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Savute Reserve

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Address: Chobe National Park, Botswana
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Rich in grasslands, desert plains and volcanic hills, the Savuti (Savute)...

Rich in grasslands, desert plains and volcanic hills, the Savuti (Savute) area covers nearly two thousand square miles of Chobe National Park.

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Lots & lots of animals

I think Chobe would be a good choice for an easy safari experience. Our Lodge, Muchenje, was only a short drive from the various ways in & we saw animals immediately on entry... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I think Chobe would be a good choice for an easy safari experience. Our Lodge, Muchenje, was only a short drive from the various ways in & we saw animals immediately on entry & along the tarmacked road as well. In fact, they seemed quite blasé about the jeeps which suggests it may get a bit crowded in the high... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw a large herd with baby elephant so cute, you felt close but safe, with plenty of time to take photographs

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Stayed for 2 nights in the Camping site. Most beautiful surroundings. The ablution block are clean but very primitive. The got staff during the day that keeps it clean. Tranquility all around. The reserve is worth driving around during the day. We went late afternoon and was rewarded with great animal live.

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Mamaroneck, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

Salute under canvas was our second camp after Chobe with and beyond, It was as good as Chobe with an extraordinary team. Again the food the setting the games the knowledge of our guide made it one more time very special.

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Bergen, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Also the birds are so special here, the Carmine bee-eater for instance flies in flocks around the car when driving through the marshes. We have seen lion cubs playing and wild dogs not mentioning lots and lots of elephants

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Ballito, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

This is one place I will definitely recommend - Chobe Game Lodge. Outstanding service rooms and food. The Game drives are also amazing

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

We were unsure of our guides experience, but it all turned out fine in the end. A particularly special treat was the viewing of a leopard hung over the branch of a big tree with its legs and tail hanging down in a totally relaxed position. Leopards are very hard to find. They are solitary and seclusive, so we got... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

We drove through part of Chobe Park and then stayed on a riverboat on the Chobe River. There were so many elephants that at one point, there were elephants in 180 degrees of our view. We were absolutely fascinated by the herds and how they interacted with each other. One of the highlights was seeing elephants swimming across the river.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

We did a one day jeep and boat safari and they were both equally amazing. We saw so many animals and seeing them in their natural home was even more special. Our guide was fantastic and taught us so much. He even took us slightly off our set road because there had been leopard sightings. We didn't end up seeing... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Perfect for wildlife photography. Savute is just breathtaking. From the minute you land you are taken to another world. I highly recommend visiting.

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