3 DayPrivate Luxury Safari in South Africa

Escape the city life for a quick wildlife experience and track the Big Five in this 3 Day Private Luxury Safari in the heart of Thornybush Game Reserve in South Africa.
  • Accommodation: Air-conditioning, en-suite bathroom and a private deck
  • Destinations: Johannesburg, Thornybush Game Reserve, Johannesburg
  • Activities: Game drives, big five spotting, bush dining

Your South Africa Safari Experience

Embark on a short wildlife expedition on the way to your private luxury honeymoon suite, as soon as your flight lands at Thornybush Airstrip, where a representative will wait to escort you to Monwana Game Lodge. Each suite has an en-suite bathroom, air conditioning, and scenic views of the waterhole. The warm and friendly staff at Monwana Game Lodge will make you feel at home. Their motto is “arrive as strangers, leave as family”.

This getaway is ideal for couples who want a quick escape from their busy city life, and anyone who wants to encounter and abundance of wildlife. Monwana lodge is situated in the Thornybush Reserve - an area renowned for its 13 500 hectares of vast land filled with a profusion of wildlife 56 including mammal species.

Embark on daily morning and afternoon game drives in search for the Big Five. Indulge in silver service bush dining.

Day 1: Johannesburg - Thornybush Game Reserve

A representative will pick you up at the airstrip, after your flight from Johannesburg and escort you to Monwana Game Lodge in Thornybush Game Reserve. Prepare to be spoilt by the friendly staff. Settle into your private luxury suite with an en-suite bathroom, air conditioning and a private viewing deck. Nibble a light lunch before heading out for an afternoon game drive in a specialized safari vehicle.

Experience the rush of getting closer to nature by tracking nocturnal animals in a specialized safari vehicle. All safari drives are conducted by experienced game rangers. This is a great photo opportunity as you will encounter an abundance of game. Sip on sundowners and unwind while listening to the sweet sounds of the bush.

Experience the flavours of Africa by indulging a three course meal served on the majestic tree deck. Sip fine Cape wines to complement your sumptuous meal. Drift off to sleep to strengthen your vitality for the next day.

Day 2: Thornybush Game Reserve

Wake up early to go on a wildlife excursion. Savor a cup of tea or coffee and nibble on pastries to revive before your next big adventure. Spot a few predators, as they usually prowl the bush early in the morning and late at night. Your experienced game ranger will share his intimate bush knowledge with you.

After a pleasurable morning of game spotting, indulge in a hearty breakfast. Enjoy unlimited activities or lounge around your suite and enjoy the view in your private viewing deck. Visit nearby facilities like the Hans Merensky Golf Course. After an afternoon high tea, embark on an evening safari drive in Thornybush by torchlight as you make your way through the bush. Listen to dominating the sounds of the bush and spot the predators as they hunt for their prey.

Upon return to the lodge, indulge in fine bush dining around the boma. A traditional barbeque will be served along with some of the best Cape wines. The setting creates a relaxing ambience and allows you to kick back and relax to enjoy a few laughs around the crackling fire.

Day 3: Thornybush Game Reserve - Johannesburg

Wake up to a final early morning game drive, followed by hearty flavorsome breakfast. A representative will escort you to the airstrip where you will board your flight to Johannesburg. At O.R Tambo International Airport you will meet your onward travel arrangements.



  • Return flights from Johannesburg to a Thornybush Airstrip
  • Return road transfer to/from Monwana Game Lodge
  • 2 nights' air-conditioned accommodation with an en-suite bathroom, and a private viewing deck
  • Scrumptious breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • All teas, coffees and snacks
  • Dawn and dusk safaris in open safari vehicles and bushveld walks with trained guides and trackers
  • Sundowner drinks in a remote spot during the dusk safari drives

Not Included


  • All extras are to be settled directly on departure
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • All optional activities
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