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Shingwedzi lies in the northern part of the Kruger National Park in the heart of mopane country.

A scenic game drive along the Shingwedzi River in a south-easterly direction towards the Kanniedood Dam is one of the most rewarding drives in the Park. Waterbuck, nyala, kudu and elephant are often seen here and the bird life is prolific. Staying overnight at Shingwedzi is an experience that will last a lifetime. It is a rustic camp that still carries the essence of the bush and is untouched by modern technology. Experience magical evenings where the accommodation is arranged in two separate circles and the glow emanating from braai (barbecue) stands cast a tranquil spell.

No Leaded/Unleaded fuel at Shingwedzi Rest Camp

Please note that Shingwedzi Rest Camp's Leaded and Unleaded fuel pumps are out of operation due to the decontamination of tanks, as from 5 October 2016 until further notice. Diesel fuel pumps are not affected by the decontamination and the sale of Diesel will continue as usual. We apologise for the inconvenience caused.

5 Things To Seek

  1. Giant Eagle Owl
  2. Elephant
  3. African Rock Python
  4. Spotted Hyena
  5. Green Pigeon

Contact Shingwedzi

  • Tel: +27 (0)13 735 6806/7
  • Fax: +27 (0)13 735 6832
  • Mobile: 082 889 4376

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Emergency Hotline

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

Did You Know?

  • More than 300 archaeological sites of Stone Age man have been found.