14 days in Botswana Itinerary

14 days in Botswana Itinerary

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14 days in Botswana Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
Fly:  5 h 30 min
1
Okavango Delta
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Kasane
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Chobe National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
4
Makgadikgadi Pans National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Nata
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
6
Palapye
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
7
Gaborone
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
End: Johannesburg

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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Moremi Wildlife Reserve.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Okavango Delta journey site .

Johannesburg, South Africa to Okavango Delta is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Johannesburg in July, expect Okavango Delta to be somewhat warmer, temps between 30°C and 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kasane.

Things to do in Okavango Delta

Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Kasane

Kasane
Kasane is a town in Botswana, close to Africa's 'Four Corners', where four countries almost meet: Botswana, Namibia, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Safaris and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Step out of the city life by going to CARACAL Biodiversity Center and Helicopter Tours. There's more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Seboba Nature and Recreational Park.

Before you visit Kasane, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can fly from Okavango Delta to Kasane in 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Chobe National Park.

Things to do in Kasane

Parks Wildlife
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2
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Chobe National Park

Chobe National Park ©
A trip to Chobe National Park awakens the naturalist in every traveler and opens numerous possibilities for adventure.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Nogatsaa and Tchinga and then stroll through Serondela Reserve.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Chobe National Park holiday app .

Explore your travel options from Kasane to Chobe National Park with the Route module. You will leave for Makgadikgadi Pans National Park on the 23rd (Mon).

Things to do in Chobe National Park

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

2
nights
Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

Makgadikgadi Pans National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): head off the coast to Kubu Island.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Makgadikgadi Pans National Park online trip itinerary maker .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Chobe National Park to Makgadikgadi Pans National Park. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can go by car to Nata.

Things to do in Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

Parks Nature
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Kubu Island ©
Kubu Island

1
night
Nata

Nata
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Nata Bird Sanctuary.

Plan my trip to Nata with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Makgadikgadi Pans National Park to Nata takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in July, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can go by car to Palapye.

Things to do in Nata

Parks Wildlife
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Nata Bird Sanctuary
Nata Bird Sanctuary

1
night
Palapye

Palapye ©
Palapye is a large town in Botswana, situated about halfway between Francistown and Gaborone (240 km away from Gaborone and 170 km away from Francistown). Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): take in breathtaking views at Moremi Gorge.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Palapye trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Nata to Palapye in 5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Gaborone.

Things to do in Palapye

Parks Nature
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Moremi Gorge ©
Moremi Gorge

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Central Kalahari Game Reserve and Gaborone Game Reserve. The adventure continues: appreciate the history behind Three Chiefs' Statues, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Gaborone, look for gifts at Botswanacraft, and head outdoors with Kgale Hill.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Gaborone online tour planner .

Traveling by car from Palapye to Gaborone takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gaborone

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Gaborone Game Reserve ©
Gaborone Game Reserve
Kgale Hill ©
Kgale Hill
ISKCON Gaborone ©
ISKCON Gaborone

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