Relax in the comfort of our air-conditioned bus whilst our knowledgeable guide takes you on a tour of South Africa’s scenic panorama route.
Enjoy commanding mountain views and the spectacular Blyde River Canyon, one of the world’s largest green canyons. You will visit the historical view points; Bourke’s Luck Potholes, The Three Rondavels, God’s Window and the Berlin Falls, lunching at one of the stops. Fee includes: guide, food and drinks for the day as well asentrance fees to all of the historical sites.
Jessica was rescued as a baby during a flood by a family livingon the banks of the Blyde River. She has now grown into a 1 Ton hippo who visits her adopted family’s river-side home daily for feeding and a bit of loving attention.
You too can have an awesome opportunity to get up close and personal with a hippo! This is an excellent photographicopportunity.
Fee includes guide, transfer and entrance.
Hop aboard the Blyde Boat and discover the largest ‘green canyon’ in the world. An interpretation tour by a tour guide will take you to the rare living Kadishi Tufa Waterfall and the Three Rondawels.
An abundance of wildlife will keep you distracted while learning more about the natural history of the Blyde Canyon. The waterfall sits at 200m (around 660 feet) in height and is the second tallest tufa waterfall on earth.
The fee includes the cruise, transfers and entrance fees.
Join us on an educational tour of our ‘Poacher’s Garden’, followed by a short video clip which will explain the modus operandi of our Rhino Revolution Orphanage. You will learn about the desperate plight of Africa’s rhino, which are being decimated at an alarming rate by poachers.
You may be lucky enough to see some of our rehabilitated rhino calves wondering around our reserve whilst on game drive. This tour is not open to the public and this opportunity is offered exclusively to Khaya Ndlovu Manor House guests. There is no set fee for this activity however a donation to the cause, for this unique experience is expected.
Go on an educational adventure with one of our guides. This will include track and sign trailing, bug hunts, feeding signs and other environmental experiences. An exciting story of the African bush will unfold during the 60 to 90 minute duration of the walk.
Trailing a white rhino or a member of the plains game species will also be possible should you happen to find fresh tracks. Walks for children available on request.
Experience the magic of lighter-than-air flight near the foot of the Drakensberg Escarpment. One-hour long flights are conducted over the scenic, Lowveld section of the Blyde River,15 km West of Hoedspruit. As the sun rises, the landscape, the vegetation and, if you're lucky, some wildlife will provide photo opportunities.
Game spotting cannot be guaranteed but on most flights, several plains game species are spotted. Please note that this activity calls for a very early start from the lodge, sometimes in the dark, and is very weather dependent.
The fee includes the flight and transfers to and from the launch site.
Enjoy the incredible interaction with these magnificent animals. Enjoy the incredible interaction with these magnificent animals. Arrive at sunrise for your personal introduction to a very special family, and immerse yourself fully in the natural environment of one of Africa’s most epic creatures.
The start is an early one before the elephants head off into the bush to forage in the wild. During the 1.5 hour tour, you’ll learn about their story through the keepers who have walked the long road with them, and have formed lifelong bonds in the process. This is a “once in a life-time experience” imprinting forever memories!
The fee includes the experience, transfer and tea and coffee on arrival.
Hlokomela Tours, one of the non-profit Organisation Hlokomela’sf undraising initiatives, offers visitors to the Kruger to Canyonsarea an alternative experience for those interested in the communities and the structures that support the local wildlife tourism industry.
Hlokomela Tours offers a unique opportunity for visitors to support and experience first hand Hlokomela and allits projects, learn more about the agricultural activities of the area and their relation to the tourism industry, and to leave this beautiful little town with a better understanding of “CaringHoedspruit”. You will visit a womens health clinic, a local creche, the Hlokomela Herb Garden and the Hlokomela Market. The tour lasts approximately 3-4 hours and includes refreshing herbal drinks and water during the tour.
Please note that this activity is only offered from Monday - Friday.
Get a bird’s-eye view of our scenic area on this 30-minute microlight flight. You’ll see for miles as you soar above the ground and might be lucky enough to spot the Big Five. This short microlight flip gives you an idea of what this area looks like from the air. A microlight flight is the perfect way to spot game, as the animals are easier to see from your high vantage point in the air.
You can let an experienced pilot take the controls, or you can try flying yourself if you want to. Cost includes the flight, transfer to the airfield and coffee at the hangar.
Transfers from / to Hoedspruit Eastgate Airport
Return transfers to Hoedspruit Town - PER HOUR