Places in South Africa

South Africa, a country on the southernmost tip of the African continent, has many well-known game reserves such as Kruger National Park, Sabi Sand Private Game Reserve of which most have the big five. See below safari accommodation in South Africa.

1 Full Day Kruger Safari Excursion

Revel in a guided full day wildlife safari in Kruger National Park, the game reserve that has the greatest diversity of wildlife in South Africa....more

3 Day Classic Kruger Safari Package

Do you have limited time, but want to go on a safari holiday? Then our 3 Day Classic Safari Tour Package is the answer. Let an expert guide help you decode...more

4 Day Classic Kruger Safari Package

From the magic of a Chameleon to the mighty roar of a Lion, our 4 day Classic Safari Package allows you to discover the diverse animals of the Kruger...more

50 year anniversary celebrated at Lower Sabie

Mr and Mrs C Griesel decided to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at Lower Sabie Camp. “We felt Lower Sabie's peaceful atmosphere and friendly...more

A black rhino for Karoo National Park

A five year-old male black rhino has been reintroduced into the Karoo National Park. The rhino came from a privately owned reserve in a landmark...more

A Green Affair - Classic Kruger Safari Package

The classic safari package includes a 2-night stay at an environmentally-friendly Kruger Park Safari Lodge. Embark on twice-daily game drives...more

Adventurer Getaway - Classic Tented Kruger Park Safari Package

Our Classic 3-day Tented Kruger Park Safari Package is perfect if you want to enjoy an authentic Kruger Park safari at an affordable price...more

Alf Roberts

One such reminder is on the Crocodile River, and is known to be Alf Roberts' trade store. Today its site is marked by a couple of mounds and a few broken...more

Anatomy of a Lion Kill

Kruger National Park Lion Kill - Lions hunt either alone or in prides. In collaborative hunts, it is usually the lioness who initiates the kill. Lions...more

Ancient Kruger Park History

Kruger National Park embodies not only the spirit of wild Africa, but is a window into the world that gave birth to humanity itself. Kruger Park History...more


Most of Africa's herbivores can be classified as either grazers of grass or browsers of leaves off trees. Some animals, like the elephant and impala, do...more

Balule Private Camp

Balule Camp's rustic atmosphere will appeal to the independent, die-hard camper who enjoys a close-to-nature experience. Balule Camp provides rustic...more

Baobab Hill Bush House

Escape to Baobab Hill Bush House in Makuleke Contract Park, northern Kruger National Park, for a tranquil and secluded South African safari....more

Bateleur Bushveld Camp

Bateleur Camp is the oldest as well as the smallest of the bush-veld camps and has two nearby water holes ensuring game viewing excellence. It is not...more

Berg-en-Dal Rest Camp

Berg en Dal Rest camp, Kruger National Park offers accommodation set within natural bush and the gardens planted with flowering shrubs and aloes, leaving...more

Best time to visit Kruger National Park

Find out when is the best time to visit Kruger National Park in South Africa. Game-viewing in Kruger Park is best in winter but some visitors prefer the...more

Birders Paradise - Northern Kruger Safari

Experience a tranquil Kruger Park safari in a remote location away from the crowds. Embark on thrilling game drives in a untouched Big 5...more

Biyamiti Bushveld Camp

Wooded, cosy and luxurious, Biyamiti lies close to the old trade-route where Ox-wagons once cut their way through the bushveld on their way to the coast...more

Boulders Bush Lodge

The absence of perimeter fences will not deter you as you rest in style at Boulders Bush Lodge's raised cottages enjoying a view of the nearby...more

Bring The Whole Family on a Kruger Safari

This family package offers an exclusive and private getaway in the central Kruger Park at a fully catered and staffed family safari lodge. Guests receive...more

Camp Shawu

This adventure camp offers guests a range of activities and elegant Kruger National Park accommodation in comfortable suites on the edge of a dam....more

Camp Shonga

This lodge is an intimate bush lodge situated in the pristine bush at the foothills of the Lebombo Mountains in a private concession of the Kruger...more

Canvas Dreams - Premier Kruger Safari Package

This luxury South African safari package in Kruger Park offers the romance of a bygone era with good wildlife sightings and luxury tented safari accommodation...more

