Hunting in Botswana

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27 hunting trips from 5 outfitters starting from $1,050

27 hunts
$1,050 starting from
34 animals
12118km to the nearest trip

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About hunting in Botswana

For many years, Botswana was known as one of the top dangerous-game hunting countries in southern Africa, with a plethora of elephants, lions, and leopards, as well as a wide variety of plains game inhabiting the country from the scenic Kalahari Desert to the vast Okavango Delta. In 2013, the Ministry of Environment, Wildlife, and Tourism issued a ban on hunting in all government and community lands in Botswana, but fortunately, hunting continues on ranches and other privately owned landholdings. The plains-game hunting in this beautiful country is still excellent, with zebra, bushbuck, eland, gemsbok, impala, kudu, red hartebeest, warthog, wildebeest, and waterbuck among the most sought-after species. Hunting here is conducted in a variety of ways: in a traditional safari vehicle, by poling in a mokoro, the traditional dugout canoe, or by walking ancient paths with native Bushmen. Any way you hunt in Botswana, it remains a magnificent, wildlife-rich country.

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Plains Game 1x1

Plains Game 1x1 Botswana

Botswana is a beautiful country in Southern Africa, bordering from the North: Zambia and the Caprivi Strip in Namibia; the South: South Africa; to the East - Zimbabwe and to the West - Namibia. It is considered to be the safest and most stable African country. The hunting season in Botswana is during the winter months, between March and September. The weather during the season is pleasantly warm, sunny days, with cold evenings. There is normally no or very little rainfall during the hunting season.

Trip duration: 3 - 21 days

Hunting season: 1 Mar 2021 30 Sep 2022

Daily rate fee $1,050 for 3 days, 1 hunter
Buffalo & Plains Game 10 Day Safari

Buffalo & Plains Game 10 Day Safari Botswana

All inclusive Buffalo & Plains Game Safari in Botswana for 1x Hunter and 1x Observer. 10 Days hunting, 2 days traveling. US$ 28,000.00 Includes all daily rates, transfers, government fees and 1x buffalo trophy fee. Additional plains game to be added.

Trip duration: 10 days

Hunting season: 31 May 2021 30 Sep 2021

Package price $28,000 for 10 days, 1 hunter, 1 guest
10 Day Desert Leopard  Safari

10 Day Desert Leopard Safari Botswana

The area is very big so we start early in the morning looking for fresh tracks at waterholes and begin following the tracks. We use the vehicle to cover ground in search of the animal we want to hunt. Once sighted the hunt will commence. All hunts are walk and stalk in easy to walk conditions. Please note government fees may be increased without notice, the outfitter will not be held responsible for any such increase.

Trip duration: 10 days

Hunting season: 1 Feb 2021 30 Nov 2021

Price from $39,000 for 10 days, 1 hunter

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