Kanana Camp

Okavango Delta, Botswana

Kanana Camp is an excellent base from where to experience the diversity of species found within the Okavango Delta.

Kanana Camp is situated on the Xudum river within the Pom Pom Concession in the south west of the world famous Okavango Delta. This is a classic safari camp with just eight twin bedded tents evoking a sense of traditional safari travel whilst providing first class comfort and luxury. The concession itself is varied with water activities rich in birdlife and traditional game drives and walks providing an insight into the predators and game of the Okavango Delta.

Accommodation is in well-spaced tents, all offering spectacular views across the waterways of the Okavango Delta. Tents are en suite with large showers complementing the generous proportions of the structures themselves.

The central dining and public areas are built around a tree and provide an excellent space to relax. The camp’s fireplace is sited next to the waters of the Okavango Delta itself and is a perfect place to watch the stars after dinner. The camp has a small secluded swimming pool, ideal for relaxing in the heat of the day.

A recent addition to Kanana Camp is the remote ‘sleep out’ deck. This gives guests the opportunity to enjoy a night under the spectacular blanket of the African sky.

Game activities are enhanced being in a private concession and focus on the magnificent ecosystem of the Okavango Delta taking into account the water level. With an exceptional focus on the guest and their aspirations Kanana Camp’s guides will assist with planning the ideal safari. Typical activities include both morning and afternoon game drives which often extend into the evening allowing sightings of nocturnal animals as well as both motor and mekoro safaris. Walking safaris are often combined with game drives. The concession is home to a seasonal heronry, busy from August and into the summer months. Kanana Camp is an excellent base from where to experience the diversity of species found within the Okavango Delta.

In Outline

Location

Access

Kanana Camp is accessed via light aircraft from Maun International Airport and other camps and lodges in northern Botswana.

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Rates
From USD 495
January, February, March and December
USD 495
April, May, June and November
USD 670
July, August, September and October
USD 890

Climate

The Okavango Delta region experiences summer rainfall (November to April).

SUMMER

Summers in the Okavango Delta are hot with temperatures reaching mid 30o Celsius.

WINTER

Winters are cold in the morning with midday temperatures reaching mid 20o Celsius.

Facilities

  • Kanana Camp is in a private concession offering both land and water activities
  • Awarded five star status by Botswana Tourism Board
  • Game drives
  • Night Drives with spot light
  • Explore the delta by motor boat and mokoro
  • Safari walks accompanied by expertly trained and armed guides
  • The concession is home to a seasonal heronry, busy from August and into the summer months

Travel Notes

Game Sightings

With both wet and dry habitat Kanana Camp ensures a wide variety of wildlife is consistently found in the area.

Best Time to Travel

The Pom Pom Concession provides good game viewing throughout the year, however game is most prolific in the winter.

Bird Sightings

The Okavango Delta has prolific birdlife. Including African jacana, pygmy-geese, goliath heron and migrant waders. Birding is particularly good in summer. The concession is home to a seasonal heronry, busy from August and into the summer months.

Guest Safety

Kanana Camp is situated in a wildlife area and is not fenced. Guests are requested to take care at all times and adhere to guidance given by guides and camp management.