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  • Soar high over the Okavango Delta on a helicopter ride.
  • Enjoy a candlelit dinner out on the water in Livingstone.
  • Get up close and personal with wildlife by 4x4, canoe, or on foot.
  • Experience the vastness of the Makgadikgadi Salt Pans.
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Enjoy an exclusive journey through the grandeur of Africa’s Botswana. A land of contradictions, Botswana offers an impressive biodiversity of both desert and wetlands, and in these almost magical landscapes live abundant wildlife. For those who seek the ultimate African experience but desire a high degree of comfort, this luxury package promises exceptional encounters with the natural world. Spend your days immersed in adrenaline-washed adventures and in the evenings, relax in luxury tented camps and lodges that offer the finest attention to details.

From Johannesburg, travel to Livingstone, and take in the full beauty that is the grand Victoria Falls. Explore the Okavango Delta to the Linyanti Swamps for a chance to glimpse hippo-killing lions, cheetah, wild dog, and leopard. In the Okavango Delta, your expert guide will take you deep into the bush in an open 4X4 vehicle in search of roaming lions, elephants, zebra and buffalo. As if that weren’t thrilling enough, you’ll then hop into a helicopter for an incredible and unrivalled scenic tour which will allow you to venture into parts of the Delta inaccessible by game vehicle. A game drive through the sand dunes and rocky islands of the Makgadikgadi Pan, one of the largest salt flats in the world, will get you up close to gemsbok, giraffe, and springbok, while a visit to the Kalahari will put you in touch with the captivating meerkats. These hand-selected and exclusive highlights of Botswana are guaranteed to incite wonder and awe. ... Show More »

Kensington Tours offers local support in each region you visit, another reason we deliver unbeatable value. Enjoy a personalized vacation that best suits your needs, developed by one of our experienced destination experts. Relax during your trip with our 24/7 support and expert local guidance.

NOTE: Due to capacity constraints in Botswana, there is a 20% non-refundable booking fee. This booking fee is paid to the lodges directly to secure reservations. This will be paid upon confirmation of your booking. « Show Less

Day
Activities Hotel & Meals
Hotel & Meals
  • Day 1 Johannesburg
    Johannesburg
    • Meet & Greet & Assist - VIP service(4)
    • Document Package - Documents
    • Transfer - Private - Airport - Vehicle/Driver(3)
    Breakfast
  • Day 2 Johannesburg to Livingstone
    Johannesburg to Livingstone
    • Transfer - Private - Airport - Vehicle/Driver(3)
    • Johannesburg - Livingstone [Direct (2hrs)] - Scheduled
    • Transfer - Private - Airport Transfer To/From Royal Chundu - Vehicle/Driver
    • Royal Chundu Package Activities
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, All Inclusive
  • Day 3 Livingstone
    Livingstone
    • Royal Chundu Package Activities +
    • Optional Activities
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, All Inclusive
  • Day 4 Livingstone to Kasane to Linyanti
    Livingstone to Kasane to Linyanti
    • Livingstone - Chobe [2 hours] - Private
    • Kasane - Linyanti [Charter Hop] - Charter
    • Zarafa Camp activities
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 5 Linyanti
    Linyanti
    • Enjoy the activities included in your Linyanti Camp
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 6 Linyanti to Okavango
    Linyanti to Okavango
    • Linyanti - Okavango [Charter Hop] - Charter
    • Tour - Shared - &Beyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp - Activities - Included
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 7 Okavango
    Okavango
    • Shared - Enjoy the Activities included in your Okavango Camp
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 8 Okavango
    Okavango
    • Shared - Another day to explore the Okavango Delta
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 9 Okavango to Maun to Makgadikgadi
    Okavango to Maun to Makgadikgadi
    • Okavango - Maun [Charter Hop] - Charter
    • Maun - Makgadikgadi [Charter Hop] - Economy
    • Jack's Camp Activities
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 10 Makgadikgadi
    Makgadikgadi
    • The Seasons of Makgadikgadi
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 11 Makgadikgadi
    Makgadikgadi
    • Shared - Morning with Meerkats
    • Shared - Quad Bike & Afternoon at the Pans
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 12 Makgadikgadi to Maun
    Makgadikgadi to Maun
    • Makgadikgadi - Maun [Charter Hop] - Economy
    • Maun - Johannesburg [Direct (1h 40min)] - Scheduled
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Day 1: Johannesburg

Upon arrival into Johannesburg, South Africa, you will be met at the door of your aircraft with your name on a paging board. You will be assisted through immigration, baggage collection and customs. You will then be shown to your onward flight, or to your awaiting transfer vehicle.

