Botswana is the ultimate safari destination and this honeymoon combines the majesty of the Victoria Falls with superb game-viewing. An enchanting mix of romance and adventure, you stay at Zambia's Islands of Siankaba, a private island in the middle of the Zambezi and explore three of the great wilderness areas of Botswana - the renowned Okavango Delta, the grasslands of the Linyanti and the vast Makgadikgadi Salt Pans in the Kalahari. The small initmate lodges and the quality of the service in Botswana makes this an ideal destination for honeymooners looking for something very special.
Depart from the UK on overnight flight to Johannesburg.
On arrival early morning, connect with a mid morning flight to Livingstone.
On arrival you will be met and transferred to Islands of Siankaba for a 2 night stay on a private island in the middle of the mighty Zambezi River with all meals, local drinks and scheduled lodge activities included.
There are a lovely variety of inclusive activities to full your days, from a guided Tour of the Victoria Falls (choice of Zambian side or Zimbabwe side* passport conditions apply), visit to local curio market, sunset cruise, fishing (seasonal and strictly catch and release), mokoro trips on the Zambezi, guided nature trail walk, cultural Tour of Siankaba village by foot or mountain bike, visit to community nursery school or take picnic island lunch for two!
Accommodation: Islands of Siankaba
Road transfer into Botswana, for light aircraft flight into the Kwando Reserve to stay 3 nights at Kwando Lebala Camp (or Kwando Lagoon Camp), all meals, laundry, local drinks and scheduled game drives in open 4x4 vehicles included.
An area renowned for predators including wild dog and leopard. Enjoy the sights and smells of the bush, with exciting morning and evening game drives, bush walks and boat cruises.
Your day on safari starts with an early wake up for the departure of your activity. Return to camp for a hearty brunch and have the afternoon at leisure. Meet late afternoon for high tea before your game activity, which returns early evening for dinner in camp.
Accommodation: Kwando Lebala Camp
A light aircraft transfer takes you to Little Kwara Camp for 2 nights on a palm-dotted island in the Okavango Delta with all meals, local drinks and scheduled lodge activities included.
Track big game in open safari vehicles and by boat; punt silently through the water channels in a dug-out canoe.
Makgadikgadi Salt Pans
Transfer to Nxai Pan Camp to stay 3 nights and explore the Makgadikgadi salt pans, with all meals, laundry, local drinks and scheduled lodge activities included.
Activities on offer include game drives, day trips to the famous Baines’ Baobabs and Khama Khama Pan, star gazing and fascinating nature walks with Bushman trackers.
Accommodation: Tau Pan Camp
Return transfer to Maun for afternoon flight to Johannesburg for return overnight flight to the UK.
Pricing Information & Dates
12 day tour, from £6199 per person
Includes international and regional flights, road and air transfers, meals, local drinks, laundry, park feesand activities as offered by eachlodge.Excludes: items of a personal nature, premium drinks, additional activities, gratuities.Money no object?Stay in a stunning house at Tongabezi, on the banks of the Zambezi River; in a tent at the intimate Zarafa Camp beside the Linyanti River; a magnificent tented suite at Vumbura Plains in the Delta; and at Jack’s Camp in the desert of the ancient Makgadikgadi.From £12,590 per person sharingfor travel in Jun - OctThey take advantage of honeymoon discounts, and you may be required to show a recent wedding certificate. Rates are subject to availability and seasonal variation.Substantial discounts apply to travel in green season travel December through to March, contact us for details.
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