Ndumo Game Reserve

Ndumo Game Reserve

Ndumo Game Reserve

Adjacent to the Mozambique border in the northern corner of Maputoland lies a hot and humid marshy flood plain that is home to hundreds of bird species, particularly aquatic birds such as heron, stork, duck, and sandpiper.

The Nyanithi Pan and the Banzi Pan are home to many hippo and crocodile and play a vital role in the ecology of the area. Surrounding the pans are fever trees and sycamore figs, that provide an ideal resting perch for the falcons, owls, and fisheagles and other birds of prey that keep a vigilant eye over the quiet waters below.

- bird watching
- guided 4x4 drives
- guided walks

Birdlife: over 400 species of birds recorded
Mammals: rhino, hippo, kudu, giraffe, zebra, buffalo, nyala
Reptiles: crocodile

- 75 km north of Jozini
- note: malaria precautions should be taken

Accommodation Near Ndumo Game Reserve

Ndumo Game Reserve

Holiday Resort Accommodation in Ndumo Game Reserve

0.7km South of Ndumo Game Reserve

Ndumo Game Reserve is situated in Maputaland near Tembe Elephant Park on the Mozambique border. The Usuthu River forms its northern boundary, and the Pongola River flows through the reserve to its confluence with the Usuthu River. The reserve is 10 117 ha

Lituba Lodge

Hotel / Boutique Hotel Accommodation in Big Bend

44.8km West of Ndumo Game Reserve

Lituba Lodge is set in a beautiful and tranquil rural setting where it nestles beneath the shadow of the Lubombo mountains just off the main road between Big Bend and Siteki. Just 25 minutes drive from the new Sikhuphe International Airport, and is on

Sleeps: 16 in 2 units/rooms

Lisango Lezulu (Heaven's Gate) Lodge at Royal Jozini

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Lavumisa

45.6km South of Ndumo Game Reserve

On the slopes of the Lebombo Mountains in the soon-to-be Big 5 designated area of the Royal Jozini Big 6 Reserve, Lisango Lezulu has breath-taking views over the valley and to the Jozini Lake in the distance. With a cool breeze in summer on the mountai

Ekuthuleni Lodge at Royal Jozini

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Lavumisa

49.0km South of Ndumo Game Reserve

At the end of their quiet bush road, Ekuthuleni Lodge is positioned in the nature reserve area of Royal Jozini Big 6, taking full advantage of the magnificent views of the Lebombo Mountains. Set in an area of bush favoured by Royal Jozini's family of g