Upon arrival you will receive all of your necessary documents for your trip which contains a detailed personalized itinerary with pick up and drop of times. This includes a Kensington Tours branded envelope with summary itinerary, e-tickets and map.

A privately driven vehicle will provide you with a transfer between the Airport and your hotel, or vice versa, today.

Accommodation: The Residence

The Residence is located in the historic suburb of Houghton, which is also home to many famous residents including former President Nelson Mandela. The Residence exudes a charming air of quiet dignity, with an abundance of bougainvillea blossoms cascading down the terraced gardens.  On arrival at The Residence, you are greeted warmly and graciously before being shown around the guest areas on the ground floor. There is an immediate awareness of the sophisticated splendor of the interior and an all-pervading atmosphere of total tranquility. The entrance hall leads through to the sumptuous lounge and sitting room with plush furnishings inviting carefree relaxation for all seasons. A cozy log fire is lit in the fireplace on chilly days, while doors opening onto the long, spacious veranda offer a cool respite from the warm African sun. Guests are welcome to take a stroll through the manicured gardens and enjoy a game of tennis or swim a few lengths in the large outdoor pool. Arrangements can also be made for guests to work out at a nearby gymnasium or play a round of golf on the Houghton Golf Course.

Johannesburg
Johannesburg
The Residence
The Residence

Day 2: Johannesburg - Livingstone

A privately driven vehicle will provide you with a transfer between the Airport and your hotel, or vice versa, today.

Take your flight from Johannesburg to Livingstone today. The flight duration is approximately 2 hours.

Luggage restrictions applicable to this flight: The general free allowance is 20Kg in Economy Class. 90cm x 72cm x 45cm (including handle, wheels and pockets) total dimensions 207cm.

Hand luggage: One bag allowed in addition to one slimline laptop bag. No bag should exceed 56cm x 36cm x 23cm (total dimensions of 115 cm including handles and wheels) weighing not more than 7Kgs.

 

Enjoy your private airport transfer to/from Royal Chundu.

During your stay you can enjoy a wide range of activities. These include :

  • Daily sundowner river cruise: Cruise down the beauty of the Zambezi as the sun sets in the African sky.
  • Victoria Falls tour: Go on a half day walking tour of the Victoria Falls and rain forest, with a stopover at the curio stalls and tea or coffee at a local cafe.
  • Community tour and walks: These village tours gives you a rare chance to interact with the villagers of the community as they go about their daily activities.
  • Birding Safaris: Choose from a morning (sunrise), afternoon (sunset), night time or full day birding safari with private guide and vehicle.
  • Canoeing: Go on an exciting canoe trip, through the channels of the Zambezi’s islands, with great sights and abundant bird life to soak in.
  • Fishing: Royal Chundu is renowned among the professional angling fraternity for its superb fly fishing.

Accommodation: The Royal Chundu

The Royal Chundu Island and River Lodges are exclusively located on the banks of the Zambezi River, at about a 40 minute drive from Livingstone. The lodges enjoy a privileged location where they remain secluded from civilization and the trappings of the modern world.  Enjoy true luxury, while nature is a mere stone’s throw away. Royal Chundu offers visitors every comfort in a beautiful surrounding with interiors designed to provide a memorable experience. Find the breathtaking Victoria Falls 30 kilometres downstream from Royal Chundu and witness the magnificent convergence of two countries. Royal Chundu is the place where the spirit of Africa can be experienced and savoured.

Livingstone
Livingstone
The Royal Chundu
The Royal Chundu

Day 3: Livingstone

Included in your stay here at the Island of Royal Chundu is a variety of activities to enjoy.  Try going on a picturesque river cruise, or a trip to explore the mighty Victoria Falls. Set out on an aquatic canoeing adventure or simply relax, and cast out during a fly-fishing session.

For those craving something different, sign up for some additional services and activities such as massage treatments, helicopter flights, micro flights, white water rafting.

Sign up for optional activities at your hotel (not included in tour price); helicopter, ultra-light, horseback safari, white-water rafting, bungee jumping, Chobe game park day trip, jet boat, cultural tours, and more.

