There are many legendary safari destinations on the continent but recently others have become part of African safari legend and a South Africa safari in Madikwe Game Reserve is right up there with the best on the continent when it comes to showcasing the wonders of Africa.
The guides of Madikwe Game Reserve have a special affinity with the territory and ensure that activities are filled with fascinating sightings and stories.
Madikwe Game Reserve was born out of an idea to reclaim farming land that had been all but destroyed and a grand scheme to restock the area with wildlife was instituted. Operation Phoenix as the restocking program was known as was, and still is today, the largest translocation of wildlife on earth and the guides ensure that guests become part of the magic that is Madikwe.
These Madikwe Game Reserve safari lodges offer luxury accommodation, excellent facilities and superb Big Five wildlife safari activities.
This selection of Madikwe Safari Package Holidays in South Africa can all be customized to suit your needs and budget.
The experienced guides ensure that game drive activities are filled with interesting facts and information about the area and the wildlife that is seen. The afternoon drives in Madikwe often stretch into evening when the nocturnal creatures of Africa can be seen going about their business.
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Madikwe is a malaria-free safari destination. Many of the lodges offer safari activities for children including short game drives and mini-rangers courses, making this an excellent family safari holiday.
Travelling in Africa with children can be very daunting, and at times very frustrating, and with the threat of malaria thrown into the mix many families choose what is perceived to be an easier and less stressful holiday option but with a Madikwe safari all the uncertainties can be laid to rest.
Dedicated kiddies game drives are guided by specially trained guides and the lodges provide fun educational entertainment for the kids, allowing the parents to relax and enjoy themselves.