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Botswana is South Africa’s northern border neighbor and it is where the wild things are plentiful and some select camps are designed for the ultimate family safaris.

For the animal lovers in your family, Botswana is hard to surpass. Here, far away from concrete jungles, you learn about the natural habitats and routines of extraordinary animals and why responsible human stewardship of the planet is vital to their futures, and ours.

BOTSWANA ITINERARIES

BOTSWANA GALLERY

 

ITINERARY FOR ADULT

ONLY TRAVELERS

 

Special Activity:

HELICOPTER

SAFARI

Enjoy a helicopter ride over the Delta to view the animals from a whole new vantage point.

 

ITINERARY HIGHLIGHTS:

 

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ITINERARY FOR FAMILIES

WITH TEENAGERS

 

Special Activity:

RIDE QUAD BIKES ON

THE SALT PANS OR

GO FOR A CANOE RIDE AMONG

THE CROCS AND HIPPOS

At Jacks Camp at Makgadikgadi Pans National Park teens will love hopping on one of the quad bikes in camp and exploring the massive Makgadikadi salt pans. A guide will show them around, stopping for some fun photo ops along the way.

 

Head out on a guided mokoro canoe ride to see hippos and crocodiles from the water.

 

ITINERARY HIGHLIGHTS:

 

• Enjoy High Tea

• Explore the arts district of Cape Town

• Kayak around Cape Point to see the

   famous penguins

• Surfing Lessons

• Game drive

• Spend ½ day in nearby Hoedspruit at the

   endangered animal center. Here they will

   have the opportunity for hands on

   learning and engagement with wildlife

   and game wardens

ITINERARY FOR FAMILIES WITH

CHILDREN UNDER 12

 

Special Activity:

LEARN HOW TO COOK

WHILE ON SAFARI PREPARING

TEA FOR YOUR PARENTS

Machaba camp loves bringing kids into the kitchen to help prepare afternoon tea and dinner for parents and the rest of camp. Learning about cooking in a remote safari camp is a highlight for many children on safari.

 

At Jack's Camp the whole family sleep outside under the African sky set up in beautiful beds under netting.

 

ITINERARY HIGHLIGHTS:

 

• Enjoy High Tea

• Explore the arts district of Cape Town

• Kids will love spending the morning

   sourcing local ingredients (from nature as

   well as specialty stores) to make a

   delicious meal.

• Game drive

• Half-day visit to the SANCCOB

• Kids also love the “Track Pack with Plaster

  of Paris” afternoon. Here, kids make moulds

  of animal tracks found during the family

  safaris.

• Kids enjoy Bug CSI is offered by your field

  ranger were the kids are taken around the

  lodge area identifying the bugs, tracks and

  interesting plants

Each of our itineraries has unique offerings allowing for cultural engagement and community give-back. Here are some of the things that will make your trip to South Africa special: