DumaTau Camp

Luxurious DumaTau Camp sits on the banks of a scenic lagoon, which forms part of an important elephant corridor in the private Linyanti Wildlife Reserve.

On the banks of a scenic lagoon, luxurious DumaTau Camp is sited on an important elephant corridor in the private Linyanti Wildlife Reserve. The entire property is shaded under canvas and elevated on stilts so guests are afforded panoramic views of wildlife-rich, watery landscapes that characterise the Linyanti’s terrain.

The 10 ensuite tents are DumaTau are incredibly spacious, with sliding doors and large windows so guests can watch lions and critically endangered African wild dog hunting on the plains. Elephants are also a very common sight, as this property sits near the western boundary of Chobe National Park.    

DumaTau Camp’s comfortable barge and motorboat let you closely observe huge elephant herds bathing and drinking at the edge of the Linyanti River. Game drives in the morning, afternoon and night reveal the diversity of species that inhabit the Linyanti Wildlife Reserve. If you’d like to uncover the many smaller creatures of the African bush, don’t miss a guided nature walk.

Other activity options at DumaTau Camp include incredible bird-watching – a hide provides a perfect vantage point, sleepouts on platform above the Zibalianja Lagoon and catch-and-release fishing.

Location

How to get to DumaTau Camp

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

Activities at DumaTau Camp

  • Game drives morning, evening and night
  • Barge or motorboat river cruises
  • Guided nature walks
  • Sleepouts under the stars
  • Catch-and-release fishing

*Some activities are available at extra cost.

DumaTau Camp Highlights

  • A luxury tented camp located in a wildlife-rich private reserve
  • Set on an ancient elephant migration corridor
  • Rich in rare large predators such as lion, African wild dog and hyena
  • Incredible birdlife, with a hide for photography and sleepouts
  • A wonderful array of activities from boat cruises to night safaris

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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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