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Botswana’s Letaka Northern Highlights

If you’re planning a private small group safari for family and friends in Botswana then you’re unlikely to find anything to beat this trip on value. The maximum group size is 7 guests, we explore quiet locations where wildlife populations are strong. You’ll be in the great company of professional guides from the Letaka team.

This safari offers a huge amount of variety over 10 days. Aside from varied habitat diversity we also use different modes of transport to explore Botswana’s Okavango. This includes boat, mokoro, vehicle and light aircraft. In addition you’ll

  • Chobe River Front
  • Khwai Conservancy
  • Moremi Game Reserve

Highlights of Botswana

This safari routes from Kasane through Chobe, Khwai and Moremi to Maun, but as a result of seasonal changes it can be run in reverse. We offer easy extensions to cover Makgadikgadi Pans and since we prefer to use Victoria Falls as our main hub this safari is easy to combine with Hwange in Zimbabwe. We accommodate guests in spacious and comfortable Meru tents.

  • Visit Chobe National Park (Savuti & Chobe River Front) and a boat cruise on the Chobe River
  • enjoy the freedom of the Khwai Concession Area
  • experience night drives and bush walks and see big game in Moremi Game Reserve and the Okavango World Heritage Site
  • explore the fringes of the Okavango Delta by mokoro and take a charter flight over the Okavango Delta
  • a fully backed-up mobile rig with a full team of camp staff and some of Botswana’s top Professional Guides from the Letaka Safaris team lead the trip.

Best time to discover Northern Botswana

  • set date departures are available year round on scheduled set dates

More about the Northern Highlights of Botswana, the locations, wildlife and day to day itinerary.

ItineraryFrom $3445

Days 1 to 3 - Chobe River Front Days 1 to 3 - Chobe River Front

Road transfer to Kasane. Morning boat cruise along the Chobe River. Your guide will drive you through Chobe National Park to your camp site in Central Chobe.

Days 4-6 Khwai Conservancy Days 4-6 Khwai Conservancy

Full day game drive transfer to Khwai, spend 3 nights camping at an exclusive campsite in the community area, exploring the Khwai floodplains on game drives both during the day and at night.

Days 7-9 Moremi Game Reserve Days 7-9 Moremi Game Reserve

Khwai to Xakanaxa, full day of extended game drive and journey time with picnic lunch between camps. We follow the watercourse of the Khwai River, stopping at the Dombo Hippo Pools.

Day 10 Departure Day 10 Departure

You'll be driven to Maun International Airport in time for your flight home.

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How to get there

 

This safari starts and ends in Maun

Wildlife

Wildlife:

  • Roan and sable antelope
  • Leopard live in the woodlands in low numbers but they are highly secretive and difficult to spot
  • Goha region has natural waterholes that hold water well into the dry season and herds of buffalo,
  • Burchell’s zebra
  • greater kudu
  • elephant

Reviews

Botswana Holiday of a lifetime and fantastic service

"Botswana-March: From start to finish Mark was incredibly accommodating, even to our ever changing dates and ideas. Zambezi Safaris were extremely knowledegable and put together a perfect itinerary across Botswana and"

Rhiannon and Graham read more >>
Botswana was great

"Botswana – April Botswana was great and everything was really well organized. I am not used to such luxury travels as I normally I am a bit more adventurous. The"

Dagmar read more >>
Letaka team were super!

"Letaka team were great. Gee our guide was superb and found us the first lion and was a really skilled tracker. We also saw leopard, wild dogs and elephant."

Rob H read more >>
Livingstone and Chobe Safari

"Livingstone and Chobe safari – July We have been back for awhile and I apologize for not replying to your email sooner but it seems everyday has been overloaded with"

Bob & Sheri F read more >>
Victoria Falls

"Victoria Falls – April Hi Mark We are back home. We had a great time; wonderful people, helpful, good food and fun. Daniel"

Daniel G read more >>
We had a blast in Botswana

"Chobe Botswana- May: I just wanted to let you know that we had a blast on our trip to Chobe! Because of all your arrangements we had a wonderful time"

Johan P read more >>
WOW – did we see leopards

"Zambia in March:: We’re home. And, as you might have guessed, we had an amazing trip!! People have asked us which place in Africa we have liked the best but"

Diana Z read more >>

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