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Okavango Delta Mokoro, Excursion

Complete Desert and Delta

Okavango Delta Mokoro, Excursion

Complete Desert and Delta

Okavango Delta Mokoro, Excursion

Complete Desert and Delta
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Complete Desert and Delta

This tour takes you from Livingstone to Livingstone in 21 days. PDFGrab the Tour Dossier PDF .

Current Price

EUR 1935  Currency Converter + ZAR 1900 Local Payment EUR 175 Single Supplement (if needed)

Duration

21 days

Type

Small Group Tours, Camping Tours,

Accommodation

Camping

Tour Summary

This tour combines all the highlights of Namibia, Etosha, the Namib Desert and Spitzkoppe with the Okavango Delta and the famous Victoria Falls.

 

Which departure date suits you best?

Tour Code

LL21-14

A day-by-day breakdown of what to expect and where you'll be staying.


Complete Desert and Delta

Day 1, Livingstone

Our day is at leisure to explore the town of David Livingstone and experience some of the many activities.

Day 2, Livingstone

With a day full of adventure, be sure not to miss the Bungee from Victoria Falls bridge, World class White Water rafting or abseil down Batoka Gorge. For the less adventurous there is horse back safaris, elephant back safaris, and the ever popular 'Flight of the Angels'.

Complete Desert and Delta

Day 3 to 4, Livingstone to Caprivi Strip

From Livingstone we enter the Caprivi Strip. A narrow strip of Namibian land extending between Zambia, Botswana and Zambia. We explore this remote region which hosts a variety of animal and bird species due to the proximity to many large rivers.

Day 5, Caprivi Strip to Rundu

Along the Kavango river we travel directly west. Local crafts and carvings are a common sight as we travel past villages with grass huts.  

Complete Desert and Delta

Day 6, Rundu to Etosha National Park

We arrive at Etosha National Park in the late afternoon. Etosha is Namibia's major nature reserve, covering over 22 000 square kilometres with a large variety of animal and bird species. The park is situated around the Etosha Pan, and has a network of gravel roads that enables us to get to far & remote areas of the park.

Day 7, Etosha National Park

A full day of game drives and waterhole viewing as we try to catch a glimpse of some of the plains game and Big 5 that reside in Etosha National Park.

Complete Desert and Delta

Day 8, Etosha National Park to Brandberg

From Etosha we travel south to the Ugab wilderness area where we find Brandberg (Burning Moutain). We explore the mountains and visit the White Lady rock painting. 

Day 9, Brandberg to Spitzkoppe

We move south towards the huge granite domes of Spitzkoppe and travel through beautiful desert landscapes. Spitzkoppe has a mysterious feel and always reward with magnificent sunsets.

Complete Desert and Delta

Day 10, Spitzkoppe to Swakopmund

Today we head for Swakopmund, an old German colony founded in 1892. Rest in the excellent coffee shops, restaurants & bars, browse the craft shops selling Namibian curios or check out the museum, aquarium or art galleries. Otherwise take a quiet walk along the beach and get ready for some adrenaline pumping activities!

Day 11, Swakopmund

A leisure day today to get the feel of this quaint German town sandwiched between the edge of a massive dune field and the ocean. Take on some adventure activities or relax in a cafe on the beachfront.

Complete Desert and Delta

Day 12, Swakopmund to Sesriem

Today we head south, past Walvis Bay enroute to Sesriem. Close by and surrounded by a sea of sand dunes, is Sossusvlei. The top of the dunes, some over 300m high, offers fantastic views of the desert. We spend the afternoon exploring and can enjoy the glorious sunset from the top of a big dune should the weather permit.

Day 13, Sesriem to Sesriem via (Sossusvlei)

An early start as we enter into the park and head for Dune 45. Clamber to the top for a stunning high-point view over the dunes. We continue to Sossusvlei and from here you will have your own free time to explore the vlei or the surrounding area. Stunning photographic opportunities are available in the dunes so bring those cameras!!

