Canoe Trail, Selinda Reserve, Botswana

Selinda Reserve

Selinda Reserve is a privately owned, 135,000 hectare concession located on the flood plains of the Selinda spillway and part of the great Linyanti Reserve. Exclusive and high end privately owned camps combine with excellent guides, to make Selinda Reserve one of our favourite concessions. Here its possible to join a unique canoe safari - or just enjoy the expanse of land in relative privacy.

 Why you should visit Selinda Reserve

  • Privately owned concession for exclusivity
  • Excellent guiding and high standard camps
  • Off road drives and night drives

Our specialists ‘Must Do’

Selinda Reserve is one of our favorite concessions located North of Botswana. There are 3 camps in this area, Selinda Camp, Zarafa camp (formally known as Zibalianja camp), and the new Selinda Explorers Camp. The more adventureous can do a 3 night canoe trail and walking safari along the Selinda spillway - the waterway linking Botswana's Okavango Delta and Linyanti and Kwando water systems.

A little more about the Selinda Reserve

The Selinda Reserve is a private 135,000 hectare wildlife area which follows the floodplains of the Selinda Spillway, the waterway that winds its way through dry countryside to connect the Okavango Delta in the west of the Linyanti and Kwando wetlands and rivers in the east.

When to go

Due to the dry conditions, game will be concentrated between the months of April to November and in particular June to November.

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