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9 DAYS BOTSWANA ,NAMIBIA AND VICTORIA FALLS CAMPING TOUR

Price (2-24 Pax)

P/Person: USD 1785
Solo: USD 3213
9 days botswana ,namibia and victoria falls camping tour

Overview

  • DEPARTURE : This tour departs from Windhoek
  • COUNTRY(‘S) : Botswana
  • DESTINATIONS : Botswana Namibia and Victoria Falls Camping Tour
  • TOUR CODE:9C-BOT-NA-VICC-2
  • RETURN : Back to Windhoek in the Afternoon
  • PASSENGERS : Minimum 1 Traveler and a Maximum of 14 Travelers per group
  • STYLE : Camping Safari with all Equipment
  • MEALS : BB: Breakfast / L: Lunch / D: Dinner
  • VEHICLE : 2-3: Double Cab 4x4/ SUV
  • 4 - 7 guests: Toyota Quantum/Landcruiser with a purpose built trailer
  • 8-14 guests: Toyota Dyna truck (a modified safari vehicle) / Iveco Daily 24 Seater

Introduction


Accommodation Destination Basis Duration
Harnas Wildlife Foundation Kalahari North Camping 1 Night
DqaeQare San Lodge Ghanzi Camping 1 Nights
Guma Lagoon Camp Okavango Panhandle Camping 2 Nights
Camp Kwando Zambezi Region Camping 1 Night
Chobe Safari Lodge Chobe River Front Camping 2 Night
Victoria Falls Rest Camp Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe Camping 1 Night
Camp Nkwazi Livingstone Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe Camping 1 Night

Clients depart from Windhoek early morning towards DqareQare San lodge . They are picked from their accommodation and the tour start.

Ghanzi

Situated 300 kilometres southwest of Maun and just north of the Trans-Kalahari highway, which runs from Lobatse in Botswana to Walvis Bay in Namibia, the small town of Ghanzi is sometimes referred to as the 'Capital of the Kalahari'. It serves as the administrative centre of the Ghanzi district which covers a vast area of cattle ranches and farmland in the west of Botswana.TheGhanzi area has a number of lodges which focus on cultural tourism as well as wildlife viewing - here you can experience the fascinating world of the San Bushmen as they explain to you how they forage, hunt and find water in this harsh environment.

Overnight: DqaeQare San Lodge

DqaeQare San Lodge offers a unique Kalahari experience as it is owned and run by the San people (Bushmen). Set up as a social enterprise the Lodge supports the local San D'Kar community through employment and is a crucial project in the San's quest for cultural survival. As a guest of the San at DqaeQare you will enjoy all the benefits of the excellent accommodation, traditional cuisine and extensive adventure and cultural activities. The Lodge is located on 7500 hectare game farm owned by the San which includes a range of plains game from giraffe to warthog and including leopard, cheetah and brown hyena.

As a celebration of San culture, the community delight in sharing their culture and extraordinary knowledge of the Kalahari with guests through bush walks, traditional dancing, fire making, craft making, trapping and storytelling or experience everything and more over a full day Bushman Experience. Accommodation consists of 15 en-suite rooms and an extensive campsite under the Camel thorn tress. Wild camping on the farm is also possible or at the Far Campsite 10km south of the Lodge. Our excellent meals, often with wild foods sourced off the farm, can be booked by lodge guests and campers.


Activities Basis
Clients can have a day trip to visit the San tribe Clients can do a bush walk, Traditional Dancing with the san

Okavango Panhandle

Situated in the northwestern area of the Okavango Delta, the Panhandle is a stretch of the Okavango River that follows a more-or-less straight course for approximately 70 kilometres before entering the wetlands. This deep channel serves as the main water source feeding the delta and offers excellent tiger and bream fishing, while the surrounding woodlands and the river’s shallow waters teem with a myriad of birds. The Okavango Panhandle is dotted with several villages and serves as a gateway to the scenic Tsodilo Hills, some 40 kilometres west, with their various tribal cave paintings, some dating back as far as 20 000 years. There are also a number of well-established riverside camps that provide comfortable tourist accommodation. Visitors can enjoy excellent fishing, first-class birding, boating on the Okavango river and game viewing in the Mahangu National Park.

Overnight: Guma Lagoon Camp

Guma Lagoon Camp is situated in the Okavango Panhandle and is a bird watchers' haven.If you are a spin or fly fisherman, Guma offers a large varity of fish including the Tiger-fish.

The camp offers both self-catering and full board accommodation. Accommodation is provided in spacious canvas chalets, all en-suite and located on the edge and over looking the lagoon. Alternately we have seven campsites under shady tress with private ablutions.

