A South Africa safari will put you face to face with some of the largest and most fascinating animals in the world. As you drive through miles of wildlife reserves, you’ll get to view the “Big 5” which are elephant, leopards, lion, rhino and Cape buffalo, as well as other beautiful animals such as giraffe, hippo, zebra, cheetah and many other wildlife species in their natural environment. Some of the most popular destinations in the region include Kruger National Park, Addo Elephant National Park, Mountain Zebra National Park, Augrabies National Park, Mapungubwe National Park, Marakele National Park and the Karoo National Park. Other game reserves and reserves that host the “Big 5” such as Huluhluwe / Umfolozi Game Reserve, Madikwe Game Reserve, Pilanesberg Game Reserve, Royal Natal National Park, Itala Game Reserve and the Greater St Lucia Wetlands. Transfrontier parks such as the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, Richtersveld Transfrontier Park and the Limpopo Transfrontier Park, which was named after the great grey greasy Limpopo River and it includes the Kruger National Park and the Greater Kruger National Park region. There are some private game reserves that one finds throughout the region, which you may wish to travel through on your South Africa Safari, such as Sabi Sands private game reserve, Lions Sands private game reserve, Timbavati private game reserve, Karongwe private game reserve, Kapama private game reserve, Mabula private game reserve, Welgevonden private game reserve, Zulu Nyala private game reserve, Singita private game reserve, Thanda private game reserve, Shamwari private game reserve or Thornybush private game reserve.
Here at Self Drive Southern Africa or Bushveld Safaris, Tours & Transfers we’ll help you choose the perfect South Africa safari based on your travel preferences and interests. We’ve created several standard itineraries that each cover a different theme or you can create you own tailor-made South Africa safari. Our flexibility and desire to meet all of your travel needs makes us the premier self-drive or personalized fully escorted safari company in South Africa.
If, you have a wild side? Our 11-day “An Unforgettable African Adventure” tour or the 18-day “Wildest Africa” tour is for you. These tours / safaris will take you through South Africa, Botswana, Zambia and Zimbabwe to some of the area’s most interesting places and exciting destinations or attractions in Southern Africa. During your trip / safari, you’ll visit “Panorama Route” – God’s Window, Bourke’s Luck Potholes and the magnificent Blyde River Canyon, Kruger National Park, Soutpansberg, Thuli Block, Victoria Falls, Chobe National Park, Madikwe Game Reserve and Sun City. You may also enjoy an optional afternoon trip / safari to the Makgadikgadi Pans National Park, where the bird watching is superb.
If you want your South Africa safari to be truly memorable, it’s important to take the time to plan it right. Here at Self Drive Southern Africa or Bushveld Safaris, Tours & Transfers we are experts at planning any South Africa safari or safaris to any other southern African countries, and we’ll help you create the tour / safari of your dreams. Whether you’re interested in nature, wildlife, culture, scenery, adventure, excitement, fun or history, we can plan the itinerary that’ll best suit your needs for your vacation / holiday.