas if applicable
  • International flights
  • Pre and post tour accommodation
  • Optional activities
  • All drinks not specified
  • Telephone calls
  • Gratuities
  • Curios
  • All personal expenses