Botswana

Botswana

Known for:

  • Top quality wildlife viewing
  • uncrowded reserves and private concession areas
  • large population of elephants
  • San Bushman
  • small camps
  • night drives
  • variety of game viewing opportunities: on foot, open vehicle, mokoro (canoe), boat and elephant-back
  • light aircraft transfers

We suggest you visit:

  • Okavango Delta
  • Moremi
  • Savute
  • Linyanti
  • Chobe
  • Central Kalahari Desert and Makgadikgadi Pans
  • Tuli

Cool things to do:

  1. Stay at a camp where you view wildlife from an open vehicle with guide and tracker, walking (such as different experience when on foot!), from a mokoro (dug out canoe), a motorboat and on a night drive- all in one day!
  2. Witness the annual zebra migration
  3. Travel by mokoro (dugout canoe) in the Okavango Delta
  4. Spend time in an oasis of peace, quiet, remoteness and space- the Magkadigkadi Pans
  5. Spend time with friends on a houseboat on the Chobe River, viewing wildlife, fishing and relaxing

Practical Facts:

Seasons

June-Oct: “dry season” – best time for overall game viewing

Dec-Mar: “emerald season” – best time for birding and for wildlife in the Central Kalahari

Official language: English