The Pilanesberg Game Reserve is a provincial park in South Africa, northwest of Johannesburg. It’s set in an extinct volcanic crater, with grasslands, wooded valleys and multi-hued rock formations. Wildlife includes elephants, lions, leopards and rhinos. Animals drink at Mankwe Dam, a man-made lake. Abundant bird life includes eagles and ostriches. Concealed wildlife-viewing shelters are scattered throughout the park.
Full Day: Johannesburg – Pilanesberg – Johannesburg
06.30 Johannesburg/Sandton Hotel, departure for Pilanesberg
09:00 Approximate arrival in Pilanesberg
09:30 Morning game drive (2 – 3 hours)
12:00 A light lunch at a selected lodge
13:00 Afternoon game drive (2 – 3 hours)
15:30 Return transfer to JHB
18:00 Approximate arrival in Johannesburg/Sandton Hotel
* Please note that all game drive is conducted in open safari vehicles and will depart regardless of the weather conditions.
* The above itinerary times are approximate timeline only and may vary.