Where the world comes to experience the wild of Africa, there’s more to the Kruger Lowveld region than just wildlife. A drawcard for many, this destination holds many thrills for the visiting family, especially the younger generation. A true South African showcase of natural scenery, canvassed against breathtaking landscapes, you’ll find very little reason not to visit.
We’ve got some top tier suggestions for activities with the family in the Kruger Lowveld. Activities that are bound to get the kids excited about the outdoors and inevitably (well, hopefully) ditch their gadgets for the day.
- Hanging in there with Skyway Trails
An adventure high, Skyway Trails offers the Aerial Cable Trails and the Tree Top Challenge. These thrilling experiences are set in captivating natural surroundings and are the ultimate family fun experience suitable for all ages.
- Safari fun in Kruger
Make spotting wildlife on safari a family affair. As children of all ages are now permitted on a private safari, why not book one for your family?
- The perfect shot while chasing waterfalls
Chase the world’s most beautiful waterfalls located along the Panorama Route. Visit viewpoints that span across the valley below and connect with the pace of nature. Pack a picnic basket and make a stop at Mac Mac Pools where the kids can run amok and appreciated the scenery. With so many ‘Instagram worthy’ locations along the route, we guarantee that your teen will definitely thank you!
- Captain for the day
Make them captain for day where it’s all fun and splashes on the Laguna Paddle Boats at Nkomazi Kruger Lodge. An ideal way to deplete excessive energy, this water activity offers limitless fun and excitement for all ages.
- Tubing down the Sabie River
Who knew that being swept downstream could be this exhilarating? Using an inflatable tube with handles and a solid floor, this unique tubing experience makes it the best way to go down the Sabie River. This activity is great for kids 12-year-old and above and non- swimmers can participate when the river level is low.
Visit the Kruger Lowveld to explore all our gems and to unwind and explore at your own pace. With so many family friendly accommodation options and activities, what’s there not to love!