Best sundowner spots in the Greater Kruger Park (part 1)

What captures a true African Safari better than the image of a beautiful sunset, great company, good food and – of course – a local South African beer or a tall gin and tonic in hand? We’ve put together our top spots in the Greater Kruger Park for enjoying a sundowner in this two part blog series.


Cheetah Plains

Cheetah Plains Private Reserve lies adjacent to the Kruger National Park, in the northwest corner of the Sabi Sand Game Reserve. There are no fences between the two reserves, allowing game to move freely between the two areas. Enjoy your sundowner at a watering hole, surrounded by the beauty of Africa.


Royal Malewane

Experience the wild heart of Africa’s bushveld with luxury beyond compare. Royal Malewane luxury safari lodge in South Africa is one of the most exclusive and luxurious lodges in the Greater Kruger Park. Experience the luxury and tranquility that this perfect continent holds.


Camp Jabulani

Set off on an afternoon elephant ride in the world renowned Kapama Private Game Reserve. Here the Big 5 game roam freely. You’ll enjoy a setting of lanterns, white linen tablecloths, a selection of beverages, crystal glasses , fresh flowers and canapés specially prepared by the chef. This is an experience not to miss. This is the ultimate sundowner setup, with your new jumbo friends grazing around.


Mala Mala

For the true wildlife enthusiast and for unparalleled game viewing, nothing comes close to Mala Mala. Enjoy your sundowner next to the multitude of river beds, amazing sunsets over the African plains while taking in every breath of true African air in the heart of the Sabi Sands game reserve.



Singita (‘place of miracles’) is world-renowned for providing ‘the best safari experience in Africa’. Situated in the heart of the Sabi Sands Game Reserve, Singita provides guest the ultimate luxury safari accommodation and game drives without taking you too far from true, rugged Africa. Enjoy your sundowner at the legendary Mara River, overlooking herds of buffalo and elephants.

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