Africa Safari and Cultural Tour Destinations in Botswana

Our list of Destinations in Botswana includes both popular safari destinations as well as less known but equally majestic cultural destinations. This list is ever expanding, compiled and maintained by our team of local travel experts. You will find a wealth of up to date information and travel tips from when to travel, where to visit, local customs and safety issues.

 

Okavango Delta

Okavango Delta

Botswana

The Okavango Delta is one of Africa's prime safari destinations. Its seasonal flooding brings a cycle of life and growth, and a bounty of wildlife and birds. Take a Mokoro (dugout canoe) trip, game drive,walking safari or scenic flight - stay in luxury or go camping - the Okavango can be experienced in a range of ways, and on a range of budgets. [...]

Type: Safari Destination

Chobe National Park

Chobe National Park

Botswana

Chobe boasts one of the highest concentrations of wildlife in Southern Africa. It is home to hippos, antelope, tens of thousands of elephants and numerous predators, including the rare African wild dog and a pride of lions known for hunting elephants. Chobe is the site of a spectacular yearly zebra migration, a must see for safari-goers. [...]

Type: Safari Destination

Makgadikgadi Pans

Makgadikgadi Pans

Botswana

Makgadikgadi Pans is an expansive salt pan, where the beauty of the sky reflects off the shallow water of the pans, and at the right time of year, you can see flamingos in the thousands. [...]

Type: Safari Destination

Maun

Maun

Botswana

As Botswana's tourism capital and the main gateway to the Okavango Delta, Maun is a stopover that many tourists make. It offers an interesting mix of tourism and local culture,and is a great launching pad for unforgettable journey through the Delta. [...]

Type: Safari Destination

Kasane

Kasane

Botswana

Kasane is a small town that acts as the gateway to Chobe National Park. Situated very close to the border where Botswana meets Namibia, Zambia and Zimbabwe, it is common for Kasane to be a route into, or out of Botswana. [...]

Type: Safari Destination

Moremi Game Reserve

Moremi Game Reserve

Botswana

Covering almost 5000 square kilometers of the Okavango Delta, the Moremi Game Reserve is home to a high concentration of wildlife and nearly 500 different bird species. It is vast, largely unpopulated and an unparalleled safari destination. [...]

Type: Safari Destination

Masunga

Masunga

Botswana

This village is the custodian of many ancient secrets of Southern Africa with the breath taking Domboshawa hills and cultural centre. A must visit for someone who wants first hand African cultural experience. [...]

Type: Cultural Region

Francistown

Francistown

Botswana

Francistown is the site of Southern Africa's first gold rush and is one of the oldest towns in Botswana. It is a town with great history and still retains elements of a frontier town’s character. With a population of 150,000 it is Botswana's second largest city and is sometimes known as the 'Capital of the North'. Francistown is big enough to have a vibrant city culture, with sophisticated shopping, nightclubs, parks and markets. [...]

Type: Urban Centre

Kalahari Desert

Kalahari Desert

Botswana

Experience the rugged beauty of the Kalahari Desert: the vast expanses, wide open sky spattered with more stars than you could imagine, and the silence. The Kalahari Desert is sparsely populated and huge - it crosses the borders of several countries. Contrast your visit to the Kalahari with a visit to the lush and green Okavango Delta, and each enhances the beauty of the other. [...]

Type: Safari Destination