Article by Rick Harington 04 July 2019

Trying to choose between Southern Africa’s most prolific wildlife destinations is no easy task.

South Africa and Botswana are neighboring countries that both offer superb wildlife sightings and top class camps and lodges, but there are a number of differences to keep in mind when choosing one over the other. We’ve compiled some of our top highlights for each country, to make your African safari a dream come true.

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While South Africa offers the perfect combination of beach, city and bush, Botswana’s treasured wilderness is a source of national pride. Which would you choose?

Try these safaris:

cape town holiday safari

OR

botswana safari tour

Having trouble deciding? Contact us for travel advice about how to create an itinerary that will take you to both destinations. 


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 | Highlights of Botswana Tour de Force (14 days)

Highlights of Botswana Tour de Force (14 days)

The ideal safari to capture Botswana's unrivalled beauty and abundance of flora and fauna through the lens...

 | Camping in Moremi Game Reserve (5 days)

Camping in Moremi Game Reserve (5 days)

Watch the Okavango Delta come alive with the sounds of bird calls, the roar of lions in one of the most beautiful reserves in Botswana...

 | Wild Botswana and Zimbabwe Safari (10 days)

Wild Botswana and Zimbabwe Safari (10 days)

Tour the pristine habitats of Botswana and Zimbabwe's finest wildlife-rich assets with the twist of refined luxury...

 | Mobile Camping Safari in Botswana (7 days)

Mobile Camping Safari in Botswana (7 days)

One week of wild camping in Botswana's Moremi Game Reserve, arguably one of the most beautiful areas in the Okavango Delta...

 | Pangolin Photography Tour of Botswana (10 days)

Pangolin Photography Tour of Botswana (10 days)

Immerse yourself in the wildlife and stunning natural beauty of the Chobe riverfront and pristine Okavango Delta as you capture nature's most spectacular beauty...

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