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16 Day | Iconic Visions Safari to Southern Africa

Countries South Africa Botswana Southern Africa Combo Zimbabwe
Theme City Touring; First Time Travelers
Time of Year January - December; High Season: Jun-Oct; Savings Season: Jan-Apr
Budget From $8,275
Duration 16 Days

This three countries safari combines a "bit of everything" that Southern Africa has to offer. Experience scenic Cape Town and mighty Victoria Falls. Enjoy some exciting and fantastic game viewing opportunities in Botswana's Chobe, and a Kruger private game reserve in South Africa with the chance to see the "Big Five". Activities are varied – from morning and night game drives, guided walks, cultural village visits and game viewing by boat. Accommodations include hotels, permanent tented camps and lodges.

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Day by Day (subject to availability)

Day 01+02

USA/Johannesburg

Depart the USA on your overnight flight to Johannesburg. On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Overnight City Lodge Hotel at OR Tambo International Airport.

Day 03-05

Hoedspruit or Skukuza/Private Game Reserve

Take the hotel shuttle back to the airport. Depart today on your scheduled inter-Africa flight from Johannesburg to Hoedspruit or Skukuza. On arrival, you will be met and transferred to your camp in a private game reserve. Activities include day and night game drives in open land rovers. In between game activities, a visit to the local village, where many of the guides are from, can be scheduled and guided walks. Enjoy two full days of game viewing. Value Option: 3 nights Notten’s, Kirkman’s Kamp or MalaMala Camp. Classic Option: 3 nights Tanda Tula Safari Camp, MalaMala Rattray’s or Savanna Lodge.

Day 06

Victoria Falls

Morning flight to Mpumalanga Airport for your scheduled inter-Africa flight to Livingstone, Zambia (or via Johannesburg to Victoria Falls). Transfer to your hotel. The afternoon is a good time to view the falls (park entry fee US$30 pp payable direct). Value Option: overnight Palm River Hotel or Victoria Falls Hotel. Classic Option: overnight Elephant Camp or Old Drift Lodge.

Day 07+08

Chobe National Park

This morning you will be met in your hotel lobby and transferred by road to Kasane, Botswana where you will clear Customs and then proceed on to your lodge in Chobe. Safari activities at include 4×4 game drives, boat cruises along the Chobe River, night drives, and cultural visits to local villages. Enjoy morning and afternoon activities from your camp. Value Option: 2 nights Muchenje Safari Lodge or Ngoma Safari Lodge. Classic Option: 2 nights Kwando Lebala or Kwando Lagoon.

Day 09-11

Okavango Delta

Following breakfast, transfer to the Kasane Airport for your scheduled charter flight to your camp located in the Okavango Delta. Enjoy two days of game viewing activities. Value Option: 2 nights Gomoti Plains or Sable Alley. Classic Option: 2 nights Kwando Kwara or Kwando Splash Camp.

Day 12-14

Cape Town

Following breakfast in camp, transfer to the airstrip for your scheduled charter flight to Maun. Connect to your scheduled Inter-Africa flight to Cape Town. Enjoy full-day group Winelands and Peninsula Tours during your stay in Cape Town. Value Option: 3 nights Victoria & Alfred Hotel. Classic Option; 3 nights Kensington Place.

Day 15+16

Cape Town/Johannesburg/USA

Enjoy the morning at leisure. Transfer to the airport for your scheduled inter-Africa flight to Johannesburg. Continue onward overnight to the USA. Welcome home!

Safari Pricing Details

2022 Land Arrangements

All pricing is per person sharing. Surcharges apply for other featured camps.

Value Option - Based on Notten’s, Palm River Hotel, Muchenje Safari Lodge, Gomoti Camp and Victoria & Alfred Hotel (Optional upgrade to Kirkman’s or MalaMala, Victoria Falls Hotel, Ngoma Safari Lodge and Sable Alley)

Jan 15 - Mar

From $8,275

Apr-Jun

From $8,995 - $10,250

Jul-Oct

From $10,695 - $11,150

Nov

From $9,475

Classic Option - Based on Savanna Lodge, Elephant Camp or Old Drift, Lebala Camp or Lagoon Camp, Splash Camp and Kensington Place (Optional upgrade for Tanda Tula, Rattray’s and Kwara Camp)

Jan 15-Mar

From $9,650

Apr-Jun

From $12,695

Jul-Oct

From $14,750 - $14,895

Nov

From $9,875 - $12,695

2021 Land Arrangements - Please Request

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