All of our trip reports in Pilanesberg National Park can be found here.

A Wild Week in the Pilanesberg

A wildebeest grazing with Mankwe Dam in the background. Courtesy of Christopher Clark So I’m back in the office after a wild week away in Pilanesberg on what I am lucky enough to call “work”. […]

By |October 14th, 2015|Game Drive Stories, Trip Reports|0 Comments

Dinner with Pilanesberg’s African Wild Dogs

It’s not the biggest nor the wildest park in the land, but there is something about Pilanesberg National Park.  Come rain or shine, winter or summer, something memorable – something surprising – always seems to happen. Without fail. Without exception. […]

By |May 12th, 2014|Game Drive Stories, Trip Reports|0 Comments

Spotting the Elusive Leopard in Pilanesberg

As a travel writer working across Southern and East Africa, I have been lucky enough to do a pretty exhaustive amount of safari over the years. My list includes African heavyweights such as the unique moon-like expanse of Etosha National Park in Namibia, the vast Kruger National Park in South Africa and the incredible Masai Mara in Kenya. […]

Rhinos Galore in Pilanesberg

The wetter summer months are not considered to be the best time for wildlife spotting in Pilanesberg, with the grass especially high and dense at this time of the year. […]

By |April 5th, 2013|Trip Reports|0 Comments

Roadtrip to Pilanesberg

Pilanesberg Trip Report I just came back from an amazing 4 day trip to Pilanesberg. It took us about 18 hours to drive from Cape Town to the park entrance via Kimberley. We arrived in the afternoon so we had some extra time for a game drive as the gates only close at 7 pm. It didn’t take us long to spot some wildlife, which was right next to the road. We didn’t see any of the big 5 the first evening but it was still a great first day in the park. […]

By |February 28th, 2013|Trip Reports|0 Comments