Buffelsdrift Game Reserve

Overlooking the magnificent Swartberg Mountains

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Buffelsdrift Game Reserve

Buffelsdrift Game Reserve is situated in the malaria free Garden Route, near Oudtshoorn overlooking the magnificent Swartberg Mountains. Buffelsdrift is 5 hours drive from Cape Town.

The reserve offers luxury tented camp overnight experience, but day visitors have a variety of programmes to choose from.

Bush Safaris provide guests with a game drive across typical karoo habitat where you will learn about the fascinating adaptations that both flora and fauna have made to living in these arid conditions. The Bush Safari includes a stop for refreshments and a panoramic view of the reserve. During the safari, you could encounter Hippo, Elephant, Giraffe, Eland, Zebra, Buffalo, Rhino, Springbok and much more.

Buffelsdrift Elephant Experiences are rated one of the best and visitors can choose from a variety of programs including elephant feeding, elephant walking, elephant brushing.

Everyone loves Meerkats and the Meerkat Safari at Buffelsdrift is a popular choice. It starts early, so be sure to contact the lodge the day before to organise your tour.

Buffelsdrift offers a Lion Feeding excursion for guests to view the feeding of their captive lions and to learn about lion conservation topics in South Africa.

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