Kruger to Kwando
10 Days / 9 Nights
The Greater Kruger Nationalpark is South Africa’s prime safari destination. Victoria Falls presents a spectacular sight of awe-inspiring grandeur on the Zambezi River, forming the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe. The Kavango–Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area is the world’s largest conservation area. This amazing itinerary combines three destination in one epic journey!
Your Journey Begins
Days 1 - 3
Sabi Sand Private Game Reserve
Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Lodge
Nestled in the unspoiled bush of the Sabi Sand in the Greater Kruger National Park lies a stylishly intimate game lodge – Chitwa Chitwa. Originally a private family retreat, Chitwa enjoys a place of pride on the banks of a waterhole attracting a variety of animals. Relax in a haven of natural colours and beautiful textures that replicate the beauty of nature’s paintbrush and the serenity of the African bush. Each of the eight individually decorated retreats boasts a private plunge pool framed by a spacious timber deck overlooking the waterhole – a popular drinking spot for a wealth of wildlife.
Days 4 - 6
Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe)
Old Drift Lodge
Upstream from the spectacular Victoria Falls in the Zambezi National Park lies a pristine piece of land on the banks of the Zambezi River. The untouched natural beauty of the park is sprawled over 56 000 breathtaking hectares. Old Drift Lodge offers family friendly accommodation, with each air-conditioned suite decorated with stylish furnishings, fitting of the bygone eras, which blend in seamlessly with the natural environment. The spacious canvas en-suite rooms all have a private lounge, indoor and outdoor showers, plunge pool and an outdoor bath overlooking the Zambezi.
Days 7 - 9
Bwabwata National Park
Nambwa Tented Lodge
Nambwa Tented Lodge is uniquely situated inside the Bwabwata National Park in the heart of KAZA, nestled high amongst majestic trees, honoring the elephants’ right of way below. An authentic walkway joins decadently spacious tented suites, which emanate a feeling of vastness and evoke a gentle balance of serenity. Here you enjoy memorable African experiences on foot, by boat or vehicle, up close and personal with some of the biggest herds of elephants. Soak up the breathtaking sunsets over the infamous Horseshoe Lagoon with animals silhouetted in purple hues over the water.
End of Itinerary
Check out of your lodge after a final morning activity and breakfast at leisure.
You will be transferred back into Botswana and on to Kasane Airport for your flight to Johannesburg.
Why we Recommend
AVERAGE COST BETWEEN LOW & HIGH SEASONS
Total cost per couple : USD 16,060.00
Valid until 22 December 2022 I Last costed on 08th Feb 2022
Seasonal & tactical offers exist at most of the properties we represent. We have not included these into the calculations for now and will apply them according to the dates and season during which you wish to travel. Please enquire for exact pricing for your intended travel dates.
Days 4 – 6
Days 7 – 9
Bwabwata National Park
Nambwa Tented Lodge
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Frequently Asked Questions
All 3 destinations are considered “year round” destinations as each time of the year has a different appeal. Victoria Falls can be very hot and humid in October. The main rainy season for all 3 regions is between November and February but even this period, which is known as the “Green Season” is a wonderful time to visit. In the Victoria Falls area, the ‘Low Water’ period runs between August and January and is at its lowest between November and early December. The best views of the falls at this time will be Devil’s Cataract which is permanent and on the Zimbabwean side of Victoria Falls.
The ‘Big Five’ is a term that was coined during the era of big game hunting in Africa. It was used to describe the most dangerous animals to encounter in the bush and includes elephant, rhino, buffalo, lion and leopard. The Kruger National park area is one of few National Parks in Africa where regular sighting sof the Big 5 are possible.
All locations on this tour are considered malaria areas and we advise the use of anti-malarial prophylactics year-round. Consult your travel doctor for advice at least three weeks before departure to Africa.
Complimentary Wi-Fi is available at all locations however, due to the remote location of your safari destinations, access will be limited to sending emails and the use of instant messaging services but not for media streaming. Many properties also make wifi access possible in public areas only.