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2017/02/28

What can you expect from the weather in Botswana during the summer months?

Common KingfisherThe onset of the rains in Southern Africa brings down the temperature a few degrees, but it can still be hot with daytime temperatures exceeding 30 degrees.

In a good rainy season the pans fill up by December and these attract huge numbers of migrant wetland birds. Some nature enthusiasts find this season the most attractive time of the year, enjoying the vitality of the rejuvenated bush.

The Okavango Delta will both surprise and exhilarate your senses. On the top of our list are these two incredible Camps. Read below to find out more.

Camp Xakanaxa

This camp situated on the Okavango Delta is one of our top choices-

pronounced Ka-ka-na-ka- is on the banks of the Khwai River on the Xakanaxa Lagoon, in the heart of the Moremi Game Reserve.
Accommodating twenty-four guests in twelve spacious all-canvas tents, the classic Meru-style luxury safari tents are kitted out with all the essentials to make you feel at comfortable and at ease.

Camp Xakanaxa is one of the few camps in Botswana which still offers the essence of a classic tented camp. Expect a private viewing deck with comfortable loungers.

Camp Okavango

Camp Okavango, a unique and exclusive African safari camp is situated on the remote Nxaragha Island. This hidden treasure, in the heart of the permanent Okavango Delta, assures its guests of an unparalleled year-round water wilderness experience.

Each of the guest suites at Camp Okavango have been built on individual raised wooden platforms and set beneath the thick Okavango Delta vegetation. Your private open-air viewing deck offers beautiful views over the Okavango Delta.

The Half-collared Kingfisher (as seen in the picture) is one of our favourite birds to see along the Chobe, Kwando and Okavango Rivers.

Botswana accommodation

Muchenje Safari Lodge

Muchenje safari lodge is situated in the Chobe National Park and is renowned for its prolific wildlife and huge variety and concentrations of game.

Muchenje prides itself in the variety and quality of safari experiences, allowing you to explore the Chobe and all its wonders.

A huge plus for us is that Muchenje is just a 2 hour drive from the famous Victoria Falls, a world wonder not to be missed!

"Nothing but breathing the air of Africa, and actually walking through it, can communicate the indescribable sensations."
William Burchell