Race for Rhinos

Date: 
28 Jun 2017 to 02 Jul 2017
Venue : 
Makgadikgadi Pans
Organiser: 
Botswana Tourism Organization in collaboration with Botswana Ash (Pty) Ltd and Matsieng Flying Club

The Race-for-Rhinos (R4R) is an event organized by Botswana Tourism Organisation (BTO) in collaboration with Botswana Ash (Pty) Ltd and The Matsieng Flying Club. This event is geared to promoting the aviation tourism with about 100 light aircraft expected to participate, taking off and landing directly on the hardened salt plains next to Sua Pan. The event takes place between June and July in Sua Pan, approximately 20 (twenty) kilometres from Sowa Town.

Tourist Reviews

Fauluos Makgadikgadi Pans
This was our first stop on a safari trip to Botswana and to be honest we had not expected big things from this camp. How wrong we were, the accommodation, staff and food were all excellent and we were made to feel very much at home. As with many...

Travel Info

What to Bring/Wear

What to Bring

Binoculars, torch, insect repellent, lip salve, sunscreen, sunglasses. Cosmetics, medications, and cigarettes are all available in the major towns, but if specific brand names are needed, it is best to bri