Beautiful Botswana

9 nights

SAFARI OVERVIEW

Journey across Botswana, from Nxai Pan National Park to Khwai Concession and the Linyanti Enclave on this Beautiful Botswana safari. Light afternoon thunderstorms bring life to Nxai Pan and so too the zebra migration arrives. Watch as the landscape becomes alive with plains game and their young, Kalahari Lion and large elephants while out on a game drive. See the rare and endangered wild dogs in Khwai and relax on a morning mokoro through the Linyanti wetlands.

3 nights Migration Expeditions |  3 nights Linyanti Bush Camp  |  3 nights Khwai Leadwood

Safari starts and ends in Maun, Botswana.

9 Nights

From USD 4,986 per person sharing

Destinations Visited
  • Botswana

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Rates

Jan 2021 - Mar 2022

Migration Season

USD 4,986 per person sharing

Per Adult Single: USD 6,459
No Children under 16

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Itinerary breakdown

Migration Expeditions

Botswana

🚐: Maun International Airport to Nxai Pan National Park

This 6-tented safari camp has a homely feel, with its spacious living areas and rooms with en suite bucket showers. Botswana’s zebra migration sees zebras return to the Nxai Pan area every year during the December to March months. The area is also known for its herds of springbok, desert-adapted elephants, giraffe, oryx and wildebeest. Explore the area with morning and afternoon game drives, including a trip out to see the well known Baines Baobabs.

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Linyanti Bush Camp

Botswana

✈️: Nxai Pan National Park to Linyanti Wilderness Concession

Located on the northern border of Chobe National Park, is the Linyanti private concession, home to Linyanti Bush Camp. Swap the hustle and bustle of your daily life for an afternoon of peace by the Linyanti pool or take in the natural world on a mokoro safari or enjoy the migratory birds, that inhabit the area during these months, while on a game drive.

✈️: Linyanti Wilderness Concession to Khwai Community Area 

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Khwai Leadwood

Botswana

🚁: Linyanti Wilderness Concession to Khwai Community Concession

The Khwai Concession is known for its predators with its packs of wild dogs, lions, hyenas and resident leopards in the area. The river systems also makes for good sighting of aquatic birds, hippos and crocodiles. Situated in this wildlife haven is Khwai Leadwood. Experience the animals and surroundings of Khwai on morning and afternoon game drives or on a relaxing mokoro safari.

✈️: Khwai Community Area to Maun International Airport

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Included & Excluded

Included in Rates:

  • Accommodation
  • All inter-camp transfers (Starting and ending in Maun)
  • Road transfer Maun Airport to Nxai Pan
  • Helicopter transfer Nxai Pan to Khwai Leadwood
  • Light aircraft flight from Khwai Tented Camp to Linyanti Bush Camp
  • Light aircraft flight from Linyanti Bush Camp to Maun Airport
  • All meals
  • Tea, coffee, soft drinks, and alcoholic beverages, except premium imported spirits and champagne
  • Laundry
  • Morning, afternoon & night game drives, mokoro (subject to water levels), Khwai Village visits and outings to Baine’s Baobabs
  • In each of our itineraries, we also include an additional voluntary donation of USD50 which goes to certain Community Focus Projects, we are fundraising for.
  • USD20 for each bed night goes towards Conservation & Wildlife Fund (CWF) in Hwange National Park and towards Foundation projects in the Bumi Hills Area.

Excluded from Rates:

  • Visa Fees
  • International / Regional Flights
  • Travel Insurance
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Staff Gratuities
  • PCR tests

Activities

  • Game Drive

    Game drives are what gets us up in the morning in the African bush, they’re a great avenue for exploring the land in a safe and exciting way.

  • Mokoro

    Traditionally, the mokoro was the only form of transport through the waterways. Sail through the rivers and tributaries with our river guides in a dugout canoe.

  • Bird Watching

    Botswana’s boasts some of the best birding in Africa. Delight in spotting the Arnot’s chat, the Goliath heron or the majestic Long-crested eagle.

  • Scenic Helicopter Flight

    A half-hour scenic helicopter flight is included when you stay 3 nights or more at Linyanti Bush Camp from April to November.

Wildlife

Across these three destinations you’ll be able to see a variety of wildlife; from the zebra migration and Khalari lions in Nxai Pan to the packs of wild dogs in Khwai and migratory birds in Linyanti.

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