A journey to Pilanesberg National Park is the perfect, wild addition to any tour. The reserve borders the country’s favourite resort complex and is just a short, pleasant journey from Johannesburg. Pilanesberg is found in scenic valleys and hills that were created by an extinct volcano; among this spectacular scenery you can find Africa’s famous Big 5 as well as multitude of other bird and animal species. Pilanesberg National Park brings luxury to the wild. Relax in elegantly appointed lodges before setting out on a big game safari.
- Easily accessible from Johannesburg making it an ideal safari add-on
- Enjoy thrilling game viewing in a malaria-free environment
- Ecologically diverse and home to the Big 5
Day 1 and 2: Pilanesberg National Park
Travel to the malaria-free Pilanesberg National Park today. This 55 000-hectare reserve is situated adjacent to the Sun City Resort and within easy drive from Johannesburg, making it the ideal add-on onto any South Africa holiday. Set in the basin of an ancient amphitheatre, the reserve exists within the transition zone between the dry Kalahari and the wetter Lowveld vegetation. This unique setting allows guests the opportunity to view a great variety of bird and mammal species, including the Big Five on thrilling morning and evening game drives.
Day 3: Pilanesberg National Park
After breakfast and your morning safari activity (time permitting), you will be met and transferred, by road, to Johannesburg or Sun City.
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