BOTSWANA » MOREMI GAME RESERVE
This gem of a National Park has garnered a few important distinctions. It is the first reserve in Africa that was established by resident
s. It is the only officially protected area of the Okavango Delta
, and as such holds tremendous scientific, environmental and conservation importance. And, undoubtedly, Moremi ranks as one of the most beautiful reserves in Africa, possibly in the world.
Moremi Game Reserve is situated in the central and eastern areas of the Okavango, and includes the Moremi Tongue and chief’s island
, boasting one of the richest and most diverse ecosystems on the continent. This makes for spectacular game viewin
g and bird watching, including all major naturally occurring herbivore and carnivore species in the region, and over 400 species of birds, many migratory and some endangered. Both Black and White Rhin
o have recently been re-introduced, now making the reserve a ‘Big Five’ destination