Non Hunting Activities & Day Trips

THABAZIMBI

Thabazimbi is an iron mining town in the Limpopo province of South Africa. The name Thabazimbi means mountain of iron because of the large iron ore reef. The mine boasts one of the largest mining shafts in Africa. More than 2 million tons of ore are mined every year and hauled by train to Mittal’s iron and steel works.

CURIO SHOPPING

The Curio shops is filled with colourful African artefacts. The store offers a variety of traditional masks, ethnic beadwork, precious stones taken from the African soil and silver set into delicately crafted African jewellery. Coffee shops and restaurants.

SORITZY DAY SPA – THABAZIMBI

At Soritzy Day Spa you will experience the appealing combination of True African Nurturing Traditions and a setting of serene ambience, offering you the best of both worlds as Nature & Culture merge right in the middle of the African bush, leaving you de-stressed through our Decadent Revitalization Spa Packages. Come and enjoy a superb light lunch or something sweet after your pampering morning at our next door neighbour coffee shop.

MARAKELE NATIONAL PARK AND PREDATOR PARK – THABAZIMBI

The park is characterized by contrasting majestic mountain landscapes, grass hills and deep valleys. Rare finds of yellowwood and cedar trees, five meter high cycads and tree ferns, are some of the plant species found here and Marakele supports 765 plant species. Drive through the park and the beauty of nature. Have a picnic on the spectacular view of the mountain pass. Marakele Predator Park is a park located just out of Marakele National Park. Currently the park contains both white and tawny coloured lions, tigers, cheetah, wild dogs and hyena.

ANIMAL INTERACTIONS AND ENCOUNTERS – ELEPHANT ADVENTURES

Adventures with Elephants provide unique hands-on elephant interactions, elephant-back safaris and swims on the elephants. They offer you the thrill of hands-on interactions with these magnificent animals and invite you into the elephant’s world where you can learn more about elephants in this unique manner, whilst witnessing the elephant’s intelligence, compassionate nature and sheer delight in interacting with their human companions.

SUN CITY

Sun City is internationally renowned as Africa’s premier holiday resort. Sun City offers a myriad of different entertainment and relaxation opportunities. Sun City adventure activities offer guests a range of new and exciting experiences such as elephant back Safaris, hot air ballooning and crocodile sanctuary.

Activities at Sun City:

  • Crocodile Sanctuary
  • Hot Air Balloon
  • Cultural Village
  • Predator World
  • Butterfly World
  • Horse Riding
  • Curio Shop

Sightseeing Tours

South Africa offers the best of everything, fine wine & dining, great weather, warm hospitality, beaches, mountains, bushveld and everything in between!

If there are any interests in tours longer than a day, either before your hunt or after your hunt we will most definitely be able to assist you in the organizing of this.

Just contact Elana at info@driesvissersafaris.com