10 reasons why you should experience Botswana’s Makgadikgadi zebra migration

discoverafrica 16 November 2016
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Makgadikgadi Pans is home to the second largest zebra migration in the world. Every year, up to 25,000 zebras move in herds across the plains - from the Okavango to the Makgadikgadi Pans, a journey of more than 150 miles.

The Botswana zebra migration was discovered by accident when a team doing research noted that some of the GPS-collared zebra migrated from parts of the Okavango Delta all the way to the Makgadikgadi grasslands.

If you’re looking to join the adventure and visit Botswana safari - here are 10 reasons why you should experience Botswana’s Makgadikgadi zebra Migration.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

Remembering this gorgeous place... @meno_a_kwena #zebramigration #makgadigadi #botswana #sunset #Africa #zebra

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White with black stripes or black with white stripes? #zebramigration #safari #serengheti #tanzania

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Meno-ing times #botswana #lostinbots #zebramigration @khakiclare

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#localspa #zebramigration #marvelsofnature #gamedrive #tarangire #nationalpark #tanzania

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What does the Zebra say? #zebrasounds #jetlag

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day 1

Welcome to Makgadikgadi Pans National Park
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day 2

Zebra everywhere

day 3

Moremi introduction in a mokoro
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day 4

Extraordinary game viewing

day 5

Island living
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day 6

Power boat through the Okavango

day 7

Fly Home

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