Mashatu & Tuli Block

Stunning Mashatu Private Game Reserve is found in the South East corner of Botswana and is part of the Tuli Block. The block is a narrow wedge of land, famous for its colossal Baobab trees, big game and towering rock formations. Rightly termed the land of the giants, Mashatu and the surrounding area is a vast open space filled with unspoilt vistas and a remote escape from the outside world.

Mashatu Highlights

  • Towering, ancient baobab trees
  • An exciting collection of Bushman rock art
  • The vast basalt cliffs of Solomon's Wall
  • Fantastic game viewing, with elephants a highlight
  • Unique activities, including horseback and mountain bike safaris
Leopard in the Mashatu Game Reserve Black maned lions in the Mashatu Game Reserve Game drive in Mashatu Game Reserve

The area is rich in history, embark on excellent archaeology tours of the Motloutse Ruins; once the royal dwelling of the Leopard Kopje Dynasty. The Dynasty was renowned for its Iron Age mining power and complex processes to mine gold and other metals. The old stone walls of the ruins are still considered sacred by some locals who refuse to visit. Mashatu is also home to some early signs of man, dating back around 200,000 years - there's the chance to discover early San Bushman tools from the Stone Age and prolific rock art. Not to mention dinosaur footprints of Vhembe, thought to be 50-100 million years old.

Filled with exciting activities enjoy thrilling game drives or, for a slightly more unique adventure, take on walking or horseback safaris. Very much unchanged since the days of early explorers, step back in time and enjoy the untouched plains of Mashatu

Selected Botswana Itineraries

Our favorite itineraries, showcasing the best of Botswana

Luxury Botswana fly in safari

Days
9
Cost Per Person
Cost Per Person: from $6,770 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Botswana
Locations
Chobe, Okavango Delta

Botswana 7 Night Special From Nov 2017 - Mar 2018

Days
9
Cost Per Person
Cost Per Person: from $6,450 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Botswana
Locations
Linyanti, Central Kalahari, Okavango Delta

The Sanctuary Best of Botswana

Days
9
Cost Per Person
Cost Per Person: from $6,820 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Botswana
Locations
Chobe, Okavango Delta

Luxury Botswana and Mozambique Holiday

Days
15
Cost Per Person
Cost Per Person: from $15,130 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Botswana, Mozambique, South Africa
Locations
Okavango Delta, Bazaruto Archipelago, Johannesburg

The Best of Botswana and Victoria Falls

Days
10
Cost Per Person
Cost Per Person: from $8,950 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Botswana, Zambia
Locations
Linyanti, Okavango Delta, Livingstone & Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls and Okavango Delta Journey

Days
7
Cost Per Person
Cost Per Person: from $5,480 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Botswana, Zambia
Locations
Okavango Delta, Livingstone & Victoria Falls

Botswana Family Safari Adventure

Days
9
Cost For Family of 4
Cost For Family of 4: from $21,060 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Botswana
Locations
Chobe, Okavango Delta

The best of Cape Town Botswana and Livingstone Family Holiday

Days
16
Cost For Family of 4
Cost For Family of 4: from $32,690 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Botswana, South Africa, Zambia
Locations
Linyanti, Okavango Delta, Livingstone & Victoria Falls, Cape Town

Mashatu Accommmodation

  • Mashatu Lodge Client Score: Not yet rated

    Mashatu Lodge, situated in the Northern Tuli area of Botswana, offers not only a host of activities from game drives and walks to horseback, photographic and cycling safaris, but also an interesting insight into an area steeped in history.

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  • Mashatu Tented Camp Client Score: Not yet rated

    Located in the Mashatu Game Reserve in the Northern Tuli Game Reserve of Botswana bordering South Africa, Mashatu Tented Camp is an intimate camp offering a authentic encounter with nature on a host of activities from game drives and walks to horse riding and cycling safaris.

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