Zebra Migration Safari

6 nights

SAFARI OVERVIEW

Every year, during the green season Botswana’s zebra migration takes place between the Okavango Delta and Makgadikgadi Pans. This migration is the second largest zebra migration in the world. Scattered herds can be seen throughout Okavango Delta and Makgadikgadi palm belt, near the slat pans where the mineral content of grass is said to be the highest.

On this majestic safari, you will have the opportunity to sight some of the herds. We recommend that you explore the diversity of Botswana on this wonderful safari itinerary as you take to the sky on a helicopter transfer, an unforgettable highlight on this safari.

The contrast of the lagoons and crystal-clear waterways of the delta to the expansive salt pans and open grasslands of Nxai Pan is best seen from above. This aerial viewpoint offers an amazing perspective and the opportunity to take great photographs. If you’re lucky enough you might see the zebra migration from the air.

Come experience a unique green season safari in Botswana!

3 Nights Khwai Bush Camp |  3 Nights Migration Expeditions

Safari starts and ends in Maun, Botswana.

6 Nights

From USD 3,564 per person sharing

Destinations Visited
  • Botswana

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Rates

Dec 2021 - Mar 2022

Migration Season

USD 3,564 per person sharing

Per Adult Single: USD 4,587
No Children under 16

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Itinerary breakdown

Khwai Bush Camp

Botswana

✈️: Maun International Airport to Khwai Community Area

Khwai Bush Camp, on the edge of the Moremi Game Reserve in Botswana, is nestled amongst a forest of sycamore and leadwood trees. A perfect welcome to the green season with dramatic afternoon thunderstorms which are expected to provide much needed relief to wildlife and vegetation. Migrant birds arrive in their flocks and predator hunts are common as vulnerable offspring are born. Experience the vastness of the landscape beyond with a helicopter transfer to the Nxai Pan.

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Migration Expeditions

Botswana

🚁: Khwai Community Area to Nxai Pan National Park

Migrations Expeditions, a semi-mobile seasonal camp has just six tents set on low decks enjoying the expanse of the Nxai pan area and the perfect spot to enjoy the zebra migration as tens of thousands of zebra arrive with the promise of new vegetation. With the new rains, many of the roads become inaccessible but the water wonderland that is experienced from the air is phenomenal. Waves of vibrant pink flamingos return to the drenched pan. Day trips to the 1,000-year-old cluster of trees known as Baines Baobabs form part of the exciting activities on offer.

🚐: Nxai Pan National Park to Maun International Airport

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Included & Excluded

Included in Rates:

  • Accommodation
  • All inter-camp transfers
    • Flight from Maun to Khwai Airstrip
    • Helicopter transfer Khwai Bush Camp to Nxai Pan National Park
    • Road transfer from Nxai Pan National Park to Migration Expeditions
    • Road transfer from Migration Expeditions to Maun
  • 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

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 some our camps 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.

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