N’Kaya Lodge offers a personal and exclusive safari experience with only four safari suites available. N’Kaya is ideal for guests looking for a luxurious yet intimate safari experience in a pristine area renowned for incredible game viewing and big five encounters.
N'Kaya Lodge Highlights
N'Kaya Lodge is situated in the heart of the Big Five game country adjacent to the Great Kruger National Park with over 10 000 hectares of pristine African Bushveld, this is Thornybush Nature Reserve. With a huge diversity of mammal and bird species, Thornybush is an unspoiled safari destination offering guests prime game viewing in the comfortable N'Kaya Lodge.
- Intimate and exclusive safari experience
- Situated in the 22 000 acre Thornybush Private Nature Reserve teeming with game
- Expert guides
- Thrilling big five encounters
N'Kaya Lodge Game Viewing and Activities
N'Kaya Lodge offers game drives in open Land Rovers and guided bush walks. Guests can expect to see lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, cheetah, buffalo, giraffe, zebra and other general game on game drives. The bird watching is phenomenal in the area. The day begins with a game drive of approximately four hours, accompanied by a qualified ranger and tracker. The night game viewing is an experience of its own. Nocturnal sightings might include bush babies, the elusive genet, or predators hunting and stalking their prey.
Chapungu Tented Camp
Chapungu is a luxury tented camp offering guests the ultimate in privacy and exclusivity in a prime wilderness area in the Thorny Bush Game Reserve, adjacent to the Kruger National Park. Only 8 safari tents available with air-conditioning and magnificent views.
Nkelenga Tented Camp
With its magnificent location within the Thornybush Game Reserve lies Nkelenga Tented Camp; a small and intimate safari camp offering visitors a self catering option. Modern facilities include air-conditioning and rooms have en-suite facilities.
Best of the Kruger Luxury
The Best of the Kruger Safari allows guests to spend 3 nights at two different luxury safari lodges in the private reserves of the Kruger National Park. The private reserves of the Kruger offer guests the chance of close Big 5 encounters.
The Waterbuck Lodge provides extraordinary wildlife diversity within the confines of a closely located watering hole and abundant birdlife. Waterbuck is truly a "home from home" and can also be booked on an exclusive basis for small groups or families.