Sharing The Very Best Of Botswana’s Renowned

Chobe Region

Home of the annual #ThisIsChobe Live Twitter Safari and winner of the 2014 We Are Africa Brand Africa Award, #ThisIsChobe is dedicated to exploring and sharing the very best of Chobe in Northern Botswana. 


Since the inaugural #ThisIsChobe twitter safari in 2014 #ThisIsChobe has become the official tag for sharing updates and travel stories from Chobe. See whats happening in Chobe by following #ThisIsChobe and join the discussion on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. Follow our blog below for updates from ThisIsChobe as well as special features, photographs and stories from the people of Chobe as they highlight what they love most about the region.

#ThisIsChobe Prize Winners Explore Botswana

Jen and John Laceda, our 2016 #ThisIsChobe prize winners from Canada joined us on a 10 night Botswana safari to explore the wonders of the Chobe National Park as well as an extension into the Okavango Delta to discover exactly what it is about Botswana that we rave...

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Chobe Legends – Ishmael Mogamisi

ThisIsChobe team was fortunate to spend time with one of Chobe’s most renowned guides and much loved characters - Ishmael Mogamisi. Born in the beautiful village of Kachikau in the Chobe Enclave, Ishmael is one of Botswana’s most experienced guides – a true Chobe...

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An Afternoon On The Chobe Floodplains

The Chobe Floodplains are some of the most stunning parts of the Chobe Riverfront to explore. Mostly, the road network's of Chobe National Park run parallel to the Chobe River as well as crisscross the inner areas near the riverfront. There are however a few roads...

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#ThisIsChobe 2016 A Resounding Success

A deep breath after a long flight all the way from Europe as professional travel writers, Dan & Audrey, watched a huge herd of elephant wander down to the river from the Chobe Game Lodge deck. A special way to start an incredible jam packed week that culminated in...

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Botswana has been rated by Lonely Planet as top travel destination for 2016 and one of the most visited spots within the country is the Chobe National Park – one of Africa’s greatest safari travel destinations. Established in 1967, the park is home to a rich diversity of wildlife including the highest concentration of elephant in Africa and a variety of unique ecosystems within the park’s 11,700 square kilometer unfenced boundary. The Chobe River forms its northern boundary with four distinct geographical areas in the park: the Chobe Riverfront, the pans, Savute and part of the Linyanti.

With a network of daily flights into Kasane, Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe) and Livingstone (Zambia) together with a well maintained road network for self drivers, Chobe is the ideal Botswana destination to include in your visit to Southern Africa. The region also offers a variety of accommodation options to suit all travelers from budget friendly lodges and remote campsites to luxurious, all inclusive safari lodges, all set within key locations offering you the ideal base from which to experience the very best of Chobe.

Apart from an exceptional safari, the Chobe region offers travelers the rare opportunity to visit local communities in the Chobe Enclave as well as enjoy guided tours through the town of Kasane and Kazangula to experience daily living in Botswana, meet our people and gain insight into our fascinating culture. Having gained independence in 1966 (We celebrate 50 years of Independence on the 30 September 2016) Botswana has one of the most stable economies in Africa and a fascinating story to tell.

Baby baboon hiding underneath the protection of mama

Botswana Safari
Exploring the #ChobeRiver on a safari river cruise! Its what makes a Chobe Safari truly unique! #ThisIsChobe… https://t.co/lUJ4iOTVsb
Exploring the #ChobeRiver on a safari river cruise! Its what makes a Chobe Safari truly unique! #ThisIsChobe… https://t.co/lUJ4iOTVsb
Cheers to another amazing week in Africa!
#Chobe #ThisIsChobe © Grant Atkinson https://t.co/hSCgkOsxC9
Cheers to another amazing week in Africa!
#Chobe #ThisIsChobe © Grant Atkinson https://t.co/hSCgkOsxC9
Tomorrow the world celebrates #earthhour! Will you join in by powering off for an hour? This year's focus is #changeclimatechange. For more information visit https://www.earthhour.org and plan a special event wherever you may be as we shift our focus on ...
Pretty much how I feel today...This handsome sub-adult Lion knows the art of the chill! Happy Friday!
Savute | Botswana
Moving out and making waves!
A hippo in Botswana
December 2014
Feast your eyes on this sunset world!! #Chobe at its finest - Its scene’s like this that remind us why we live here! #Sunset #ThisIsChobe https://t.co/m0OXvTd1wM
When she shouts you flinch, no matter how big and dominant you are! Great clip from @GhohaHills #ThisIsChobe https://t.co/lWp2jAGd1b
Beautiful Chobe showing off at sunset overlooking the Chobe floodplains! Its moments like these captured by @mytiezparadis that remind us what we love so much about this special piece of African paradise! Nicely done Mytie!
#thisischobe #sunset #landscape #africasunset #ilovebotswana ...
Spectacular sighting worthy of a #thisischobe #regram! Thanks for sharing Chloe! Close call! Read all about her sighting in the comments below!
Buffalos return for revenge after Chobe floodplains lion pride successfully took down one of the weaker members of ...
Very cool webcam action happening on the eastern floodplain at @chobegamelodge , follow the link to watch it yourself! #ThisIsChobe https://t.co/52ryPjJlkG

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