Where nearly 2 million hectares of unrivaled diversity of life forms fuses with historical and archaeological sights – this is real Africa.The world-renowned Kruger National Park offers a wildlife experience that ranks with the best in Africa.
Mankele was established in 2007 by Greg Anderson, Geoffrey Anderson & Mark Meyer. Mankele’s main aim is to be a safe outdoor environment with a variety of activities and accommodation options for the whole family to enjoy.
The character of the Garden is shaped by the two main rivers that cut across it, namely the Crocodile and Nels Rivers. Before these two rivers converge in the Garden, they form spectacular waterfalls which can be viewed at the Cascades and the Nels viewpoints
Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre is a unique lifestyle destination with tranquil gardens, quirky independent shops, fantastic entertainment spoils, a boutique hotel and fitness centre.
The Graskop Gorge Lift Company is centrally located on the Panorama Route and is an ideal stop over point, whether it be for the view, the forest, the food or the various adventure activities, guided tours and hikes in the surrounding areas.
One of the country’s most scenic self-drives, the Panorama Route, explores the Mpumalanga highlands, or the north-eastern section of the Great Escarpment of the Drakensberg. In these rugged mountains the plateau comes to an abrupt and dramatic halt, falling steeply away into the Lowveld accompanied by incredible views out over the grasslands of Africa.
Situated within the beautiful 1,000 hectare Umhloti Nature Reserve, 15 kilometres outside Nelspruit, the Jane Goodall Institute (JGI) South Africa Chimpanzee Sanctuary is home to chimps that have been misplaced from their natural habitats in Africa.
Kaapsehoop is often shrouded in mist and much colder than its neighbouring towns of Nelspruit and Barberton. The town as we know it today was formed in 1882 when gold was discovered in a small creek running through the town
The Sudwala Caves in Mpumalanga, South Africa, are set in Precambrian dolomite rock, which was first laid down about 3800 million years ago, when Africa was still part of Gondwana. The caves themselves formed about 240 million years ago.
Look forward to an experience of a lifetime – you will be able to interact with these majestic elephants up close with a range of fun activities ideal for the whole family. Feel their rough skin, exchange trunk greetings and offer tasty treats while learning their history from the elephant handlers.
Shangana Cultural Village is a traditional African village located between the Blyde River Canyon and Kruger National Park, where local residents invite guests to share their way of life. Tours are run daily, and visitors can look forward to trying special dishes like crocodile baked in groundnut sauce, Mopani worms, mieliepap, and roasted corn wheels.
Esra Bosch’s career as a ceramist began in 1985 when she joined her late father, celebrated master potter Esias Bosch, and her brother, distinguished potter Anton Bosch, at the Bosch Studio near White River in the Mpumalanga Lowveld. The well-known Bosch Studio, built on a rocky outcrop with a view across to the mountains of Swaziland, was established in 1961 by her father, and this is where Esra still works and where visitors go to view her ceramics.