Welcome to this friendly relaxing small town! You will feel you have "Stepped Back in Time" Enjoy it! Below describes Kasane with interesting details! Situated on the banks of the Chobe River, Kasane is both the administrative centre of chobe District It also is an important point of embarkation for the nearby Victoria
Falls in Zimbabwe and Livingstone in Zambia, and Namibia’s Caprivi
Kasane is situated a few kilometres from the Chobe River’s confluence with the Zambezi, where the four countries of Botswana, Zambia, Zimbabwe, and Namibia meet. mAt Kazungula, a few kilometres away, there is a ferry crossing between Botswana and Zambia. Kasane Botswana
On the main road that runs along the river, and further inland, there are a number of lodges and guest houses. For travellers wishing to stay and enjoy the park. Some are splendidly situated, with wonderful views of the river and its wildlife.Often visitors opt to have a morning game drive and an afternoon boat cruise, with an afternoon game drive the following day, as this is the time of day when elephants are usually spotted.
Many visitors also tack on a day trip to Victoria Falls, which is about 80 kilometres from Kasane. Kasane now boasts small shopping malls where all basic commodities can be purchased, and arts and crafts shops. While its main attraction is the park that lies a mere 10 kilometres away, there are nevertheless attractions in and around the town.
Getting to Botswana by Air
Sir Seretse Khama International Airport is located 15 km north of Gaborone. It is the main international airport of the capital city of Botswana. It handles regional and international traffic. Most major international airlines from Europe, the United States, Asia and Australia fly to Johannesburg, South Africa, where connecting flights can be booked to Sir Seretse Khama International Airport in Gaborone, or to Maun, Francistown or Kasane The Kasane Airport is located approximately 7 km southeast of the town along the Kasane–Kachikau Road. Air Botswana provides scheduled service between Kasane and Gaborone on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Sundays. Numerous charter flight operators offer flights to other destinations in the vicinity. Due to its location near Chobe National Park the airport is mainly used for tourism.