Waterberg Travel Guide

Map of Waterberg


Want a perfect “off the beaten track” outdoor destination where you can revel in magnificent scenery, natural savannah and enjoy a rich wildlife heritage? Then the Waterberg District is the ideal destination for you.


Situated in the magnificent Waterberg Mountain Range of Limpopo, which stretch along more than 5 000 km² of spectacular panoramas and scenic vales, this diverse region is the first region in the northern part of South Africa to be named as a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO. It is well worth a visit.


Top things to do in Waterberg region:


  • Stay at one of the top game lodges in the reserve and be pampered while looking for the Big Five
  • Go on a horseback safari
  • Visit Mystic Monkeys & Feathers Wildlife Park, which hosts one of South Africa's largest private primate collections of 38 species, in addition to a large number of beautiful exotic birds
  • Explore the Geluksfontein Dairy Goat Farm, an authentic Cheese Farm in the Heart of the Waterberg