Where is Kambaku Safari Lodge, Timbavati Game Reserve
Kambaku Lodge is approximately 5 hours drive from Johannesburg and located within the Timbavati Nature Reserve bordering Kruger National Park. The reserve covers a massive 53 392 hectares of African wilderness and is home to 40 mammal species and 360 species of bird life.
Getting There By road
From Johannesburg head for Witbank via either the Pretoria or Brakpan / Benoni highway. Continue on the N4 until Belfast and turn left. Follow the Lydenburg, Ohrigstad and Hoedspruit directions until you reach Hoedspruit. Go through Hoedspruit to the T-junction and turn right onto the R40. Continue for 8km (5 miles) and then turn left onto the main Timbavati / Eastgate road and continue straight to the central Timbavati control gate. Once in the reserve continue for 2.2km (1.3 miles) until reaching the directions sign board (on the left hand side of the road), turn right here and follow the Kambaku signs to the camp.
From Nelspruit take the R40 to White River, from there continue to Hazyview. In Hazyview continue on the R40 to Bushbuckridge and Acornhoek. Continue past Acornhoek and the Orpen gate road until reaching the Hoedspruit turnoff to the right. Take the turnoff and go past Kapama on the right. Continue until reaching the main Timbavati / Eastgate airport road, turn off to the right and continue to the central control gate. Once in the reserve continue for 2.2km (1.3 miles) until reaching the directions sign board (on the left hand side of the road), turn right here and follow the Kambaku signs to the camp.
Getting There By air
There are scheduled daily flights to Hoedspruit / Eastgate Airport (30km from Kambaku) from Johannesburg and Cape Town. Daily flights are also scheduled to KMI (Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport) (120 km from Kambaku) from Johannesburg, Cape Town and other major centres throughout the country. Transfers from both airports can be arranged on request. Private aircraft charters can also be arranged on request.