Top 8 things to do in Botswana

From the excitement of watching buffalo face up to lion, to the pure exhilaration (and acceleration) of driving a quad bike across a lunar landscape. From walking with elephants, to riding with giraffe.

There are three main reasons for visiting Botswana. Wildlife, wildlife and wildlife. And the country’s fabulous Okavanga Delta gives you all three, and then some. On the region’s open plains you can become part of the herd, mounted on a horse and riding alongside zebra and giraffe. But life goes on beyond the Delta too – in wondrous profusion. In un-crowded Botswana you’ll have a grandstand seat at vast annual migrations, you can walk with elephants, safari across rich wetlands, drive over vast salt pans…

Here are our expert consultants’ favourite reasons for visiting Botswana.

  • The accuracy and efficiency of the whole trip was outstanding. My specific requests were closely observed.

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    AM, India, 2014