Durban Wildlife Safari: Get Up Close with Nature
Embark on an unforgettable wildlife safari in Durban's surrounding areas
Book Top Experiences and Tours in Durban:If youʻre booking your trip to Durban last minute, we have you covered. Below are some of the top tours and experiences!
- From Durban: Sani Pass and Lesotho by 4WD Vehicle
- From Durban: Sani Pass, Lesotho and Basotho Village Day Trip
- Durban: 1-Hour Boat Cruise from Wilson's Wharf
- From Durban: Lesotho Highlights 4-Day Trip with Meals
- Durban: 30-Minute Harbor Boat Cruise
1. Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Game Reserve
Embark on a thrilling safari adventure at the Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Game Reserve, known for its diverse wildlife and stunning landscapes. Witness majestic elephants, rhinos, giraffes, zebras, and other magnificent animals in their natural habitat.
2. PheZulu Safari Park
Immerse yourself in Zulu culture and wildlife at the PheZulu Safari Park. Take a guided tour through the traditional Zulu village, witness vibrant Zulu dancing performances, and get up close with crocodiles, snakes, and other reptiles. Enjoy panoramic views of the Valley of a Thousand Hills.
3. Tala Private Game Reserve
Experience the wonders of the Tala Private Game Reserve, home to an array of wildlife, including hippos, giraffes, zebras, and antelopes. Enjoy a thrilling game drive through the reserve, led by knowledgeable guides who will share fascinating insights about the animals and their habitat.
4. iSimangaliso Wetland Park
Discover the breathtaking iSimangaliso Wetland Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore its diverse ecosystems, from wetlands and estuaries to coastal dunes and savannahs. Spot an abundance of wildlife, including hippos, crocodiles, turtles, and various bird species.
5. Phezulu Safari Park and Reptile Park Combo Tour
Combine the best of wildlife and reptile encounters with a combo tour at PheZulu Safari Park. Experience an exciting game drive through the safari park, followed by an immersive visit to the reptile park. Get up close with snakes, lizards, and learn about their vital role in the ecosystem.
6. Tala Game Reserve and Valley of 100 Birds Combo Tour
Embark on a unique combo tour, combining the Tala Game Reserve and the Valley of 100 Birds. Enjoy a thrilling game drive through Tala, spotting wildlife, and then head to the Valley of 100 Birds to witness a diverse array of bird species in a tranquil and picturesque setting.
7. Half-Day Safari at Tala Game Reserve
Short on time? Opt for a half-day safari at the Tala Game Reserve and make the most of your wildlife adventure. Explore the reserve's stunning landscapes and encounter various animals, from graceful giraffes to powerful rhinos, all within a few hours.
8. Whale Watching Tour
Embark on a thrilling whale watching tour in Durban, where you can witness the majestic humpback whales during their annual migration. Join knowledgeable guides who will share insights about these incredible marine creatures as they breach and play in the warm waters.
9. St. Lucia Estuary Boat Safari
Explore the wonders of the St. Lucia Estuary on a boat safari. Glide along the tranquil waters surrounded by lush vegetation and diverse birdlife. Keep an eye out for hippos, crocodiles, and other wildlife that inhabit this UNESCO World Heritage Site.