This 7-day Family Safari invites you to experience an exhilarating Botswana safari and an opportunity to tour one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, Victoria Falls.
- You will visit Botswana & Zambia
- You will visit Khwai (Okavango Delta), Linyanti & Victoria Falls
- This tour starts in Maun(Botswana) & ends in Livingstone (Zambia)
- Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged for an extra cost.
Starting in the Khwai concession of the iconic Okavango Delta, you will spend your days exploring the waterways on boating safaris and spotting members of the Big 5 on daily game drives. Next up, venture further afield to Zambia. Your base is located on the banks of the mighty Zambezi, just 20 minutes from Victoria Falls.
Eco-friendly: All camps have education, community development, community infrastructure and conservation.100% green. In camps guests are all issued with reusable water bottles in an effort to reduce plastic consumption. Water is purified and distributed accordingly. $10/ bed night is donated by African Bush Camps to fund the operations of African Bush Camps Foundation which allows all other funds generated and raised to be utilized 100% on foundation and conservation projects within the communities where we operate. The properties are completely solar-powered and 80% of the water used in camp is recycled.
Child policy: Children 7-11 can be accommodated, maximum 2 adults and 2 children
Child-friendly: Thorntree has THE CUB CLUB From nature walks around camp and storytelling to cultural arts and crafts and cub club cooking classes. The children focused cub club creates a fun and educational environment for children on safari. The Child Specialist Guides offer practical and educational activities for the kids and expeditions that will delight every generation. Children minders are available on request.
- Khwai Tented Camp – ages 7 and above. Room type is tents. Children in their own tent. Children 7-11 will be in their own tents adjoining.
- Linyanti Ebony – no age restriction. Room type is family tents, there is one two-bedroom family tent with a self-contained lounge area so maximum 2 adults and 2 children for children 7-11.
- Thorntree River Lodge – no age restriction. Room type is Family tents, there are 2 family suites for children 7-11.
Khwai Tented Camp
Luxury tented camp inside Khwai (Okavango Delta, Botswana)
All Meals Included
On arrival at Maun Airport, you will board a light aircraft flight to the Khwai Concession located in the legendary Okavango Delta. Touch down where your lodge representative will meet you and transfer you and your family to your base for the next two night, Khwai Tented Camp. Situated in front of a lagoon, the luxury tented camp is perched on an elevated deck and overlooks the Khwai River.
Spend your days here exploring the waterways of the Okavango on mokoro safaris, guided walking safaris, day and night game drives, bird watching and cultural visits to Khwai village.
Luxury tented bush camp (with rustic facilities) inside Linyanti (Botswana)
All Meals Included
Safari continues in another camp
Wake up to a hearty breakfast at Khwai Tented Camp, before boarding a helicopter for your scenic flight over the delta to Linyanti Ebony, your base for the next 2 nights. Consisting of 4 luxury tents and a two-bedroom family tent, Linyanti Ebony offers an exclusive safari experience and is ideal for families.
Spend your time here on game drives and guided walking safaris through the reserve. Take to the water for boating and fishing expeditions.
Thorntree River Lodge
Luxury lodge inside Mosi-oa-Tunya NP (Zambia)
All Meals Included
Start of Zambia trip
After a healthy breakfast at Linyanti Ebony, you will transfer to Kasane Airport in Chobe for your return flight to Maun. From here, you will board a short flight to Livingstone in Zambia where a lodge representative will be ready to transfer you to Thorntree River Lodge, a mere 20-minute drive from the mighty Victoria Falls. Located on the banks of the Zambezi River in Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park, Thorntree River Lodge offer eco-conscious luxury accommodation.
Activities here include tours of the Falls, exhilarating game drives, captivating cultural visits, sunset river cruises, a rhino experience as well as a Cub Club for the little ones.
End of tour
Day 7 marks the final day of your Botswana and Victoria Falls Family Safari. After a seamless check-out, your driver will meet you to transfer you to the Livingstone Airport for your onward journey home.