8 days in Botswana Itinerary

8 days in Botswana Itinerary

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Gaborone

— 5 nights
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, and theme parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: pause for some photo ops at Three Chiefs' Statues, take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Gaborone, stroll through Gaborone Game Reserve, and get outside with Kgale Hill.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Gaborone online trip planner.

Miami, USA to Gaborone is an approximately 30-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Miami to Gaborone due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Miami in December, plan for a bit warmer days in Gaborone, with highs around 44°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 44°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gaborone

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Spas
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Botswana travel guide

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Nature & Parks · Safaris · Nature & Wildlife Tours
Sparsely populated Botswana possesses some of the most unadulterated wilderness and animal-rich areas in Africa. Largely unfenced national parks allow the world's largest population of elephants to roam freely--these protected areas also shelter varied birdlife and many endangered and rare mammal species. Tourism in Botswana largely caters to visitors seeking luxury lodges and exclusive safari experiences, but expeditions into traditional villages are also strongly recommended. The preserved cultures of these agricultural settlements show a link between man and nature formed over centuries, a relationship that many visitors to Botswana come to reconsider in their own lives.