Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge
How has this lodge rated in the past?
- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
Photos of Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge
TripAdvisor Reviews Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge Kwandwe Private Game Reserve
Travel Blogs from Kwandwe Private Game Reserve
... to camp content we had now got four of the big five - African Lion, African Elephant, Rhino and Cape Bufalo. Temba would sleep well tonight with a day in hand. For our third day, the choice was ours for what we wanted to see. The leopards (number 5!) would be too hard to track in winter. They like the high ground and the thick scrub which requires one to go on foot, so we opted instead to look for hippopotami and for a cruise down the Kariega River to look at the bird ...
... and then we came across zebras, bush buck, wilderbeast, ostrich and spring buck. Then we drove a little ways more, and there were the giraffes. And there were many of them and they were close as well. They were so incredible to see in the wild and so close. Just beautiful... They were to both sides of our vehicle and just so incredibly amazing. We watched them for a while and then moved on to see what else we could see. We soon seen some Rhino's in a distance. They were quite ...
... sharpened machete...yet again..might stick to just taking the dead branches away. My Tuesday started off with a morning gathering and general chitchat, because we were meant to be clearing all the cut up branches but the tractor could only fit about 1/7 of them in. We then had to wait forever before it returned empty. The conversation was mainly making plans for next weekend, which seemed to be going down the similar lines of getting drunk. After the chitchat the rest of ...
... the rhino from extinction. The Reserve is monitored and guarded to protect against poachers. The animals are tagged and tracked for scientific and medical purposes, as well as for future identification. We didn’t know we were to actually be part of a tagging adventure. Rather, we thought we might see one, if one was going on. In fact, our travel agent booked us for the adventure, which we probably would have realized if we had read ...
So the week so far. Monday digging out old fence poles which was bloody hard work, followed by a game drive Tuesday chopping down pine trees followed by a game drive. Wednesday a very wet day, out looking for animals saw nothing because of the rain Thursday did some clean up operation after ...