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Botswana Safari Luggage Guidelines

Depending on what your safari comprises of, there are different weight restrictions. Please take careful
note of this information when planning your holiday to Botswana.

Tented Safaris - General Weight Guidelines for Camping Safaris

Standard dome tent - Luggage must be restricted to 15kg per person in soft bags.
En- suite Dome tent - Luggage must be restricted to 20kg per person in soft bags.
En-suite Meru tent - Luggage must be restricted to 30kg per person, preferably in soft bags.

Boating Safaris - General Weight Guidelines for Tented Boating Safaris

Standard dome tent - Luggage must be restricted to 10kg per person in soft bags.
En-suite dome tent - Luggage must be restricted to 15kg per person in soft bags.
En-suite Meru tent - Luggage must be restricted to 15kg per person in soft bags.
Fully catered Mokoro trips - Luggage must be restricted to 10kg per person in soft bags.

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Charter flights between camps

A 20kg luggage limit applicable to the charter flights between camps total weight for both luggage
and hand luggage/camera equipment The bags which guests can bring have to be small, flexible and
soft-sided. As pictured. Unfortunately, large suitcases and rigid, inflexible luggage cannot be
transported in the aircraft. Luggage with “pull along” handle frames and wheels are NOT flexible
soft bags and do not fit into the aircraft. These include bags which have soft sides but have a solid or
rigid “wheely” frame within the base of the bag. Maximum luggage size is 25cm (10 inches) wide x
30cm (12 inches) high x 62cm (24 inches)

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