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Shinde Island Camp, Botswana
(Bush/Game Lodge)

Located at the edge of a lagoon in the Okavango Delta, it is surrounded by clear waterways which flow over yellow sands and past palm-fringed islands teeming with birdlife and game.

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Shinde Island is nestled on a lush palm island in the heart of the northern Okavango Delta. Located at the edge of a lagoon, it is surrounded by clear waterways which flow over yellow sands and past palm-fringed islands teeming with birdlife and game. This is a photographer's delight. It's remoteness has ensured that the innocent wildlife has not been subject to the pressures of mass tourism.

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The island is especially favored by members of the antelope family, including the elusive sitatunga whose elongated and splayed hooves enable it to walk on the unstable beds of reeds floating on the water. Our well-equipped delta craft may take you on an interesting trip where you will see fascinating breeding colonies of herons, egrets, pelicans and storks. Your guide will arrange walks, show you insects, as well as a wide variety of bird life and game. Shinde's abundant wildlife and the silent waters of the Okavango combine to make your stay a rare experience indeed!

Eight large, twin-bedded safari style tents with sewn-in floors and windows. Hot water bottles in bed at night during winter. Private en-suite bathroom with hot and cold running water, a lavabo, a shower, and flush toilet. The new central building offers table settings and imaginative meals prepared by our safari chefs, including fresh bread baked daily. A well-stocked bar and plentiful ice.

Additional Information
Game drives are in Toyota Landcruisers which have been designed as follows: Specially built for game viewing and photography Completely open seating areas and cabs for unhindered photography Seat pockets, reference books, snacks, bottled water, toilet paper and insect spray Cool box for refreshments Maximum occupancy of seven Game viewing in Mokoros (local canoes) Swimming in the camp's in-ground swimming pool Walks Extended late afternoon Game drives for viewing after dark Power boating and sunset rides Boat trips to Gadikwe Island roost (approximately one hour away) Fishing for tiger fish, bream, catfish, pike, and silver catfish with spinning lures. Resident pride of lions

Children Policy
· Children over 12 welcome

· Game/Wildlife Reserve

Establishment Facilities
· Bar Facility
· Laundry
· Swimming Pool

· Full Board

Check In Before: 14:00
Check Out Before: 11:00

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Shinde Island Camp
(Bush/Game Lodge)

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