A Botswana desert safari conjures up mystique and attraction from a bygone area. Early settlers to the Kalahari & Makgadigadi Pans leave rich folklore, and stories abound of the people who have perished here during the driest time of year. Today, safari to the Makgadigadi Pans offer incredible desert safari experiences, and can be easily combined with other Botswana safari attractions.
The Makgadigadi Pans is a large salt pan in the middle of the dry savannah of north-eastern Botswana. Here the pans only fill with water during the November rains and, because of their hard surface, retain the water into April. The thirst land is then transformed into huge sheets of shallow water filled with birdlife and ga… Read More