Children on Safari - A Family Holiday in Kruger Park

Parents and children in Kruger Park can enjoy a wonderful family safari holiday. Here you find advise on the best routes, activities and accommodation...more

Classic Kruger Park Wildlife and Culture Safari Package

This 5-day Classic Kruger Wildlife & Culture Safari is the perfect Kruger Park safari for those who want to experience the wonderful wildlife and rich traditional culture...more

Classic Under Canvas - Classic Tented Safari Package

This 3 day Classic Under Canvas Safari Package is based on a 2 night stay in one of the prime game viewing areas of Kruger National Park...more

Conservation Fees, Kruger National Park

Every visitor to the Kruger National Park will pay a conservation fee for every day spent inside the Park. Only by contributing to conservation can funds...more

Crocodile Bridge Rest Camp

Just a stone's throw from the Mozambican border and Maputo, Crocodile Bridge Camp is rich in local history and is the best half-way house you could wish...more

Day Visitors Information

Kruger National Park has many day visitor areas and there are also many picnic spots and rest stops throughout the park. A detailed map is available...more

Decadence in the Bush - Premier Kruger Safari Package

Our 3 day Bush Decadence Package is based on a 2 night stay at a Premier Safari Lodge in Kruger Park. Expect only the best at this lodge during...more

Discover the South - Premier Southern Kruger Safari Package

This 3 day safari package is based on a 2 night stay at a luxury safari lodge in the game-rich southern section of Kruger National Park. Luxurious...more

Drive from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park

The drive from Johannesburg International Airport to Kruger National Park is 4 to 5 hours long, which can be seen as tiresome, but this is South Africa...more

Early Stone Age

Using clues left behind over the millennia, we can trace our history in southern Africa from the very beginnings of human development, some 2.5 million...more

Elephant Interactions in Hazyview

A visit to this Elephant Sanctuary on the banks of the Sabie River in Hazyview will take you on an unforgettable journey. Here you will have...more

Engelhard Dam

The Engelhard Dam is a large concrete weir in the Letaba River, east of the Letaba Restcamp, and is named for an American millionaire businessman...more

Exceptional Opulence - Luxury Kruger Safari Package

This 3 Day Exceptional Opulence Package is based on a small and secluded Kruger Park Premier Safari Lodge and is focused on offering guests the ultimate...more

Experience African Culture - Cultural and Wildlife

This 3 day cultural package offers a combination of getting close to wild animals in the legendary Kruger Park and interacting with the Shangaan people...more

Experience it All - Classic Panorama Route and Kruger Park Safari

Experience it all on this self-drive Panorama Route and Kruger Park Safari - embark on thrilling game drives, exchange trunk greeting...more

Explore Culture in Style - Kruger Safari Package

Our 5 day Explore in Style package is based on a 4 night stay in the Kruger Park at 2 different lodges. The focus is on game viewing and...more

Explore Kruger - Classic Tented Kruger Park Safari Package

Our Classic 4 Day Tented Kruger Park Safari is ideal if you are looking for an authentic and affordable guided safari to the Kruger National Park...more

Family Matters | Kruger Park Family Getaway

This family safari package offers a glorious 2 night stay in the south eastern Kruger Park. Enjoy all the trimmings with either a self-drive or fly-in...more

Family Travel: A Legacy of Memories

Spending time in a car on a long journey across the country does not always have to be a nightmare experience, instead it might be a time for family...more

Field Guide Trail Guide Training Course

The course is structured to maximize the practical experience of our students in the bush. Each day allows for hours of time spent in the field...more

Fitzpatricks Lodge at Jock

This child-friendly accommodation is an ideal family safari lodge. It is situated on a private concession on the banks of the Biyamiti River, in the south west of the Kruger National Park....more

Forget Usain Bolt, Meet the Fastest Creature on Land - the Cheetah

Beautiful, majestic, agile and incredibly fast; a sighting of a Cheetah while on an African safari is an achievement seldom succeeded in and often longed...more

Friends and Family Getaway to Kruger

Take yourself and a bunch of friends, or family out to discover the adventure and wildlife experiences in an area renowned for its scenic beauty...more

Getting The Spark Back - Romantic Spa and Kruger Safari Getaway

This 3 day Kruger Park package is simply superb for couples in need of a romantic getaway. Discover shared experiences and togetherness...more

