Botswana Tourist Attractions
Plan The Perfect Safari Trip To The Famed Wildlife Destinations Of Botswana
Untamed Africa, at her best, the country offers visitors some of the finest wildlife sanctuaries found anywhere on the planet. Attractions in Botswana include the Okavango Delta, the Moremi Game Reserve, Chobe National Park (including Savuti, Linyanti and the Chobe River), and the Central Kalahari Game Reserve to mention a few.
There is no other country in Africa that offers as many safaris experiences and varied eco-systems as what is found in here. For those of us out there interested in photography, wildlife, birdlife, scenery, culture, or simply just escaping the modern world, Botswana has to be at the top of the list, no matter one's budget or expectations.
Below are the most popular and sought-after attractions for most (if not all) visitors to this amazing wildlife destination.
We will be adding a few more destinations to visit in Botswana in the coming months, for example, Khutse Game Reserve, Kalahari Desert Khama Rhino Sanctuary, Tsodilo Hills, the Northern Panhandle, Chobe Enclave, Selinda Private Game Reserve and the Cgae Cgae Tlhabologo Trust, amongst others.
What are the best national parks, reserves and attractions to visit In Botswana?
- For first-time visitors, we would suggest the following;
- Okavango Delta/ Moremi
- Savuti / Khwai Concession
- Northern Chobe / Chobe River
- If time allows, Victoria Falls
- For seasoned visitors, we would suggest the following;
- A more remote location in the Delta
- Selinda / Linyanti
- Central Kalahari Game Reserve
- Makgadikgadi Salt Pans
- If time allows, Victoria Falls
What can visitors expect on a safari holiday in Botswana?
A landlocked country in southern Africa, and it is well known for its many safari parks. Visitors can expect to see a wide variety of wildlife, including lions, elephants, rhinos, and zebra. There are also many beautiful vistas to take in, such as the Okavango Delta, the Kalahari Desert and Chobe National Park. A great place to go on safari holidays, as it offers something for everyone.
Whether you are looking to see some of the world's most impressive wildlife or just want to relax in a beautiful setting.
How to plan a safari to Botswana?
This is an easy one, contact us, give us a budget, a time frame and prefered dates, and together we come up with a few options from which to choose.
If you're looking to experience the best in wildlife, birdlife, safari activities and stunning landscapes, a safari holiday is definitely the way to go. Our team of experts can help you plan the perfect trip, whether you're a first-time visitor or have been before.
With so many amazing parks and reserves to choose from, we're sure you'll find the perfect place to suit your needs.
So what are you waiting for? Contact us today and let us help you plan the ultimate safari holiday.
Top Tourist Destinations To Visit In Botswana
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
A landscape of red dunes, sparse vegetation, semi-desert savannah, denuded grasslands whose crests are covered with grey Camelthorn bushes and Kalahari couch grass to the dry riverbeds of the Nossob and Auob Rivers.
the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park is a famous and well-protected conservation area in the southern Kalahari Desert.
It extends over an area of 38 000km² and is one of the largest game reserves in Africa.
The Okavango Delta is one of the most amazing places on Earth. Located in Botswana, this vast wetland is one of the world's largest inland deltas, and it's teeming with wildlife.
You can find all sorts of animals here, from elephants and lions to hippos and crocodiles. And if you're lucky, you might even see a rare African wild dog.
The Okavango is a truly magical place, and we are so excited to share it with you!
Moremi Game Reserve
Moremi Game Reserve is one of Africa's top safari destinations; it is that combination of wildlife and birdlife with the waters of the Okavango and the unique bushveld as a backdrop that makes for an experience unmatched by anything else in Africa.
The Moremi is a wildlife lover's paradise; it is home to some of Africa's most iconic wildlife and birdlife, as well as the bushveld and waterways of the Delta.
One of Africa's top safari destinations.
Mashatu Game Reserve
Mashatu Game Reserve and the Tuli Block are located in the far eastern corner of Botswana, bordering both South Africa and Zimbabwe, an area of exceptional beauty where one can explore the rugged, unspoilt African landscapes teeming with both wildlife and birdlife.
Easily accessible from South Africa by vehicle or light aircraft.
Mashatu Game Reserve is a wildlife paradise where visitors can see the 'Big Five' - lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and rhino.
A vast open lifeless land devoid of human habitation, the Makgadikgadi Salt Pans are a special place for all willing to take the adventure of getting there.
An extraordinary place that is only really accessible in the dry winter months; visit the amazing Kubu and Kukome Islands for those breathtaking sunsets and sunrises.
These salt pans are a magical place where you can experience complete silence, the only sounds being those of the wild animals that surround you. A place where time stands still, and you can reflect on life in peace.
Chobe National Park
Botswana's famed Chobe National Park offers visitors three world-famous wildlife destinations located within the park, namely, the Chobe River, the Savuti Marsh and the Linyanti Swamps.
There are few destinations on the continent for safaris and wildlife photography that can match what the Chobe has to offer.
Central Kalahari Game Reserve
A safari to the Central Kalahari Game Reserve is about experiencing and photographing vast open plains, saltpans, ancient riverbeds, dunes, desert bushveld and the amazing desert wildlife found within one of the most remote and wild parks and reserves in the whole of Africa.
One of the main reasons to visit the Central Kalahari is to see and photograph the black-maned Kalahari lions.
One of the most remote regions on planet Earth.