One of the most amazing conservation areas on Earth

Welcome to the Erindi Private Game Reserve official website. If you’re looking for an authentic, unadulterated, and unforgettable game viewing experience, take a good look at Namibia. … And of all the awesome options in this magnificent country, Erindi Private Game Reserve offers the widest selection of exciting species (in the greatest numbers), the most dynamic and informed guides, the finest cuisine, the best facilities, and the friendliest welcome you could imagine.

"A tract of land 10 times the size of Manhattan." -Dave Salmoni

PRIVATE GAME RESERVE

The ultimate bush luxury in an environment geared up for relaxed game viewing. Erindi comprises of 70 719 ha of pristine wilderness, and presents an amazing array of diverse landscapes - from golden savannah to dense bush with mountains, natural waterholes, grasslands and pans.

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LUXURY LODGE

Old Traders Lodge is the perfect base for your forays into the exhilarating bush, our spacious suites have all the charm, comfort and conveniences you’d expect of a top-flight resort. Spot various game species while walking through the Camp, on the deck, or from your suite patio.

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SELF CATERING & CAMPING

Rugged with a touch of comfort and style, surrounded by unspoilt, game-rich bush... The self-catering units comprises of fourteen chalets situated in a semi-circle overlooking our floodlit waterhole. Each campsite has its own bathroom with a toilet, solar-heated shower and hand basin.

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Interesting Facts about Erindi

  • 70 719 Hectare
  • MALARIA FREE
  • Over 10 000 Animals
  • Over 310 Bird Species
  • Namibia Central Plateu
  • Herero Name "Place of Water"

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Wild Dog Programme

  • Erindi's Conservation Efforts
    Erindi’s Conservation Efforts
    In modern scientific terms, conservation implies sound biosphere management within given social and economic constraints, producing goods and services for humans without depleting natural ecosystem diversity, and acknowledging the naturally dynamic character...
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  • Wild dogs, hyenas and lions put on a show
    Wild dogs, hyenas and lions put on a show
    Massive rain storms ripped over Erindi recently which made everyone happy, including the animals who put on a great show....
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Global Leopard Project

  • Erindi's Conservation Efforts
    Erindi’s Conservation Efforts
    In modern scientific terms, conservation implies sound biosphere management within given social and economic constraints, producing goods and services for humans without depleting natural ecosystem diversity, and acknowledging the naturally dynamic character...
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  • Amazing Leopard photo taken by guest at Erindi
    Amazing Leopard photo taken by guest at Erindi
    Please send us your Erindi Leopard Photos for Research purposes by Natasha De Woronin Britz Photo Sachar Naor GLP© This fantastic photograph was taken by a young lady that visited Erindi Old...
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  • A leopard on a termite mound is like a queen on her throne. Just a regal feline surveying the landscape from a lookout point. 🐆 - - #leopard #regal #feline #bigcats #big5 #termite #mound #erindi #erindinamibia #namibia #wilderness #adventure #wildlife #animals #nature #naturelovers #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #natgeowild

    erindinamibia: "A leopard on a termite mound is like a queen on her throne. Just a regal feline surveying the landscape from a lookout point. 🐆
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#leopard #regal #feline #bigcats #big5 #termite #mound #erindi #erindinamibia #namibia #wilderness #adventure #wildlife #animals #nature #naturelovers #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #natgeowild"
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  • The two brothers finished off a blue wildebeest kill and moved off to the closest waterhole to drink some water! 💦 (Image by @fnventer) #erindinamibia #erindi #malelion #drinkingwater #photographicsafari #Africa #lion #big5 #waterhole #exhaustion #fulltummy #wildebeest #wilderness #naturelovers #instawild #natgeowild

    erindinamibia: "The two brothers finished off a blue wildebeest kill and moved off to the closest waterhole to drink some water! 💦 (Image by @fnventer)
#erindinamibia #erindi #malelion #drinkingwater #photographicsafari #Africa #lion #big5 #waterhole #exhaustion #fulltummy #wildebeest #wilderness #naturelovers #instawild #natgeowild"
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  • We stopped to admire the beauty of this giraffe. Did you know the giraffe's scientific name, giraffa camelopardalis, comes from the ancient Greeks' belief that it looked like a camel wearing a leopard's coat? 🐫🐆 - - #giraffe #spotted #africangiraffe #beauty #erindi #erindinamibia #namibia #wilderness #adventure #wildlife #animals #nature #naturelovers #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #onlyinafrica