Complete Desert and Delta

Day 14, Sesriem to Windhoek

After watching the sunrise across this beautiful area we leave the serenity of the dunes and head north to Windhoek.

 

Day 15, Windhoek to Central Kalahari

We cross into Botswana and overnight in the heart of the Kalahari which is home to bushmen with fascinating bush survival skills.

Complete Desert and Delta

Day 16, Central Kalahari to Maun

Further into Botswana we stop in Maun in preparation for our Okavang Delta Excursion.

Day 17, Okavango Delta

Today is a free day for you to spend at your leisure. The variety of optional activities range from game walks to swimming. Relax and take in the beauty of your surroundings.

Complete Desert and Delta

Day 18, Okavango Delta

Early morning and late afternoon game walks give you time in the middle of the day to relax, chill out and enjoy your surroundings. Why don't you have a go at poling your own mokoro? It is not as easy as it looks!

Day 19, Okavango Delta to Makgadikgadi Pans

From the lushness of the Delta we travel east to the vastness of the Makgadikgadi Pans.

Complete Desert and Delta

Day 20, Makgadikgadi Pans to Chobe National Park

Travelling north we enter the Chobe National Park- famous for its herds of Elephant. We camp in the park and enjoy Africa at its best.

Day 21, Chobe National Park to Livingstone

We take the Kazangula Ferry and make our way across the Zambian border to Livingstone.

Meals included in your tour cost

20 Breakfasts, 17 Lunches, 12 Dinners


Highlights included in your tour cost

Complete Desert and Delta

Chobe Sunset Boat Cruise

Chobe River
Blazing sunsets
Up close to wildlife
Huge Elephant herds
Prolific bird life


Complete Desert and Delta

Okavango Delta Mokoro Excursion

Ultimate Wilderness
Flaming Sunsets
Makoros and Polers
Campfire stories
Bush walks


Complete Desert and Delta

Sossusvlei Guided Walk

Stunning scenery
Knowledgeable Guides
Sand dune environment
Interesting, entertaining and educational
Worlds oldest desert


There are 9 optional activities available on this trip.

Prices shown are approximate

Tour Starts Tour Ends Price Enquire or Add to Backpack

15 Jun 2014

05 Jul 2014

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13 Jul 2014

02 Aug 2014

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27 Jul 2014

16 Aug 2014

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10 Aug 2014

30 Aug 2014

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07 Sep 2014

27 Sep 2014

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21 Sep 2014

11 Oct 2014

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05 Oct 2014

25 Oct 2014

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19 Oct 2014

08 Nov 2014

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02 Nov 2014

24 Nov 2014

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30 Nov 2014

20 Dec 2014

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28 Dec 2014

17 Jan 2015

EUR 1935 + ZAR 1900

ROUTE INFO AND LOGISTICS

This tour goes through: Livingstone, Etosha National Park, Spitzkoppe, Swakopmund, Windhoek & 8 other destination(s) in Africa.

TOUR DETAIL

Crew: 2 crew (including cook)
Vehicle: Overland Truck
Other: Sleeping mat included

Recent Feedback

Left quoteThe highlight of my trip had to be Gweru in Zimbabwe, it was my idea of paradise. So much to do there with the animals and the location of it was just beautiful!Right quote

Anne B (27) from Ireland

Left quoteThe trip was great! A very relaxed ride in a mokoro, followed by camping in the Okavango Delta and watching the animals on the islands was awesome!Right quote

Michael & Silke from Germany

Left quoteI loved every millisecond of the entire trip... Guess what I did in Swakopmund? I skydived out of a plane - woohoo was that AWESOME :-)Right quote

JoJo E (61) from Switzerland

Left quoteFinally home and had a great time…. I loved the shark diving, Sossusvlei and Himba people. Saw Lions, a Leopard, Elephants, Giraffes, everything really! Thanks for…Right quote

John E from Canada

Left quoteI did not believe in god till i visited Chobe National Park.Right quote

Juca from Uruguay

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