Lions of Lapalala: The New King - Tintswalo Lapalala
When Lapalala’s first lions were released onto the 48 000 hectare reserve in the Waterberg; it was a historic moment and a great accomplishment for a conservation project that has spanned over 20 years. As the first guides at Tintswalo Lapalala, it’s been a joy to see them settle into their new surroundings and watch... Continue Reading
The First Cheetah of Lapalala Wilderness - Tintswalo Lapalala
BIG NEWS! The first cheetahs to roam the Lapalala wilderness in over 50 years were introduced to the reserve this month, and it’s been fantastic to see them settling into the landscape with ease. The most recent pair (two males) were introduced on the reserve last week – close to Tintswalo – and to our... Continue Reading
The New Lions of Lapalala - Tintswalo Lapalala
It’s true that the African wilderness is never quite complete without the sound of lions roaring across the savannah. The wild, guttural roars echoing through the valley will bring chills down the back of even the most experienced African traveller. The sound of a lion conjures both fear and wonder, taking your mind back to... Continue Reading
Six Fun Things to do in Simon's Town - Tintswalo at Boulders
Simon’s Town is one of the most beautiful places in Cape Town. With its magnificent position perched in a sheltered cove on the edge of False Bay, this charming town is just 40 minutes from the centre of Cape Town en route to Cape Point. And yet you feel as if you have disappeared into... Continue Reading
What to Pack on a Game Drive - Tintswalo Safari Lodge
Game drives are one of the most fun, exciting, memorable and special experiences of your safari. Twice a day, you head out with your guide on an adventure in the bush, searching the Manyeleti for all the wonderful creatures that live in this wilderness. With game drives making up such a big part of your... Continue Reading
TOP FIVE THINGS THAT MAKE LAPALALA GREAT - Tintswalo Lapalala
Take a peak inside our rooms above Boulders Beach, Simon's Town. Inspired by the ships of history in historical Simon's Town.
The Ancient Rock Art of Lapalala - Tintswalo Lapalala
Long before the safari vehicles were trundling around the savannahs of Lapalala Wilderness; long before farmers came into the area; and before the pastoral people made these hills their home, there were ancient hunter-gatherers known as the San living in the lush mountains and valleys of the Waterberg. Their occupation of the area stretches back... Continue Reading
The Ideal 3-Day Itinerary at Tintswalo Atlantic - Tintswalo Atlantic
What would be the ideal three days to spend in Cape Town? There are many ways you could enjoy 72 hours in the Mother City, but Tintswalo Atlantic offers something truly unique. Our special combination comes in the ideal mix of accessibility to Cape Town and perfect seclusion. From the ocean-side lodge below Chapman’s Peak,... Continue Reading
Family Safari: The Kids' Program at Manor House - Tintswalo Safari Lodge
Our life-changing childrens' safari leaves kids with wide eyes and open minds. A unique safari for the family just outside the Kruger National Park.
Bush Breakfast With Elephants - Tintswalo Safari Lodge
There’s one important rule to remember in the bush: never miss a morning game drive! Morning in the bush is the time of day when everything comes to life. All the birds are calling their dawn chorus; the leopards are active and patrolling their territories; lions are hunting in the soft light of dawn; and... Continue Reading
Why Upgrade to a Private Safari Vehicle? - Tintswalo Safari Lodge
Game drives are wonderful, but exclusive drives makle them even better. Here's why you should upgrade to a private safari vehicle the Kruger National Park.