This 5-day Premier Romantic Retreat Chobe and Okavango tour highlights top wildlife destinations of Chobe and Moremi in Botswana, taking the best of each area into one safari.
Includes flights: Johannesburg – Kasane, and Maun – Johannesburg.
Accommodation: Premier award-winning safari accommodation
Activities: Game drives, boat cruises, spa treatments, mokoro rides (in season)
Destinations: Moremi, Chobe National Park
Seasonal: All year round with a peak from June to October
Premier Romantic Retreat to Okavango and Chobe
Take the best of African wildlife combine it with legendary areas and the ultimate in service and you have the perfect combination on this Retreat to Romance Safari package. This is African Romance at its most luxurious, adding up to a Botswana safari tour of exceptional standards.
Chobe and Moremi are legendary names in safari circles and this Retreat to Romance takes in the best of both these places. Game drives, boat cruises and dugout canoe safaris allow the complete way to experience a romantic African getaway.
Adding to the romance is the opportunity for body treatments and wellness activities whilst looking out over the floodplains of Africa’s great wilderness areas. Surrender to the moment and enjoy quality time together in harmony with your surroundings.
Travel from Johannesburg to the DeltaView Lodge
Today you will head south into the heart of the Moremi Game Reserve in the Okavango Delta. Many refer to the area you will be spending the next 2 nights in as the predator capital of Africa, but the area is also a place of immense natural beauty. You will arrive in time for lunch and a swim before the afternoon game drive
Day 2: Open floodplains and woodlandsView Lodge
An early wake up call signals a day of unbelievable natural drama, which starts while you sip on your early morning coffee. The wildlife viewing is of the best on the continent, with surprises at every turn. This area of open floodplains and riverine woodlands provides the perfect habitat for a diversity of wildlife. Your game guide will enrich the experience before returning to the safari lodge for brunch. The afternoons may be enjoyed relaxing around the pool, having a treatment or just resting in the comfort of your room. Afternoon tea precedes the late drive where you will search for the animals that have eluded you so far. Mokoro trips (canoeing) may also be offered in season.
Day 3: Light aircraft flight from Okavango to ChobeView Lodge
After breakfast a light aircraft flight will take you from the Delta to Kasane. From there a short scenic road transfer takes you to your safari lodge which is perched high above the floodplains of the Chobe River. The view from the lodge is endless and you will enjoy your first meal before heading out on an afternoon activity to take in the drama of the Chobe River ecosystem.
Day 4: Thrilling game viewing in ChobeView Lodge
The activities start early today as you head out to explore the wilderness and its wildlife. The guides are exceptional and will add a great deal to your Safari. The Chobe River has highlights throughout the year with Africa’s greatest Elephant concentrations during the dry season from June to October and some of the best birding in Africa during the wet season. You may choose to relax during the heat of the day, opt for a treatment in the exceptional wellness spa or head out on a motorboat to explore the Chobe River. Many animals come down to drink during the hot hours of the day and viewing these from a boat is a unique experience. The afternoon activity will take in a sun-downer before returning to the safari lodge for a romantic private dinner.
Day 5: Farewell to Botswana
Last chance for one more amazing game drive before catching your onward flight to Johannesburg and beyond.
Rates & Prices
- One-way flight Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Airport – Kasane Airport
- One-way flight Maun Airport to Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Airport
- One-way road transfer Kasane – Chobe
- 2 nights luxury en-suite accommodation, Chobe area, on a fully inclusive basis
- Light aircraft flight from Kasane Airport to Moremi airstrip
- 2 nights luxury en-suite accommodation, Moremi / Okavango Delta, on a fully inclusive basis
- Light aircraft flight from Moremi airstrip to Maun Airport
- All meals & all beverages (alcoholic & non-alcoholic with exception of premium brands)
- All game viewing activities, park fees, laundry service
- Emergency medical evacuation insurance
- 2 nights luxury en-suite accommodation Moremi / Okavango Delta
- VAT and levies Botswana
- Optional extras to be settled direct