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Selinda Adventure Trail

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The Selinda Adventure Trail allows one to explore the remote woodlands of the vast 320,000 Selinda Reserve over four days from May to September annually. Depending on water levels at the time this may either be via a canoe and walking experience or...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Selinda Adventure Trail. Our Cessna Caravan flight from Maun was just for the two of us, beautifully flown by a young Botswanan lady. After a 45 minute flight with stunning views we arrived at the Selinda airstrip where we were met by our excellent guide,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank martynsawyer
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Just an amazing experience as close as you can safely get to wildlife. the wildlife here is still very shy to humans, so being as silent as possible is the only way to get close. we had a wonderful guide "Kanne" who was both thoughtful...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

Wow! What a trip this was! It exceeded every one of our expectations & we left with a heavy heart when it all came to an end. Don't be put off by the camping or canoeing along the 'hippo infested' spillway. Let me put your...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank LeandraS277
Reviewed June 11, 2017

As a group we've spent a lot of time in the African bush and I can honestly say this was something special. The perfect mix of wilderness and game viewing, canoeing, walking and driving. The team made the camping experience an absolute pleasure, the food...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Brettray115
Reviewed August 14, 2016

I am not a camper ... but this adventure has changed my take on camping! We had the most amazing 4 nights along the Selinda Spillway - 3 different camping spots and the Great Plains Team exceeded all our expectations. Our Food was absolutely outstanding,...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Alex J
Reviewed July 22, 2016

This canoe and walking adventure was the very first "real" camping trip that I have ever taken and now I am spoiled for anything else. It was a special privilege to be in one of the wildest places on the planet. Our guide Simon was...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank CarlainMusicCity
Reviewed June 27, 2015

Such an amazing 5 days! Michael, Mwinga, Treo, KT, and Force were the dream team! Life is so good on the spillway. Days were spent paddling, hiking, napping, and eating the best food of our entire trip! Different experience from a game drive in a...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank buttercap1
Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

This may not be the best move for the city slicker! We went on this with another couple who did not go through the material thoroughly and did not know what to expect. They were shocked first, skeptical, and toward the end in appreciation for...More

3  Thank sricharan_v
Reviewed June 19, 2014

Over many trips to Africa we have visited quite a few memorable camps & lodges but Selinda Explorers stands out.Just 4 tents situated in a remote,stunningly beautiful spot right by the Selinda channel,gives the you comfort but doesn't detract from the fact that you are...More

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank dag108
Reviewed October 16, 2013

A wonderful trip from start to finish. The best part of our safari experience by far. A great tour guide in Josh who made us feel incredibly safe and at one with the Selinda spillway and it's animals. Pictures, memories are priceless, but you have...More

Date of experience: September 2013
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Kevin B
September 12, 2016|
Response from CarlainMusicCity | Reviewed this property |
Our guide knew the spillway very well and directed us away from hippo territories. There were a couple of times when a hippo watched us and bellowed a warning to keep away. We just paddled on by at a respectful distance. It... More
Carin G
April 10, 2016|
Response from CarlainMusicCity | Reviewed this property |
The trip is run by Great Plains Conservation. Excellent company.