Kanana

Kanana is an outstanding safari camp nestled within a rich mosaic of habitats in a private concession located southwest of the Okavango Delta.

This outstanding camp nestles in a private concession located southwest of the Okavango Delta. Surrounded by a rich mosaic of habitats ranging from woodland to palm-dotted islands, Kanana offers a wealth of safari experiences that depend on the water levels in the region with guests able to enjoy the spectacle of floodwaters rising around the camp at certain times of year.

Go on open vehicle game drives morning, afternoon and night to uncover the Okavango Delta’s diversity of wildlife. Explore the area on foot accompanied by an expert guide, cruise crystal-clear waterways by motorboat or better yet, by glass-bottomed mokoro (dugout canoe). Birding is especially noteworthy at Kanana, with camp guests afforded exclusive access to one of Southern Africa’s largest heronries. There is also a special deck here where you can sleep out under the stars.

Accommodation at Kanana is provided in 7 tented suites, one set up specifically for families. All are spaced apart for maximum privacy whilst being a comfortable distance from the shared main areas, where you’ll find a swimming pool, dining room and lounge.

Location

How to get to Kanana

Light aircraft transfers to Kanana can be arranged from Maun, Kasane or selected camps in the Delta.

Activities at Kanana

  • Gameviewing by 4WD vehicle morning, afternoon and night
  • Guided nature walks
  • Mokoro and glass-bottom motorboat excursions
  • Bird-watching
  • Sleepouts

*Some activities are available at extra cost.

Kanana Highlights

  • A superlative safari camp in a pristine section of the Okavango Delta
  • Offering a wealth of land and water-based experiences
  • Exclusive access to a large heronry
  • Featuring a sleepout deck and glass-bottomed mokoros
  • Private guest tents with one suite designed especially for families

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Botswana Overview

What is the best thing to do in Botswana?
Abundant wildlife including big cats, small, ultra-luxurious lodges and diverse landscapes make Botswana one of Africa’s premier safari destinations. Unique activities including exploring the waterways of the Okavango Delta by mokoro (dugout canoe), walking with bushmen in the Kalahari Desert, and exciting 4WD safaris are all possible.

What is the Climate in Botswana?
During the winter months of May-August days are dry and sunny with average temperatures of 25°C. Mornings and evenings can be very cold. Daily averages begin to rise in September and October towards 33-35°C. Temperatures from November-April can be very hot, reaching above 38°C. December to March is when Botswana receives most of its rain.

How do you get to Botswana?
Unfortunately, there are not many direct flights into Botswana. Most travellers fly into Johannesburg in South Africa, the major hub for Southern African Safaris. From there, there are regular flights between Johannesburg and Maun, the Okavango Deltas major access point.

What can I combine Botswana with?
A landlocked country, Botswana is surrounded by a number of other safari destinations. Botswana can easily be combined with Victoria Falls, the stunning sand dunes of Namibia, cosmopolitan Cape Town or even a beautiful beach resort in Mauritius or Mozambique.

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