Golfing in Kruger Park at Skukuza Golf Course

Skukuza golf course is the only Kruger Park golf course located in the park itself. It is a 72par, nine-hole, 18-tee course a few kilometres from Skukuza...more

Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park

The Kruger National Park is the largest game reserve in South Africa. It is roughly the same size as Israel or Wales, and covers some 20,000 square...more

Hamiltons Tented Camp

This Tented Camp is a special well-kept secret in the Mluwati concession in Kruger National Park offering guests a colonial style safari experience with...more

Harold Trollope

Malelane Restcamp has a hut named for Harold Trollope, a big game hunter and one of the original owners of the Camelthorn Reserve, who was actively...more

Hemingways Journeys - Out of Africa Safari Experience

This 3 day Out of Africa Kruger Park safari reminds you of an African adventure described by Hemingway and provides a unique South African safari...more

History and Geography of Kruger National Park

The Big Five Game Reserve known as the Kruger National Park is South Africa's largest and second oldest safari park, spanning over 19 455 km2across both...more

Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre

The Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre concentrates on the conservation of rare, vulnerable or endangered animals with emphasis on the Cheetah. Tours...more

Hoyo Hoyo Safari Lodge

This cultural lodge in Kruger Park offers guests the chance to experience the local Tsonga culture and enjoy excellent game viewing while staying in...more

Imbali Safari Lodge

This safari lodge offers couples a romantic safari getaway in 12 elegant suites which are situated along a scenic stretch of river in a private...more

Important Notice - Introduction of Exit Permits

As of October 2006, a Kruger National Park Exit Permit has been introduced. All guests of the South African National Parks must be in possession of a valid exit permit...more


The Indians were relatively late arrivals in South Africa but their influence and contribution have played a great role in the history of this African country. Of the nearly one million Indians...more

JH Orpen

JH Orpen, a surveyor and member of the National Parks Board helped sponsor boreholes for the park. His wife Eileen bought up seven farms immediately...more

Jock of The Bushveld Luxury Kruger Safari

Our 3 day Jock of the Bushveld package is based on a 2 night stay at a private luxury safari lodge in Kruger Park. The package is ideal for a wide...more

Jock Safari Lodge

Jock Safari Lodge offers guests the experience of an old world safari in the southern area of Kruger National Park....more

Joe Ludorf

Plaques were clearly a popular means of commemoration, as can be attested by the Joe Ludorf plaque (at Napi Kop). Ludorf was a staunch nationalist...more


Johannesburg is the most powerful commercial centre on the African continent. Johannesburg generates 16% of South Africa's GDP and employs 12% of the national workforce....more

Kaapsehoop Horse Trails and Kruger Park Safari

On the Kaapsehoop horse safari, you get the best of a Kruger National Park Open Vehicle Safari combined with Wilderness Horse Riding Adventure...more

Kids Elephant Adventure - Kruger Family Elephant Encounter

This 4 Day Kids Elephant Adventure Package is a fun filled self-drive safari holiday for the whole family. Let the kids delight in an Elephant encounter...more

Kruger - Into the Future

With its vast area and investment potential the Kruger Park has become a battleground for politicians and business people alike, who all want a share of...more

Kruger - This Ancient Land

The Kruger National Park in South Africa, like other wilderness reserves in Africa, is renowned for its wildlife, but recently the rhythm of ancient...more

Kruger Hotel Safari with Panorama Route Tour

This 4-day Kruger Hotel Safari with Panorama Route Tour is for those who want to stay in a hotel-type setting but still want to do a guided Kruger safari...more

Kruger in Style - Exclusive Safari Package

Our 7 day Kruger in Style Package is based on a 6 night stay with 2 nights spent at each of 3 specially selected luxury and premium lodges...more

Kruger Memorial

Naturally, Paul Kruger is, himself, memorialised at the Park, both with the Kruger Monument (at the Kruger Gate), and the Kruger memorial tablet. The...more

Kruger National Park Birding Guide

A Guide to Kruger Park birds and birding in Kruger National Park. Generally camps and waterholes are the best places for bird-watching and late summer...more

Kruger Park - A Place for All

The Kruger National Park is one of Africa's greatest wildlife sanctuaries and is quite easily the most accessible and varied of any park, with something...more

