22 days in Botswana Itinerary

22 days in Botswana Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Amsterdam
Fly + Drive:  23 h
1
Chobe National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Makgadikgadi Pans National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
3
Serowe
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Gaborone
— 7 nights
Fly:  2 h 15 min
5
Ngamiland East
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  26 h
End: Amsterdam

3
nights
Chobe National Park

Chobe National Park ©
A trip to Chobe National Park awakens the naturalist in every traveler and opens numerous possibilities for adventure.
Escape the urban bustle at Savute Reserve and CARACAL Biodiversity Center. There's much more to do: stroll through Nogatsaa and Tchinga, stroll around Seboba Nature and Recreational Park, and explore the activities along Linyanti River.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Chobe National Park trip planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Chobe National Park is an approximately 23- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to Chobe National Park is 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Makgadikgadi Pans National Park.

Things to do in Chobe National Park

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

3
nights
Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

Makgadikgadi Pans National Park ©
Get outdoors at Makgadikgadi Pans National Park and Baines Baobabs. Spend the 11th (Thu) among the memorable landscape of Kubu Island.

To see more things to do and tourist information, read Makgadikgadi Pans National Park road trip site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Chobe National Park to Makgadikgadi Pans National Park. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Serowe.

Things to do in Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Baines Baobabs
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Makgadikgadi Pans National Park ©
Makgadikgadi Pans National Park
Baines Baobabs ©
Baines Baobabs
Kubu Island ©
Kubu Island

3
nights
Serowe

Serowe ©
Serowe is a town in Botswana's Central District. Step out of the city life by going to Khama Rhino Sanctuary and Moremi Gorge. Step out of Serowe to go to Palapye and see Letsatsi Casino, which is approximately 1h 05 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Khama III Memorial Museum.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Serowe road trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Makgadikgadi Pans National Park to Serowe with the Route module. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can go by car to Gaborone.

Things to do in Serowe

Parks Casinos Wildlife

Side Trip

Palapye
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Khama Rhino Sanctuary ©
Khama Rhino Sanctuary
Moremi Gorge ©
Moremi Gorge
Khama III Memorial Museum ©
Khama III Memorial Museum

7
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Mokolodi Nature Reserve and Khwai Concession. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Gaborone Game Reserve, take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Gaborone, pause for some photo ops at Three Chiefs' Statues, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Gaborone travel route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Serowe to Gaborone takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Ngamiland East.

Things to do in Gaborone

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Khwai Concession
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Mokolodi Nature Reserve ©
Mokolodi Nature Reserve
Gaborone Game Reserve ©
Gaborone Game Reserve
Kgale Hill ©
Kgale Hill

3
nights
Ngamiland East

Ngamiland East ©
Ngamiland East, a sub-district of Botswana's North-East District, is all about the wildlife and safaris.
Visiting NG/32 Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust and Moremi Wildlife Reserve will get you outdoors. Spend the 25th (Thu) exploring at Okavango River.

Start your trip to Ngamiland East by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Fly from Gaborone to Ngamiland East in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Gaborone in June, expect nights in Ngamiland East to be little chillier, around 11°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ngamiland East

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

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

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