Pangolin Photography Tour of Botswana (10 days)

10

days
Safari: Botswana, Chobe National Park

Pangolin Photography Tour of Botswana (10 days)

Immerse yourself in the wildlife and stunning natural beauty of the Chobe riverfront and pristine Okavango Delta as you capture nature's most spectacular beauty

This seven-day itinerary starts at the Chobe National Park famed for its huge elephant populations and the opportunity to photograph wildlife from both land and water on custom built photo boats and vehicles. Next you head to the Khwai Private Reserve in The Okavango Delta which has a reputation as one of the best areas for wildlife photography in the country. Included in this package is the use of a state of the art DSLR camera and telephoto lens, should you not have your own.

You'll enjoy journeying through the unique landscape of Moremi Game Reserve located in the east of the Okavango, with it's winding waterways, stark grass plains and dense forest. Red lechwe abound, as well buffalo and wild dogs. A chance to photograph these unique species is an unmissable opportunity. With 500 bird species fluttering in the trees, you won't want for interesting and diverse photographic subjects. Your stay at Pangolin Khwai Camp offers you the perfect base to experience this corner of paradise.

The Chobe river guarantees close encounters with an array of African wildlife. Visitors can look forward to some exciting activities such as: driving along the game-dotted river banks in a 4WD; cruising along the river in a motorboat, spotting rare birdlife and for a unique, luxury safari experience, hire a houseboat.

-
Estimated cost per person for a 10-day safari like this, depending on the season. Can be customised based on your budget and requirements.
International flights not included.
SEASON

JanLow

MarLow

Apr

May

Jun

JulPeak

AugPeak

SepPeak

OctPeak

NovLow

DecLow

Costing tip: When comparing with other companies, remember most of them only show the low season rate. How pricing works >

Our African Travel Expert

For a wildlife-focused, value for money safari
tailored to your budget

What to Expect on This Safari

This popular itinerary can be customised to match your budget and travel dates by adding/removing a few days or selecting different lodges

day

1 to 4

Pangolin Mobile Camp

The mobile camp is hosted by one of our Pangolin Photo Hosts who will supply you with a camera and telephoto lens and show you how to make the most of every photo opportunity on the morning and afternoon game drives. The same photo host will be with you throughout this safari and the intention is that you will be a far better photographer at the end with an “armoury” of new photographic skills at your disposal.

This safari starts with a game drive through the national park in our custom 8-seater (everyone has a window seat) Landcruiser to the Pangolin Mobile Camp which is based in the North Westerly sector of the park. 

Meals: Included

Drinks: Included (local brands only)

Transport and tranfers: Included

day

5 to 7

Pangolin Chobe Hotel

The Pangolin Chobe Hotel sits on the plateau overlooking the Chobe River and the Caprivi Floodplains below. Completed in 2018 the hotel has 14 rooms and is designed around a wildlife photography gallery featuring inspiring images from Africa and beyond.

With its proximity to the Chobe river, the majority of the game activities are done on the Pangolin Photo Boats with the same photo host who accompanied you on the first part of the trip.

Meals: Included

Drinks: Included (local brands only)

Transport and tranfers: Included

day

8 to 9

Bushman Plains

On the seventh day it’s time to make our way the short distance to Kasane airport to board our charter flight to The Okavango Delta and the next destination Bushman Plains.

The flight time is normally just over an hour and flies along the border due West from the Chobe along the Selinda. You will be accompanied by your photo host who will be with you for the remainder of the safari.

day

10

Departure

On the final day we head back over to the Kadizora airstrip for onward charter flights either home or onwards to other destinations detailed in the add-ons section of this page.

Recommended Iteniraries and Tours

 | Highlights of Botswana Tour de Force (14 days)

Highlights of Botswana Tour de Force (14 days)

The ideal safari to capture Botswana's unrivalled beauty and abundance of flora and fauna through the lens...

 | Camping in Moremi Game Reserve (5 days)

Camping in Moremi Game Reserve (5 days)

Watch the Okavango Delta come alive with the sounds of bird calls, the roar of lions in one of the most beautiful reserves in Botswana...

 | Wild Botswana and Zimbabwe Safari (10 days)

Wild Botswana and Zimbabwe Safari (10 days)

Tour the pristine habitats of Botswana and Zimbabwe's finest wildlife-rich assets with the twist of refined luxury...

 | Pangolin Photography Tour of Botswana (10 days)

Pangolin Photography Tour of Botswana (10 days)

Immerse yourself in the wildlife and stunning natural beauty of the Chobe riverfront and pristine Okavango Delta as you capture nature's most spectacular beauty...

Related Articles

Our African Travel Expert

Free safari planning advice from destination experts

This itinerary can be adapted in any way you'd like, to fit your budget and needsTell Us About Your Dream Itinerary

This itinerary can be adapted in any way you'd like, to fit your budget and needsNo Obligation Itinerary