Chobe River Safaris

Chobe River Safaris

3 or 4 Days

Price from$1,086

• Chobe National Park • Cruising on the Chobe River

The banks of the Chobe National Park boast one of the densest populations of elephant on the African continent - estimated at approximately 120, 000. The Park is also home to a large number of buffalo, leopard and lion, along with a variety of antelope and abundant birdlife. Leisurely cruising along its banks and waterways provides for a totally different 'safari' holiday while being surrounded by complete comfort and elegance.

Chobe River Safaris map

3 Day Itinerary

Day 1: Kasane > Chobe National Park This afternoon you will be collected from Kasane and transferred to the cruise. Cruise the river at sunset, with a welcome briefing and mouth-watering dinner.

Day 2: Chobe River Cruise After breakfast in the dining room, cruise in a motorboat for up close water-based game viewing. Sail on the Chobe River while enjoying lunch.

Visit a traditional village, or view game from a small motorboat. Dinner is in an African boma on the shore of the Chobe River, including African singing and dancing, followed by stargazing.

Day 3: Chobe River > Kasane Early morning cruise while you enjoy breakfast. Disembark after breakfast.

4 Day Itinerary

Day 1: Kasane > Chobe River Cruise This afternoon you will be collected from Kasane and transferred to the cruise. Cruise the river at sunset, with a welcome briefing and mouth-watering dinner.

Day 2: Chobe River Cruise After breakfast in the dining room, cruise in a motorboat for up close water-based game viewing. Sail on the Chobe River while enjoying lunch.

Visit a traditional village, or view game from a small motorboat. Dinner is in an African boma on the shore of the Chobe River, including African singing and dancing, followed by stargazing.

Day 3: Chobe River Cruise After breakfast in the dining room, take a morning tour to the village, including a short mokoro excursion. Alternatively, depart on the small motorboat for up close water-based game viewing.

Lunch on the river bank is followed by afternoon sailing on the Chobe River. This afternoon, choices of some tiger fishing in the river, game viewing or bird watching.

Day 4: Chobe River > Kasane Early morning cruising whilst enjoying breakfast. Depart for onward travels after breakfast.

Zambezi Queen: All suites have private balconies and fans, full length sliding shutter doors for both privacy and protection from the sun, mosquito screens and the finest finishes. Four Master Suites have their own private deck with outdoor furniture and panoramic views. On entering the first of 3 decks, guests will find a well appointed air-conditioned reading room which includes a library of books on the fauna, flora and history of the area, numerous games, and a computer facility with internet access. This level also includes a curio shop and cruise director's office. The remainder of the first deck and the entire second deck contain the 10 Suites and 4 Master Suites. The third level/entertainment deck includes the following: dining facilities, an open plan lounge area with unobstructed views, a computerised telescope for exploring the African night sky and a well appointed bar with the finest wines and spirits. All internal areas on the top deck are protected by mosquito screens which allow for a comfortable environment for dining and relaxing. There are two outside areas on the top deck, one aft which provides a shaded area with comfortable seating and the other on the foredeck which includes a plunge pool and sun bathing area.

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• 2 or 3 nights in your selected cabin category • All transfers to/ from Kasane Airport • All meals while on board • Standard beverages (excludes spirits and premium) • Safari activities by motorboat • Cultural tour of a local village • Tiger and bream fishing (in season)

Pricing (per person) $NZD

Type TWIN SINGLE

2017

4 star Chobe Princess 3 day/2 night

1 Jan - 31 Mar

1 Apr - 31 Dec

5 star Zambezi Queen: Suite 3 day/2 night

1 Jan - 31 Mar

1 Apr - 28 Nov

5 star Zambezi Queen: Master Suite 3 day/2 night

1 Jan - 31 Mar

1 Apr - 28 Nov

5 star Zambezi Queen: Suite 4 day/3 night

1 Jan - 31 Mar

1 Apr - 31 Dec

5 star Zambezi Queen: Master Suite 4 day/3 night

1 Jan - 31 Mar

1 Apr - 31 Dec

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$1,086

$1,341

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$1,447

$1,751

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$1,723

$2,101

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$2,168

$2,627

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$2,585

$3,152

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$1,411

$1,745

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$1,810

$2,627

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$2,155

$3,152

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$2,709

$3,941

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$3,232

$4,729

Departs

Zambezi Queen 3 day: Mondays & Wednesdays 4 day: Fridays Chobe Princesses' 3 & 4 day: Daily