Activities at Ngala Safari Lodge

Ngala Safari Lodge in Timbavati Game Reserve, offers prime sightings of Big Five game as well as numerous other species.

At the lodge, it is possible to fill every minute of your African safari with a range of exciting activities including scenic helicopter flights, stunning bird-watching opportunities, swimming in sparkling pools, moonlit bush dinners and spectacular bush sundowners.

Game Viewing

Experience excellent game viewing on early morning and late afternoon game drives, bush walks, tracking and photographic safaris. You may be lucky enough to see elephant, wild dog, leopard, lion, hyena, giraffe, buffalo, rhino and more.


The shaded swimming pool and sundeck overlook a busy waterhole near the Mopane woodlands, the perfect spot for an afternoon dip. The pool is a good size and is surrounded by sun loungers, where guests can relax and wait to see what animals come down to the waterhole.

Curio Shopping

The curio shop and gallery are filled with African treasures. The shop has a good range of African artifacts, paintings, and safari clothing, as well as some necessities like toiletries, film, postcards, stamps, sunblock and hats. If you would like any of your treasures to be shipped, feel free to ask and this can easily be arranged.

Bush Dining

Bush dinners or boma dinners are slightly more traditional than the more formal courtyard dinners. Dine on delicious food including squash soup, smoked salmon crostini, steak with mushrooms and turkey with herb crust.

WILDChild Program

This lifestyle safari lodge offers unique activities for children such as tracking and pooh expeditions. Upon arrival you child will receive a goody bag containing a logbook, crayons, pencils and pawprint tattoos to complete the programme.

Timbavati Game Reserve - South Africa
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