Guma also offers overnight camping trips into the Okavango delta on either mokoros or Boats.

One can also explore the Okavango back waters at night with only a spot light and the stars as company.

Wanting to see the Okavango from the air, board the R44 Helicopter based at Guma and explore the wonders of the Delta from the air.


Activities Basis
Mokoro Trail Fishing

Zambezi Region

The Zambezi Region, also known as the Caprivi Strip, is the name given to the little finger of Namibia that extends eastwards between Angola and Botswana all the way across to Zimbabwe and creates the only spot on the planet where four countries meet. The region lies in the middle of one of Africa’s largest and most well-known game-viewing areas. The abundance of water supplied by the Zambezi, Okavango, Kwando and Chobe Rivers sustains a large variety of animal and bird species. There are four Namibian reserves and no fences preventing the animals from moving between the countries. Visitors can enjoy abundant game-viewing opportunities and soak up the natural splendour of this scenic region.

Overnight: Camp Kwando

Beautifully set on the banks of the Kwando River Camp Kwando is centred round a large thatched lapa which houses a restaurant and bar. The Camp has two room types, chalets near the reed beds of the river, and larger 'tree houses' built on stilts. Game drives and boat trips are on offer. Come capture the spirit of the African bush while sipping sundowners from the beautiful overhead deck and experience the thrill of the tiger fish and the hauntingly beautiful call of the African fish eagle


Activities Optional Basis
Game drive at Mudume National Park Boat trips, Fishing, Mokoro trails, Birding, Traditional Village visits Experience the cultural dance

Chobe River Front

The Chobe River forms the northern boundary of the Chobe National Park, renowned for its diverse and abundant game viewing opportunities. This section of the park is best known for its dense concentration of wildlife including elephant and hippo populations, but the waters attract all manner of game including large herds of buffalo and the lions that prey on them. A visit to this area guarantees close encounters with an array of African wildlife. Visitors can look forward to some exciting activities such as: driving along the game-dotted river banks in a 4WD; cruising along the river in a motorboat, spotting rare birdlife and for a unique, luxury safari experience, hire a houseboat.

Overnight: Chobe Safari Lodge

Chobe Safari Lodge is situated in Kasane on the banks of the Chobe River and shares a border with Chobe National Park. Right on the doorstep is the meeting of four African countries: Botswana, Namibia, Zimbabwe and Zambia. Chobe Safari Lodge therefore offers an excellent getaway location to Chobe, Victoria Falls or Caprivi.

The close proximity to Victoria Falls International Airport, Livingstone International Airport and Kasane International Airport makes it easily accessible, with daily road transfers or charter flights connecting all these airports with Chobe Safari Lodge. The lodge has been recently renovated; matching a magical lodge experience to the spectacular game viewing.


Activities Optional
Chobe game Drive Chobe boat cruise, Fishing, Mokoro trail excursions

Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Resting on the southern banks of the Zambezi River at the western end of the eponymous falls, this popular tourist town is compact enough to walk around and makes an ideal base for travellers exploring the seventh wonder of the world, the unfathomably vast Victoria Falls. About two thirds of the falls can be viewed from the Zimbabwean side and, while the falls are undoubtedly the star attraction, the area provides both adventure seekers and sightseers with plenty of opportunities to warrant a longer stay. Popular activities include scenic flights over the falls in helicopters or micro lights, bungee jumping off the Victoria Falls Bridge, white-water rafting (seasonal), and day trips to Chobe National Park. The town itself offers some excellent accommodation and restaurant options as well as an eclectic variety of African curios and authentic art sold by friendly Zimbabwean locals who are wonderfully welcoming and eager to help you enjoy your stay.

Overnight: Victoria Falls Rest Camp

Victoria Falls Self Catering and Camping Accommodation at the Vic Falls Restcamp is the best budget accommodation available in the Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. The Rest Camp is situated right in the middle of Victoria Falls town in Zimbabwe making it a perfect place to be based with all amenities within walking distance. The Restcamp is only 2 km from the falls making it the closest campsite to the Victoria Falls.

The security around the camp is a top priority with high stainless steel fences and electric fences making it first-class. The rest camp boasts numerous well maintained grass areas and an abundance of different varieties of trees making the surroundings in the camp very enjoyable. It makes this restcamp very popular for families as children have a safe and secure scenic environment to play in.


Activities Optional
Game Drive Victoria Falls Day trip, Bungee Jumbing, Canoeing

Livingstone (Victoria Falls)

One of the original natural wonders of the world, the Victoria Falls is a World Heritage Site and an extremely popular tourist attraction. Known locally as ‘The Smoke that Thunders’ this spectacle is accessible from both Zambia and Zimbabwe and it is an ideal place to combine game viewing and water sports. There is excellent fishing, a terrifying bungee jump and arguably the best commercial whitewater rafting in the world.

