15 days in Botswana Itinerary

15 days in Botswana Itinerary

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15 days in Botswana Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  20​h 15​min
1
Chobe National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Makgadikgadi Pans National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Ngamiland East
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
4
Gaborone
— 5 nights
Fly:  20​h 15​min
End: London

3
nights
Chobe National Park

Chobe National Park ©
Chobe National Park is known for parks, wildlife, outdoors, nature, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Savute Reserve, contemplate the waterfront views at Linyanti River, and walk around Seboba Nature and Recreational Park.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Chobe National Park attractions planning website .

London, UK to Chobe National Park is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central African Time is 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to Makgadikgadi Pans National Park.

Things to do in Chobe National Park

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Savute Reserve ©
Savute Reserve
Nogatsaa and Tchinga ©
Nogatsaa and Tchinga
Serondela Reserve ©
Serondela Reserve

2
nights
Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

Makgadikgadi Pans National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Makgadikgadi Pans National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Wed): head off the coast to Kubu Island.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Makgadikgadi Pans National Park road trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Chobe National Park to Makgadikgadi Pans National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Ngamiland East.

Things to do in Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Makgadikgadi Pans National Park ©
Makgadikgadi Pans National Park
Kubu Island ©
Kubu Island

3
nights
Ngamiland East

Ngamiland East ©
When in Ngamiland East, make a side trip to see Moremi Wildlife Reserve in Moremi Game Reserve, approximately 1h 05 min away. Spend the 8th (Thu) in the pleasant surroundings of NG/32 Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust. Spend the 10th (Sat) exploring at Okavango River.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Ngamiland East driving holiday planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Makgadikgadi Pans National Park to Ngamiland East. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in October, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Gaborone.

Things to do in Ngamiland East

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Moremi Wildlife Reserve
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Moremi Wildlife Reserve ©
Moremi Wildlife Reserve
Okavango River ©
Okavango River

5
nights
Gaborone

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.
Gaborone is known for parks, shopping, theme parks, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Mokolodi Nature Reserve, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Balaji Temple, pause for some serene contemplation at Christ the King Cathedral, and stop by Botswanacraft.

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Gaborone sightseeing planner.

Getting from Ngamiland East to Gaborone by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Ngamiland East in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be much hotter in Gaborone, with lows of 40°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gaborone

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Khwai Concession
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Mokolodi Nature Reserve ©
Mokolodi Nature Reserve
Three Chiefs' Statues ©
Three Chiefs' Statues
Botswanacraft ©
Botswanacraft

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