Start your Kasane Self Drive 4×4 Vacation
Kasane, Botswana is like nothing you have ever seen before. The perfect combination between amazing wildlife and pure peace and quiet.
Our Recommended 4×4 Vehicles for Kasane
Toyota Hilux 2.4TD 4×4 Camp
A reliable and capable 4×4 vehicle that offers excellent fuel consumption and good off road performance. Good ride height ideal for game viewing. Equiiped with a roof top tent.
Toyota Landcruiser 79 S/W 4×4 Camp
The Toyota Landcruiser is a very robust, reliable and exceptionally capable 4WD vehicle. A highly respected safari vehicle in Africa, with no electronics and ideal for remote area travel.
Ford Ranger Single Cab 4×4 Safari Overlander
This Single Cab Ranger camper seats 2 adults. Perfect for a self-drive safari. It has a powerful diesel engine. It’s a tough pickup truck capable of turning troublesome obstacles into an exciting adventure.
Ford Ranger D/Cab 4×4 Bushcamper
Superbly compact 4×4 camper suitable for up to 4 adults. Fully equipped with camping equipment. This is the vehicle you want on your African 4×4 adventure.
Often used as a gateway into Botswana’s Chobe National Park, Kasane is also the administrative hub of Chobe. Kasane is located to close to Africa’s ‘Four Corners’, where four countries almost meet – Botswana, Namibia, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Renting a 4×4 in Kasane will ensure you get to really traverse through every inch of terrain you desire.
Best Time to Visit
Kasane is best visited during the months of May to September. This is generally the best time to visit Botswana’s main attractions such as the Okavango Delta, the Chobe National Park or the Moremi Game Reserve. This period is the dry season, which means the wildlife will gather around water resources, which provides excellent game viewing opportunities for travellers planning a Botswana 4×4 vacation. Renting a 4×4 with Drive South Africa is an excellent way explore one of Africa’s best wildlife destinations.Kasane is best visited during the months of May to September. This is generally the best time to visit Botswana’s main attractions such as the Okavango Delta, the Chobe National Park or the Moremi Game Reserve. This period is the dry season, which means the wildlife will gather around water resources, which provides excellent game viewing opportunities for travellers planning a Botswana 4×4 vacation. Renting a 4×4 with Drive South Africa is an excellent way explore one of Africa’s best wildlife destinations.
Where to Stay Kasane
Accomodation Along the Chobe River
There are various accommodation options situated along the banks of the Chobe River to suit every budget 4×4 hire enables you to get to these hotels easily. It will also give you the opportunity to see the wildlife which congregate around the river bank.
In and Around Kasane
Chobe National Park
The Chobe National Park is home to some of the highest concentrations of African elephants in Africa. In fact, these giants often find themselves wandering in Kasane town and the game rangers have to guide them back into the park. Renting a 4×4 will enable you to get up and close to these majestic animals with no hesitation.
A 4×4 allows travellers to enjoy thrilling game sightings from their vehicles when travelling down the Chobe River road, as wildlife will gather in large numbers at the banks of the Chobe River.
Renting a 4×4 in Botswana is the best way to explore the town and it’s surrounding attractions. It also gives you the freedom to explore things at your own pace. You’ll operate your own fully-equipped vehicle, it provides you with flexibility and the excitement of spotting wildlife at your leisure.
How Long Should You Stay in Kasane
Two to three days is a good amount of time to use Kasane as a base to explore the Chobe National Park, and possibly Victoria Falls. 4×4 hire will enable you to stay longer and see more.
What To Pack For Your Trip
It’s best practice to pack for all weather. Make sure you pack a bandana, which provides multiple uses, such as keeping the sun and wind off your neck or wiping away dust from your camera. Warm and cool tops, two pairs of trousers and don’t forget to pack a pair of durable closes shoes.
Renting a 4×4 in Kasane with Drive South Africa?
Renting a 4×4 in Kasane is relatively easy when booking through Drive South Africa. Our knowledgeable consultants are very friendly and will provide you with expert advice if you’re planning a 4×4 safari through Botswana.