Truly an Incredible Experience You’ll Never Forget
You will view game at sunrise and sunset from open safari vehicles, accompanied by a professional game ranger and skilled Shangaan tracker.
Radio contact brings you reports of the latest game sightings, increasing your chance of spotting the ‘Big 5’. The private lodges adjacent to Kruger have well-earned reputations for excellent wildlife viewing experiences… which translates into a photographer’s paradise!
Some of the common species seen on a regular basis: elephant, lion, buffalo, giraffe, crocodile, zebra, hyena and, of course, the ever present birdlife and antelope species. Leopard sightings, although generally a challenge throughout Africa, are becoming common at Kruger. It is also quite possible one will see cheetah, rhino, wild dog and some of the very rare species such as genet and pangolin!
The safari vehicles in South Africa are open-air, which allows for maximum game viewing for all seated participants.
The afternoon game drives typically return to the lodge after sunset, which allows for some nighttime game watching. Your tracker, assisted by a powerful hand light, will search for nocturnal species through the light reflecting off their eyes. This is the epitome of safari excitement! Aside from the daily morning and afternoon game drives, participants will have a chance to see nature close-up during mid-day walking safaris. These are escorted by your
Professional game ranger and are meant to introduce guests to the smaller denizens of the bush. It can be great fun to learn tracking skills and how to identify animal spoor. Your guide will also point out important flora of the area and explain how the locals use it for medicinal and household purposes.
Wrapping up your marvelous holiday in the bush, enjoy the Kapama Wellness Centre, which is surrounded by stillness and sweeping bushveld, taking safari spa treatments to new heights. Considered one of the finest safari spas in Africa, the six sumptuous treatment rooms are arranged around a generous central lap pool that evokes a sense of calm.