Souza’s Shrike
Caprivi strip and Okavango panhandle

10 Days: DETAILED ITINERARY

    Overnight Excursion Special species possible  
Day 1   Johannesburg to Nata Stop en route for Boulder Chat and afternoon visit to Nata Sanctuary Boulder Chat, Yellow-throated Sandgrouse, Chestnut-banded Plover, Grey-backed Sparrowlark  
Day 2   Nata to Kasane Roadside birding and afternoon birding at Kasane Swallow-tailed Bee-eater, Hartlaub’s Babbler, Rock Pratincole, African Skimmer  
Day 3   Kasane to Katima Mulilo Morning birding at Kasane, driving through Chobe en route to Namibia Collared Palm Thrush, Swamp & Tropical Boubou, Bradfield’s Hornbill  
Day 4   Katima Mulilo Birding around the pans and rivers with an afternoon boat cruise Southern Carmine Bee-eater, Long-toed Lapwing, African Pygmy Goose, Luapula Cisticola  
Day 5   Katima Mulilo to Divundu Roadside birding with an afternoon visit to the woodland near Divundu Bradfield’s Hornbill, Chirping Cisticola, Souza’s Shrike, Sharp-tailed Starling, Rufous-bellied Tit  
Day 6   Divundu to Mahango   Souza’s Shrike, Sharp-tailed Starling, Rufous-bellied Tit, Yellow-billed Oxpecker  
Day 7   Mahango to Shakawe Birding Mahango Game Reserve then on to Shakawe for an afternoon sundowner cruise Western Banded Snake-Eagle, Greater Swamp Warbler, Chirping Cisticola, Bradfield’s Hornbill  
Day 8   Shakawe Morning boat trip, afternoon riverside birding Greater Swamp Warbler, Slaty Egret, Lesser Jacana, Pel’s Fishing-Owl, Long-toed Lapwing  
Day 9   Shakawe to Ghanzi We visit Lake Ngami en route to Ghanzi, where some bushveld birding is possible in the afternoon Varies seasonally, fishermen attract large numbers of Great White Pelicans, Marabou Storks, and plenty of other wildfowl  
Day 10   Shakawe to Ghanzi  Roadside birding Eastern Clapper Lark, Desert Cisticola, Burchell’s and Namaqua Sandgrouse  

Cost of trip per person:

2 people @ TBA

3 people @ TBA

4 people @ TBA

5 people @ TBA

6 people @ R25,000

Single supplement R4,000

Included in the price: all guide fees, all accommodation, all meals, drinking water, all park entrance fees and all Conservation Contributions.

Not included: alcoholic and soft drinks, tips, personal expenses, travel insurance, international flights, visas, airport tax, laundry.