Botswana/Kruger Adventure Safari (28 March - 2 April 2017)

 

ITINERARY 

(subject to change)

DAY 1: MAKGADIKGADI PANS NATIONAL PARK (Botswana)-28 MAR 2017

Depart Johannesburg 1145 and arrive Maun 13.15

Upon arrival in Maun one of our guides will be waiting to transfer us to the Kalahari. We arrive to the stunning view over the Boteti River where wildlife concentrates to drink and elephants spend hours swimming and playing. 

The Okavango’s deep Boteti River gorge is a unique environment of riverine habitat that snakes its way through the Kalahari. This creates a rich diversity of wildlife all year round. Enjoy a boat cruise or a sunset drink on the floating hide deck - a twenty five square metre floating vessel giving the perfect wildlife viewing opportunity along the river banks.

Our Accommodations all have twin rooms with all meals, local beverages and safari activities included. 

DAY 2: MAKGADIKGADI PANS NATIONAL PARK - 29 MAR 2017

Enjoy a full day game viewing in the Kalahari with our ranger. The annual migration of Wildebeest and Zebra, the last migration in Southern Africa, should be in full swing in March as the animals search for new grass.

The Makgadikgadi Pans National Park covers an impressive 4900 square kilometer area and is brimming with natural wonders including the largest tree in Africa, a world famous 5300-year-old Baobab. The area is renowned for its massive herds of wildebeest and zebra which migrate to the park in mass followed by a variety of predators including lion, cheetah and hyena. 

DAY 3: Mpumalanga LOWVELD - 30 MAR 2017

Enjoy a morning walk with the local Bushmen. The Bushman nature walking activity enhances the variety of wildlife safari experiences available to our guests while at the same time maximizing sustainable benefits to the people of Botswana

We are then transferred to the Maun Airport for your flight, via Johannesburg, to Nelspruit.

Depart Maun at 14.00, arriving in Johannesburg at 15.40.

Depart Johannesburg at 18.05, arriving in Nelspruit at 18.55

Transfer to our host hotel, 15 minutes.

Accommodations all have twin rooms with dinner and breakfast included. 

DAY 4: KRUGER PRIVATE RESERVE - 31 MAR 2017

After breakfast we set off for the Kruger Park. Enjoy a morning game driving through the Kruger Park. The southern part of the Kruger is renowned for its big cat sightings, so keep your eyes peeled.

Arrive at our Safari camp in time for lunch before heading out on your afternoon game drive with your ranger and tracker.

Accommodation include twin luxury tents with all meals and safari activities included. 

DAY 5: KRUGER PRIVATE RESERVE - 1 APR 2017

Enjoy morning and afternoon/sunset game drives. Today offers early morning and afternoon/sunset game drive safaris where one can enjoy sightings of the Big 5 and other wildlife in the region. 

DAY 6: DEPARTURE - 2 APR 2017

You are transferred to the Hoedspruit Airport for your flight to Johannesburg.

Depart Hoedspruit at 12.00, arriving into Johannesburg at 13.00

 

**Photo's of what you can expect in terms of scenery and accommodations are linked here: https://1drv.ms/f/s!ApVvjjHeET_agZAVo57oWsif-PWIkw