Hluhluwe Umfolozi Park Information
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Hluhluwe Umfolozi Park a wildlife Paradise Hluhluwe Umfolozi Park South Africa Hluhluwe Umfolozi Park previously divided into two seperate parks now is united and one may enter at either side and travel to either side without having to exit and re-enter from the other gate. The two primary gates in the Hluhluwe Umfolozi are the Memorial Gate in the Hluhluwe Park and the Nylazi in the umfolozi Park. With 96000 hectares at ones disposal one has numerous … Read More

Wildlife and Whales Big 6 Safari
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Wildlife and Whales Big 6 Safari Ever imagined it was possible to witness the mighty African Big 5 and then also go insearch of the 3rd largest Mammal on Earth the Humpback Whale all within a distance of 54km. KwaZulu Natal South Africa offers you jut that. Not only is this possible but daily safari departures are available from mid June to end November. The reason for the time period is due to the annual migration … Read More

Rhino Poaching Ranger Caught
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Rhino Poaching Big Business The estimated price tag for a Rhino Horn paid to poachers is R300 000 plus. In previous months we have heard of Vets getting involved in poaching and now the latest is offical rangers. Where or when will this end, Elephants poached for their ivory. Now Rhino horn tops the list and with the amounts paid over to ruthless poachers what might be next. Poaching has long been an excuse and without proper enforcement who knows what will remain … Read More

Lions Hyenna’s and Wild Dog’s Again
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Well its been an amazing week in the Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve. Heritage Tours & Safaris had spectacular sightings all week long, sightings included the Big4 (Lion’s and cubs, Rhino White, Buffalo and Elephants) the Leopards remained a bit elusive. However numerous sightings of Cheetah, Wild Dogs and Hyenna where seen. All of the above sightings where witnessed in the Umfolozi Game Reserve. So should you be travelling to the reserve it is good advice to stay … Read More

Hluhluwe Game Reserve Rhino’s Poached
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Once again the fight against Poachers is being pushed to the limits. 4 Rhino’s once again have been poached in South Africa this time in Hluhluwe Game Reserve. Poachers with absolute no regard for wildlife are becoming more daring by the day. Remuneration and greed being the driving force behind this tragic slaughter of our Rhino has become an epic battle. From unsophisticated butchers using only axes to remove the Horns to the more progressive Poacher making … Read More

Hippo & Croc Boat Safari Update
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  Hippo & Croc Boat Safari St Lucia Estuary Hippo & Croc Boat Safari Updated Sightings: R170.00 p/p 2 Hour Cruise Yesterday ideal conditions prevailed during the first boat safari, numerous Hippo Pods where witnessed, as close as the Jetty from where we depart from. Nile Crocodiles where also witnessed on the banks of the Estuary. The sunset trip once again one of the best times to enjoy a Boat Safari was greeted by an African … Read More

Routes,Game Viewing,Best Times to go Safari
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Hluhluwe Game Reserve Routes: Please note that various routes are available within the Hluhlluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve, one should also take season into consideration as the above will most deffinately have an impact on the game viewd during ones safari. The reserve a 96000 hectare game park allows one to travel to various areas within the reserve. Taking into account Rivers and vegetation will offer better sightings. During winter months the water sources become less and … Read More

Wildlife Journal
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Wildlife Journal Yesterday’s Safari sightings into Hluhluwe Game Reserve with Heritage Tours & Safaris: Early morning pick up from St Lucia 5:00am and transfered clients to the Nylazi Gate in the Southern section of the Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve. Arrived at the gate by 5:45 am a slight breeze but remember that our winter by far is really not that cold all that one would require is a light jacket and longs, Heritage Tours game drive … Read More