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Embark on an unparalleled Chobe River experience on our Ichingo Chobe River Lodge and Chobe Princess Combo.

This exciting 4-night combination stay ideal for couples, families, and groups offers an unforgettable 2 night stay at the intimate and secluded Ichingo Chobe River Lodge, on the banks of the Chobe River, followed by 2 nights aboard a deluxe Chobe Princess house boat.

 

PLEASE NOTE

All fishing done with the Zambezi Queen Collection is strictly on a catch and release basis only.

Please note Zambezi Queen Collection is not a cruise from point A to point B, but a luxury floating hotel that traverses a stretch of 25km on the Chobe River, along the banks of the Chobe National Park.

Please note that the timings above should be used as guideline only as all services are dependent on weather & wind conditions.

Itineraries

Day 1

ICHINGO CHOBE RIVER LODGE

13h00 - 19h30 Arrive at Kasane Airport or Kasane Immigration Office (KIO) to embark on your adventure. Meet our Zambezi Queen Collection representative who will assist with your luggage. Go through passport control for Botswana (KIO) & Namibia (all transfers included). Buffet lunch will be waiting for you after you have settled in, followed by afternoon river safari excursion of your choice (game viewing by motorized tender boat; a colorful birding safari; an exhilarating fishing excursion, or cultural experience, all led by expert guides 19h30 - 22h00: Enjoy pre-dinner snacks and drinks at 19h30, followed by a delicious 3 course plated dinner.

Day 2

ICHINGO CHOBE RIVER LODGE

06h30 - 09h45 Coffee & tea is served from 6h30. Enjoy a hot beverage in the dining or lounge area, as you take in the beauty that surrounds. A breakfast buffet is served with the option of a cooked hot meal from 08h00 on wards. After breakfast, the morning is at your leisure. 10h00 - 19h30 Go exploring the wonderful Chobe River on one of the various tours we offer. Make your way back to Ichingo Chobe River Lodge for a 3 course lunch, and an afternoon of relaxing. Fit in an evening safari and sunset excursion on the Chobe River. Before returning for a 3 course dinner, served at 19h30. 19h30 - 22h00 Enjoy pre-dinner snacks and drinks at 19h30, followed by a 3 course plated dinner

Day 3

ICHINGO RIVER LODGE TO CHOBE PRINCESS

06h00 - 10h00 Coffee & tea served from 06h00. A buffet breakfast is served from 07h30 10h00 - 13h00 Check-out of Ichingo Chobe River Lodge, Enjoy a morning activity, before making your way by motorized tender boat to Chobe Princess 13h00 – 19h30 Rest and rejuvenate on-board, or experience the Chobe River with a tender boat and knowledgeable guide, who is expertly aware of the flora and fauna in the area. For an unforgettable cultural experience visit one of the local villages. Enjoy a delicious buffet lunch at 13h00, and take in the wonders of the Chobe River 19h30 - 22h00 Enjoy pre-dinner snacks and drinks at 19h30, followed by a 3 course plated dinner

Day 4

CHOBE PRINCESS

06h00 – 09h45 Coffee & tea is served from 06h00 am. Enjoy the dining or lounge area, and admire the wonderful vistas. A buffet breakfast is served from 07h30 onwards. After breakfast enjoy a morning at your leisure. 10h00 – 19h30 For the adventurous, try your hand at tiger fishing - one of the Chobe and Zambezi Rivers most predatory fish! Enjoy a buffet lunch and afternoon at your leisure, or experience more exciting river safaris or continue the hunt for the mighty Tiger fish. 19h30– 22h00 Enjoy pre-dinner snacks and drinks at 19h30, followed by a scrumptious dinner for your last night on board.

Day 5

END OF TRIP

06h00– 08h00 Coffee & tea is served from 06h00am. Enjoy a hot beverage in the dining or lounge area, and admire the wonderful vistas. A scrumptious plated breakfast is served from 8am onwards. After breakfast, it is time to disembark for your onward destination. 08h00 onwards Disembark Chobe Princess for Botswana & Namibia passport control. Take a short road transfer to Kasane Airport for your onward flight, or meet your transfer representative at Kasane Immigration Office, who will transfer you by road for your onward adventure

All Accommodation

All Meals

Soft Drinks, Local Beer/Wine & Tea/Coffee

Road Transfers to and from Kasane Airport

Boat Transfers

Wildlife Spotting and River Safaris

Guided Birding Tours

Fishing & Equipment

Photographic Excursions on  Custom Designed Boats

Land Based Cultural Tour

Air tickets

Premium alcoholic beverages (such as Champaign spirits & dessert wines)

Additional transfers to/from Zambia / Zimbabwe / Namibia / any of the Kasane Lodges

A land-based half- day 4×4 game viewing in Botswana’s Chobe National Park (passport required)

Curio Shop purchases

Gratuities (at your discretion)

Visa Fees

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