If watching nature shows on TV has gotten a little stale, try getting up close with the wildlife of Southern Africa instead. With a maximum group size of 9, you’ll immerse yourself in the best of Africa’s wildlife, visiting the top national parks and private reserves of the region. We also explore the many different faces of culture. Have dinner with a local family, visit a local school project and participate in a homestay along the Chobe River. Prepare for amazement.
Arrival transfer. Orientation tour of Cape Town and Cape Point including Boulders Beach. Traditional Braai dinner. Panoramic Route scenic drive. Kruger National Park entrance fee with game drive in an open vehicle. Visit a local village and Planeterra-supported school. Timbavati Private Nature Reserve entrance fee with game drives in open safari vehicles. Dinner with a local Afrikaans family. Tour of Victoria Falls. All National Park and game reserve entrances in Botswana. Chobe River homestay. Open vehicle game drives in Chobe National Park, Khwai River and Moremi area. Okavango Delta 2-night houseboat excursion with game viewing and bird watching. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
21 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 11 dinners. (Allow USD450-575 for meals and drinks not included.)
Comfort hotels (11 nts), homestay (1 nt), lodge/chalet (2 nts), comfort tented camps (5 nts), houseboat (2 nts).
Flight, air-conditioned touring vehicle, open safari vehicle, 4×4 vehicle, van, walking, boat.
Chief Experience Officer (CEO) in Cape Town, CEO/driver for Kruger portion, local G representative in Livingstone, CEO/driver in Botswana.
Small group experience; Max 9, Avg 6.