we had a great day trip by ourself in the wetland park. Maybe not that much animals to see as in Krüger or other parks, but the landscape is much more beautiful due to the lake and the ocean and it’s wet conditions.
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Let’s go from the start. The check in is slow and cumbersome. You must have photo ID or you are not allowed in. Needless to say we had none with us to had to return to the guesthouse for my driving licence. On getting back...More
We didn't get any info at the reception on blocked destinations within the park but were fully charged. Lookouts seems to have a different meaning in KZN! These are the dead ends of roads where you can stop and return your car. Well protected by...More
There is no doubt why this area is Heritage listed. From whale watching to game drives the many intertwined ecosystems make this a 'must visit' area if you go to South Africa. You will need several days in this area if you want to get...More
Very nice landscapes, amazing beach at Cape Vidal. You can spend a whole day at the beach and another one visiting the wildlife, amazing rhinos at the end of the visit. We could not see any leopard... By they are there! The visit is very...More
We did a boat trip to see the Hippo's and Crocs ! Was a lovely way to do this , very relaxing , great scenery also .
Toured iSimangaliso Wetland Park over a couple days in St. Lucia. We took 3 tours with Shakabarker Tours (Bike ride, night drive, and hippo and croc tour), and also did a self-drive. My one complaint on the self-drive was that we didn't have a map,...More
Isimangaliso Wetland park is absolutely gorgeous. The park and facilities are well maintained and clean. We saw many different bird species and the landscape is just beautiful. Will definitely return in future. Stock up on food and drink in St Lucia as the shop in...More
We visited the iSimangaliso Wetland Park twice. They do not accept the annual ticket for SA National Parks (wild card). The park has two sections and each is worth a visit. You can drive through the sections and we were able to see giraffes, zebras,...More
The park is a little visited piece of heaven, only 30k long but you have it to yourself. Lots of different environments in a small area. Saw lots of zebra,impala Kudu, wildebeest. Samandar monkeys, hippo croc, buffalo. You can whale watch from the beach