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iSimangaliso Wetlands Park News & Information

iSimangaliso Wetlands Park News & Information

Situated only 54km from the impressive Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve lies the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, this South Africa’s first World Heritage Site since 1999 (Unesco) remains a true African wildlife paradise. What makes iSimangaliso Wetland Park so unique, various ecosystems, of the highest vegetated dunes in the world, of the highest concentration of Hippos and…

Sightings of the week July 2010

Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve has over the past 3 weeks really shown what its made of in terms of sightings, virtually every Safari to the park offered us unique sightings of at least 1 Big 5 specie and multiple sightings of Cheetah. However the sighting of the month of July must be that of Friday…

News flash: Leopard & Crocodile Isimangaliso Wetlands

On Monday a most amazing sighting occured on the banks of the St Lucia Estuary, a Leopard was spotted his curiousity was quiet amazing as he seemed very interested in the Crocodile that was basking in the Sun next to the estaury. One can wish to imagine what he was thinking in approaching a crocodile,…

News Flash: Leopard on Night Drive

Once again a fantastic sighting of a Leopard was experienced on one of our Night Drives into the Isimangaliso Wetlands Park over the weekend. The sighting was recorded early on the drive and only 2 km into the Night Drive, clients where as can be expected astonished by the sighting. The nocturnal animal makes use…

St Lucia South Africa

St Lucia South Africa is most definately a top destination and should most defiantely be on the to do list when in South Africa. Situated just 2 hours away from Durban International ( King Shaka ) travelling to St Lucia now is more conveniant and easy. Take the N2 North Bound towards RichardsBay , 56…

World Cup Fever

What a world cup it has been , the Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve has been inundated with visitors from and wide. The reserve the oldest in Africa unfortunately is quite dry however this once again offers clients very good sightings at the various watering holes. The past weekend we where fortunate enough to host the…

Game Capture Participation Program

For the first Time Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife has opened up the Game Capture Program to the Public this once in a lifetime opportunity gives one insight into an awesome experience to see up and personal what this is all about. Heritage Tours & Safaris has been offorded the opportunity to host clients on this experience…

News Flash: Lion Charge Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve

Lion Charge in the Hluhluwe , Umfolozi Game Reserve today left not only the game ranger but clients lost for words. What a sighting , the male Lion mating was caught of guard as much as the clients where. Close to Centenery Centre while on safari this morning our guides came across these magnificent creatures.…

World Cup Fever & Wildlife Safaris

Thankfully the Wolrd Cup Soccer is just around the corner , with much anticipation and expectation 1 Day to go. Bafana Bafana need to strut their stuff and showcase what they can do , with years of planning and numerous coaches Im sure they must have something worth to show the World. With a country…

Isimangaliso Wetlands Experience

Heritage Tours & Safaris has launched yet another exciting activity for FREE , yes for FREE. We have realised that most visitors to the area of St Lucia South Africa as well as Hluhluwe Game Reserve experience either self drive safari’s or open game drive safari’s yet most clients enjoy nature by foot. Due to…

Isimangaliso Wetlands Educational

Friday the 4th of June Heritage Tours & Safaris offered an Educational trip to Ladies only , the trip into the Isimangaliso Wetlands Park offered the ladies an insight into what it is that one may encounter while on a Night Drive Safari into the Park. Weather being perfect we all set out on a…

Isimangaliso Wetlands Park Closed

Please note that should you be interested in visiting Cape Vidal ( Isimangaliso Wetlands Park ) that the road to this destination will be closed due to construction work. Cape Vidal is and has been in need of the construction work for a while now and this needed work is finally being done, so why…

WHALE WATCHING ISIMANGALISO

St Lucia South Africa ( Isimangaliso Wetlands Park ) offers not only a diverse unique experience when it comes to the surrounding Park’s ( Hluhluwe Umfolozi ) & ( Cape Vidal ) this bush wonderland and world reknown Park Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game reserve the oldest park in the world but also South Africa’s first world…

Night Drive Leopard

Yes Leopard , this weekends Night Drive produced a sighting of the Ellusive creature for an amazing 30 mins inside of the Isimangaliso Wetlands Park. The ranger out on the drive was Trevor , and conditions where not ideal with the cold front that had started to show its face on Friday it was far…

Map

 St Lucia is situated a mere 54km from the National Park Hluhluwe / Imfolozi this gives one a chance to be accommodated in a Sea side village with an option to visit this magnificent Park. St Lucia offers one tranquile beaches , Hippo’s roaming the streets of St Lucia , Leopards , Bush Babies galore…