Botswana Mobile Safari and Luxury Lodge

Looking for a touch of luxury as well as adventure? Highlights of the trip - Mobile Safari - Private Boat Cruise - Mokoro - Delta Boat Cruise - 4x4 Game drives - Pom Pom Luxury tented camp

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$3825 - $5225
Includes internal flights:
Yes
Length of safari:
11 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
Adventure safaris Big five Camping safaris Camping Birding safaris Birding Boating safaris Boating
*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
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This is a trip for those who want to experience the true bush as well as having the opportunity to pamper themselves with a touch of luxury. On arrival in Kasane you will start with a 3 hour private Chobe River Boat Cruise before heading out in to the bush on a 7 night mobile safari thought Chobe, Savute and Moremi.

Once you finish your explorations in the bush you will jump on a scenic flight over the Okavango Delta to Pom Pom Camp where you will spend your last 3 nights in a luxury tented camp emerging yourself in the Okavango Delta on game drives, mokoros and boat cruises.

A True Botswana Experience!

Chobe National Park Day 1-2

On arrival you will be met by the SGS Africa team to begin your mobile safari. You will meet your guide who take you for a private 3 hour boat cruise on the Chobe River before driving you into Chobe National Park in your private 4x4 open vehicle. Enjoy a cold drink and a light packed lunch on the way. You will arrive in camp in the afternoon where you can either relax and enjoy your new surroundings or proceed on a short game drive and a sundowner near the Chobe river. On Day 2 there will be an early wake up call followed by a light continental breakfast before you leave in a morning game drive to track animals large and small. You will return to camp, depending on what you find, for a light lunch/brunch. After this you can relax in camp and enjoy a siesta before heading off again in the afternoon around 3pm for another game drive before returning to camp for a hot bush shower and a meal under the stars in the evening. Along the Chobe riverfront the terrain is that of a typical riverine ecosystem. Away from the river we have mixed miombo and broadleaved woodland that harbours rich avifauna. Northern Chobe is famous for its huge elephant & buffalo herds, puku, kudu, Chobe bushbuck and hippo as well as diverse bird life. One could also hope to see: lion, leopard, wild dog, giraffe, waterbuck, zebra, impala.

 

Savute Days 3-4

An early start on Day 3 to break camp and drive to Savute in the southwest region of Chobe. As the back up team break camp for moving day, you can enjoy a short game drive in Chobe before meeting up again and driving towards Savute in convoy. The back up team will then go ahead to set up camp, while you stop for a pack lunch on the way. The drive is approximately 5 hours through community areas and then through the national park. After freshening up at your new camp you can go on a short game drive to explore your new surroundings. On Day 4 you have a whole day to explore Savute. An early start in the morning with a break in camp during the heat of the day for lunch and a rest, then back out in the afternoon ensures the best chances of seeing plentiful game. The Marsh in Savute is typical grassland surrounded by Acacia bush and stony outcrops.  Savute is famous for its lone elephant bulls, its lions and hyaenas as well as the zebra and wildebeest migrations. Other game one can hope to see include: giraffe, tsessebe, warthog, black-backed jackal, leopard, cheetah, bat-eared fox, impala, wild dog, kudu

 

         Moremi Game Reserve Day 5-7

Another early start to break camp and drive to Moremi Game Reserve. As the back up team break camp for moving day you can enjoy a short game drive before meeting up again and driving towards Moremi in convoy. The back up team will then go ahead to set up camp while you stop for a pack lunch on the way. The drive is approximately 4-6 hours through the national park and community areas depending on whether the private campsite is in Khwai region or the wetland Delta area. After freshening up at your new camp you can go on a short game drive to explore your new surroundings. On Days 6 and 7 you can explore Moremi Game Reserve and the Delta as well as taking a 2.5 hour mokoro trip up Sable Alley. Moremi is the protected extension of the Okavango Delta and offers a typical wetland system with grassy plains and pans surrounded by well-developed mopane forests and riverine woodland. Huge breeding herds of elephant are common as are lechwe, waterbuck, impala, hippos. One can also hope to see buffalo, giraffe, bushbuck, lion, wild dog, leopard, cheetah, black-backed and side-striped jackal, zebra, wildebeest, tsessebe, bush babies, fruit bats, sable, kudu, roan, steenbok, duiker, honey badger. The birdlife includes water birds as well as dry land birds.

 

Pom Pom Camp Okavango Delta Day 8-10

In the morning you will be picked up by Moremi Air and fly by light aircraft into the Okavango Delta to explore this diverse eco system for 3 Days. Pom Pom offers guests a traditional safari experience and the emphasis is on a personalized service combined with fantastic game viewing opportunities and expert guiding. The Camp is located on Pom Pom Island in a private concession situated in the heart of the Okavango Delta and on the head waters of the Xudum river system. The area lies on the western boundary of the Moremi Game Reserve and offers superb Okavango scenery and a true Okavango wilderness experience. Enjoy water and land based activities from this well positioned camp. Accommodation consists of nine luxury safari tents in true traditional safari style, all with full ensuite facilities and overlooking the Pom Pom lagoon. The tents are uniquely positioned under the shade of the surrounding trees. The main building is attractively designed and constructed of thatch and canvas and comprises lounge, communal dining area, bar and pool areas, as well as a gift shop.  The Okavango Delta is one of the last remaining unspoiled wilderness areas of Africa. The Delta is fed by the floodwaters of Central Africa and covers an area of some 16000 square kilometers. These waters fan out into the Okavango Delta forming a wetland system of beautiful palm-fringed channels, lagoons and islands that support a wealth of fauna and flora alike. Pom Pom provides a truly fantastic Delta experience in beautiful surroundings.

 

Day 11

Fly from your Delta camp to Maun airport by light aircraft for your onward travel arrangements.

 

 

Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.

  • Mobile Safari
  • Pom Pom Camp
  • Prices dependent on month of year

Safari and Guide Services

- We offer private/custom safaris
- We offer group tours/safaris
- Our main focus is: High-end safaris
- We book pre/post-safari attractions
T: +2676251754
Since: Nov 1994

Parks you will visit

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Animals you will see

African buffalo
African buffalo
African caracal
African caracal
Baboon
Baboon
Bat-eared fox
Bat-eared fox
Rhinoceros
Rhinoceros
Bushbaby
Bushbaby
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Activities you can do

Horseback riding
Horseback riding
Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Bush walks
Bush walks
Cultural / Tribal visits
Cultural / Tribal visits
Fishing
Fishing
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