Why Botswana: Stunning safari experiences; Abundant Wildlife including big cats; Oasis of the Okavango Delta; Bushmen of the Kalahari; Birding; Mokoro Trips.
Game Viewing: Best during the dry season (May-Oct), but reasonable game viewing at other times.
Climate: During the winter months of May-Sep days are dry, sunny and dusty with average temperatures of 25°C. Mornings and evenings can be very cold. Temperatures from Oct-Apr (Summer) can be very hot, reaching 38°C, with some rain.
Combine With: Victoria Falls; the stunning sand dunes of Namibia; cosmopolitan Cape Town; a beautiful beach resort in Mauritius or Mozambique.
Getting There: The main gateway to the Delta is Maun. Maun is a popular Delta access point as it is linked by daily air services from Johannesburg, where most visitors begin their Botswana itineraries.