Overlooking a permanent lagoon in the heart of the Okavango Delta, this traditional island camp is the perfect place to explore by mokoro (dugout canoe) and get close to wildlife.
The camp offers nine large luxury en suite safari tents, with shower and flush toilet, and the dining area, lounge and bar can be found in a separate thatched building.
Activities include game drives by day and at night, mokoro excursions, boat cruises and walking safaris, and hippo regularly gather and frolic in the camp's permanent lagoon. The camp is located in the headwaters of the Xudum river system beside Moremi Game Reserve, where you can see a great array of wildlife, however Pom Pom is particularly known for its excellent birdwatching. In the maze of channels, pied kingfisher and African jacana are common, but countless other birds flourish here; giant eagle owls are resident in the camp and a rare and elusive Pel’s fishing owl is regularly sighted.
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Flying from camp to camp is one of the most exciting ways to experience Botswana’s stunning wilderness. From the rich vistas of Savuti-Linyanti, to the stunningly beautiful Moremi Game Reserve and the renowned Okavango Delta, this trip includes safaris by vehicle, on foot and by mokoro (canoe).
When to go: Jan-Dec
Duration inc. flights: 11 days
Price inc. flights: From £5,795 pp
Tailor-made trip idea
In the Green Season the arrival of the summer rains transforms the dry land into verdant pastures dotted with wild flowers. At this time of plenty, there is no shortage of food, so many species choose to bring their young into the world, attracting the unwanted attention of various predators.
When to go: Nov-Mar
Duration inc. flights: 16 days
Price inc. flights: From £7,495 pp
Tailor-made trip idea
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This 1.6 million hectare wildlife paradise is a vast tapestry of crystal clear water channels, lagoons and small islands, and is known for its concentrations of large wildlife and birds. Outings by boat or on land, at day or night, yields fantastic sightings within the private concessions of exclusive accommodation.
Where: Northern Botswana
Ideal for viewing: hippo, Nile crocodile, red lechwe, sitatunga, tsessebe
Excellent for: Walking safaris, Vehicle safaris, River safaris, Birdwatching