Kazuma Forest Reserve, Botswana

Kazuma Forest Reserve
Bordered by Chobe National Park and Hwange National Park, the reserve is home to a diverse range of wildlife.

Bordered by Chobe National Park in Botswana and Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe, Kazuma Forest Reserve is home to a diverse range of wildlife. A safari to Kazuma will bring fantastic sightings of elephants as this Elephant Corridor forms part of a migratory route between Chobe National Park and Hwange National Park.

Wildlife to spot on safari in Kazuma Forest Reserve

A safari to Kazuma takes place in a diverse landscape with the 4000 square metres of the reserve consisting mainly of woodland, forest, open plains, and pans. The region is part of a larger Transfrontier Conservation Zone known as KAZA (Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area). It is a groundbreaking initiative protecting the wildlife and diverse ecosystems where the international borders of Botswana, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Zambia and Angola meet. In Botswana, it includes the protected areas of Chobe, Makgadikgadi Pans, Nxai Pan National Park and the Moremi Game Reserve.

The area is home to a diverse range of wildlife that roam the area mostly undisturbed as it has a limited number of visitors. On your Botswana safari to Kazuma, you can expect to see lions, leopard, wildebeest, the rare sable antelope, giraffe, buffalo, and more. Wildlife roam the area mostly undisturbed as the private reserve has a limited number of human visitors. It is nestled within one of the world’s busiest elephant corridors. The nearby Kazuma Pans attract many birds making it a bird-watching paradise boasting over 380 species.

Activities and experiences in Kazuma Forest Reserve

Situated in Botswana and hugging the Zimbabwean border, the Kazuma Forest Reserve is just two and half hours from the spectacular Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. The location is conveniently close to Chobe but offers a more exclusive wildlife experience.

Safari-goers embarking on early morning and late afternoon game drives can expect to have memorable sightings of the famed Big Five and countless plains game, not to mention the vast array of birds. The more adventurous should include a guided walk in their Botswana holiday plans for Kazuma. You’ll get a unique perspective of the natural world with expert guides sharing their knowledge on the smaller fauna and flora.

A safari to Kazuma Forest Reserve with Jenman African Safaris

Make your wildlife safari package to Kazuma Forest Reserve an unforgettable experience with a range of tours and packages from Jenman. Escape into the rich and varied landscapes of Botswana, including Kazuma Forest Reserve, on the 10-day Botswana Safari Escape. Explore the range of landscapes and unique character of Moremi, Chobe and Hwange and marvel at the abundant wildlife.

The 9-day Botswana Sensations safari is an immersive expedition through ancient animal migratory routes and corridors. Experience the magnificence and beauty of Kazuma Forest Reserve, Makgadikgadi Pans and the Moremi Game Reserve on your once-in-a-lifetime safari to Botswana.

Combine the wildlife regions of Chobe and Hwange, starting and ending in Victoria Falls on the 6-day Chobe & Hwange Hideaway. Expect phenomenal elephant sightings while staying in the embrace of the Kazuma Forest Reserve.

Jenman African Safaris has a range of popular 2022 Africa safari packages that allow you to experience the very best of Botswana and the rest of the continent.

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