Machaba Routes

Mana Pools National Park, Hwange National Park, Chobe National Park, Okavango Delta

Zimbabwe & Botswana
  • 13 Nights
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    Peak
    1 Jun 2024 - 31 Oct 2024

    $ 18940 pps

    Shoulder
    1 Nov 2024 - 15 Nov 2024

    $ 14805 pps

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Machaba Routes

Embark on the multifaceted odyssey traversing some of Africa's top safari destinations. Start in the magical landscapes of Mana Pools and Hwange National Park. Discover the grandeur of Victoria Falls and the wildlife-rich allure of Ngoma Safari Lodge in Chobe National Park. Conclude amidst nature's tranquility at Kiri Camp in the Okavango Delta to end off an unforgettable expedition.

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Explore a variety of biomes

A biome is a community of animals and plants that share common characteristics for the environment in which they live. Biomes can include a variety of habitats and as such, support different animal and life forms. This package covers several biomes enabling you to enjoy a wide diversity of wildlife in a single trip.

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Experience a walking safari

This package includes the opportunity to take a walking safari, which is the perfect way to immerse yourself in the world of plants, seeds, insects, reptiles and animals and gain insight into a larger complex ecosystem. Not to mention the thrill of experiencing the size, scent and sounds of an untamed animal in the wilds.

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See the mighty Victoria Falls

One of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, the locals call Victoria Falls “Mosi-oa-Tunya”, which means "smoke that thunders" in honour of the roar of the water plunging into the Zambezi River below. You will now be able to tick Victoria Falls off your life’s bucket list.

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Explore the Okavango Delta

Explore Botswana’s prized jewel, the Okavango Delta. Over 11 000 km3 of seasonal floodwater travels from the neighbouring Angolan Highlands to fill this inland river basin creating a home to more than 2 000 plants, 450 bird, 65 fish and numerous large mammal species. Take to the waters during flood season which offers unique opportunities to experience the Delta's diverse wildlife and stunning landscapes. Please note water-levels may affect availability of water-activities.

Meals Activities Flights

Our packages are inclusive of meals, selected alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, wildlife activities, conservation levies and internal transfers

At a glance

Curated experiences

Discover what makes each camp so interesting and what you can do while there. Each camp and lodge has something different to share. Drawing on our extensive local knowledge, we make sure you get to experience the best that each site has to offer.

Days 1-4

Ingwe Pan camp

Mana Pools

Situated in Mana Pools National Park, the camp has views of the legendary Ingwe Pan. Walk the paths that meander around Zambezi River-fed pans or drive the floodplains that are alive with wildlife for much of the year.

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Days 4-7

Verney’s Camp

Hwange National Park

Inspired by safaris of the past, Verney’s Camp is situated in a teak forest that is synonymous with Hwange. With views over a waterhole, the animals put on a daily parade as they come down for their evening drink.

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Days 7-9

Old Drift Lodge

Upstream of the iconic Victoria Falls, on the banks of the Zambezi River, lies Old Drift Lodge. The lodge boasts luxury accommodation overlooking the pristine Zambezi National Park, a mere 7 kilometers from the mighty Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. Old Drift Lodge is nestled within a wild paradise frequented by elephant, buffalo, herds of sable, eland, zebra, giraffe, kudu, waterbuck and impala.

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Days 9-11

Ngoma Safari Lodge

CHOBE NATIONAL PARK

This luxury safari lodge is perfectly positioned to capture breath-taking sunsets and views of the Chobe flood plain, which attracts big animals and large migratory herds. A river cruise and night safari can’t be missed.

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Days 11-14

Kiri Camp

Okavango Delta

Kiri Camp offers a combination of both game drives and water activities. Based on a private concession, these activities will take you to some of the more remote areas in the delta, previously inaccessible. 

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Package Includes

Luxury Accommodation

Luxury accommodation

Rest comfortably in eco-luxury tented camps with the option of Family Luxury tents (4-sleeper) or Twin tent. Tents include premium quality mattresses, linen and a private en suite bathroom with hot and cold running water, indoor shower, double vanity basin and western-style flush toilets.

Meals And Drinks

Meals and drinks

We make sure you never go hungry with freshly prepared breakfast, lunch and dinner. We also provide in-between-meal snacks and nibbles plus warm beverages, cool drinks and selected alcoholic drinks.

Activities And Excursions

Activities and excursions

Our rates include camp/lodge-based activities and planned excursions such as game drives, walking safaris, water safaris, Mokoro (canoe) experiences, cultural outings, and stargazing, among others. Note: water-based activities are dependent on the camp location, the season and water-levels during the time of your visit.

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Airstrip transfers

We will meet you at the local airstrip and transfer you via game vehicle to and from our camp or lodge, freeing you to enjoy game viewing and be mesmerised by the sights and sounds of nature on the way.

Laundry Services

Laundry services

Little beats the feeling of freshly laundered clothing in the heart of the African bush. All our camps and lodges offer complimentary laundry services at our eco-friendly laundry stations. **Laundry is not included at Old Drift Lodge

Internal Transfers

Internal logistics

The package price includes all internal logistics including, camp-to-camp, airport and road transfers.

