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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  • Does it get any better than this, when you can experience the bush and feel like you are miles away from civilization, but only be a mere 2 1/2 hours drive from Johannesburg? We absolutely love the.....  more »
  • A large and amazing game reserve with the Big 5 and more. What’s also nice is that it’s only a 3 hour drive from Johannesburg and it’s Malaria free. A few 5 Star lodges have either renovated or...  more »

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