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8 Botswana Tours you have to experience

Botswana is such a diverse and exciting destination that it is popular with adventure safari enthusiasts, honeymoon couples, families, travellers on their own and business travellers. We have 8 Botswana Tours you simply have to experience – there is something for everyone in the wild heart of the Okavango Delta, the stark beauty of the Kalahari, the gentle river biodiversity of Chobe and the huge open spaces of the Magadigadi Pans. Choose the tour that suits your holiday in Africa and allow us to tailor make your Botswana expedition for you:

  • Focus on Botswana Safari

Take an 8-day break with this comprehensive Botswana safari to some of the most popular wildlife spots in Africa: Chobe National Park and Moremi Game Reserve. A special add-on is a few days in Victoria Falls where you can enjoy a hike to the great white waters to see its splendour, or try some thrilling white-water rafting on the Zambezi below.

This is the tour that saves you money yet promises you action and wildlife galore. This is the tour where you mix game drives, nature walks, luxury lodgings and excellent wildlife viewing with personal bliss.

      • You discover more than you ever knew possible about the Chobe River, Vic Falls as a World Heritage Site, the Khwai community concession and glorious Moremi – with the added advantage of elegant accommodation and professional guides.
      • Your 8 nights will only cost you from $3 785 per person sharing
      • Make the most of Chobe Elephant Lodge, a uniquely designed safari venue built to take advantage of the incredible views overlooking the sweeping floodplains. Then enjoy a few days in 6 spacious Serengeti-style tents in the Khwai Tented Camp complete with stylish interiors and private bathrooms. Thrilling game drives fill your days and when you get to Pelo Camp in the Delta, you experience plenty of water based activities from Mokoro rides to boat safaris for sun downers.
  • Botswana Green Season Special

A 6-night bush escape into the best of Botswana’s wilderness – spend an awesome 3 nights in the mind-blowing Khwai Community Tented Camp before moving to enjoy the last 3 nights in Linyanti Bush Camp for an unforgettable birding, fishing, game viewing and relaxing safari.

Book your tour out of season and you will benefit from great rates, incredible service and access to remarkable natural areas in Africa.

      • From only $3 550 per person sharing, this Green Season Special includes your return airstrip transfers, all meals, most drinks, game drives twice a day, a 30-minute scenic helicopter flight from April to November and laundry services.
      • See the Big 5 and more when you enjoy thrilling game drives at Khwai Tented Camp where nature surrounds your every movement. From lion, leopard and cheetah to elephants, rhinos and buffalo, you also get to see African wild dogs, hippos, giraffes and plenty of antelope mingling with the smaller critters.
      • Revel in the marshy setting of Linyanti Bush Camp on the banks of Linyanti Marsh bordering Chobe in a private game reserve. Fantastic birding and fascinating water-adapted animals keep you busy all day with binoculars and camera. Appreciate luxury tents with showers and heaters for your comfort.
  • Classic Botswana Safari

Book our platinum standard journey into Africa to see glorious vast spaces, lush bushveld enclaves and wet wildlife areas brimming with biodiversity. This Classic Botswana Luxury tour is for those who need more than a week to enjoy the bush and wildlife, chic accommodation and time to appreciate varying landscapes. Come with us to witness the Kalahari Desert, the Savuti Channel and Linyanti Wildlife Reserve.

      • 9 nights in paradise include all meals, most drinks, all park fees, twice daily game viewing activities and laundry and from only $9 670 you experience top class accommodation and service
      • Kalahari Plains Camp is remote and placed for guests to see outstanding wildlife including the famous black-maned lions of the Kalahari and the energetic honey badgers that roam these wide-open spaces. Settle into plush raised en suite tents with solar power and insulated canvas walls for your safari comfort.
      • Kings Pool Camp was named for Scandinavian royalty and overlooks the oxbow-shaped Kings Pool Lagoon and Linyanti River system. Enjoy your luxury tent with veranda, private plunge pool and separate thatched sala to make the most of unforgettable wilderness views. Experience world class activities including game drives, walks and nearby hides, ideal for photographing birds and wildlife.
  • Botswana Lodge Explorer

Tailor make a 10-day tour into Botswana with your family or friends to see spectacular wild destinations including a bit of Zimbabwe. Our Botswana Lodge Explorer takes you from luxury lodge to luxury lodge with awesome game drives in between. Your mind will boggle as you soak up intriguing vistas of authentic Africa – from the blue sky openness of Nxai Pan to the lush vegetation of Moremi Game Reserve then back again to a wet playground of biodiversity in the Khwai River Area and Chobe River.

