HOW TO GET TO GHAM DHAO LODGE
Evolve Back Gham Dhao Lodge has its own private airstrip licensed to a maximum of 5700 kg, making it easily accessible within Botswana. We strongly recommend that all guests use the air route to reach the Evolve Back Gham Dhao Lodge. Our lodge is a short and scenic 50-minute flight from Maun & we are happy to arrange your air transfers through our accredited vendor. While we are happy to arrange your air transfers, you can also choose to fly through accredited tour operators. If you choose an air charter, please contact us for prior permission to land on the airstrip. The nearest airport is at Maun.
Due to the rugged and desolate nature of the roads, we do not encourage you to drive to the lodge. However, if you choose to do so, using a 4x4 vehicle is a must.
Nearest Village – Rakops (one hour 45-minute drive)
Nearest Town – Maun (three - and - a - half hours drive)
FROM SOUTH AFRICA
Via Rakops - Turn off 23kms past the Rakops tower (Do not take the Central Kalahari Game Reserve Turn off which is just past the Rakops turn off) - Turn left at the Gham Dhao Lodge signboard and follow the cut line for +/- 75 km ( You pass through Kuke Corner Veterinary gate).
Please take note that Mopipi is the last trustworthy fuel supply, where there is diesel and unleaded petrol. Your next fuel stop is Maun.
Take the tar toad towards Maun - Turn right directly after the Kuke Veterinary fence and drive along the cutline fence towards the east - Follow 2 spoor sand road adjacent to Central Kalahari Game Reserve for 130 km to the Gham Dhao Lodge signboard on your left.
Follow the road to Makalamabedi - Turn off +/- 52 km from Maun. Turn right before the Makalamabedi Veterinary fence and see the Gham Dhao Lodge signboard - Continue through the Veterinary Fence Gate and turn sharp right passed the Police base and carry on along the fence line up to the Phefodifoka gate. - Enter through the Phefodifoka gate and follow the fence line until you find the Gham Dhao Lodge sign - Turn right at the Gham Dhao Lodge sign.
Kindly do not hesitate to reach out to us - no request is too great or details too small. We are always at your service and would be pleased to assist you and address any concerns & questions that you may have.
HEAD OFFICE (BANGALORE)
EVOLVE BACK RESORTS
C/o Orange County Resorts & Hotels Ltd.
1st Floor, Ramapuram House,
11 Richmond Road
Bangalore - 560025