Moremi Game Reserve About: The Moremi Game Reserve is a area of just under 5000 sq km situated about 90km north east of the frontier town of Maun in northern Botswana. The Moremi reserve is home to all the big five as well as a vast variety of other species including the beautiful African Wild Dog and the sometimes elusive Bat Eared Fox. Elephants are very common through out Moremi, and are often spotted along the more swampy areas, bathing and splashing in there mud baths Getting There: One of the more common ways to explore the Moremi is to self drive, one can even Hire a 4x4 in Maun and then drive with confidence into the Moremi, a 4x4 is essential when exploring the Okavango delta and the Moremi game reserve is no exception, one of the worst parts is the section of road that starts at the little village of Serobe and ends at the wildlife veterinary gate just before the road forks at the Khwai /Moremi junction, this section is very bumpy as well as being incredibly
The Gateway To The Okavango Delta, Maun Botswana The growing and bustling village of Maun has earned the rights to be called "The gate way to the Okavango delta" located about one thousand kilometers north of the capital city of Botswana, Maun is the last major town / village one will find before heading out into the true wilds of the Okavango, hence the name, "the gateway of the Okavango delta" The fan palms are a common sight in and around the village of Maun Botswana Since Maun is the last stop before nothingness its worth the travelers time to spend a few days in Maun to stock up on supplies. Maun is also a great place to to try an organize a flight by plane or helicopter over the Okavango delta, the delta from the air is a magical sight, and should be on every travelers, bucket list. Talking about helicopters, something most travelers to the wilds of Botswana worry about is medical assistance in the case of an emergency, however this should not be
Okavango Mokoro Trips from Maun Botswana. Take a trip into the wilds of the Okavango Delta by Mokoro or Dugout, explore the lower delta and its islands, and drift through the water lily covered bays while watching as elephants swim and bath in the shallows. How: Contact The Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust, you can do so by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling: 6864806 Fax: 6864809 or visit their Maun Office. Prices: The prices are in three groups 1. Entrance Fee (For entrance into the Ng32 Concession) each Entrance gate has a different fee. Boro Gate Bwp 81.60 pppd Xharaxao Gate Bwp 81.60 pppd Morutsa Gate Bwp 67.20 pppd Dishiping Station Bwp 67.20 pppd Daunara Gate Bwp 67.20 pppd 2. Poler Fees , Head poler Bwp 240.00 per day and poler Bwp 216.00 per day 3. Camping Fee,s Bwp 60.00 per person per Night. All Payments must be made at the Maun Office, found near the airport.