Full Day Hluhluwe Umfolozi Safari
This Full Day Hluhluwe Umfolozi Safari is an incredible way to enjoy this magnificent Big 5 Reserve, the oldest proclaimed game reserve in Africa. Pick Up from your Hotel in St Lucia or alternatively meet us at the Nyalazi Gate (Umfolozi Game Reserve)
Cost: R1250.00 p/person
Duration: 9/10 Hours
Departs: 5:00 am
Group Size: max 10 passengers per vehicle
Included: All conservation Levies, Breakfast, Bush Lunch and Refreshments
Conducted in a Open Game Drive Safari Vehicle
This the most popular safaris offers one a real feel of this magnificent game reserve. With its rolling hills, open Savannah grasslands it remains an incredibly scenic reserve and with its incredible history its sure to be an incredible day for a Safari.
Animals found within Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve
1,500 white rhino and 360 black rhino, buffalo, elephant, lion and leopard, blue wildebeest, zebra, giraffe water-buck, nyala, kudu, bushbuck, warthog, cheetah, hyena and 23,000 impala and 300 species of birds have been recorded. With 96000 hectares to explore we travel within the oldest proclaimed game reserve in Africa. The reserve world re-known for its conservation of Black and White Rhino just to imagine less than 120 years ago less than 100 Rhino's existed world wide. Today the reserve boasts hundreds of Black Rhino and of the largest population of White Rhino in the world.
What to bring along:
Binoculars, Camera with spare batteries if possible, memory cards, light jacket or pull over.
- 96000 hectares of beauty to explore
- Comfortable Open Game Drive Safari Vehicle
- Experienced and Passionate Rangers
- Big 5 Wildlife Reserve
- Bush Breakfast, Bush Lunch and Refreshments
Big 5 Safari Bookings:
Full Day Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve Safari
Its a early start, should you be overnighting in the town of St Lucia then we will pick you up at 5:00 and transfer you to the game reserve free of charge. Alternatively we will meet you at the game reserve gate at 6:00. Your personal guide for the day will give you a introduction to the reserve the animal species that are found within the reserve and the intended area that you will be travelling too.
6:00am Climb aboard our luxurious Open Game Drive Vehicle and you are off to go in-search of the Big 5, Cheetah and Wild Dog to name but just a few of the incredible species found within the reserve.
8:00am Breakfast and piping hot Coffee
12:00/1:00pm Lunch (traditional South African barbecue)
2:30pm We start heading back to the gate
With memory cards full and friendships built we drop you off at the gate or transfer you back to St Lucia.
iSimangaliso Wetland Park was proclaimed as a world heritage site in 1999. The area is enormous and stretches from St Lucia in the South to the border of Mozambique in the North. This Tour will be conducted in the Eastern Shores of the park. Tours depart daily and may also be conducted as either early morning or late afternoon tours.