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Why we like it
- Shinde is located in a private concession
- Activities include game drives, year round water activities and bush walks
- Discover the incredible bird, plant and reptile species in the Okavango Delta
- Only eight classic safari tents all with a spacious bathroom and private decks
- Fishing for tigerfish and tilapia is available in season (March through to December)
Spend a whole day in the Okavango Delta with a full day safari complete with picnic lunch.
I count myself very fortunate to have had Chris Hamlin respond to my initial enquiry about a safari holiday. In fact, I had almost decided to book a similar trip with another tour operator, when I made the enquiry with A&K. Chris's willingness to engage and his knowledge of the destination resorts were impressive. Within a very short space of time he was able to tailor-make a family holiday to suit our budget and our trav
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Shinde is hidden on a lush palm island in the heart of the northern Okavango Delta, an intimate camp located at the edge of Shinde lagoon, which teems with animal and birdlife.
The main area is a unique tree house with a raised dining and lounge area, set under canvas. Shinde has been cleverly created to include the established trees.
Shinde has a diverse range of activities on offer year round: powerboats and mokoros trips to explore the mystical waterways of the Okavango Delta. Or go in search of the larger mammals with day game drives and the nocturnal animals on night drives. For the more adventurous there is nothing more exhilarating than a morning walk in the bush with an experienced game ranger bringing the natural world to life.
Maun or Kasane via Johannesburg
12 hours 40 minutes
GMT +2 hours
Not required for UK passport holders
Yellow fever certificate required if arriving from an endemic area
Best time to travel
March - November
The best time to travel is between March and November, rain fall is at a minimum and the days are cooler but clear. Early mornings and evenings can be chilly. The Delta is normally in flood from May until August.
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