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Valley of the Olifants (Mopani district)

Valley of the Olifants (Mopani), Limpopo, South Africa The ‘Valley of the Olifants’, or Mopani District as it is also known, stretches from the foot of the Limpopo Drakensberg into the Kruger National Park, and is so named for the great herds of elephant that once ranged this sub-tropical flatland – or ‘lowveld’ as it is called. As you descend from the Gauteng Highveld via the Magoebaskloof toward Tzaneen, the thick forests give way to tea plantations and sub-tropical fruit farms. This sub-tropical agricultural landscape defines t...

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South African School Terms and Public Holidays 2019 South African School Terms and Public Holidays 2019

Public Holidays in South Africa, and school terms for Public & Private Schools in the South Africa - know when the traffic hits!

Chris van der won Nissan Winter Classic Chris van der won Nissan Winter Classic

Chris van der Merwe and Capital’s Chantilly take this year’s main title class at the Nissan Winter Classic It was five day

Swim the Mutale River Falls at sunset Swim the Mutale River Falls at sunset

You can enjoy a few attractions in the Makuya Nature Reserve, which includes game watching, relaxing at Singo Safari Lodge and...

In photographs: a visit to Wakkerstroom In photographs: a visit to Wakkerstroom

So many stories are written about Wakkerstroom. They feature the same people and they all say the same...

Loop the Loop in Limpopo Loop the Loop in Limpopo

Instead of rushing through Limpopo on your journey to the bushveld, slow down, have a good look around the Blyde River Canyon...

Agatha Forest Reserve, Tzaneen, Limpopo Agatha Forest Reserve, Tzaneen, Limpopo

The beautiful Agatha Forest Reserve is situated in the mountains above the Letsitele Valley near Tzaneen, in the Limpopo Province

SanWild Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre, Gravelotte, Limpopo SanWild Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre, Gravelotte, Limpopo

The SanWild Wildife Sanctuary offers superb bush accommodation in a 6000ha game and nature reserve in Gravelotte, Limpopo...

Hans Merensky Nature Reserve, Limpopo Hans Merensky Nature Reserve, Limpopo

The Hans Merensky Nature Reserve features hiking trails, walking safaris and hot mineral springs between Phalaborwa and Tzaneen

Makutsi Safari Springs, Valley of the Olifants, Limpopo Makutsi Safari Springs, Valley of the Olifants, Limpopo

Makutsi Safari Springs is a private Big 5 game reserve featuring natural mineral spring pools and a relaxed safari experienc

Blyde Canyon Adventures, Phalaborwa, Limpopo Blyde Canyon Adventures, Phalaborwa, Limpopo

Blyde Canyon Adventures offers rapp jumping and canyoning, to boat cruises and white water tubing for the whole family to enjoy

Boat & Air Charter Safaris - Jumbo River Safaris, Phalaborwa Boat & Air Charter Safaris - Jumbo River Safaris, Phalaborwa

Jumbo River Safaris in Phalaborwa offer game viewing charters by boat on the Olifants River and by air over the Kruger Park...

Hlanganani Arts and Crafts, Phalaborwa Gate Hlanganani Arts and Crafts, Phalaborwa Gate

The Hlanganani Arts and Crafts shop just inside the Phalaborwa Gate is the outlet for a quality community arts and crafts project

Moholoholo Game Farm, Hoedspruit, Limpopo Moholoholo Game Farm, Hoedspruit, Limpopo

Moholoholo offers upmarket family game farm accommodations with extraordinary wildlife experiences near Hoedspruit and Kruger Park

Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre, Hoedspruit Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre, Hoedspruit

Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre near Hoedsruit conducts daily tours. Get up close to wildlife and their delightful young

Agatha Crocodile Ranch, Tzaneen, Limpopo Agatha Crocodile Ranch, Tzaneen, Limpopo

Feed crocodile and touch a baby croc at the Agatha Crocodile Ranch in Tzaneen

Tzaneen Dam and Nature Reserve, Tzaneen, Limpopo Tzaneen Dam and Nature Reserve, Tzaneen, Limpopo

The Tzaneen Dam offers great camping, watersports and boating opportunities, superb carp and largemouth bass fishing, and hippos

Balule Private Game Reserve, Limpopo - Kruger National Park Balule Private Game Reserve, Limpopo - Kruger National Park

Part of Greater Kruger National Park, the Big 5 Balule Private Game Reserve offers 10 safari lodges, a camp and safari packages

Selati Game Reserve,  Limpopo  - Volunteering in Africa Selati Game Reserve, Limpopo - Volunteering in Africa

The Selati Game Reserve in the Limpopo is completely non-commercial, but can be accessed through a min 2 week volunteer programme

Lekgalameetse Nature Reserve, Limpopo Lekgalameetse Nature Reserve, Limpopo

The Lekgalameetse Nature Reserve in the Limopopo Wolkberg offers hiking, birding,4x4 and guided walks through mountain paradise

African Big 5 Horse Safaris, Karongwe, Limpopo African Big 5 Horse Safaris, Karongwe, Limpopo

'Wait a Little' offers 5 to 10 day Big 5 Horse Safaris through the Karongwe game reserve in the Limpopo - experienced riders only!

