Discover one of South Africa's most exciting, exclusive, and popular safari experience at Vuyani. Nestled right in the middle of a stunning reserve, Vuyani will provide you with a sanctuary of peace and serenity with discerning wildlife second to none. You can spend many hours with the rangers in the African bush, tracking the world’s largest and most impressive animals. Spending quality time up-close with these impressive creatures will leave memories to cherish a lifetime. Welcome to this slice of heaven on earth.
During this safari, you will stay at The Vuyani Safari Lodge. With only 10 suites, the attention to guests’ requests and personal wishes takes on a very unique meaning. A 12-meter eternity pool, lounge chairs on the deck, an observation upper deck, a boma with an open fire for traditional South African braais, and individual decks (for both honeymoon suite chalets), will guarantee perfect relaxation when not on safari. The Vuyani Safari Lodge also offers free Wi-Fi internet connection throughout the lodge, good mobile phone reception, and international satellite TV, so you will never be out of touch with the world.
During this safari honeymoon, you will go on two daily game drives in an open 4x4 safari vehicle. Highly experienced and knowledgeable rangers who know the huge estate of 36,000 acres inside out, will help you discover the true extent of the richness and complexity of the African bush. Each safari drive will typically last about 3-3.5 hours. These two game drives will be divided into morning and afternoon safari drives. The morning drive will start at approximately 06:00 o'clock, to capture the most beautiful moments of African wilderness.
You will take a coffee break during the drive, usually near one of the 20 lakes at the Moditlo Reserve, where you can observe hippos and hundreds of different bird species against the backdrop of the impressive Drakensberg mountains. The ranger and you will set off for your afternoon drive at about 16:00 o'clock, which will last until the early evenings. This is prime time to view lions and leopards going out on their nocturnal hunts. After gazing at a breathtaking African sunset, there will be a mouth-watering dinner awaiting you back at the safari lodge.
Your daily safari drive will take place at Moditlo Private Game Reserve. Set within the beautiful Blue Canyon Conservancy exceeding 36,000 acres of pristine African bush land, the reserve is a sanctuary of Africa's rarest and most protected species. Rhinos, elephants, lions, cheetahs, and leopards, to just name a few, roam freely through the reserve, making the reserve a perfect African safari destination. Almost 400 species of birds inhabit the reserve alone.
Several highly endangered species, such as the ground hornbill, the African wild dog, brown hyena, and many others have settled at Moditlo and have started breeding. The location at the foot of the dramatic and famous Drakensberg mountains, its numerous lakes, rich and varied wildlife as well as unrivaled natural beauty make the Moditlo Game Reserve an unforgettable destination for safari holidays. The reserve's immediate proximity to the Kruger National Park offers the chance of visiting the world's largest nature reserve in the world while staying at the Vuyani Safari Lodge. The nearest Kruger Park gate to the Moditlo Private Game Reserve is the Orpen Gate.
Your safari honeymoon will come complete with daily breakfast, lunch, and a three-course dinner. There will also be a list of alcoholic and soft drinks to be enjoyed all day with coffee / tea / juices for breakfast and lunch. The cuisine will be a mixture of refined European and typically South African influences. If you have any dietary requirements, such as vegetarian, vegan, halal, gluten-free, low sodium, non-lactose, and nut or peanut allergies. You have to let them know prior to your arrival. However, The Vuyani Safari Lodge does not at this moment have kosher facilities. Kosher meals can be catered for, but must be flown in from Johannesburg at an extra cost.
To recover from all worldly worry and stress, you can pamper yourself with a spa treatment at an extra cost.
Please book a flight to Hoedspruit Airport (HDS). Upon arrival, you will be picked up by The Vuyani Safari Lodge. This pickup is included in the price.