At this bush camp you see the real Africa! This intimate camp's traditional Shangaan reed and thatch en-suite huts have all the comforts you need in simplistic comfort and without the need for electricity. You and your family can celebrate your time together in this special atmosphere, while honeymooners and couples enjoy the very romantic light of candles and oil lamps. The open-air bush showers fuelled by wood fires offer a unique safari experience.
On a 4 Day Rustic Safari Package enjoy the thrill of Big Five game drives in open Land Rovers, guided bush walks and tracking game on foot with highly skilled knowledgeable rangers and trackers.
Depart Johannesburg on a flight to Hoedspruit. You will be met and transferred by road to your value for money safari camp at a private game reserve bordering the Kruger National Park. The organic style of the lodge buildings blends in naturally with the environment. Your three nights and four days at on safari unfold in whatever way suits you.
The family chalets are comfortable and unique with a back to nature appeal. For those on a safari honeymoon, your months of planning are over - relax in a double hammock by the pool and soak up the tranquillity.
The Timbavati is one of Africa's world-renowned, unspoilt wilderness reserves. You can enjoy two game drives per day in open-top Land Rovers. Prepare for memorable encounters with the Big Five and keep a look out for different bird species - there are around 350 species in the reserve. The morning game drive departs at dawn and the night drive leaves in the late afternoon.
Skilled rangers and qualified trackers will bring you close to nature with their extensive knowledge of the flora and fauna found in the reserve. There is always a ranger on stand-by for an optional morning bush walk after breakfast.
In the evening you will be treated to pre-dinner drinks around the fire in the traditional boma (outdoor reed enclosure), followed by a delicious candlelit dinner in the dining room or out in the open riverbed, surrounded by flares and cauldron fires.
Embark on your last early-morning game drive with a hot water bottle and blanket over your knees followed by delicious breakfast.Pack your bags and bid farewell to the elephants coming down to the waterhole for a drink and to the grazing nearby giraffes. Depart on a short road transfer to Hoedspruit for your flight to Johannesburg.