Check out this itinerary to whet your appetite:

 

  • Day 1- Maun, Botswana

 

      • – start with the vast beauty of Makgadikgadi Pans where you appreciate Planet Baobab accommodation with swimming pool and bar. Take a slow walk through the Baobab grove learning from your guide the ecology and geology of this region.

 

      • Day 2: Planet Baobab, Botswana– after breakfast drive to Nxai (January to May) or Ntwetwe Pan (June to November) to enjoy more spacious beauty in the greater Makgadikgadi Pan system. View Baines’ Baobabs and incredible herds of antelope and giraffe. In the Ntwetwe Pan look for bat-eared foxes, kori bustards and meerkats.

 

      • Day 3: Planet Baobab to Khwai River, Botswana – travel to Khwai Bedhouin camp in the Khwai River private concession to experience its diversity of mammal sightings in the great Okavango Delta region. Exciting night drives.

 

      • Day 4: Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana – Spend the entire day exploring the Moremi Game Reserve where breath-taking habitats and splendid wildlife sightings fill your expectations.

 

      • Day 5: Chobe, Botswana– Head for the tranquillity of the great Chobe River where you embark immediately on a boat cruise up river. Look out for elephants, hippos, crocodiles and birds galore as you sip sundowners at sunset.

 

      • Day 6-7: Chobe to Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe– from Chobe, head for Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe, to Sable Sands private lodge in a wilderness you will forever dream about. Explore the park on game drives to see some of the best wildlife sightings in Africa. Visit the Painted Dog Conservation Centre to see what is being done to conserve the endangered African Wild Dog

 

      • Day 8-9: Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe– Your last stop is Victoria Falls, renowned World Heritage Site where you can explore in your own time and try out some adventure activities.
  • Ultimate Safari Combo

Imagine spending 14 nights in Africa, just you and the huge skies, wild animals and deafening silences? This dream can become your reality if you book our unforgettable Ultimate Safari Combo today and relish 2 whole weeks in 2 wildlife-rich African countries. Visit 6 awesome regions within Zimbabwe and Botswana and enjoy nights in luxury camps at Vic Falls, Lake Kariba, Mana Pools, Linyanti and Moremi.

      • All of this from only $7 965 per person sharing which includes all meals, most beverages, all internal flights, boat and road transfers, 2 game viewing activities per day, National Park fees and laundry services.
      • Experience walking in nature at Linyanti Ebony Camp where the river and its bounty embrace your every hour – boating and fishing and Mokoro rides introduce you to animals you never thought existed. When night falls, enjoy the luxury of your intimate tented accommodation after a delicious meal around a roaring log fire
      • The upgrade tents at Khwai Tented Camp promise a more modern and spacious Serengeti-style tented suite, with stylish and comfortable interiors and private bathrooms. Sit on your wooden deck overlooking the tranquil waters of the lagoon and soak up the charm and aura of the old Africa in a new era. Enjoy close up encounters with charismatic wild animals such as buffalo, lions, elephant, kudu, giraffe and rhinos.
  • Delta Explorer

Where else can you completely unwind but in the African wilderness? Botswana offers more than just a safari – it offers you long summer days on game drives and walks, discovering more about the wildlife and yourself at the same time. We humans need escapes into the wild areas which is why Journey in Style tailor makes these tours for clients like yourself. Take 10 days off to see the Okavango Delta in all her glory, moving from luxury camp to luxury camp.

