OPTIONAL ADD-ON ACTIVITIES AT BOBBEJAANSBERG:

ACTIVITIES ARE FOR TWO OR THREE HOURS AT A LEISURELY PACE WITH EXPERT GUIDES – A GREAT WAY TO EXPERIENCE THE BOBBEJAANSBERG NATURE RESERVE UP CLOSE!

GAME DRIVES & GUIDED WALKS

With pre-arrangement, activities such as guided game drives or walks through our 1000 hectare reserve can be arranged for you. Game viewing on foot is fine as we do not hunt on the property. The reserve is also relatively safe for doing mountain biking (so bring your own bike). If you want to experience the region out here, north east of Pretoria, there is also lots on offer (pre booking is a requisite) – from zip lining, archery, hand gun target shooting, micro lighting, hot air ballooning, walking with lions, 4×4 driver course and instruction, 4×4 guided game drives in Dinokeng, Golf at either Pebble Rock, Cullinan Village or Pretoria Country Club can be arranged for you. A diamond mine tour at Cullinan or an afternoon enjoying the craft beer or Greek cuisine (As Greek as it Gets) is highly recommended but bookings are advisable.

THE SKILL OF LONG BOW ARCHERY

Enjoy this grand old pastime expertly led by bowmen with extensive knowledge of this sport in Africa. Targets set up as well as “walk through” bush courses. Ideal leisurely activity

HOT AIR BALLOONING

Hot air balloon flights are launch before sun up and are an outstanding way of seeing the hinterland. Bobbejaansberg Nature Reserve is within the greater Dinokeng Region of over 300,000 hectares of bushveld – spectacular from the air. Celebrate your safe landing with Cape Sparkling and receive your Certificate by the Pilot. This is certainly a once in a lifetime experience and especially over the foothills of Bobbejaansberg.

CLAY PIGEON SHOOTING

This is an exciting activity for both men and woman and is not just about pulling a trigger but rather a shooting experience. Guests can enjoy a simulated “Game Bird Shoot” using Clay Targets in a variety of ways at the sporting ranges at the Sanctuary. Examples “Flushed Partridge” “Driven Pheasant” & “Bolting Rabbit” This activity makes use of good sporting shotguns and non semi-automatic’s or pump action shotguns using low recoil cartridges. We provide hearing protection & safety cages.

GUIDED HORSE RIDES

Saddled horses ready to explore over 1’500 hectares teeming with game. Get up close to giraffe, Zebra and antelope. An ideal and slow paced way of seeing the reserve.

HELICOPTER Transfers Over the Bushveld

This is a mere 10 minute hop from Wonderboom Airport, or 20 minutes from Midrand Grand Central Airport, landing in pristine bushveld to start your exploration.

FLY FISHING ACADEMY

There is a choice of two dams within the Reserve and the Boekenhouts river which flows through the reserve. Bass and Tilapia have been released in these seldom fished waters. The Academy is a fun and entertaining way to learn more about the art of African flyfishing. Expert Fly Fishermen facilitating the tuition and assisting to get your technique fine tuned – this is definitely educational.

SAFARI SPA

Spice Up your day with our incredible full body scrub with a blend of the finest spices, cinnamon, vanilla and sandalwood that penetrate through all senses inviting an escape of delightful bodily sensations, followed by an exotic full body massage. Qualified therapists provide guests with an array of anti stress treatments – all uniquely “under canvass”. Massage beds, towels and oil all included. Anti Stress treatments only – no beauty treatments.