FAQs about travelling to Botswana
Q. What is the best time to go to Botswana?
Q. Is the dry season much better than the green season for wildlife?
A. There’s no right or wrong, but the seasons are very different. Read our information comparing the two seasons.
Q. Is there a ‘best value’ time to travel here?
Q. What is a mokoro trip like?
Q. Is Botswana a good place to take children?
Q. Is it easy to combine Botswana with Victoria Falls?
Q. Why are the waters of the Okavango Delta higher in the dry season?
Q. Can Botswana be combined with a beach add-on?
Q. What’s the best way to get to Botswana?
Q. How do you get around from camp to camp?
However most people fly from lodge to lodge in a light plane. These planes pick up and drop off at all camps and lodges – a bit like a bus service. You can charter your own plane if price is not an issue.
Q. How much luggage can I take on the light plane flights?
Please note that if you are travelling to other countries (eg Zambia), this limit might be decreased to 15kgs.
If you are a large person, you might need to ask us about paying for an extra seat as the weight limit per passenger is 100kgs.