Pilanesberg National Park
Southern Africa has numerous fascinating game reserves, but Pilanesberg National Park is perhaps the most accessible. This vast area lies in the ecologically diverse transition zone between the Kalahari and the Lowveld, which offers thrilling big game viewing in a malaria-free environment.
Pilanesberg National Park is set within the crater of an ancient volcano, formed 1.2 billion years ago by overflowing magma. As a result, we see today the magnificent landscape and rock formations left behind by this occurrence.
Pilanesberg National Park is a two-hour drive from South Africa's largest city (Johannesburg), and gives visitors a chance to discover a whole new world. Discover the wonders of the wilderness during the public holidays or on a romantic getaway.
Pilanesberg National Park Video
3 Day Black Rhino Lodge Pilanesberg Safari
Dinokeng Game Reserve
Dinokeng Game Reserve is a unique opportunity for future conservation. In addition to being the only residential Big5 game reserve within metro city boundaries, the DGR is just half an hour from the city center. A model of free roaming and peace between resident landowners and the Big5 is being pioneered here.
Dinokeng Game Reserve has thousands of acres of wilderness for you to explore. By going on guided game drives in an open safari vehicle, you can not only get closer to nature, but you can also smell it and enjoy the view from an elevated position.
Located just 40 minutes away from Pretoria's downtown, take time out from the stress of everyday routine life to enjoy the adventure of the bush.
Dinokeng Game Reserve Video
3 Day Mongena Lodge Dinokeng Safari
Madikwe Game Reserve
Madikwe Game Reserve is currently South Africa's fifth largest game reserve and is also one of the country's lesser-known parks. The area is considered one of the best conservation areas in Africa because it is a hidden gem.
10 000 mammals were relocated from other National Parks in 1991 after the area was declared a reserve. Approximately 66 species of large mammals live in the park, as well as about 300 species of birds.
Madikwe Game Reserve lies 90 kilometers north of Zeerust. It is situated against the Botswana border close to the Kalahari Desert.
Madikwe Game Reserve Video
North West Province, South Africa
Southern Africa has numerous fascinating game reserves and is the ONLY country in Africa that can officially offer a fully malaria-free safari experience.
Having said this, not every safari destination in South Africa is malaria-free so it's still important to choose your game reserve wisely. The assured malaria-free safari areas are the the Pilanesberg National Park and the Madikwe Game Reserve in the North West Province, as well as the Dinokeng game Reserve (just half an hour north of Pretoria).
The great news is that all of these reserves offer wonderful wildlife viewing and superb safari experiences, so you won't need to compromise on quality to ensure a medication-free trip.
We have the Following Malaria Free Safaris available: