Archive for August 2010

Isimangaliso Wetlands Park ( Crocodile Centre )

For some exciting sights while in St Lucia why not visit the Crocodile Centre, a mere 2km from St Lucia town one will see the Crocodile Centre, with a wide variety of species of crocodiles, snakes and Cycads. Mark Robinson also offers croc feeding demonstrations on Saterdays at 3:00 pm definately worth it. Here is…

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African Wild Dog ( Lycaon Pictus ) Hluhluwe

GROUP: CARNIVORE Wild Dogs are the most specialised of all Dogs, hunt in packs and prey on medium sized Antelope.When they make a kill, they will swallow pieces of the meat and on returning to the den regurgitate it for the pups and injured individuals that may have stayed behind. Only the Alpha pair in…

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Angry Elephant, Hluhluwe Game Reserve

Sometimes while on Safari to Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve our guides come across not only unique sightings but interesting one’s as well. On this particular sighting of a African Elephant the guide Jacques had clients with him as seen in the clip however as the seasons change and high season approaches the park both Hluhluwe…

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Leopard, Isimangaliso Wetlands Park Night Drive’s

Heritage Tours & Safaris offer Night Drive Excursions into Isimangaliso Wetlands Park, this nocturnal affair will get you closer to the sights and sounds of Africa, when the predators start their search for a quick meal. The drives consist of 2,5 hrs Bush Drive insearch of the ellusive Leopard, other animals one may encounter include…

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White Rhino Captured in Mkuze Game Reserve

Heritage Tours & Safaris yesterday accompanied the Game Capture team to Mkuze game reserve this reserve in the Northern section of Kwa Zulu Natal. The park world reknown for its birding was alive with the capture crew as 2 white rhinos where to be captured. Heritage Tours & Safaris now for the first time offers…

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Never seen before Game Capture White Rhino

Heritage Tours & Safaris staff where invited to witness a Game Capture in the Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve with the Ezemvelo Kzn Wildlife Game Capture Team. The capture consisted of capturing 5 White Rhino in the Southern section of the Umfolozi Game Reserve and the reason for the capture being translocation of the Rhino. The…

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Sightings of the week July 2010

Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve has over the past 3 weeks really shown what its made of in terms of sightings, virtually every Safari to the park offered us unique sightings of at least 1 Big 5 specie and multiple sightings of Cheetah. However the sighting of the month of July must be that of Friday…

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