Kruger Park - Beauty in Silence

The vast game rich landscapes of Kruger speak of an ancient land with a rhythm that can be experienced by all who choose to send time alone in one of the...more

Kruger Park - Berg en Dal Loop (S110)

The drive to Berg-en-Dal (S110) takes you into the granite koppie region of the south, where you will be surrounded by some of the oldest rocks in the...more

Kruger Park - Biyamiti (S114), Bume (S26) and Randspruit (H5) Roads

A more scenic alternative from Crocodile River Road is to drive towards Bume Road (S26). This region is defined by low hills with rough and sandy soil on...more

Kruger Park - Kanniedood Dam (S50)

Kanniedood Dam is situated southeast from Shingwedzi Camp on the S50. This drive is one of the best in northern Kruger as it follows the Shingwedzi River...more

Kruger Park - Letaba Game Viewing Routes

Letaba is one of the most delightful camps in the Park. It offers spectacular views of the Letaba Rive, prolific bird life and a few tame bushbuck that...more

Kruger Park - Lower Sabie Game Viewing Routes

Lower Sabie Rest Camp is the perfect base from which to see game and birds in southern Kruger National Park. The camp overlooks Lower Sabie Dam...more

Kruger Park - Mahogany Loop (S99)

The Mahogany Loop is about 20 kilometres (12.4 miles) long and is named after the pod Mahogany tree which can be found throughout the area. On this route...more

Kruger Park - Masorini to Mopane Camp (H14)

The Mopani Phalaborwa Road (H14) passes through Shikumba Mountain. This mountain used to be occupied by the same 19th century iron making communities...more

Kruger Park - Mopani Camp Game Viewing Routes

Mopani is a recently built camp that has thatched buildings which blend into the bushveld surroundings. The only disadvantage is that Mopani is not...more

Kruger Park - Mphongolo Loop (S56)

The Mpholongolo Loop is an imperative route to take if you are traveling between Shingwedzi and Punda Maria. The Mpholongolo Loop offers one of the best...more

Kruger Park - Numbi Gate Game Viewing Routes

Numbi Gate is one of the loveliest entrances to the Kruger Park because its higher altitude gives one a sweeping vista over the lowveld to the east and...more

Kruger Park - Nwatimhiri Road (S21)

Nwatimhiri Road (S21) traverses along Nwatimhiri River past Siyalu Koppie (341m), and onto Nhlotini and the Nwatimhiri pans. Black and white Rhino...more

Kruger Park - Nyala Drive (S64)

Nyala Drive is to the right of the H1-8 (the main road between the Luvuvhu River and Punda Maria). There is a good chance of spotting Nyala, Eland, Kudu...more

Kruger Park - Olifants Game Viewing Routes

Oliphants Camp offers the most breathtaking river views similar to that of Letaba. A delightful restaurant, cafe and verandah sit on top of a cliff and...more

Kruger Park - Pafuri Gate Game Viewing Routes

Pafuri is easily accessible from Johannesburg (about 6 and a half hours), but Punda Maria gate is the usual option for visitors coming from the south...more

Kruger Park - Phabeni and Paul Kruger Gates

Phabeni Gate is the best way to get into Skukuza from Gauteng. Phabeni Gate was constructed in 2002 to ease entrance into the Park for people coming from...more

Kruger Park - Phalaborwa Gate Game Viewing Routes

Phalaborwa Gate offers an interesting landscape; granite stands forms a series of kloppies that have been used as navigational landmarks for centuries...more

Kruger Park - Pretoriuskop and Surrounds

Pretoriuskop is the oldest camp in Kruger National Park, and the only one that contains non-indigenous plants. The nice temperatures of Pretoriuskop...more

Kruger Park - Punda Maria and Pafuri Gates

The far north of Kruger is indeed a unique place due to its geological features. Punda Maria is the most accessible entrance to the Pafuri area of the...more

Kruger Park - Red Rocks Loop (S52)

This route traces the Shingwedzi River into the Mopane woodlands. It can also be reached through the main road to Mopane which runs parallel to the...more

Kruger Park - Satara Game Viewing Routes

Satara offers good Lion viewing due to its abundance of game and water. Sightings of Lion are likely on any of the roads that lead to the camp...more

Kruger Park - Shingwedzi Game Viewing Routes

Shingwedzi provides a rugged, bushveld atmosphere. It is situated close to 3 major rivers. This camp offers panoramic views over the floodplains of...more

