Okavango Encounter – Scenic Flight & Chief’s Island

Okavango Encounter – Scenic Flight & Chief’s Island

The Okavango Encounter is a great safari package that will let you explore the unique Okavango Delta and the renowned Moremi Game Reserve.

Offering day trips and excursions, the Okavango Encounter safari is an exciting introduction to this fascinating region and the wildlife that make it their home.

Experiencing this remarkable area from land, from water and even from the air will leave you with great memories that will last a lifetime.

Safari Details

Duration: 4 days

Price: From $685 per person

25% Off Special Offer

1st April 2021 to 31st December 2021

Okavango Encounter – Scenic Flight & Chief’s Island Itinerary

Day 1: Scenic Flight Over the Okavango Delta

Arriving at Island Safari Lodge in the afternoon, will allow you relax and enjoy some time by the pool or the lodge bar and restaurant.

On this day we include an afternoon scenic flight over the Okavango Delta. Seeing this unique ecosystem from the air is a great way to start your Okavango Encounter.

Accommodation is inclusive of a buffet dinner. All extras such as beverages and alcohol can be purchased from the lodge bar and restaurant. The guestrooms are comfortable, set in the lodge gardens with air conditioning, wi-fi and DSTV.

Meals: All meals included

Day 2: Moremi Game Reserve

For this excursion, we will meet and depart from Island Safari Lodge by 6:00 am. We will head north towards Moremi Game Reserve for approximately 45 km. From this point on we will be starting to enjoy the rich and diverse fauna and flora this area is famous for.

We will spend the day exploring this wildlife rich and diverse area enjoying the scenery and capturing these moments in our minds and experiencing the photographic opportunities of a lifetime. Packed meals are available and can be arranged at an extra cost should you wish to arrange this with us.

We then continue to explore the area for the rest of the day. We arrive in Maun late afternoon, where you are welcome to enjoy sunset drinks and dinner at Island Safari Lodge restaurant.

Meals: All meals included

Day 3: Chief’s Island: Deep in the Delta Boating Safari

Departing from Island Safari Lodge after a wholesome breakfast this trip heads north 45 minutes on water up to an area called the Boro.

The Chief’s Island trip explores the waterways and channels of the Okavango by boat enjoying the rich diversity of fauna and flora this area has to offer. Alternatively, you could experience the day on a mokoro should water levels not permit us access by boat. Packed meals are available and can be arranged at an extra cost should you wish to arrange this with us.

Exploring the channels of the Okavango Delta with its array of aquatic life and breath-taking beauty allows you to experience the sounds and close encounters with nature.

Meals: All meals included

Day 4: Your Adventure Ends

On this morning check out after having enjoyed a wholesome breakfast. We can arrange a transfer for you to the airport for your onward travel.

Meals: Breakfast (lunch and dinner not included)


  • Park fees
  • All activities
  • All accommodation
  • Camping equipment (sleeping bag excluded)
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Meals (as specified in the itinerary)
  • Drinks
  • Bath towels


  • International flights
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Sleeping bag
  • Tips (tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees

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