Kalahari Plains Camp, Central Kalahari, Botswana

Kalahari Plains Camp is a Classic Camp

Things to do at Kalahari Plains Camp

Game drives and walks unlock the fascinating wildlife and captivating culture of this area.


Game Drives

Twice daily game drives or full-day excursions take place in open 4x4 vehicles and directed towards the seasonal movements of the wildlife. As we are in a National Park, we adhere to the regulations of the Department of Wildlife and National Parks restricting off-road driving and night driving


Bushman Walk

An interpretive, guided "Bushman Walk" led by camp staff members who hail from the San Bushman clans of the area provides insights into their traditional lifestyles through dress, activities and a short walk (800 metres) in the immediate camp area.


Star bed

Sleep out under the starry starry skies of the Kalahari and be lulled to sleep by the sounds of Africa on the roof of your unit.


Star gazing

The Kalahari is famous for its clear night skies, and with no light pollution it is the ideal spot from which to view the incredible formations of the stars and planets. Our guides are also known to dabble with astronomy and will take you on a tour through the constellations.

Latest News From Kalahari Plains Camp

  • Kalahari Plains Camp – May 2015
    Jun 23, 2015

    A safari at Kalahari Plains becomes extra special with a sighting of one of the resident black-maned lions, while this month a caracal sighting moved straight to the top of the rarities list…

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  • Kalahari Plains Camp – April 2015
    May 21, 2015

    Jackal and wild dog calls dominated the greater part of our Kalahari Plains nights while a large herd of springbok spent much of their time in front of the camp this month…

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  • Kalahari Plains Camp – March 2015
    Apr 20, 2015

    Cheetah dominated the cat sightings at Kalahari Plains with the Plains Male having a few narrow escapes from his nemeses, the Plains Pride of lions…

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A Quote From Our Guests

“ Amazing staff make this place special. The "cabins" themselves were comfortable although somewhat hot in the middle of the day. By nightfall, the desert cools down a bit and sleeping is fine. Our highlights on safari included lions up close and personal and numerous antelope. ”
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Reviewed by: librarylady57, 4 June 2015