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Much history has been attached to Lake Ngami. David Livingstone visited the area during his African travels.

Unfortunately the area is really not on the tourist map with little or no accommodation available... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2019
alant889
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Hluhluwe
Not so good in the dry season!

We found it quite hard to find. There are signs on the A3 just outside Sehithwa, but the one on the... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2018
Diane W
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Somerset West, South Africa
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Mar 3, 2019
“Much history has been attached to Lake Ngami. David Livingstone visited the area during his African travels.”
Jul 14, 2018
“Not so good in the dry season!”
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Reviewed March 3, 2019

Unfortunately the area is really not on the tourist map with little or no accommodation available. The lake is not too far off the main road between Shakawe and Maun but most people drive right past. The road to the lake is very sandy and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 14, 2018

We found it quite hard to find. There are signs on the A3 just outside Sehithwa, but the one on the Maun side has fallen down. You follow a long, not terribly well-defined track which takes you to the lakeside. When we visited in early...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Diane W
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Lake Ngami is about a quarter full and filling slowly as the water flows in from Angola. Just recently it was a muddy pond and the dying fish were dried by the thousand, baled, and sent to the Congo. Now the situation is normalizing and...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank stephen c
Reviewed January 29, 2014

As keen amateur birders, we were excited to visit this much written about and raved about attraction which is said to be a "top birding spot in southern Africa" as per Birdlife Botswana and "When flooded (Dec.–March), Lake Ngami is one of the greatest bird-viewing...More

Date of experience: January 2014
5  Thank DeeRoelRSA
Reviewed August 17, 2012

On the 11th August 2012, I launched a boat on the Thamalakane river around Toteng area and sailed all the way to reach Lake Ngami, a breathtaking heaven for a lot of birds species and the famous flamingos and Pelicans, I mean it is unbelievable....More

Date of experience: August 2012
4  Thank Fred R
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