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Elephant crossing the Chobe River

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Elephant crossing the Chobe River

Over a long association with Botswana, we’ve come to know the country and its lodges incredibly well. Each of our Botswana tour ideas follows a route that we’ve embarked on ourselves, often one that breaks away from the busier circuits and offers visitors a novel way to explore both established highlights and emerging destinations.

Cruise through the Okavango Delta spotting hippo, crocodile and birdlife. Explore Chobe National Park, which boasts one of the largest concentrations of game in Africa. Or head into the wild landscapes of the Makgadikgadi Salt Pans.

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Our recommended tours in Botswana

These itineraries are designed to give you some suggestions for what is possible when you travel in Botswana, and they showcase some of the routes that we’ve found work particularly well. Treat them simply as inspiration, because your trip will be created uniquely for you by one of our specialists based on your particular tastes and interests.

  • Herd of Elephant, Etosha National Park

    Northern Namibia self-drive safari to Victoria Falls

    Botswana, Namibia and Zambia
    • Get up close and personal to the big cats at the AfriCat Foundation at Okonjima.

    • Enjoy a big game safari in Etosha National Park.

    • View the wonderful riverine birdlife and wildlife of the Caprivi Strip bordering Botswana's Okavango Delta.

    • Visit the spectacular Victoria Falls and canoe along the Zambezi.

    15 days from CAD7,570pp

  • The Chobe River attracts a variety of game

    Chobe National Park & the Okavango Delta

    • Float along the Chobe River while spotting hippo and elephant on a boat safari.

    • Look out for leopard, lion, wild dog and zebra on morning and afternoon game drives.

    • Enjoy a relaxing mokoro boat trip along the Delta’s waterways, spotting a variety of birdlife.

    • Head out on foot with a knowledgeable guide to learn more about the Okavango ecosystem.

    • Stay in a remote and wild area for an authentic safari experience.

    10 days from CAD10,745pp

  • Meerkat family, Makgadikgadi Pans

    Botswana's salt pans safari

    • Experience the dramatic skies and incredible sunsets of the Kalahari Desert.

    • See the desert regions of Botswana come to life as the rain falls and deserts bloom.

    • Enjoy Botswana's spectacular wildlife.

    • Walk with the San People in the Makgadikgadi Pans and learn about their traditional way of life.

    9 days from CAD12,150pp

  • Family of lion in the Okavango Delta

    Green season safari in the Okavango Delta

    • Enjoy a peaceful mokoro trip on the Delta waterways.

    • Take a boat trip to the Kwara heronry for a birdwatching spectacle.

    • Enjoy game drives and night drives in Kwando Concession which offers excellent game viewing opportunities.

    • Visit the remote Central Kalahari National Park which is at its best for game viewing in the Emerald Season.

    • Look out for the famous black-maned lions of the Central Kalahari on the prowl.

    10 days from CAD12,680pp

  • Mokoro in the Okavango Delta

    Cape Town, Botswana & Victoria Falls

    Botswana, Zambia and South Africa
    • Explore Cape Town’s history and coastline and admire the city from the summit of Table Mountain.

    • Track big game in Botswana and see smaller creatures on a guided bush walk.

    • Take in the sights and sounds of the Okavango Delta on a peaceful mokoro trip.

    • Admire the natural spectacle of Victoria Falls from the air and visit nearby villages and markets.

    11 days from CAD16,225pp

  • Mombo Camp, Chief's Island

    Luxury Botswana safari

    • Experience The Delta in luxury.

    • Be guided by world-class rangers.

    • Light aircraft flights between camps give you a bird's eye view.

    • A unique mixture of safari activities.

    • Opulent accommodation throughout.

    10 days from CAD29,200pp

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