Kaokoland is a genuine wilderness area – totally untamed and inaccessible The desert scenery is breathtaking and inhospitable at the same time There is scattered wildlife around, including desert elephants, but this is not really a wildlife viewing destination as densities are very low and sightings are hit-and-miss The area is the ancestral home of the proud Himba people and privileged visitors might be able to visit a tribal village and learn about these remarkable people’s survival skills in such a harsh environment Read more about Kaokoland Natural Reserve
Zone A, Zone B
Tiger was sitting on a log, Leopard with a cub sitting on a tree, Elephants, gaur, sambar, malabar giant squirrel. White bellied woodpecker, crested serpent eagle, green imerial pigeons, streak throated woodpecker and crested hawk eagle. Crocodiles and Rattlesnake.
How to reach?
Most visitors to Kaokoland fly by chartered plane to one of the few lodges in the area Driving independently is not recommended, unless you have experience in these kinds of hard-core expeditions The area is totally undeveloped and remote Anybody driving through must possess ample 4x4 skills, supplies and, ideally, travel in convoy with another vehicle