This three country tour combines the best highlights of Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe, tailored for those who have only around 14 days to devote to this adventure. Start your tour in Namibia and drive via Waterberg Plateau Park, Etosha National Park, Bwabwata National Park and Zambezi Region (former called Caprivi Strip) to Botswana and Zimbabwe. End your journey at the famous and impressive Victoria Falls. We make sure you travel in a comfortable and safe 4x4 vehicle and provide you with a detailed itinerary including driving directions and GPS coordinates of your accommodations.
Day 1 - Welcome to Namibia
On your arrival at Hosea Kutako International Airport near Windhoek, you will pick-up your rental car, then drive to Voigtland Guesthouse, which is located between Windhoek and the airport. The pool at the guesthouse offers relaxation and well-being with a view of the waterhole where giraffes and other animals may linger.
Accommodation: Voigtland Guesthouse
Day 2 - Waterberg Pleateau Park
After a relaxed breakfast your journey takes you via Okahandja to the Waterberg Plateau Park. Your overnight stay will be at the Waterberg Wilderness Lodge, which nestles along the base of the cliffs of the Waterberg Plateau. It towers about 200 m above the surrounding landscape, the plateau with its sheer cliffs and fascinating rock formations, serves as a breeding area for endangered animal species.
Accommodation: Waterberg Wilderness Lodge
Day 3 - Etosha National Park
After another relaxing breakfast your journey takes you via Otjiwarongo and Outjo to the Etosha Safari Camp, situated only 10 km away from Andersson Gate at the southern side of the Etosha National Park. Today there will be plenty of time to drive into the National Park to watch many different antelope species, giraffe, elephant and with some luck even lion, hyena, leopard and rhino. The lodge also offers guided morning and afternoon excursions to Etosha National Park.
Accommodation: Etosha Safari Camp
Day 4 - Driving through the Etosha National Park
Today’s journey takes you through the Etosha National Park where you will have the opportunity to enjoy the variety of wildlife seen from the road and at the numerous waterholes. You can stop at Halali for lunch or a small break to stretch your legs. After that, you continue your journey to the Von Lindequist Gate and exit the park, making for the Mushara Bush Camp, your accommodation for the night.
Accommodation: Mushara Bush Camp
Day 5 - Direction Zambezi Region (former Caprivi)
Your journey continues today in the direction of Rundu. As the day progresses, the surroundings become more rural and culturally traditional. Welcome to the Kavango region! Hakusembe River Lodge is situated in a green oasis on the banks of the Okavango River. Here you will be warmly welcomed and pampered after a long journey. Later in the afternoon, take a boat trip and experience the spectacular Okavango river landscape at sunset.
Accommodation: Hakusembe River Lodge
Day 6 and day 7 -Direction Bwabwata National Park and Popa Falls
You continue your journey to the northeast of Namibia to the former “Caprivizipfel", is now called the Zambezi Region. Scenically, it impresses with its dense trees and many streams. Here live fascinating Namibian ethnic groups and an overwhelming number of animals and birds. Riverdance Lodge which enjoys a water side location, is only 24km from the small town of Divundu. It offers the ideal base to explore Popa Falls, Mahango Game Reserve and Bwabwata National Park, all within an hour's drive from the lodge. The peaceful and secluded location of Riverdance will suit individual travellers and families alike.
Accommodation: Riverdance Lodge
Day 8 and day 9 - Zambezi River
You will head to Katima and on to the Zambezi Mubala Lodge, where you will be able to relax in these beautiful surroundings. The lodge, located on the banks of the Zambezi River, is an ideal destination for wildlife and bird watching. During your stay you can explore nature and watch the animals on a sunset cruise and other activities offered by the lodge.
Accommodation: Zambezi Mubala Lodge
Day 10 and day 11 - Chobe National Park in Botswana
Hello Botswana! You drive to Kasane and your lodge which is just 12 km from the town centre. River View Lodge, is located on the banks of the Chobe River, is a charming private home set amongst beautifully manicured gardens. The Lodge is an oasis of tranquility and the perfect location for guests to relax and unwind before exploring the iconic surroundings of Chobe.
Accommodation: River View Lodge
Day 12 and day 13 - Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe
After a satisfying breakfast, you will drive to Zimbabwe, where you can look forward to a memorable stay in the small town of Victoria Falls, a popular tourist destination. Your accommodation for the next two days is Batonka Guesthouse, which is just a few minutes from the famous waterfalls. After arriving at the guesthouse, you can relax by the pool or explore the city on foot. Here you can enjoy the many souvenir shops, bars, cafes and a diverse range of activities.
Accommodation: Batonka Guesthouse
Day 14 - Depature Day
Your last day starts with a hearty breakfast at the lodge, where you can relax until you leave for your departure from Victoria Falls International Airport.