On this 8-day luxury safari, you will explore Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe and have a luxury tented camp experience in Botswana. Enjoy Big Five game viewing, bespoke tented camps in game-rich settings, and seeing the world-famous Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe, which is 1 of the 7 Wonders of the World.
Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe) & Botswana Itinerary
Day 1 –Arrive at Victoria Falls Airport. You will be met and transferred by road to Ilala Lodge Hotel where you will spend 2 nights. Ilala Lodge Hotel is located only 8 minutes away from the spectacular Victoria Falls. A family run hotel, Ilala has 73 stylish, spacious rooms that offer the ultimate in comfort and luxury.
Ilala Lodge suite
Day 2 – Ilala Lodge Hotel takes its cuisine seriously, offering culinary delights at its on-site Palm Restaurant. The restaurant offers a magnificent à la carte menu for breakfast, lunch and dinner with South Africa’s finest wines, cocktails and artisan gins. The al-fresco dining experience under the starlit African sky is also an epic experience.
Follow in the footsteps of David Livingstone aboard the Ra-Ikane boat on the mighty Zambezi River. Named after his instrumental guide, the boat represents the grace of a bygone era honouring the rich history of Victoria Falls and its explorers, adventurers and heroes.
Ilala Lodge, proximity to the Victoria Falls
Day 3 – Today you’re leaving the beautiful Ilala Lodge Hotel behind you and are on your way to the Okavango Delta. You will take a 2 hour road transfer to Kasane International Airport where you will be met and transferred by light aircraft to Seba Camp, Okavango Delta, for 2 nights. You’ll be spending 2 nights at this tranquil and luxurious mobile tented camp.
This is a “combination” Okavango Delta destination, which means that you will be able to experience both land- and water-based wildlife activities. Your experienced guides will take you on game drives, boat safaris as well as nature walks (if you’re brave enough!).
Okavango Delta mokoro
Seba Camp, accommodation
Day 4 – As the camp is located next to a lagoon, there will be a lot of wildlife for you to see! Game viewing at Seba Camp is excellent, with lions and leopards, a chance to see roan, and hyena cubs. Children can enjoy bush cooking lessons or photography classes.
Seba Camp pool and deck
Day 5 – At a time to be confirmed by camp management you will be transferred by light aircraft from Seba Camp to Kwetsani Camp, Okavango Delta where you will spend 3 nights. This stunning tented camp is situated in the middle of Okavango Delta’s Jao Reserve. It sits on a verdant island and surrounded by floodplains. Both land- and water activities are available and you can explore the rich wetlands by boat or mokoro. Spot hippos, crocodiles, red lechwes and rare sitatungas, elephants, lion and leopards.
Kwetsani Camp, tent interior
Kwetsani Camp surrounded by palm trees
Day 6 – Kwetsani Camp has 5 luxurious en-suite treehouses that are made from canvas, wood, and glass, each with a furnished bedroom and lounge. The entire camp is raised on stilts over the floodplains; so the dining room, lounge, decks and pool have sweeping views of the bush. Each day you can enjoy game viewing, night drives, boating, birding, mokoro excursions and star gazing.
Kwetsani Camp, the deck
Day 7 – This is your last day and night at Kwetsani Camp.
Day 8 – At a time to be confirmed by camp management you will be transferred back to the airstrip for your return light aircraft flight to Kasane Airport. You will catch your connecting flight back to OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg.
Kwetsani Camp, game drives
- 2 nights Ilala Lodge Hotel, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
- Includes accommodation in Standard Room, breakfast, transfer from Victoria Falls International Airport & transfer from Ilala Lodge Hotel to Kasane International Airport (Botswana)
- 2 nights Seba Camp, Okavango Delta, Botswana
- 3 nights Kwetsani Camp, Jao Concession, Okavango Delta, Botswana:
- Included at both above camps: Luxury tented accommodation, all meals, twice daily scheduled camp activities, park fees, laundry and all local drinks & all road and air transfers RETURN from/to Kasane Airport, Botswana
- OR Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg) to Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
- Kasane Airport (Botswana) to OR Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg)Request Quote!