9 DAYS TOUR
Moremi Game Reserve is one of the top game viewing destinations in Botswana throughout the year. You will do the first game drive as you enter the park. Camping will be done for 2 nights in a nearby private campsite with ensuite bush ablutions on tents in Moremi. Moremi looks beautiful with such a wide variety of vegetation comes diverse spectrum of wild life. Huge herds of impala and tsessebe are found in the area, while in the dry season (May-November) large herds of buffalo, wildebeest, elephant and zebra flock into the reserve from the Kalahari in search of food and water. The rare sitatunga and lechwe antelope live in the papyrus banks of the waterways. Lions, cheetahs and packs of wild dogs hunt in the open grassland. The reserve is home to over 400 species of birds, including the African Fish Eagle, the Crested Crane and the Sacred Ibis.
The next day we wake up at 0530am and have breakfast at 06:00am .You will have a chance to take pictures. Depart for your half day game drive later in the afternoon after having brunch around 15:30 hours. That is when you will get to go on your evening game drive.
From the game drive you will find your water ready for your shower and your dinner ready. You will have dinner at 20:00hrs. After dinner you can relax around the fire with our staff or you can retire to bed.
We depart to Savuti from Khwai. It is called Savuti because a certain chief called sauté used to live there with his tribe. The distance from Khwai to Savuti is between 2 hours to 3hours depending on what you see on the way. On the way we will see migration of zebras and wildebeest which will be coming back from the Makgadikgadi salt pans. Tawny eagles can be seen soaring in the sky as we go. The drive is a bit longer from Moremi to Savuti, however the drive is much enjoyable as you will see lots of birds and animals on the way. The scenery is amazing and very African looking, with lots of umbrella thorn, acacia tortilis and many more including the most photographed bird, lilac breasted roller a national bird of Botswana. You will not resist from taking a picture of it, it’s the most beautiful bird in Africa. We arrive in time for lunch; our exclusive camp will be put up while you have Brunch. We wild camp for 2 nights depart for an afternoon game drive to see vast herds of zebras and wildebeest and also have an opportunity to see pairs of kori bastards which are the heaviest flying birds. We get back to camp after sunset for a lovely dinner around the camp fire. The next day you will have to do full day game drives on an open 4WD safari vehicle. Upon our arrival in the camp around 1900 Hours it will be time for a lovely dinner before going to bed. After shower you sit around fire with the tour guides sharing ideas and experiences.
Arrive in Chobe National Park where you will be camping at. The distance from Savuti to Chobe is 2 hours 30mins to 3 hours depending on what you see. You will camp for 1 night in a park. We arrive in the afternoon; our camp will be put up while you have high tea at around 15:00 hours. Chobe boat cruises are a wonderful way to experience the Chobe National Park. It’s time for siesta. Later on around 16:00 pm we embark on a game-viewing boat safari on the Chobe River. Large herds of Elephants are common in the Chobe National Park. They tend to make their way to the river for a drink and onto the islands in the river to feast off the sweet grass. Water birds, including many species of duck and the rare red-billed pratincole can be spotted in their thousands, and guinea fowl and francolin dart through the grasses on the river’s edge.
The next day you wake up early 06:00hrs and have breakfast at 06:30hrs.
Depart to the airport where you will catch your outbound flight.