The private game reserves of the Mpumalanga Province offer a quality game viewing experience. In an open vehicle, game drives will take you off road to ensure best sightings of African’s big 5, as well as many other species of wildlife. Night drives by spotlight reveal some shy nocturnal animals and often result in a thrilling and unforgettable experience. Listen to the calls of Wild Africa under starry skies, while being hosted and enjoying the services of a personal guide, tracker, hostess and support staff.
The Kruger National Park, renowned for one of Africa’s largest wildlife sanctuaries, offers some of the best game viewing in the world. It covers two million hectares of land, with a great diversity of wildlife, boasting 149 mammals, (including the big 5) and over 480 species of birds. Experience the vast tracts of virgin land and scenic views, in a place where you will lose track of time.
Kruger has many rest camps and offers visitors a wide variety of accommodation, ranging from thatched huts, to fully contained and private family cottages. Night drives and guided walks can also be arranged. Book well in advance.
You will also have the opportunity to appreciate or purchase some of their arts and crafts, while visiting some local craft centers. Visits to world famous archaeological sites including fossilized ape-man, estimated at 3 million years old, dinosaur fossils, prehistoric foot prints, gold and iron smelting, dating back to 1300 and 1250 AD., and an assortment of ruins and cultures from many different ages. The San Bushman religious rock art will take you to breath taking views and scenery that will give you and appreciation for their respect of life and creation.