Botswana is the diamond destination for game viewing safaris in Africa. This peaceful landlocked country has massive expanses of National Park land and reserves where vast wildlife herds roam free. It is a place where you can really lose yourself in the magic of being on a true African safari. Lodges provide the ultimate in luxury accommodation and charter flights allow for easy access to remote areas. The magnificent aerial views you get as you fly over the delta or the vast grasslands is just an added bonus.
Botswana has one of the largest elephant populations in Southern Africa. In parts, visitors can witness unique interactions between lions and elephants or lions and buffalo. Wild dogs, cheetah and leopard are often sighted on game viewing excursions. And not to forget Botswana’s abundant bird life.
For the visitor there are several diverse safari destinations to choose from: These include Chobe, Selinda, Kalaghadi, Moremi, Kalahari and of course the Okavango Delta. Botswana is the ideal destination for wildlife photography. The sheer abundance of game, magnificent vistas and glowing sunsets are a photographer’s dream. The smaller birds and shy antelope also provide perfect subjects.
For the more adventurous there are options of horse riding or elephant back safaris, or boating safaris on the Okavango Delta. Botswana is a destination designed for bespoke safaris. Your choice, your dream. We’ll help make it happen.
- Mokoro on the Okavango Delta
- See the Elephant herds of Chobe
- Experience the Central Kalahari wilderness
Activities available in Botswana:
- Wildlife viewing in game drive vehicles
- Water based game viewing
- Horseback safaris
- Bush walking
Go to Botswana if:
- Wildlife viewing is your passion and primary focus
- You’re a wildlife photography enthusiast
- You’re an avid birder
- You have a larger budget available
- You enjoy colonial style luxury combined with game viewing
Best time of year to go to Botswana:
Botswana is a year round destination for game viewing. The peak season is June to October. November to April is known as a green season due to the rains and lush vegetation and offers a more affordable travel option.