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Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve Private Day Tour from Durban provided by Zulu Safaris

Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve Private Day Tour from Durban

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Even if you are staying in the city, you can still get a taste of the wild on this day trip from Durban to Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve. Explore the park with a ranger guide who knows where to find the Big 5 (lions, elephants, buffalo, leopards, and rhino). Optional add ons include a boat ride, wild cat sanctuary, or Zulu cultural village.
  • Full-day game reserve tour without having to spend the night
  • Hassle-free pickup and drop-off from your Durban hotel
  • Learn about regional fauna and flora from your guide
  • Choose from 4 options for an additional excursion (at own expense)
Important Information
Departure Point
Durban, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off inside a 10km radius of Durban
  • Entry/Admission - Hluhluwe - iMfolozi Park Wilderness Area
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • German and Polish languages can be requested (on request)
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Wheelchair user: Any traveler using wheelchair have to inform (weight & size)
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 99 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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MJH H wrote a review Feb 2020
Reading, United Kingdom38 contributions24 helpful votes
This is the oldest game reserve and the second largest in South Africa. It is not just open plains but is hilly and forested with dirt roads so the animals are all in a more natural habitat but more difficult to spot. However on a one day trip from Durban we spotted arould 18
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Date of experience: February 2020
Debbie K wrote a review Feb 2020
Canberra, Australia7 contributions
I want ti thank Visi Gumede for making this experience the best safari I have ever been in Africa. Visi was extremely professional and knowledgeable which made the safari very educational and interesting for me. I learned various aspects for the African animals and culture which
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Date of experience: January 2020
Response from Zulu_Safaris_SA, Administrator at Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve Private Day Tour from Durban
Responded 14 Feb 2020
Hi Thanks for the positive review that our professional guide Vusi Gumede meant your expectations and gave you that memorable African experience, hoping to host you again next time you come to Durban
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Lachlan F wrote a review Dec 2019
Alexandra, Australia2 contributions
With 2 days notice I was the only one booked for this tour but was able to get a good rate, thanks to Nozipho for organising. Freddie was an excellent and friendly guide, knowledgeable about the animals and with a fantastic eye to spot them from such a distance. There were
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Date of experience: June 2019
Sachin P wrote a review Aug 2019
Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa4 contributions1 helpful vote
I am on a short visit to Durban and wanted to visit a game reserve nearby...right from the start when I first called Zulu offices to the end of the day trip, it was a great experience all through. The wonderful experience started with my interaction with Bongani who helped with
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Response from Zulu_Safaris_SA, Public Relations Manager at Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve Private Day Tour from Durban
Responded 21 Aug 2019
Thank you so much for your lucrative feedback. It's a pleasure to hear from you that your expectations were fulfilled. Providing excellent services is our chief priority to all our valuable guests.Thanks for a great appreciation for our guide Mfiswa competence and excellent services. I think this kind of feedback will help and educate a massive number of people to full comprehend this trip. In this kind of the trip if you are lucky enough, it is possible to see massive number of animals and Big 5 , but it's not guarantee to see all Big five animals. Once again thanks a lots for choosing us to be your host to provide you such incredible experience and we hope that your expectations were adequately fulfilled. We hope to host you again. Kind regards Public Relations Manager
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jeroen4321 wrote a review Jul 2019
Durban, South Africa17 contributions
A very nice safari trip with a good guide. We were picked up at the hotel on time. The drive to the national park was about3 hours. During the drive the guide told about what we were seeing on the road. After arriving in the park the guide did know very good the way. We have
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Response from Zulu_Safaris_SA, Public Relations Manager at Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve Private Day Tour from Durban
Responded 10 Jul 2019
Thank you so much for your lucrative and accurate feedback. We hope this will give a clear picture and full understanding of this kind of the trip. In this kind of trip is not total guarantee that guests will see all big five but it occur if you have adequate lucky to see all big animals. Once again thank you so much for choosing Zulu Safaris to be your host. Proving excellent services to all our valuable is our main priority and it what we strive for. We hope to host you soon again .
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About the operator

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By: Zulu Safaris
fantastic tour with a great company
We had a fantastic tour in March 2020. Our guide made everything possible that we Feld comfortable and safe. We cou
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High Adventure
This was a hugely enjoyable adventure! With Sotiris as our outstanding driver and guide, we were the first to be p
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Perfect Tour and Timeframe
We only had a limited time to dedicate to a tour this day and had a hard time finding a tour to the Zulu village th
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Amazing experience
I was fortunate to be the only tourist on this tour and was treated like a VIP since I was the only one. I have to
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Friendly guide, puctual service, the parks a bit sad
On a one day excursion to a safari at Tala and a visit to Phezulu. The former was OK, but a little bit 'tame' as al
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Great day out with Wanda
We were met by our guide Wanda spot on time outside our hotel in a four wheel drive jeep and he gave us a quick out
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Zulu Safaris were brilliant with the logistics of booking this tour - great communication. The tour was fabulous bu
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Kathleen R
Fabulous experience seeing animals at Tala with Wonder Boy and Rejoice
We had only about half a day ashore on a cruise stop in February, and we had booked in advance with Zulu Tours. We
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Capture Site
Did this tour on my own. Vusi was my guide, he was also my guide a few days earlier when i did the safari. The conv
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Safari Day Tour
What a Day; Our Guide was First Class; Very Informative & Chatty. Great Sense of Humour Too. His Name Vusi.. Saw lo
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Excellent historical day out.......
Brilliant full day out at Rorkes Drift, Islandawana and Fugitives drift in a comfortable air conditioned van (priva
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Kate B
Fantastic day out
We were met at the cruise terminal by Wonder and off we went with one other couple. The whole day was superb. Wonde
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A long day from Durban, but worth it!
Excellent day out, booked via 1st Zulu Safaris, who were very flexible on dates and not restricting us to a Saturda
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Great Guide and tour
Since Zulu is my favourite film, there is no way I could not take the opportunity to have a guided tour of the batt
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Patricia M
Durban half day tour
Sadly, this was very poor. 16 of us in a cramped, though air conditioned, mini bus, views from the bus very extreme
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Key Details
  • Zulu Safaris, Hluhluwe - iMfolozi Park Wilderness Area
  • Duration: 12h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, French, Portuguese
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