A microlight is a very light, usually single-seat, aircraft with either fixed or flexible wings. Various areas in Limpopo offer microlight flights, but the Mopani region is well known for its microlight flights over game areas.
Microlighting in Mopani Region
Service providers: Microlighting
Airborne African AdventureMopani Region - Maruleng
Microlighting is one of the best ways to see the bush and its wildlife.
Bruce and Theresa McDonald will take you on flights or flight training over the fantastic scenery of the big five country adjoining Kruger Park. "Our guests love it every time," Motswari's Steve and Kathy Bergs told me.
More info'sAirborne African Adventure, Hoedspruit
Tel.: 15 795 5803, Mobile: 72 267 9700/ 83 601 3229,
Dragon FlightsMopani Region - Tzaneen
Stunning views of the Tzaneen area. Take off from water on floats!
More info's3km west of Tzaneen, Georgeâ€™s Valley Road
Tel.: 15 307 3920,
George ValleyMopani Region - Tzaneen
The George's Valley Community is a prime example of "Ubunthu" - making a better place for everyone'. The picturesque valley, situated on the R528 between Haenertsburg and Tzaneen is well known for its beauty and friendly inhabitants.
More info'sGeorges Valley, Tzaneen, 0850
Tel.: 15 307 4820, Website: www.georgesvalley.co.za
Kwenga Safari LodgeMopani Region - Maruleng
Early morning and evening game drives are conducted in open 4 x 4 Safari vehicles and together with Guided foot Safaris are included in the quoted rates.
Walks and drives are conducted by qualified Rangers. Sundowners are enjoyed at various breathtaking scenic spots.
All of our staff at Umhlametsi are experienced, qualified and dedicated to the conservation of the Reserve. You are encouraged to experience a bush walk where you will be amazed by the intricate wonders of the African bush.
This is where the Umhalmetsi experience is so different and dedicated. The Rangers point out not only the Big 5 but all the other fascinating components of the Fauna and Flora that are often overlooked.
Leading Edge Flight SchoolMopani Region - Maruleng
Scenic flights in a microlight over the Hoedspruit or Phalaborwa area. Introductory flights are offered to allow you to experience flying in a microlight or to view the Big 5 from above.