This luxury tented safari camp is situated in the private Linyanti Wildlife Reserve bordering the western boundary of Chobe National Park. DumaTau overlooks a hippo-filled lagoon and offers some of the best game viewing in northern Botswana. It is the sister camp of Savuti Camp.
Offering warm hospitality, luxury accommodation and dramatic river views, DumaTau will appeal to those seeking a peaceful and authentic wilderness safari adventure in an enchanting setting.
The eco-camp is elevated above ground to maximize the views and provides ten spacious and stylish canvas tents with contemporary décor, ensuite bathrooms and verandahs with outdoor showers offering the best riverfront view.
There are a plethora of activities on offer from day and night game drives to floating on a river barge down the river and nature walks. After a busy morning, there’s nothing better than spending a lazy afternoon watching the hippos frolic in the lagoon.
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Linyanti into a greater Botswana holiday. Take a look at From Beach to Safari as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
- Location and getting there:
DumaTau is located in the private Linyanti Wildlife Reserve on the western boundary of Chobe National Park in northern Botswana. It is 45 minutes from Kasane International Airport followed by a 30-minute drive.
There are eight twin and two family tents each featuring contemporary décor, whitewashed wooden floors, natural-coloured furnishings, an ensuite bathroom with his and hers copper basins; and a verandah. These canvas tents are light and airy and feature.
The camp is famed for the huge number of elephants in the area. It is also in a prime location for spotting the Big Five as well as cheetah and wild dog. Enjoy the thrill of game drives, both day and night; spend the afternoon at the Savute Hide; go fishing; or visit the carmine bee-eater nesting colony.
The camp welcomes children aged eight or over and babysitting is available. Activities such as bush arts and crafts can be arranged. Children must be supervised at all times as the camp is not fenced.