11 days in Botswana Itinerary

11 days in Botswana Itinerary

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11 days in Botswana Itinerary

Start: Kgalagadi District
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Kgalagadi District
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Drive + Fly:  13​h 45​min
2
Makgadikgadi Pans National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Chobe National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
Okavango Delta
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Johannesburg

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Kgalagadi District

Kgalagadi District
Kgalagadi is a district in southwest Botswana, lying along the country's border with Namibia and South Africa. For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Kgalagadi District trip itinerary planning tool .

If you are flying in from South Africa, the closest major airport is Sir Seretse Khama International Airport. You will leave for Nxai Pan National Park on the 17th (Tue).
Find places to stay Dec 15 — 17:

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Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

Makgadikgadi Pans National Park ©
Step out of Makgadikgadi Pans National Park to go to Gweta and see Planet Baobab, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. Spend the 18th (Wed) in the pleasant surroundings of Makgadikgadi Pans National Park. Spend a day of island exploring on the 19th (Thu) at Kubu Island.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Makgadikgadi Pans National Park tour builder site .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Kgalagadi District to Makgadikgadi Pans National Park takes 14 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Chobe National Park.

Things to do in Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Planet Baobab
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Makgadikgadi Pans National Park ©
Makgadikgadi Pans National Park
Kubu Island ©
Kubu Island

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Chobe National Park

Chobe National Park ©
On the 21st (Sat), stroll through Savute Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Seboba Nature and Recreational Park and then tour the pleasant surroundings at CARACAL Biodiversity Center.

To find where to stay and other tourist information, read Chobe National Park trip planner .

Explore your travel options from Makgadikgadi Pans National Park to Chobe National Park with the Route module. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Okavango Delta.

Things to do in Chobe National Park

Parks Wildlife
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Savute Reserve ©
Savute Reserve

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Okavango Delta

Okavango Delta ©
Listed as a World Heritage Site, Okavango Delta represents a sanctuary for a rich and diverse animal and plant life, which continues to attract swarms of tourists, adventurers, and nature lovers.
Take a break from Okavango Delta with a short trip to Motsana Maun in Maun, about 1h 30 min away. Spend the 23rd (Mon) in the pleasant surroundings of NG/32 Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust. Spend the 24th (Tue) in the pleasant surroundings of Moremi Wildlife Reserve.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Okavango Delta trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Chobe National Park to Okavango Delta. December in Okavango Delta sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Okavango Delta

Wildlife Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Ngamiland East
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Moremi Wildlife Reserve ©
Moremi Wildlife Reserve

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