Swakopmund • Spitzkoppe • Himba Tribe • Etosha National Park • Kavango River • Okavango Delta Excusion (optional) • Caprivi National Park • Chobe National Park (optional) • Victoria Falls
We leave all the trappings of modern life behind us and drive inland to the mysterious Spitzkoppe, a sacred site of the San people. We have the chance to climb the boulders and rock formations and will camp in the wild for the night.
Day 1 Swakopmund
Your first day on tour is spent in pursuit of adventure and adrenalin. We may choose to do some shopping in town or head for the beach. Optional Activities: Quadbiking, Sandboarding, Sky Diving, Scenic Flights, Fishing etc…
Day 2 Spitzkoppe
We leave all the trappings of modern life behind us and drive inland to the mysterious Spitzkoppe, a sacred site of the San people. We have the chance to climb the boulders and rock formations and will camp in the wild for the night. Optional Activities: Guided hike with locals to view San rock art.
Day 3 Himba Tribes
After some early morning exploration we head inland again and drive north towards Kamanjab. Tomorrow we will meet the Himba. Encountering a totally different way of life is a moving experience for many people.
Day 4/5 Etosha National Park
An early rise sees us on our way to meet the local Himba people. After spending some time with them we head off to Etosha National Park and some of the most unique game viewing experiences in Africa. We spend our days visiting the abundant water holes for some excellent game photography.
Day 6/7 Northern Namibia
After an early morning game drive we set off towards Rundu on the Kavango River. In the evening we can enjoy a sunset cruise. The next day we visit the local Ovambo villages. There are a number of different optional activities to take part in; alternatively a relaxing day by the river is always popular. Optional Activities: Kavango River Cruise, Traditional Dancing, Horse Riding.
Day 8/9/10 Botswana - Okavango Delta
Another early day! Our journey takes us from Rundu, over the Botswana border, towards Shakawe. Those of us who decide to join the Delta Excursion will leave the truck behind and make our way to the base camp. From here we will enter the Delta the following day by using local transport, including mokoros (dugout canoes). Your guides will provide you with a briefing about the next few day’s activities, the environment and the community run tourism operation. If you remain behind then you spend the next few days relaxing at camp. Optional Activities: Okavango Delta Excursion.
Day 11 Namibia - Caprivi National Park
The Delta is left behind as we pass through the Caprivi National Park in Namibia, camping under the stars on the banks of the Zambezi River. The Caprivi National Park is home to 450 animal species. Animals travel freely across the border with Botswana where the Chobe National Park lies. We spend the night relaxing next to this mighty river.
Day 12 Botswana - Chobe National Park
We re-cross the border into Botswana and head towards Kasane, where we camp on the banks of the Chobe River. The afternoon can be spent game viewing on an optional boat cruise, in the renowned Chobe NP. This is an excellent opportunity to view some of Africa’s spectacular wildlife. Optional Activities: Chobe Game Drive and/or Boat Cruise.
Day 13 Zimbabwe - Victoria Falls
Arriving early at our final destination of Victoria Falls, we have time to plan the next day’s adventure activities and those who want to can visit the Falls. The popular optional sunset cruise includes dinner and drinks. Optional Activities: Zambezi Sunset Cruise, Victoria Falls National Park.
Day 14 Victoria Falls
Most people will spend the day White Water Rafting, a not-to-be-missed experience of a lifetime! Vic Falls offers many exciting alternatives. Optional Activities: White Water Rafting, Bungee Jump, Elephant Excursion, Dinner out.