Situated in northern Botswana, the Linyanti Wildlife Reserve is renowned for its high focus of wildlife and rather scenery—from riparian forests and lagoons to pristine grasslands. The location delivers a complementary contrast to the Okavango Delta, earning it a good incorporate-on to a Botswana safari itinerary. Forming a normal boundary among Namibia and Botswana on the Linyanti River, this distant concession is also regarded for its massive herds of elephants (there are essential elephant corridors in the location).

It’s in this scenic destination where DumaTau, a camp operated by Wilderness Safaris, has welcomed attendees considering that 1997. Very last November, Wilderness introduced that DumaTau would close for a thorough update, alongside the generation of an exclusive new sister camp—equipped with just 4 tented suites—called Minimal DumaTau. The grand unveiling will consider location on August 1, 2020.

The placing for both equally camps will pay for non-public obtain to the Zibadianja Lagoon and additional than thirteen miles along the Savute Channel. Run 100 per cent by solar electrical power, the camps will be component of Wilderness Safaris’ premier portfolio. Expect enlarged rooms (double the sizing, with comfy lounges) and greater loos geared up with both equally indoor and out of doors showers. Every single home will now arrive with a deck and plunge pool.

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A stand-out at DumaTau will be the new spa and wellness centre. Situated among the camps, this retreat will provide a deli, shop, and swimming pool overlooking the h2o. There will also be a gym—a uncommon amenity in safari lodges. Other highlights will be the hearth deck on the Linyanti River and the Star Bed experience, for brave souls to admire the broad shimmering expanse of the southern African skies—and soak up the appears of the evening. 

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