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Embrace the untamed beauty of the Kalahari as you experience the epitome of authentic African luxury and exhilarating safari adventures at Tau Pan Camp in the heart of the Central Kalahari Game Reserve. Tau Pan stands as a testament to the seamless integration of design and the vast Kalahari wilderness, creating an inviting and harmonious atmosphere.

Nestled amid the endless expanse of the Central Kalahari Game Reserve, Tau Pan's design embodies the essence of the African desert. The main lodge features open-air structures, elevated decks, and thatched roofing, allowing guests to embrace the breathtaking landscapes surrounding them. The architecture reflects the natural hues of the Kalahari, seamlessly blending with the golden savannah and expansive skies.

Tau Pan is committed to preserving the pristine wilderness of the Kalahari. The lodge incorporates eco-friendly initiatives, including solar power, water conservation measures, and environmentally conscious construction methods. By embracing sustainable practices, Tau Pan allows guests to connect with nature while ensuring the preservation of the fragile ecosystem.


Tau Pan spares no effort in ensuring every aspect of its design exudes attention to detail. The interiors are adorned with a fusion of contemporary and African-inspired decor, creating a sophisticated and inviting atmosphere. Earthy tones, natural textures, and local artwork celebrate the rich cultural heritage of the Kalahari. Comfortable seating areas, elegant furnishings, and ambient lighting complete the overall design, providing an unforgettable and luxurious experience.

Tau Pan accommodates up to eighteen people in nine environmentally designed units. All are built with materials of minimal environmental impact and additionally maintain a constant and comfortable in-room temperature year-round, while seasonal temperatures vary from below freezing to over 40 degrees Celsius.

The tented suites at Tau Pan redefine the concept of safari accommodation. Spacious and exquisitely furnished, each tent offers a private oasis amidst the untamed wilderness. The tents feature plush beds, en-suite bathrooms with modern amenities, and private decks with breathtaking views of the Kalahari's vastness. The design seamlessly blends modern comforts with traditional elements, providing a cozy and opulent retreat after a day of exhilarating adventures.

Tau Pan Camp in Botswana Guest Accommodation
Tau Pan Camp in Botswana Lion in front of Camp
Tau Pan Camp in Botswana Chairs on Outside Viewing Deck
Tau Pan Camp in Botswana Sleep-out Deck UNder Stars
Tau Pan Camp in Botswana Kalahari Gnus in the velt

Tau Pan's location in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve offers a myriad of safari experiences, allowing guests to encounter Africa's iconic wildlife in their natural habitat.

Experienced safari guides lead game drives with intimate knowledge of the Kalahari's wildlife and landscapes. Witness the incredible adaptation of desert-adapted species, such as the majestic black-maned Kalahari lions and the nimble gemsbok. Game drives are perfectly timed to capture the magic of the Kalahari sunrise and sunset, providing exceptional wildlife sightings and photography opportunities.

The Kalahari's pristine night skies offer a breathtaking display of stars. Tau Pan offers stargazing experiences, allowing guests to witness the celestial wonders of the southern hemisphere. Learn about the constellations and the Kalahari's significance in ancient African mythology as you bask under the captivating starlit canopy.

Immerse yourself in the local culture with visits to the San Bushman communities. Interact with these indigenous people and learn about their deep connection with the Kalahari. Engage in storytelling, traditional dances, and walks through the wilderness, gaining a unique insight into the ancient traditions and survival skills of the San people.

Contact Safari Guru now to inquire about Tau Pan Camp rates and availability. Our team will not only assist you in planning your dream safari experience in the Central Kalahari but also provide you with recommendations for other captivating camps within Botswana, and the rest of Southern Africa.

Don't miss this opportunity to create cherished memories and connect with nature in its purest form. Book your Tau Pan safari today and indulge in a journey of a lifetime.


Property Details

Tau Pan Location
Central Kalahari Game Reserve Botswana
9 Guest Suites
Guest Room Facilities
En-Suite, Fan, Laundry Service (Complimentary), Lounge Area, Outside Shower, Safe, Shower, Verandah
Tau Pan Facilities
Battery Charging Facilities, Communal Dining, Laundry Service (Complimentary), Pool, Private Vehicle Available
Family Policy
Children of 6–12 years old are accepted
Open 4x4 Safari Drives, Guides Bush Walks, Cultural Walks, Star Gazing
Available Services
Credit Card
Fully Inclusive of Meals, Local Drinks, In‐house Activities, Park Fees
Not Included
Gratuities, Premium Brands
Why Tau Pan Camp
A unique safari destination in the heart of the Central Kalahari Game Reserve

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