Accommodation: The Royal Chundu
Victoria Falls - The Smoke that Thunders
Victoria Falls - The Smoke that Thunders
Micro flight Vic Falls
Micro flight Vic Falls

Day 4: Livingstone - Kasane - Linyanti

Transfer between Livingstone and Chobe lodges. 

Relax during this short flight traveling between the Kasane airport and Linyanti.

Passengers weighing more than 110 kg (264lb) must purchase an additional seat.

Luggage restriction applicable to this flight: 20kg (44lb) per person, for both carry-on and checked luggage. Luggage dimensions must not exceed 25cm (10 inches) wide, 30 cm (12 inches) high and 62 cm (24 inches) long. Your checked luggage needs to be soft-sided - no wheels / no spine, a duffel bag is recommended. A small purse/backpack, is recommended as a carry-on, to keep your camera, passport, hat, sunblock or other items you need within easy reach.

Set in an immense private reserve, known for its intimate wildlife experiences. Dramatic landscapes coupled with prime location on the ZIbadianja lagoon and shared between just four suites make for a ‘private Africa’, a culmination of years of safari experience. The camp operates ‘green’ and yet by luxury standards. Each tent has a professional camera and lenses for each guest’s complementary use.

Activities Include:

  • Day and afternoon game drives on 4x4 open-sided Toyota Land Cruisers; each vehicle seats a maximum of 7 guests
  • Night drives with spotlights
  • Short walks from camp and on game drives
  • Fishing with a limited supply of basic equipment is on offer seasonally - catch and release basis
  • Bird watching

Accommodation: Zarafa Camp

Zarafa is located within the Selinda Reserve - a private 135 000-hectare (330 000-acre) wildlife area located in northern Botswana. It embodies authenticity, luxury and simplicity to create a camp that as been clearly considered, and thoughtfully planned to be as environmentally sensitive as possible. It is the culmination of years of safari experience. Zarafa Camp sits on an island in the floodplains of southern shores of the Zibadianja Lagoon, which is the source of the Savute Channel. Positioned in the extreme eastern side of the Selinda Reserve, its location is in prime wildlife territory. Each tent comes with its own Canon professional camera including a Canon 40D body and 35-135 mm and 100-400mm zoom lenses for use during a stay. Photos are then burned to a DVD as a souvenir at the end of your stay. Enjoy day and night game drives as well as guided nature walks, all meals, local drinks and laundry. Zarafa Camp is designed with exclusivity and privacy at its core. It is one of the most luxurious camps in Botswana.

Mokoro Canoe in the Linyanti Marshlands
Mokoro Canoe in the Linyanti Marshlands
Zarafa Tent Exterior
Zarafa Tent Exterior

Day 5: Linyanti

Set out to discover more of the remote Linyanti marshes. Game drives and other activities will be done in the mornings after breakfast, and then in the afternoons after lunch and maybe a quick siesta.

The many varied habitats within the Linyanti area - marshes, waterways, riverine forests, dry woodlands and grasslands - and the prolific and diverse wildlife and spectacular scenery together form a wonderful contrast to the Okavango. Adding this area to a Botswana itinerary makes for a varied and balanced experience of the country and in many ways it is an essential complement to a visit to the Okavango.

Accommodation: Zarafa Camp
Lion
Lion

Day 6: Linyanti - Okavango

This short flight travels from Linyanti to Okavango, Botswana.

Passengers weighing more than 110 kg (264lb) must purchase an additional seat.

Luggage restriction applicable to this flight: 20kg (44lb) per person, for both carry-on and checked luggage. Luggage dimensions must not exceed 25cm (10 inches) wide, 30 cm (12 inches) high and 62 cm (24 inches) long. Your checked luggage needs to be soft-sided - no wheels / no spine, a duffel bag is recommended. A small purse/backpack, is recommended as a carry-on, to keep your camera, passport, hat, sunblock or other items you need within easy reach.

 

At &Beyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp, the staff's passion is to share their knowledge and understanding of the bush and its inhabitants with all guests.

