Come with us to this private game lodge and safari, and experience African wildlife in their natural environment at the edge of the incredible Great Karoo. Famous for its cheetah rehabilitation project and large family herds, this reserve promotes a program of conservation in this unique landscape.
This safari tour takes place on a private game reserve 230 kms from Cape Town. It boasts the largest number and variety of animals out of any of the reserves close to Cape Town.
Some of these animals include; lions, buffalo, rhino, giraffe, and cheetahs. The park has most of South Africa's flagship big game animals, along with with many of the other wildlife species.
Your dedicated field guide will pick you up from your accommodation within Cape Town and take you safely and informatively to the reserve. Travel is in one of our comfortable air conditioned vehicles, and the journey includes spectacular views and mountain passes.
On arrival you are welcomed with a refreshing drink before having a buffet lunch under the large gum trees at the lodge. After lunch you can lounge around the beautiful swimming pool area or relax in your room. From 4-5pm you will be taken on the lodges’ safari vehicle for a 2-3 hour game drive by one of the reserves experienced game rangers. They will bring you close and personal to Lion, Rhino, Buffalo, Zebra, Cheetah,Giraffe, Eland, Kudu and many more big game animals.Also on the reserve we have regular sightings of some magnificent raptors including the African Fish Eagle and Southern Pale Chanting Goshawk.
After the game drive there is a five course evening dinner that combines South African and French cuisine. Later you can lounge at the fire pit where a drinks bar will be open. You can then witness why this area is one of the top star gazing locations in the world. Accommodation for the evening is in a choice of guesthouse, private chalet, luxury chalet or Ambassador suite, that are all decorated in very tasteful african themes.
In the morning it is up early for a game drive that starts at 6 am. This early morning game drive offers you the opportunity to view the animals before the heat of the day slows them down. There is also the possibility of seeing some of the nocturnal animals such as the strange looking Aardvark and Bat Eared Foxes.
After breakfast you can walk around the camp, go for a swim or visit the curio shop. We depart for Cape Town after checking out, taking a leisurely drive back through a number of spectacular mountain passes with a few stops on the way to admire some wonderful scenery, and will definitely have time to do a bit of wine tasting at one of the Cape's top wine estates. Arrival back in Cape Town at approx 5pm.
All inclusive price for this 2 day tour includes: Collection from Cape Town accommodation, transport in a private air conditioned vehicle, a qualified guide/driver, accommodation, game drives in Lodge vehicles, all meals, all fuel, and wine tasting at a top wine estate.
Accommodation is in a range of options: Lodge guesthouse, standard chalets, luxury suites.
Our current rates for small groups are displayed below, however, should you be travelling alone or within a large group please contact us and we will provide you with a quote.
Prices per person on tour:
1 Person - Please contact us for a quote
2 Persons - from R 4,550 pps
3 Persons - from R 4,150 pps
4 Persons - from R 3,550 pps
5 or more persons up to 36 persons - Please contact us for a quote
Larger discounts are applicable for group bookings (more than 4 persons).
Price excludes extra drinks and any extra activities.