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Addo wildlife. Woodall Addo safari game drives
Birdlife at Addo National Elephant Park. Addo safari game drives.
Wildlife in the Addo National Elephant Park. Woodall Addo game drives
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Buffalo in Addo National Elephant Park. Addo safaris
Lioness in Addo. Addo National Elephant park safaris

ADDO SAFARI GAME DRIVES

We will gladly assist with reservations
Rates may be subject to change. Times are subject to change according to the seasons.
Transfers not included unless otherwise stated (these can be arranged)

CANCELLATION POLICIES APPLY WHERE RELEVANT

WOODALL COUNTRY HOUSE SAFARIS AND TOURS

Woodall’s luxury open topped land cruiser departs daily on a number of excursions. Our highly experienced and qualified guides have an intimate knowledge of the Addo area and offer personalised tours with emphasis being placed on individual interests and comfort. The following highly recommended Safaris and Drives are offered:

Morning Drive: Summer (08h30 – 13h00) / Winter (09h00 – 13h30)
Afternoon Drive: Summer (14h30 -18h30) / Winter (14h00 – 18h00)
Rate: R1000/person including transfers, conservation fee, all drinks, snacks and picnic basket (6+ years) R1100/person from 01 October 2017. Minimum of 2 people.

Game ranger in Addo National Elephant Park. Addo safaris and game drives
Wild Zebra in Addo. Addo National Elephant Park safaris.

ADDO ELEPHANT NATIONAL PARK

Addo is the best place to get up close and personal with the biggest land mammal – the Park is home to the densest population of elephant in the world. Other mammals include Lion, Hyaena, Cape buffalo, and Black Rhino, as well as Zebra, Jackal, Warthog, Suricate and numerous species of Antelope. Over 150 bird species have been recorded in Addo and there are around 600 different plant species. Addo is also home to the endangered dung beetle. Whether you experience the park from the comfort of your own vehicle or on a game drive with an experienced guide, the chances are you will have close encounters with the elephant. To make the most of the park, be sure to bring binoculars, camera, walking shoes and wildlife reference books

Game viewing from your own vehicle: Explore more than 75 kilometres of road through prime wildlife country. There are a number of lookout points at waterholes in the area. Opening hours change according to season. No reservation required.

Conservation fee: R248/adult and R124/child under 12yrs

R272/person and R136/child from 01 November 2017
Hop on guides on request – R180 for two hours (Normal Car e.g. 4 seater)

Sundowner Drive: Departs from Addo Elephant Park Reception.
Rate: R474.70 / person (excludes transfers). R505/person from 01 November 2017
Time: Nov – March: 18h00 – 20h00 April – Oct: (starting time changes according to season.)

Please check with reception for current times. Enjoy a sundowner drink while the sun sets after another exciting day of game viewing in Africa. Children 6+ years allowed on drives – pay half price. Possible sightings: Kudu, Red hartebeest, Eland and Duiker Antelopes, Zebra, Buffalo, Jackal, Hyaena, Lions, Birds, Elephant

Night Drive: Departs from Addo Elephant Park Reception.
Rate: R373.70 / person (excludes transfers). Children 6+ years allowed on drives – pay half price
Time: Nov – March: 20h00 – 22h00 April – Oct: 18h00 – 20h00 R393.90/person from 01 November 2017

Please confirm with reception for current times. Lion, Buffalo and Black Rhino and a host of nocturnal animals may be encountered. Possible sightings: Scrub Hare, Spring Hare, Porcupine, Striped Polecat, Spotted Genet, Duiker, Kudu, Eland, Buffalo, Jackal, Hyaena, Lions, Aardvark, Aardwolf, Caracal

Other Addo Elephant Park Drives: 
Rate: R343.40/ person (Duration: 2 hours) Children 6+ years allowed on drives – pay half price
Possible sightings: Elephants, Warthogs, Ostrich, Red Hartebeest, Kudu, Zebra, etc.

