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Mapungubwe National Park

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South Africa
+27 12 428 9111
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We spent a day here as a stop off point on a road trip. We hadn't expected to be so taken with the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Daniel T
London, England, United Kingdom
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Mapungubwe is great !

Lovely environment, clean air, variety of wild animals, beautiful Limpopo river, a very nice view... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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“limpopo river” (15 reviews)
“leokwe camp” (9 reviews)
“baobab trees” (6 reviews)
South Africa
+27 12 428 9111

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a day here as a stop off point on a road trip. We hadn't expected to be so taken with the area. We ended up spending a full day here, enjoying the 4x4 trails, the self drive wildlife viewing opportunities and the tremendous...More

Thank Daniel T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely environment, clean air, variety of wild animals, beautiful Limpopo river, a very nice view of the SA Botswana and Zimbabwe confluence. For me this is a monthly experience as I have to be there for my monthly Environmental inspection. Poachers corner is one of...More

Thank thembi_ndou1
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

We visited for 6 days and tried to get an extension but this is a popular park. Travelling through Alldays the road is badly potholed but fortunately relatively quiet compared to the alternative route via Louis Trichard. We stayed the first night at Tshugulu Lodge,...More

Thank sljdubai
Reviewed 8 December 2017

One of the few Parks that has a sense of carefree attached to it. No fences around your cottage and elephant paths winding through the rest camp. I really enjoyed braaiing here - not to mention that great rock pool!

Thank PatrickOBr
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Camp site 4 or 5 must be one of the nicest with the big Nala Tree providing shade, the park is split in two. A western and eastern side, on the eastern side you can see the confluence of the two rivers with Botswana and...More

Thank JAKTracks
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This is a gem! Fantastic park with beautiful walkways, picnic areas and outstanding camps. We stayed at Vembe Camp - absolutely stunning. Just one comment, steep walk from car park to chalet to carry everything a challenge for older people. Maybe some clever arrangement to...More

Thank 410Why
Reviewed 5 September 2017

It is a bit of a drive from Joburg, but worth the trip big time. The landscape is like from a different planet, with Baobabs scattered all over. The wildlife is impressive. Within a few hours we saw a leopard, a big hyena and a...More

1  Thank CharlesBern
Reviewed 2 September 2017

It was good to visit this wonderful cultural landscape. The park is clean. I stayed at Leokwe camp , the chalets are nice and clean.I enjoyed the tour to the Mapungubwe hill. The tour guide was professional and patient as we were climbing up and...More

Thank preciouss282
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

The Limpopo Forest camp on the western side of the park consists of 8 luxury ( in my opinion) tents, very large rooms, two beds, large bathroom and kitchen, and enclosed braai area. The camp is hardly fenced. Be warned, the bush at night isn't...More

1  Thank nikkijane2016
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Roads pretty good getting there, a few expected potholes. All staff were helpful, friendly, professional and passionate. An amazing landscape that photo's don't do justice for. Loved the guided tour up Mapungubwe Hill but best of all was a sunset game drive. Excellent sightings. An...More

Thank Kate W
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16 September 2016|
Response from peta_kofi | Reviewed this property |
I'm not too sure if there's hiking, as we didn't do any. Check out the Sanparks website, they'll have more info