    erindinamibia: "We stopped to admire the beauty of this giraffe. Did you know the giraffe's scientific name, giraffa camelopardalis, comes from the ancient Greeks' belief that it looked like a camel wearing a leopard's coat? 🐫🐆
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#giraffe #spotted #africangiraffe #beauty #erindi #erindinamibia #namibia #wilderness #adventure #wildlife #animals #nature #naturelovers #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #onlyinafrica"
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  • “Sometimes, being with your best friend, is all the therapy you need” 🐘 (Image by GP Britz) - - #elephants #africanelephant #friends #erindi #erindinamibia #namibia #big5 #wilderness #adventure #wildlife #animals #nature #naturelovers #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #onlyinafrica

    erindinamibia: "“Sometimes, being with your best friend, is all the therapy you need” 🐘
(Image by GP Britz)
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#elephants #africanelephant #friends #erindi #erindinamibia #namibia #big5 #wilderness #adventure #wildlife #animals #nature #naturelovers #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #onlyinafrica"
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  • Two bulls are captured in the grip of death. A waterbuck will use their long curved horns as weapons when they need to defend their territories against dominant bulls. 💪 - - - #waterbuck #fight #horns #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #wildlife #animals #plainsgame #nature #naturelovers #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #onlyinafrica

    erindinamibia: "Two bulls are captured in the grip of death. A waterbuck will use their long curved horns as weapons when they need to defend their territories against dominant bulls. 💪
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#waterbuck #fight #horns #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #wildlife #animals #plainsgame #nature #naturelovers #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #onlyinafrica"
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  • Baby elephant seeking a bit of protection underneath this elephant cow from the hot afternoon sun ☀️ Amazing! (Image by @fnventer) #newborns #everybodylovesnewborns #elephant #afternoonsafari #happydays #africa #Erindinamibia

    erindinamibia: "Baby elephant seeking a bit of protection underneath this elephant cow from the hot afternoon sun ☀️ Amazing! (Image by @fnventer)
#newborns #everybodylovesnewborns #elephant #afternoonsafari #happydays #africa
#Erindinamibia"
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  • Lioness showing some teeth while she's taking a rest on a damwall (Image by @fnventer). #lionpride #afternoonsafari #erindi #cats #pride #waterhole #sunset #photographicsafari #Africa #erindinamibia #oldtraderslodge

    erindinamibia: "Lioness showing some teeth while she's taking a rest on a damwall (Image by @fnventer). #lionpride #afternoonsafari #erindi #cats #pride #waterhole #sunset #photographicsafari
#Africa #erindinamibia
#oldtraderslodge"
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  • Relaxing on the verandah of your chalet while the hippos roam freely around the waterhole is a mesmerizing experience. Feel perfectly at one with nature 🌳💦 (Image by @nadiaakester) - - #hippo #calf #mama #hippopotamus #waterhole #chalets #nature #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #onlyinafrica

    erindinamibia: "Relaxing on the verandah of your chalet while the hippos roam freely around the waterhole is a mesmerizing experience. Feel perfectly at one with nature 🌳💦
(Image by @nadiaakester)
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#hippo #calf #mama #hippopotamus #waterhole #chalets #nature #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #onlyinafrica"
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  • Kapokbos grows in dry climates of southern africa.There are 34 known species. In winter these plants bloom into flowers. The pretty fluffy seed heads look like cotton wool or snow, which explains its name - kapok means snow in Afrikaans. 🌨 - - #kapokbos #rosemary #herb #plant #botany #nature #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #onlyinafrica

    erindinamibia: "Kapokbos grows in dry climates of southern africa.There are 34 known species. In winter these plants bloom into flowers. The pretty fluffy seed heads look like cotton wool or snow, which explains its name - kapok means snow in Afrikaans. 🌨
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#kapokbos #rosemary #herb #plant #botany #nature #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #onlyinafrica"
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  • Is there anything more magical than seeing a herd of elephants enjoying the sunshine and having a drink at the waterhole? We think not. May these gentle giants continue to thrive for generations to come. 🐘 (Image by @goatriseley) - - #elephant #big5 #ellies #family #waterhole #animals #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica

    erindinamibia: "Is there anything more magical than seeing a herd of elephants enjoying the sunshine and having a drink at the waterhole? We think not. May these gentle giants continue to thrive for generations to come. 🐘
(Image by @goatriseley)
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#elephant #big5 #ellies #family #waterhole #animals #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica"
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  • This chestnut weaver is frantically building his nest to attract a female. They are expert architects, using available resources to craft their homes. 🌾 (Image by N.Britz) - - #chestnut #weaver #birds #birdworld #upsidedown #nest #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica

    erindinamibia: "This chestnut weaver is frantically building his nest to attract a female. They are expert architects, using available resources to craft their homes. 🌾
(Image by N.Britz)
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#chestnut #weaver #birds #birdworld #upsidedown #nest #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica"
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  • Three giant african bullfrogs surface above the water in ascending order. The member at the bottom of the pile must be strong, because bullfrogs can weigh up to 2 kg. 🐸 - - #bullfrog #african #giant #water #frogs #amphibians #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica

    erindinamibia: "Three giant african bullfrogs surface above the water in ascending order. The member at the bottom of the pile must be strong, because bullfrogs can weigh up to 2 kg. 🐸
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#bullfrog #african #giant #water #frogs #amphibians #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica"
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  • Even though they are the largest flightless birds, Ostriches can run at speeds up to 70 km/h. You better run fast if you upset one of them as they have a very powerful kick 💪 (Image by @nadiaakester) - - #ostrich #birds #birdworld #feathers #factfriday #friday #weekend #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica

    erindinamibia: "Even though they are the largest flightless birds, Ostriches can run at speeds up to 70 km/h. You better run fast if you upset one of them as they have a very powerful kick 💪
(Image by @nadiaakester)
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#ostrich #birds #birdworld #feathers #factfriday #friday #weekend #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica"
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  • Please drive cautiously, because there is a zebra crossing ahead. Animals get right of way. 😊 - - #zebra #crossing #animal #safety #road #drive #funny #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica

    erindinamibia: "Please drive cautiously, because there is a zebra crossing ahead. Animals get right of way. 😊
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#zebra #crossing #animal #safety #road #drive #funny #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica"
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  • Is there anything more majestic than a leopard on a rock surveying the landscape with a purple sky backdrop? It makes for one dramatic moment. This is what we live for! 🐆🌄 (Image by N.de Woronin) - - #leopard #rock #view #sky #purple #dramatic #backdrop #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica

    erindinamibia: "Is there anything more majestic than a leopard on a rock surveying the landscape with a purple sky backdrop? It makes for one dramatic moment. This is what we live for! 🐆🌄
(Image by N.de Woronin)
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#leopard #rock #view #sky #purple #dramatic #backdrop #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica"
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  • On World Lion Day we reflect on the growth of the Erindi lion population. We started introducing lions into our reserve in 2005. Today Erindi is home to the largest male lion on record in Namibia. We do everything we can to protect and promote this incredible feline species. 🦁🐾 - - - #lion #worldlionday #wildcats #bigcats #big5 #international #game #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica

    erindinamibia: "On World Lion Day we reflect on the growth of the Erindi lion population. We started introducing lions into our reserve in 2005. Today Erindi is home to the largest male lion on record in Namibia. We do everything we can to protect and promote this incredible feline species. 🦁🐾
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#lion #worldlionday #wildcats #bigcats #big5 #international #game #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica"
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  • There is nothing sweeter in the Namibian wilderness than these little plains game species, the damara dik-dik. Those eyes can melt hearts. 💚 - - - #damara #dikdik #antelope #buck #plains #game #bigeyes #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica

    erindinamibia: "There is nothing sweeter in the Namibian wilderness than these little plains game species, the damara dik-dik. Those eyes can melt hearts. 💚
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#damara #dikdik #antelope #buck #plains #game #bigeyes #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica"
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  • A pack of wild dogs feed on their newest kill, while an elephant is spectator to the entire performance. Great framing by our photographer. 🐾🐘 (Image by GP Britz) - - #elephant #wilddog #mealtime #catchoftheday #picoftheday #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica

    erindinamibia: "A pack of wild dogs feed on their newest kill, while an elephant is spectator to the entire performance. Great framing by our photographer. 🐾🐘
(Image by GP Britz)
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#elephant #wilddog #mealtime #catchoftheday #picoftheday #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari #onlyinafrica"
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  • There is nothing more inspiring than seeing a gentle giant in their natural habitat. Game viewing is our speciality. Come visit us to fulfill your animal sighting wishlist 🐘🌿 - - #elephant #bigfive #gentlegiant #gamedrive #animal #wishlist #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari

    erindinamibia: "There is nothing more inspiring than seeing a gentle giant in their natural habitat. Game viewing is our speciality. Come visit us to fulfill your animal sighting wishlist 🐘🌿
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#elephant #bigfive #gentlegiant #gamedrive #animal #wishlist #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari"
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  • A vulture takes off suddenly from his perch. Probably just noticed his next meal 🐭 (Image by GP Britz) - - #vulture #birdworld #predator #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari

    erindinamibia: "A vulture takes off suddenly from his perch. Probably just noticed his next meal 🐭
(Image by GP Britz)
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#vulture #birdworld #predator #erindi #erindinamibia #wilderness #nature #naturelovers #wildlife #naturegram #travel #gamereserve #privatesafari #travelphotography #natureconservation #explore #natgeowild #africanamazing #instatravel #ourplanetdaily #bestnatureshot #travelafrica #photosafari #allnatureshots #africansafari"
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