This day safari takes you to KwaZulu-Natal, a coastal province known for its beauty and diverse array of wildlife. The tour has three stops: Natal Lion Park, where you can admire a resident pride of lions up close; the African Bird of Prey Sanctuary, where you can see indigenous South African raptors; and Tala Private Game Reserve, home to kudu, hippo, buffalo, giraffe, wildebeest, eland, and other big game animals.
Embark on a day of wildlife sightings and Zulu culture with a mini safari tour from Durban. Start at the Natal Lion Park for an incredible up-close view of lions and elephants. Then continue to the region's Bird of Prey Sanctuary, where you'll see resident raptors such as vultures, eagles, and owls. Follow this with a trip to the nearby Tala Game Reserve and afterward, the Phezulu Cultural Village and Reptile Park. Here, enjoy an immersive Zulu cultural experience complete with a traditional dance performance.
Surf and turf safari tour anyone? Experience Africa's great diversity of wildlife by boat and by truck during this full day round trip tour from Durban. Travel up South Africa's Wild Coast to St. Lucia to spot crocs and hippos then head inland to the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve to search for Africa's Big 5 by off-road vehicle. Finish with a relaxing dinner overlooking Africa’s oldest park before returning home.
Escape the city for a day exploring St Lucia Wetlands Park (iSimangaliso Wetland Park), a vast natural wetland that's also South Africa's first UNESCO World Heritage Site. Depart Durban for a 2-hour boat ride through the park's estuary, keeping an eye out for resident crocs and hundreds of hippos as you float along. This massive estuary is also a bird-lover's paradise, with flamingos, kingfishers, eagles and more.
Escape the city and embark on a journey into the rolling hillsides of South Africa's Natal Midlands. You'll venture into the Tala Game Reserve, where you'll have a chance to explore the privately-owned eco estate known for its wildlife and birds. It's the perfect way to enjoy spectacular scenery and African wildlife in a close-top safari vehicle.
Be guided and hosted by the owner of Cybele Eco Tours, with 30 years of 4x4 driving experience. Share tales of Africa fireside, before enjoyinga gourmet dinner under starry African skies. Guests are encouraged to immerse themselves into the true African spirit on this incredible tour. Endangered animals, Zulu Art, Zulu culture and African mystique are all explored in depth during our three day journey through Zululand. Dont forget your cameras as we visit bucketlist destinationsand meeting the most incredible site and sounds that are an assault on the senses. I look forward to showing you Africa, 'Through my eyes'. Rehab for your soul
Set out on a day-long safari from Durban to the Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve, one of Africa's oldest nature reserves. It's also home to the world's largest white rhino population, a species once on the brink of extinction. Once here, you'll embark on a closed vehicle game drive in search of Africa's 'Big Five,' along with other animals such as cheetahs and hyenas. Scan the waters for crocs and hippos, and keep an eye (and an ear) out for birds like the colorful little bee eater and the Klaas's cuckoo.
Take an exciting trip to look for Africa's famous 'Big Five' animals at the Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve from Durban. Watch for elusive wildlife, including elephants, lions, rhino, water buffalo and leopards. Add optional excursions for a boat ride through an estuary, a wild cat sanctuary or a Zulu cultural village.
Visit two unforgettable wildlife attractions in one day on this this full-day tour from Durban. In the morning, enjoy a thrilling safari at the Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve and look out for the Big Five— Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo, and Rhinoceros. After lunch (own expense) overlooking the park, visit the Emdoneni Wild Cat Sanctuary and get a closer look at Cheetahs, Serval Cats, African Wildcats, and Caracal.
Benefit from personalized attention and the ability to travel at your own pace on this 3-night private safari in the Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve and the Isimangaliso Wetland Reserve. With a guide dedicated to just you and your party and all the details arranged in advance, checking Africa's Big 5 off your list will be a breeze. Spend a day on Cape Vidal Beach, take a guided safari through the game reserve, and enjoy a boat cruise through the wetland park.
Enjoy an awesome day out at the Tala private game reserve, about 45 minutes drive from Durban. Spend a few hours viewing wildlife such as giraffe, rhino, hippo and zebra, as well as a multitude of different birds. We stop for a picnic in the tranquil gardens overlooking the river, before a little more wildlife viewing and heading back to Durban.
Enjoy two thrilling wildlife experiences in one day on this full-day tour from Durban. First, set sail around the UNESCO World Heritage-listed St Lucia and iSimangaliso Wetland Park and look out for hippos, crocodiles, and fish eagle as you cruise around the scenic wetlands. After lunch (own expense), pay a visit to the Emdoneni Wild Cat Sanctuary, where you can learn about the center’s rehabilitation efforts and see cheetahs, serval cats, African wildcats, and lynx.
