"Mkuzi Game Reserve, the last park we visited." Mkuze Game Reserve by Waalewiener

Mkuze Game Reserve Travel Guide: 28 reviews and 71 photos

Beautiful Giraffe eating from a tree.

Mkuzi Game Reserve is a beautiful Park. It has 40 000 Hectares of land,it has more Birds, Trees , Animals ,than anywhere else in South Africa. The Park has a
diversity of natural habitats. The Lemombo Mountains,acasia savannah vegetation,swamps ,a variety of woodlands and a riverine
forest.There is a sand forest with the sherbet tree and the red heart tree. There are two lovely Pans the Nhlonhlena in the north, and the Nsumo in the East.

Mkuzi Gate Open & Closed Times.

The Reserve has a 100 km of road to drive on and there are several picnick areas,
There are 4 Game viewing hides in the park. the wildlife in the park includes Hippos,Crocodiles White & Black Rhinos,Elephants Giraffes and others.

The Parks main Lodge.

The park has several Camps and Lodges,there are many animals in the park , like Nyala, Impala, Wildebeest,Zebra ,Kudu Eland &Sunis.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:This Game Reserve really gives you a great variety of animals to look at.
  • Cons:None
  • In a nutshell:A great place to explore.
  • Last visit to Mkuze Game Reserve: Sep 1994
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • hunterV's Profile Photo
    Jul 9, 2010 at 11:22 AM

    South Africa is a great place to visit! Thanks for your nice page, Hansi! ><><

  • Basaic's Profile Photo
    Dec 14, 2009 at 1:10 PM

    Excellent photos and great tips. Thanks!

  • DennyP's Profile Photo
    Mar 1, 2009 at 5:08 PM

    Really have a couple of these game parks on my "must see list" Mkuzi looks great...good page with informative tips and pics..thanx for sharing..

  • easterntrekker's Profile Photo
    May 13, 2007 at 7:14 PM

    Great pages !! This is on our list as places to see. Sounds like a fascinating trip!!

  • matcrazy1's Profile Photo
    Oct 13, 2006 at 11:53 AM

    Delightful reading. Hans, what an interesting location and experience. Great accommodation tip. Interesting information on the locals.

  • MalenaN's Profile Photo
    Oct 6, 2006 at 11:12 PM

    Girafs and zebras are beautiful animals! Sounds like you had a great trip!

  • BluBluBlu's Profile Photo
    Aug 24, 2005 at 8:33 AM

    Hi Lori & Hansi, great pages, shame you can't 'rate' travelogues too! Happy travels, Blu

  • roamer61's Profile Photo
    Aug 12, 2005 at 11:25 AM

    Nice pics Hansi. What species is that with the blue coat and white beard? ; )

  • JetlagCity's Profile Photo
    Apr 28, 2005 at 2:38 PM

    What a great adventure! I especially enjoyed all your animal pictures in the travelogues! I love the giraffes : )

  • Stephen-KarenConn's Profile Photo
    Mar 1, 2005 at 12:49 PM

    Excellent page, Hans. I trip to an African game preserve would be a dream come true.


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