The area encompasses a necklace of islands dotted with palms, figs, ebony and knobthorn, and is home to a myriad of birds, plants and animals. The nature of the habitat means it is the perfect place to experience the diversity of species found within the Okavango Delta.
Guests are accommodated in seven spacious, twin-bedded and double tents safari tents each ensuite bathroom has a large walk in shower. Families are accommodated in a two-bedroomed tent, sharing an en-suite bathroom with the addition of an outdoor shower – ideal for families in this child-friendly camp. The tents are well spaced, affording privacy whilst remaining within a comfortable distance from the main camp area.
Dependent on the height of annual floods, the level of water transforms this camp into a true water experience. In the early months of the year you may actually enjoy the visible spectacle of the water rising around the camp.
A land and permanent water camp, Kanana offers superb birding as it hosts a seasonal heronry that teems with activity from July to December. Other activities include game drives, night drives, exploration of the Delta by motorboat, glass-bottomed mokoros with a unique underwater view, guided nature walks and fishing (excluding January and February).
7 Spacious twin bedded and double bedded safari tents each ensuite bathroom has a large walk in shower Families are accommodated in a two-bedroomed tent, sharing an en-suite bathroom with the addition of an outdoor shower – ideal for families in this child-friendly camp
Open all year
Situated in the private Kanana Concession, the focus of activities at Kanana camp varies with the rising and falling levels of the Okavango Delta.
The annual floods transform parts of this concession into a true water paradise, offering guests the best of both worlds. Due to the camps location guests can experience magnificent game sightings during drives as well as the unique experience of exploring the delta’s beautiful waterways by boat or Mokoro. You may actually enjoy the breath-taking spectacle of the water visibly rising around the camp’s raised teak decks. The Sleep Out Deck offers guests the opportunity to spend the night out under the magnificent African night sky.
Within the Kanana concession lies the largest heronry in Southern Africa and the bird life there is superb – exclusive motorboat access.
The fact that no one else goes there except the Kanana guests means that for many years it has not been disturbed.
The area is home to the elusive Pel’s fishing owl and the rare sitatunga.
Sleep out deck for nights out in the bush under the stars.
Glass-bottomed Mokoro’s (canoes) enable you to view the underwater world of the Delta.
Fishing (March through to December and basic equipment supplied).
Spend more time in the bush with half and full day safari adventures with picnic lunches.
Exclusive motorboat access to Southern Africa’s largest heronries.