DAY 1 WELCOME TO BOTSWANA
The city Maun is the gateway to the Okavango Delta and the “tourism capital” of Botswana. The Land Rover team and a local guide will meet you at the airport and transfer you to the hotel, where you’ll have your first briefing and can familiarise yourselves with the vehicles.
DAY 2 MOREMI GAME RESERVE
In the morning, you’ll have a full introduction to the Land Rover Defender vehicles. We’ll depart early and head for the Moremi Game Reserve, driving over gravel roads, for a full day’s safari drive. We’ll reach the park through the south gate and drive directly into pure wilderness. We’ll spend the night at a campsite outside of the park and finish the day with your guides cooking you an amazing bush dinner.
DAY 3 KHWAI REGION
You’ll have time to explore the park with its abundance of flora and fauna, along with countless animals, including a chance to see elephants, buffalos, giraffes, lions, crocodiles and hippos. We’ll depart the campsite for another full day’s safari drive through the Xakanaka area and onto the northern part of Moremi known as the Khwai area. Khwai is a small village on the north bank of the Khwai River in northwest Botswana. After an enjoyable drive, we’ll reach the Khwai Concession area and our campsite for the next two nights.
DAY 4 KHWAI REGION
Another day in the Khwai region. In the north of the park, you’ll find the dry areas of Savute. In the south, the lush vegetation of the Khwai region with numerous deep waterholes. The camp offers numerous water or land based activities. Alternatively, you can relax and have a break in your idyllic tented accommodation.
DAY 5 CHOBE NATIONAL PARK
Today we head north for the Chobe National Park, the road will take us through Mababe gate and along the Magikwe sand ridge until we reach Savute. The park in northern Botswana is home to Africa’s largest elephant population. This night we camp in the wilds of Africa. After a typical African cuisine dinner, we’ll have a talk from our local guide and hear some of their stories.
DAY 6 KASANE After breakfast, the road takes us out of the National park and north to Kasane. In Kasane we reach our next overnight stop. After a sumptuous lunch, we’ll depart for an amazing sunset boat cruise on the Chobe River, where we’ll glide slowly through the side channels of the river.
DAY 7 VICTORIA FALLS After breakfast, you’ll be transferred by shuttle bus to your hotel near Victoria Falls. We then cross the border into Zimbabwe where you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy a walk to the majestic Victoria Falls. This spectacular, and one of the world’s largest, waterfall is surrounded by paradisiac beautiful nature – tropical rainforest and great wildlife.
DAY 8 VICTORIA FALLS – DEPARTURE After breakfast, the Land Rover team will transfer you to the airport.