Flight - 1 night

Nxai Pan - 3 nights

Okavango Delta - 2 nights

Pom Pom Island - 3 nights

Flight - 1 night


Explore Botswana’s rich and unique landscapes teeming with some of the best wildlife that Africa has to offer and discover why this is Africa’s safari capital

Offering a diverse safari experience throughout the year, it’s no wonder Botswana is a top African safari destination, offering an extensive mix of plant and animal life as a result of different habitats in the delta. For the truly authentic Botswana experience, hop into a mokoro and glide through the waterways of the Delta to view elephants, hippos and the rare Red Lechwe. Botswana boasts beautiful sunsets, enjoy a front row seat on a boat cruise, sundowner safari or from your lodge.

The Okavango Delta represents one of the largest wetland wilderness, the river never reaches the sea – coming from Angola, it simply spills onto Botswana’s Kalahari sands and slowly dies. The life that it generates is something so special that every traveller must witness in their lifetime. When the floods arrive in May, the main channels – home to hippos, crocodiles and bream – find their way around lush grasslands. Between July and September over 200,000 animals migrate from the baking desert to this gigantic oasis. Lions, leopards, cheetahs and endangered wild dogs find sanctuary here alongside herds of wildebeests, buffaloes and zebras. The area hosts almost half the continent’s elephants during the flood.

Our properties are uniquely situated to afford our guests an unforgettable stay. Pom Pom Island in a private concession in the heart of the Okavango Delta and on the Xudum river system lies on the western border of Moremi Game Reserve with superb scenery and consistent game viewing. Nxai Pan National Park and its fossil pan, are well-known for its cheetah population but the biggest draw is the zebras that migrate to the area in the first months of the year – the second largest animal migration in Southern Africa.

Key Features

Wildlife & Natural Wonders
Jules Verne Sightseeing
No Single Supplement
Guaranteed Departure

Day 1 Fly overnight from Heathrow to Maun via Johannesburg.

Day 2 Fly to Nxai Pan Camp for three nights. The camp’s waterhole attracts a variety of wildlife and birdlife that can be viewed from your verandah. Afternoon game drive. (L, D)

Day 3 Full day game drive visiting the famous Baines’ Baobabs, immortalised in 1862 in paintings by the artist and adventurer Thomas Baines, a member of Livingstone’s expedition, indeed after 150 years, the trees look virtually the same – testament to their age. Enjoy a picnic lunch by these magnificent giants. (B, L, D)

Day 4 Bush walk with San bushmen tracker. Learn how they lived, hunted, gathered food, found water sources and medicinal plants. Afternoon game drive. (B, L, D)

Day 5 Morning game drive. Fly to Moremi Crossing at the Okavango Delta for two nights. Afternoon game viewing by mokoro (traditional canoe) on the channels of the Delta (game drive if water levels low). (B, L, D)

Day 6 Morning game walk. Free afternoon to enjoy the lodge’s unique setting and witness an amazing sunset. (B, L, D)

Day 7 Morning game drive or mokoro. Fly to Pom Pom Island in a private concession in the heart of the Delta. Sunset cruise. Three nights at Pom Pom Camp. (B, L, D)

Day 8 Morning and afternoon game drives. (B, L, D)

Day 9 Morning game drive or optional helicopter flight (15 mins each way) over the Delta and mokoro on the channels of the Okavango (£385, bookable locally). Depart at dawn for an epic adventure combining the thrill of a spectacular helicopter ride above the wilds of the Okavango with the serenity of the Delta’s most iconic activity, a mokoro safari. Experience the Okavango Delta in detail, gliding the craft gently past water lily pads and enjoy the sounds of nature while your mokoro guide propel the vessel through the water using a long pole called nkashi. Afternoon game drive. (B, L, D)

Day 10 Morning game drive. Fly to Maun for your return flight. (B)

Day 11 Arrive Heathrow.

  • Key
  • B - Breakfast
  • L - Lunch
  • D - Dinner


Some travel is on unmade, bumpy roads and it is sometimes necessary to ‘climb’ into the safari vehicle.

A luggage allowance of 20kg per person in soft or small bags is applicable for internal flights.


per person in a twin/double room
Virgin Atlantic/Air Botswana from Heathrow

Date Price
August 26 £6295
November 4 £5495


per person in a twin/double room
Virgin Atlantic/Airlink from Heathrow

Date Price
April 14 £5795
May 19 £5995
July 14 £6295
August 25 £6295
November 3 £5495
No Single Supplement

(limited dates/availability)

Supplements per person

Single Supplement

(limited dates/availability)
2022: Nov 4
2023: Apr 14, May 19, Nov 3, Dec 1

Single supplement £995

Optional Excursions

Helicopter flight over the Delta £385

Extension Options

Extension Options - Kalahari
3 nights £1795
Single supplement £595

Independent Arrival

Save £900 
Arrival & departure transfer included with the group

Price Includes
Air travel and taxes, transfers, 8 nights’ accommodation, breakfast daily, 8 lunches and 8 dinners, park fees, itinerary as described, services of guides and local representatives. If our specially negotiated airfares are unavailable at the time of booking, a supplement may apply.

Not Included
Travel insurance, overseas airport taxes, optional excursions, visa procurement, tipping, any government taxes or compulsory charges introduced after publication.

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