8 of the best safari destinations in Africa Serengeti National Park, Tanzania. ... Kidepo Valley National Park, Uganda. ... Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe. ... Samburu National Reserve, Kenya. ... Kalahari Desert, Botswana. ... South Luangwa National Park and Kafue National Park, Zambia. ...Is Botswana a part of South Africa?
Botswana is a landlocked country in Southern Africa located north of South Africa. The country is sparsely populated because up to 70% of the country is covered by the Kalahari Desert. Botswana's population of only 2 million people is concentrated in the eastern part of the country.