This 7 day Chobe & Okavango Delta Honeymoon tour is the classic Botswana romantic safari, adding legendary destinations to a tour dedicated to celebration and love in the wilderness.
Accommodation: Mid range accommodation with en-suite facilities
Activities: Game drives, boat cruises, mokoro safaris (canoes) and walking safaris and fishing
Destinations: Chobe and Okavango Delta
Seasonal: Peak during June – October, best birding November – April
Classic Chobe & Okavango Delta Safari Package
This safari tour celebrates the alure of Africa in some of the most beautiful areas of Botswana. Set up for travellers wanting to experience the magic of Africa in safari camps that this country is renowned for.
Activities cater to those who want to select what they do and at what pace. You can relax and savour each day on this safari. Botswana, with its wide skies, plentiful wildlife and intimate safari lodges where the ideal revolves around personal attention.
This Under African Sky Safari tour will ensure the ultimate African experience. You and your loved ones can create memories to last a lifetime.
Day 1: Travel to Chobe in BotswanaView Lodge
Today you will arrive in Kasane and will be transferred to your safari lodge on the Chobe River for your 2 night stay. There will be time for an afternoon activity, experiencing the wildlife of the Chobe on a game drive or romantic boat cruise. You return to your safari lodge for cocktails before a candlelit dinner with the sounds of the African night serenading you.
Day 2: Spot wildlife as you cruise along the Chobe RiverView Lodge
The lodge is outside the National Park and it will be an early start this morning. Today you will explore the Chobe National Park, famous for its large herds of Elephants, on game drives and romantic boat cruises or you may choose to do some fishing for the legendary Tiger fish. You could also decide on a morning activity to the Victoria Falls, which is a short drive across the border. During the heat of the day, a cruise out on the river for a spot of fishing and just being in nature is the perfect siesta time. The afternoon activity will be the best time for a boat cruise leading into a sunset cruise, to experience the magic of the Chobe River. The birdlife in the area is exceptional even for those who have never been interested in birds before.
Day 3: Fly over the Okavango DeltaView Lodge
Today you will fly over the vast interior of the Northern Botswana wilderness as you head to your bush camp deep in the Okavango Delta where you spend the next 2 nights. There will be time for an afternoon activity exploring this unique wetland. Activities here are water-based and include boat cruises, makoro safaris (guided canoeing) and walks on the islands.
Day 4: Explore the Okavango Delta waterwaysView Lodge
Today you may choose to do a full day outing which includes a makoro ride, walking and enjoying a picnic on the islands, or you may want a morning activity and some time to rest up in the heat of the day. The afternoon activity will take you out into the heart of the Delta once more where your guide will share this unique place with you. There is no better way for a romantic interlude in Africa than on a dugout canoe with your loved one, enjoying the wonders of this pristine area.
Day 5: Embark on a night game driveView Lodge
Another light aircraft flight takes you to your next stop on your Botswana honeymoon safari. You will arrive at your new camp in time for lunch and some downtime. In the late afternoon embark on a guided game drive that lasts until after dark allowing you a glimpse into the nocturnal life of the Okavang Delta. You cross beautiful floodplains and pass intimate islands where you may stop off en-route to enjoy a drink at sunset. You will be spending the next 2 nights here, enjoying the extraordinary peace of this unbelievable place.
Day 6: Get close to natureView Lodge
Activities here include game drives, nature walks, boat cruises and dugout canoe rides – but such is the beauty of the place that you may decide to spend your time just taking in the soul of the Okavango. Here you set your own pace as time is of no importance.
Day 7: Say farewell to the Okavango Delta
There will be time for some last reflections of your Botswana honeymoon safari before a flight to Maun to catch your onward flight to Johannesburg and beyond.
Rates & Prices
- Round trip flights from/to Johannesburg
- All road and light aircraft air transfers between airport and camps / lodges
- 6 nights accommodation in mid range accommodation in Chobe and Okavango Delta
- All meals including breakfast, lunch & dinner
- Teas and coffees
- Local branded drinks (alcoholic and non alcoholic) from day 3 onwards
- Scheduled activities including open safari game drives, mokoro canoe excursions, sunset cruises, walking safaris and fishing
- Laundry service on most days
- Emergency medical evacuation
- Premium drinks not mentioned above
- Optional activities and extras to be settled direct