Stats and Helpful Info

The following are some stats as well as some info that might be helpful to future travelers:


(Please note that the prices are relevant at the time that we traveled and should  therefore be adjusted. The cost of the accommodation does not include some “freebies” like staying at friends or bushcamping, and the amount reflected is per couple per night)


Country :                  Botswana


Dates:                        14th April to 17th April 2008


Exchange rate:       1 Pula = R1.20


Number of Nights:             4


Distance traveled: 1854 kms


Average distance per day: 463 km


Cost of Diesel:        R9.00 per litre


Average fuel consumption: 7 kms per litre


Diesel used:                        264 litres


Worst Road/s:         Road to the Delta from Maun


Best Road/s:           All major Roads


Favourite new destination:Okavango Delta


Average cost of accommodation:R452


Number of Bushcamps:   1 night


Cheapest Acommodation:Camping at Audi Camp at R330 per site per night


Most enjoyable: Nata Lodge between Francistown and Maun