The 8 Night – Robedi

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(8 Nights, 9 Days)

6 Nights Comfort Camping Safari in Botswana, 2 nights Lodge in Victoria Falls

Covering one-third of the Okavango Delta, Moremi Game Reserve is undoubtedly one of the top wildlife destinations in the world.  It is set within wildlife management areas, allowing free movement of wildlife across its borders. The Khwai floodplains contrast beautifully with the lush island vegetation of the Xakanaxa area.  Herd upon herd of animals come down to drink from the Khwai River, drawing along predators from the woods. The bird life is exquisite.

Our Safaris in Moremi

  • 8 Night-Robedi stays in Khwai Concession area for 2 nights.
  • 10 Night – Le Some – stays in the Khwai Concession area for 3 nights.
  • 12 Night – Le Somepedi stays in Xakanaxa for 3 nights and Khwai concession area for 3 nights.

Below, you will find what is included and not included in the Tour.

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Maun, Botswana/Livingstone, Zambia.
or
Maun, Botswana/Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
INCLUDED
All road transfers between camps
All accommodations on safari
All drinks
Emergency evacuation to the nearest hospital
Accommodations in Maun, Botswana
Laundry Service (when camping)
Warm and Friendly Staff
Accommodations in Zambia or Zimbabwe
Professional guide
Road transfer from Kasane to Vic Falls
Park entrance, Camping fees
All Meals
All Game viewing activities
NOT INCLUDED
Travel Insurance
International Flights and Visas
Airport Taxes
Tips and Gratuities
All Drinks at Hotels
All Activities at Victoria Falls
All lunches and Dinner at Victoria Falls
All Items of a Personal Nature
 

Debra Barbarick

“Words can’t do justice to my trip with Botswana Trek and Royal Wilderness Safari. From the beginning, Bill organized us in a deeply personal and informative way. His love of the country and its people shine through everything he does. He did a great job in making our trip rich, comfortable, convenient and safe. He was patient and a great bridge between cultures. I just felt so at home in Botswana. I couldn’t imagine traveling with anyone besides Bill and Jonny owner of Royal Wilderness Safari. Royal Wilderness was the perfect combination of rustic adventure and comfort! Sleeping snuggly and safely in my cozy tent in the middle of the Okavango Delta with Lions roaring close by was one of the greatest experiences I have ever had. The efforts to provide us with the best game drives ever, the wealth of knowledge and how Johnny and our guide Isa nurtured all of our interests was just so generous! From grasses to medicinal plants to trees, animals, birds and even stars to the history of the country we learned so much about the web of life in this wondrous place, this Eden of Africa!! I hope I go back many times. I am still dreaming of Botswana drinking my bush tea. And the food and wine….Fantastic!”

 

Additional information

Duration8 Nights 9 Days
Physicality8/10
OfferedFebruary to November
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Day 1: Departure from Maun to Moremi Game Reserve

You meet your Guide upon your arrival in Maun, usually around the middle of the day. After a short introduction and a possible stop for last minute shopping for small items, you head out by road to Khwai. Approximately 4 hours later, with the last hour being game viewing along the Khwai River, you will arrive to find you camp already set, by our Crew. Your expected time of arrival in Khwai is around 1700hrs.

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Day 2: Moremi Game Reserve

Covering one-third of the Okavango Delta, Moremi Game Reserve is undoubtedly one of the top wildlife destinations in the world. It is set within wildlife management areas, allowing free movement of wildlife across its borders. The Khwai floodplains contrast beautifully with the lush island vegetation of the Xakanaxa area. Herd upon herd of animals come down to drink from the Khwai River, drawing along predators from the woods. The bird life is exquisite. The Robedi stays here for 2 nights. Activities: Morning Game drives, Afternoon Game drives, Night Drives (Optional), Bush Hiking (Optional)
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Day 3: Chobe National Park

You are woken up early in the morning on day 3. After breakfast, we head out for game viewing along the Khwai River. We later leisurely head to Savute, with a picnic lunch along the way. Time allowing we may do another introductory game viewing in and around the Savute Marsh before we get into camp. This day is long, with the expected time of arrival at our camp in Savute around 1700hrs. 

