Ultimate Wildlife Natal Safari

Ultimate Wildlife Natal Safari
Ultimate Wildlife Natal Safari

Overview: Explore Free State & KwaZulu-Natal Provinces of South Africa. This safari is focused on the wildlife of these regions, in their natural surroundings.
Duration:   11 Days, 10 Nights


ChaZen Private Nature Reserve – The base camp for Africa Through Your Lens is located in the Free State Province of South Africa. The habitat of this reserve has been fully restored to its natural state. Enjoy game drives here to explore the diverse wildlife and vegetation, and an array of bird species that inhabit these scenic hills, nestled in the Vredefort Dome.

Vredefort Dome International World Heritage Site - The largest and oldest meteorite impact structure on Earth, and is the only land crater on Earth that is visible from space.

National Reserve - This reserve is located within the rugged, mountainous thornveld of northern KwaZulu-Natal, the reserve’s multitude of habitats host a spectacular array of wildlife species. Its panoramic beauty aside, this reserve’s most characteristic attribute is perhaps its astonishing geological diversity. Some of the oldest rock formations in the entire world are found in this reserve, dating back 3 billion years.

Private Nature Reserve –The rolling valleys and hills offer awe-inspiring views framed by the Ubombo mountain range. From birds soaring above to the animals walking below, each and every aspect of the reserve has a profound impact on all who encounter it.


Day 1: ChaZen Private Nature Reserve
Arrive in Johannesburg for your road transfer to ChaZen Private Nature Reserve. Embark on an afternoon Game Drive. Enjoy relaxing at the Safari Lodge.

Day 2: ChaZen Private Nature Reserve & Parys
Explore the quaint small town of Parys for some shopping before returning to ChaZen. Learn more about the Vredefort Dome International World Heritage Site with a geology presentation. Relax at the Safari Lodge with an evening by the fire.

Day3: ChaZen Private Nature Reserve
Morning and Afternoon game drives.

Days 4 & 5: National Reserve
Depart ChaZen and head to the National Reserve. Enjoy game drives and accommodations. Stay over at the National Reserve.

Day 6, 7, 8 & 9: Private Nature Reserve
Depart the National Reserve and head to a Private Nature Reserve where you will explore wildlife and habitats on morning and afternoon game drives.

Day 10: Guest House Experience
Leave the private nature reserve and head back towards Johannesburg. Overnight in a charming guest house for some African hospitality.

Day 11: ChaZen Private Nature Reserve & Departure
Today will be a relaxing morning for packing and preparing for road transfer to Johannesburg for afternoon flights to your next destination.

Special Notes: ALL ACTIVITIES ARE WEATHER PERMITTING AND MAY CHANGE. Please note this is only an example itinerary. It could change depending on availability and animal movement.

Africa Through Your Lens | Email: info@atyl.co.za | PO Box 169, Vredefort, FreeState, South Africa 9595
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