Highly Rated Botswana Safari Guides

Combine stellar experience and track records with sound and recognized guiding qualifications and you get a list of guides below that are the best in their field.

And that can be very useful to you if you're planning a wildlife trip to this part of Africa because the guide plays such a vital role in the success of your journey.

Click on the guides picture to get a detailed biography of their career to date and find out more about them.

To obtain a precise, no obligation quote for a particular guide from the company they work for or own, make your request here...

The rate indications below are in US Dollars and exclude international and inter-Africa airfares but include accommodation, food, activities and guiding.

  • Rates: = BUDGET & STANDARD Less than $300 pppn*
  • Rates: = LUXURY: From $300 to $450 pppn*
  • Rates: = ULTRA LUXURY: From $450 to $600 pppn*
  • Rates: = OUT OF THIS WORLD: Higher than $600 pppn*

(*pppn = per person per night spent on safari)

Botswana horse safari guide 1

Horseback

Rates: $$$$
Botswana horse safari guide 2

Horseback

Rates: $$$
Botswana horse safari guide 3

Horseback

Rates: $$$$
Qualification

Botswana Safari Guide Qualifications

The Botswana Qualifications Authority (BQA) is the official organization that accredits training providers to offer nature guide training skills programmes.

The BQA Level 2 Nature Guide (NQF2) is the entry level qualification for guides wanting to start a career in guiding in Botswana, formerly known as a professional guide license.

So to qualify for the Botswana Top Safari Guides list, guides need a BQA Level 2 Nature Guide (NQF2) or professional guide license qualification plus a minimum of eight (8) years experience.