Highly trained guides and trackers will do their utmost to delight guests with a choice of the following included activities:

- Twice daily game drives: guests can explore the wildlife surrounding Xaranna on morning and afternoon game drives in an open air 4x4 safari vehicle, accompanied by an armed guide and tracker. The landscape traversed on game drives includes floodplains, as well as seasonal grassland, woodland, shrubland and savanna. Game drives track the Big Five, as well as a variety of other animals, including the semi-aquatic lechwe and sitatunga antelope.
- Interpretive bush walks: take a leisurely walk in the surroundings of the Camp to take in the sights, smells and sounds of the Okavango Delta, accompanied by an armed guide. Learn about how elephant are vital to the survival of the fan palm, try to spot the elusive Pel's fishing owl and keep a sharp eye out for the shy bushbuck.
- River cruises in an electrically powered ‘eco boat’ or mokoro - explore the waterways of the Okavango by boat in the company of our experienced guides. Learn the fascinating details of the Delta's network of channels, fringed by dense reeds and papyrus. A good variety of fish can be found in the clear waters and fishing trips can be arranged on request during fishing season (1 March to 31 December). Spot the nests of weavers and warblers in the papyrus beds and watch out for malachite kingfishers among the taller stems. Beautifully coloured frog species, such as the painted reed frog, abound. Waterlilies brighten up the surface of lagoons, where sleepy hippo splash beneath the surface. Seasonal water-based experiences include motorized boat, mokoro and fishing excursions.

Accommodation: &Beyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp

&Beyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp is the epitome of safari luxury. Situated on the Okavango Delta in Botswana, the camp offers 9 tents. These boast luxurious furnishings and beautiful lounge spaces for suite-style living. Private plunge pools accompany the tents. Feast on exquisite bush cuisine, as prepared by local chefs. Also savor a selection of continental dishes. A setting in the wild adds to the experience. Later, plan a game drive for an adrenaline rush. Otherwise, spend some time in contemplation on the viewing deck.

Lilac Breasted Roller
Lilac Breasted Roller
&Beyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp
&Beyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp

Day 7: Okavango

The Okavango Delta is home to some of the most spectacular and varied wildlife on Earth. Famed for its big cat and bird population, the delta is a peaceful haven where animals have been protected for decades and know they will not be disturbed. You'll have the opportunity to see animals up close when expert guides accompany you on your daily included activities. The area also boasts a diversity of landscape with desert, dry savannah, lagoon and swamps in close proximity – cheetah, crocodile and elephant can frequently be seen.

In the Okavango, you will typically you will have a morning activity, coming back to your camp for lunch and some down time. Later in the day, you will head out for your afternoon activity.

Accommodation: &Beyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp
Okavango Game Drive
Okavango Game Drive

Day 8: Okavango

Enjoy breakfast in the first light of day and head out to explore more of the fascinating Okavango Delta. Today, you might encounter impala and predators such as cheetah or the endangered wild dog. Return to the camp for lunch and perhaps a siesta, before heading out for an afternoon activity.

Accommodation: &Beyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp
Baby Lion
Baby Lion

Day 9: Okavango - Maun - Makgadikgadi

Sit back and relax during this short hopper flight that departs the airstrip in Okavango and arrives at the airstrip in Maun.

Passengers weighing over 110kg will need to purchase an additional seat.
Luggage restriction applicable to this flight: 20kg (44lb) per person, for both carry-on and checked luggage. Luggage dimensions must not exceed 25cm (10 inches) wide, 30 cm (12 inches) high and 62 cm (24 inches) long.  Your checked luggage needs to be soft-sided - no wheels / no spine, a duffel bag is recommended. A small purse/backpack, is recommended as a carry-on, to keep your camera, passport, hat, sunblock or other items you need within easy reach.

This short charter hop flight departs Maun and travels to Makgadikgadi, Botswana. 

Please note: Luggage is restricted to 20 kg on air charters in soft bags ONLY including hand luggage.

Guests staying at Jack's Camp have a vast variety of activities to enjoy during their stay.

Regular activities from Jack’s Camp include magic encounters with the friendly Meerkats, informative Bushman interactions, visits to Chapman’s Baobab, expert guiding of the unique desert wildlife and star gazing. In addition to these regular activities, the wet season ushers in the spectacular sight of the annual zebra and wildebeest migration, and the dry season allows guests the opportunity to explore the vast Makgadikgadi saltpans on quad bikes.

