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Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

Visit Makgadikgadi Pans National Park


Makgadikgadi Pans National Park is an area dominated for much of the year by saltpans. However, when the rains come they bring about one of the most spectacular transformations in Africa. As the pans flood flamingos flock in their thousands, bringing a deluge of colour to this usually barren landscape.

In the wet season the park can offer good wildlife viewing, but the unpredictability of its rains makes it less popular with visitors. Regardless, the expansive saltpans of Makadikagadi are an awesome sight and caught at the right time this is one of the most beautiful and diverse places to visit in Botswana.


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Top itineraries in Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

Makgadikgadi Pans National Park, Botswana

Botswana: Makgadikgadi, Okavango Delta & Chobe Explorer

9-day tailor-made holiday from £5,825 pp incl. flights

Experience the best of Botswana's stunning wildlife on this tailor-made tour. Staying at comfortable and well-located lodges, you'll explore the Makgadikgadi Pans National Park, Okavango Delta and Chobe National Park.

Top places to stay in Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

Jacks Camp, Makgadikgadi Pan

Jack's Camp, Makgadikgadi Pan

Traditional safari lodge

A complete desert experience focusing on species unique to the area such as aardvark, gemsbuck and springbuck, set in an oasis of palm trees

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