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Complimentary mini-bar

Enjoy the cooled spoils of a complimentary in-room mini-bar service. *Ngoma Lodge only

Package Excludes

Premium imported drinks, international flights, travel insurance, VISA's, discretionary tips

Tailored Safari Packages

Inspired by our knowledge and first-hand experience of Botswana and Zimbabwe, we have crafted a series of packages to provide textured and authentic African safaris.

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Classic Botswana and Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe & Botswana

Hwange National Park, Okavango Delta

Experience the best of Botswana & Zimbabwe. Explore the exquisite tapestry of natural wonders across the Okavango Delta. Traverse the mesmerizing landscapes of Hwange National Park and embrace the thundering cascade while marveling at the scenic grandeur of Victoria Falls. 

  • 11 Nights
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    Peak
    1 Jun 2024 - 31 Oct 2024

    $ 16961 pps

    Shoulder
    1 Nov 2024 - 10 Jan 2025

    $ 13199 pps

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Essentially Machaba

Zimbabwe & Botswana

Hwange National Park, Okavango Delta

Experience the essence of the Okavango Delta where untamed nature and captivating wildlife thrive. Then, venture into Hwange National Park, renowned for its abundant elephant herds, majestic big cats, and a myriad of plains game.

  • 9 Nights
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    Peak
    1 Jun 2024 - 31 Oct 2024

    $ 15147 pps

    Shoulder
    1 Nov 2024 - 10 Jan 2025

    $ 11385 pps

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Definitive Machaba

Zimbabwe & Botswana

Hwange National Park, Chobe National Park, Okavango Delta

Discover the epitome of wilderness exploration starting in Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe's largest reserve, followed by the untamed allure of Ngoma lodge offering endless views over the seasonal Chobe flood plain. Thereafter visit the classic safari lands of the Okavango delta.

  • 11 Nights
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    Peak
    1 Jun 2024 - 31 Oct 2024

    $ 19631 pps

    Shoulder
    1 Nov 2024 - 10 Jan 2025

    $ 14851 pps

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Machaba Routes

Zimbabwe & Botswana

Hwange National Park, Chobe National Park, Mana Pools National Park, Okavango Delta

Embark on the multifaceted odyssey traversing some of Africa's top safari destinations. Start in the magical landscapes of Mana Pools and Hwange National Park. Discover the grandeur of Victoria Falls and the wildlife-rich allure of Ngoma Safari Lodge in Chobe National Park. Conclude amidst nature's tranquility at Kiri Camp in the Okavango Delta to end off an unforgettable expedition.

  • 13 Nights
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    Peak
    1 Jun 2024 - 31 Oct 2024

    $ 18940 pps

    Shoulder
    1 Nov 2024 - 15 Nov 2024

    $ 14805 pps

Classic Okavango Delta

Classic Delta Package

Botswana

Okavango Delta

Watch elephants swim through the reeds in the Okavango Delta, or a leopard track its prey in the predator capital of the world at Gomoti. It’s the chance to see nature in un-edited detail.

  • 9 Nights
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    Peak
    1 Jun 2024 - 31 Oct 2024

    $ 16333 pps

    Shoulder
    1 Nov 2024 - 10 Jan 2025

    $ 12337 pps

Classic Machaba

Classic Botswana

Botswana

Chobe National Park, Okavango Delta

Starting at the world-famous Chobe Game Reserve and moving to the world-renowned Okavango Delta, this safari includes the Gomoti Game Reserve – known as the predator capital of the world. Thereafter visit the classic safari lands of the delta.

  • 8 Nights
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    Peak
    1 Jun 2024 - 31 Oct 2024

    $ 13881 pps

    Shoulder
    1 Nov 2024 - 10 Jan 2025

    $ 10433 pps

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Romantic Package

Botswana

Okavango Delta, Chobe National Park

The private Ngoma Safari Lodge, is located on the edge of a plateau, offering endless views over the seasonal Chobe flood plain. Thereafter visit Little Machaba, an intimate oasis nestled in the riverine trees.

  • 5 Nights
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    Peak
    1 Jun 2024 - 31 Oct 2024

    $ 6868 pps

    Shoulder
    1 Nov 2024 - 10 Jan 2025

    $ 4908 pps

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Classic Hwange

Zimbabwe

Hwange National Park

Take a safari in the largest National Park in Zimbabwe. Hwange is a blend of semi-desert, forest and open savannah and is home to great herds of elephant, big cats and a myriad of plains game.

  • 6 Nights
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    Peak
    1 Jun 2024 - 31 Oct 2024

    $ 6799 pps

    Shoulder
    1 Nov 2024 - 10 Jan 2025

    $ 4858 pps

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Classic Mana Pools

Zimbabwe

Mana Pools National Park

Mana Pools National Park is surprisingly textured. Its varied landscape gives rise to different plants, bird and animal life which can be seen from a game vehicle, by foot or the comfort of your eco-luxury accommodation.

  • 8 Nights
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    Peak Special
    1 Jun 2024 - 30 Jun 2024

    $ 6389 pps

    Peak
    1 Jul 2024 - 31 Oct 2024

    $ 8049 pps

    Shoulder
    1 Nov 2024 - 15 Nov 2024

    $ 6009 pps

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Classic Botswana and Zimbabwe

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Classic Botswana

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Romantic Package

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