Botswana is a country of magnificent extremes - from scorching desert, to lush waterways, open plains and rocky woods, Botswana is home to some of Africa’s greatest wilderness areas, including the Okavango Delta and Kalahari Desert. A safe and clean state, landlocked Botswana has been described as”Africa’s success story” since its independence in 1966 - and is a peaceful, well-tempered nation.
A relatively untouched land, it offers travellers a superb range of natural, unspoilt surroundings and classic safari adventures. Researching Botswana provides you the opportunity to spy on the habitats of a myriad of wild animals. Elephants can be seen in unrivalled numbers on the banks of the Chobe River in the Chobe National Park. Herds of Springbok, Impala and Zebra are a Frequent attraction, and Cheetahs and Leopards roam freely among the wilds.
The ideal time to visit Botswana is between May and October, when the Okavango delta is at flood and the climate a little more temperate. Although, Botswana safari between November and April, also offer fantastic bird-watching chances.
The very best way to explore Botswana is via a safari holiday. Travel operators and agents offer a range of safari choices.
Fly in Safaris are tailor-made and accommodation is in secluded luxury lodges or camps.
Lodge safaris by road offer a more cost-effective way of travel, without skimping on the luxury of staying in a lodge. Sizes are kept small to ensure personalized attention.
Walking safaris and bushveld trails are predominantly offered in the Okavango Delta, Linyanti, Moremi and Tuli Block regions. Walking safaris ensure that the eager traveller has an up close and personal experience of the African wildlife.
Honeymoon safaris are the perfect way to celebrate and commemorate your lifelong commitment, using a never to be forgotten experience. Small and intimate lodges, tinged with a romantic flair, will make a honeymoon truly unforgettable.
Family safaris are composed of carefully selected destinations, resorts and lodges that enable travellers to research this wild land together. Family safaris are is safe, enjoyable and rewarding to travel with kids in Botswana.