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Okavango Delta

The Okavango Delta in Botswana is a swampy inland delta formed where the Okavango River reaches a tectonic trough in the central part of the endorheic basin of the Kalahari. The Okavango Delta is a vast inland river in northern Botswana, known for its sprawling grassy plains which flood seasonally, becoming a lush animal habitat.

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When is the best time to visit

Moremi Game Reserve

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It is hot most of the year, particularly Oct–Dec. Some roads may become impassable in the wet season (Nov–Mar).

The drier months (Jul–Oct) are a popular time to visit, when wildlife-viewing reaches a peak.

The Delta’s unique seasonal flooding occurs Jun–Aug, during the dry season.

May–Aug sees warm days with cool nights.

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