Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

Makgadikgadi Pans National Park, Botswana

Travel Blogs from Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

Makgadikgadi Pans National Park Travel Blogs (11)
Makgadikgadi Salt Plains, Makgadikgadi Pans National Park, Botswana travel blog

Makgadikgadi Salt Plains

A travel blog entry by trent

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Today we headed out to the Makgadikgadi salt pans, which is the 2nd largest in world (next to the one in Bolivia). It's over 60,000 sq km and serves as a defacto bird sanctuary.  We took our monster truck out to a small lake in the pans and then had ...

Everybody Out!, Makgadikgadi Pans National Park, Botswana travel blog

Everybody Out!

A travel blog entry by jlabbe

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... didn't actually get to SEE the pans as it was too wet to go in on quads.  However, we heard there was a viewpoint of the pans in a burnt down bird sanctuary on our way to Zimbabwe, so we decided to stop and check it out.  We each paid 5$ and ...

Pass the salt, Makgadikgadi Pans National Park, Botswana travel blog

Pass the salt

A travel blog entry by kcheary

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... in Maun, we had a nice dinner at an Indian/Chinese restaurant. The next morning we headed out on the long drive to the Makgadikgadi Pans (tar road - yeah!).  Once there, we went for an afternoon swim in the pool to cool down, then went to catch the ...

Makgadikgadi, Makgadikgadi Pans National Park, Botswana travel blog

Makgadikgadi

A travel blog entry by carlos.quijano

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... nbsp; After being negative about the poor management of Central Kalahari, I was most impressed with the camp site and ablutions at Makgadikgadi.  They even have soap dispensers in the bathroom!  The camp is neatly raked too. We set up camp and ...

Attractions in Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

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Kubu Island

Kubu Island

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Makgadikgadi Pans National Park, Botswana

Kubu Island's granite rock surface is stained white with fossilized bird droppings and riddled with other prehistoric artifacts and stone ruins. The entire island is a national monument.