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A Big 5 Safari (and Beyond) at Garonga

The Big 5 safari experience is a special part of our ‘safari for the soul’ ethos, as their presence leaves us all inspired and in awe, no matter how many times you encounter them in the South African wilderness. While we don’t doubt their magnificence, there are other equally beautiful and intriguing creatures that will… Read More »

Safari Camp Stories: History in the Making

by Sophie Barrett, guide at Garonga A game reserve is a place where unique moments happen on a daily basis. At any time seeing a particular creature, behaviour or interaction might be a first for either guest or guide. A game reserve is a place of wonder, a place where the definition of impossible is… Read More »

Behind the Scenes: Meet the Little Garonga Staff

When staying at Little Garonga, you’re in the good hands of our friendly and attentive staff that is fully equipped to make this your best South African safari. Garonga welcomed Little Garonga to the Makalali Private Game Reserve in December 2007, giving guests a little extra luxury and exclusivity in the same beautiful setting as… Read More »

Behind the Scenes: Meet the Safari Guide Team

Meet the safari guide team who hold the dreams of our guests in their hands, when they set out in search of the perfect safari experience. There is nothing quite like the excitement and anticipation of your first game drive. The wind in your hair and the scent of the bush whizzing past as you… Read More »

Tales from a Safari Camp: A Lion Cub Murder Mystery

On the 7th of July 2018 we came across a very sad sight on our morning game drive at Garonga Safari Camp. We found the bodies of two young lion cubs who had been killed…and so began our murder mystery.  Identifying our Suspects and Victims Unfortunately, life for a young lion cub is a tough… Read More »