Overnight: Camp Nkwazi

Camp Nkwazi, is nestled on the banks of the mighty Zambezi river,+- 20 minutes drive from Livingstone. The river extends the length of the property and there are breathtaking views over the water with the sightings of a variety of game, rich and rare bird life with the likes of Fish Eagle, African Fin Foot, Pel’s Fishing Owl, African Paradise Flycatcher, Horn-Bill, King Fishers, Bee-eaters etc.etc. Fishing is good with the potential of catching a tiger or bream close to your chalet.

Camp Nkwazi is located close to the Mosi-OaTunya, Chobe and Kafue national parks and right opposite the Zambezi National Park.

Experience all the comfort you are entitled to without sacrificing the experience of being close to nature in either Camp Nkwazi’s 10 Luxury chalets, 13 luxury camp sites .

Each of the 10 luxury self-catering “tented” chalets are tastefully furnished and equipped with all the necessary utensils to ensure that you totally sink into comfort and relaxation at Camp Nkwazi.


Activities Optional
Game drive at Victoria Falls National Park White water rafting, Canoeing, Elephant back riding, Victoria falls tour

Terms and Conditions


  • A 40% deposit of the full amount due is required to confirm any reservation and is to be done by the agent or client by fax or e-mail.
  • The Company must receive the balance of the contract price no later than 40 days prior to departure. 3. If the Company does not receive the full contract price 40 days before the departure date, the Company may cancel the reservation and retain whatever deposit or other funds it has already received from the client or his agent.
  • The payment can be done via Bank Transfer or Online Credit Card Payment into Enrico's Tours and Safaris
  • Differences due to currency fluctuations will not be accepted by Enrico’s Tours & Transfers..
  • Namibian Dollar is not a international trading currency and will encounter larger handling fees due to conversions 7. Any cancellation of a confirmed booking must be done in writing (email) to the Company.
  • If the booking is cancelled, the following fees apply relative to the amount of notice given: >30 + days: Deposit forfeited 15-30 days: 50% of invoiced amount refunded 14 or less days: No refund
  • If the booking is cancelled, the following fees apply relative to the amount of notice given: >30 + days: Deposit forfeited 15-30 days: 50% of invoiced amount refunded 14 or less days: No refund
  • If a booking is changed to an earlier date than originally reserved, the Company will endeavour to change it. But if changed to a further date there will be a charge of 5% on invoice value.

    60 Days before tour 80% refundable of amount paid

    45 days before: 50% of invoiced amount refunded

    15 or less days: No refund

  • The Company reserves the right to increase the price of any tour prior to departure due to factors such as Fuel increase, new Government legislation, accommodation price increases, and fluctuations in exchange rates, etc
DqaeQare San Lodge

DqaeQare San Lodge (DAY: 1)


DqaeQare San Lodge offers a unique Kalahari experience as it is owned and run by the San people (Bushmen). Set up as a social enterprise...

Guma Lagoon Camp

Guma Lagoon Camp (DAY: 2-3)


Guma Lagoon Camp is situated in the Okavango Panhandle and is a bird watchers' haven.If you are a spin or fly fisherman,

Camp Kwando

Camp Kwando (DAY: 4)


Beautifully set on the banks of the Kwando River Camp Kwando is centred round a large thatched lapa which houses a restaurant and bar.

Chobe Safari Lodge

Chobe Safari Lodge (DAY: 5-6)


Chobe Safari Lodge is situated in Kasane on the banks of the Chobe River and shares a border with Chobe National Park.

Victoria Falls Rest Camp

Victoria Falls Rest Camp (DAY: 7)


Victoria Falls Self Catering and Camping Accommodation at the Vic Falls Restcamp is the best budget accommodation available in the Victoria Falls,

Camp Nkwazi

Camp Nkwazi (DAY: 8)


Camp Nkwazi, is nestled on the banks of the mighty Zambezi river,+- 20 minutes drive from Livingstone. The river extends the length of the property...

INCLUDE

  • Dune drive
  • Qualified professional driver guide
  • Vehicle / fuel
  • Park entrance fees as per itinerary
  • Passenger Liability 15%
  • VAT 2% Tourism Levy
  • Airport Transfers
  • 3 nights' accommodation
  • Accommodation, Breakfast and Dinner clients (as per itinerary)

EXCLUDE

  • Expenses of personal nature
  • Entrance fees not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Meals not mentioned
  • Drinks at lodges and on road
  • Optional excursions and activities
  • Tips for tour guides
  • International flights and airport taxes
  • Items not mentioned in the itinerary

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