The lush, fragrant vegetation and your anticipation of unexpected discoveries create a heady atmosphere.You'll hear movement in the trees and see signs of animal life. Your experienced guide will identify animal tracks and examine droppings, giving insight into the way of life of the creature and its habits. The Okavango is full of wildlife - who knows what you will encounter!
Hippo and Crocodile activity on and around the islands is an issue, you don't want to get in their way, so your guide will move on if needed.
You could see Giraffe and Zebra or Impala, even Elephant and Lion - but whatever you do, don't run! Your guide will have prepared you in advance so stand with your group and absorb the moment.
Bird watching is a highlight on island walks - you can spot many migrants amongst resident birds especially in the summer, and of course there are plenty of wetland species to look out for. Islands can turn into breeding havens when the floodwaters have receded, revealing ample food supplies which were hidden under the water.
You could spot Long-toed Lapwings and Herons amongst many other species.
Eagle Island Camp enjoys a secluded location on Chief's Island at the outskirts of Moremi Wildlife Reserve. The camp overlooks a beautiful lagoon which attracts big game and exotic birds. Camp Okavango is situated on Nxaragha Island in the permanent waters of the Delta, which allows for year round water activities including fishing and great birding.
Little Vumbura is an intimate camp in a private concession on the Duba Plains; it's surrounded by water but has access to the grasslands, so you can enjoy guided game drives land and water activities.