Experience the best of both worlds with a 2 night visit to the iconic Victoria Falls in Zambia followed by a 3 night safari in the heart of the Okavanga Delta in Botswana. Your journey can commence in either Johannesburg or the Kruger National Park with a 2 hour flight to Livingstone airport in Zambia. Enjoy 2 nights at the Thorntree River Lodge with various activities included in your stay such as a private tour of the Victoria Falls, sunrise and sunset river cruises, the opportunity to go tiger fishing, canoeing as well as visits to local markets and much more.

After your 2 night stay in Zambia, transfer by road to the town of Kasane in Botswana and fly via scheduled charter to Khwai Leadwood Lodge situated in the heart of the Okavango Delta. Embark on morning and evening game drives and partake in bush walks as well as a mokoro (dug out canoe) experience within the Okavango Delta. After your 3 night stay, return to Maun airport and connect with your international flight back to Johannesburg.


Low Season – March to May 2024

Per person sharing FROM $6,800

Per Single FROM $8,200

High Season – September to November 2024

Per person sharing FROM $8,600

Per Single FROM $9,900

Highlights of this tour

  • - Visit the Victoria Falls (one of the 7 natural wonders of the world)
  • - Sunset cruise on the mighty Zambezi river
  • - Rhino tracking and Tiger fishing whilst in Zambia
  • - Morning and evening game drives during your stay in Botswana
  • - Walking safaris
  • - Mokoro experience in Botswana

ITINERARY – Hotels & Lodges

Thorntree River Lodge

Victoria Falls

Beautifully designed Thorntree River Lodge graces the banks of Zambia's glorious Zambezi River in Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park. Find perfect respite after a day of activities by relaxing in the infinity pool that seamlessly blends into the river horizon. Thorntree River Lodge celebrates the spirit of community. After a refreshing sundowner drink while watching an exquisite African sunset, spend your evening sharing stories of your safari around the fire from within the comfort of the sunken boma before enjoying our African inspired fine-dining experience. Just twenty minutes upstream from Victoria Falls and accessed via the international airports of Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe or Livingstone, Zambia Thorntree River Lodge is the perfectly positioned lodge from which to enjoy the cascading spectacle, of the Victoria Falls nearby.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1

Travel from Johannesburg or the Kruger Mpumalanga Airport to Livingstone situated in Zambia. Transfer to the Throrntree River Lodge and check in for your 2 night stay at this beautiful lodge situated on the banks of the Zambezi River.
Overnight at Thorntree River Lodge

Day 2

Enjoy a full day of activities in and around the lodge which will include a private tour to view the majestic Victoria Falls. Embark on a sunrise or sunset cruise or op for one of many activities including canoeing and Tiger fishing from the lodge.
Overnight at Thorntree River Lodge

Khwai Leadwood Lodge

Okavango Delta

Set within the Okavango Delta's community-run Khwai Concession, this beautiful camp is tucked under the trees on the edge of the Khwai River. This river is all that separates the iconic Moremi Game Reserve and the concession, with hippos, elephants and even lions crossing over from time to time. Watching these animals maneuver through the water is an exceptional experience for even the most travelled safari veterans. The elegantly designed camp hosts six standard tents and one family unit, keeping in line with the intimate and exclusive wilderness experience. The new camp effortlessly bridges the gap between luxury accommodation and feeling like you're in the great African outdoors. Woven baskets and beaded décor, along with modern elements, create an authentic contemporary African style.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 3

Check out of the Thorntree River Lodge and transfer by road to the Kasane border town between Zambia and Botswana. Cross the border where after you meet up with your pilot that will fly you to Khwai Leadwood Lodge on a scheduled charter flight. After check-in, embark on your evening game drive before returning to the lodge for dinner
Overnight at Khwai Leadwood Lodge

Day 4

During the day, guests can enjoy game drives, walking safaris and mokoro safaris (water levels permitting) on the search for Africa's big attractions including lion, cheetah, leopard, wild dog, elephant, buffalo, hippo and giraffe. An additional virtue of this area is that guests can head off on night drives and get an up-close and personal experience with some of Africa's nocturnal and more elusive animals. After your evening game activity, enjoy dinner before returning to your suite.
Overnight at Khwai Leadwood Lodge

Day 5

Enjoy another day at leisure at the camp with the various game activities on offer
Overnight at Khwai Leadwood Lodge

Day 6

Enjoy an early morning game activity. After breakfast, check out of Khwai Leadwood Lodge and the lodge will transfer you to the lodge airstrip for your scheduled charter flight to Maun. On your arrival in Maun, connect with your international flight to Johannesburg.

Included in this tour


  • - 2 Nights in the luxury Thorntree River Lodge in a river suite
  • - 3 nights at Khwai Leadwood Lodge in a standard suite


  • - Tea, coffee, soft drinks, and alcoholic beverages, except premium imported spirits and champagne

  • Thorntree River Lodge
  • - Game drives in Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park
  • - Rhino tracking, bush walks
  • - Sunrise & sunset boat cruises
  • - Simonga Village visits
  • - A visit to Zambian side of the Falls, a visit to the Zimbabwean side of the Falls in low water season (excludes visa fees)
  • - A visit to the Livingstone Museum, canoe trips
  • - A visit to Maramba & Makuni Markets
  • - Catch & release fishing (not available in December due to breeding season)
  • - Spa (additional costs apply)

  • Khwai Leadwood Lodge
  • - Morning, afternoon & night game drives
  • - Walking safaris and mokoro safaris (subject to water levels)


  • - All road transportation in luxury air-conditioned vehicles
  • - Scheduled flight from Johannesburg to Livingstone Airport (Zambia)
  • - Airport transfer from Livingstone airport to Thorntree River Lodge
  • - Light air scheduled charter from Kasane to the Khwai Leadwood Lodge
  • - Light air scheduled charter from Khwai Leadwood Lodge to Maun Airport (Botswana)
  • - Scheduled flight from Maun Airport to Johannesburg (South Africa)

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