January/February/March 2017

Featuring Chobe River Safari

Aboard the exclusively chartered Five-Star m.s. Zambezi Queen.

Travel with us on this incredible journey to experience the wonders of four nations of southern Africa, where nature’s spectacle is at its most dramatic, history is rich, culture is diverse and the “Big Five” game viewing in pristine natural habitats is extraordinary. Witness the remarkable achievements of the young nations of Namibia and Botswana, unique in their way of life and home to one of the densest game populations on the planet. Walk in the footsteps of Nelson Mandela in South Africa, and behold the majestic natural beauty of Zimbabwe’s incomparable Victoria Falls—one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World.

Few experiences can match this exclusive, in-depth itinerary and exciting, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to travel the breadth of southern Africa. On the legendary Chobe River in Namibia, enjoy a three-night river safari featuring naturalist-guided excursions by small watercraft, a fantastic perspective from which to observe the magnificent wildlife gathering along the Chobe’s shores, with accommodations aboard the exclusively chartered Five-Star m.s. Zambezi Queen, featuring only 14 beautifully appointed Staterooms, each with a private balcony. During your classic land safari aboard four-wheel-drive vehicles, enjoy superb game viewing in seldom-visited Botswana, a sanctuary for nearly all of the southern African mammal species.

Follow Mandela’s long road to freedom from Soweto to Robben Island, on to Johannesburg and the presidency of South Africa, “the rainbow nation.” Hear the unique insights of our special guest speaker, founder of the Liliesleaf Farm Trust. Savor glorious Cape Town, poised dramatically between Table Mountain and the sparkling waters of Table Bay. Revel in spectacular seaside views and South Africa’s sublime Cape Winelands, featuring visits to world-class wineries for specially arranged wine tastings and their distinct Cape Dutch architecture. Also enjoy an exclusive
C´est Bon! CULINARY TRADITIONS Cape Malay cooking demonstration and traditional dinner.

Come join us on this unique journey of a lifetime and tremendous value to these must-see southern African destinations, visiting three UNESCO World Heritage sites and staying in carefully selected Five-Star hotels, including Johannesburg’s exclusive Grand Chateau Suites at the Fairlawns Boutique Hotel, Cape Town’s historic Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel and Zimbabwe’s legendary colonial The Victoria Falls Hotel. Reserve your place now for this unforgettable experience while Early Booking Savings are still available, as space is limited and sells out quickly!

The Travel Program outlined here is subject to the features, final pricing and terms and conditions set forth in the published Travel Program brochure.

Table Mountain, South Africa

River safari excursion boat, Namibia

Hippopatamus pod, Chobe River, Namibia

Leopard, Botswana

Water buffalo and red-eyed oxpecker

White rhino, South Africa

Cape Floral Region, South Africa

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