cheetah tracking in the KAROO

Karoo Magic

Details about this trip

Soulful Getaway to the Karoo

Are you looking for a short but immersive, romantic escape? Surprize your better-half and include a unique wildlife experience in your itinerary to South Africa. Spend 3 magical days in the soulful Karoo Heartland. Arrive at the prestigious Samara Game Reserve in time for lunch before heading out on your first game drive in this unique region. The next morning you’ll go on a safari with a difference…Tracking wild cheetah. You may have to hop out the vehicle and track them on foot if the terrain gets too tough. It’s a truly humbling experience seeing such majestic wild animals up close. Embrace the beautiful scenery of the reserve and learn more about the other unique creatures that inhabit the Karoo (like aardvarks). Spend the last 2 nights in a historic hotel in Cradock where you’ll be overwhelmed by warm Karoo hospitality. Explore the town on foot, enjoy delicious local cuisine and dive into the beautiful history of the region.

Best time to visit

March - May and September - November

Recommended LEnGTH OF trip

3 - 6 days

Investment

$$ - $$$$

“There is something about safari life that makes you forget all your sorrows and feel as if you had drunk half a bottle of champagne — bubbling over with heartfelt gratitude for being alive.” - Karen Blixen

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“Thank you Anje for a wonderful experience. A trip which changes you from the inside.“

Shalini Jaitly, USA