South Africa/ Zimbabwe/ Botswana (15 Days)

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NEXT DEPARTURE: 
22 April 2017

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

• Blyde River Canyon, Bourkes Luck potholes, God's window
• Game drives & game walks in Timbavati Reserve (Greater Kruger National Park)
• Cultural excursion the Limpopo area
• Walks in Matopos National Park
• Game drives in Hwange National Park
• Victoria Falls
• Game drive & boat cruise on the Chobe River



Departure Dates

G = Guaranteed  •  NG = Not Guaranteed   FB = Fully booked
Tour Code Start Date End Date Seats Available Tour Status
KF4N  22 April 2017 06 May 2017 15 NG
KF5S  06 May 2017 20 May 2017 16 NG
KF6N  24 June 2017 08 July 2017 6 G
KF7S  08 July 2017 22 July 2017 14 G
KF8N  05 August 2017 19 August 2017 16 NG
KF9S  02 September 2017 16 September 2017 12 G
KF9N  16 September 2017 30 September 2017 14 G
KF10S  30 September 2017 14 October 2017 16 NG
KF10N  14 October 2017 28 October 2017 16 NG
KF11S  28 October 2017 11 November 2017 16 NG

Your Quick Tour Summary

OVERVIEW:

Accommodation: 14 nights accommodated in hotels / lodges / tented camps. All en-suite.
Meals: 14 breakfasts, 10 dinners. All lunches own account except where specified.
Group Size: 4-16 participants.
Pre/ Post Accommodation & Transfers: Transfer in Johannesburg on day 1 is included to Safari Club. All other pre or post accommodation and transfers may be pre-booked for Johannesburg & Kasane.
Important: This tour is recommended for healthy, active participants looking for an adventurous holiday.


ITINERARY: KF TOUR CODE
DAY 1: JOHANNESBURG
Clients are collected at ORT International Airport and transferred to the starting hotel. The day is free and the tour starts with a pre departure meeting at 18h00 in the reception of the hotel. Overnight at The Safari Club (or similar). (Accommodated. Dinner own account).
DAY 2: BLYDE RIVER

Departing Johannesburg after breakfast we proceed to the Lowveld to our accommodation overlooking the Sabie river. The afternoon can be spent relaxed in the extensive gardens in a hammock by a pool or watching hippos, crocodiles and other wildlife congregate at the river. Immerse yourself in a feast of culture with a night of Shangaan dance and an unforgettable African Banquet. Overnight at Hippo hollow country estate (or similar). (Accommodated - B. Dinner own account).
DAY 3/ 4: GREATER KRUGER NATIONAL PARK - TIMBAVATI PRIVATE RESERVE

The morning is spent viewing the spectacular Blyde River Canyon, Gods Window viewpoint and Bourkes Luck Potholes, en-route to the famous Timbavati Private Game Reserve situated in the Greater Kruger National Park. Shindzela tented safari camp provides guests with a true safari experience in a private game reserve - an ideal way to make the most of your Kruger safari holiday. Day 4 we enjoy a morning game drive and afternoon bush walk in search of the many animals inhabiting the reserve.
Overnight Shindzela Tented Camp (or similar). (Accommodated - B & D. Lunch on Day 4 included).
DAY 5/ 6: LIMPOPO PROVINCE via Kruger National Park

Up at sunrise we exit Timbavati and enter the Kruger National Park. A full day game drive is enjoyed as we traverse north, exiting the park through the Pafuri gate to our lodge in the Limpopo Province where we experience a taste of the local Venda culture. Day 6 we depart after breakfast for a full day cultural tour which includes a visit to a local village, school, clinic and a traditional lunch. Dinner is enjoyed in Venda style in the local village. Overnight Awelani Camp (or similar). (Accommodated - B & D. Lunch on Day 6 included)
DAY 7/ 8: MATOPOS NATIONAL PARK

An early departure takes us 2 hours to Beit Bridge border post where we cross into Zimbabwe. Entering Zimbabwe we travel to our lodge located on the edge of the World Heritage site - Matopos National Park. The following day is spent on a historic trek to Rhodes grave and walks to renowned caves and Bushman paintings. Our lodge is set within the large granite boulders of the Matopos.
Overnight Camp Amalinda (or similar). (Accommodated - B & D)
DAY 9/ 10: HWANGE NATIONAL PARK

Travelling through Zimbabwe we arrive early afternoon to Hwange National Park. We enjoy a late afternoon open 4x4 vehicle game drive in the private concession bordering Hwange National Park. The following morning we enjoy another game drive in the concession and in the afternoon relax at the lodge or an optional game drive (own expense). Overnight Ivory Lodge (or similar). (Accommodated - B & D)
DAY 11/ 12: VICTORIA FALLS "MOSI-OA-TUNYA" - THE SMOKE THAT THUNDERS

We arrive midday to Victoria Falls - without doubt one of the greatest and most spectacular sights in Africa (entrance own account). The days are free to browse the local markets and to experience the many optional activities on offer in the adrenalin capital of Africa including walks with lions, helicopter flights over the Falls, rhino walks, elephant back safaris, sunset boat cruise etc (own expense). Overnight A'Zambezi River Lodge (or similar). (Accommodated - B. Dinners own account)
DAY 13/ 14: CHOBE RIVER - KASANE

Crossing into Botswana we travel to Kasane and our lodge situated on the banks of the Chobe River. Chobe is famous for its beautiful scenery, magnificent sunsets and abundance of wildlife and birdlife. The following day is spent on an early morning Game drive in Chobe National Park and a sunset Game viewing boat cruise on the Chobe River. Overnight Chobe Safari Lodge (or similar).
(Accommodated - B & D)
DAY 15: KASANE

Tour ends after breakfast with transfer to Kasane Airport. (B)

*This itinerary will depend on local conditions.

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