DAYS 125 – 129: BOTSWANA
Leaving Zimbabwe behind, you have a long drive day today into Botswana to the awesome Makgadikgadi Pans, one of the largest salt pans in the world.
The following morning you have free time for optional excursions into the Pans to see the incredible scenery and go in search of meerkats. Then in the afternoon you will drive to Maun which will be your base for the 2 day / 1 night trip into the Okavango Delta.
The Okavango Delta in Botswana is home to one of the world’s most fascinating eco-systems. You will have an included 2-day / 1 night guided safari deep into the Delta, including mokoro trips and bushwalking safaris.
Returning from the delta, you will drive south from Maun to the village of D’kar in the district of Ghanzi. In the evening you have an included visit to the Dqãe Qare Game Reserve, a community based tourism project of the San from D’Kar village, where you will go on a bush walk to learn all about the lives and culture of the San people.