Makgadikgadi Pans

Discover iconic Makgadikgadi Pans

The Makgadikgadi Pans span 16,000 km² (9,942 square miles) and are the largest salt pans in the world. Remnants of an ancient lake, the pans are interspersed with sandy desert and occasional vegetation. One of Africa’s biggest zebra populations makes this vista of white sand and salt their home.

When rains fall during the wet season, the pans are filled with water and attract large flocks of flamingos, as well as big herds of zebra, springbok and wildebeest, followed closely by predators, making for fantastic game viewing.

From exceptional offers to not-to-be missed properties and experiences, here are our favourite reasons to explore the Makgadikgadi Pans

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