St Lucia(Isimangaliso)/Emdoneni Day Safari
The St Lucia Wetlands(known now as Isimangaliso Wetland Park)are considered by many travelers to be the highlight of their holiday in Durban South Africa. St Lucia is an untouched paradise, abundant in mammal, marine and bird life. Emdoneni Cheetah Lodge has for many years been at the forefront of the rehabilitation and education of African cats. A perfect Durban safari for families, couples and groups. Begin your St Lucia/Emdoneni safari from Durban.
We depart for your safari from Durban in the early morning, taking a scenic drive through Zululand to Hluhluwe, were Emdoneni lodge is situated. You will be shown around the various cat enclosures with a guide. Emdoneni has a number of African cats, all living in a natural environment. You will get up close to African Wild Cat, Caracal, Serval and finally going inside the Cheetah enclosure, with tame hand reared Cheetah. Inside the Cheetah enclosure you will be able to touch and have your picture taken with the worlds fastest land mammal. We then take a short drive, arriving at St Lucia Wetlands. The St Lucia Wetlands are a World Heritage site. Many international visitors consider St Lucia to be a top attraction of Kwa-Zulu Natal. Once we have arrived we will make our way to the river estuary mouth for some interesting facts and to take photographs. We then climb aboard a boat to enjoy a boat river safari cruise. We have the possibility of viewing, Elephant, Black and White Rhino, Nile Crocodile, Buffalo, Hippo and Fish Eagles. The shy and elusive African Leopard is also found within St Lucia. Much insightful information will be handed down, covering the wildlife, bird life and the 5 Eco-systems which make up St Lucia. Safari in comfort with your experienced Durban safari tour guide.
We place tourist safety at the top of our priorities list. All areas visited and routes taken are considered with your safety in mind.
Price of safari – R2390.00 per person. Minimum 2 persons. Discounts apply for group bookings, please inquire for rates.
Please note: Lunch is not included in the price quoted. We do provide a snack pack and mineral water.Book Now
|Name of tour|
|01/11/16 – 31/10/17|
|Departure||Durban hotels and guesthouses|
|Return||Durban hotels and guesthouses|
|Includes: A qualified tour guide, transportation, Cheetah interaction, boat cruise, snack pack and mineral water, tolls, gate fees.|
|Excludes: Personal expenses, lunch, additional drinks, gratuities, personal and medical insurance.|