Botswana is a fascinating world, from the thriving waterways of the Okavango Delta to the mighty Kalahari Desert's ancient baobabs and meerkats, to the Chobe National Park, where immense herds of elephants can be found, Botswana offers you equal parts adventure and comfort.
Tour text information
In 2013, a large part of the area formerly known as the “Caprivi Strip” (Namibia) was renamed Zambezi. This region stretches out like an arm between Angola, Zambia, and Botswana, touching Zimbabwe at the confluence of the Chobe and Zambezi Rivers. It’s a tropical array of wildlife and bird species and offers great fishing.
The area is characterized by an abundance of water, wetlands, large floodplains and thick Mopani woodland. All the parks are well worth a visit and, with over 600 bird species, are a real paradise for bird watchers. Game is plentiful and hippos and crocodiles laze around on the riverbanks.
Some of the locations we visit during our tour:
Chobe National Park
There are various activities available, including bird watching, tiger fishing, hippo, and croc cage diving, Victoria Falls day trip, Chobe River Cruise, Canoeing on Chobe River, Hot Air Balloon Safari, Picnic on the river, Mokoro Trips and much more.
Tour Price Includes
Border Fees (BOTS/NAM)
Park Entry Fees if camping in a park
Morning Coffee with rusks
2 Bags of wood per night
Two-way radios for in-vehicle-communication
Experienced Guide & Advanced 4x4 Driving Instructor
Tour Price Excludes
4x4 Vehicle Hire
Additional Park Fees
Border Fees (RSA/BOTS)
Frequently asked questions
Where does the tour start and end?
START – Francistown (Botswana)
END – Divundu (Namibia)
Total Kilometers of tour:
+- 1082 km.
2x4, 4x4, and SUV with good ground clearance.
Equipped with standard tires.
Fuel range of approx. 650km.
Fuel is readily available, advisable to carry extra fuel.
Features accessible recovery points, securely attached to the chassis.
Trailers / Caravans:
Camping Trailers & Semi - Offroad Caravans.
Own camping equipment is required.
Fridge/Freezer and cooking/braai accessories.
Ground tents / Rooftop tents welcome.
Some campsites may lack comprehensive ablution facilities, so it is essential to be self-sufficient in these situations.
A valid passport with at least 6 months remaining validity before expiry.
A valid driver’s license.
Children need a valid passport and an unabridged birth certificate as well as a letter of consent if not accompanied by both parents.
Guests from non-SADC countries may need a visa if required.
Original Vehicle registration certificate (a certified copy is acceptable). Drivers whose vehicles are still financed will have to use a certified copy of the registration certificate.
If you are not the registered owner of the vehicle, you must have a letter from the financial institution, company, or friend authorizing you to take the vehicle across the border.
Proof of vehicle insurance.