What we offer
Pilanesberg National Park, Bakgatla Safaris operates day trips with-in this pristine malaria-free Big 5 game reserve. Vehicles are custom 10-seater game drive vehicles and guests can either partake in a 3 hour or Full Day game drive.
The Pilanesberg National Park is home to a brimming diversity of wildlife. Almost all of Southern Africa’s big game featured around the unique geological formation called the Pilanesberg Alkaline Ring Complex. .
Some of the most beautiful scenery within the entire park can be viewed in the Mankwe Dam region. The dam is the largest body of water in the game reserve. This makes it the perfect place to spot a wide variety of animals. water-buck, wildebeest, zebra and impala are among the animals that make a stopover on the grassland bordering the dam. For bird lovers, there is a bird hide very close to the water’s edge. Make sure you take note of the fish eagles, kingfishers and cormorants circling the dam. All of these places provide many a fantastic opportunity to photograph the plentiful array of fauna and flora.!
What to bring:
- Jacket for early morning drives
- Camera & BInoculars
- Bird books