Accommodation: Jack`s Camp

Jack’s Camp which was refurbished in a traditional East African 1940's safari style is situated in one of the most unique regions of the country - the Makgadikgadi Pans. The Makgadikgadi is not without drama and, here, the emphasis is on observing the intricacies of a truly unique ecosystem. A safari to Jack's Camp is also a complete desert experience focusing on species unique to the area such as aardvark, gemsbuck and springbuck. It is the only place where you are virtually guaranteed to see the rare and elusive brown hyaena and be able to walk through the Kalahari with a gang of habituated but, wild meerkats.

Baobab Tree within the Salt Pan
Baobab Tree within the Salt Pan
Jack's Room
Jack's Room

Day 10: Makgadikgadi

Makgadikgadi Pans National Park is located to the south-east of the Okavango Delta and surrounded by the Kalahari Desert. The name Makgadikgadi implies of a vast open lifeless land.

The pans are located in large areas to the south, east and north-eastern regions of the park. Widely believed to be one of the largest salt flats in the world, it is not always dry. Torrential rains fall from mid-November filling the dry, salty, clay crust with water and grass, which is retained until April or May. The vast open lifeless land now becomes a fascinating refuge for birds and animals. In the wet season, this reserve can offer good wildlife viewing, particularly when large herds of zebra and wildebeest begin their westward migration to the Boteti region. Other species include gemsbok, eland and red hartebeest, kudu, bushbuck, duiker, giraffe, springbok, steenbok, and even elephant, with all the accompanying predators, as well as the rare brown hyena.

Very little wildlife can exist at Makgadikgadi during an inhospitable dry season of strong hot winds and only salt water. During the dry winter months, the migrations head westwards to the Boteti River to scoop up any remaining water, but many desert-adapted creatures remain resident. These include aardwolf, African wildcat, caracal, genet, honey badger, spring hare, jackal, kudu, meerkats, yellow mongoose, porcupine, ground squirrel, steenbok, brown hyena, suricates and occasionally lion.

Accommodation: Jack`s Camp
Makgadikgadi Salt Pans
Makgadikgadi Salt Pans

Day 11: Makgadikgadi

Set off in the morning to visit some of the Kalahari’s sexiest meerkats (‘Suricate’ to science-minded people and ‘Timon’ to Lion King Fans).  Get up close and personal with these captivating creatures. On chilly mornings, you might well find a meerkat snuggling up to you for warmth.  In the absence of a termite mound or tree, these playful creatures may use your head as a sentry lookout post. By spending quality time with these incredibly social, superbly adapted animals, you will be able to see how they interact with each other and their environment. You also get the chance to see the desert through the eyes of a meerkat – which, despite the fact that it’s only a foot off the ground, is a pretty spectacular vantage point, and definitely one of the most special and memorable game experiences you will encounter in Botswana.

A relic of one of the world’s largest super-lakes, the Makgadikgadi dried up thousands of years ago as a result of the continued shifting of the earth’s crust. When the lake was formed, some five to seven million years ago, its shores were the setting for the mysterious transition from ape to man.

Venturing far into the centre of the Makgadikgadi, on 4wd quad bikes, we are able to explore remote archaeological sites, periodically discovering never before documented fossil beds of extinct giant zebra and hippo. The fact that you can travel across the pans at great speed and still arrive nowhere only underlines the pans immensity.

After tea, travel down to the pans where you will be given a brief safety talk before mounting your trusty quad bike to head off across the pans. Watch the sun set and the stars rise. This is one of the only places in the world where the silence is so complete you can hear the blood circulating through your ears. There is not one visual landmark to be seen and one swiftly loses one’s sense of perspective.

Accommodation: Jack`s Camp
Meerkat - "Leave my Pup alone Wasp."
Meerkat - "Leave my Pup alone Wasp."
Walking on the Pans
Walking on the Pans

Day 12: Makgadikgadi - Maun

Sit back and enjoy the view during this charter hop flight travel between Makgadikgadi and Maun, Botswana, today.

Passengers weighing over 110kg will need to purchase an additional seat.
Luggage restriction applicable to this flight: 20kg (44lb) per person, for both carry-on and checked luggage. Luggage dimensions must not exceed 25cm (10 inches) wide, 30 cm (12 inches) high and 62 cm (24 inches) long.  Your checked luggage needs to be soft-sided - no wheels / no spine, a duffel bag is recommended. A small purse/backpack, is recommended as a carry-on, to keep your camera, passport, hat, sunblock or other items you need within easy reach.

