When it comes to the Okavango Delta, few places compare to &Beyond’s Xudum Okavango Delta Lodge in terms of quality, authenticity and style. Set on the banks of a seasonal lagoon and in an area teeming with wildlife, this lodge affords its guests a varied and exciting list of activities.
The Okavango Delta is renowned for its biodiversity with countless wild animals roaming the surrounding semi-aquatic landscape. Xudum’s game drives are some of the best on offer, with knowledgeable guides and trackers always eager to share their extensive knowledge of the Delta’s elusive inhabitants. From lion and cheetah to hippo and buffalo, there is no shortage of exciting wildlife for guests to observe and capture on camera. Bird-watching is also a popular activity here, with over 450 bird species to discover including Pel’s fishing owl.
Accommodation at Xudum consists of 9 African-style Safari Suites. Each Suite provides magnificent views of the lagoon with a private lofty hideout. Other features include both indoor and outdoor showers, air conditioning and four-poster beds with mosquito netting. The camp itself is equipped with an open fire pit, ideal for night time gatherings to exchange stories of the day’s adventures.
- The Okavango Delta is home to a wide variety of wild animals and birdlife, with over 450 species of the latter
- Exciting game drives and seasonal boat rides, accentuated by stories and facts dished out by experienced guides and trackers
- Tented suites with indoor and outdoor showers, air conditioning and mosquito netting
- Romantic dinners served in the dining room or around an open fire pit