MOROTONOGA Safari
 
  Trip length: 13 Nights
Start:
Maun
Finish:
Kasane / Livingstone / Vic Falls
Best time:
May to October

▪ Okavango Delta
▪ Xakanaxa - Moremi Game Reserve
▪ Khwai - Moremi Game Reserve
▪ Savuti - Chobe National Park
▪ Ihaha - Chobe National Park


Low Season: March/April/May/Nov
US$ 2979 per person sharing
Single supplement: US$356

Mid Season:
June/Oct
US$ 3123 per person sharing
Single supplement: US$437

High Season:
July/Aug/Sept
US$ 3143 per person sharing
Single supplement: US$437
min 2 - max 6 people
(larger groups on request)
MOROTONOGA SAFARI Itinerary
DAY 1 to 3: Okavango Delta
You will be met upon arrival at Maun airport and you will transfer onto a scenic charter flight into the Delta. Flying time approx. 20min. (Please note there is a strict luggage weight allowance of 15kg per person in soft bags only on all charter flights – no hard suitcases).

Three nights at Gunn’s Bush Camp (inclusive of all meals & activities - excluding drinks)

Gunn’s Bush Camp is a secluded private campsite on a palm studded island in the Okavango Delta, overlooking Chiefs Island in the Moremi Game Reserve.

Camp facilities include a restaurant, cash bar, shady campsites, game viewing deck, swimming pool, flush toilets, and hot water showers.

Accommodation: 2-man dome tents on platforms equipped with bedrolls. Shared ablution facilities with hot water showers. (bring your own towels & toiletries).

Activities: mokoro (canoe) excursions exploring the delta waterways and walking on the islands accompanied by a guide.
DAY 4 to 6: Moremi Game Reserve
After breakfast on Day 4 you will take a scenic charter flight to Xakanaxa airstrip in Moremi Game Reserve. There are no activities on this last morning at Gunn’s Bush Camp.

Three nights camping in the Xakanaxa area of Moremi Game Reserve.

Your guide will be waiting on the airstrip to meet you. From here you will game drive to your camp site and pitch camp.

The mornings and afternoons are spent game driving when you can see lion, elephant, buffalo, giraffe, lechwe, waterbuck, and sometimes, the secretive leopard.
DAY 7 to 8: Moremi Game Reserve
We break camp after breakfast on Day 7 and move to a different area of Moremi.

Two nights camping in the Khwai area of Moremi Game Reserve.

We spend the days driving along the river bank and adjacent floodplains, one of the best places in Africa to see rare wild dog. There are large herds of elephant that come down to drink in the late afternoon and other usual sightings include zebra, giraffe, lion, wildebeest, warthog, and dozens of bird species.
DAY 9 to 10: Savuti – Chobe National Park
On the morning of Day 9 we break camp early and game drive north into Chobe National Park and camp at Savuti marsh.

Two nights camping in the Savuti area of Chobe National Park.

This area is popular with ageing bull elephants. The largest are around 6 tons with tusks up to 100lbs. There is also a large resident pride of lion in the Savuti area.
DAY 11 to 12: Ihaha – Chobe National Park
We leave Savuti marsh in the early morning on Day 11 and drive through dense forest and fossilized sand dunes to the Chobe river front area.

Two nights camping in the Ihaha area of Chobe National Park.

After making camp we take a short game drive to catch the sunset and join the elephants as they come down to the river for an early evening drink, before returning to camp to prepare the evening meal.

This area of Chobe is famed for its large breeding herds of elephant, buffalo, lion, and numerous bird species.
DAY 13: Kasane
After a morning game drive and breakfast/brunch we break camp and head for your lodge in Kasane. Accommodation is in en-suite chalets/rooms – bed & breakfast. (dinner, drinks & any other extras are for your own account). In the afternoon you will go on a boat cruise on the Chobe River – a highlight of any visit to Chobe.
DAY 14: Onward connection or transfer to Livingstone/Vic Falls
After breakfast you will say goodbye to your guide and camp assistant. The lodge will provide a transfer to Kasane airport in time for your onward connection. Alternatively you can transfer to either Livingstone or Vic Falls.

This trip includes:
▪ Lodge accommodation in Kasane as specified

▪ Lodge accommodation in Kasane as specified

▪ Camp accommodation at Gunn’s Camp - full board excl. drinks

▪ Activities as specified

▪ Charter flights as specified

▪ National Park and campsite fees

▪ All bush meals, local wine & beer whilst on camping safari

▪ Tents & mattresses

▪ All camping equipment e.g. crockery, cutlery, chairs etc.

▪ Experienced driver / professional guide and camp assistant whilst on camping safari.

▪ All road transport whilst on mobile camping safari in an open 4x4 game-viewing vehicle

▪ Transfers to Kasane airport

▪ Transfers to Vic Falls or Livingstone (excluding visa fees)

This trip excludes:

▪ Return flights to/from Maun; Kasane; Gaborone; Johannesburg; Livingstone; Victoria Falls as necessary.

▪ Alcoholic spirits & canned drinks (you are welcome to bring your own on safari)

▪ Lodge extras e.g. dinner, bar, telephone

▪ Chef/cook whilst on camping safari (we can arrange a cook for the safari at an extra fee)

▪ Visa fees

▪ Gratuities & items of a personal nature

▪ Sleeping bags & camping pillows

▪ Medical and travel insurance


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