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24 HOURS IN GABORONE CITY

A tour of Botswana’s capital city Gaborone. Also known as “Gabs” or “GC”.


Gaborone is one of Africa’s growing cities. It offers the best of both worlds. The vibrant Tswana Culture with an influence of modern western lifestyle. Gaborone is the country’s commercial hub but offers tourists excursions to enjoy. Be it for a day or two. Gaborone has something for everybody.


PRICE: $120 Per Person


Includes: Lunch , water , snacks, expert guide
Excludes: Accommodation


ITENENARY

  •  Visit the 3 Chiefs monument located in the Central Business District of Gaborone

  • Explore the central business district of Gaborone which is home to the SADC Headquarters, the Industrial Court and the High court of Botswana. In the CBD one will find upscale restaurants, luxury hotels, government departments, commercial banks, major retailers, cinema, commercial spaces and a mega shopping mall. A trip to the vibrant Main Mall

  • The main mall is the heart of Gaborone down town . It is the official old city center and thus retains the old look to date since it was built in 1963. Unlike the CBD, the main mall has an open walk way where exhibitors and various types of vendors trading in cultural souvenirs, local foods, artefacts, crafts and jewelry are found. The mall is in the vicinity of the government enclave, embassies, international bodies and the National Assembly Building. LUNCH at a popular local cuisine eatery

  • A visit to Thapong Visual Arts which is home to Botswana’s visual artists

  • A walk through River walk Mall which is synonymous with African print style clothing and crafts vendors from Botswana and other parts of Africa

  • Town ship Tourism- Visit Gaborone’s oldest township which has a rich laborer history

  •  A visit to Tsholofelo Park which is home to El Negro’s grave

  • Dinner at an upscale restaurant which is the highest dining venue in Botswana.

MAKGADIKGADI SALT PANS EXPEDITION

DURATION: 5 NIGHTS, 6 DAYS


INCLUDES: Accommodation, expert guides, all meals and transfers.


PRICE: $1988 Per Person


ITENENARY


The Makgadikgadi Pans are the largest salt pans in the world. Shimmering white salt stretches to horizon proving to be a remarkable site in an unpopulated vast area. These spectacular white sands and salts cover an area of 16 000km and were once the center of a massive lake that evaporated 2000 years ago. The beauty of the Makgadikgadi Pans not only lies in the beauty of the salt pans and game viewing but also in experiencing total remoteness and absolute isolation.


DAY 1

 

  • Arrive at Maun International airport. You will be met by a friendly lodge representative then transferred to a 4x4 Land cruiser truck to a village of Gweta.

  • Get situated at the lodge. Lunch and dinner served.


DAY 2

 

  • Visit Makgadikgadi National Park full day trip. The trip commences at 06.30am inclusive of packed breakfast lunch and park fees.

  • Open Safari Game Viewing truck. Highlights include witnessing the 2 nd largest Zebra migration in the world. The migration is seen on the Boteti River during the dry season and moves towards the Ntwetwe Pan in the wet season.

  • Dinner at the lodge

  • Ntwetwe Full day trip- Spend the whole day exploring the Ntwete Pan where you will arrive at the Meerkat colony. You will get to hang out with these cute friendly creatures. This experience is an ideal scenario to take breadth taking photos with the Meerkats of Botswana.

  • While in Ntwetwe, you will explore the old trade routes with the Bushmen of the Kalahari along with a local guide. The route will take you to Chapmans and Greens Baobabs.

  • Dinner at the lodge.


DAY 3

 

  • Cultural Village Walk

  • Take a walk in the village of Gweta and experience the daily life of the inhabitants of the

  • village. Interact with the children at the local primary school. Spend time with the basket weavers and learn to make traditional sorghum and how it is used for a brew.

  • Lunch at the lodge

  • Dinner and Baobab Forest Sundowner


DAY 4 


SALT PANS SLEEP OUT
For a more solitude experience of the vastness of the salt pans. On this tour, one gets to really soak in the allure of the pans. The trip comes with sitting in camp and watching the sun come down as the horizon turns purple and orange. The stargazing experience extends from the camp into the bed as quests sleep under the stars in a desert covered in white salt crystals.


DAY 5

 

  • Rest Day at the lodge

  • All meals served


DAY 6

 

  • Breakfast at the lodge

  • Depart by 4x4 land cruiser to Maun International Airport

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THE ULTIMATE GABORONE CITY & BEYOND MUSIC FESTIVAL, FASHION & CULTURAL EXTRAVAGANZA

DURATION: 8 NIGHTS, 9 DAYS IN BOTSWANA

DATE: 30TH SEPT - 8TH OCT 2023


PRICE: $2390 Per Person


ITENENARY


DAY 1

  • Pick up at the airport

  • Arrive at the 4 star hotel located in the Central Business District of Gaborone City.

