Sightseeing Safaris & Tours in Gauteng
Rhino & Lion Park Day Tours
The Rhino and Lion park, situated in the Cradle of Mankind, is an exquisite privately owned nature reserve that forms part of South Africa’s top five attractions to visit. The visitor can experience a pretty good variety of wildlife, while still remaining close to Johannesburg. This is ideal for travelers who do not have much time in the country, but want to have an “African Game Experience”. More than 20 species of game inhabit the park and a drive through this reserve makes for exciting viewing trying to spot them all.
Meet Thandile, arguably Gauteng's most special lion. She was spotted as a cup in July 1999 by a visitor to the Rhino & Lion Nature Reserve, and is one of only about 40 true white lions known to exist. The cub had been abandoned by its mother at the time and the visitor alerted the game rangers, who brought the 750g ball of fur to rescue, where she was subsequently hand-reared. She's not an Albino but a true white lion, since Albinos are white but they have pink eyes and are generally sterile. Thandile's eyes are blue and her colouring is the result of a recessive gene found in some animal species.
The reserve spans across 3000ha and you can find Lion, Cheetah and Wild Dogs among the many species of antelope at the reserve. Look out for the Bird of Prey Centre and the “Lost and Found” Sanctuary.
Where to eat in and around the Rhino and Lion park:
- The Country Place
- Hedwig's Fine Dining
- Heia Safari Ranch
- The Thatchery Country Restaurant
- Zest Garden Bistro – Muldersdrift
- Casalinga Ristorante
- The Country Boma
- Carnivores Restaurant
Entrance fees:Entrance fees to Rhino & Lion Park is included in tour
Our Tour options to this attraction:Our Rhino & Lion Park Tour can be combined with other tours such as Maropeng and the Cradle of Mankind. We depart at 09h00 and 13h00 (Tuesday to Sunday Only) Please contact one of our consultants should you need more information on our tour program and booking options.
|Rates quoted per person|
Johannesburg Day Tours
|IN ZAR||Depart||Min 2 Clients||4+ Clients|
|Rhino & Lion Park||09h00/13h00||R1,550pps||-|
|Kindly contact us for large group rates|
Prices are from and subject to change due to increases by operator, fluctuations and any unforeseen circumstances, without prior notice.
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