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Wildlife wonders in Limpopo
1Kruger National Park
Situated close to the scenic Waterberg mountains, the Nylsvley Wetlands are a birder’s dream. During the summer months, this wetland often floods, attracting the highest number of avian visitors in the southern hemisphere.
3Marakele National Park, Waterberg
4Moholoholo Rehabilitation Centre
Situated in Hoedspruit, this rehabilitation centre here takes care of abandoned, injured and poisoned wildlife; their overall aim is to reintroduce creatures back into the wild. You'll leave Moholoholo feeling inspired.
5Tshukudu Wildlife Reserve
Situated in Hoedspruit, here's your chance to walk with orphaned and rehabilitated animals in a wilderness setting. A great place for families.
6Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre
7Mapungubwe National Park
8Elephant back safaris, Zibula Estate, Bela Bela
Get up close and personal with a group of orphaned elephants that are helping to raise awareness about conservation through the Eelephants for Africa Forever (EFAF) project.
9Taita falcons of the Strijdom Tunnels
10Polokwane Game Reserve
This is one of the most interesting municipal reserves in the country, and only three hours' drive from Johannesburg. As a bonus, you can walk in the park, mountain-bike, or best of all, see the wildlife from the back of a horse.