DESTINATION GUIDE: BOTSWANA
If it’s authentic Africa you’re after, then a Botswana self drive safari is perfect for you! It is a true 4×4 destination with incredible experiences waiting to be discovered.
Botswana is one of the top wildlife destinations on the African continent. Botswana offers exceptional 4×4 self-drive experiences.
This must be one of the best safari destinations in Africa! Botswana is a wild and dramatic country with exceptional wildlife experiences and extraordinary scenery. Places like the Okavango Delta, Savute, Chobe, Makgadikgadi and the Central Kalahari make for an unforgettable 4WD self-drive holiday. Nearly half of Botswana is allocated to protect its wildlife. Camp in the wilds of Africa in uncrowded campsites while exploring the wilderness areas in a fully equipped 4×4 Bushlore Camper. Start planning your Botswana self drive safari…
SUGGESTED 4X4 VEHICLES
The ideal vehicles for self-drive camping safaris in Botswana. Click on the vehicles below to view the full specifications of each.
TOYOTA HILUX CAMPER 4x4 - HilC2
Ideal for 2 travellers. Economical rental rates. Comfortable vehicle with good on and off road performance. Good ride height for game viewing. Excellent fuel consumption & reliability. Latest design camping systems.
TOYOTA HILUX CAMPER 4x4 - HilC4
Ideal for 4 travellers. Economical rental rates. Comfortable vehicle with good on and off road performance. Good ride height for game viewing. Excellent fuel consumption & reliability. Latest design camping systems.
TOYOTA HILUX CAMPER 4x4 - HilCAM
Ideal for a family of 4 as well as 2 or 4 travellers. Complete camper system – the only complete camper which can accommodate 4 travellers (2 adults and 2 children recommended). Making camping easy without losing 4×4 capabilities.
TOYOTA LAND CRUISER 4x4 - CruC2
Ideal for 2 travellers. Highly respected safari vehicle in Africa, with no electronics and ideal for remote travel. Comfortable and spacious with good on and off road performance. Excellent 4×4 capabilities with front and rear diff locks. Uncompromising reliability.
TOYOTA LAND CRUISER 4x4 - CruC4
Ideal for 4 travellers. Highly respected safari vehicle in Africa, with no electronics and ideal for remote travel. Comfortable and spacious with good on and off road performance. Excellent 4×4 capabilities with front and rear diff locks. Uncompromising reliability.
TOYOTA LAND CRUISER 4x4-CruCAM
Ideal for 2 travellers. The most respected 4×4 safari vehicle in Africa with a user friendly and easy camp setup for the ultimate overland experience. Uncompromising reliability which makes it an excellent choice for remote travel. Unique storage space.
WATCH THE Video
Here is a visual guide to what you can experience while on a 4WD self-drive safari in Botswana.
Credit: Thank you to Alexandre Suplicy who put together this amazing video of their 2017 Botswana 4WD safari from Bushlore 4×4 Adventures.
SUGGESTED BOTSWANA 4X4 ROUTES
BEST OF BOTSWANA
Waterberg Wilderness Reserve
Kharma Rhino Sanctuary
Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Nxai Pan National Park
Moremi Game Reserve – Third Bridge
Khwai Area of Moremi
Chobe National Park
Makgadikgadi Pans – Nata
Tuli Game Reserve
Duration: 15 days
READ ABOUT BOTSWANA
4×4 Self Drive To Botswana – Safety Tips
These Botswana 4×4 safety tips may apply to other countries, especially Namibia, Zimbabwe and Zambia so it’s worth a read if you are planning a 4WD adventure into Africa.
Get 20% Off 4X4 RENTAL
After you booked your 4×4 vehicle, Bushlore Safaris will give you 20% back if you tell your friends about your awesome trip, and for every booking we get from your referrals you get a discount.*
So start spreading the word to qualify for this special discount!
* This promotion and discount applies to booked Bushlore clients only. This offer is valid for new bookings during the months of November, January, February and March.
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