Pilanesberg National Park

Description

Mankwe Dam situated in the centre of the reserve is a gathering point for many of the animals, providing excellent photo opportunities for the visitor. This park is about a 2.5-hour drive from Johannesburg. The park offers a wide diversity of animal species, including the Big Five, 350 bird species and 54 reptile species as well as thousands of other interesting smaller animals.

The Tours include travel time to and from Pilanesberg to Johannesburg & Pretoria. These are guided tours looking for animals and stopping at some game hides to view animals at the water and are done by a Tourist Guide or Game Ranger. Accommodation can be arranged for option 3.

Itinerary

Excellent choice if you only have 1 day in JHB

Tour Duration: 12 Hours

Pick-up early at 6 o’clock from Johannesburg or Pretoria. This drive is +- 2.5 hours with a halfway stop at a Wimpy for a takeaway breakfast. We arrive at +- 8:30 and start our game viewing in an air-conditioned vehicle for the rest of the day. Lunch at Bakubung restaurant with a waterhole view over the Pilanesberg. We return to the park for the rest of the afternoon and then return to your hotel. We could do a stop at Chameleon Village for some curio shopping. Return time at your hotel is 6:30 Pm.

What’s included

  • Tourist Guide Fee
  • Vehicle
  • Pickup and drop off in the Johannesburg area
  • Water on the vehicle
  • Entrance fees

What’s excluded

  • Meals
  • Gratuities
  • Drinks

Cancellation policy

  • Cancellation fee of 100% if cancelled 14 days or less before departure
  • Cancellation fee of 60% if cancelled 21 days or less before departure
  • Cancellation fee of 50% if cancelled 28 days or less before departure

Categories

  • ADVENTURE
  • BIRDWATCHING
  • BUS OR MINIVAN TOUR
  • DAY TRIPS AND EXCURSIONS
  • NATURE
  • SAFARI AND WILDLIFE