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Helicopter Flights Over the Delta

Helicopter Flights Over the Delta Desert & Delta Safaris announced that they will be offering permanent scenic helicopter flights in partnership with Helicopter Horizons at Camp Okavango and Xugana Island Lodge. These 30-60 minute trips require a minimum of 2 passengers and allow guests to see the Okavango Delta from above. The routes and take-off [...]

By | 2019-01-23T09:23:03+00:00 January 23rd, 2019|Regional Update|0 Comments

Okavango Delta Camp Joins Natural Selection Portfolio

Okavango Delta Camp Joins Natural Selection Portfolio The Jackal & Hide, previously known as Pangolin Khwai Camp, joined Natural Selection on 01 January 2019. Situated within the Khwai Private Nature Reserve, a 200 000 hectare area of wilderness in the Greater Okavango Delta, Botswana, the camp, offers an intimate tented retreat. Whilst Pangolin Khwai Camp [...]

By | 2019-01-23T09:17:23+00:00 January 23rd, 2019|Regional Update|0 Comments

Desert & Delta Refurbishment & Ultimate Family Safari Package News

Desert & Delta Refurbishment & Ultimate Family Safari Package News Each year Desert & Delta Safaris (DDS) closes their camps in February for annual maintenance and general up keep. This year they have extended the closure dates of Camp Xakanaxa & Savute Safari Lodge for some exciting refurbishments. Camp Xakanaxa has commenced refurbishment to all [...]

By | 2019-01-09T07:36:07+00:00 January 9th, 2019|Regional Update|0 Comments

Update on Amended Immigration Regulations

Further to our Product Update sent out on 04 December 2018 the South African Department of Home Affairs has since released a further statement regarding the relaxation of immigration for children travelling to South Africa, initially announced with the release of an amended government gazette. It is important to note that while carrying the supporting [...]

By | 2018-12-11T07:52:16+00:00 December 11th, 2018|Newsflash|0 Comments

South Africa Relaxes Entry Rules for Families

South Africa Relaxes Entry Rules for Families South Africa is no longer requiring families travelling to the destination from visa-free countries to carry birth certificates for children. The change in the law, announced as part of new government immigration regulations last week, came into effect on 01 December, just ahead of peak holiday season to [...]

By | 2018-12-04T13:19:48+00:00 December 4th, 2018|Newsflash|0 Comments

Delaire Graff Lodges & Spa Update

Delaire Graff Lodges & Spa, in Stellenbosch, has announced that their 4 bedroom villa and 6 new superior lodges will be open for business on 21 December 2018. The 660 square metre villa, which is ideal for families and friends, can accommodate up to 8 guests and has a 14 metre pool, a jacuzzi, a dining [...]

By | 2018-09-11T11:16:28+00:00 September 11th, 2018|Product Update|0 Comments

Fugitives’ Drift and Three Tree Hill to Introduce Community Conservation Levies

Fugitives' Drift and Three Tree Hill to Introduce Community Conservation Levies Fugitives’ Drift Lodge and Game Reserve have continually worked to protect and conserve its environment, wildlife and surrounding communities. Much has been achieved by the David Rattray Foundation (now known as Khula); it currently supports 17 schools and thousands of impoverished children in the [...]

By | 2018-08-14T10:35:01+00:00 August 14th, 2018|Product Update|0 Comments