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remote but worth it.

40kms drive on dirt but quite exceptional bit of history. we ran out of time so only saw the main... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
weemacs
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Murren, Switzerland
Destination of the gods

Although it was a hot August day and the walk was quite tiring, it was well worth it. The rock art... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2017
478christellel
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Drakensberg
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An important rock art site in the western Kalahari.
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Near Sepupa | Northwest Botswana, Shakawe, Botswana
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Belongs to the area and Botswana history. The road is bumpy and needs slow drives. The guides are well coached and explained a lot, asked all questions very professional. Midcut hiking shoes are needed, sun protection and hat 🧢 are recommended. Lunchtime isn‘t such busy,...More

Thank Carsten L
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

This is a magic place to be. Just the fact of these hills in an otherwise completely flat landscape. The rockpaintings are very impressing. We made a tour around sunset which was really nice, if you have a torch as we did. We climbed the...More

Thank Anthony U
Reviewed August 29, 2018

40kms drive on dirt but quite exceptional bit of history. we ran out of time so only saw the main features but there is lots to do

Thank weemacs
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Tsodilo used to be one of my favorite spots as a child. You had free reign of the entire place. As kids we would climb up and crawl through everything. These days however it's a different story. Camping used to be free, which was great...More

Thank Jon M
Reviewed April 23, 2018

The guided tour along the Rhino path included hundreds of original hand painted pictures of the local African wildlife on the rock faces. Our guide took us up to the upper portion of the Female Hill and pointed out where the ancient locals lived.

1  Thank wwwhip97
Reviewed March 4, 2018

It was hot, very hot, so we didn't do too much of the walking tour and one of the best bits was actually the drive there and seeing all the wildlife and giving lifts to a few locals who couldn't have been more appreciative.

Thank FMFAlentejo
Reviewed February 21, 2018

In the camping at night pierce the wheels.We stood alone, there were no other cars. The territory is fenced, but the place is not safe.

Thank Karin_zam2017
Reviewed October 20, 2017

This World Heritage Site is a sacred place for the San people and the rock art is amazing. We followed the Rhino Trail which is mostly flat with just one small area of rocks to climb over. Anyone would be able to see some of...More

1  Thank ChristineFranklin
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

The Tsodilo Hills is a unique place and a Unesco World Heritage Site. It holds a lot of promise, but I don't think the guides are sufficiently trained to add real value to what could be a very interesting and enjoyable visit. Quite out the...More

1  Thank Bevkel
Reviewed August 21, 2017

Although it was a hot August day and the walk was quite tiring, it was well worth it. The rock art and the colour splendour of the rocks and the mountain was amasing. Our guide was so well informed and patient with us, answering all...More

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Heather G
March 6, 2018|
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Response from ChristineFranklin | Reviewed this property |
We were there in October and had no issues with the road. I am afraid I cannot comment on the present situation.
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August 23, 2015|
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Response from recoilgp | Reviewed this property |
Mmm...good question, I too have my doubts, however the paintings are there. What does make me wonder is that someone also painted pics of penguins and whales.... We were there in high season, and there were no campers, so I... More
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