The Magic Botswana, Maun, Xakanaxa, Khwai, Savuti, Chobe River Front, 8 Nights 9 Days

Our great 9 day safari to experience the dry and wet land of Botswana landscape to enables all our visitors to see different species of animals in the KAZA region, small and big all their behaviours.

Day 1: Arriving at Maun international Airport around afternoon and drive to Xakanaxa in Moremi Game Reserve and our drive will be a couple of hours to arrive at campsite around 1830 hours, there will be packed snack and drinks saved en route,

Day 2: During our stay in Moremi Game Reserve, we will be doing two activities per day that is morning and afternoon game drive. The morning Game drive will start at 06:00hrs after breakfast and back to the campsite for lunch around 11:00hrs Afternoon Game drive start at 15:00hrs back to the campsite after sunset.

Day 3: Drive to Khwai Development Trust or eastern part of Moremi Game Reserve.
Will leave early for Khwai, which will be resuming around 0600 hours after breakfast so that we can do a Mokoro (traditional canoeing) trip along the Khwai River with the vast amount of wildlife. Lunch will be saved en route.
Day 4: We will do an early morning game drive after having our delicious breakfast cooked on the fire by our great chef; we will go out for about 4 hours before we return for our lunch. We will have our lunch and relax in camp while waiting to go out for the afternoon game drive around 1530 hours. We will then return for dinner after sun set.
Day 5: Our drive to Savuti will be conducted as game drive. We will travel about 122 kilometres, which is a full day drive. Savuti is in Chobe National Park, which is 10,878 square kilometres large The Savuti Marsh is the relic of a large inland lake whose water supply was cut a long time ago by tectonic movements.
On the travelling day, we will have picnic lunch en route. We will be in the campsite in the evening around (18:00hrs).
Day 6: On the full day of our stay in Savuti we will do morning and afternoon game drive starting early in the morning after breakfast until 11:30 hours and 15:00 hours until sunset.
Day 7: We will be travelling to Chobe River Front after having our early morning breakfast. The drive will be about 162 kilometres going through the Park and 30 kilometres of sealed road where you will see a few villages. In addition, this will be a full day. Lunch will be served en route and we will be at the campsite around 18:00 hours.
Day 8: In Chobe riverfront, we will do morning game drive after breakfast and back to campsite around 11:00am
Depart from campsite at 12:00 for 14:00hrs boat cruise in town, which will end around 17:00 hours so that we have enough time to drive back to the campsite.
Day 9: Early morning game drive after breakfast in Chobe National Park drive along the riverfront heading to the entrance gate to be out around 1100 hours.

Amenities/Tent Features

Authentic Tent

  • Big wider tent & Normal bed
  • En suite flushing toilet & shower
  • Sink for brushing teeth and back mirror
  • Side bed table
  • Tent wardrobe with shelves
  • Linen(Duvets, blankets, sheets, pillow, towels)
  • Mosquito Repellents
  • 3 meals per day (tea, coffee, breakfast, lunch, dinner) Bottled water, beers, wines & gin + tonic.
  • Game drives & boat cruises (Traditional canoeing/Mokoro trips)
  • Walks & cultural tours.
  • All the road transfers in Botswana

Mini Meru Tent

  • Spacious tent
  • En suite drop toilet and shower
  • Stretcher bed and mattresses
  • Linen (Duvets, blankets, sheets, pillow)
  • Side bed table
  • Mosquito repellents
  • 3 meals per day (Tea, coffee, breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, bottled water and beers, wines)
  • Game drives, Boat cruises and traditional canoeing(Mokoro trip)
  • All the road transfers in Botswana

Large Bow Tent

  • Large bow tent
  • En suite drop toilet and shower
  • Stretcher bed & mattress
  • Linen (Blankets, sheets, pillow)
  • Mosquito repellents
  • 3 meals per day (Tea, coffee ,breakfast ,lunch and dinner)
  • Game drives and boat cruises
  • All the road transfers in Botswana.

Adventure Bow Tent

  • Normal size tent for two people
  • En suite drop toilet and shower
  • Stretcher bed & mattresses
  • Linen ( Blankets, sheets and pillow)
  • Mosquito repellents
  • 3 meals per day (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) Bottled water & beers.
  • Game drives, boat cruises & all road transfers in Botswana.
  • 3 Hours Game drive $35 per person

What to Bring Luggage

A soft bag or rucksack as they are easier to pack.

One item of hand luggage (e.g. a small backpack) which can be kept at your feet for easy access during activities. Please do not exceed 20 kg of luggage. Clothing & Equipment

Flashlight with spare batteries and bulbs. A head torch is a good idea as it keeps your hands free.

Hat or cap. A wide-brimmed hat is best to shade your face and neck.

Scarf and gloves during winter as we can experience very low temperatures. Warm fleece and windbreaker jacket. Windproof during the winter months (May – Sept), waterproof during the summer months (Oct – Mar).

Swimming costume. You may like a swim when visiting a lodge or either pre or post safari.

Natural colour clothing (i.e. no white or bright colour clothing). Bring T-shirts, shorts, a pair of lightweight long trousers and a lightweight long sleeve shirt (long sleeves are extremely useful for sun protection during the day and mosquito protection during the evening).

Comfortable walking shoes and sandals.

Camera equipment, binoculars and batteries. Bring spare memory cards for digital cameras as the opportunity to download photos is limited.

Adaptors for cables, chargers, USB, etc. Please label them so as to avoid confusion on safari.

Small, spare power bank so you can recharge your camera batteries.

Water bottle. Personal Toiletry items & Medication

Personal toiletries and medication in a small bag.

Sunscreen.

Malaria prophylactics. Please consult your doctor before your safari.

Mosquito repellent.

Water proof/zip lock bags for storing personal items to keep dry and dust free.

Personal first aid kit. A first aid kit will be present throughout the safari but personal medicine must be brought for the duration of the safari.