7-Day Botswana Secret Season Special
7-Day Botswana Secret Season Special
7-Day Botswana Secret Season Special
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Visit 2 different camps within the Private Linyanti & Khwai Concessions and immerse yourself for 6 nights into the African Bush during the Secret Season. At this time of the year you will be able to enjoy these benefits: increased baby animals sightings (which makes for some dramatic predator action), amazing birds in breeding plumage, vivid colours showing the bush to be alive (great for photography), clear air (also great for photography), dramatic thunderstorms cooling off the heat of summer.
Tour Summary
You'll go to Botswana
You'll visit Maun, Linyanti & Khwai
This tour starts and ends in Maun - Getting there
Tour Features
Luxury tour
This luxury tour uses tented bush camps.
Private tour
This tour will be run exclusively for you. Transfers and game drives at private camps will be shared.
Can start any day
If availability permits, this tour can start on any day.
Can be customized
You can request changes to this tour.
Suitable for solo travelers
Solo travelers can book this private tour.
7
Minimum age of 7 years
The minimum age for this tour is 7 years.
Activities & Transportation
Activities: game drives, evening/night game drives, walking safaris (with an armed guide) & canoe/mokoro safaris
Getting around: open-sided 4x4 vehicle & air transfer
This operator can help select your international flights, but you'll have to book them yourself help
A transfer from and back to the airport is included
Accommodation & Meals
Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged for an extra cost
Day Accommodation Meals
1-3 Linyanti Bush Camp
Luxury tented bush camp inside Linyanti
Day 1: Lunch & Dinner Included Day 2-3: All Meals Included
4-6 Khwai Bush Camp
Luxury tented bush camp inside Khwai (Okavango Delta)
All Meals Included
7 End of tour
(No accommodation)
Breakfast Included
Next:Day by Day

Arrival

(See Getting there for more details)
  • You'll be collected from the airport.
  • Accommodation before the tour starts can be arranged for an extra cost.
Arrive Maun & light aircraft charter to Linyanti Bush Camp

Day 1 Arrive Maun & light aircraft charter to Linyanti Bush Camp

Upon arrive at Maun International Airport you will be met by one of our representatives who will assist you to board your, light aircraft charter to Linyanti Bush Camp in the Linyanti private concession. During your transfer from the Linyanti airstrip to the camp you will be able to enjoy your first game viewing along the way. Settle into your room and head out on another game activity that afternoon followed by dinner back at the camp. With just six luxury tents, Linyanti Bush Camp offers an intimate safari experience in a private concession on the border of Botswana’s iconic Chobe National Park. Set in the heart of a region renowned for its abundant wildlife, the camp sits on the banks of Linyanti Wetlands – an area that is one of the main sources of water during the drier months. Consequently, you can look forward to exceptional and diverse wildlife encounters year-round.
Main Destination: Linyanti Concession
Best Time to Visit
May to October (Best general wildlife viewing)
High Season
July to October (Higher rates apply but not busy)
Best Weather
May to August (Less hot during the day)

Wildlife in Linyanti Concession

Elephant Elephant Abundant
Giraffe Giraffe Common
Buffalo Buffalo Abundant
Zebra Zebra Abundant
Wildebeest Wildebeest Common
Hippo Hippo Abundant
Lion Lion Occasional
Leopard Leopard Occasional
Cheetah Cheetah Occasional
Hyena Hyena Occasional
Wild Dog Wild Dog Rare
White Rhino White Rhino None
Black Rhino Black Rhino None
Accommodation: Linyanti Bush Camp
  • Luxury tented bush camp located inside Linyanti
Meals & Drinks:
  • Lunch & dinner (Breakfast not included)
  • All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)
Game Viewing in the Private Linyanti Concession

Day 2-3 Game Viewing in the Private Linyanti Concession

The following two days are spent exploring all that this special area has to offer. Enjoy wilderness on thrilling game drives, get intimate with the surrounding bush on walking safaris and float along the waterways on a mokoro (canoe) excursion. The freedom of being located on a private reserve also means that the camp's knowledgeable guides operate exclusive night game drives for a glimpse into Botswana’s mesmeric nocturnal world. Each experience will sharpen your senses more, offering you an in-depth look at Linyanti’s diverse ecosystem. In between game activities you will be served delicious meals and snacks and you will have time to relax enjoying all the amenities the camp offers.
Main Destination: Linyanti Concession
Accommodation: Linyanti Bush Camp
  • Luxury tented bush camp located inside Linyanti
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)
Light aircraft transfer from Linyanti Bush Camp to private Khwai Concession

