Waterberg Biosphere can be found in North Limpopo Province South Africa and consists of a mountainous massif with a dry deciduous forest and Bushveld ecosystem. Savanna, shaded cliff vegetation and riparian zone habitat are sub-habitats within the biosphere. UNESCO named it a Biosphere Reserve, one of 5 in South Africa and over 500 worldwide. The Waterberg reserve which is a archaeological, cultural and biological treasure serves as a water reservoir for this arid region.
Waterberg is a picturesque South African safari destination that can be accessed by road or air. Waterberg can serve as a base destination to travel to other parts of the African wilderness including quick access to Johannesburg and Botswana. Spectacular views of the rolling hills, valleys, gorges and natural water features can be enjoyed. The natural wonders can be explored on exciting game viewing excursions. Some indigenous mammals to be found in this area is the white rhino, giraffe, warthog, lion, hyena, leopard,impala, blue wildebeest and kudu.
The Waterberg area is well known for its archaeological finds dating to the Stone Age as well as evolutionary finds related to the origin of humans. There are also ruins of several Iron Age settlements and Bushmen rock paintings at Lapalala within the Waterberg. Waterberg accommodation is offered at luxury lodges in Limpopo. Activities in Waterberg includes game drives in specialised safari vehicles, mountain biking trails and bushwalking adventures.
See below for Waterberg safari lodges in Limpopo, South Africa.
Ant's Nest Safari Lodge is the ideal retreat in which to enjoy being with friends or family or on honeymoon in the malaria-free Waterberg area of South Africa....more
Dreaming of an exclusive African holiday? This Limpopo safari lodge in South Africa is in the malaria-free Waterberg area. Guests have the reserve and lodge all to themselves, it is fully staffed and visitors will be delighted with the attentive service...more
Kwafubesi Tented Camp is located in the malaria-free Waterberg region of Limpopo in South Africa, and offers a host of exciting game activities and the opportunity to relax....more
Leeuwenhof is a small romantic country lodge situated in the Waterberg Mountains, amidst abundant blessings of nature. All the bedrooms at this Limpopo accommodation have a garden entrance...more
Mabula Game Lodge is a Limpopo game lodge, which is set against a magnificent backdrop of lush, green mountainous vegetation and is located...more
This malaria-free safari lodge in the Waterberg Area is a masterpiece of stone and glass. Marataba is tucked away in a private concession within the malaria-free Marakele National Park which is home to Big Five game....more
For an exhilarating weekend getaway or a corporate safari adventure, Monate Conservation Lodge, a South Africa safari Lodge in Limpopo is the ideal...more
Situated in a malaria-free game reserve in Limpopo, Zebula offers a superb bush, golf and spa destination. Enjoy an Elephant interaction in South Africa...more
Witwater is a game reserve in the scenic malaria free Waterberg, Limpopo Province. It is an easy 2-hour drive from Pretoria, South Africa. The 5 star Witwater Lodge is set on the banks of the lush...more
Embrace a true African experience in comfort, style, and luxury. Crisp white cotton linen and dark wood finishes create the perfect ambience. The tented camps offer king size colonial style units...more