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Shimuwini Bushveld Camp

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Introduction

Shimuwini is a Shangaan word for "Place of the Baobab Tree".

The camp is so named because the nearby Letaba River which fronts the cottages, is lined with these huge trees, one of them estimated to be between 2 000 and 3 000 years old. Shimuwini Bushveld Camp is the most modern of the bushveld camps, being completely rebuilt after the floods in 2 000. 

5 Things to seek

  1. Caracal
  2. Eland
  3. Baobab Trees
  4. Baboon
  5. Waterbuck

Contact Shimuwini

  • Tel and Fax: +27 (0)13 735-6683

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Did You Know?

  • Evidence of Bushman Folk (San) and Iron Age people from about 1500 years ago is also in great evidence.

KNP Emergency Hotline

  • Report rule breakers and other incidents to KNP's Emergency Call Centre on 013 735 4325

Weather

Thohoyandou

13°C / 23°C
Sunny with high level clouds

Phalaborwa

13°C / 25°C
Sunny with high level clouds

Skukuza

C / 27°C
Sunny with high level clouds

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