Pangolin Zambezi Voyager – Chobe River, Namibia – 2 nights
Welcome aboard the Pangolin Zambezi Voyager, our custom-made floating lodge allows you to explore the wildlife-rich floodplains of the Chobe and Zambezi confluence, in the relaxed style and comfort of a bygone era..
An opportunity to explore the abundant wildlife found in the floodplains at the convergence of the Chobe and Zambezi rivers…
The floating lodge awaits you, providing relaxed comfortable accommodation in a style of a bygone era.
“Africa is waiting, come!
since you’ve touched the open sky
And learn’t to love the rustling grass,
the wild fish eagle’s cry”
Welcome aboard the Pangolin Zambezi Voyager.
Day 1: Arrive Kasane, Botswana
A guide will meet and greet you at Kasane Airport. You will be transported in our air conditioned vehicle a short distance to Kasane Immigration on the banks of the impressive Chobe River, where you will check out of Botswana and into Namibia and continue on by speed boat to The Pangolin Zambezi Voyager.
Day 2: Chobe River, Namibia
Enjoy the day at your leisure with some activities on offer:
By boat is the perfect way to explore, possibly encountering herds of elephant bathing in the river, or close encounters with hippo or crocodiles. Exceptional African scenery is your bonus, enhanced by drinks and snacks as you meet and chat with other interesting people from around the world.
Day 3: Depart Kasane, Botswana
After a relaxed breakfast, another scenic transfer and border crossing back into Botswana and on to Kasane airport for your return flight.
Why not spend a further night near the Chobe River on the Pangolin Zambezi Voyager for more memories.Consider making the most of being here before you venture far away from this more-than-special wild Eden.
Rates are quoted per person sharing and are quoted in USD for both International and SADC residents.
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The Pangolin Voyager is more than a houseboat; it is a floating lodge, operating on the Chobe and Upper Zambezi Rivers. It offers an exclusive experience affording you privacy and the opportunity to experience the surrounding wildlife-rich floodplains. Plan your itinerary, from game viewing, birding …
- Transfers to suit itinerary
- All meals
- All drinks incl local wine,beers,soft drinks and spirits
- All day use of the photo boats and other tenders
- Fishing permits
- Travel Insurance
- All items of a personal nature
- Meals and drinks not mentioned
- National park and river usage fees not mentioned