9 days in Botswana Itinerary

9 days in Botswana Itinerary

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9 days in Botswana Itinerary

Start: Jeddah
Fly + Drive:  21​h 30​min
1
Chobe National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Okavango Delta
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
3
Gaborone
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Jeddah

2
nights
Chobe National Park

Chobe National Park ©
On the 3rd (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Savute Reserve. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Nogatsaa and Tchinga and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Serondela Reserve.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Chobe National Park vacation planner.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Chobe National Park is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. Traveling from Jeddah to Chobe National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to 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

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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Okavango Delta. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Moremi Wildlife Reserve.

To find photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Okavango Delta travel itinerary creator.

Explore your travel options from Chobe National Park to Okavango Delta with the Route module. In January, daytime highs in Okavango Delta are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Gaborone.

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

2
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, casinos, shopping, theme parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Mokolodi Nature Reserve, take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Gaborone, look for gifts at Botswanacraft, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ the King Cathedral.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Gaborone trip generator.

Traveling by flight from Okavango Delta to Gaborone takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Okavango Delta in January, expect nights in Gaborone to be about the same, around 28°C, while days are slightly colder, around 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gaborone

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
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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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