Zebra Migration

Highlights

  • 3 nights in the Khwai area
  • Helicopter transfer from Khwai to Nxai Pans
  • Witness the world’s longest zebra migration and the predator that follow them
  • Spend 3 nights in Nxai Park National Park
  • Guided visit to Baine’s Baobabs
Overview

Explore the diversity of Botswana on this wonderful safari itinerary as you take to the sky on a helicopter transfer, an unforgettable highlight on this safari.

The contrast of the lagoons and crystal-clear waterways of the delta to the expansive salt pans and open grasslands of Nxai Pan is home to the world’s longest zebra migration. This aerial viewpoint offers an amazing perspective and the opportunity to take great photographs.

Come experience a unique green season (December – March) safari in Botswana!

Green season

Dec/ Jan / Feb/ March

  • From USD$ 2,836 per person sharing

Mid Season

Apr / May / Nov

Migration Camp is closed

High Season

Jun/ Jul / Aug / Sep / Oct

Migration Camp is closed

Day 1
KHWAI

From Maun airport you will fly in the Khwai Community area where you will be transfeRred to the lodge Khwai Bush Camp, on the edge of the Moremi Game Reserve in Botswana, is nestled amongst a forest of sycamore and leadwood trees. A perfect welcome to the green season with dramatic afternoon thunderstorms which are expected to provide much needed relief to wildlife and vegetation. Migrant birds arrive in their flocks and predator hunts are common as vulnerable offspring are born. Experience the vastness of the landscape beyond with a helicopter transfer to the Nxai Pan.

Head on the afternoon safari after your checkin and start exploring what the green season in the Okavango Delta offers.

Return to the lodge in time for a delicious dinner under the African skies.

Day 2-4
KHWAI

Full day exploring the Khwai area during morning and afternoon activity
We will leave camp at first light to enjoy a morning activity and return in time for brunch.

Should you wish to just relax and take it easy the top deck is the perfect place to do this during the dat. With several sun loungers and a mixture of shade and sun its the perfect place to relax with good book and watch the world go by.

We will head out again for an afternoon activity returning after sunset. Return to the lodge in time for a delicious dinner under the African skies.

Day 4
NXAI PAN NATIONAL PARK

After your morning activities enjoy a scenic flight over the Okavango Delta to the Maun before your road transfer to Nxai Pans National park – your home for the next few nights!
Migrations Expeditions, a semi-mobile seasonal camp has just six tents set on low decks enjoying the expanse of the Nxai pan area and the perfect spot to enjoy the zebra migration as tens of thousands of zebra arrive with the promise of new vegetation. With the new rains, many of the roads become inaccessible but the water wonderland that is experienced from the air is phenomenal. Waves of vibrant pink flamingos return to the drenched pan. Day trips to the 1,000-year-old cluster of trees known as Baines Baobabs form part of the exciting activities on offer.

Head on the afternoon safari after your check-in and start exploring what the green season in the desert has to offer!

Return to the lodge in time for a delicious dinner under the African skies.