Day Safaris

Feel the heartbeat and rhythm of Africa as you become part of a Big 5 Day Safari Adventure.

Experience authentic, wild Africa with a day safari on the malaria-free Amakhala Game Reserve, situated only a 45 minute drive from Port Elizabeth. 

Guided by an experienced ranger on an open cruiser, we offer visitors breathtaking landscapes and unforgettable wildlife sightings, including: The Big 5, Black Wildebeest, Cheetah, Giraffe, Zebra and numerous other antelope. 

Our day safaris depart from Leeuwenbosch Country House  or Hlosi Game Lodge, both situated on the expansive Amakhala Game Reserve. 


Itinerary:
Meet at the lodge at 9h00 for orientation

What to Expect:
Morning game drive
2 local beverages (cash bar is also available)
Delicious lunch awaits upon your arrival back at the lodge

Price:
R1700 per adult
R850 per child 

Child Policy:
Children 6 years plus welcome. 
Maximum of 2 children per adult per booking. 

Cancellation Policy:
• More than 7 days – no cancellation fee
• 7 days or less – 25% cancellation fee
• 3 days or less – 50% cancellation fee
• 48 hours or less – 100% cancellation fee

T's & C's Apply: 
Bookings are essential and must be made a minimum of 48 hours in advance.
Minimum requirement of 2 adults per confirmation.

How to Book:

Email: centralres@amakhala.co.za

Call: +27 (0) 41 450 5658

Add on a Boat Cruise 

Feeling adventurous? Why don't you add on a 1 hour boat cruise along the majestic Bushman's River, the lifeblood of the reserve? Spot Big 5 on the riverbanks, keep your eyes peeled for a wide variety of endemic bird species, and scan for hippos in the water. 

Subject to availability. 

Directions:

Leeuwenbosch Country House: Hlosi Game Lodge:
Directions to Leeuwenbosch Country House:
  • Follow the N2 from Port Elizabeth to Grahamstown (+- 60km) - on right hand side.
  • About 2km after the R342 turn-off to Paterson
  • and about 1km before the R342 Karel Landman right hand turn-off.
  • Follow the road to Leeuwenbosch.

Directions to Hlosi Game Lodge: 

  • Follow the N2 from Port Elizabeth to Grahamstown (+- 70km).
  • DO NOT take the R342 (left) to Paterson. The right hand turn onto the R342 is exactly 3km further down the N2.
  • Turn RIGHT onto the R342 to Alexandria (Karel Landman Monument).
  • Go through the security gate.
  • Follow the signs to Hlosi Game Lodge (+-2.5km turn right).

Easily accessible from Port Elizabeth, Grahamstown and Addo, our Day Safaris run daily.

Transfers may be arranged.

A taste of what to expect:

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