  • Dinner at the hotel

DAY 2

 

  • Breakfast at the hotel

  • A visit to the 3 Chiefs monument and a brisk walk across the Central Business District

  • A drive to the Main Mall, Botswana’s National Assembly and the government enclave

  • Lunch- local cuisine

  • After lunch, a visit to Thapong Visual Arts. Home to Botswana’s visual artists

  • Explore Riverwalk Mall where you will come across vendors selling cultural souvenirs, jewelry, African Sculptures, authentic Botswana and African fashions, artefacts and crafts.

  • Dinner -upscale restaurant


DAY 3

 

  • Breakfast at the hotel

  • Visit the town of Lobatse also known as the town of many firsts. Lobatse is situated 70km south of Gaborone

  • Learn about the colonial history of Lobatse. Explore Township Tourism by visiting the township of Peleng which is packed with the history of the Sothern African Liberation, Movements such as that of the ANC and FRELIMO.

  • Fish Keitsing Monument- The house that hosted NELSON MANDELA and many of his comrades when they fled into exile into Botswana from South Africa.

  • Samora Machael Museum

  • Lunch

  • Return to Gaborone

  • Dinner


DAY 4

 

  • Breakfast at the hotel

  • Village Tourism- A trip to Mmankgodi Village

  • Spend the day at Bahurutshe Cultural Village immersing yourself in the culture and the traditions of the Bahurutshe tribe. Dance, music ,traditional games ,riding on donkey Karts and feeding domesticated animals are some of the activities you will be participating in.

  • Lunch

  • Return to Gaborone

  • Dinner


DAY 5

 

  • Breakfast at the hotel

  • A trip to Mokolodi Nature Reserve situated 10km south of Gaborone City. Mokolodi Nature Reserve offers an excursion for nature and wildlife lovers. We will take you on a bush game drive through the reserve where you come across wildlife residents such as giraffes, warthog, zebras, baboons, springboks, kudu, leopards, gemsboks, ostriches and impalas.

  • Lunch-will be offered at an amazing stone thatch restaurant where you will enjoy the magnificent view of the bush.

  • Return to Gaborone City

  • Dinner

DAY 6

 

  • Breakfast at the hotel

  • FREE DAY FOR SHOPPING AND MOVING AROUND GABORONE

  • Dinner


DAY 7

 

  • Breakfast at the hotel

  • Proceed to the grand “AFRICA ON FLEEK ATTIRE PICNIC” music festival. This festival is a celebration of African pride with its cultural influence. Attendees express their culture through fashion, music and food. Although this much anticipated event promotes and

  • celebrates the diverse African Fashions, it also educates the locals about other cultures of Botswana. It features artists from Botswana and other parts of Sothern Africa. The rich and diverse line up delivers electrifying performances.


DAY 8

 

  • REST DAY

  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner

DAY 9

 

  • Breakfast at the hotel

  • Depart for the airport

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KASANE, KAZUNGULA BRIDGE MARATHON AND LUXURY SAFARI

DURATION: 6 days, 7 Nights

DATES: 19TH FEB - 25TH FEB 2024


INCLUDES: Accommodation, transfers, all meals, marathon fees, expert guides


PRICE: $3670 Per Person


Imagine Participating in the ultimate marathon experience by combining it with the ultimate Botswana Safari in the Northern part of Botswana. The electrifying Marathon is an effort to build the communities of Kasane and the surrounding areas by boosting sports tourism on the iconic Kazungula Bridge. The annual marathon attracts thousands of locals and internationals visitors to enjoy the beauty of the iconic bridge. To put the cherry on top of this experience, you will also experience 6 days of the ultimate safari, cultural heritage and scenic drives of Kasane.


ITENENARY


DAY 1

 

  • Pick up from Kasane International Airport. Hotel transfer

  • Lunch and dinner at the hotel


DAY 2

 

  • Breakfast at the hotel

  • 3 hour game drive- Experience some of the best game viewing in Africa at the Chobe National Park which is home to the largest concentration of elephants in Africa.

  • Lunch at the hotel

  • Do a local tour of Kasane where you will get to see the exquisite scenic views of Kasane and cultural heritage sites.

  • Dinner at the hotel


DAY 3

  • Breakfast at the hotel

  • Scenic drive to Kavimba where you will encounter the local basket weavers

  • Lunch at the hotel

  • Chobe River Sunset Boat Cruise. Dinner served on the cruise.

DAY 4

  • Breakfast at the hotel

  • Kazungula liberation monument and bridge tour

  • Free afternoon

  • Lunch and dinner served at the hotel


DAY 5

 

  • Breakfast at the hotel

  • Registration for the marathon

  • Lunch and dinner


DAY 6

 

  • Marathon day. Starting time is 6am

  • Lunch and dinner


DAY 7

 

  • Breakfast at the hotel

  • Depart for the airport in a shuttle

ORAPA MINING TOUR

This tour is only available for groups of 10 or more.


