Beneath the Kalahari Skies:  African Safari adventure in Botswana’s wildlife

Situated in the heart of Botswana, the reserve spanning 60,000 hectares stands as a testament to the untouched beauty of the African wilderness. Nestled in the north-west of the Central Kalahari Game Reserve, it shares its borders for 48 kilometers, offering a vast expanse of pristine wilderness to explore. Just 150 kilometers from the bustling city of Maun, and a brief half-hour flight from the iconic Okavango Delta, this region is a true jewel of the African landscape.

The Okavango Delta is renowned worldwide for its unparalleled natural beauty and diverse wildlife. Here, amidst the meandering waterways and lush floodplains, majestic elephants, mighty hippos, and formidable buffaloes roam freely, sharing their habitat with an astonishing array of bird species. The delta’s rich ecosystems provide a haven for wildlife, creating a paradise for nature enthusiasts and wildlife photographers alike.

While the Kalahari Desert may seem inhospitable at first glance, its stark red sands and expansive savannas are teeming with life. Despite the arid conditions, the region receives regular rainfall, nourishing the earth and sustaining a thriving population of herbivores. The result is a landscape adorned with verdant vegetation, where animals graze and thrive in abundance.

giraffes sought during the safari in botswana

Botswana is renowned as a premier destination for plains game hunting, offering an unparalleled hunting experience amidst the breathtaking scenery of the Kalahari. Hunters can pursue a variety of antelope species, including the regal oryx, majestic kudu, swift wildebeest, graceful impala, and agile springbok. Additionally, opportunities abound to hunt eland, waterbuck, warthogs, ostriches, jackals, and more, making it a truly diverse hunting destination.

The hunt for the diverse array of species in Botswana’s Kalahari Desert promises an unparalleled safari experience.

The regal oryx, with its elegant, sweeping horns and distinctive markings, is a prized trophy for hunters seeking a challenging pursuit. Known for their elusive nature and keen senses, oryx often inhabit arid landscapes, making them a true testament to adaptability and survival in harsh environments.

The majestic kudu, with its spiraling horns and stately demeanor, is a symbol of Africa’s wild beauty. Hunting kudu requires patience and skill, as these magnificent antelope are known for their ability to blend seamlessly into their surroundings, relying on camouflage to evade predators.

The swift wildebeest, characterized by its robust build and distinctive gait, presents hunters with a thrilling pursuit across the savanna. With its keen sense of smell and remarkable agility, the wildebeest can quickly outpace pursuers, making for an exhilarating chase through the wilderness.

The graceful impala, with its slender frame and graceful movements, embodies the spirit of Africa’s plains. Hunting impala requires precision and stealth, as these nimble antelope are known for their ability to dart effortlessly through the bush, evading predators with ease.

Hunting in Botswana
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The agile springbok, with its distinctive jumping ability and striking markings, offers hunters a unique challenge in the open plains. Known for their speed and agility, springbok are prized for their challenging hunts and the opportunity to test one’s marksmanship against a worthy adversary.

In addition to these iconic species, Botswana’s Kalahari Desert offers hunters the opportunity to pursue a variety of other game. From the stately eland to the majestic waterbuck, each hunt presents its own set of challenges and rewards. Warthogs, ostriches, and jackals add to the diversity of the hunting experience, providing opportunities for hunters to test their skills in different environments and against different prey.

Overall, the hunt for these species in Botswana’s Kalahari Desert is a testament to the rich biodiversity of Africa’s wilderness and the thrill of the chase in one of the world’s most iconic safari destinations.

Beyond the thrill of the hunt, the reserve is a sanctuary for wildlife enthusiasts, providing opportunities to observe these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat. From the majestic elephants to the elusive felines, such as lions and cheetahs, every moment spent in the reserve is an encounter with the wonders of the African wilderness.

This reserve in Botswana offers an unforgettable hunting experience amidst the awe-inspiring landscapes of the Kalahari Desert and the enchanting beauty of the Okavango Delta. Whether you’re an avid hunter or a nature lover, this destination promises an adventure like no other, where the splendor of Africa unfolds before your eyes.

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What People Are Saying

My hunting adventure at the Bokamoso Safaris in Bostwana was unforgettable.

The trip was organized flawlessly, from the arrival to the warm welcome to the experienced and passionate guides who made every day of the safari unforgettable.

The attention to detail and professionalism of Montefeltro made this safari an unforgettable hunting experience.


Another fantastic hunting experience organized in Bostwana by Montefeltro’s friends has just ended.

This time in Africa was amazing.

What can I say… thanks Montefeltro!

Alexander F.

I want to compliment Montefeltro for this unforgettable hunting experience in Bostwana but it is difficult in a few lines to explain this wonderful experience;

Your itineraries were complete and a big help for pre-trip planning.

The last hunting action was fantastic.

Your attention to the client is very detailed and obviously made for a very smooth, exciting trip.

I would have no trouble recommending Montefeltro to other hunters

Simon G.