The Lion & Safari Park, an established tourist destination, well loved by locals and foreigners alike, has become an amazing experience for all over the last 50 years. Having moved to a brand new world class facility in the Cradle of Humankind in July 2016, the Lion and Safari Park offers guests an incredible day out. Immersed in the beautiful natural surroundings of the area, guests can experience guided game drives, safari drives or self-drives. Time to Explore and Discover the untamed natural bush veld.
Guests will be able to engage themselves in the incredible experience of hand feeding a selection of animals including the graceful and serene giraffes. The opportunity to interact with a multitude of amazing animals such as Cheetah is also available at the park. Guided safari drives are one of the biggest attractions at the park, allowing visitors to experience a plethora of wildlife within their natural habitat, the tour options vary in length depending on your time schedule from 45min guided drives to 3 hour safari drives.
Guests can also enjoy a scrumptious meal at one of their top-class restaurants, while at the same time viewing various wildlife species grazing and drinking in their natural habitat. No visit to the park will be complete without a stop at the Wetlands Bar – the view overlooking the Wetlands is nothing short of breath taking, while delicious meals fill hungry tummies after a guided tour, at the aptly named Buck ‘n Bull Grill house.
Nestled amongst the foothills of the magnificent Magaliesberg Mountains, a mere 10 minute drive from Lanseria Airport, off the scenic R512 towards Hartbeespoort dam, the park is in the Cradle of Humankind area an UNESCO world heritage site. The new location, now boasting 600 hectares of open land, allows the animals more space to roam freely.
Apart from being a world class tourist destination let the Lion and Safari Park turn your next conference, team building or event in to something unique. Great packages are available and for the first time on offers - adventure activities such as River Rafting, Quad Biking and Abseiling.
What would the perfect end to the day be without a shopping stop to remember your trip by? Stop in at the ‘5 dome shopping experience’ and enjoy a vast selection of unique hand crafted curios, crafts and clothing, which make great gifts for those back home. The park is open 365 days a year, and is certainly an experience not to be missed.