World renowned Addo Elephant National Park is a beautiful scenic national park with history and geology, medicine plants and animals in abundance. Let our guide take you around this park and tell you the stories behind each animal, about the mountains and the sea.
This big 5 (also known as a big 7 park) is a must.
The drive will set off from the premises of Dungbeetle River Lodge at 10.00 a.m.
Join us for a coffee/tea on the deck and then set off to the National Park, 10 minutes away. The fee INCLUDES the entrance/conservation fee to the national park. A PICNIC LUNCH is provided and includes drinks and dry snacks at an appropriate time and the free use of Nikon binoculars. Your qualified guide will take you around the 28 thousand hectares of this park, to find as many animals as the guide can. The Addo Elephant National Park does deserve an 8 hour drive to do justice to it. With 3 hours more than the half day we can spend more time looking for good sightings, and to catch the late afternoon animals when the nocturnal ones come out. Each drive is unique and cannot be easily planned. Animals are on the move constantly and the route will be to find them. We supply binoculars to our guests for a better experience.
The tour will be with a qualified guide. 3 persons or less in a closed Land Rover or more in a safari vehicle seating 8 passengers and for bigger groups in our unique 22 seat safari vehicle. Depending on the bookings for that day. The guides will talk about history, geology and fauna and flora of this amazing park. They will do their best to introduce you to as many of the animals available in the park and tell you about them. There are toilet stops and a short break at the main camp where there is a curio shop and information center.
Dungbeetle River Lodge at 10.00
8 Hour Tour (approx)
Leaves at 10:00
Dress according to the weather
Camera with enough battery power
R1500 per person if 4 pax or less
R1400 per person if 5 pax and over