April to October
Namibia & Botswana Self-drive Safari
NAMIBIA – BOTSWANA – victoria falls
Adventure in the remote wilderness of Southern Africa through outstanding deserts, incredible wildlife and unforgettable sunsets!
Desert, wildlife, and the most spectacular waterfalls of africa.
Boasting the world’s most ancient desert, Namibia is considered unmatched in its raw, natural beauty. Its appeal lies in the rolling, red sand dunes of the Namib, extending inland from the cold Atlantic Ocean, to the rare desert elephants amble along Namibia’s dry riverbeds and the critically endangered black rhinos.
Botswana is one of the best wildlife destinations in Africa. From the immense emptiness of the Makgadikgadi Salt Pans to the sheer natural beauty of the Okavango Delta, and untamed nature of wild camping in the famous Chobe, Savuti, and Moremi, 70% of the country is dedicated to national parks and protected areas.
Sossusvlei, meaning “dead-end marsh”, is a salt and clay pan surrounded by high red dunes, located in the southern part of the Namib Desert. This area is characterized by high sand dunes of vivid pink-to-orange colour, an indication of a high concentration of iron in the sand and consequent oxidation processes. These dunes are among the highest in the world; many of them are above 200 meters, the highest being 388 meters high. It used to be an oasis with several acacia trees; then, the river that watered the oasis changed its course. The pan is thus punctuated b