Things to do at Savanna Private Game Reserve
Game Viewing in Sabi Sands
Enjoy a South African safari including exceptional guided game drives and bush walks through the magnificent Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve.
Professional and expert game rangers and trackers share their knowledge and experience on all aspects of the bush during your South African safari in the Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve.
State of the art open safari vehicles have been extensively modified to ensure your safety and comfort. Delicious snacks and drinks are part of the game drives which set off at dawn and dusk every day on a safari in Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve.
Since there is no fence between Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve and Kruger National Park, African wildlife moves unhindered between the two areas which ensures a wonderful wildlife experience, with memorable and exciting big game viewing opportunities.
Lucky guests might be able to spot Cheetah and the Big Five (Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Buffalo, Rhino) or Hippo and Crocodile. There is also a multitude of general plains game and over 450 bird species that may be viewed from the comfort and safety of the open game drive vehicle during a safari in Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve.
Children on safari
Children of all ages are welcome with their families when booked into the Savanna Suite however no children under 8 years of age will be permitted at the main lodge.
Each day there are two morning and late afternoon game drives which include a drink and snack break. There are a number of exciting kids activities during the middle of the day. These will be selected according to age and individual interests and could include butterfly and bug catching, uses of plants, hair braiding, art and craft, bush picnics, spoor identification and outings.
A children’s menu is available on request - parents should advise the lodge in advance if there are special requirements. Each child receives a special bush bag with goodies to add to their safari experience. Any items collected from the activities during your child’s stay will be put together in a scrapbook as a memento of everything they have experienced.
Bush Wedding Ceremonies
Spend your special day in the romance of an untainted African bushveld setting. With three venues to choose from - a spot in the bush, at the swimming pool overlooking the waterhole, and on the deck with the lounge area - your wedding ceremony can be exactly the way you always imagined it.
Optional Safari Activities
- Spa treatments
- Shangaan village tour
- Golf at Skukuza or Leopard Creek
- Elephant Whispers (Elephant Back Riding and interaction)
- Hot air balloon rides