Shamwari Game Reserve

Port Elizabeth, Located on the Eastern Cape of South Africa, is home to the Shamwari Game Reserve. Many wild animals are residents at this park, including thousands of free roaming and rescued lions and leopards from around the world. The Shamwari Game Reserve features several lodges and other accommodations, including the Green Leaf award-winning Eagle Crag. Visitors will enjoy a splendid experience on the tours at this beautiful nature reserve.

The Shamwari reserve in South Africa is located on the lovely Garden Route, a major attraction in its own right, between Port Elizabeth and Grahamstown. Several awards have been bestowed on this park, including World’s Leading Safari and Game Reserve and World’s Leading Conservation Company.

Seven five star lodges are offered at the Shamwari reserve in South Africa. In an effort to ease environmental stress, Eagle Crag was established and is among the only six establishments to win the Green Leaf award in South Africa. This program encourages environmentally friendly practices with regards to water and energy conservation and the disposal of waste in order to aid in reducing tourists' carbon footprint. Other lodges on the property are Long Lee Manor, Bushmans River Lodge, Lobengula, Riverdene, Sirili, and Bayethe. Each of these accommodations offers sumptuous furnishings, lavish treatment, and spectacular views from the comfort of your own room.

A magnificent experience will be had on a tour of the Shamwari Game Reserve near Port Elizabeth. Visitors can take a safari on one of the driving trails that amble through the park and catch a glimpse of the free-roaming wildlife. Tourists can also visit with the captive lions and leopards, which have been rescued from pitiable situations at circuses and zoos from around the world. These animals will never to be released back into the wild as they are not adapted to it, but they are safe and well cared for at Shamwari South Africa. The Born Free Foundation supports and funds this special sanctuary that provides care for these animals for their entire life span.

Visitors to the Shamwari reserve in South Africa may also enjoy a trip to nearby Port Elizabeth, which was established in 1820 for British settlers. Known as The Friendly City, guests will find a warm welcome from the locals and plenty of hotels in Port Elizabeth as well, should they wish to spend some time here. In addition to an African safari at Shamwari South Africa, tourists can check out the amusement parks, picturesque beaches, and lively nightlife.

Shamwari South Africa is a top destination, and it offers a host of opportunities to see stunning vistas and wildlife; visiting here is the experience of a lifetime. The proximity to Port Elizabeth means there are plenty of opportunities to spend time in the city, so tourists can find accommodations and activities galore during their visit to the area. In addition, there are other game reserves nearby, including the Addo Elephant Park, so no matter how long you stay or what your interests are, a visit to the Shamwari Game Reserve is definitely something to include on your list of attractions in South Africa.

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