10 days in Botswana & Zimbabwe Itinerary

10 days in Botswana & Zimbabwe Itinerary

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Ngamiland East, Botswana
— 2 nights
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Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
— 4 nights
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Gaborone, Botswana
— 3 nights

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Ngamiland East, Botswana

Ngamiland East ©
Ngamiland East, a sub-district of Botswana's North-East District, is all about the wildlife and safaris.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at NG/32 Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sun): stroll through Moremi Wildlife Reserve.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Ngamiland East trip maker website.

East London, South Africa to Ngamiland East is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from East London in September: highs in Ngamiland East hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Victoria Falls.

Things to do in Ngamiland East

Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Moremi Wildlife Reserve
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NG/32 Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust ©
Moremi Wildlife Reserve ©
Moremi Wildlife Reserve

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Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls ©
Victoria Falls, a Zimbabwean town near the eponymous waterfall, serves as one of two prime gateway points to the majestic cascade and its surrounding national park.
Get in touch with nature at Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park and Safaris. Head to Cultural Vibes Music Shop and Elephant's Walk Shopping and Artist's Villagefor some retail therapy. The adventure continues: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, take in the exciting artwork at Prime Art Gallery, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Victoria Falls Snake Park, and take in the views from Victoria Falls Bridge.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Victoria Falls itinerary planner.

Getting from Ngamiland East to Victoria Falls by combination of flight, bus, and car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Gaborone.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure
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Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park ©
Safaris
Walking tours

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Gaborone, Botswana

Gaborone ©
Planned as the capital after Botswana gained independence in the 1960s, Gaborone quickly transformed into a bustling city and the country's commercial center.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): stop by Botswanacraft, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Riverwalk Mall. On your second day here, have some family-friendly fun at Bluetree World of Golf, buy something for everyone on your list at Airport Junction, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Balaji Temple.

To find out how to plan a trip to Gaborone, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Victoria Falls to Gaborone in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Victoria Falls in October, plan for warmer nights in Gaborone, with lows around 40°C. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Gaborone

Shopping · Golf · Outdoors
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Airport Junction ©
Airport Junction
Botswanacraft ©
Botswanacraft
Spas & Wellness

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