Makgadikgadi Pans National Park, Makgadikgadi Pans National Park

Largely uninhibited and roughly the size of Portugal, Makgadikgadi Pans National Park remains waterless for much of the year. With sufficient rainfall, the 12,000 sq km (4, 6333 sq mi) flat stretch of land turns into a grassy plain, attracting wildebeest, zebras, flamingos by the thousands, and many more animals you can spot on a guided tour through the area. Before you head to Makgadikgadi Pans National Park, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Makgadikgadi Pans National Park trip planner, to make sure you see all that Makgadikgadi Pans National Park has to offer, including Makgadikgadi Pans National Park.
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  • San Camp is on the edge of the salt pan, so it was an extraordinary visit on many counts. The size of the pan is amazing and very interesting.  more »
  • We have booked a trip to Makgadikgadi Salt Pan with Pastor Maswanganyi from Swangs safaris as a part of our 10 day tour from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls. In the program we were promised ‘the...  more »
  • Was one of my favourite days spending time with my husband
  • World"s wildlife exposure what a life experience

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Duration: 8 hours

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