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Makgadikgadi Pans

Makgadikgadi Pans National Park (NP) is one of the largest salt pans in the world, a stunning area of almost 11,600 square miles in Botswana, southern Africa.  Makgadikgadi is technically not a single pan, but … Read more

Moremi Game Reserve

Moremi Game Reserve (GR) is a beautiful protected area in Northern Botswana and at 1,900 square miles, it covers almost 25% of the Okavango Delta.  The reserve is renowned for its spectacular game drives, landscapes, … Read more

Chobe National Park

Chobe National Park (NP) is Botswana’s first national park and its third-largest protected area at 4,517 square miles. Named after the Chobe River, forming the border with Namibia’s Caprivi Strip, Chobe is famous for its … Read more

Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park

The Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park (TP) is a 14,672 square mile wildlife and nature conservation area in Botswana, southern Africa and is famous for its predator species including the black-maned lion, hyena, bat-eared fox, leopard, gemsbok … Read more

Selinda Game Reserve

The private Selinda reserve aka Selinda Camp is a 130,000 hectare game reserve (GR) in the north of Botswana, often featured in the National Geographic due to its large elephant herds, African wild dogs, beautiful … Read more

Linyanti Concession

The Linyanti Concession in the north-east of Botswana covers 120,000 hectares of pristine wilderness and is home to four of the big five (no rhino) to the river with several lagoons , marshes, papyrus swamps … Read more

Savuti Channel

The Savuti Channel is a place of enchantment and beauty in northern Botswana covering 1,930 square miles in the south west of Chobe NP, some 135 miles north of Maun.  Savuti (also spelt “Savute”) is … Read more

Nxai Pan National Park

Nxai Pan National Park (NP) is a 995 square mile park located 110 miles from Maun in the north-east of Botswana. The park is made up of the Nxai Pan, one of the Makgadikgadi Pans … Read more

Khutse Game Reserve

The Khutse Game Reserve is the Kalahari’s most compact public reserve at 965 square miles and an extension of the southern boundary of the Central Kalahari Game Reserve.  It is one of the lesser known … Read more

Northern Tuli Game Reserve

The Northern Tuli Game Reserve (GR) is situated on 72,000 hectares of land in the Tuli Block of eastern Botswana, some 335 miles northeast of the capital Gaborone in southern Africa.  The reserve incorporates several … Read more

Mokolodi Nature Reserve

Founded in 1994 by The Mokolodi Wildlife Foundation, it is situated on 12 square miles of donated land in south-east Botswana, a mere 14 miles from the capital Gaborone.   Mokolodi is renowned for extensive wildlife … Read more

Mashatu Game Reserve

Part of the Northern Tuli Game Reserve and 330 miles/7.5 hours drive from Gaborone, Mashatu is one of the largest private reserves in southern Africa and home to unparalleled viewings of elephants, African wild dogs … Read more

Central Kalahari Game Reserve

Established in 1961, this game reserve in central Botswana, about 5 hours south of Maun is an extensive and remote park in the Kalahari Desert of Botswana and home to many rhinos, black-maned lions and … Read more

Okavango Delta

The Okavango Delta in northwestern Botswana is a permanent marshland and seasonally flooded wetland and home to over 200,000 large mammal species, located 90 minutes by plane from the capital Gaborone.  The delta doubles in … Read more

Khama Rhino Sanctuary

Established in 1992 by the Khama Rhino Sanctuary Trust, this park in Eastern Botswana, some 4.5 hours from Gaborone, is a community based wildlife project that helps save and protect both white and black rhinos, … Read more