      • This intimate safari itinerary offers honeymoon couples the ultimate retreat – personalised welcome gifts at each camp, private bush and chalet dining, walking safaris, night drives and time to relax around sparkling swimming pools.
      • Starting at only $4 695 per person sharing, you can enjoy all meals, most drinks, 2 game viewing activities per day, all internal flights and road transfers and laundry at no extra cost.
      • Shinde Camp is a magical destination offering land and water game viewing on motorboats and Mokoros, 4×4 vehicles and your feet – look out for crocs and hippos, mammals of all sizes, birds galore and those tiny critters that make the wilderness what it is. You can also fish for tilapia and Tiger fish if that grabs your fancy. Then retire to gorgeous tree house accommodation with central swimming pool and campfire deck.
      • Immerse yourself in a paradise of palm trees, ebony trees, knob thorns and diversity like you have never experienced – at Kanana on the Xudum River in the southwest region of the Delta. Luxury safari tents with showers are ideal for family escapes so book your trip for the time of the floods to really relish the change of habitat for animals.
      • Honeymoon couples indulge in an outside bathtub on a private deck at Okuti Camp in Moremi Game Reserve. Picture a romantic dinner in the bush alone after a refreshing outdoor shower. There are also two family “Masasas” on raised decks with river views which makes the camp diverse and relaxed. Game drives, sundowners in the bush and morning nature walks complete the experience.
  • Young Explorers of Botswana Family Safari

Book for 4 people to go to Botswana next holiday and pay one price for the whole family! The sensational Young Explorers of Botswana Family Safari offers an amazing 6-Night itinerary from $10 810 for 2 adults and 2 children (aged 7-16) to discover and experience the wonders of Okuti. Spend 3 active days appreciating nature in this delightful camp alongside the Maunachira River which flows through Xakanaxa Lagoon within the world renowned Moremi Game Reserve

Your safari includes:

      • All flights from Maun, between camps and back to Maun
      • Departure taxes taxes where applicable
      • All viewing activities offered at camps
      • Private vehicle
      • All accommodation with meals
      • All drinks (South African wines and spirits)
      • Laundry
      • Park entrance fees where applicable

Enjoy the five twin-bedded “Masasas”, each with en-suite bathrooms, indoor and outdoor showers. Make friends with the staff as you spend time game viewing from your own deck. The tents have been cleverly designed along the lagoon with the best water and bush views.

Another ideal family holiday safari venue is Kanana, in the southwest of the Okavango Delta. This is the perfect place to experience the diversity of species found within the Okavango Delta and your tent is spaced far from your fellow guests to enhance your privacy in the wilderness. Families get a 2-bedroomed tent with shared bathroom and extra outside shower. Make the most of magnificent game sightings during drives as well as the unique experience of exploring the delta’s beautiful waterways by boat.

  • Superior Northern Highlights

Another ideal family holiday safari venue is Kanana, in the southwest of the Okavango Delta. This is the perfect place to experience the diversity of species found within the Okavango Delta and your tent is spaced far from your fellow guests to enhance your privacy in the wilderness. Families get a 2-bedroomed tent with shared bathroom and extra outside shower. Make the most of magnificent game sightings during drives as well as the unique experience of exploring the delta’s beautiful waterways by boat.

 

  • Day 1-3: Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

 

      • – Enjoy first rate hospitality and cuisine at this exceptional 72-roomed bed and breakfast African Lodge. Panoramic vistas and unforgettable sunsets add to the best safari holiday ever in luxury suites with private balconies air-conditioning and modern bathrooms.

 

      • Day 4-5: Savute – Chobe National Park, Botswana– travel by air to Ghoha Hills Savuti Lodge to enjoy a fire-pit and swimming pool built into the rock. Head out into the Savute marsh Channel with a picnic lunch under huge trees. Stay in one of 9 charming chalets with private decks and get ready for day 6

 

      • Day 6-8: Khwai Community Area, Botswana– head for Machaba Camp where you can witness a huge diversity of wildlife coming down to the river to drink in front of your luxury tent established on the tree lined banks of the River Khwai. Set off on night and day game drives as well as mokoro excursions.

 

    • Day 9-10: Okavango Delta, Botswana– time to see Sanctuary Stanley’s Camp. Said to be the best in colonial style and service, this is the way to see the Okavango Delta. Make sure you see the Delta from all angles – vehicle, boat and foot

What a way to see Botswana, one of the greatest wildlife regions in Africa – choose your tour and book with the experts. Enjoy a safari into deep Africa where beauty surrounds you as you holiday.