15 days in Botswana Itinerary

15 days in Botswana Itinerary

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15 days in Botswana Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly + Drive:  22​h 45​min
1
Chobe National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Makgadikgadi Pans National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Okavango Delta
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
4
Gaborone
— 5 nights
Fly:  22​h 15​min
End: Amsterdam

3
nights
Chobe National Park

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

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Chobe National Park trip planner .

Amsterdam, Holland to Chobe National Park is an approximately 23-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Central African Time is 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) 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 ©
On the 16th (Sat), stroll through Makgadikgadi Pans National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head off the coast to Kubu Island.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Makgadikgadi Pans National Park tour itinerary maker tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Chobe National Park to Makgadikgadi Pans National Park. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Okavango Delta.

Things to do in Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

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

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Okavango Delta: Maun (Motsana Maun & Okavango River). Spend the 19th (Tue) in the pleasant surroundings of Moremi Wildlife Reserve. The adventure continues: stroll through NG/32 Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Okavango Delta trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Makgadikgadi Pans National Park to Okavango Delta. May in Okavango Delta sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Gaborone.

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

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: stroll through Mokolodi Nature Reserve, find something for the whole family at Lion Park Resort, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Gaborone, and examine the collection at National Museum.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Gaborone road trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Okavango Delta to Gaborone takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Okavango Delta in May, plan for little chillier days in Gaborone, with highs around 24°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gaborone

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

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