Where to go

12 locations rich in wildlife to discover…

Wildlife trips

1 related group tour. 5 related trip ideas. All our trip ideas are offered to inspire you, but our strength is in tailoring your itinerary.

When to go

Rains fall between December and March. The land is verdant when the skies clear in April attracting wildlife, and steadily dries until temperatures peak in September and October.

Seasons

  • Green season

    Nov to Mar: Botswana’s summer months receive more rainfall and the country is lush and green
  • Dry season

    May to Oct: The dry winter brings some fabulous wildlife viewing opportunities

Wildlife events

  • Oct: Okavango heronries are full of birds
  • Nov: Birthing season – tsessebe, impala, lechwe
  • Dec to Mar: Kalahari Desert in bloom – wildlife abounds
  • Dec to Jan: Migrant bird species arrive for the peak breeding season
  • Feb to Apr: Many birds in breeding plumage
  • Mar to Jul: Water rises in Okavango Delta
  • Jul to Aug: Best game viewing in Okavango Delta
  • Jul to Oct: Herds of elephant & buffalo gather on Chobe riverfront
  • Sep to Nov: Carmine bee eaters nest

Places to stay

16 related places to stay. But there are more options we can offer, just ask us for more details.

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