Limpopo Parks

Nature Reserves in Thabazimbi

Birding  - Nature Reserves

Limpopo’s nature reserves offer excellent game-viewing opportunities. They introduce the wildlife in their natural habitat and provide an outdoors experience of how nature survives.

D'Nyala Nature Reserve

D'Nyala Nature Reserve

Located 15 km to the south-east of Lephalale, this reserve offers a good combination of game reserve, conference centre and a well-equipped camp. The game reserve is home to the nyala antelope, as well as 60 other mammal species, including white rhino, giraffe, waterbuck, zebra, tsessebe, eland and others.

It also includes a variety of predators such as leopard, brown hyena jackal and smaller cats. Some impressive Nyala Berry and Baobab trees can be encountered here.

Ben Alberts Nature Reserve

Ben Alberts Nature Reserve

Ben Alberts Nature Reserve is roughly 2.000 hectares with an impressive array of wildlife, given its size. Visitors can expect to see a wide variety of wildlife which includes white rhino, kudu, blue wildebeest, giraffe, eland, zebra and warthogs.

The Waterberg is set in the bushveld which has low mountain ranges and open savanna. The over 3.000 hectares that make up the Waterberg, of which Ben Alberts is a part, are filled with open grassland, steep gorges and crystal pools that invite game viewing, hiking, bird watching and mountain biking.