Botswana expeditions

Botswana at a glance

Population: 2 million

Terrain: Desert, rivers, forest, Okavango Delta (Itinerary dependent)

Get in touch to find out more about expeditions to Botswana.

Previous school expeditions

Every World Challenge Expedition is unique. Here are some examples of expeditions we’ve put together for previous schools. Take a look to get some inspiration for your trip, and an idea of what is possible with World Challenge.

Botswana & Namibia

28-days

Day 1
Outbound Flight

Depart home

Day 2

Arrive Gaborone, Botswana

Day 3

Orientation day in Gaborone

Day 4-7

Village community trek in southern Botswana

Day 8-10

Okavango Delta trip in dug out canoes

Day 11-12

Cross the border into Zambia for rest and relaxation in Livingstone

Day 13

Travel into Namibia to the town of Kasane

Day 14-20

Project phase in a rural community

Day 21

Travel along the Caprivi Strip to Rundu

Day 22-23

Safari in Etosha National Park

Day 24-28

Trekking in the Waterberg Plateau National Park

Day 29

Travel to Windhoek

Day 30
Inbound Flight

Depart Namibia for home

Botswana & Namibia itinerary

Botswana & Namibia

28-days

Day 1
Outbound Flight

Depart home for Gaborone, Botswana

Day 2-3

Gaborone orientation and acclimatisation

Day 4-7

Kalahari Bushmen trek

Day 8-9

Return to Gaborone, resupply before next trek

Day 10-13

Village community trek in Southern Botswana

Day 14

Resupply day in Gaborone

Day 15-17

Okavango Delta trip in dug out canoes

Day 18

Travel to the border town of Ghanzi, Botswana

Day 19

Cross the border into Namibia, then travel to your project site

Day 20-25

East Namibia rural community project

Day 26-27

Safari in Etosha National Park

Day 28-29

Rest and relaxation in Swakopmund

Day 30
Inbound Flight

Depart Namibia for home

Botswana is an ideal destination for teams looking for an itinerary that mixes light trekking with the chance to interact with local people, and of course experience a safari or the breathtaking Okavango Delta.
Michael, our Botswana Expedition Planning Manager

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expedition for your students

Desert, rivers, forest, Okavango Delta (Itinerary dependent)