Nature Reserves near Nelspruit

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Find the closest nature reserves near Nelspruit for your South African self-drive holiday. South African nature reserves offer adventure, relaxation and activities for the whole family to enjoy.


Likweti Lodge and Sanctuary
Likweti Lodge.

Distance:

22.9 km

GPS Coordinates

25:37:13.28 S
31.08:38.93 E


The Likweti Lodge and Sanctuary is situated in Mpumalanga, South Africa. It is a mere 27 kilometers from Nelspruit and is perfectly situated to allow for splendid weather all year round.

Blyde River Canyon
Blyde River Canyon.

Distance:

123km

GPS Coordinates

28:61:74.0 S
20:34:92.3 E


The Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve is situated on the Panorama Route in Mpumalanga, South Africa. It offers a breathtaking landscape that guests will enjoy to discover.

Umhlametsi Game Reserve
Umhlametsi.

Distance:

168 km

GPS Coordinates

24.24:94.69 S
31:03:74.76 E


Home to 4 of the Big 5, the Umhlametsi Game Reserve is is characterised by a beautiful landscape set against the Drakensberg Mountains. It is within close proximity of the Kruger National Park.

Rhino and Lion Reserve
Rhino Lion.

Distance:

212 km

GPS Coordinates

24:17:93.31 S
30:56:36.9 E


The Rhino and Lion Nature Reserve is situated in a famous World heritage site known as ‘The Cradle of Humankind’. As can be gathered from its name, the reserve is famed for Lion and White Rhino.

Pakamisa Game Reserve
Pakamisa.

Distance:

380 km

GPS Coordinates

27:44:24.78 S
31:57:08.62 E


The Pakamisa Private Game Reserve is a lush mountainous region that borders Swaziland. The reserve is abundant in a variety of plains game.

Karongwe Game Reserve
Karongwe.

Distance:

385 km

GPS Coordinates

25:97:70.27 S
27:78:95.99 E


The Karongwe Game Reserve is situated 45 minutes away from the Kruger National Park. It is a spectacular natural sanctuary filled with wildlife and beautiful scenery.

Mabalingwe Reserve
Mabalingwe.

Distance:

422 km

GPS Coordinates

24:89:64.02 S
28:26:48.01 E


The Mabalingwe Reserve is a malaria-free Reserve that provides an excellent wildlife experience all-year around. It is situated approximately 2 hours away from Johannesburg.

Ka'Ingo Private Game Reserve
KaIngo.

Distance:

428 km

GPS Coordinates

24:29:32.85 S
28.12:26.65 E


Only 3 hours away from Johannesburg, the Ka'Ingo Private Reserve is a malaria-free natural haven that is home to conservation efforts such as their cheetah and buffalo programs.

Welgevonden Game Reserve
Welgevonden.

Distance:

435 km

GPS Coordinates

24:31:70.65 S
28:04:89.2 E


The Welgevonden Game Reserve is a natural Heritage Site and a spectacular wildlife destination. Guests will enjoy their stay at the luxury Kudu Clearwater Lodge.

Thanda Private Game Reserve
Thanda.

Distance:

454 km

GPS Coordinates

27:49:41 S
32:06:57 E


The Thanda Private Reserve is situated within close proximity to the World Heritage Site of iSimangaliso. It is an all-encompassing safari experience with Big 5 game and cultural experiences with the Zulu People.