March 10 - 16, 2019
Photo Safari Okavango Delta & Linyanti Region
Experience an amazing African wildlife paradise during this one-week photography adventure in Botswana’s Okavango Delta and Linyanti Region. With an abundance of birds and new born mammals, Regula and Christian Heeb will be your guides as we photograph from both land and water during this region’s most active wildlife season. Wilderness Safaris will provide luxury lodges surrounded by African wilderness for all participants.
This tour can also be booked as an add on to our South Africa Photo Safari.
US$ 7,500 / per Person / double room sharing
US$ 1,400 / single room surplus
Participants: 4-8 participants. At this point we only have space for 1 female, sharing a double room.
- 6 Nights in 2 different Wilderness Safari Lodges
- En-suite accommodation in tented rooms
- All Meals, Daily Activities, Park Fees, House Drinks (excluding some premium brands), and Laundry
- Light aircraft flights to both camps from Maun, Botswana
- Morning & Evening Game drives
- Photographic and logistical support by Professional Photographer Christian Heeb
- Flight to Maun, Botswana
March 10, 2019: If booked together with our South African Photo Safari Tour, flight from Johannesburg to Maun, Botswana. Upon arrival at Maun Airport (MUB) and after clearing customs and immigration, we will be met by a Travel agent representative for our light aircraft flight to our first Wilderness Camp in the heart of the Okavango Delta.
March 10 - 13, 2019: We spend the next 3 nights in this Safari camp which lies on the aptly named Paradise Island, surrounded by deep channels and lush vegetation within a remote area of the productive Moremi Game Reserve. We sleep in raised luxury tents with en-suite facilities, an outdoor shower – and superb views of the classic Okavango Delta floodplains that surround the camp. Whilst the emphasis at this camp is on water activities, making this the perfect ‘water camp,’ game drives are offered all year round.
Animals: Sitatunga antelope and Pel's fishing-owl. Waterbirds are seen in large numbers including rufous-bellied heron and the secretive white-backed night-heron.Lions, Leopards, Hyaena and Buffalo.
March 13, 2019: Today we have a light aircraft flight to our Camp in northern Botswana’s Linyanti region.
March 13 – 16, 2019: Our next 3 nights we are in a camp which is situated in the private Linyanti Concession along the Savute Channel, famous as a sporadic and unusual watercourse. Morning & Afternoon Game drives on 4x4 Land Rovers. Night Drives and Nature Walks.
Animals: Noted for its very large elephant population, Sable Antelope, Giraffe, Lion, Leopard, Cheetah, Spotted Hyaena and Black-Backed Jackal. Birding is spectacular.
March 16, 2019: Today we have a light aircraft flight to Maun (MUB) where we will connect to our individual commercial flight to Johannesburg (JNB) and back home.