Day 4 Light aircraft transfer from Linyanti Bush Camp to private Khwai Concession

After breakfast and perhaps a last game activity at Linyanti Bush Camp you will be taken to the airstrip for your light aircraft charter that will fly you into the private Khwai Consession where you will spend the next three nights at Kwhai Bush Camp. Settle into your room and relax a little before you will venture out for your first game drive in this private concession. Dinner will be served back at the camp. Located on the eastern edge of Botswana’s Okavango Delta, Khwai Bush Camp traces the border of the Moremi Game Reserve. A truly magical setting ideal for year-round wildlife encounters. Exuding all the charm and allure of an old-world safari, your stay here will feel completely in harmony with nature.
Main Destination: Khwai Concession (Okavango Delta)
Best Time to Visit
July to October (Best wildlife viewing)
High Season
July to October (Higher rates apply but not busy)
Best Weather
May to August (Less hot during the day)

Wildlife in Khwai Concession (Okavango Delta)

Elephant Elephant Abundant
Giraffe Giraffe Common
Buffalo Buffalo Common
Zebra Zebra Common
Wildebeest Wildebeest Common
Hippo Hippo Abundant
Lion Lion Occasional
Leopard Leopard Occasional
Hyena Hyena Occasional
Wild Dog Wild Dog Occasional
White Rhino White Rhino Rare
Black Rhino Black Rhino Rare
Cheetah Cheetah Rare
Accommodation: Khwai Bush Camp
  • Luxury tented bush camp located inside Khwai
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)
Game Viewing in the Private Khwai Concession

Day 5-6 Game Viewing in the Private Khwai Concession

During the following two days you will rise early for your morning game drive followed by breakfast back at the camp and time to relax. The afternoons are spend enjoying more game activities such as guided walking safaris, river activities, afternoon / night game drives all led by qualified and passionate guides who will share their knowledge and love of the bush with you. From the enchanting forests and undulating grasslands to lush floodplains and meandering lagoon, the varied ecosystems mean this is one of the most consistent areas for wildlife encounters year-round. Whether you are out on a game drive or relaxing at the camp, take time to savour the utter tranquillity, only broken by the call of wildlife.
Main Destination: Khwai Concession (Okavango Delta)
Accommodation: Khwai Bush Camp
  • Luxury tented bush camp located inside Khwai
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)
Depart Khwai Bush Camp, light aircraft transfer to Maun

Day 7 Depart Khwai Bush Camp, light aircraft transfer to Maun

Depending on your scheduled light aircraft transfer back to Maun you may have one last opportunity to enjoy a morning game activity. Transfer from the camp to the airstrip to board your light aircraft charter back to Maun, in time for your onward journey.
Main Destination: Maun Airport
Accommodation: No accommodation
Meals & Drinks:
  • Breakfast (Lunch & dinner not included)
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

End of tour

(See Getting there for more details)
  • You'll be collected from the airport.
  • Accommodation before the tour starts can be arranged for an extra cost.
Next: Rates

Important to Know

  • Rates are per person and exclude the international flight from/to your home country.
  • This tour must be paid in US dollars (USD). The ZAR rates shown are converted for information purposes only. Disclaimer
  • This tour accepts children who are 7 years and older.

Rates Per Person

Start dates
Solo 1 room
2+ people Sharing rooms
Jan 1, 2020 - Mar 31, 2020
$2058
$2058
N/A* = Not Available. This is Unavailable For Single Travelers.
Jan 1, 2020 - Mar 31, 2020
N/A* = Not Available. This is Unavailable For Single Travelers.
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Included
  • Park fees(For non-residents)
  • All activities(Unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation(Unless listed as upgrade)
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation(Unless labeled as optional)
  • All flights during the tour
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Meals(As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Drinks(As specified in the day-by-day section)
Excluded
  • International flights(From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips(Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items(Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
  • Some meals(As specified in the day-by-day section)
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Included
  • Park fees(For non-residents)
  • All activities(Unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation(Unless listed as upgrade)
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation(Unless labeled as optional)
  • All flights during the tour
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Meals(As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Drinks(As specified in the day-by-day section)
Excluded
  • International flights(From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips(Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items(Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
  • Some meals(As specified in the day-by-day section)
Getting There
This tour starts and ends in Maun
This operator can help select your international flights, but you'll have to book them yourself help
Fly to/from Maun Airport (MUB - Check price)
A transfer from and back to the airport is included
Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged for an extra cost
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