Kruger Park - Skukuza and Surrounds

Skukuza is the capital and biggest camp of Kruger National Park. Skukuza is perfect for the first time visitor to Kruger Park; at Skukuza you can learn...more

Kruger Park - The Timbavati Road (S39)

This is one of the best routes in the Park. Get to see the famous White Lion of Kruger drinking at the Leeubron waterhole or keep an eye out for the...more

Kruger Park - Voortrekker Road (H2 - 2)

The Voortrekker Road (H2-2) descends from the mountainous Pretoriuskop sourveld into the rolling hills of mixed bushwillow woodland. If you want to get...more

Kruger Park Easter Holidays

Our Siyabona Destination specialists can help you plan your perfect holiday in Kruger National Park over the Easter Holidays. Have a look at these Plan...more

Kruger Park Freedom Day Weekend

The Freedom Day Weekend (27 April) is the ideal time to enjoy a relaxing break in the Kruger National Park. Many people take advantage of the long...more

Kruger Park History - Forefathers of Kruger

An overview of some of Kruger National Park's forefathers including Paul Kruger who first proclaimed the National Park while he was president and James Stevenson Hamilton, the park's first warden....more

Kruger Park Photography Guide for a Photographic Safari

This Kruger Park photography guide suggests the best locations and routes for photography in Kruger Park. Enjoy a photo safari and take amazing wildlife...more

Kruger Park Safari for the Disabled Traveller

So you think there is no way to enjoy the pleasures of an overlander as an “enabled” person? Yes, there is! This Kruger Park Safari for the Disabled...more

Kruger Park Wildlife Facts - Carnivores. Dogs

It's interesting to note that where lions represent honest power and authority in the human consciousness, the hyaena is a universal symbol...more

Kruger Park Wildlife Facts - Small Creatures

Porcupines are the largest African rodents, weighing up to 27kg. Although they are common in Kruger, they are rarely seen because of their nocturnal...more

Kruger Park Wildlife Facts - The Big Predators

Kruger Park is probably most famous for its large predators and carnivores, the big flesh-eating cats (lion, leopard and cheetah) and dogs (hyaena and wild dogs)...more

Kruger Safari Express

The Kruger Safari Express tour allows you to customise your own guided Kruger National Park safari and Panorama Route tour into your busy schedule....more

Late Stone Age

During the Later Stone Age, from about 40,000 years ago, a wide range of bone and wooden tools was increasingly in use and plants were used...more

Lebombo 4x4 Eco - Trail through Kruger Park

The Lebombo 4x4 Eco-Trail is a five-day drive along the Lebombo mountain range from Komatipoort to Pafuri. The trail can accommodate up to eight vehicles...more

Letaba Rest Camp

Letaba Camp offers comfortable accommodation with excellent game viewing especially for elephant and birds. Letaba means 'river of sand, ' and the sandy...more

Lifetime Celebrations - Premier Kruger Honeymoon Safari Package

The 3 Day Lifetime Celebrations Package is a truly romantic escape to the Kruger Park. Honeymooners can enjoy a spectacular self-drive journey...more

Lion Sands Narina Lodge

For the romantic at heart looking for an intimate and chic bush experience, Lion Sands Narina Lodge is simply a dream come true...more

Lion Sands Tinga Lodge

The exceptional service and luxurious accommodation at this premier lodge in Kruger National Park, provides an exclusive safari experience...more

Lower Sabie Rest Camp

From Lower Sabie Camp you have the opportunity to watch the endless procession of animals coming to drink at the Sabie River. Visitors cannot but feel...more

Lukimbi Safari Lodge

Lukimbi Safari Lodge, a family-friendly safari lodge in the Kruger National Park, offers magnificent game viewing, ultra-luxurious accommodation...more

Luxury Kruger Safari in Style

This 5-day luxury Kruger safari offers the creme de la creme with high-end accommodation, silver-spoon service and facilities that will make you swoon...more

Luxury Tented Safari in Kruger National Park

Delight in a Luxury Tented Kruger Safari from a bygone era. Relax and be pampered in the heart of the bush. Experience it all on this colonial style African safari...more

Magical Moments - Luxury Safari Package

This Kruger Park safari package includes 2 nights at a luxury safari lodge inside the Kruger National Park. Indulge in a safari experience of a bygone era...more

