Leopards Lair Bush Lodge

Leopard's Lair Bush Lodge | Attractions in the Area


Leopard's Lair Bush Lodge is situated in Hoedspruit, the heart of the Lowveld, and offers the perfect accommodation option for your Kruger National Park trip or to visit the Blyde River Canyon. Our friendly staff will assist with bookings to any of the below attractions.




Activities & Attractions


Game Drives in Hoedspruit

Sunrise & Sunset Game Drives

We offer sunrise or sunset game drives on Pridelands in the Greater Kruger Park. Our game drives offer you the opportunity to see the Big 5, wild dog and cheetah. Elephants are abundant on Pridelands and often seen swimming in the waterholes.

Our game drives last about three hours with a coffee break at a quiet place in the bush. We are very respectful towards the animals and our guides will focus on your enjoyment and safety during your safari.

R550 per person



Game Viewing

Attractions near Leopards Leap in the Lowveld

The largest game reserve in South Africa, the Kruger National Park is larger than Israel. Nearly 2 million hectares of land that stretch for 352 kilometres (20 000 square kilometres) from north to south along the Mozambique border, is given over to an almost indescribable wildlife experience. Certainly it ranks with the best in Africa and is a flagship of the country’s national parks - rated as the ultimate safari experience.

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Bird Watching

Attractions near Leopards Leap in the Lowveld

The Lowveld is one of South Africa's top birding destinations thanks to its diversity of habitats and wide variety and concentration of bird species in the area. The lodge is perfect for scouting out some of South Africa’s most well-known birds, like the fork-tailed drongo, red-billed hornbills, Cape turtle doves, the grey go-away bird and the Natal francolin, to name a few.

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Hot Air Balloon

Attractions near Leopards Leap in the Lowveld

Take to the sky in a hot air balloon for the experience of your life! Sun Catchers Hot Air Ballooning offers one-hour long flights from Hoedspruit over the scenic Blyde River. The terrain is a mixture of farmland and private nature reserves at the foot of the Drakensberg Escarpment, offering you opportunities to view the Big 5.

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The Panorama Route

Attractions near Leopards Leap in the Lowveld

The Panorama Route is one of the most scenic self-drive routes in South Africa, exploring the Mpumalanga highlands and the rugged mountains of the Drakensberg Escarpment. The Panorama Route's popularity has much to do with its proximity to the Kruger National Park. It is often part and parcel of any organised trip to the game reserve.

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Blyde River Canyon

Attractions near Leopards Leap in the Lowveld

The magnificent red sandstone Blyde River Canyon in Mpumalanga forms the northern part of the Drakensberg escarpment. There’s so much sight-seeing to do, especially along the striking Panorama Route. This scenic meander includes the Blyde River Canyon, Bourke's Luck Potholes, the Three Rondawels, Swadini Dam, God's Window and many beautiful waterfalls and spectacular vistas.

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Blyde River Boat Cruise

Attractions near Leopards Leap in the Lowveld

Embark on an unforgettable boat cruise while enjoying the splendoure of the third largest canyon in the world. Close encounters with crocodile, hippo and elephant, as well as the diverse bird species will keep you entertained while learning more about the natural history of the Blyde Canyon. The tour guide will take you to the rare living Kadishi Tufa waterfall and the Three Rondawels.

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Moholoholo

Attractions near Leopards Leap in the Lowveld

A visit to the Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre is a moving and worthwhile experience The centre provides a home for abandoned, injured and poisoned wildlife and is a respected contributor to wildlife conservation. Animals that you may see are lion, leopard, serval, cheetah, hyena, honey badger, eagles, vultures and various baby animals.

www.moholoholo.co.za

Hoedspruit Reptile Centre

Attractions near Leopards Leap in the Lowveld

The Hoedspruit Reptile Centre is dedicated to conservation through education and research. They offer a wide variety of educational programs and training for all ages. The Centre is an accredited ISZS (International Society of Zoological Sciences) facility that is dedicated solely to the preservation and conservation of reptiles.

www.kinyonga.net