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Introduction

Talamati is a Xitsonga word that means "Lots of Water”. Yet, despite the meaning of the name, the river is actually dry.

The clay soil however, acts as a giant sponge holding a vast reservoir of underground water and keeping the vegetation lush all year round. Talamati Bushveld Camp is situated in a large open valley, affording superb game viewing opportunities. The luxuriant grassveld in the area attracts large herds of grazers, and the predators never lurk too far behind.

5 Things to seek

1. Leopard
2. Zebra
3. Hyena
4. Mongoose
5. Sable

Contact Talamati

  • Tel: +27 (0)13 735 6343
    Fax: +27 (0)13 735 5544

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  • There are numerous examples of San Art scattered throughout the park.

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