Okavango River, Maun

4.7
#1 of 10 in Nature in Botswana
At Okavango River, embark on a boat safari through a huge wetland that boasts one of highest concentrations of wildlife on the continent. During the wet season, strips of flat desert turn into a seasonal swamp, extending nearly 150 km (93 mi) from east to west. Lodges, restaurants, and tented camps line the shores. Watch elephants nibbling on long grass, hippos wading around, crocodiles luring from the riverbanks, and giraffes and zebras parading in the swamps. If you wish to take a closer look at Africa's big cats, combine the boat trip with a land safari. Arrange your visit to Okavango River and discover more family-friendly attractions in Ngamiland East using our Ngamiland East tour itinerary planning tool .
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  • A lot of Hippo's lived there. At night, I was worried because I would come to the side of the camp. It is a thing that a lot of wild animals are abundant.
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  • beautiful boat ride on the Delta. There are many birds of the elephants that bathe, Crocs etc and nature preserved and wild. indispensable
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  • Wonderful to sail down the river. Crocodiles hippos and lots of birds. Beautiful any time of day. A place where the tempo goes down.
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