R368.65/person from 01 November 2017

  • Sunrise Nov – March: 06h00 – 08h00 April – Oct: 07h00
  • Morning 09h00 – 11h00
  • Midday 12h00 – 14h00
  • Afternoon 15h00 – 17h00

 

SAFARIS NEAR WOODALL COUNTRY HOUSE

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ADDO ELEPHANT BACK SAFARIS (1 hr from Woodall)
R1150/person
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A unique opportunity to walk/ride with Elephants, and to be at one in nature while in the company of these awe-inspiring gentle giants. Addo Elephant Back Safaris is situated in the pristine valleys of the Zuurberg Mountains within the recently proclaimed Greater Addo Elephant Park. This area is regarded as Africa’s most biologically diverse, supporting 4 of the 7 biomes or eco regions in Southern Africa. During the rides, informative guides will provide information on this unique area. After the walk relax at the boma overlooking the elephants’ favourite water hole

SCHOTIA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE (45 min from Woodall)
R1500/person
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Schotia is the oldest private game viewing reserve in the Eastern Cape, and offers one of the best chances to see lions in the wild. The Tooth & Claw is a guided drive in open topped vehicles. It begins in the late afternoon, and returns after nightfall (late afternoon and evening game viewing is often the most rewarding time of day for game viewing as this is when animals are at their most active). This is especially the case with Lion which are generally nocturnal hunters. Schotia is also home to Zebra, Wildebeest, Warthog, Jackal, Crocodile, Giraffe and a large variety of Antelope. The drive is followed by a traditional meal served under the stars in a thatched open air lapa.

AMAKHALA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE (1 hr from Woodall)
R980/person
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Feel the heartbeat and rhythm of Africa as you become part of a Big 5 Safari Adventure on Amakhala Game Reserve. Guided by experienced rangers on open Land Rovers Amakhala offers a product aimed at providing visitors with an experience of the diverse wildlife and landscape including: The Big 5, Black Wildebeest, Cheetah, Giraffe, Zebra and numerous other Antelope. The excursion commences from Leeuwenbosch Country House with a welcome drink and a Game drive through the reserve enjoying spectacular views. This is followed by a 2 course lunch.

PUMBA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE (1 hr from Woodall)
R980/adult
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Pumba Day Safaris offer sightings of the Big 5, against a backdrop of thornveld, grassland, thicket and forest vegetation. Apart from White Lion, Giraffe, Leopard, 22 species of Antelope, this is also a bird lovers’ paradise with 200 plus bird species. Safaris consist of a 2 hour game drive, authentic African lunch, drinks then a further one and a half hours game viewing.

ADDO ELEPHANT BACK SAFARIS (1 hr from Woodall) Image
ADDO ELEPHANT BACK SAFARIS (1 hr from Woodall)
A unique opportunity to walk/ride with Elephants, and to be at one in nature while in the company of these awe-inspiring gentle giants. Addo Elephant Back Safaris is situated in the pristine valleys of the Zuurberg Mountains within the... Read More
R1150/person
SCHOTIA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE (45 min from Woodall) Image
SCHOTIA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE (45 min from Woodall)
Schotia is the oldest private game viewing reserve in the Eastern Cape, and offers one of the best chances to see lions in the wild. The Tooth & Claw is a guided drive in open topped vehicles. It begins in the late afternoon, and ret... Read More
R1500/person
AMAKHALA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE (1 hr from Woodall) Image
AMAKHALA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE (1 hr from Woodall)
Feel the heartbeat and rhythm of Africa as you become part of a Big 5 Safari Adventure on Amakhala Game Reserve. Guided by experienced rangers on open Land Rovers Amakhala offers a product aimed at providing visitors with an experience o... Read More
R980/person
PUMBA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE (1 hr from Woodall) Image
PUMBA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE (1 hr from Woodall)
Pumba Day Safaris offer sightings of the Big 5, against a backdrop of thornveld, grassland, thicket and forest vegetation. Apart from White Lion, Giraffe, Leopard, 22 species of Antelope, this is also a bird lovers’ paradise wit... Read More
R980/adult