Botswana has many attractions such as the large stretches of wilderness, rural villages, hiking and rock art and the National Parks. Formerly, the area was the home to the Basarwa people, otherwise known as the San, who were hunter-gatherers. Near the beginning, at 1932 the first protected area came into existence with the banning of hunting but it was not until 1967 that the region received its National Park status, the first in Botswana.
Botswana is a small country with vivid lifestyles. Though the population of the country is sparse, you will be amazed to reach a warm welcome in this part of the African continent. Major parts of Botswana are semi-desert giving you many great opportunities to feel different. In Botswana, you can find some of the best game parks and nature reserves in the world.
Therefore, being one of the best safari destinations in the world, Botswana offers a great deal for safari fanatics to experience the difference and just unmatchable. On your Botswana holiday, you may come across some of the magnificent sights like the Makgadikgadi Pans and Central Kalahari and feel their exoticism.
To add more fun into your Botswana luxury safari, which draws its popularity, you can visit the magnificent Okavango Delta and make your trip just wonderful. A Botswana safari will certainly offer you, the visitor a truly amazing experience amongst its untouched environment.
Exclusive Africa Tours & Safaris offer travelers splendid and diverse experiences in flawless natural environments comprising flora, fauna in the vast stretches of wilderness. an adventure trip to Botswana would give you a first-hand experience of the famous deserts, the vast savannahs, the predator wetlands, the deltas and the game reserves of one of the wildest regions in Africa.
The best way to see the largest inland delta in the world is by mokoro, traditionally a canoe dugout from a large tree, today a more environmentally friendly version, equally well suited to the shallow waters of the delta. You can relax and take in the beautiful scenery and wildlife of the Okavango Delta. Botswana is simply a game watching paradise, with the Okavango Delta’s rich array of wetlands and vast, varied ecosystems. Lion, elephant, buffalo, hippo, leopard and cheetah are all to be found here, the camps and lodges we have found are among the best in Africa.
We recommend that you fly into your safari destination by scheduled charter plane from regional airports such as Maun or Kasane and Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. Botswana boasts an extensive road network, roads in game reserves and parks are extremely rough and impassable especially during the rainy season. If you're short on time but want a broad experience then the fly-in safaris are the best mode of travel. Fly-in safaris can be suited by taste to specific camps or lodges, on a totally tailor-made safari basis or alternatively on a fixed duration.
Throughout the Fly in Safari, you will stay in charming tents and lodges, each with their own en-suite bathroom. You will also find excellent facilities including a swimming pool, restaurant and bar which you can enjoy in the evenings or simply breathe in the fresh African air as you watch the sun set over the enveloping landscape.
Children on Family Safari
Please note the following: Many camps and lodges do not allow children below the ages of 8 or 12, some won’t let under 16’s out on walks. Some camps do not offer concessionary rates to children and even, in some instances, may require you to take exclusive use of a vehicle or part of a camp/lodge at an extra fee. We will still try to accommodate you and your family to have the experience of a lifetime! Exclusive Africa Tours & Safaris work together with establishments – camps and lodges in Botswana, which are genuinely family-friendly and tailor accommodation, meals and activities to meet the needs of their young guests.
Nevertheless, you will most definitely not be disappointed with your experience!