Elephant Encounter / Walk

A once in a lifetime experience – at one with nature. Guests can enjoy an elephant encounter / walk through the diverse valleys, plains and forests of the bushveld, whilst delighting in the beauty of the flora and fauna. Walk with, observe & feed our majestic giants, Thaba, Mukwa and Duma in their natural environment among the trees and grassland. Enjoy in-depth interpretation with their trained handlers who will share their specialized knowledge into their behaviour and the area’s unique eco-system. Walk with them through the bushveld, ravine and forest habitat. At the conclusion of the walk, enjoy rewarding the elephants with their favorite treats.

Elephant Encounter / Walk Rates Duration: ± 1 ½ hrs

08h00 and 11h00

Please ensure arrival 15 minutes prior to encounter / walk time allocated above.
01 May 2021 – 30 April 2024: R990
Children between 3 and 12 years of age: R495

Above rates Include: Elephant encounter / walk, feeding the elephants and tea, coffee or water.

Excludes road transfers. Road transfers can be arranged through our lodge. Rates on request.

Child Policy: Children are allowed on the walk with a parent, accompanied by an elephant handler. Child rate is 50% of the adult price for children aged between 3-12 years. Children under 3 years – no charge.

What to bring: We recommend that you note the following in order to maximize your comfort during your encounter / walk:


  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Long trousers / slacks
  • Good walking shoes (running / tennis shoes are suitable)
  • Warm jacket for the winter months (May to September)
  • Light rain gear
  • Sun block