Welgevonden Nature Reserve, Vaalwater

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Must see · Nature / Park · Wildlife Area
Explore South Africa's diverse landscapes across 37,000 hectares (91,428 ac) of Welgevonden Nature Reserve, home to 50 mammal species, including one of the world's largest populations of white rhinos. Onsite accommodations include luxurious lodges that have been designed with the surrounding environment in mind. Local animals sheltered here have never been hunted and aren't fazed by human presence, allowing for closer-than-usual encounters. Arrange your visit to Welgevonden Nature Reserve and discover more family-friendly attractions in Vaalwater using our Vaalwater visit planner.
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  • The Welgevonden Reserve is really well positioned with a short 2.5 Hr road trip from JHB and the actual reserve is flourishing with wild life and extremely well managed eco system.  more »
  • A wonderful clean, pristine reserve safe and well managed with varied terrain and abundant bird, plant and animal life. We loved it!  more »

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