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Pilanesberg National Park Safari from Johannesburg
"The Pilanesberg National Park is the the fourth largest National Park in Southern Africa covering an area of 58 000 hectares and is less than 2 hours drive from Pretoria / Johannesburg. Encircling this unique area are four rings of hills a geological fascinating alkaline complex produced by volcanic action some 1.2 billion years ago. The park boasts a healthy populations of lion leopard black and white rhino elephant and buffalo - Africa's Big Five. There is a wide variety of rare common species.A few of the endemic species that may be seen are the nocturnal brown hyena the fleet-footed cheetah the majestic sable
From ZAR2,628.00
 
Pilanesberg Day Tour from Johannesburg or Pretoria
"The route to Pilanesberg passes through the most scenic areas of the region and passed many of its best known tourist attractions. It takes around 2.5 to 3 hours to get there from Johannesburg and about 2 hours from Pretoria. For most of the you will ride in a 4x4 SUV this is the best possible vehicle to use as they have big opening windows and sunroof. The SUV's have a high viewing position and can go to parts of the reserve where ordinary vehicles cannot go. You will spend 6 - 7 hours in the reserve (5 or more of th leopard and other predators. Pilanesberg is probably one of the best places left in Africa for seeing the black and white rhino in the wild. But the reserve is also home to hippo hyena african buffalo zebra
From ZAR2,845.00
 
Pilanesberg Game Reserve Full-Day Tour from Johannesburg
"Adjacent to Sun City is the beautiful Pilanesberg National Park - one of the largest in South Africa. The park covers an area of 55 000-hectares and its plains are rich and fertile as they were once part of a now extinct volcanic crater. Majestic and therefore both types of vegetation are found. Pilanesberg National Park is home to all of the Big Five and other large game including giraffe hippo zebra and crocodile as well as an extreme diversity of birdlife (over 300 species have been recorded). A visit to the park is always rewarding! There are a number of hides and picnic spots to stop and stretch your legs.Depart Johannesburg in the early morning and tr meet up with your touring vehicle and continue on a drive through the park for the remainder of the day."""
From ZAR2,510.00

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Using the right vehicle and...

Using the right vehicle and driver can get you to some remote area of the delta. Some times you really 'cruising' in the water chanells but you manage to cross Hippos area and elephants tracks. A...
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inuit
Aug 25, 2002

THE HIGHEST POINT IN BOTSWANA...

THE HIGHEST POINT IN BOTSWANA IS OTSE MOUNTAIN, LOCATED OUTSIDE OF THE CAPITAL, GABORONE. IT RISES 4885 FEET (1489 METERS). I NOTE THAT VT'S 'QUICK FACTS' INCORRECLY NAMES TSODILO HILLS AS THE...
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marko727
Aug 25, 2002

Solitamente il Botswana si...

Solitamente il Botswana si gira solo in due modi, o con tour operators alloggiando in alberghi di lusso o in gruppo con una tenda e escursioni fatte sul posto.In entrambi casi le cose che si fanno e i...
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LuigiT
Aug 25, 2002

Wildlife is everywhere!

Besides the elephants, which are truly the most impressive group of animals there, the Chobe National Park has an amazing variety of game. Just by passing through we saw giraffes, monkeys, springboks...
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tini58de
Jul 28, 2004

Don't get so caught up in the...

Don't get so caught up in the big animals that you miss out on the small wild beauties like birds, insects and frogs. I loved to sit very quietly in the afternoons in camp and watch the vivid birds...
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c_mesteller
Aug 24, 2002

The village of Etsha 6...

The village of Etsha 6 (referred to as Etsha) is home of the Okavango Basket Shop, where you can buy high quality Botswana baskets and other crafts at lower prices than in Maun or Gaborone. A trip to...
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ngaka
Aug 24, 2002
 
 
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Visit a friendly Village of Kachikau

It is a small village of Botswana with a population of not more than 1000 inhabitants named Kachikau. It is located in the eastern part of the district of Botswana which previously formed Chobe...
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kharmencita
Dec 27, 2012

Drotskys Caves

The road to the caves is very difficult and should only be attempted in convoy with other vehicles. You must allow for very heavy fuel consumption and carry more fuel than normal to cater for this....
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GrahamHolloway
Jan 20, 2008

Walk Africa.

Two of my favorite activities were done on foot. We had a ranger who grew up in the bush, and he took us on a walk into the bush. You don't see large game, which is a good thing, but you see quite a...
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Flyboy9MR
Aug 02, 2003

Mekoro Trip, Okavango Delta, Botswana

Just you, the wild and your guide... in our case, Charles. I described this tip in more detail in the Things To Do section, but wanted to give it mention here, because it is more off the beaten path. ...
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John195123
Mar 17, 2008

We were on a overland safari...

We were on a overland safari with Kumuka Expeditions and we were able to travel by traditional dugout canoes to camp two nights in the middle of the Okavango Delta
mlyoung63
Aug 24, 2002

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The National Museum & Art Galery

The National Museum and Art Gallery of Botswana was opened in 1968, two years after the country gained its independence. The museum is also a research institution. Its collections include:...
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Chobe Tour

The cheapest was a daytour from Viktoria Falls for 140 $, a 3 hour boat tour, lunch then 3 hours with a 4 weel drive, i didn't see that tour in Livingstone but it might available and probably cheaper...
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Okavango Delta

Walking safaris are a great way to spend your time in the Okavango Delta. We did one in the evening and another one early in the morning. Both of them were great, but the morning safari was more...
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Nata Bird Sanctuary

15km south of the small town of Nata, at the rim of the Makgadikgadi Pans, is Sowa Pan, the second-biggest salt flat in Botswana. Its neighbour, Ntwetwe Pan is slightly bigger, but doesn't often get...
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Baobabs

Just outside the town of Kasane you can find one of the country's biggest and oldest baobab trees. These strange trees (although biologists aren't even sure whether they should be classified as trees)...
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Chobe River Cruise

We reached Kasane and the Chobe River on the very last day of our holiday. Everybody was already a bit weary and probably already thinking about home and work again. We were told there would be one...
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