14 days in Botswana Itinerary

14 days in Botswana Itinerary

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14 days in Botswana Itinerary

Start: Zurich
Fly + Drive:  23​h 15​min
1
Ngamiland East
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Gaborone
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Serowe
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Makgadikgadi Pans National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
Chobe National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  20​h
End: Zurich

2
nights
Ngamiland East

Ngamiland East ©
When in Ngamiland East, make a side trip to see Moremi Wildlife Reserve in Moremi Game Reserve, approximately 1h 05 min away. Spend the 19th (Sun) in the pleasant surroundings of Okavango Delta. Spend the 21st (Tue) exploring at Okavango River.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Ngamiland East trip planning tool .

Zurich, Switzerland to Ngamiland East is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Central African Time is 1 hour. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from Zurich in April: highs in Ngamiland East hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Gaborone.

Things to do in Ngamiland East

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Moremi Wildlife Reserve
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Okavango Delta ©
Okavango Delta
Okavango River ©
Okavango River
Moremi Wildlife Reserve ©
Moremi Wildlife Reserve

3
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: get in on the family fun at Lion Park Resort, stroll through Gaborone Game Reserve, stop by Botswanacraft, and take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Gaborone.

To find photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Gaborone online journey maker .

Fly from Ngamiland East to Gaborone in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Ngamiland East in April, expect nights in Gaborone to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are cooler, around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Serowe.

Things to do in Gaborone

Parks Wildlife Theme Parks
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Mokolodi Nature Reserve ©
Mokolodi Nature Reserve
Lion Park Resort ©
Lion Park Resort
Three Chiefs' Statues ©
Three Chiefs' Statues

1
night
Serowe

Serowe ©
Serowe is a town in Botswana's Central District. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Khama Rhino Sanctuary.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Serowe tour planning site .

You can drive from Gaborone to Serowe in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. On the 25th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Makgadikgadi Pans National Park.

Things to do in Serowe

Parks Wildlife
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Khama Rhino Sanctuary ©
Khama Rhino Sanctuary

1
night
Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

Makgadikgadi Pans National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): stroll through Makgadikgadi Pans National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Kubu Island.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Makgadikgadi Pans National Park vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Explore your travel options from Serowe to Makgadikgadi Pans National Park with the Route module. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Chobe National Park.

Things to do in Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

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

3
nights
Chobe National Park

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

Take the guesswork out of planning a Chobe National Park vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Explore your travel options from Makgadikgadi Pans National Park to Chobe National Park with the Route module. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chobe National Park

Parks Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 27 — 30:
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Savute Reserve ©
Savute Reserve
Nogatsaa and Tchinga ©
Nogatsaa and Tchinga
Serondela Reserve ©
Serondela Reserve

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