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Botswana Highlights

From £1705 for 9 days
Trip Overview
Containing in its borders the world's largest salt pans, inland delta and number of elephants, Botswana has plenty to boast about. Taking in also Zimbabwe's Victoria Falls and Namibia's Zambezi region, this trip celebrates both the natural and cultural highlights of Botswana. Stay in a lodge overlooking a watering hole frequented by elephants, jump in jeeps and set out on game drives in Chobe National Park, paddle through the Okavango Delta in a traditional dug-out canoe, and be welcomed into the villages of the Hambukushu and Xwe people. If it's a diversity of landscapes, wildlife and cultures you're after, then this is ultimate trip.
Essential Info
Starts: Victoria Falls
Ends: Victoria Falls
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Discovery, Wildlife
Trip Code: IUBSZ
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Botswana, Namibia, Zimbabwe
What's Included

Meals

8 Breakfasts included
2 Lunches included
2 Dinners included

Transport

Private Vehicle,Boat,Mokoro

Accommodation

Hotel (2 nights),Lodge (4 nights),Basic Lodge (2 night)

Trip Highlights

•   Stay in a thatched tree house situated right on the edge of the Kavango River. It's designed specifically so you can see the sunrise through your toes from bed!

•   Glide through the wildlife-filled waterways of the Okavango by mokoro

•   Seek out elephant on a 4x4 game drive through Chobe National Park, home to Africa's most abundant herds

•   Be welcomed into the villages of native Xwe Bushmen

•   Stay in comfortable meru-style permanent tents raised on wooden platforms in the Okavango Delta Pan Handle

Dates & Availability
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Departing: 19th Feb 2020
Returning: 27th Feb 2020
£1,705pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 8th Apr 2020
Returning: 16th Apr 2020
£1,705pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 6th May 2020
Returning: 14th May 2020
£1,770pp
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Departing: 3rd Jun 2020
Returning: 11th Jun 2020
£1,860pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 17th Jun 2020
Returning: 25th Jun 2020
£1,840pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 1st Jul 2020
Returning: 9th Jul 2020
£1,930pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 8th Jul 2020
Returning: 16th Jul 2020
£1,875pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 22nd Jul 2020
Returning: 30th Jul 2020
£1,985pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 5th Aug 2020
Returning: 13th Aug 2020
£1,930pp
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Availability: Good
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Itinerary & Notes
Mhoro! Welcome to Zimbabwe. Your adventure begins today with a welcome meeting at 6 pm, if you arrive early, check out some of the optional activities around Victoria Falls. The Zimbabwe side of the falls offers the broadest view of this colossal natural wonder. Scenic helicopter flights are incredible – if you opt for one, choose Zambezi Helicopter Company (CAA Zimbabwe), the only operator Intrepid endorses. After the welcome meeting, why not get to know your fellow travellers over a group dinner.
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