Turtle Tours in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
November 1st to February 28th
The Turtle Tours are seasonal trips where you experience the miracle of the reproduction of the Leatherback Turtles (weighs up to 900kg) and the Loggerhead Turtles on the beaches north of St. Lucia in the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Step into the world of these amazing and ancient reptiles as they dodge sharks offshore and humans, crabs, badgers and jackals on-shore to return to and hatch from these ancient nesting grounds. A Turtle Tour in the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, is a quality overnight tour with qualified guides. Dinner and drinks included.
Night / Chameleon Drive Safari
This 2½ - 3 hour nocturnal safari takes you along the 4x4 tracks in the Eastern Shores Reserve in the iSimangaliso Wetland Park just north of St. Lucia in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. On the Night Drive Safari you may encounter various local nocturnal residents, often including Hippo, Buffalo, Spotted Eagle Owls, Nightjars, Kudu, Waterbuck, Crocodile and even Side-striped Jackal, Python and Leopard. Chameleons abound, and the endemic Sitara's Dwarf Chameleon is a rare treat. The Night Drive Safari is conducted in an open safari vehicle with spotlights.