Botswana Attractions :St.Claire Lion Park | Mokolode Nature reserve | Kgale Hill

Botswana Safari Attractions


Situated 14 kilometres from the country’s capital Gaborone, St Claire is on an open woodland on Lobatse road. Most famous for its lions, the park is ideal for picnics and camping. Therein lies a bar and restaurant, horse trails, children’s play ground and 3 dams. St.Claire lion’s park is a feeding ground for vultures and is open daily but the restaurant and bar are closed on Mondays.


Locate 10 kilometres south west of Gaborone, Mokolode reserve is seated on 3.000 hectares of land. Game viewable at the reserve include: The white rhino, cheetah, giraffe, zebra, elephant and leopard. Visitors can walk through the reserve accompanied by elephants since the animals are not scared of the human species. This gives the visitor time to meticulously observe the reserve and the game within. The park is complete with accommodation, restaurants, 4×4 tracks and evening game reserves.


Kgale hill covers most of Gaborone on the western edge and offers a pleasant climb and breath taking view of the city and dam. There are 3 well defined routes to Kgale hill from the city all less than an hour. The hill is home to baboons, a pair of black eagles and there have been morning sightings of leopards.