9 days in Botswana Itinerary

9 days in Botswana Itinerary

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9 days in Botswana Itinerary

Bengaluru
Fly:  23​h
Gaborone
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h
Okavango Delta
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Chobe National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  26​h
Bengaluru

3
days
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.
Attractions like Mokolodi Nature Reserve and Makgadikgadi Salt Pan make great kid-friendly stops. Pack the 18th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Lion Park Resort. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Christ the King Cathedral and ponder the world of politics at National Assembly Building.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Gaborone trip planner.

Bengaluru, India to Gaborone is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Central African Time (CAT) is minus 3 hours. Expect colder weather when traveling from Bengaluru in May: highs in Gaborone hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Okavango Delta.

Things to do in Gaborone

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Makgadikgadi Pans National Park
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Mokolodi Nature Reserve ©
Mokolodi Nature Reserve
Makgadikgadi Pans National Park ©
Makgadikgadi Pans National Park
Lion Park Resort ©
Lion Park Resort

2
days
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): stroll through Okavango Delta. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Moremi Wildlife Reserve.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Okavango Delta vacation builder site .

You can fly from Gaborone to Okavango Delta in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Gaborone in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Okavango Delta: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Chobe National Park.

Things to do in Okavango Delta

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Okavango Delta
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Okavango Delta ©
Okavango Delta

2
days
Chobe National Park

Chobe National Park ©
On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Serondela Reserve.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Okavango Delta to Chobe National Park. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chobe National Park

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Serondela Reserve ©
Serondela Reserve

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