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Songimvelo Game Reserve

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Rhinoceros in the Songimvelo Game Reserve

Songimvelo Game Reserve is in Mpumalanga of South Africa.


UnderstandEdit

The Ghost and the Darkness starring Val Kilmer and Michael Douglas was shot here.

HistoryEdit

LandscapeEdit

The area mountainous.

Flora and faunaEdit

Rhinoceros and a variety of antelope can often be seen. The elephants and leopards are more elusive. Cattle from nearby farms often graze inside the park.

ClimateEdit

Get inEdit

Drive from Badplaas.

Fees/PermitsEdit

Entrance is R100 per vehicle per day for game viewing.

Get aroundEdit

You can drive in your own vehicle which should preferably be a 4x4.

SeeEdit

DoEdit

Drive the nearby Ebutsini 4x4 course.

BuyEdit

EatEdit

DrinkEdit

SleepEdit

LodgingEdit

The lodging area in the East is separated from the rest of the game reserve. Only poorly maintained log cabins are available. The area is mostly used by locals as a party spot with throbbing house music the norm. Guests are allowed access to the brown tinged water pool.

CampingEdit

BackcountryEdit

Stay safeEdit

Get outEdit

Drive through the ghost town of Msauli towards Bulembe or Barberton.

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