Magnificent Legends Safari Package - Absolute Romantic Escape

This 3 day safari package is based on a 2 night stay at a Premier Safari Lodge on the confluence of the Sabi and Sand Rivers in Kruger Park providing an...more


A completely different way of life is represented by the ruins of Makahane, northeast of Punda Maria, next to the Levuvhu River, and the dwelling place...more

Makuleke Community Land Claims

Land claims, and the Makuleke (a Tsonga speaking tribe): In 1912 several Makuleke villages in the northern part of Singwidzi Game Reserve, (Pafuri area)...more

Malelane Private Camp

Malelane Camp is an ideal African escape and is one of the smallest rest camps in the Kruger National Park, offering guests both privacy and seclusion...more

Maroela Private Camp

Tucked away into dense bushveld and overlooking the Timbavati riverbed lies Maroela - a haven for wildlife hungry campers. Apart from its numerous...more


This site is situated some 11km from the Phalaborwa Gate, on the road to Letaba. As the letters PI-NE appear on the trigonometric beacon, it was...more

Meandering Kruger Walking Safari

Kruger walking safari in the Kruger National Park with an experienced guide is one of the most sought-after activities in Africa. Get close to nature and experience...more

Middle Stone Age

The Stone Age spans a lengthy period - from about 2 million years ago, to 1 800 years ago, and gets its name from the use made of simple stone tools...more

Mine Workers

With the help of the government's taxes, the 'runners' and many of the chiefs, WNLA managed to set up a more efficient system of recruiting...more

Modern History of Kruger National Park

Modern History of Kruger National Park - The Park was opened to tourism in 1927 and, after a slow start, only three cars entered the Reserve in that...more

Modernisation of Kruger Park

In 1991, Robbie Robinson became Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the South African National Parks Board. Robinson began the transition of the Park into...more

Mopani Rest Camp

The modern-looking Mopani Camp offers the unique service of a sleep-over hide and is close to the over 400-year-old Shilowa archeological dig site...more

Nature Discovery - Classic Tented Safari Package

This package provides for an adventurous South African safari experience in Kruger Park at an affordable cost. Game viewing is considered to be...more


Although the origins of the South African Ndebele are shrouded in mystery, they have been identified as one of the Nguni tribes. The Nguni tribes...more

Olifants Rest Camp

While the Olifants River attracts large numbers of crocodile, lion and other game, Olifants Rest Camp offers two luxury guest houses, Nshawu and Lebombo...more

Orpen Rest Camp

Orpen Rest Camp is set amongst rock gardens vibrant with Aloes and Barberton Daisies. This small camp is situated at the Orpen Gate entrance to the...more

Pafuri Camp

Pafuri Camp is a Kruger Park private safari lodge situated on the banks of the Luvuvhu River in the northern sector of the Kruger National Park....more

Pafuri Kruger Walking Safari

Pack comfortable walking shoes and explore the vast and wonderful northern Kruger National Park on a Pafuri Kruger Walking Safari....more

Panorama and Kruger Safari on a Budget

This 5-day self-drive Panorama Route and Kruger safari on a budget fits the bill for those who want a little extra freedom to explore on their own...more

Plains Camp Tented Safari Lodge

This adventure safari lodge in Kruger Park is built in true colonial tradition and accommodation is offered in African explorer-style tents. This is the...more

Pretoriuskop Rest Camp

Pretoriuskop Camp overlooks scenic sloping hills and is steeped in Voortrekker history, offering everything from luxury guesthouses to 2-bedded bungalows. Pretoriuskop takes its name from the near...more

Private Exclusive Wedding Reception Venue

Whether you are a company looking for an exclusive event venue, or a private group looking for a place to hold your wedding reception, there four safari lodges in Kruger Park ideal for that special wedding venue...more

Private Reserve Self-Drive - Classic Self Drive Safari Package

This 3 Day Private Reserve Self-Drive Safari Package is based on a 2 night stay in a luxury safari tent at a Private Game Reserve in Greater Kruger...more

Private Scheduled Flights to Kruger Park, Sabi, Timbavati, Singita

There are daily private scheduled flights available to Kruger Park, Sabi Sands, Timbavati and Singita. The flight is in a light aircraft, so luggage...more