Enjoy a direct flight today between Maun and Johannesburg. Flight time is approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes. Flight scheduled to depart Maun at 1h45pm and arrive into Johannesburg at 330 pm. Please Note: Flight times may vary.

Luggage restrictions applicable to this flight: The general free allowance is 20Kg in Economy Class. 90cm x 72cm x 45cm (including handle, wheels and pockets) total dimensions 207cm.

Hand luggage: One bag allowed in addition to one slimline laptop bag. No bag should exceed 56cm x 36cm x 23cm (total dimensions of 115 cm including handles and wheels) weighing not more than 7Kgs.

Accommodation:
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.

Trip Terms & Conditions

  • Your deposit is due immediately on booking (30% of program price, minimum $350). The balance is due 90 days prior to departure.
  • Cancellations of confirmed bookings 90 days or more prior to departure will receive full refund minus a $350 (per person) administrative fee and any non-refundable paid fees (e.g. non-refundable airfare, cruise or hotel deposits). 60-89 days will be subject to loss of 30% of program price. 30-59 days will be subject to loss of 50% of program price. 29 days or less will be subject to loss of 100% of program price.
  • Tour quotes do not include airfare to/from the trip start point unless noted on the itinerary
  • Cost increases in currency exchange, government fees, taxes, surcharges or hotel/lodge tariff increases between quote date and start date are payable by the client.
  • Availability cannot be guaranteed until booked. We will exercise best efforts to book hotels per the itinerary, however, in busy seasons and with client bookings made within 90 days of tour date we may be forced to offer substitutes.
  • Payment of the program price constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions set out at www.kensingtontours.com/terms-and-conditions
  • Living Standards and practices at destination may differ from those in North America with respect to provisions of utilities, services and accommodation.

The Residence: Johannesburg

The Residence is located in the historic suburb of Houghton, which is also home to many famous residents including former President Nelson Mandela. The Residence exudes a charming air of quiet dignity, with an abundance of bougainvillea blossoms cascading down the terraced gardens.  On arrival at The Residence, you are greeted warmly and graciously before being shown around the guest areas on the ground floor. There is an immediate awareness of the sophisticated splendor of the interior and an all-pervading atmosphere of total tranquility. The entrance hall leads through to the sumptuous lounge and sitting room with plush furnishings inviting carefree relaxation for all seasons. A cozy log fire is lit in the fireplace on chilly days, while doors opening onto the long, spacious veranda offer a cool respite from the warm African sun. Guests are welcome to take a stroll through the manicured gardens and enjoy a game of tennis or swim a few lengths in the large outdoor pool. Arrangements can also be made for guests to work out at a nearby gymnasium or play a round of golf on the Houghton Golf Course.

The Residence
The Residence
Suite
Suite

The Royal Chundu: Livingstone

The Royal Chundu Island and River Lodges are exclusively located on the banks of the Zambezi River, at about a 40 minute drive from Livingstone. The lodges enjoy a privileged location where they remain secluded from civilization and the trappings of the modern world.  Enjoy true luxury, while nature is a mere stone’s throw away. Royal Chundu offers visitors every comfort in a beautiful surrounding with interiors designed to provide a memorable experience. Find the breathtaking Victoria Falls 30 kilometres downstream from Royal Chundu and witness the magnificent convergence of two countries. Royal Chundu is the place where the spirit of Africa can be experienced and savoured.

The Royal Chundu
The Royal Chundu

Zarafa Camp: Linyanti

Zarafa is located within the Selinda Reserve - a private 135 000-hectare (330 000-acre) wildlife area located in northern Botswana. It embodies authenticity, luxury and simplicity to create a camp that as been clearly considered, and thoughtfully planned to be as environmentally sensitive as possible. It is the culmination of years of safari experience. Zarafa Camp sits on an island in the floodplains of southern shores of the Zibadianja Lagoon, which is the source of the Savute Channel. Positioned in the extreme eastern side of the Selinda Reserve, its location is in prime wildlife territory. Each tent comes with its own Canon professional camera including a Canon 40D body and 35-135 mm and 100-400mm zoom lenses for use during a stay. Photos are then burned to a DVD as a souvenir at the end of your stay. Enjoy day and night game drives as well as guided nature walks, all meals, local drinks and laundry. Zarafa Camp is designed with exclusivity and privacy at its core. It is one of the most luxurious camps in Botswana.

