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Impalilo Magic

Had awesome trip...boys caught many Tiger Fish....landed a few...but released. Rooms have awesome... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2016
June H
The History and Location of This Small Island Challenge Its Inhabitants

The island is at the east end of Namibia's Caprivi Strip, between Botswana and Zambia, and is a... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2015
Carefree, Arizona
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

Impalila Island was amazing. Cruises on Zambezi & Chobe were perfect! It is in a perfect setting to view birds, the Chobe NP coast & to stop for lunch at The Raft!

Thank pshurd
Reviewed 23 November 2017

We were traveling to chose savanna lodge and had to go through the Namibia border located in this island. The service was amazing and fast on the way there and back!

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

Our only experience here was walking to the immigration office from the boat but is was peaceful and safe.

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Reviewed 25 March 2017

An island on the eastern tip of Namibia. About 12km in length and 6km in width. It has about 30 villages and an airport. You will see a 2000 year old baobab tree. A risky climb up the tree and when you reach the top,...More

1  Thank Travelbug2170
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Had awesome trip...boys caught many Tiger Fish....landed a few...but released. Rooms have awesome view of rapids...Food great....trip to Big Baobab a must

1  Thank June H
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Beautiful and tranquil! lots of bird life, hippos and crocodiles, and tiger fish jumping into the boat! come here for and awesome getaway.

1  Thank 413march
Reviewed 13 November 2015

The island is at the east end of Namibia's Caprivi Strip, between Botswana and Zambia, and is a result as well as victim of colonial history. Today, its residents are trying to develop a tourist economy which will provide employment for more of its population,...More

2  Thank AJandMR
Reviewed 4 November 2015

We wanted to see this village where people had to use their passports to cross to Botswana to buy their food. Climbing off the boat we were struck with the heat, 39°C, hard dark stone, walking through the trees which provide no shade as they...More

1  Thank Wizak
Reviewed 8 October 2015

This tiny island in the Caprivi Strip is a gem. The villages are tiny, but there is definite progress: a paved road is planned for spring 2016, electricity is promised, the health clinic next to the school is thriving.

Thank Tenighir
Reviewed 2 September 2015

This wonderful island steeped with history of South Africa, Angola, Namibia and Zimbabwe, we experienced a wonderful tour of the island and villages and when climbing the baobab tree could see all 4 countries.

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13 October 2018|
Response from pshurd | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I can only speak for the Kaza Lodge where we stayed. We were with a Tour Company, but I know that Kaza Safari Lodge provides their own transportation from Kasane immigration building. It was a lovely lodge & the tours... More