Best of Botswana and Seychelles

This 16-day trip offers the best of Botswana and Seychelles. Your trip starts in Moremi Game Reserve and the Okavango Delta will offer untouched wilderness with fantastic wildlife. Your adventure will continue to Seychelles and Alphonse Island. Welcome to paradise!

Day by day program

Day 1: Arrive Botswana

Upon arrival at Maun Airport, you'll be warmly greeted by a representative who will assist you to your light aircraft for a short flight to Machaba Camp. The name "Machaba" is derived from the local Setswana name for the Sycamore Fig Tree, also known as the "tree of life", which is highly regarded in African culture. Machaba Camp offers a luxury and authentic safari experience.

Day 2-3: Moremi Game Reserve

Experience the ultimate safari adventure with the camp's daily program of activities. Start your day with a morning safari, where you can witness the African wilderness come to life. Return to the camp for a delicious breakfast and some leisure time or join a thrilling bush walk. At midday, savor a scrumptious lunch before heading out on a late afternoon safari to explore even more of the stunning landscape. Finally, return to the lodge just in time for a mouthwatering dinner. Let the expert team at the camp handle everything, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of Botswana's wilderness.

Day 4: Okavango Delta

After a morning filled with exciting activities, it's time to check out of Machaba Camp and head to the nearby light aircraft airstrip for your flight to Gomoti Plains. The camp is named after the Gomoti River and its roaming flood plains, providing a stunning natural backdrop for your stay. In the afternoon, embark on a game drive to explore the area and spot some of the diverse wildlife. End your day with a delicious dinner and a comfortable overnight stay at the camp. Get ready for another unforgettable day in Botswana's wilderness.

Day 5 - 6: Okavango Delta

Start your day with an unforgettable adventure in the heart of the Okavango Delta. Wake up to a refreshing wake-up call before embarking on an exciting morning safari. Return to the lodge for a delicious breakfast and some leisure time, or choose to go on a bush walk to explore the surrounding wilderness. At midday, savor a scrumptious lunch before setting out on another safari adventure in the late afternoon. Return just in time for a delectable dinner at the lodge. Let the thrill of the Okavango Delta fill your days and nights.

Day 7: Okavango Delta - Johannesburg

After your morning activity and breakfast at the lodge, you will be transferred to the airstrip for your flight to Maun. From there, you will board your flight to O.R. Tambo Airport. Upon arrival, you will walk to the International Continental OR Tambo, where you will spend the night.

Day 8: Johannesburg - Seychelles

This morning after breakfast, check out and walk to OR Tambo airport, to check in to your flight to Mahe. On arrival at Mahe Airport, you will be transferred to Eden Bleu Hotel.

Day 9: Mahe Island - Alphonse Island

After checking out from Eden Bleu and having breakfast, you'll be transferred to Mahe Airport for your charter flight to Alphonse Island. Here, you can indulge in the beauty of the untouched Alphonse group of islands. With white sandy beaches and dense natural forests, the island offers an escape from the stresses of everyday life. The remnants of old commercial coconut groves add to the island's charm, making it a true paradise for nature lovers.

Day 10-15 Alphonse Island

Spend the day at leisure, taking in the breathtaking beauty of this untouched natural sanctuary in one of the world's prime marine environments. Relax and enjoy the pristine surroundings of the far reaches of the Indian Ocean.

Day 16: Departure

After breakfast and your morning activity, you will be transferred via charter flight to Mahe Airport, here you will check in and board your flight homeward bound.   

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    What is included in the trip?

    The price includes
    • Private Airport road transfers
    • 03 nights at Machaba Camp on a All-inclusive basis
    • 03 nights at Gomoti Plains Camp on a All-inclusive basis
    • 01 night at InterContinental Johannesburg O.R. Tambo on B & B basis
    • 01 night at Eden Blue Hotel on B & B basis
    • 07 Alphonse Island Lodge 7 nights at on a All-inclusive basis
    • Shared daytime game drives in 4x4 game drive vehicles
    • Walking safari, mokoro trip, bush breakfast & sundowners
    • All guest conservation contributions and park fees
    • All flights in the program
    • All statutory taxes for the flights mentioned above
    • Medical Emergency Evacuation Insurance
    The price does not include
    • Visa
    • Travel insurance
    • Cancellation of trip
    • Any items of personal nature
    • Spa treatments and purchases
    • International flights
    • Gratuities