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Africa River Cruising

A river safari experience on the Chobe River is an incredibly unique way in which to view African wildlife. This experience with APT offers front-row seats to nature at its most magical in Botswana’s Chobe National Park.

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Overview

Spot the wildlife on a captivating two or three-night river safari in South Africa, or cruise in luxury through Egypt during your four night River Cruise. Set off on small boats along the Chobe River to watch for the hippos, elephants, birds and many other creatures that flock to the river. This represents a truly unique opportunity to safely view the animals from right up close.

Destinations

Chobe National Park boasts one of the largest concentrations of game in the world. A plethora of animals flock to the Chobe River to drink, bathe and hunt, which makes a river safari on the Chobe River an unforgettable way to see African wildlife.
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With only 14 suites, the Zambezi Queen represents a genuinely boutique cruising and game viewing experience. Each Balcony Suite features a king-size bed and floor-to-ceiling windows - ideal for spotting local animals.
The Zambezi Queen
The Chobe River forms the northern boundary of Chobe National Park and is an integral part of the Botswana safari experience. As part of APT's Zambezi Queen journey, you'll travel on small boats along the river to watch for wildlife that flock here.
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The Nile is the world's longest river, flowing through the Egypt and giving the desert landscape life. Relax while you take a four-night cruise on the Nile River aboard the Oberoi Philae.
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From the Australian Outback and Europe’s waterways to the icescapes of Antarctica and far beyond, we won’t just take you there, we’ll immerse you in the wonders of each and every place you visit

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  • Overlook incredible landscapes in exquisite camps, air and 4WD tours in Africa
  • In South Africa's Kruger National Park, you'll stay in incredible private game lodges
  • Get up close to Africa's animal kingdom thanks to the small group sizes on each APT 4WD game drive
  • Stay in tented camps overlooking breathtaking landscapes in the heart of Africa
  • Enjoy hassle-free travel during your journey with all internal flights and airport transfers included
  • From Signature Experiences to Freedom of Choice sightseeing, we've included some must-see sights as well as some hidden gems

From the Australian Outback and Europe’s waterways to the icescapes of Antarctica and far beyond, we won’t just take you there, we’ll immerse you in the wonders of each and every place you visit