Tala Private Game Reserve
Tala Private Game Reserve is located in a malaria-free area with an unusual mix of African thornveld and open grassy plains which provide excellent opportunities for game-viewing and wildlife photography.
Tala Private Game Reserve Highlights
Tala Private Game Reserve is a wildlife conservation area in KwaZulu-Natal. The game reserve has a mix of acacia thornveld, open grassland and sensitive wetland provides exceptional game watching of big game that . Over 380 bird species have been recorded at Tala Private Game Reserve. There are several plant species that can be found at the reserve such as the fiery aloe, the euphoria and the wild sage.
- The reserve is a wildlife conservation area in KwaZulu Natal.
- Tala Private Game Reserve is a popular hot spot for bird viewing and game viewing.
- Tala Private Reserve is ideally located for conferences, weddings and celebrations.
Aloe Lodge includes a variety of activities such as the main reception, curio and casino. A variety of bird species as well as the Nyala bull, warthog and ostrich can be found at the lodge.
Figtree Lodge is an old farm house which has been restored. The lodge is ideal for small corporate and family groups.
Mahogany Lodge is ideal for romantics. The lodge is an old farm house which has been restored. The lodge is also ideal for large families.
Paperbark Lodge is perfect for overnight, conference or wedding stays. Herds of zebra, blesbok, wildebeest and eland can be found within the area of the lodge.
Leadwood Lodge is located in Tala Private Game Reserve, ideal for bird watching and game viewing as the area is home to over 380 bird species and big game that includes rhino, kudu, hippo, giraffe and the rare sable antelope. A variety of plant species are also to be found at the reserve such as aloe, euphorbia and sage.
How to get there
Sun Safaris arranges scheduled flights for visitors from most major airports in South Africa to Durban, Johannesburg or Richards Bay, from where guests can access the reserve. Guests can choose to self-drive to the reserve on reliable roads, however the drive time depends on where the visitor is driving from. A rental car or a road transfer is arranged by Sun Safaris for guests, and private air transfers can be arranged.
Tala Private Game Reserve Game Viewing and Activities
Tala Private Game Reserve offers guests the opportunity to view game such as buffalo, rhino, kudu, hippo, giraffe and the rare sable antelope. Bird watching is also available due to the variety of birds that can be found at the reserve. Game drives are held throughout the day with an experienced knowledgeable tracker. Guests are taken to the water's edge on a horseback ride where they are able to get an up close experience of the animals.
Mahogany Lodge is the ideal location for couples and honeymooners. The lodge also has an extra room called Mahogany Rondavel. The lodge is located within Tala Game Reserve, which is home to over 380 bird species and a popular spot for bird watching.