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Right Royal River RunZambia

As the first luxury safari cruise ship in Africa, the Zambezi Queen sets the standard rather high. This chic floating hotel boasts panoramic views of the famous Chobe National Park, home to an astonishingly dense population of wildlife. Gawk at elephants from the comfort of your bed, or opt for a small boat excursion for a more up-close view. Don’t fancy a dip with the crocodiles? Instead, why not retreat to the top-deck spa with a glass of Stellenbosch’s finest as a herd of zebra graze just metres away.

get there

Catch a plane to Kasane International Airport, Botswana (BBK), the closest airport which is a 15 minute drive to the Kasane Immigration Office. You can arrange a pick up with Zambezi Queen to take you there.

  • All meals provided
  • Toiletries, slippers and gowns provided
  • Air-conditioning
  • Safe
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Private balcony

From US$1375 per person for two nights.

Zambezi Queen
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