Some fine walks amongst superb scenery!
Walking holidays to Botswana offer something for every type of rambler, with plenty of immersive hiking and walking opportunities showcasing the great outdoors, from the expansive Kalahari Desert to the tabletop rocks and hillier country. Wildlife lovers will enjoy spotting lions, tigers and elephants when visiting national parks in Botswana, where you can see these majestic creatures in their natural habitat.
Botswana is home to many natural wonders, where you can watch the tumbling Victoria Falls, venture down the captivating Okavango Delta, or spot the enchanting Big Five game during a visit to Chobe National Park. When in Botswana, a traditional mokoro boat ride down the Okavango Delta is a peaceful way to experience the grasslands and wildlife inhabiting this winding river. You can even watch hippos submerge in the water, and antelope galloping amongst the grasslands.
Alternatively, a trip to Bakota Gorge is the perfect place to sculpt an idea of the unique terrain and geographical features of Botswana, where you can admire the zig zag crags and chasms created by the mighty Victoria Falls; offering a truly spectacular sight. Walkers will be accompanied by our expert leaders during their trip, too, who will share their local knowledge on each trail and breathtaking sight you come across.
Botswana has many fascinating natural features for travellers to explore, including the Makgadikgadi Salt Pans and the astounding Moremi Game Reserve. Even better, this country gives you the chance to get off the grid and explore a captivating destination, all on foot. Botswana is also in a great location to explore the “four corners of Africa”, where you can travel to Zimbabwe, Namibia and Zambia with ease and embark on exciting safaris, alongside walking and wildlife adventures and activities.
Whether you explore the plains in a 4x4, or study the magnificent tabletop rock features, there is an abundance of activities to enjoy during your walking trip to Botswana. Ramblers Walking Holidays will take you to see the highlights of this idyllic country, and our leaders will introduce you to intriguing trails, and some of the breathtaking natural landscapes spanning across Botswana.
Plus, our expert leaders have years of experience rambling in this part of the world, and have put together exciting itineraries to ensure you see the very best of Botswana, accompanying you every step of the way. You will also stay in comfortable accommodation during your getaway, which will all be arranged for you ahead of your trip. So, all you have to do is pack your walking boots and enjoy trekking to a host of unforgettable sites.
Take a walking holiday in Southern Africa and explore the entire region. We take you on tour of the spectacular scenery and changing cultures.
Full and half day walks at a moderate pace over hilly terrain. Half day walks will probably involve about 3 hours of walking, with full day walks having around 5 hours. Expect ascents and descents of up to 600m. Some days of this holiday will be dedicated solely to sightseeing (or include an element of sightseeing). To enhance your experience, a knowledgeable local guide will accompany your small group for part (or the majority) of the holiday.