New Bridge to Link Botswana, Zimbabwe & Zambia

New Bridge to Link Botswana, Zimbabwe & Zambia The new Kazungula Bridge is set to ease tourist traffic among several African countries and is expected to be complete by 2020. The 923-metre-long bridge will link the towns of Kazungula in Zambia, Kasane in Botswana, and Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. The location of the bridge traverses [...]

By |2019-06-24T08:39:32+02:00June 24th, 2019|Regional Update|0 Comments

Helicopter Flights Over the Delta

Helicopter Flights Over the Delta Desert & Delta Safaris announced that they will be offering permanent scenic helicopter flights in partnership with Helicopter Horizons at Camp Okavango and Xugana Island Lodge. These 30-60 minute trips require a minimum of 2 passengers and allow guests to see the Okavango Delta from above. The routes and take-off [...]

By |2019-01-23T09:23:03+02:00January 23rd, 2019|Regional Update|0 Comments

Okavango Delta Camp Joins Natural Selection Portfolio

Okavango Delta Camp Joins Natural Selection Portfolio The Jackal & Hide, previously known as Pangolin Khwai Camp, joined Natural Selection on 01 January 2019. Situated within the Khwai Private Nature Reserve, a 200 000 hectare area of wilderness in the Greater Okavango Delta, Botswana, the camp, offers an intimate tented retreat. Whilst Pangolin Khwai Camp [...]

By |2019-01-23T09:17:23+02:00January 23rd, 2019|Regional Update|0 Comments

Desert & Delta Refurbishment & Ultimate Family Safari Package News

Desert & Delta Refurbishment & Ultimate Family Safari Package News Each year Desert & Delta Safaris (DDS) closes their camps in February for annual maintenance and general up keep. This year they have extended the closure dates of Camp Xakanaxa & Savute Safari Lodge for some exciting refurbishments. Camp Xakanaxa has commenced refurbishment to all [...]

By |2019-07-23T08:40:32+02:00January 9th, 2019|Regional Update|0 Comments

Small Groups at Kwando Safaris Splash Enclave

Small Groups at Kwando Safaris Splash Enclave Small groups with a minimum of 6 adults can book Splash Enclave exclusively. This is ideal for privately guided small groups, or families. Splash Enclave can also accommodate families with children under the age of 6 when booked exclusively. There is one family room with two bedrooms and [...]

By |2018-07-12T12:28:20+02:00July 12th, 2018|Regional Update|0 Comments

Belmond Luxury Lodge Reopens in Chobe National Park

Belmond Luxury Lodge Reopens in Chobe National Park Belmond Savute Elephant Lodge, strategically located in the remote Savute region of Northern Botswana, in the Chobe National Park, reopened this month following a total rebuild and redesign of the public areas and guest rooms. The new lodge features a luxurious spa, a wildlife viewing hide overlooking [...]

By |2018-06-28T13:46:58+02:00June 28th, 2018|Regional Update|0 Comments

Wilderness Safaris Reopens Little Makalolo in Zimbabwe

Wilderness Safaris Reopens Little Makalolo in Zimbabwe Wilderness Safaris’ Little Makalolo, situated on a private concession within Hwange National Park, has reopened following a rebuild of its main guest area due to flooding, and an extensive refurbishment of its six traditional-style safari tents. Little Makalolo’s new look was achieved in a way to ensure that [...]

By |2019-07-23T08:40:33+02:00June 28th, 2018|Regional Update|0 Comments