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Mapungubwe National Park

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South Africa
+27 12 428 9111
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Fascinating Park

We were staying at the Mopane Bush Lodge and had a couple of trips to the Mapungubwe National... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Michael F
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Place where you can become one with nature!

Visit the Park since 2012. last visit was September 2017. Again it was more than I expected. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Quinton B
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+27 12 428 9111

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at the Mopane Bush Lodge and had a couple of trips to the Mapungubwe National Park. The park has one of the oldest sets of cave paintings and if you have a good guide (as we had, Bridgette from Mopane) you will...More

2  Thank Michael F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visit the Park since 2012. last visit was September 2017. Again it was more than I expected. We originally planned to camp one night but decided to upgrade to the Bush camp at Vhembe. What an experience! Was woken in the night by klipspringers and...More

Thank Quinton B
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

We spent a day here as a stop off point on a road trip. We hadn't expected to be so taken with the area. We ended up spending a full day here, enjoying the 4x4 trails, the self drive wildlife viewing opportunities and the tremendous...More

Thank Daniel T
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely environment, clean air, variety of wild animals, beautiful Limpopo river, a very nice view of the SA Botswana and Zimbabwe confluence. For me this is a monthly experience as I have to be there for my monthly Environmental inspection. Poachers corner is one of...More

Thank thembi_ndou1
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

We visited for 6 days and tried to get an extension but this is a popular park. Travelling through Alldays the road is badly potholed but fortunately relatively quiet compared to the alternative route via Louis Trichard. We stayed the first night at Tshugulu Lodge,...More

1  Thank sljdubai
Reviewed 8 December 2017

One of the few Parks that has a sense of carefree attached to it. No fences around your cottage and elephant paths winding through the rest camp. I really enjoyed braaiing here - not to mention that great rock pool!

Thank PatrickOBr
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Camp site 4 or 5 must be one of the nicest with the big Nala Tree providing shade, the park is split in two. A western and eastern side, on the eastern side you can see the confluence of the two rivers with Botswana and...More

Thank JAKTracks
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This is a gem! Fantastic park with beautiful walkways, picnic areas and outstanding camps. We stayed at Vembe Camp - absolutely stunning. Just one comment, steep walk from car park to chalet to carry everything a challenge for older people. Maybe some clever arrangement to...More

Thank 410Why
Reviewed 6 September 2017

It is a bit of a drive from Joburg, but worth the trip big time. The landscape is like from a different planet, with Baobabs scattered all over. The wildlife is impressive. Within a few hours we saw a leopard, a big hyena and a...More

1  Thank CharlesBern
Reviewed 2 September 2017

It was good to visit this wonderful cultural landscape. The park is clean. I stayed at Leokwe camp , the chalets are nice and clean.I enjoyed the tour to the Mapungubwe hill. The tour guide was professional and patient as we were climbing up and...More

Thank preciouss282
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16 September 2016|
Response from peta_kofi | Reviewed this property |
I'm not too sure if there's hiking, as we didn't do any. Check out the Sanparks website, they'll have more info