Chobe Game Lodge
The only unchanging game lodge established within the famous Chobe National Park, Chobe Game Lodge is Botswana ’s venue for guests looking for a perfect base to travel Chobe National Park and the Chobe River. Chobe Game Lodge can host up to 94 people in total indulgence, and our comprehensive facilities include a large swimming pool and adjoining patio and a grassy riverside boma space where a Marimba band traditional dancers can show. Visitors preferring to indulge themselves can schedule an appointment with our in-house beautician or book our gym for an individual workout.
Savute Safari Lodge
Located on the shores of Botswana’s fabled Stolen River, Savute Safari Lodge is a traditionally thatched safari lodge in a frame of singular excellence. However, just as awe-inspiring is the decades-old story of how the river was diverted and in an astonishing twist, how it was given back.
Xugana Island Lodge
Xugana Lagoon is widely believed as holding the most spectacular permanent water place in the entire Okavango Delta, which in the middle of the Kalahari sands, is Africa’s most massive and most awe-inspiring oasis. The Okavango River rises in the mountains of Angola yet never joins the sea; alternatively, its great waters drain over the sands of the Kalahari where its excellent desert thirst satisfied in a wilderness of freshwater lagoons, islands, and channels. Xugana Island Lodge is located on a private concession and takes full advantage of this magnificent site.
Leroo La Tau
Leroo La Tau established on the western bank of the Boteti River, northwest of Khumaga Village and about 140 kilometers southeast of Maun. The eastern shore of the Boteti River forms the border of the Makgadikgadi Pans National Park, which extends away from the riverbank towards its gallery of scrubland and mineral-rich grasslands. Leroo La Tau built on cliffs above 10 meters above this dynamic riverbed scene, offering a raised vantage point which ensures unique views of the river and the Makgadikgadi Pans National Park to the east.
Lodges & Accommodation
Desert & Delta Safaris’ lodges are exclusive. The lodges contain between 16 and 24 guests except for Chobe Game Lodge, our extensive property which holds 46 rooms. Some lodges are located in isolated yielding areas. Chobe Game Lodge is the only unchanging lodge built within the Chobe National Park. Despite the isolated locations of our lodges and camps, all the creature ease that you would demand from a modern hotel are apparent. En-suite bathrooms, air conditioning and, where air conditioning is not available, ceiling fans, walk-in showers, flush toilets. Tea or coffee making tools are touches in the rooms to make your stay as pleasant as possible.
Travel between our lodges
Flying is an essential part of your Botswana safari and is a different way to encounter the area you are touring from the air. Part of the experience of traveling Desert & Delta Safaris’ lodges, is the traveling between camps. We extend a thoroughly blended special air charter service, run by our sister company Safari Air. Safari Air conducts single engine Airvan’s, Cessna 206s, 207s, 210s, Cessna Caravans, and a twin-engine Britten Norman Islander aircraft. We have a compliment of pilots starting from all over the world including countries such as South Africa, United Kingdom New Zealand, and Botswana. Every pilot should have Botswana Commercial Pilots Licenses concurrently with Pilots Licenses for their nation of origin.
Except if you have scheduled a special air charter, your flight assignments will be planned as a “seat on plane” basis. Flight times determined according to each day’s provisions and to fit in with activities. Thus the plane can pick up and drop off other guest’s en-route to your purpose. Times, therefore, change from day to day and will be announced to you the afternoon before leaving.
Day 1 – 2 Chobe Game Lodge
Upon arrival, you will be welcomed by a deputy from Chobe Game Lodge. You will be transported by road to the Lodge, where you will spend two nights.
Encounter this fabulous lodge made famous by Richard Burton and Elisabeth Taylor who had their second wedding at Chobe Game Lodge. Sinking into your luxurious Honeymoon Suite, you will have time to refresh up and relax. Enjoying a scrumptious lunch served at the terrace restaurant overlooking the Chobe River. Set out on your teatime game activity a cocktail cruise on the magnificent Chobe River or an exhilarating game drive traveling the Chobe area. Sunset Cruises are dramatic as you will be able to see wildlife that gathers at the water’s side and enjoy a magnificent African sunset.
The Chobe National Park is celebrated for its vast herds of elephant and buffalo and magnificent star-gazing. Your guide will be delighted to show you the African skies, describing the stars while partaking in local legends. Chobe Game Lodge amenities include a riverside boma where traditional dances are performed, Cheetah, Brown and Spotted Hyena a big swimming pool, with an outside patio facing the Chobe River. Chobe Game Lodge has a wildlife source library with lounge and terrace. Should you wish to pamper yourself while on honeymoon, you can schedule an appointment with the in-house beautician.
