Madikwe Safari Lodge, Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa ::: Proximity to Johannesburg makes this a desirable weekend destination for well-heeled locals, who drive or fly in to sip morning coffee while watching the sun creep over the Marico River, observe elephants mud-bathing in the river, and experience the thrill of the chase when wild dogs are in the area. The lodge's switched-on team pulls together each day effortlessly. ...
Located in the north east of #Madikwe Game Reserve in #South #Africa, Madikwe #Safari Lodge enjoys a hillside position with views across game rich plains. The #Dwarsberg Hills are seen on the horizon and the #Marico #River is close by. Home to over 27 species of #fauna, including #lion, #leopard, #elephant, #rhino, #buffalo, #cheetah and wild dog, at 187,000 acres this malaria-free reserve is one of the largest in South Africa.
Thakadu River Camp in Madikwe Game Reserve is a luxury tented safari camp situated in a malaria free area. The reserve is a popular safari destination and home to the Big 5 amongst a wide variety of wildlife and bird species.
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Rise at dawn and take breakfast on the terrace with quetzals and toucans, then hop on an aerial bicycle and pedal through the forest canopy in search of orange-fronted barbets and crimson-rumped toucanets. Or board the 1.25-mile gondola system and float through the clouds to the far reaches of the reserve. At day's end, unwind with a fruit daiquiri in the glass-walled bar as fireflies put on a show. Foraged fruits and biodynamic veggies distinguish the menu. read more