DAY ONEDepart for the scenic valley of 1000hills Phezulu to experience the Zulu Culture and Dancing then drive to Drakensberg via Howick falls and Mandela Capture site.Have Lunch in Howick and continue exploring our History culture and Heritage.Drive to the Drakensberg Mountain. Dinner and overnight at Underberg. DAY TWOMorning breakfast at the Resort then be transfered to the 4x4 vehicles. Pass through the Sani Pass to Lesotho. Experience the Basotho Culture, get to taste their bread and learn how they prepare them.Then drive back to Durban NB: You will need a passport for this experience because up there is Lesotho which is an independent state or they are a country within a country
Discover South Africa’s cultural heritage and spot the Big Five as you visit two popular attractions in one day—the Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve and DumaZulu Cultural Village. In the morning, enjoy a thrilling safari at Hluhluwe Imfolozi and look out for the Big Five— Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo, and Rhinoceros. After lunch (own expense) overlooking the park, learn about the culture and traditions of the Zulu tribe at the DumaZulu Cultural Village.
This is an comprehensive and detailed tour of Kwa Zulu Natal offering both culture, Isandlwana & Rorkes' drift battlefields where Zulus and British fought on 22 January 1879, and close encounter with wildlife such as the BIG 5. We have brilliant tour guides who are knowledgeable in both culture, history and South African wildlife. Lunch, dinner and breakfast included in the package.
Hit the road bright and early —05h00. As you know wildlife, especially predators, are most active around dawn and dusk.Enter the Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve at Nyalazi Gate and enjoy a 2.5 hour morning game drive in one of our Hyundai H1 vehicles (Please note — this is not an open safari 4x4). Hluhluwe-Imfolozi is renowned for its White Rhino densities. Keep your Carl Zeiss Terra ED 8x42 binoculars on hand, you never know what’s around the corner. Stop for lunch at Hilltop Camp. Lunch is at travellers own expense.Time to head into one of KwaZulu Natal’s premier private game reserves: Manyoni Private Game Reserve! Meet Manyoni’s most experienced ranger and jump into an authentic open safari 4x4. Embark on a 4 hour game drive through this pristine wilderness as you track down Africa’s iconic Big 5 and everything in between. Your ranger is passionate about the African bush and will help you understand the eco-system. Depart Manyoni Private Game Reserve at 16h00 for Durban.
Leave behind the hustle and bustle of the city and journey into the gently rolling countryside of the Kwa Zulu Natal Midlands. Enjoy a closed game drive through the Natal park .The park is home to Lion, African Elephant, Asian Elephant, Impala, Nyala, Grey Duiker, Porcupine, Bush Pig, Kudu, Vervet Monkey, Bush Babies, Black Backed Jackal, Zebra, Blue Wildebeest. Then we continue to one of our best kept secrets, Tala Game Reserve! Tala, a privately owned wildlife conservancy, has a charm all its own; teaming with bird life, magnificent ’Plains Game’ such as eland, giraffe, kudu, zebra and a family of Hippos, which are extremely rare in this area! Enjoy the spectacular scenery and open vehicle game viewing, returning to Durban in afternoon.
We track down Africa's fantastic beasts through the untamed Zulu Kingdom to the 2nd oldest reserve. Head to the estuary and get comfortable in a river boat for a 2 hour cruise through the lake of hippo's and crocs.
This accommodated adventure tour starting in Durban will head inland to explore the majestic Drakensberg mountain en-route to the Mountain Kingdom of Lesotho. Enjoy Elephant encounters at Addo Elephant Park, the wilderness at Oudtshoorn and Hermanus and enjoy the forests of the Tsitsikamma National Park in the picturesque Garden Route.
The Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve is not only the oldest game reserve in Africa, but one of the best. Just 2,5 hours north of Durban, you'll get to spend a fantastic day enjoying the sights, sounds and smells of Africa's bushveld. The park is home to Africa's "Big 5" as well as numerous other animals species.If you are short on time and only have a day available, then this is the best way to spend it. With your own private, qualified and passionate guide, you'll not only be escorted throughout the day but you'll learn more than you thought possible about the animals of Africa.
Learn about the cultural history of the Zulus with this 2-day adventure from Durban. Travel to the Emakhosini Valley of Kings, birthplace of King Shaka and other Zulu Kings. Hear entertaining and educational stories of Zulu history from your professional guides. Stay overnight in the renowned cultural village and resort of Shakaland.