Land of deserts, water and incredible wildlife
Botswana self-drive safari itineraries
In Botswana, it has been said, you will encounter more animals than people. It’s the ultimate wildlife destination and offers superb game viewing in a host of excellent reserves with inspired safari lodges. The country’s flagship, Chobe National Park, boasts Africa’s biggest elephant population, with elephants renowned for their size.
Botswana is a land of contrasts, ranging from the central Kalahari Desert to the moon-like environment of the Makgadikgadi salt pans in the east and the watery expanse of the Okavango Delta in the north. This is the ideal safari destination for those looking for Africa’s iconic wildlife in settings of great natural beauty.
- Unspoiled wilderness of Okavango Delta
- Huge herds of elephants and incomparable birding along the Chobe River
- Rare wildlife sightings such as endangered wild dogs in Moremi Game Reserve and black-maned lions of Kalahari Plains
- Huge zebra and wildebeest migration through Makgadikgadi and Nxai Pan National Parks