Duration: 2 Nights, 3 days
Includes: Accommodation, transfers, all meals, park fees
Price: $1300 Per Person

Botswana is the world’s leading producer of diamonds by value. One will visit Orapa Mine which is the 9 th biggest diamond by value. In this tour you will learn about the origins of the Botswana Diamond story. The impact it has had in the development of Botswana’s economy. This is an opportunity to tour the first diamond museum in Botswana.


Activities: Safari Game drive and pans drive



 

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GHANZI
(BUSHMEN CULTURAL
HERITAGE TOUR)

Ghanzi is located 636km from Gaborone
Included: Transfers, All meals and accommodation, expert guides
Duration: 4 nights 5 days

Attend the Kuru Dance Festival: 8TH SEPT - 9TH SEPT 2023
Price: $1500 Per Person


DAY 1


Depart Gaborone in a 4x4 Land cruiser ride


DAY 2

 

  • Breakfast at the hotel

  • Visit the San or Bushmen Museum in Dkar, located 40km from Ghanzi. The museum showcases the history of the Bushmen, their culture and way of life which is hunting & gathering.

  • Visit the Kuru Art Centre where you will witness the displayed unique pieces created by the San people.


DAY 3

 

  • A trip to Whatona Village. A truly authentic rural Tswana experience. Domestic animals such as goats, chickens can be seen roaming around in the yard.

  • Tswana Lunch served at the cultural village. You will experience an open fire cooking done with wood.

  • After lunch- A visit to the San village where you will participate in a bush with the San

DAY 4

 

  • Attend the Kuru Dance Festival (Sept 8-Sept 9)

  • An eventful weekend of celebration of culture through story telling , cultural games, songs and dance.


DAY 5

 

Depart back to Gaborone

SECLUDED ROMANTIC SAFARI LUXURY GETAWAY KASANE

Duration: 4 nights, 5 days
Price: $3030 
Per Person
Includes: All meals, park fees, transfers, accommodation, expert guides


ITENENARY


DAY 1

 

  • Pick up from Kasane international Airport

  • Lunch or dinner
     

DAY 2
 

  • Break fast at Camp

  • All day excursion into the Chobe National Park including a boat cruise on the Chobe River with a picnic lunch

  • Dinner at Camp site

DAY 3

 

  • Spend a memorable day at a local village learning local culture

  • A visit to the basket weavers , local school and the

  • Guided Safari Walks

  • Canoe Excursion


DAY 4


A day trip to Victoria Falls (Zambia)
 

DAY 5

  • Breakfast at camp

  • Depart for the airport

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MAUN OKAVANGO
DELTA LUXURY TOUR

A rejuvenating and peaceful escape into the wilderness


DURATION: 4 Nights, 5 Days
Includes: Accommodation, all meals, transfers , park fees, expert guides
Price: $4200 Per Person


Experience Botswana beyond wildlife. Enjoy two days in Botswana’s tourism capital of Maun. Maun is a starting point of expeditions into Botswana’s wildlife areas and a gateway to the legendary Okavango Delta. The beauty about Maun is that it still retains its a rural natural African atmosphere. Prior to flying into the Okavango Delta, one will partake in a cultural immersion of Botswana which includes the following:


DAY 1 

 

  • A trip to Mhabe Museum

  • A visit to the local basket weavers to learn about how baskets are made and their stunning patterns.

  • A walk through the local vibrant market. You will be greeted by local vendors selling traditional dresses with colorful African prints, artefacts and crafts, pottery and street art

  • Enjoy the Donkey Kart rides

  • Lunch at a local eatery to taste Botswana’s delicious cuisine

  • After lunch, you will visit Maun’s first craft brewery

  • Dinner at a local restaurant to have a taste of Botswana’s well renowned beef which has unique flavors and textures based on natural grassland methods.


DAY 2

 

  • Pick up from hotel and proceed to Okavango Delta in a 4x4 Land Cruiser vehicle

  • Full day trip to Moremi Game Reserve. Moremi Game Reserve was voted the Best Game

  • Reserve in Africa by the prestigious African Travel and Tourism Association INDABA.


DAY 3

 

  • Breakfast at the Safari Camp

  • 3 hours Mokoro Excursion. Mokoro is a canoe used to move around in the Okavango Delta

  • LUNCH

  • Dinner


DAY 4

 

  • Trip to a local village to experience Botswana’s way of life.

  • Lunch

  • Scenic flight of the Delta


DAY 5

 

  • Breakfast at the Safari Camp

  • Depart for Maun in a 4x4 land Cruiser vehicle to the airport

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