Durban Safari Getaway

Durban Safari Getaway

Looking for something incredible, why not a Durban Safari Getaway. Hluhlluwe Umfolozi is only 2,5hrs north of Durban on the N2. Easy access and one will find ones self in the oldest proclaimed game reserve in Africa. This 96000 hectare marvel is home not only to the African Big 5 but Cheetah and Wild Dogs to mention but just a few of the incredible sightings that one could possibly witness while out on safari or a self drive safari.

This is more than a Getaway its soul food, majestic sights, meandering rivers and streams open grasslands and marvelous viewing points. Hluhluwe Umfolozi offers access via three gates namely the Nyalazi Gate in the South, Memorial Gate in the North and Cengeni from Ulundi's side. No matter which gate one decides apon while driving from Durban one will be inundated with wildlife and it's beauty apon arrival.

Directions from Durban

From Durban take the N2 Northbound please note that this is a toll road, continue for approx 2,5 hours. One may enter the Umfolozi (Nyalazi Gate) which is closer to Durban and will afford one to travel through the southern section of the park, this side is very active with predators and Elephants. Should you like to enter through the Hluhluwe side then travel to the town of Hluhluwe turn left and then continue towards the Park. For the Nyalazi Gate take the Mtubatuba offramp and continue towards Nongoma you will the turn off for the Gate on the left.

Hluhluwe Umfolozi Map

hluhluwe Gate info map

durban safari options

Durban Safari Getaway Specials and Offers

Heritage Tours & Safaris offers a wide variety of safari options from Durban to Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve and the local vicinity. Herewith just a brief on what  is on offer.


Durban Safari Getaway's

1 Night Bush & Boat Safari

2 Night Bush & Beach

3 Night Zululand Wonder

Full Day Big 5 Safari

Half Day Big 5 Safari & Boat Cruise

gqoyeni mpila imfolozi

Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve Accommodation Options vary from self catering to lodge style accommodation. Should you be interested in St Lucia Accommodation, South Africa's very first world heritage site then why not At Heritage House based centrally in this quaint little village.

Should you feel that you might require something extra special on your next Durban Safari Getaway then why not drop us an email and we will gladly assist you in making your next Getaway special.