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Beautiful place but tour was poor

The Tsodilo Hills is a unique place and a Unesco World Heritage Site. It holds a lot of promise... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Bevkel
,
Durban
via mobile
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 21 August 2017
478christellel
,
Drakensberg
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An important rock art site in the western Kalahari.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
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Near Sepupa | Northwest Botswana, Shakawe, Botswana
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Reviewed 6 September 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 21 August 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

Thank 478christellel
Reviewed 24 April 2017

A very special place. Very different of the rest of the Okavango region. Well worth a visit. The guide was pleasant and informative. Without him we would have missed most of the art. Road not great.

1  Thank Archie E
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Amazing place! So much history and so beautiful at the same time. The paintings are incredible. Our guide Alec was very knowledgeable and told us many interesting stories about the hills, Sun people etc. We really enjoyed our afternoon there. Really worth to visit.

Thank Paulina_Bali
Reviewed 13 February 2017

In the lonely planet tjhey tellyou that this place is very special and a must see. And that this holy place for the San can be visited for free. The last is no longer true. We arrived over a quite well kept gravel road and...More

2  Thank brokgoud
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We booked 7 days camping at Tsodilo Hills Community campsite as all other sites were fully booked. The plan was to use this as a base camp from where we can explore the upper Western part of Botswana. They charged a ridiculous price of 140...More

Thank Johan L
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful place with loads of history. Day fees are P50. Have to get a guide also to walk the rhino trial with you! Beautiful caves and bush/woods!

1  Thank Sal0mien
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The hills are beautiful their location spectacular. We were told 3 times the access road to the national park was good for 2 wheel drive which it was on the 25th dec when it was dry. light rain in the morning apparently when we went...More

1  Thank friedchickenandchips
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Very interesting landscape. Amazing amount of rock art. Be prepared for some strenous walking. I advise hiring a knowledgable guide.

2  Thank weinweber
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Went with a guide from our lodge but needed to go with a local guide assigned there.....he was a San Bushman having grown up on the mt. He offered a great tour and interpretation of the paintings. So glad we went.

4  Thank tornillo2015
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meanderstravels
23 August 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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