South Africa’s Eastern Cape province holds plenty of safari gems for you to discover. The dense Eastern Cape bushland is malaria-free and home to a plethora of fascinating animals, including the Big 5. This makes for a remarkable safari adventure that won’t be easily forgotten. We have selected five of our favourite Eastern Cape game reserves and safari lodges that offer unbelievable luxury coupled with excellent wildlife viewing.
Sibuya Private Game Reserve
Sibuya Private Game Reserve is set along the banks of the Kariega River, a little way from the seaside village of Kenton-on-Sea. There are no roads leading to the reserve; instead guests are ferried across the Kariega River in a small boat. Sibuya’s position along the river makes it a spectacular bird-watching reserve, with over 400 bird species calling the area their home. Sibuya is comprised of three lodges, namely Forest Camp, River Camp and Bush Lodge. Forest Camp