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Game drives and daytrips into the easily accessible Okaukuejo area of Etosha National Park boston guesthouses are rewarding, with sightings of lion, elephant, guesthouses devon gemsbok, springbok, red hartebeest, and white and black rhino. Guests at Little Ongava share a dedicated guide and Land llandudno guesthouses Rover, ensuring the best possible nature experience guesthouses at one of Africa's great wildlife destinations.

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Etosha National Park Etosha was first proclaimed in 1907.

The park originally stretched all the way to the Skeleton Coast and, up to 1967, was the world's largest park.

In 1967, the park's size was slashed llandudno from guesthouses nearly 10 million hectares to its current size of 2.7 million hectares (about the size of Switzerland). In the early 1990's a group of Namibian, English, American and South African partners joined together and bought 30,000 hectares of land on Etosha's southern boundary.

The aim of this venture was to create Namibia's finest private game reserve and to create a buffer for Etosha llandudno guesthouses along its southern boundary. Ongava (meaning rhinoceros in Herero) was born, and a massive rehabilitation and restocking program took place.

White Rhino were introduced and over time Black llandudno guesthouses Rhino migrated onto the reserve.

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Lion, Leopard and Cheetah have also moved back onto the Ongava Reserve. Wilderness Safaris manages Ongava Lodge and llandudno guesthouses Ongava Tented camp guesthouses in newquay for the owners.Ongava Lodge From up here guests can enjoy a host of thirsty french guesthouses wildlife congregating around the waterhole. Accommodation at Ongava Lodge consists of thirteen chalets and one family room, attractively built out of brick, rock and thatch.

Each chalet has an en-suite bathroom with flush toilet, shower and double hand basins.

Air-conditioning and overhead fans keep guests cool in summer.

Mosquito nets are fitted to the windows and each room features a teacoffee station and tamworth guesthouses a safe.

The rooms have glass-fronted doors which lead out onto a private, covered veranda, overlooking the plains.

Activities at Ongava Lodge revolve around day and night wildlife-viewing drives, visiting hides that overlook waterholes and walks with experienced guides. The Ongava Game Reserve features all the characteristic wildlife of the area, with both desert-adapted black and white rhino to be seen as well as lion.

The Ongava Game Reserve is unique in that it is one llandudno guesthouses llandudno guesthouses of the few private game reserves in southern Africa where there is a chance of seeing both black and white rhino.

For those who enjoy close wildlife encounters, tracking white rhino on foot with a guide is a highlight not to be missed.The Etosha National Park was guesthouses in durban proclaimed as Namibia's first conservation area in 1907 by the then German government.

At that stage it covered a vast area of 93 240 square kilometres and was the largest game reserve in the world. For various political considerations, however, Etosha was progressively diminished in size until by 1975 it had been reduced to its present surface area of 22 270 square llandudno guesthouses kilometres. Nevertheless, the Etosha National Park is still one of the largest game reserves in Africa.

Consisting of saline desert, savannah and woodlands, its definitive feature is the Etosha Pan, a vast, shallow depression guesthouses llandudno guesthouses in secunda of approximately 5000 guesthouses hotels square kilometres.

For the greater part of llandudno guesthouses the year the pan is a bleak expanse of guesthouses india white cracked mud which shimmers with mirages on most days.

Seeing vast herds of game against the eerie backdrop, referred to in the local vernacular as the great white place of dry water, makes the Etosha game-viewing experience unique.

Of the 114 mammal species found in the park, several are rare and endangered, such as black rhino, cheetah and black-faced impala.

The latter is endemic to north-western Namibia and south-western mayrhofen guesthouses Angola.

Due to the timeous translocation of kyoto guesthouses black rhino from Kaokoland to the safety of the park in the 1970s Etosha's current population of more than 300 animals represents one of the few growing populations of black rhino in the world.