3 days in Botswana Itinerary

3 days in Botswana Itinerary

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3 days in Botswana Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
Fly:  2​h 45​min
1
Gaborone
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
2
Okavango Delta
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Johannesburg

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Christ the King Cathedral, then stop by Gabane Pottery, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Gaborone.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Gaborone trip itinerary planner.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Gaborone is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Johannesburg in December: highs in Gaborone hover around 44°C, while lows dip to 44°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Okavango Delta.

Things to do in Gaborone

Historic Sites Shopping
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Christ the King Cathedral ©
Christ the King Cathedral
ISKCON Gaborone ©
ISKCON Gaborone
Gabane Pottery ©
Gabane Pottery

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): stroll through Okavango Delta. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Moremi Wildlife Reserve.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Okavango Delta trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Gaborone to Okavango Delta takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Gaborone in December, you will find days in Okavango Delta are a bit cooler (37°C), and nights are colder (24°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Okavango Delta

Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

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

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