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Central Kalahari lies in the heart of Botswana, a place of wide open spaces, a sea of sand and aridness offering an unexpected wealth of wildlife and astounding landscapes waiting to be explored and discovered.
Undoubtedly the main attraction of Central Kalahari is the wilderness atmosphere and the intense solitude it possesses, yet the glistering baked sand conceals an unbelievable diversity of plant and animal life which have managed to adapt to the harsh conditions. Central Kalahari is a treasure chest of surprises, from the remoteness over flat plains to a Garden of Eden that unfolds after a rainy period; the region is always a rewarding journey.
Under the scorching sun surrounded by the haunting beauty, Central Kalahari is the last refuge of the traditional Bushmen, San people. Living conditions is much closer to the Stone Age rather than a modern era and this fascinating people still hunt and forage for food just as their ancestors. Overnight in splendid safari lodges and camps, or spend a night in a traditional hut in a cultural village which is an unforgettable experience.
Encounter marvellous day and night game viewing by 4x4 vehicles, feel the excitement of being close to the game, or take to the bush on foot with experienced Bushmen guides who share their knowledge of the fauna and flora. Horseback safaris and quad-biking is another splendid way to explore the area and to track wildlife. The Central Kalahari Game Reserve is home to a spectacular array of game and bird life and is a photographer and nature lovers’ dream come true. Relish the silence which is only broken by the huge stampeding migrating herds disappearing into the folds of the fossilised dune ridges chasing the rain and fresh grazing. Central Kalahari is an extraordinary revelation which every soul deserves to be part of at least once in their lifetime.