Off the Beaten Path Botswana

Wilderness Safari in the Kalahari Desert and Okavango Delta

Trip Details

Explore Botswana

What’s Included? Everything you need, plus everything you want.

  • Wildlife: Botswana is home to Africa’s largest population of elephants, as well as Cape buffalo, leopards, lions, and myriad many other species.
  • Secluded Camps: Simple but very comfortable safari camps let you feel one with Africa, sometimes with wildlife roaming the edge of camp, and evening campfires that spark interesting conversation.
  • Victoria Falls: Round out the trip at roaring Victoria Falls, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most spectacular waterfalls on the planet.

Off the Beaten Path Botswana

Trip Type: Small Group Adventure

Territory:

Region: Botswana

Trip Price: From $9,695

Single Supplement: $1,295

On-Trip Airfare: $995

Duration: 10 days/9 nights

Trip Begins/Ends: Maun, Botswana / Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Minimum Travelers: 4 travelers

Maximum Travelers: 13 travelers

Select Terms & Conditions

Pricing detailed for this Small Group Adventure is based upon double occupancy. Additional charges for single travelers and any on-trip airfare required for the trip apply. A booking deposit is required to reserve your space. Small Group Adventure pricing includes all lodging, meals (unless otherwise noted), activities, baggage handling, transportation, and guide service. Not included are travel costs to/from gateway cities, guide gratuities, and personal incidentals including, but not limited to, trip cancellation/interruption insurance, alcoholic beverages, and laundry service. Travel with Off the Beaten Path requires agreement to our standard Terms & Conditions.

Energy Index

Energy Index Spectrum

No Sweat - 1-2 miles of walking or hiking per day, plus easy activities

Nice & Active – 3-6 miles of hiking or walking per day, plus physically active exploration

High Five! – 5-12 miles of hiking per day, plus possible peak bagging or other action-oriented fun

Off the Beaten Path Botswana

Off the Beaten Path Botswana - Energy Index

Although safaris aren’t strenuous, days can be long, and 4x4 rides can be bumpy. You need to be able to climb in and out of the safari trucks, and children need to be able to be quiet while the vehicle is stopped to observe animals. Being able to participate unassisted in optional 1- to 2-mile walks will greatly enhance your experience. Ask your Travel Advisor for more information.

Make this trip all yours!

Most all of our Small Group Adventures can be made private to just your traveling troupe. Just give us a call at (800) 445-2995 and tell us that you would like to “make it private”!

Generally, there are two ways to make a small group adventure private. First, you could capture one of our published departure dates for just your group. In order to achieve this, we have to have sufficient space available to create a separate private trip. Second, we could take the details of this itinerary and fashion it for just your group on dates of your choosing. For this, too, we just need to review your interest, group size, and preferred timing in order to create the trip.

In all cases, the process begins with a phone call so give us a ring at (800) 445-2995 and after just a few minutes gathering information, we can set to the task of making your trip a reality!

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