8 days in Botswana Itinerary

8 days in Botswana Itinerary

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8 days in Botswana Itinerary

Start: Victoria Falls
Fly:  1​h 45​min
1
Gaborone
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
2
Okavango Delta
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Chobe National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
End: Victoria Falls

3
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.
You've now added Kgale Hill to your itinerary. Head to Airport Junction and Riverwalk Mallfor plenty of shopping. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like ISKCON Gaborone and National Museum. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Gaborone (Krishna Balaram Palace), soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, stop by Botswanacraft, and stroll through Mokolodi Nature Reserve.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Gaborone holiday maker app .

Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe to Gaborone is an approximately 2-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. While traveling from Victoria Falls, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Gaborone, ranging from highs of 44°C to lows of 44°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Okavango Delta.

Things to do in Gaborone

Historic Sites Shopping Parks
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Kgale Hill ©
Kgale Hill
ISKCON Gaborone ©
ISKCON Gaborone
Christ the King Cathedral ©
Christ the King Cathedral

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): stroll through NG/32 Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Moremi Wildlife Reserve.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Okavango Delta road trip planner .

You can fly from Gaborone to Okavango Delta in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Gaborone in December, plan for little chillier days in Okavango Delta, with highs around 39°C, while nights are colder with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Chobe National Park.

Things to do in Okavango Delta

Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Chobe National Park

Chobe National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): stroll through Nogatsaa and Tchinga and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Serondela Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sun): stroll through Savute Reserve.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Chobe National Park fast, fun, and easy.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Okavango Delta to Chobe National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chobe National Park

Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Nogatsaa and Tchinga ©
Nogatsaa and Tchinga
Serondela Reserve ©
Serondela Reserve
Savute Reserve ©
Savute Reserve

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