One of Southern Africa’s most popular safari destinations. Botswana is home to numerous animals including lions, giraffes, cheetahs and well-known landmarks such as the Okavango Delta, Kalahari Desert and Chobe National Park.

WEATHER AVERAGES (Maun) Temperature Rain days
January 20-30 12
February 20-30 9
March 19-32 8
April 16-31 2
May 29-Nov 0
June 27-Aug 0
July 26-Aug 0
August 30-Nov 0
September 16-34 0
October 20-36 2
November 20-35 6
December 20-33 9

BEST TIME TO GO:

May to September is the most popular but let your travel expert know what you would like to see and do as this will determine the best time for you.

MUST DO:

  • Safari of course
  • Enjoy a luxury tented camp

GETTING THERE:

Maun or Kasane are the most accessible towns but still require a minimum of two stops to get there. There are various options and you may consider a stopover on the way there and/or back which would affect your choices.

VISA INFO (NZ PASSPORTS):

Exempt for stays under 90 days. Please advise us if you are traveling with persons under 18 years.

For more information or visa enquiries contact the Consulate of the Republic of Botswana on 021 633 951.

PASSPORT INFO (NZ PASSPORTS):

Must be valid for a minimum of 6 months beyond the period of intended stay.

POWER:

230 V, 50 Hz
Type M

NB: This information is correct as of November 2018. For further clarification please call us on 09 524 4112.