Drakensberg Escarpment & Greater KNP (Monthly departures)

Drakensberg Escarpment & Greater KNP (Monthly departures)

Join us for an unforgettable wilderness experience, as we trek from the Olifantsriver  using old forgotten wagon trails across the Drakensberg escarpment into the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park

Day of Arrival

Leave for Burgersfort.

Camp at a community camp site in the mountains around the old Penge mine – camping with limited ablutions

Day 2

Meet up with participants who could not make Thursday departure.

We use 4×4 tracks to the top of the escarpment and camp at Mafefe camp – camping with ablutions

(Upgrade to rustic rondavel for additional R 550.00 per rondavel – only 5 x available)

Day 3

Enter the Lekgalameetse nature reserve and follow the tracks through a spectacular rain forest on our way down into the Lowveld.

We enter the Letaba Ranch sector of the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park, which is open with KNP, and use the Luvuvhu 4×4 Trail to our overnight stop – wild camping (no ablutions)

Day 4

Another day in the wilderness – wild camping no ablutions

Day 5

We stay on the Luvuvhu 4×4 Trail until we exit the Park.

Now on alternative 4×4 tracks we drive to the Little Letaba river, enter the river bed (water levels permitting) and drive for approximately 3 hours in the river bed to the African Ivory Route’s Baleni Camp, where we will overnight (camping)

(Upgrade to rondavel with en-suite bathroom for additional R 750.00 per rondavel – only 5 x available)

End of Safari

Leave for home

Wilderness camping 2

R 2950 per person

  • Exclusive group camping !
  • Camping fees
  • Luvuvhu 4×4 Trail fees
  • Letaba Ranch park fees
  • Qualified nature guide
  • Vehicle
  • Camping equipment
  • Meals
  • Lekgalameetse park fees

Total distance (from Gauteng): Approx.1250 km


You need to be totally self sufficient for the 2 x night’s Big 5 camping

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