Bush & Boat Safari

This one day Bush & Boat Safari takes you into the oldest proclaimed park in Africa, Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve on a (6 Hour Safari), and then onto the St Lucia Estuary (2 Hour Hippo Boat Cruise) South Africa’s first World Heritage Site. Follow the less-traveled roads into the Umfolozi Game Reserve, through the spectacular landscapes of this Big 5 Reserve, late afternoon we travel by boat on the St Lucia Estuary, South Africa’s first World Heritage site.

On this once-in-a-lifetime, experience extraordinary views, magnificent African Sunrise & Sunsets.

Half Day Big 5 Safari Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park

Trip Highlights on this Bush & Boat Safari

•Experience the oldest proclaimed Big 5 reserve in Africa, Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve.

•Explore South Africa’s first World Heritage Site by Boat, St Lucia Estuary.

•Learn about the Big 5 and the Isimangaliso Wetlands Park with your knowledgeable game ranger.

Hippo & Croc Boat Trips St Lucia South Africa


Departing daily from St Lucia, one of the Game Drive Vehicles will pick you up from your Accommodation in St Lucia at 5:00 am. Transfer you to the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park where you will enjoy the amazing African wildlife that this park has to offer. Home to the Big 5, Cheetah, Wild Dogs and more. Sit back and relax as your personal ranger for the day gets you to the very best areas within the park. Included on this Safari, refreshments, Coffee, Tea and a Bush Breakfast all the while enjoying the wildlife. This 96000 hectare reserve is still home to the largest population of white Rhino in the world. With magnificent memories you will travel back to St Lucia and then join us on a Hippo & Croc Boat Cruise in the afternoon, just enough time to enjoy lunch at one of the numerous restaurants in Town. Enjoy watching the Hippos play as the African Sun sets. The Estuary is home to one of the largest Populations in South Africa an estimated 800 and approximately 1200 Nile Crocodiles.

All rangers and skippers have all the needed permits and licenses, their information and passion for what it is that they do will undoubtedly ensure that you have memories for a lifetime.