Ngala Private Game Reserve
Ngala Private Game Reserve, South Africa is a sanctuary for Africa's wildlife treasures with ample opportunity to see incredible animals such as elephants, white rhino, giraffe, buffalo and spotted hyena. Ngala, meaning "lion" in Shangaan, offers incredible opportunities to see several prides of lion in the wild, freely roaming this spectacular game reserve.
See the wild at night with an adventure packed game drive under the stars, tracking cheetah and the African wild dog. The reserve shares an unfenced border with the famous Kruger National Park and offers intimate wildlife experience with a expert ranger and tracker imparting their fascinating knowledge and expertise.
Ngala Safari Lodge consists of 20 thatched cottages located beneath a dense canopy of tamboti trees. Classical safari charm is what best describes this classic safari lodge. A spacious guest area veranda adorned with wonderfully comfortable armchairs offers you the opportunity to gaze out onto a popular waterhole and marvel at the incredible wildlife that frequent it. Indulge in pure luxury by the poolside or in the romantic lantern-lit courtyard where the peace and tranquillity of Africa's wilderness can be enjoyed.
Romance and wilderness under the stars at Ngala Tented Camp makes for an exciting wildlife safari adventure. Flickering lanterns, starlit skies, and the sounds of the animals around you is flawlessly combined with sophisticated elegance. Ngala Tented Camp consists of six luxury tented suites with outdoor showers, deep baths, overhead fans, air conditioning and electric blankets to keep out the evening chill. Indulge in luxurious comfort under a canvas tent perched on raised platforms.
Intimate wildlife encounters whereby the very best of Africa's game can be enjoyed at a leisurely pace. The African wilderness at Ngala Private Game Reserve, South Africa offers spectacular views, fantastic wildlife sightings and memories that will stay with you forever.
As the sun dawns a new day at Ngala, a gentle tap at your door awakes you to a glorious day of game viewing. Tea or coffee and morning biscuits will be enjoyed ahead of your exhilarating game drive in search of all that you wish to see and experience. Upon return to your lodge accommodation (Ngala Safari Lodge or Ngala Tented Camp), a delicious breakfast will be served. Before a scrumptious spread at lunch, a short walk around the lodge accompanied by a ranger can be enjoyed whereby some of the smaller animals and vegetation in the area can be explored and discovered. Afternoon tea will ensure that you are refreshed and ready for yet another fantastic wildlife viewing experience with a late afternoon/evening game drive. A magnificent dinner under the stars will be waiting for you upon your return.
Another essential activity to partake in is an interpretive bush walk. Walks can be enjoyed at leisure whereby the sights, sounds and smells of the African bush can be uniquely experienced. An armed ranger will accompany you on this fascinating adventure, sharing a wealth of knowledge and expertise. Here your interaction with nature is intimate and incredibly memorable.