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Chobe National Park Safaris

Chobe National Park consists of 11 700 km2 of pristine wilderness, bordered in the north by the glorious Chobe River. All angles are protected by wildlife management areas and forest reserves allowing for the free movement of wildlife. Chobe National Park is one of the best wilderness reserves in the world and is home to the largest concentration of elephant in the region. Throughout the year, herds of buffalo and elephant can be seen drinking at the river’s edge with their numbers rising into hundreds and thousands during the dry season. The only park where one has a realist chance of encountering lions and an incredible variety of other wildlife species on a one day trip

 

Available Options
Chobe National Park is only 70km from Victoria Falls which makes it only an hours` drive from Victoria Falls through the Zambezi National park.

Chobe Half day Safari from Victoria Falls US$120.00

These are the morning or afternoon safari options where one chooses to do either the Boat Game Cruise on the Chobe River or the three hours 4×4 game driving in the Chobe National park both with lunch at the Chobe Safari Lodge.

 

Chobe half Day Mornings option

Depart Victoria Falls at 0730hrs; pax will either do the three hours’ drive game drive in the Chobe National park or the three hours Chobe Game cruise on the Chobe River. Loads of birdlife and wildlife can be seen from any of the above option.
After lunch at the Chobe Safari Lodge pax will be transferred to the border for the return journey to Victoria Falls and will be in Victoria Falls at about 1430hrs.

 

Chobe half Day Afternoon option

Departs Victoria Falls at 1100hrs; pax will be Chobe at about 1230hrs in time for lunch before embarking on either a game drive in the Chobe National Park or the boat cruise on the Chobe River. On both options one is guaranteed of lots wildlife and memorable experiences in the wild. Pax will be in Victoria Falls at about 1830hrs

Chobe River Sunset Cruise US$120.00

This is for those who would like to combine the Chobe sunset, loads of great fun on the sun set boat cruise and excellent chances of seeing a lot of wildlife. We depart Victoria Falls at 1300 hrs and the cruise will start at 1500hrs until sunset (usually around 1830hrs).Included on the trip are some snacks , beers, wines, champagne, spirits and soft drinks. We will be at the Zimbabwe border at about 1900hrs for the transfer back to Victoria Falls.

 

Chobe One Day Trip

The trip departs Victoria Falls at 0730hrs, and pax will only be in Chobe at about 0900hrs. The trip will start with a three hours boat cruise on the Chobe River. This is punctuated by buffet lunch at the Chobe Safari Lodge (a four star Hotel).
After lunch it’s time for the game viewing safari in our custom made 4×4 open safari vehicles the Chobe National Park. The safari will take another three hours in the park before driving back to the boarder for the comfortable drive back to Victoria Falls. Pax will be in Victoria Falls at about 1830 hrs
The Chobe is the only river in this park and as such all the wildlife congregates along the river banks for a drink. This makes it one of the easiest and most rewarding safari options. Lions and other predators are also easily seen as they follow these herbivores to and from the drink. Just make sure you have got enough pictures space on your camera!

 

Included on the tour:
The return transfers to the Chobe Safari
Three hours boat cruise game viewing on the Chobe River
Lunch at the Chobe Safari Lodge
Three hours 4×4 game viewing in the Chobe National Park
All refreshments in the boat and on the drive

 

Total excluding VISAS where applicable – US$175.00

 

Chobe Overnight Safaris

 

Day One

The first day is as on the day trip above; with the boat cruise on the Chobe River, the buffet lunch at the Chobe Safari Lodge and the three hours game driving in the Chobe National Park. After the drive we herd to the Serondela Campsite which is right in the National park for the night. Our guide/chef with his assistants will prepare the Dinner in the bush camp while you try your hand on the hot water bush bucket shower.

Day Two

After early breakfast we break camp and go on a two hours game drive towards the exit. We will be at the border for Victoria Falls at about 1000hrs and in town at about 1100hrs

 

Included are:
The return transfers to the Chobe Safari
Three hours boat cruise game viewing on the Chobe River
Lunch at the Chobe Safari Lodge
Three hours 4×4 game viewing in the Chobe National Park
Overnight accommodation at the Serondela Camp
All camping equipment and bedding for the overnight safari
All meals and refreshments while on safari

 

Total price excluding VISAS where applicable US$345.00 per person

 

TWO DAYS AND ONE NIGHT CHOBE SAFARI

 

Day One

The first day is as on the day trip above; with the boat cruise on the Chobe River, the buffet lunch at the Chobe Safari Lodge and the three hours game driving in the Chobe National Park. After the drive we head to the Ihaha or Boga Campsite which is right in the National park for the night. Our guide/chef with his assistants, will prepare the Dinner in the bush camp

 

Day Two

We depart early for the for an early morning game viewing, just following the sounds and the distress calls the we will have heard during the night, and in most case we will get to see the fresh kills of the previous night. We will return to the camp for branch and sleep, before breaking camp and herding back in the wild for the afternoon safari. We will leave the Chobe National Park at about 1500hrs and be at the border at about 1600hrs for the transfer back to Victoria Falls.

 

Included are:
The return transfers to the Chobe Safari
Three hours boat cruise game viewing on the Chobe River
Lunch at the Chobe Safari Lodge
Three hours 4×4 game viewing in the Chobe National Park
Overnight accommodation at the Serondela Camp
All camping equipment and bedding for the overnight safari
Morning game drive on the second day
Branch (late morning and early afternoon meal)
Afternoon game drive on the second day
All meals and refreshments while on safari
Lots of fun and unforgettable experiences in the wild

 

Total price excluding VISAS where applicable US$460.00 per person