Tala Private Game Reserve, Pietermaritzburg

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Escape to the serene landscape of Tala Private Game Reserve, a wildlife sanctuary attracting hundreds of species of birds and mammals. Known for its rich wetlands and vast grasslands, the reserve shelters rare sable antelopes, hippos, and giraffes. A popular spot for bird-watchers, the area also attracts plenty of avian wildlife, with some 340 species seen here annually. The reserve offers luxury overnight accommodations to visitors interested in extending their experience. PutTala Private Game Reserve into our Pietermaritzburg trip planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Just an hours drive from Durban this magical landscape offers it all. Take the guided game drive besides seeing an abundance of animals the guide passes on interesting information Malusi you are...  more »
  • It rained & our cottage completely flooded. Rats were also breeding the couch! We were utterly disgusted!  more »
  • Absolutely stunning place! The view from this lodge, is breathtaking waking up in the morning you catch a sight on the wildlife having their more drink from the lake. Antelopes, Giraffes, Rhinos and other wild life can also be found here. You stay over for a visit or come as date visitor for a Game Drive. This is a must visit place, add it on your bucket list and tick it off!
  • A dream get away!! Can't wait to go back!!! Cabins are spacious, it's quite, just you... Loved ones and nature. If you enjoy sitting around a fire, just relaxing and reconnecting with your soul.. It's amazing therapy on a whole! Added bonus.. Doing your own drive around Tala to see the animals, it's an adventure in its own right and so exciting to see which animal you will spot next! Definitely a must try, and now one of my Favourite holiday destinations!! :D

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