On the Wings of the Wind – Hot Air Ballooning

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We invite you to discover our Africa.

INDULGE IN THE GRANDEUR OF HOT AIR BALLOONING

An experience of a lifetime | On the wings of the wind

Carried by the mysterious currents in the skies and ever-changing breezes a ride in this most majestic of flight inventions will provide you with an unforgettable experience and unfading memory over the vast spaces that Africa entices with. Where eagles soar; where plains, mountains, rivers and fascinating flora and fauna are viewed in the magic of the first morning light. The setting where stillness and peace prevail.

We will gladly assist you in crafting your personal safari experience
Memorable | Exquisite | Unique

Okavango Delta

Destination Botswana

The Okavango Delta

Showcases one of the last truly unspoilt wilderness areas in Africa and remains one of nature’s most treasured of hideaways. As a world heritage site the safari experience enchants with some of the very best of game viewing, flying over a kaleidoscope of floodplains, winding water ways, lush islands and expanses of woodland forests.

We invite you to join us on this stylish journey in our Select destinations.

Best time to visit: April to end of September

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Vumbura Plains and Little Vumbura

Premier Select Camp

Vumbura Plains and Little Vumbura

Luxurious Vumbura Plains lies in an area that offers of a mix of water and dry land. The wildlife is diverse, so that both land and water activities on vehicles, mekoro and boats deliver an all-round African safari experience. Vumbura Plains comprises two separate but linked camps, consisting of a total of 14 raised, spacious rooms, unique and contemporary in design with indoor and outdoor showers and an en-suite bathroom. Additional features include a private plunge pool and ‘sala’ –from where you can watch the passing parade of wildlife or even enjoy a relaxing soothing massage.

Cost: from US$ 1 060 per person per night sharing including fullboard, 2 schedule lodge activities per day, local beverages.

Kadizora

Classic Select Camp

Kadizora

Situated between the Vumbura River and Selinda Spillway over-looking a panoramic seasonal floodplain the camp is tastefully constructed under giant Marulas, Sycamore figs, Jackalberries and Rain trees, providing an enchanting canopy of shade. The bar, lounge, reception and dining area form a horse-shoe shape around the sandy fire pit from where a decked walkway leads to an inviting swimming pool.

The camp consists of 4 spacious Standard Tents and 9 Luxury Tents, each one positioned to provide privacy and iconic views from its deck. Additional facilities are an en-suite bathroom with a feature bath and his / her vanities. Dining consists of freshly prepared food with pre-dinner drinks under the stars. Apart from hot air ballooning activities include open vehicle safaris, walking safaris and boating.

Cost: from US$ 400 per person per night sharing including fullboard, 2 schedule lodge activities per day, local beverages.

The Namib Desert

Destination Namibia

The Namib Desert

Known as the world’s oldest desert it has been in existence for some 43 million years with its panoramic and vast expanse of relentlessly moving gravel plains and sand dunes of all shapes and sizes; a vast area that stretches along the entire coastline and continues into southern Angola and thenorthern Cape of South Africa. Intermittent perennial rivers and a foggy coast have all become vital components to support a fascinating array of captivating desert flora and fauna.

Best time time to visit: March to November

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Wolwedans Collection

Classic & Premier Select Camps

Wolwedans Collection

Nestled into the dunes and set against a backdrop of diverse and breath-taking desert scenery you will find the portfolio of 6 timeless, elegant and unique lodges. As a perfect base from which to embark on exciting and interpretative safari activities or simply relax and enjoy the pristine nature where you will encounter small and large desert dwellers, intriguing flora and fascinating geology the camps exude an old world charm where none of the creature comforts are missing: crisp white sheets, warm down duvets for those chilly desert nights and solar-heated hot showers after a long drive in the great beyond.

Cost: from N$ 7 295 per person per night sharing including full board, 2 schedule lodge activities per day, local beverages.

Promotion : 50% discount on the accommodation for every third night in the same camp
(dependent on availability and can be withdrawn by the lodge at any given time)

Kafue National Park

Destination Zambia

Kafue National Park

Counts as one of Africa’s largest and most isolated parks and is home to the famous Busanga Plains. Part of an enormous ancient lake bed the area is seasonally flooded by the Lufupa River and her tributaries and inaccessible for roughly 7 or 8 months of the year making it a terrain where wildlife still rules in a completely authentic habitat. A destination that impresses with the most exclusive hot air ballooning experience in Africa. A tract of true wilderness with thousands of red lechwe, puku, hippo and buffalo and big predators.

Best time to visit: June to October

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Shumba

Premier Select Camp

Shumba

The elegant camp, named after the pride of lion often spotted in the vicinity, is set on a lush island in the centre of the impressive Busanga Plains that reach as far as the eye can see. Consisting of six luxury tented units raised on wooden platforms it is an enticing and spacious sanctuary from which the surrounding wilderness can peacefully be absorbed.  The main area enchants with sumptuous dining experiences, a refreshing pool and shaded relaxation, while pre-dinner drinks and star gazing are a nightly ritual.

Cost: from N$ 1 170 per person per night sharing including full board, 2 schedule lodge activities per day, local beverages.

2018-11-13T12:41:24+02:00November 13th, 2018|Destinations, Luxury Travel, Safari|0 Comments

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