Adventure Awaits - Stress Free Trip
Let Little Hotdog Watson inspire you with this unique family trip to the beautiful African Plains. This fun filled holiday includes everything, so you can enjoy a stress free trip whilst, your little ones see unforgettable sights.
So what does this trip include?
This trip runs for 10 nights and 11 days, and thanks to WildFoot Travel they set out the whole trip for you, making this trip hassle and stress free! You and the family will see and experience so much together including: seeing Victoria Falls, discovering Botswana’s wildlife and an exciting quad bike tour around the Salt Pans.
Heres your day to day plan.
Makgadikgadi Salt Pans | Day 1-3
Arrive at the airport and get transferred to Planet Baobab, a traditional styled grass hut and shaded by 4000 year old baobab trees! Take a stroll with your guide and learn about the local culture and ecology, before enjoying your first sunset by the campfire.
Day 2 starts with a visit to a nearby village, Gweta, to mix with the locals and visit the primary school! After lunch, is where the excitement begins, with a quad bike ride around the great, vast and open landscape.
You then will set up camp for the night, and your guide will cook you dinner, before you tuck into your bedroll. After sunrise, head off to the nearest waterhole looking for meerkats and other wildlife. You will then return to Planet Baobab, for lunch. In the afternoon you will be off again, to another water hole, this one is frequently used by elephants and other animals.
Okavango Delta | Day 4-6
Arrive at Pom Pom camp, a cool safari-tent camp, where you will then be shown your tent. Enjoy the (enclosed) open air showers! Here your activities include, night drives, walking safaris and excursions with the local expert guides. Open lagoons and tree islands will be the highlights, maybe sightings of hippos and crocodiles. Lions, buffalo and giraffes move through the are also.
Chobe Riverfront | Day 7-8
Arrive to Chobe Bakwena Lodge, the Chobe Riverfront is home to the largest density of African elephants in the world. Enjoy the views of the giant bull elephant strolling beside your vehicle or snorkels alongside your boat. You will also be able to enjoy the hundred hippos and buffalos on the floodplains. Let the lions who are stalking antelopes by the watered, get your adrenaline pumping. You might also search for the rare sable antelope. The lodge is a great place for families with specific family chalet and river views.
Victoria Falls | Day 9-11
Your next destination is, Victoria Falls Safari Lodge. Here, there are two and three bedroom lodges, ideal for families. The lodge is set in native-vegetation gardens with free-roaming elephants and warthogs. The lodge staff can guide and provide advice on how to get the best view of the falls independently or book a tour if you prefer.
If this hasn’t interested you enough, please go check out the website by clicking here, it's the perfect time to start your African Adventure with the family. We would love to hear if you’ve previously been or thinking of going.