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Chobe National Park, Botswana

Victoria Falls to Johannesburg via Botswana

Chobe National Park, Botswana

Victoria Falls to Johannesburg via Botswana

Chobe National Park, Botswana

Victoria Falls to Johannesburg via Botswana
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Victoria Falls to Johannesburg via Botswana

This tour takes you from Victoria Falls to Johannesburg in 11 days. PDFGrab the Tour Dossier PDF .

Current Price

ZAR 5590  Currency Converter + USD 365 Local Payment Single Supplement (if needed)

Duration

11 days

Type

Camping Tours,

Accommodation

Camping

Tour Summary

This short tour combines game viewing in 3 national parks with the many adrenaline activities in Victoria Falls. A great taste of Africa, you'll be back for more!

 

General Notes

Your arrival airport transfer and pre-trip accommodation in a dorm bed is included in your trip price. Please advise flight details to book transfers - flight number, route, date and time.

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Tour Code

VFJ11-11

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


Victoria Falls to Johannesburg via Botswana

Day 1, Victoria Falls

Today you will have a chance to do a few of the optional activities on offer in this adventure paradise. The Falls can be seen from many viewing points in the Victoria Falls Park or from the Zambian side. You will have many photo opportunities. Bungee jumping enthusiasts can take the plunge from the Zambezi Bridge, which connects Zambia and Zimbabwe and the White water rafting is considered world class. Also, flights over the Vic Falls and the islands are available.

Day 2, Victoria Falls to Chobe National Park

This morning we depart Victoria Falls and after a short drive cross the border of Zimbabwe into Botswana. We set up camp for the night at the banks of the Chobe River and prepare for our first night under Botswana's star-filled skies. Chobe is renowned for the large herds of elephant around the Chobe River so bring plenty of spare film!

Victoria Falls to Johannesburg via Botswana

Day 3, Chobe National Park to Maun via (Nata)

Today, after an early morning start, we travel to Maun - the base camp for the Okavango Delta region. We pass by the stark and endless-looking Makgadikgadi Pans so keep an eye out for Elephant and Giraffe as well as birdlife.

Day 4, Maun to Okavango Delta

You have the opportunity to take a 3 day / 2 night excursion into the Delta. You travel in local transport and then in mokoros, the local dug out canoes, which are poled by local guides through the winding waterways. These local canoes are a perfect way to navigate this waterway wonder - the biggest inland Delta in the world. Your guides will select a place out in the bush to set up camp. An afternoon game walk will allow you to experience the Delta wilderness in all its glory.

Victoria Falls to Johannesburg via Botswana

Day 5, 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.

Day 6, Okavango Delta to Maun

Today we return to Maun, however, you will have the chance for an early morning game walk before packing up camp. There is also the option of a scenic flight over the Delta in the afternoon - the best way to appreciate the expanse of waterways you have travelled through.

Victoria Falls to Johannesburg via Botswana

Day 7, Maun to Francistown

Today we arrive in Francistown after a long day's drive. It is a town that has expanded into a retail and wholesale shopping mecca. We will stop to stock up with supplies for the next few days.

Day 8, Francistown to Polokwane

We cross the border into South Africa and drive through the Northern Province, crossing lowveld and highveld. We spend the night at a campsite along the way as we head for the world famous Kruger National Park.

Victoria Falls to Johannesburg via Botswana

Day 9, Polokwane to Kruger National Park

This morning we set off to the Kruger National Park. We will spend the next two nights at our campsite which is situated about 8km from Kruger Park's Numbi Gate. The evening is spent at leisure.

Day 10, Kruger National Park

The day is spent exploring the world renowned Kruger Park. 60km wide and over 350km long this conservation area has more than 23000 plant, 500 bird, 49 fish, 33 amphibian, 114 reptile and over 146 mammal species on record. You will have a full day game drive and then also the option of a night game drive.

Victoria Falls to Johannesburg via Botswana

Day 11, Hazyview to Johannesburg

After a delicious campfire breakfast, we start our journey to Johannesburg. We drive through amazing and ever changing scenery before entering Johannesburg and ending our trip.

Tour Starts Tour Ends Price Enquire or Add to Backpack

31 Aug 2014

10 Sep 2014

ZAR 5590 + USD 365

14 Sep 2014

24 Sep 2014

ZAR 5590 + USD 365

28 Sep 2014

08 Oct 2014

ZAR 5590 + USD 365

12 Oct 2014

22 Oct 2014

ZAR 5590 + USD 365

26 Oct 2014

05 Nov 2014

ZAR 5590 + USD 365

07 Dec 2014

17 Dec 2014

ZAR 5590 + USD 365

ROUTE INFO AND LOGISTICS

This tour goes through: Victoria Falls, Chobe National Park, Okavango Delta, Kruger National Park & 4 other destination(s) in Africa.

TOUR DETAIL

Crew: 3 crew (including cook)
Vehicle: Overland Truck

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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