The union of the Okavango River and the Kalahari Desert results in the Okavango Delta – a large inland delta that has formed many salt islands and scenic lagoons.
Botswana is widely recognized as one of the top safari destinations in Africa. Boasting a large and unique wildlife collection, landscapes dominated by the Kalahari Desert and adorned by the semi-forested wetlands of the Okavango Delta.
Wildlife, Birding and Fishing
During your stay in the Okavango Delta, be sure to participate in the game viewing activities that will lead you to unexpected sightings of some of the permanent and seasonal animals and 400 bird species. During the dry season, the delta provides one of the only water sources in the region and attracts impressive concentrations of wildlife. The Delta is also home to 71 recorded fish species including Tigerfish and Tilapia – ensuring a good day of catch-and-release fishing.Fishing from Ngwesi Houseboat. Okavango
During your stay in the Okavango Delta, be sure to participate in the game viewing activities that will lead you to unexpected sightings of some of the permanent and seasonal animals and 400 bird species. The Delta is also home to 71 recorded fish species including Tigerfish and Tilapia – ensuring a good day of catch-and-release fishing.
Whether you're a seasoned traveller or a first-time explorer, game viewing in Africa is sure to keep your adrenaline pumping. On a game drive or a guided walking safari, you might come across Elephant, Buffalo, Giraffe, Nile Crocodile, Rhino, Zebra, a variety of antelope and predators such as Lion, Leopard, Cheetah and Hyena.
Okavango Delta Safari Package HolidaysElephant-back Safari from Abu Camp
A safari package is a good option for those wanting to make the most of their time in Botswana. Be guided through a non-stop adventure in Botswana without the stress of planning it yourself. Experience the best of both worlds as you visit the Okavango Delta and Moremi Game Reserve for an all-encompassing safari in Botswana.
Moremi Game Reserve in the Okavango DeltaSundowners at Xugana Island
To complement your Botswana safari in the Okavango Delta, visit the Moremi Game Reserve in the eastern part of the delta. Bordered by the Chobe National Park, Moremi is a wildlife lover's paradise. Chief's Island, the largest island, is centred in the Moremi Game Reserve and safari-goers can enjoy exclusive safari accommodation at one of the island's lodges.
Safari Lodges in Moremi Game ReserveBreakfast with a View at Camp Moremi
Stay at one of the safari lodges in the Moremi Game Reserve and enjoy friendly service, scrumptious bush cuisine and enthralling game viewing ventures. Sharing some of the Okavango's great animal, bird and fish species, a safari in Moremi consists of game drives in specialized 4x4 vehicles, walking safaris guided by trained rangers and mokoro (a traditional dug-out canoe) safaris.
In an area of unique vegetation, Moremi is adorned by mopane woodland, acacia forests, floodplains and numerous lagoons. For those travelling alone, as a couple, as a family or a group of friends, the selection of safari packages available is sure to appeal to your specific desires. Enjoy a self-drive with a group of friends, get lost in the wonder of the delta with your loved one, or opt for air transfers to make travelling less tiresome for your children.