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Lion Sands Tinga Lodge
Why we like it
- Located in the Kruger National Park in a private concession of 5000 hectares with unspoilt views of the Sabie River
- An all suite lodge each spacious and complete with its own private game viewing deck
- Only nine suites all with air conditioning and a private plunge pool
- Activities include morning and afternoon game drives in open vehicles, bush walks, bird watching and astronomy talks
- Exceptional guides and trackers who ensure a high quality safari experience
- Perfect choice for couples and families with older children for the ultimate safari experience in the Kruger National Park
Tracking the leopard by foot with the knowledgeable and amicable guide is always a thrilling adventure never to be forgotten.
Joanne Swinton's detailed knowledge of South Africa has been invaluable and her enthusiasm to respond to our needs is greatly appreciated.
- FJ, Perthshire
Unwind in the private plunge pool after a day spent tracking the "Big Five" or taking in the exquisite beauty of the African bushveld. The Lodge style is grand and spacious with a feeling of historical opulence. The main areas open out onto breath-taking wooden viewing decks which end a few feet from the Sabie River. There is also a lovely main pool, with the outside areas offering ample space for all. Children are welcome over the age of six years old and a variety of children's safari activities are offered.
Best time to be there
October to May is the best time to visit the Cape. Game viewing is better during the drier months of April to September. The wildflower season is generally from mid August to mid September. The whale watching season runs from June to November.
11 hours 30 minutes/10 hours 30 minutes non-stop
GMT +2 hours
Not required for UK passport holders
Yellow fever certificate if arriving or in transit for more than 12 hours from an endemic area.
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