Activities,  South Africa

My favorite activities at Mlilwane wildlife sanctuary, Eswatini

Why not explore the Mlilwane wildlife sanctuary park in Swaziland (now called Eswatini) other than by car? Discover all activities that the park offers to discover it your way. There is something for everyone and for all ages.

Discover the activities of the Mlilwane wildlife sanctuary in Swaziland (Eswatini): mountain biking, horse riding and hiking

Discover the Mlilwane wildlife sanctuary in Swaziland (Eswatini) on horseback is one of the many activities offered by the reserve

The mountain flora of Mlillwane in Swaziland (now called Eswatini) changes from Kruger National Park and we recommend that you explore this park in the morning other than by car. The most pleasant of the proposed activities is the reserve tour Mlilwane wildlife sanctuary on horseback.

Discover the Mlilwane wildlife sanctuary in Swaziland (Eswatini) on horseback is one of the many activities offered by the reserve

The advantage of the horse is that mask the smell of man. You can thus get very close to herds of herbivores such as zebras, antelopes, etc ... without disturbing them! We feasted. We also enjoyed chatting along the way with our guide who was a reservoir of knowledge.

Discover the Mlilwane wildlife sanctuary in Swaziland (Eswatini) by mountain bike is one of the many activities offered by the reserve

If you are not comfortable with an equine, you can also make a mountain bike circuit or on foot alone or with a guide.

Consulting : Think of book your activities the day before by calling Mlilwane wildlife sanctuary before the reception closes.

Road trip from Mlilwane wildlife sanctuary in Swaziland to St Lucia in South Africa

Road trip from Mlilwane wildlife sanctuary in Swaziland (Eswatini) to St Lucia in South Africa

Once your activities in the reserve of Mlilwane wildlife sanctuary finished, set course for the South and leave Swaziland (Eswatini) to re-enter South Africa. You will reach St. LUCIA: in 4h30 so don't leave too late ...

Accommodation in St Lucia in South Africa in a cheap and quality B&B

Little Eden in St Lucia South Africa is a good value, budget B&B

Most of the accommodation in Saint Lucia is bed and breakfast. The best value for money we have found is the B&B Little eden. Comfortable, well kept and clean, there is nothing to complain about.

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If complete, you can find more options than we recommend in our guide on the best accommodations in St Lucia.

The only hotels worth checking out near Mlilwane wildlife sanctuary in Swaziland

Sleep during your road trip to Swaziland (Eswatini) in the chalets of Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary

To stay near Mlilwane wildlife sanctuary, there is not much to choose from. The best (by far) is the Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary himself! You can sleep directly in the reserve which is convenient for doing activities early the next morning!

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If the chalets in the safari park are full, the best alternative is Mountain Inn.

Sleep during your road trip to Swaziland (Eswatini) at Mountain Inn, one of the only hotels worth visiting near the Mlilwane wildlife sanctuary.
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For more information, you can read our article on the best hotels near Mlilwane wildlife sanctuary in Swaziland.

Our tips for a successful trip:

  • Book your flight in advance to take advantage of the best prices

Airline ticket prices are cheaper when booked 6 to 3 months in advance. To be sure of getting the best price, we recommend using a flight comparator such as Skyscanner.

  • Book your accommodation before departure to have access to the best offers

You will always find a room at the last minute, but the best located accommodations are necessarily those that are always full. That's why it's best to book your accommodations as soon as possible. We recommend going through Agoda which offers the best prices. In addition, this site allows you to be easily reimbursed in the event of cancellation.

  • Skip the line to visit the most popular attractions

By booking your excursions in advance on Civitatis, you do not queue on site to get your tickets. Less time waiting = more time enjoying your vacation! Plus, their guided tours ensure you have a knowledgeable guide who speaks your language.

  • Use a comparator to find a rental car at the lowest price

Save yourself hours of research with ou These comparators are the best for finding rental cars at the lowest prices.

  • Don't leave without travel insurance

For us, it is unimaginable to leave without travel insurance. We recommend the one proposed by AXIS. This is the best guaranteed way to leave with peace of mind. However, consider taking out additional specialized insurance for activities not covered (such as skiing or scuba diving).

  • Want more information about your destination?

Do not hesitate to complete the information present on this blog with a travel Guide. You can take it in your luggage and refer to it throughout your vacation.

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Itinéterre is a travel blog written by a team of expatriates and locals. They share their experiences so that you can enjoy the best tours in their countries. Their advice will help you plan your vacation easily as if a local is accompanying you!