Prospectors Graves

Skukuza Restcamp is also home to some Prospector's graves. Many of the graves from the gold rush days are unnamed. Most face east to west but some face...more

Punda Maria Rest Camp

Being the northernmost camp in the Kruger National Park, Punda Maria Rest Camp has a sub-tropical climate that lends a unique wilderness atmosphere...more

Rabelais Gate

The Original hut at Rabelais' gate is still preserved. This was the original entrance gate to the central region, on to the old Orpen road to the east of...more

Relaxing Kruger Safari

Enjoy a relaxing Kruger safari in the heart of the famous Kruger National Park. Go on leisurely game drives and see the varied wildlife of the region...more

Remote Escape - Luxury Kruger Safari Package

Our 3 Day Remote Escape Package is based on a 2 night stay at a luxury lodge in the far northern region of Kruger National Park. Activities include bush...more

Rhino Post Safari Lodge

For the adventurous at heart looking for an authentic safari experience, Rhino Post Safari Lodge in Kruger National Park is an ideal base from which to discover the diverse wildlife...more

Rock Art

The age of rock art has been determined by using the radiocarbon method to date charcoal (carbon) from the layers from which painted and engraved stones...more

Romancing the Stone - Classic Kruger Honeymoon Safari Package

Looking for a romantic safari in the ‘Out of Africa' tradition? This classic Kruger Honeymoon Safari offers genteel luxuries and Big Five game viewing...more

Roodewal Bush Lodge

Enjoy a stay at the exclusive Roodewal Bush Lodge, overlooking the Timbavati River as you relish magnificent game viewing opportunities. Roodewal...more

Safari Review - Jock Safari Lodge, Kruger National Park, South Africa

Step into a bygone era of safari luxury accommodation at Jock Safari Lodge, which takes its name from the loyal little Staffordshire bull...more

Safari Review - Lukimbi Safari Lodge, Kruger National Park, South Africa

In the deep south of Kruger National Park in Mpumalanga is Lukimbi Safari Lodge – a place dominated by African art and legend...more

Safari Review - Narina Lodge, Kruger National Park, South Africa

Narina Lodge is one of several luxury private safari lodges given the right to operate within South Africa’s internationally renowned Kruger...more

Safari Review - Singita Lebombo Lodge, Kruger National Park, South Africa

Singita Lebombo is known for its ability to provide exclusivity and privacy, and exactly the right amount of romance for a honeymoon in Africa...more

Safari Review - Singita Sweni Safari Lodge, Kruger National Park

An African honeymoon safari at Singita Sweni provides all the elements of a perfect romantic getaway....more

Safari Review - Tinga Lodge, Kruger National Park, South Africa

If perchance you happen to be thinking of a honeymoon in South Africa, then Tinga Lodge won’t disappoint. A honeymoon safari...more

Sardellis Store

Sardelli's store is another such ruin. Sardelli was a trader who ran a shack in the Lebombo near the Zenga-Zenga Mountain. He brewed and sold an...more

Satara Rest Camp

Satara is one of the world's best places to spot Lion, while the ambience of Satara Camp recalls the mood of colonial Africa with red-roofed public...more

Shangaan village

Just 5km from the small town of Hazyview, (on the R535 Graskop Road) midway between the Blyde River Canyon and the southern Kruger National Park, you will find Shangana. Shangana is a group of trad...more

Shimuwini Bushveld Camp

Travelling north you will discover this leafy riverside camp, rich in a pre-historic past and ideal for riverside game viewing. Shimuwini is a Shangaan...more

Shingwedzi Rest Camp

Shingwedzi rest camp lies close to where hungry opportunists once panned for gold and is today one of the best camps from which to spot elephant...more

Shishangeni Private Lodge

This adventure Camp brings a promise of lifelong memories in Kruger National Park with exceptional game viewing in the wilderness...more

Singita Lebombo Lodge

This is the definitive safari lodge in Kruger National Park for the discerning traveller, demanding only the very best...more

Singita Sweni Lodge

Singita Sweni Lodge in Kruger National Park, offers guests elegant accommodation on the edge of the Sweni River in a private concession....more

Sirheni Bushveld Camp

Amongst the dry northern mopane pains glance out at breathtaking sunrise views from your riverine cottage as the sun's rays gently scatter across...more