Karongwe Private Game Reserve, Limpopo Karongwe Private Game Reserve, Limpopo

The Karongwe Game Reserve south of Tzaneen hosts a number of luxury and family game lodges and safari options to view the Big 5

Sunland Baobab Tree, Modadjiskloof, Limpopo Sunland Baobab Tree, Modadjiskloof, Limpopo

The Sunland Baobab is the widest baobab tree in Africa and has been dated at 6000 yrs old. There is a bar in it - go have a beer!

Kapama Private Game Reserve, Hoedspruit, Limpopo Kapama Private Game Reserve, Hoedspruit, Limpopo

The 13000ha Kapama Private Game Reserve features four luxury lodge options and the Big 5 at the foot of the Limpopo Drakensberg

Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre, Hoedspruit, Limpopo Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre, Hoedspruit, Limpopo

The Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre breeds and rehabilitates a variety of animal species with a concentration on cheetahs

Modjadji Cycad Reserve, Modjajiskloof, Limpopo Modjadji Cycad Reserve, Modjajiskloof, Limpopo

The Modadji Cycad Reserve protects a unique and uncredibly ancient giant cycad forest. It is also the misty home of the Rain Queen

Letaba Ranch Provincial Park, Phalaborwa, Limpopo Letaba Ranch Provincial Park, Phalaborwa, Limpopo

Letaba Ranch Provincial Park is a 42000 ha reserve adjoining the Kruger Park, and is known for large herds of elephant and buffalo

Klaserie Private Nature Reserve Klaserie Private Nature Reserve

The Klaserie Private Nature Reserve covers 60 000ha on each side of the Klaserie River in Mpumalanga - accessed from Hoedspruit

Makalali Private Game Reserve, Limpopo Makalali Private Game Reserve, Limpopo

The Makalali Game Reserve near Hoedspruit and Kruger Park is one of Africa's largest privately owned reserves, featuring the Big 5

Talamati Bushveld Camp, Kruger National Park Talamati Bushveld Camp, Kruger National Park

The Talamati Bushveld Camp is rated as the Kruger Park's best bush camp and wins awards annually...

Balule Rest Camp, Kruger National Park Balule Rest Camp, Kruger National Park

Balule Rest Camp provides a unique back-to-basics wilderness experience for visitors to the Kruger National Park...

Letaba Rest Camp, Kruger National Park Letaba Rest Camp, Kruger National Park

Letaba Rest Camp is situated on a sweeping bend of the Letaba River in the central section of the Kruger National Park...

Orpen Rest Camp Complex, Kruger National Park Orpen Rest Camp Complex, Kruger National Park

The Orpen Complex in the central section of the Kruger National Park is home to three very attractive and popular rest camps.

Satara Rest Camp, Kruger National Park Satara Rest Camp, Kruger National Park

Satara Rest Camp in the central section of the Kruger National Park is one of the most game-rich areas in the entire park...

Boulders Bush Lodge, Kruger National Park Boulders Bush Lodge, Kruger National Park

Boulders Bush Lodge in the Kruger National Park offers a unique bush lodge experience with units built on stilts...

Tsendze Rustic Camp Site, Kruger National Park Tsendze Rustic Camp Site, Kruger National Park

Tzendze Rustic Camp Site in the northern section of the Kruger National Park provides one of the most rustic experiences...

Bateleur Bushveld Camp, Kruger National Park Bateleur Bushveld Camp, Kruger National Park

The Bateleur Bushveld Camp in northern Kruger National Park is the oldest and smallest of the park's bush camps...

Mopani Rest Camp, Kruger National Park Mopani Rest Camp, Kruger National Park

Mopani Rest Camp in northern Kruger National Park is situated on the banks of the Pioneer Dam, giving it a relaxed atmosphere...

Hans Merensky Golf Course, Phalaborwa, Limpopo Province Hans Merensky Golf Course, Phalaborwa, Limpopo Province

Hans Merensky Golf Course is situated on land which once formed part of the Kruger National Park, close to the Phalaborwa Gate ...