Pilansberg National Park Day Tour
Pilanesberg National Park – South Africa’s fourth-largest game park is situated in a volcanic crater located within the Bojanala Region of the North West Province. This extinct volcano has developed into an internationally renowned tourist attraction that beholds a breathtaking and fascinating landscape that will provide any soul with invigoration and awe. The park covers an area of 55 000 hectares. More than 7000 animals live here in a free and unhindered environment. Pilanesberg is home to the BIG 5 (elephant, rhino, leopard, buffalo, and lion) and we guarantee that you will be able to tick off most on your list of game sightings! Other animals that you may encounter are zebra, giraffe, cheetah, hyena, hippo, crocodile, jackal, wild cat, various antelope as well as over 300 bird species…the list is endless.
Pilanesberg offers over 200 km of roads for guided or self-drive game viewing. On our tour, you will enjoy an informative and highly entertaining game drive conducted by an experienced and knowledgeable tour guide who is eager to answer all your questions about the fascinating wildlife and environment. Bring your camera to eternally capture your African moments of our beautiful landscape and indigenous wildlife. this full-day adventure we head back to Johannesburg in the late afternoon. One thing is for sure: you will have plenty to talk about on the way back!
After collecting you from your hotel or residence in Johannesburg between 06:00 – 06:30, we travel to the Pilanesberg Nature reserve.
On arrival, your guide will take you on an exciting morning open 4×4 safari vehicle safari drive in search of the animals that inhabit the National Park. Our guides are knowledgeable and will give you in-depth information on the animal you are viewing and try their out-most to find the members of the Big 5.
During the heat of the day, you will enjoy lunch at one of the many rest camps in the National Park before departing on an afternoon closed vehicle safari drive or a visit to Sun City. Our vehicles depart the National Park between 15:30 – 16:00
- Transfers in a comfortable vehicle
- Pickup in Johannesburg
- 2½ to 3 Hours Morning open vehicle safari drive
- Good chance to spot the BIG 5
- Great bird viewing
- 2 to 2½ Hours Afternoon closed vehicle safari drive or visit to Sun City
- Light lunch
Price: R2195 per person (2 – 4 Pax)
* The tour might deviate according to traffic and pick-up times.
*Terms and Conditions apply
*Subject to availability / Cancellation fees may apply
Return TimeApproximately 17:30 PM - 18:00 PM.
Dress CodeCasual. Comfortable clothing, hiking shoes, hat, light jacket.
IncludedAir conditioned VehiclesEntrance FeesMealsPickup/Drop-off from HotelProfessional Driver Guide
Not IncludedBottled waterServices or deviations from the tour program