Zarafa Tent Exterior
Zarafa Tent Exterior
Zarafa Tent Interior
Zarafa Tent Interior

&Beyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp : Okavango

&Beyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp is the epitome of safari luxury. Situated on the Okavango Delta in Botswana, the camp offers 9 tents. These boast luxurious furnishings and beautiful lounge spaces for suite-style living. Private plunge pools accompany the tents. Feast on exquisite bush cuisine, as prepared by local chefs. Also savor a selection of continental dishes. A setting in the wild adds to the experience. Later, plan a game drive for an adrenaline rush. Otherwise, spend some time in contemplation on the viewing deck.

&Beyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp
&Beyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp

Jack`s Camp: Makgadikgadi

Jack’s Camp which was refurbished in a traditional East African 1940's safari style is situated in one of the most unique regions of the country - the Makgadikgadi Pans. The Makgadikgadi is not without drama and, here, the emphasis is on observing the intricacies of a truly unique ecosystem. A safari to Jack's Camp is also a complete desert experience focusing on species unique to the area such as aardvark, gemsbuck and springbuck. It is the only place where you are virtually guaranteed to see the rare and elusive brown hyaena and be able to walk through the Kalahari with a gang of habituated but, wild meerkats.

Jack's Room
Jack's Room
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
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    Best trip ever. Sarah was a delight to work with and answered all of our questions and concerns professionally and courteously. It was a trip of a lifetime and everything was fantastic. Thank u Sarah and thank you Kensington

  • Rachel F. — August 10, 2016 — Africa

    Kensington Tours gave us a wonderful trip with the best guide and accommodations. They helped us book flights to avoid long drives and answered all of our questions going above and beyond. Thank you for all your help giving my family and I a trip of a lifetime! We cannot wait to go back to Africa and do it again using Kensington!

  • Jeffrey L. — August 10, 2016 — Africa

    We wanted the full safari experience and Kensington was able to deliver it. We had the perfect mix of tents and lodges and honestly can say we saw about everything we could have in our time there. Our Kensington guide Elijah was very knowledgeable and friendly. He was basically a member of the family by the end of the trip. The entire trip was planned out perfectly. Thanks to Kensington and we hope to travel with them again in the future.

  • Sarah M. — August 10, 2016 — Africa

    We had such a tremendous trip! We covered a lot of geography, plants and animals - both aquatic and land based. Every guide we had was knowledgeable and very personable. When Grootbos and then Madikwe found out it was my husband's birthday - our guide at Grootbos "Nita" arranged a private party for him (and us) and our chef and butler at Little Madikwe, Violet and Patience, baked cupcakes and got a small group together to sing happy birthday - in English and Afrikaans! We could never have seen so much on our own. The knowledge we gained about South African people, places, animals and history made this our trip of a lifetime! Thank you!

  • Sasha T. — August 10, 2016 — Africa

    We had the most amazing time on our trip. Very grateful to Kensington for organizing all the pick ups and details so we didn't have to think or worry - we could just enjoy ourselves. Will absolutely recommend this trip to family and friends and hope to use Kensington again in the future for our next adventure. Thanks so much!

  • Kristin C. — August 10, 2016 — Africa

    From the minute we landed, everything was taken care of. Every driver and guide we had were very friendly and efficient. The highlight of our trip was our stay at Kapama Southern Camp, everything about this place was amazing. We were all sad to leave and would love to return there in the future. Would highly recommend booking as many people there as possible.

  • Eric W. — August 10, 2016 — Africa

    Madagascar is a very poor country with spotty infrastructure. We used Kensington for their knowledge of the area and their resources and we are very pleased. Our driver for the trip was very professional and knowledgeable of the area and the guide that we used for the rainforest walks was equally knowledgeable and professional. Bari, our guide, had a passion for the area and wanted to make sure we were able to get the best picture of each sighting. Franco, our driver, had a passion for his country and the sights and he was a definite asset on our trip.

  • Tom B. — August 10, 2016 — Africa

    Guides were incredibly well-informed and taught my wife and I about the environment, animals, and culture. Our tour would have just been commonplace, without them.

  • Mary R. — July 20, 2016 — Africa

    Going with Kensington Tours was a great decision. The transfers between resorts was handled very professionally and extremely smooth. I will plan my next trip to South Africa with Kensington. Money well spent!

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