Come and enjoy a personal experience by your self with a group of friends or with your family and experience Africa’s wildlife at Tugam Game Reserve in the heart of Zululand. Enjoy open vehicle game drives and bush walks with a trekker getting up close and personal with the wild life.

Put your feet up and enjoy the view from the main lapa while taking in the different sounds of the African bush.

After watching the evening African sunset and being served a great meal, relax in your self contained accommodation on the reserve.

A variety of wildlife species, including (but not limited to) Giraffe, Zebra, Nyala, Kudu, Blue Wildebeast, Impala, Waterbuck, Blessbuck, Reedbuck, Red Duiker, Grey Duiker, Suni, Steenbuck, Warthog, Bushpig, Bushbuck, Hyena (Brown and Spotted), Leopard, Caracal, Serval, Crocodile, White-tailed Mongoose. Indigenous trees, and an excellent variety of bird life can also be seen.


Big 5 Game Drives

Get to experience the truly breathtaking Big 5 in an open vehicle safari drive. You will get up close to Lion, Cheetah, Elephant, Buffalo, Leopard, and Rhino while taking in the incredible scenery.


Elephant Interaction

Personal interaction with the majestic elephants, Rambo, Rachal, and their baby, Jabulani, at Bayete Zulu. A ranger will take you through their history and provide you with interesting facts about the elephants. You will get the opportunity to feed the elephants, and physically interact with them.


Safari Boat Cruises

Where you have the opportunity to view many species of wildlife and birdlife, including Elephant, Hippo, Crocodile, Rhino, Zebra, Yellow-billed and Woolly-necked Storks, Fish Eagles and Vultures. One may also fish for Jozini’s famous Tiger fish.


Big Cat Rehabilitation Center

Enter the cat enclosures with a guide to get up close to the cats. Embark on educational tours to learn an abundance of information about the wild cats how the program works and the history of the animals, then get close and see the Cheetah, Serval, Caracal, and the African Wildcat.


Hunting Trips

Fully guided hunting trips are available, please contact for more information on species and pricing.


Zulu Culture and Traditional Village

Watch as locals make spears, shields, baskets, and clay pots. Experience the rhythmic drumbeat and watch traditional Zulu dancing. Enjoy a traditional lunch served in the boma.

Tugam Game Reserve offers a variety of tour Opportunities, all promising that added personal touch. These trips guarantee an action-packed itinerary, while delivering a truly knowledgeable and authentic travel experience. Take a look at the sorts of animals and activities available, and get in touch if you would like to learn how you can book a tour with us today.

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