KwaZulu Natal Safari Experience

KwaZulu-Natal, also known as KZN or the Garden Province, is where you will embark on a two-night stay at a Big 5 private game reserve, situated in the soulful wilderness of Northern Kwazulu-Natal. Enjoy an authentic safari adventure in an evocative bush setting, exactly as nature intended; open and inviting with unparalleled closeness to the bush. Experience an exclusive blend of the African bush and understated luxury, matched with its celebration of Zulu culture and passionate conservation of the environment.

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Cape Town – KZN: 2h flight OR 20h road trip (self drive)

Johannesburg – KZN: 1h10min flight or 6h road trip (self drive)

A pride of lions at Thanda Private Game Reserve


“Thank you so much for arranging the perfect holiday for us. We had an amazing time and enjoyed everything about our visit. Thank you for arranging the bag of goodies upon our arrival, I used everything including the driving goggles for the safari. The packing list was helpful and the itinerary booklet was beautiful. Thanks for all the pre-flight information and your attention to detail. We will make sure to tell our friends about you when they travel as we had the perfect 7-day trip to South Africa.”
Pauline Duncan, Australia

“I wanted to say thank you for your great planning with our safari. We LOVED Phinda – so amazing! The people, the food, the location were truly incredible! Thank you for the anniversary massage as well; so special. We truly can’t wait to come on safari again… soon!”
Melanie and Paul


Thanda Private Game Reserve
Kingfisher Brown hooded at Thanda courtesy of Christian Sperka