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Day 4: Chobe National Park

Savute is a small channel of water that breaks out of the northern water system called Linyanti that itself divides Botswana from Namibia (Caprivi). The channel flows almost due east and then cuts through the dunes or sand ridge that once marked the edge of a gigantic lake that linked the Okavango and the Makgadikgadi pan complex. The Savute Marsh has been fed erratically over the past 100 years, without any pattern in time, but obviously in response to floods and dry seasons, from different sources. When the channel flows, Savute is paradise in itself. Giant heads of Elephants, Buffalo and Antelope are common residents. It is perhaps when the river Stops or suddenly starts flowing after many years of absence that Savute is most dramatic.

The Robedi stays 2 nights in the Savute area. In this time you will travel back many years to understand the dynamics of the Savute channel, the Marsh, and its dependent wildlife. Activities: Morning Game drives, Afternoon Game drives (all activities are in open safari land cruisers only)

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Day 5: Chobe River Front

You are woken up early in the morning, day 5. After breakfast, we head out for Game viewing in the Savute area. A little later in the morning, we leisurely head out towards the Chobe Riverfront area, with a picnic stop along the way. With time allowing, we will do an introductory game viewing along the Chobe River. This day is long, with the expected time of arrival in camp around 1700hrs.

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Day 6: Chobe River Front

The Chobe River essentially is the soul of all of the life found in this northern end of Botswana. In the dry season, there is not another place on earth that has better concentrations of Elephants, Buffalo, Sable, Hippopotamus and many more in one small area. It is truly a world wonder. It is then fitting to finish one’s safari here. The predator life is equally drawn to the riverfront as it follows the prey species to the water side. Both Lion and Leopard are frequently seen here.

The Robedi stays for 2 nights, allowing you time for a River Cruise on the Chobe. Activities: Morning Game drives, Boat Cruise, Afternoon Game Drives

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Day 7: Amadeus Garden Lodge, Victoria Falls

You are woken up early in the morning on day 7, after breakfast, we leisurely head to the Kazungula Border. Your Botswana Guide will hand you over to Your Zimbabwe Guide who will take you to your hotel in Victoria Falls. From the Border, your journey to Vic Falls is only 1 hour. 

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Day 8: Amadeus Garden Lodge, Victoria Falls

When Dr David Livingstone first set his eyes upon the falls, he penned down in his diary “Scenes so beautiful they must have been gazed upon by angels in their flight”, this was in 1851. To this day Victoria Falls, as he called them, are world renowned. There is all manner of activities one can do in Victoria Falls: White Water Rafting, Bungee Jumping, Flying over the falls, Vic Falls Tour on Foot, Elephant back riding, Lion walking, Gorge Swinging. One should not miss the African entertainment at the Boma, Victoria Falls Safari Lodge, over dinner comprising of many traditional cuisines.

The Robedi stays here 2 nights, giving you ample time to manage all the activities available in Vic Falls.

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Day 9: Return Home

Transfer to Victoria Falls Airport for onward Connections. End of Royale Wilderness arrangements, till you return!!!!

Highlights:

Royale Wilderness mobile tented camping

Private and Exclusive camp grounds

Khwai Concession area near Moremi Game Reserve

Chobe National Park, Savute

Chobe National Park, Ihaha/Serondela area

Chobe River Cruise

Amadeus Garden or Similar (Victoria Falls)

Victoria Falls

Tour Reviews

4.67 based on 3 reviews
April 25, 2017

What a fantastic experience! Bill greased the wheels of transport, accommodation, and meals throughout, and Johnny went above and beyond as an eagle-eyed guide, driver, crew manager, and fountain of knowledge during the safari. Both men, and the safari staff, catered to a diverse, three-generation group of seven, and everyone left happy.

April 25, 2017

I was very impressed by our guide Johnny. His experience and friendliness were top notch. I also appreciated all the work that Bill Burns did to provide transportation , accommodations and pre and post safari activities. It was truly the trip of a lifetime and I hope to do it again some day.

April 26, 2017

Noel Bouscaren

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