The Selinda Reserve
This 320,000-acre concession in northern Botswana includes three safari camps, the best of which is Zarafa ($1,035 to $1,484 per person), a refined four-tent outpost on the banks of a lagoon. Selinda is home to lions, wild dogs, and approximately 9,000 elephants, and is at the heart of Great Plains’ plans to create a sprawling sanctuary for the pachyderms. Accommodations Tents. Recreation Activities at the reserve include 4x4 safaris and overnight canoe excursions. Rates Selinda Camp, from $610 to $928 per person, per night.