15 days in Botswana Itinerary

15 days in Botswana Itinerary

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15 days in Botswana Itinerary

Start: Cape Town
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Gaborone
— 5 nights
2
Serowe
— 3 nights
+2
bus + Drive + Fly:  9​h 15​min
3
Chobe National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
Okavango Delta
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Cape Town

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.
Pack the 8th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Lion Park Resort. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Mokolodi Nature Reserve, see human ingenuity at work at Gaborone Dam, look for gifts at Somarelang Tikologo (Environment Watch Botswana), and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ the King Cathedral.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Gaborone trip generator.

Cape Town, South Africa to Gaborone is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Cape Town, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Gaborone, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Serowe.

Things to do in Gaborone

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Mokolodi Nature Reserve ©
Mokolodi Nature Reserve
Three Chiefs' Statues ©
Three Chiefs' Statues
Gaborone Game Reserve ©
Gaborone Game Reserve

3
nights
Serowe

Serowe ©
Serowe is a town in Botswana's Central District. Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): explore the stunning scenery at Moremi Gorge and then stroll through Khama Rhino Sanctuary. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Khama III Memorial Museum.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Serowe trip builder.

You can drive from Gaborone to Serowe in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Chobe National Park.

Things to do in Serowe

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Moremi Gorge
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Khama Rhino Sanctuary ©
Khama Rhino Sanctuary
Moremi Gorge ©
Moremi Gorge
Khama III Memorial Museum ©
Khama III Memorial Museum

3
nights
Chobe National Park

Chobe National Park ©
Chobe National Park is known for parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Savute Reserve and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Chobe National Park trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Serowe to Chobe National Park takes 9.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Okavango Delta.

Things to do in Chobe National Park

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

3
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Okavango River in Maun (about 48 minutes away). Spend the 15th (Thu) in the pleasant surroundings of Okavango Delta. Spend the 16th (Fri) in the pleasant surroundings of Moremi Wildlife Reserve.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Okavango Delta travel itinerary creator.

Explore your travel options from Chobe National Park to Okavango Delta with the Route module. In March, daytime highs in Okavango Delta are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Okavango Delta

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Ngamiland East
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Moremi Wildlife Reserve ©
Moremi Wildlife Reserve
Okavango River ©
Okavango River

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