Botswana Parks and Reserves

The Kalahari is a huge part of Botswana and Botswana has named protected a big portion of this in National Parks. The northwest is the famous Okavango-delta, with the green Moremi Reserve. Just next to Maun you will find the salt pans of Makgadikgadi, Sua (Nata Sanctuary): immensly impressive parks with fantastic wild life. Don't forget to visit the baobabs in Kudiakam Pan, part of Nxai National Park, painted by the British explorer Thomas Baines in the 19th century.


Botswana Parks
Khama Rhino Santuary
Khama Rhino Santuary
Established in 1992, named after Botswana's first president
Khutse Game Reservey
Khutse Game Reservey
Established in 1971, it occupies 2.500 km2 Bakwena tribal land
Makgadikgadi Pans
Makgadikgadi Pans
Considered one of worlds largest salt flats
Moremi Game Reserve
Moremi Game Reserve
Named after Chief Moremi of the Batawana tribe
Nata Sanctuary
Nata Bird Sanctuary
About 230 km2 of which about 55% land surface and 45% salt pan
Nxai Pan National Park
Nxai Pan National Park
Nxai salt pan is part of the larger Makgadikgadi Pans