Day 3 to 4: Savute Channel
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before your shift to Kasane Airport. Depart on your listed charter flight to Savute Safari Lodge, located inside the world-renowned Chobe National Park, Park, where you will be staying for two nights. Savute is known for its unbelievable predator activity and bounty of wildlife. A few of small pans support Savute’s thousands of animals with an unchanging, yet delicate, water source. Covering your game drive, encounter magnificent bull Elephants walking past you as you sit in your open vehicle. All trips are led by professional guides who have incredible knowledge of the Savuti area.
Savute Safari Lodge has 12 twin bedded splurging wood, thatch, and glass safari rooms, with suited to the hot and dry weather. The suites have large interiors, glass sliding doors, private viewing decks, and en-suite bathrooms.
Amenities at Savute Safari Lodge include a lounge, library, and cocktail bar, which are established in the beautiful thatch and timber principal building. A viewing deck is ideal for watching the game at the waterhole. A swimming pool on a built wooden teak deck faces the channel. Enjoy a romantic candlelit dinner on your private deck. At sunsets, you will see animals drinking at the water holes situated in front of the camp. Taking in the vibrations of the African night as you enjoy your delicious meal.
Day 5 to 6: Okavango Delta
Following an early morning exercise and breakfast at Savute Safari Lodge, you will join a light flight to Xugana Island Lodge, you will visit for two nights. Xugana Lagoon is the unchanging Delta, a world of brilliant clear waterways weaving through the large reed and papyrus beds onto peaceful lagoons. Located in a private franchise, Xugana is a right water-based camp.
Xugana Island Lodge has eight chalets which are elevated on wooden floors. Every cottage has en-suite bathrooms and individual decks which overlook the lagoon. Xugana Lagoon offers magnificent African sunsets. The lodge has an extensive boma and outdoor dining area. The lounge, bar and dining areas are placed back beneath an Ebony and African Mangosteen tree covering. The swimming pool, in the center of the island, is a perfect place to unwind.
After lunch, you leave on your afternoon game activity. A boat cruise and try out some fishing for bream and tiger fish. Enjoy peaceful mokoro tours in eco-friendly dugout canoes, blended with adrenaline pumping walks on encompassing lagoons and islands in the yielding. A passionate dinner for two on the legendary floating deck, with a glittering sunset view, will leave you with enduring memories of the Okavango Delta.
Day 7 to 8: Makgadikgadi Pans National Park
After a morning activity before departing on your registered charter flight to the desert of Leroo La Tau for two nights. Leroo La Tau created on 15m high cliffs overhead the now flowing Boteti River which gives visitors chances for exciting wildlife sightings from this elevated vantage point. With a central reception and lounge, spaces sit high on the cliffs facing the Boteti Riverbed and the thorough scrub and fields of the Makgadikgadi. Extravagance glass and thatch chalets on private raised wooden platforms provide unique views over the dry riverbed and grassy plains.
At the pool, you can watch the herds of zebra and wildebeest that congregate to drink from the waterhole. View animals on day and night game drive and maybe see Cheetah, Brown and Spotted Hyena Lion, Leopard, even the rare White Rhino. Plat a role in a remarkable tree planting ceremony where you will plant your tree. An individual gesture where you will commit to the preservation of the natural environment in Africa for present and future generations.
Day 9: Departure
Morning activity after breakfast will be shifted from Leroo La Tau to Maun Airport for your onward arrangements. Extraordinary memories, friendships and the promise of a return journey to Botswana ever close to your heart.
Your stay includes:
8 nights accommodation (2 nights Chobe Game Lodge, two nights Savute Safari Lodge, two nights Xugana Island Lodge, two nights Leroo La Tau)
Accommodation upgrade at Chobe Game Lodge
Individual dinner at Savute Safari Lodge
Special floating deck supper at Xugana Island Lodge
Tree seeding tradition at Leroo La Tau meals as a detailed tax for Airport departure at Kasane Airport
All local brand beverages and soft drinks
entrance charges for national
Medical discharge insurance
Listed charter flights and transfers as named KASANE to MAUN or MAUN to KASANE.
Does not cover:
Meals other unless specified
Premium label drinks
Excursion and activities unless than specified.
Any Travel insurance
Airport taxes and flights not specified in the itinerary
The rate is subjected to availability at the time of reservations.
Luxury course may change according to availability and routing preference.
The next routines can also be utilized for this itinerary
Starting in Maun ending in Kasane without supplement.
Beginning in Maun ending in Maun without supplement applies.
Starting in Kasane ending in Kasane without supplement applies.