Marakele National Park

4×4 trails, Big Five, Birding, Bush, Elephant, Game Drives, Glamping, Hiking, Leopard, Limpopo, Lion, Mountains, Safaris, Walking Safari

Why Visit?

Join us as we visit Marakele National Park. Visit the big five in their native habitats or go on a guided trek! Take a sunrise game drive in the morning or a sunset game drive in the evening to view nocturnal animals! Choose from a variety of accommodations, ranging from tents to large family-oriented chalets!

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Getting There

3-hours north-west of Joburg.
10-minutes from the town of Thabazimbi.


Tlopi Tented Camp, Bontle Camping Site, and Marataba Safari Company Lodge are three options for visitors to Marakele National Park.

Marataba Safari Company Lodge’s 15 luxurious Tented Suites put you closer to nature without sacrificing comfort.


From R325 to R3265 per night for accomodation
R60 per adult, per day conservation fees for South Africans
R240 per adult, per day conservation fees for International Visitors

Marakele Photos

Get inspired with these photos of the Marakele National Park.

VISIT Marakele

Go to the SANParks website to book your next day visit or holiday to the Marakele National Park.

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