Makgadikgadi Pans National Park, Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

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Largely uninhibited and roughly the size of Portugal, Makgadikgadi Pans National Park remains waterless for much of the year. With sufficient rainfall, the 12,000 sq km (4, 6333 sq mi) flat stretch of land turns into a grassy plain, attracting wildebeest, zebras, flamingos by the thousands, and many more animals you can spot on a guided tour through the area. Before you head to Makgadikgadi Pans National Park, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Makgadikgadi Pans National Park trip planner , to make sure you see all that Makgadikgadi Pans National Park has to offer, including Makgadikgadi Pans National Park.
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  • Take a guided tour, you could become disorientated at night, ride onto the middle of the Pan and set up to watch the sun go down. Late afternoon, prepared with, dry, white wine some carpccio and as th...  more »
  • That was one of the most exciting stories that I've ever done. We stayed only on mattresses. A real mystical night under a clear starry sky a great tip from evening sun Africa.
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  • We were not so enthusiastic because we have experienced different salt pans though-out the world. Best to visit these salt pans in the dry season. In the wetter periods the pans are not drive-able (no...  more »
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  • Fascinating place in Motopi. I actually enjoy my life of living in a tent hahaha
  • Beautiful scenery, visit the hippo pool to view one of Africa's mysterious beasts (hippopotamus) and the African elephant. Visit in the summer and be captivated by the migrating zebras
  • Unfortunately I didnt have the opportunity to explore various places of the National Park. nonetheless, was exposed to the breathtaking scenery of the flooding Boteti River on the north western area of the park. After being dry for almost a decade, This river flows this far down and meandering through the Kalahari introducing a heaven for bird watchers as it becomes a paradise with a variety of bird species including the pinky flamingoes. The greenery is an endless expanse as if the turfs of all the FIFA World Cup stadiums have been stitched together by a master seamstress
  • Great place and many elephants to see and wild life
  • It's different experience when I'm there it's look like a sea with full of water
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