The Limpopo Province in South Africa is home to many Limpopo Game Reserves and National Parks, offering superb game viewing and safari activities.
View our Limpopo Safari Guide articles to find the best safari areas.
With its vast areas of bushveld wilderness accustomed by an abundance of wildlife species, the Northernmost Province of South Africa, Limpopo is the perfect destination for wildlife and nature enthusiasts. The Limpopo province is predominantly an agricultural society, as a result that large areas still remain uninfluenced by human development.
The Waterberg area
Nestled in the magnificent Waterberg Mountain Range in the Limpopo Province, the Waterberg District is an ideal escape where the restless traveller can relax and take delight in the distinct natural beauty of Limpopo's bushveld savannahs and its wealthy wildlife heritage.
Game and Nature Reserves in the Waterberg Region
- Marakele National Park
- Mabule National Reserve
- Ben Alberts Nature Reserve
- Waterberg Wilderness Reserve
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The Soutpansberg area lies in northern border of the Limpopo Province across the north-west, and the northern. One of the most significant geographical features of the Soutpansberg region is the Limpopo River, which constitutes South Africa's northern border. The western part of this region is bordered by rocky spines of the gallant Soutpansberg (salt pan mountain) range.
Game and Nature Reserves in the Soutpansberg Area
- Blouberg Nature Reserve
- Wonderkop Nature Reserve
- Soutpansberg Conservancy Areea
Limpopo Lowveld Region
An oasis within South Africa's Big Five countryside surrounded by the world famous Kruger National Park, the Private Game and Nature Reserves in this area are magnificent and offer unbeatable wildlife viewing and safari adventures
. The reserves border the Kruger Park and are the ideal base for exploring South Africa's wildlife and safari opportunities. There are also specialized breeding farms and sanctuaries for Africa's endangered wildlife.
Nature Reserves in the Lowveld Regions
Sabi Sands is one of the most luxurious reserves in South Africa, it borders Kruger National Park and falls in the Lowfeld Regions, Some of the nature reserves the Sabi Sands conservation area:
- Mala Mala Game Reserve
- Thornybush Game Reserve
- Ulusaba Nature Reserve
- Elephant Plains
Central and Northern Section of Limpopo
Kruger National Park
In the heart of the Lowveld region in the Limpopo Province is a wildlife area like no other, the atmosphere is so distinct that anyone fortunate enough to explore this great outdoor spectacle and the vastness and unpredictability of the wildlife here, will begin to truly appreciate Africa's quality wildlife and nature.
One of the largest game reserves in the world, The Kruger National Park, is larger than the size of many small countries across the globe. It is nearly two million hectares of dry and wetlands that stretch for more than 20 000 square kilometers. Kruger National Park and surrounding private game reserves near Kruger
offer the best wildlife viewing and safari adventures, hard to find anywhere else in the world. A wildlife experience in South Africa's most loved wildlife park is indescribable.
The Kruger National Park has various nature and game reserves within its area and all under the central and northern section of limpopo, South Africa.