Only three hours north of Durban, this is the heart of the Zulu Kingdom, covering 96,000 hectares. Wilderness trails take you along mighty rivers that wander through thorn savanna inhabited by Africa’s Big Five. It’s also the oldest game reserve in Africa and home of the white rhino.
- Big Five game viewing
- Three-day wilderness trail
The wilderness trail altered my perspective on life. After a few days’ living among the animals, a sense of calmness and belonging filled my heart and head.
– Scott Ramsay, Wild 20
- Guided walks
- Guided night drives
- Self-guided 4×4 trails
- Self-drive game viewing
- Self-guided hiking trails
- Boating and boat tours
- Overnight wilderness trails
Top sightings: White rhino, Big Five, giraffe, blue wildebeest, cheetah, zebra, large herds of antelope
Accommodation: Camping, chalets, cottages, log cabins, lodges
Gate times: November – February 05:00 – 19:00, March – October 06:00 – 18:00
Nearest centre: Hluhluwe is 25km away (about 20 minutes).
Know before you go
This is a low risk malaria area but consult your doctor before to be on the safe side.
Contact reserve: +27 (0)35 562 0113
Ezemvelo Central Reservations: +27 (0)33 845 1000, [email protected]
Visit the home page of Hilltop Camp in Hluhluwe iMfolozi Game Reserve.
Visit the home page of the iMfolozi section.