Thobolo’s Bush Lodge is ideally suited for guests to make day trips to Chobe, Linyanti and Savuti, whether in your own vehicle or on professionally guided game drives with the lodge.

Savuti Game Drive

Leave the lodge after breakfast at 8:00am for a slow drive through the bush to the Ghogha Hills Entrance gate into Chobe/Savuti, and on to the Savuti Channel where we stop for a picnic lunch (included). All the drives in the Savuti area are undertaken at leisure along the channel and through the hills, followed by a game drive back to Thobolo’s in time to enjoy the sunset.

US$ 195.00 per person for 1-3 pax / US$ 165.00 per person for 4+ pax

Chobe River Game Drive

Leave the lodge at 8:00am and head to the Ngoma Gate entrance of Chobe National Park, on 44km of bush and then tar road, passing through the old village of Kachikau. In Chobe National Park you will drive through a pristine teak forest down to the famous Chobe River following the game drive roads along the river through one of the very best game areas on the continent. Stop for a picnic lunch (included) and stretch at Serondella on the banks of the river.  From the river we reconnect to the main transit tar road between Kasane, Botswana and Namibia through Chobe. Return back to camp for sunset.

US$ 195.00 per person for 1-3 pax / US$ 165.00 per person for 4+ pax

Linyanti Game Drive

Depart the lodge at 8:00am and drive through Northern Botswana’s pristine bush to the  Linyanti River for a game drive along the river front and a picnic lunch (included). Enjoy the game and the day in this, another beautifully abundant wildlife treasure of Botswana.

US$ 195.00 per person for 1-3 pax / US$ 165.00 per person for 4+ pax

Sunset Game Drive

Leave the lodge at 4:30pm.  Provide your own refreshments from our cash bar.  A game drive through the surrounding bush to see what the pristine area reveals.  Stop to enjoy the sunset in the wild.  Approx. 3 hours.

US$ 40.00 per person (min. 4 pax)


Home to the the largest concentration of African elephant in the world as well as a plethora of other spectacular wildlife including lion, zebra, buffalo, giraffe, hippo and more, Chobe National Park is a destination not to be missed.