Limpopo game reserves are comprised of remote, pristine bushveld which abounds African wildlife. Home to the northern part of the legendary Kruger National Park, Limpopo in South Africa is rich in African wildlife and cultural history.
Here you have different accommodation types to choose from, such as luxury lodges, African Style tents and even tree houses. Each lodge or campoffers you a choice of game viewing activities including day and night game drives, bush walks, horseback and elephant back safaris, while other lodges also offer spa facilities where you can unwind and enjoy a revitalising massage.
Limpopo Game ReservesEntabeni Game Reserve
boasts 5 different ecosystems offering fascinating landscapes with wide open grassland, wetlands, ravines and crags which are home to a diverse number of birds.
Waterberg Game Reserve
offers stunning views of surrounding hills, valleys and natural streams. It is ideal for those who enjoy nature walks and mountain biking.
Welgevonden Game Reserve
is situated in the scenic range of the malaria-free Waterberg Mountains and is home to the Big Five, and is renowned for its many Rhinos.
Family Holiday Safaris
Limpopo offers a variety of family friendly safari lodges with children's activities ranging from game drives and bush walks to a games room. Many lodges offer kiddies menus.
At Ants Nest
, children can learn about the wild while on horseback or out on game drives. Children under 6 years can enjoy their own activities such as bug and spoor walks.
Makalali Game Lodge
offers a 2 day mini-rangers course for children aged 6 - 15 years, based on game drives and activities in and around the camp.
Limpopo Safari Accommodation
Ranging from luxury suites to African style tents, each lodge offers wonderful service and has friendly staff. Easy access to modern safari lodges is offered by the excellent infrastructure throughout the different reserves in Limpopo.
Limpopo Safari Activities
Horseback safaris for the whole family.While on safari in Limpopo, you can enjoy game viewing from the comfort of a 4x4 vehicle or go on game walks with experienced guides, but you are not limited to these safari activities, as some lodges also offer horseback safaris for the whole family or unforgettable Elephant interaction safaris
at Zebula Lodge.
The Evening Game Drive
Evening game drive. There is nothing like driving into the sunset while on an evening game drive in Limpopo. It is an experience you will never forget. Your safari guide might stop half way through your safari for sundowners and you can enjoy watching the nocturnal animals coming down to the waterhole to drink.
Safari for the Gourmand
Many Limpopo safari lodges are known for their attention to food. Like Mabula aor Pondoro Game lodges whose world-class cuisine and variety of unusual dining venues gives you the choice of dining in a romantic candle-lit boma dinner under the star studded sky, accompanied by the rhythmic beat of traditional dancers.
The region has an abundant archeological heritage, with many diverse artefacts found, some of which date back to the Stone Age. Most Limpopo safari lodges such as Makobeng Farm lodge offer tours to view rock paintings and well-known archeological sites.
Top 5 Things To Do And Places To See
- Welgevonden Private Game Reserve
- Safaris in open vehicles or walking safaris
- Artefacts and San rock art
- Cultural interpretations
- Elephant Back Safaris