Skukuza Rest Camp

Skukuza Rest Camp in Kruger National Park is a popular rest camp situated in the heart of Big Five territory and is easily accessed by road and by air...more

Southern Kruger Self-drive Safari Package

Get the best of both worlds by self-driving through the park and also going on guided game drives by professional safari guides and rangers...more

Spirit of Adventure - Kruger Park Game Drive and Walking Safari

This 5-day Kruger Park Game Drive and Walking Safari package encompasses tracking big game on foot and by open safari vehicle making for an exciting adventure creating the perfect South African safari...more

Spoiling The Little Ones - Kruger Family Safari Package

This Kruger package offers a fun family vacation in magical surroundings. Guests can fly-in or self-drive to this luxury Family Holiday Lodge...more

Stols Nek

An early family to be associated with the area were the Stols'. They were famous hunters and wagon makers from the White River area, during the two...more

Struben Cottage

The historical Struben Family Cottage in Skukuza is named for the Struben brothers, Fred and Harry. They arrived in South Africa from Germany in about...more

Take A Moment Kruger Safari Getaway

If you are looking for an African safari adventure combined with wellness and relaxation, this 4-day Take a Moment Kruger Safari getaway is what you need...more

Talamati Bushveld Camp

Talamati's comfortable cottages, set in luxuriant grassveld are well placed to afford visitors magnificient views of the large herds of grazers which...more

Tamboti Tented Camp

Here at Tamboti you can camp in stilted tents among the marula trees and track the infamous Leopard which is commonly seen striding the nearby...more

The Future

What is the next step for the new SANParks? The Former Chief Executive, Mr Mavuso Msimang: “...our corporate plan, which was developed and approved by...more

The Open Game Vehicle Safari Experience in Kruger Park

During an open vehicle game drive in Kruger Park, the ranger's knowledge and first-hand experience will ensure the ultimate Kruger wildlife safari where...more

The Outpost Lodge

The lodge is set in a remote part of northern Kruger National Park, away from the crowds, resting high on a hill boasting stunning vistas of the Limpopo...more

The Wildlife and Natural Beauty of Kruger Park

The South African National Park; Kruger National Park is the largest safari park in South Africa and is home to the Big Five as well as all of the...more

Thomas Hart

The somewhat rough and ready times of the Trade Route, are also remembered at Thomas Hart's grave. Hart was a 'stationmaster' on trade route to Delagoa...more


At sites such as Thulamela, in the north of the Park, evidence of this bustling trade still exists in the form of glass beads, Chinese porcelain...more

Tsendze Rustic Campsite

Tsendze Rustic Campsite is the Kruger National Park's newest overnight facility. Tsendze Rustic Campsite offers you a rustic camping experience with the...more

Turn Back Time - South African Safari Package

Our 3 day Turn Back Time Package is based on a 2 night stay at a luxury lodge in Kruger Park. The lodge offers excellent game viewing experiences...more

Ultimate Guided Kruger Safari Package

Experience the best Africa has to offer on our Ultimate Guided Kruger Safari package that combines two premier wildlife areas; Kruger National Park and Sabi Sand...more

Von Wiellighs Camp

There is even an historical Baobab tree near the confluence of the Olifants and Letaba Rivers (near Olifant's Restcamp), where GR Von Wielligh...more

W.A. Campbell

An example of this is Council member W.A. Campbell, who once owned the Mala Mala farm on the Game Reserve border. He donated an amount of...more

Why Drive when you can Fly to Kruger Park?

Here's a Kruger Park Flight Map showing the main departure centres and the three airports closest to the gates of the South and Central areas...more

Wilderness Exploration - Classic Kruger Safari Package

This 3 day Wilderness Exploration package in Kruger Park is perfect if you are looking for something different for your South African safari experience...more

William Lloyd

Another casualty of the times was William Lloyd, Ranger at Satara in 1920. Satara was so remote in those days it could only be reached on foot or horse...more

With Kruger as Your Witness - Kruger Park Safari Wedding Package

This romantic African destination wedding safari to Kruger Park is perfect for couples who want a wedding ceremony they will never forget...more


The Xhosa, also often called the Red Blanket People are of Nguni stock, like the Zulu. The name Xhosa is a generalised term for a diversity of proud clans...more
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