5 days in Botswana Itinerary

5 days in Botswana Itinerary

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5 days in Botswana Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
1
Gaborone
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Ngamiland East
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Johannesburg

1
night
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.
On the 18th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Gaborone Game Reserve and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Balaji Temple. On the next day, stroll through Mokolodi Nature Reserve, then stop by Botswanacraft, and then pause for some photo ops at Three Chiefs' Statues.

To find photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Gaborone trip itinerary tool .

Johannesburg, South Africa to Gaborone is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also take a bus; or drive. While traveling from Johannesburg, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Gaborone, ranging from highs of 44°C to lows of 44°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Ngamiland East.

Things to do in Gaborone

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Mokolodi Nature Reserve ©
Mokolodi Nature Reserve
Three Chiefs' Statues ©
Three Chiefs' Statues
Botswanacraft ©
Botswanacraft

3
nights
Ngamiland East

Ngamiland East ©
Step out of Ngamiland East with an excursion to Moremi Wildlife Reserve in Moremi Game Reserve--about 1h 05 min away. Spend the 20th (Fri) in the pleasant surroundings of NG/32 Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust. Spend the 22nd (Sun) exploring at Okavango River.

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You can fly from Gaborone to Ngamiland East in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Gaborone in December: highs in Ngamiland East hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ngamiland East

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

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

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