The Delta and Chobe Trail Safari Tour starts in the Zimbabwean town of Victoria Falls, also known by the local name of “Mosi-oa Tunya” (the smoke that thunders). You will discover an array of adventures on offer including bunjee jumping, white water rafting or craft shopping at the many wooden craft vendors. From Victoria Falls, we cross over the border and head into the heart of Botswana and travel to the banks of the Chobe National Park where we join a river safari cruise and watch the African sunset from the comfort of a river boat. Expect a close encounter with hippo and elephants and keep a look out for the many bird species. The Chobe National Park can be divided up into four sections, making it a true rarity and an explorer’s paradise. From the Kasane region, we leave the truck behind and board our open 4×4 safari viewing vehicles and are treated to a full day of safari drive viewing from our 4×4 vehicles as we traverse the Savuti National Park. From Savuti National Park, we reach the greater Moremi National Park where we base ourselves for two nights and go in search of the animals that can be found roaming the plains. We enter one of the world’s most unique wilderness areas, the Okavango Delta in Botswana where we follow the hippo trails in dugout canoes (mokoros) and take nature walks to discover the islands. Exploring the Okavango Delta is a must for any tourist visiting Botswana. We make our way to Ghanzi where you’ll be entertained with local tribal dancing from the San Community before ending your tour in the capital and largest city of Namibia, Windhoek. All you have to do is book this tour and join us on an adventure of a lifetime!
Pre & Post Tour Accommodation
Nomad can book accommodation before and after your tour.
Airport Transfer Available Victoria Falls Rainbow Hotel
Rainbow Hotel is situated 4km from the town centre of Victoria Falls, far enough away to enjoy the peace and quiet of the bush, but close enough to get into town quite easily if required. There is a complimentary shuttle that operates between the hotel and the town of Vic… … Read More
Airport Transfer Available Heja Game Lodge
Heja Game Lodge is situated to the east of Windhoek, +/-1900 meter above sea level, and is enclosed by the Auas Mountains in the south and the KhomasHochland and Eros mountains to the north and west. Heja Game Lodge is the ideal starting point for your visit to Namibiasince it… … Read More
Your tour begins today in the town of Victoria falls, home to the spectacular Victoria Falls. The bustling adventure town of Victoria Falls also offers a range of optional activities for those wanting a dose of adrenaline. For the more relaxed traveller there are craft markets to explore and a delicious high tea is on offer at the Victoria Falls Hotel.
Victoria Falls – Kasane
This morning you will have the opportunity to participate in the many optional activities on offer in the town of Victoria Falls. After lunch, we travel the short distance to the Botswana border, crossing into Botswana and will arrive at our accommodation in the late afternoon, to set up camp on the banks of the Chobe River.
Kasane – Chobe National Park
For those that opt to participate in the optional game drive in Chobe National Park, you will be collected early from camp and will venture out in open 4×4 safari type vehicles. You will return to camp in time for lunch and a quick siesta before we head out in the afternoon to explore the Chobe National Park from the river, enjoying a leisurely boat cruise which allows us an up close and personal experience with the many elephants that frequent the river in the afternoons.
Savuti Game Reserve
You will be separated from your Nomad truck for the next 2 nights and it is therefore important that you pack/gather your personal belongings which you may need, before we depart camp today. Please pack lightly and only take what you need for the following two nights. The Savuti Game Reserve is a unique area bordered by the Okavango Delta to west and Chobe National Park to the east. Savuti is renowned as a big game area and known for having the largest concentrations of wildlife in Southern Africa. Today we will spend most of our day travelling through the Savuti Game Reserve in search of the species that roam the plains. Offering habitats from wetland, open water to the grasslands and Savannah woodland, we hope to see as many species of fauna and flora possible. This afternoon we will arrive at our camp in the Greater Moremi Game Reserve Area.
Greater Moremi Game Reserve Area
Heading out early, we transfer by safari vehicle, to the poling station, where we will meet the polers who will be escorting us into the Delta. The polers will steer us through the serene area of narrow, reed lined channels which open out onto beautiful lagoons. Reaching one of the many islands, a nature walk may be taken with your pole and after the walk, we return by mokoro through the channels back to the poling station. While the mokoro trail is not primarily a game viewing activity, a variety of game may be spotted in this pristine wilderness area, including elephant, giraffe, kudu, impala and zebra. After lunch, we will return to Moremi Game Reserve for our afternoon game drive which will be conducted in open 4×4 safari vehicles. The game viewing routes chosen during the afternoon by the professional guide may vary especially when high floods are experienced as certain roads may be closed or impassable.
Central Kalahari District
We will depart early this morning in our 4×4 vehicles and make our way to Maun, where upon arrival you will have the opportunity to go on an optional scenic flight over the Okavango Delta (time and weather permitting). In Maun, we will re-unite with our Nomad truck and will continue our journey towards the Ghanzi district in the central Kalahari. Tonight we get a first-hand experience of the San culture, well known for its rich traditions of song, dance and story-telling. The nomadic San are hunter-gatherers that have passed down a rich knowledge of the plants and animals that play such an important part in their lifestyle.
Ghanzi – Windhoek
We start early this morning as we continue west and cross the border into Namibia, travelling onwards to the capital city of Windhoek. Your tour comes to an end upon arrival in the city centre.
Specials & Promotions
- On Request
- Not Available
- Small Group
- German Translator
- German Guided
- Guaranteed Departure