Botswana and Namibia tours are the best ways to explore the great desert landscapes. The country is a land of contrasts; it is a place where different cultures mingle and interact in a harmony that is rare to find anywhere on earth. The country is a popular safari destination because of the variety of wildlife that can be found in the national parks and sanctuaries around the country. In addition, the diverse plant and animal life are truly a sight to behold. One cannot visit Botswana without visiting the Gaboroe Game reserve which is one of the most popular game reserves in Africa.
A Botswana tour can be very appealing because it offers some of the best wildlife in Africa. The Okavango Delta is the largest inland delta in the world; it is a must visit tourist attraction. While on your Botswana and Namibia tours, you can visit the delta and see all its wonders; it is like no other. You can also do some shopping here as well. If you have an interest in history and culture, then you can go on a museum trip to the country’s capital, Blantina and experience the colourful past of this African country.
The city of Blantina is home to the world famous Victoria Falls; it attracts millions of visitors every year. This tourist attraction is believed to be the largest natural waterfall in the world. To experience the Falls, you need to travel by air; there are no airplanes available in Botswana or Namibia. Instead, you can go by road, and the best way to travel is with a guide. Most visitors to the Falls take the advantage of a local taxi service.
When you visit the city, you will need to make the most of your time; there are no nightlife venues in Blantina. The city is also safe for women, and you can expect to see a variety of both men and women playing sports. For those interested in art and culture, museums and craft shops are plentiful. The city is also a great place to visit if you are looking for adventure activities like white water rafting and horseback riding.
The town of Maun among Botswana’s major cities is one of the oldest continuously running towns in the country. Tourists from all over the world visit Maun; the city is considered to be the centre of Botswana’s tourism industry. Most tour guides offering Botswana and Namibia tours offer this as their main attractions.
The city is also a station for the country’s transport system; there are two airports in the city. The major airport in addition to Maun is the Livingstone International Airport. The Livingstone airport offers direct flights to Namibia, Egypt, South Africa and Canada. Many tourists who opt for Botswana and Namibia tours also opt for planes that fly directly to the city from Livingstone.
The city is a safe place to visit; however, it should be noted that there are some risks involved in travel to Botswana and Namibia. Namibia has a high crime rate with organized crime, street crime and poaching being some of its major problems. The tourism industry in Namibia is relatively new and there is some risk involved in making the right choices. Tourists should also be aware that diamonds are very hard to get and in large quantities, which can be risky. Tourists are recommended to use physical security to prevent their valuables from becoming stolen.
The city is home to both humans and wild animals; there are around 1500 different species of wildlife in the city. This makes it a great place for nature lovers and botanists to visit. There are around one hundred and twenty hotels in the city and the prices are affordable for most people. The city has a lot to offer people from all walks of life. It is recommended that people travel with a guide because the city does not have a lot of walking paths.