Savute Reserve, Chobe National Park

4.5
#1 of 6 in Parks in Chobe National Park
Mystifying scientists with its unpredictable water channel that floods and dries up regardless of rainfall, Savute Reserve offers desert and delta safaris. The reserve covers nearly almost 5,000 sq km (1,930 sq mi) of desert plains, rich grasslands, and dolomite rock outcrops created by volcanic activity 980 million years ago. The most intriguing features of this versatile landscape are the dead trees that line the channel. Watch elephants coming to waterholes and herds of zebras migrating slowly across the plains. Observe the animosity between the “king of the animals” and scavenger hyenas. The reserve is also home to the endangered species of wild dogs. PutSavute Reserve into our Chobe National Park trip itinerary tool and find out whats close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • If you have been to Kenya or other national parks, you will find this boring in terms of the minimal types & numbers of animal to be seen here. And the drivers of the park's game drive use dirty...  more »
  • very unique park in a forest, with superb amenities, with a/c, best foods, massage, spa, pool, game trips are A class  more »
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