Activities

Village Tour Walking (1½ hours)

On this walking tour, you will be taken for a guided walk around the village, where you will learn about the vast history and intriquite details of Gweta Village. The tour includes visiting the primary school where you will get to meet and greet some local children and experience there way of life. You will also get to visit the traditional witch doctor and meet families who weave and sell traditional baskets, where they welcome you into their home to learn about their family life.

Includes:
Excludes: Refreshments
Cost: BWP 150.00

Makgadikgadi National Park Full Day Trip

The Makgadikgadi Pan, a salt pan situated in the middle of the dry savanna of north-eastern Botswana, is one of the largest salt flats in the world

Includes: Packed Breakfast & Lunch
Excludes: Refreshments
Cost: BWP 1850.00

Nxai Pan National Park Full Day Trip

Nxaisini Pan is a small pan about 15km away with a natural spring that supplies the resident animals such as elephant. Guests depart Gweta Lodge at 16h30 and travel in an open game vehicle to Nxaisini pan where they will sit amidst the wild and enjoy sundowner snacks while observing the amazing scenery. Usually elephants are seen meandering their way down to the watering hole to quench their thirst, while the sun sets behind the old, graceful baobab. Guests return to Gweta Lodge at about 19h00 to shower and freshen up before dinner is served.

Includes: Packed Breakfast & Lunch
Excludes: Refreshments
Cost: BWP 1850.00

Baobab Forest Sun Downers

On this activity, you will be driven in an open game vehicle to a collection of Baobabs where you receive a guided walk around the Baobabs, allowing you to learn all about the Vast history of these majestic trees. After this, you will receive an outdoor picnic which includes snacks and wine, where you can watch the sunset in the most beautiful and surreal way.

Excludes: Refreshments
Cost: BWP 250.00

Cultural Baobab Excursion (3-4 hours)

Guests depart Gweta Lodge mid morning with a full cooler box and light lunch in tow. The first stop is Bailey’s Cattle Post and Pan before heading on to Green’s Baobab which is situated about 20km away. The third stop is Chapman’s Baobab where light snacks will be served. Both of these baobabs are very popular among tourists as they have so much heritage and background. Once everyone has finished taking in their surroundings, the guide will return them to Gweta Lodge

Includes: Light Snacks
Excludes: Refreshments
Cost: BWP 850.00

Ntwetwe Pan Full Day Trip & Meerkat Visit (5-6 hours)

Departure 0600 return around 1530

On this activity, you will be driven and guided to the colony of playful Meerkats where you can sit with them and observe there mischief behaviour. You will then head to Ntwetwe Pan where you can take in the vast surroundings and beautiful views. After which you will visit the natural sweet water spring, chapmans baobab and greens baobab, where you can learn about these trees and receive a nice hearty lunch before heading back to the lodge.

 

Includes: Lunch
Excludes: Refreshments
Cost: BWP 1150.00

Ntwetwe Pan Half Day Trip & Meerkat Visit (3 hours)

Morning trip: departure 0600 return 1000
Afternoon trip: departure 1430 return 1900
(The times may vary due to seasons, also we can incorporate the quadbikes if need be)

On this activity, you will be guided and driven to the colony of delightful meerkats which takes approx 1h20m. On route you will stop at a baobab tree where you can walk around and learn about these majestic trees. After the Meerkats you will head onto the Ntwetwe Pan where you can take in the vast surroundings, before heading back to the lodge for an ice cold drink.

Includes:
Excludes: Refreshments; Lunch; quad biking
Cost: BWP 750.00

Ntwetwe Pan Overnight Adventure & Meerkat Visit

Departure 1530

On this activity, you will be driven and guided to the camp which is already set up for you. You will be served a 2 course meal to your liking, where you can then explore the area and get a feel for the great vastness of the Salt Pans. You will stay on the Pans overnight with a bed under the stars, listening to the crackling fire and African bush. In the morning you will receive breakfast with tea or coffee where you will set off early to visit the Meerkats, then head back to the lodge for 0900.

Ntwetwe Pan overnight adventure includes Meerkat visit with quad bikes –

Exactly the same as above instead you pick up the bikes at the edge of the Pan and ride into camp for sunset.

Nxai Pan and Makgadikgadi national park full day with lunch –

Departure as early as possible, depending on season.

On this activity you will be driven and guided in one of our open vehicles in the hope of seeing as much of the natural wildlife as possible. We stop for a lunch break and enjoy a delicious meal in the African bush.

Includes: Dinner; Breakfast, basic toilet facilities, bed rolls, Lunch, Refreshments, Quad Bikes
Cost: BWP 1 600.00