Below you will find a variety of activities currently on offer. These may change depending on season and availability. Please note the set time-slots and book via our booking system. Every activity starts and finishes at The Wildlife Spirit.
Learn & Discover
The Wildlife Spirit offers a variety of activities and can be tailored to fit the hours available in your day. From a full-day elephant immersion including a game drive and afternoon elephant education session, to discovering the elephant poo paper making facility, visiting our lush garden enjoying the view or scouting the local arts & crafts.
09:00 AM – 4.30 PM
Immerse in a day focused on elephants; learning about them and visiting them in the wild. The day will start with a game-drive in a nearby reserve or park. You will be accompanied by one of our specially trained guides who focus on tracking elephants in the area. You will surely encounter many other animals along the journey, so it is recommended that you to bring binoculars as well as cameras. Please also take warm clothing, sunscreen and a hat with you.
Back at The Wildlife Spirit, you will gather in the education area for a session on the physical features of elephants, their intelligence, social systems, current threats and much more. We will end the day with a sun-downer on our platform offering a breath-taking view onto Lake Jozini.
During the day you will have plenty of time to discover our botanical garden, stop by the dung-paper making facility and purchase some local arts & crafts from the nearby market stalls.
Please note that no children under the age of six are permitted on the game drives, unless a private vehicle is booked.
2:30 PM – 4.30 PM
Engage in an educational session focussed on elephants. You will learn about their physical features, social systems, their importance in the ecosystem, current threats they are facing and much more. We will end the session with a sun-downer on our platform offering a breath-taking view onto Lake Jozini. During the day you will have plenty of time to discover our botanical garden, stop by the dung-paper making facility and purchase some local arts & crafts from the nearby market stalls.
Botanical Garden Visit
09:00 AM – 5.00 PM
Discover the garden and its many indigenous plants. You will also have the opportunity to enjoy the view overlooking Lake Jozini from the various look-outs, stop by the dung-paper making facility and purchase local arts & crafts from the nearby market stalls.
Dung Paper Making
09:00 AM – 5.00 PM
Join a session at the eco-friendly naturally built dung-paper making site that introduces and explains the steps involved in making paper products from elephant poo fibres.
We now make dung paper cards in various designs with incorporated indigenous seeds inside. After reading and using the card, you can bury it in the ground for the seeds to grow!
Whether you are planning your wedding, a birthday party or special private function, make this breath-taking view part of your memory. Contact us for the many options available.