3 Day Shindzela Tented Camp Timbavati Safari

Experience the authentic charm of Shindzela Tented Camp, an eco-friendly haven in the heart of the Timbavati Private Game Reserve. Our 3 or 4-day Tented Timbavati Safari allows you to truly connect with nature while enjoying the comfort of Safari Tents set on wooden decks under thatch roofs, each with their own en-suite shower, toilet, and hand basin. The camp’s intimate atmosphere, accommodating just 16 guests, ensures a personalized and genuine African safari adventure.

Safari Notes:

  • No under 12’s are permitted at Shindzela Tented Safari Camp.
  • A 30% non-refundable deposit is required to secure the booking.
  • Full payment is required 30 days before departure.

Book your Tented Timbavati Safari at Shindzela Tented Camp and immerse yourself in the wonders of the African bush. Encounter magnificent wildlife, create lasting memories, and experience the true essence of the Greater Kruger National Park in an authentic and sustainable manner. Connect with nature, conservation, and the thrill of the wild on this remarkable safari adventure.


  • Authentic Bush Camp: Experience the enchantment of Shindzela Tented Camp, where you become part of the African bush.
  • Unfenced Wilderness: Connect with nature in its purest form, surrounded by wildlife and the sounds of the bush.
  • Eco-Friendly Comfort: Relax in comfortable Safari Tents with en-suite facilities, embracing the natural environment.
  • Professional Safari Guides: Knowledgeable guides lead game drives and walking safaris, bringing the African wilderness to life.
  • Intimate Camp Setting: Shindzela accommodates just 16 guests, fostering an intimate and personalized experience.
  • Scenic Panorama Route: Journey through iconic landmarks such as God’s Window, Lisbon Falls, and Graskop.
  • Unforgettable Game Drives: Discover the thrill of both daytime and nighttime game drives, capturing the beauty of the bush.
  • Wildlife Encounters: Spot the Big Five and other elusive animals, creating memories that last a lifetime.
  • Relaxation & Reflection: Enjoy leisurely moments at the camp’s pool, take in the serene ambiance of the riverbed, or unwind in a hammock.
  • Conservation & Hospitality: Shindzela’s commitment to conservation and warm African hospitality ensures a meaningful and memorable experience.

Johannesburg to Timbavati via the Panorama Route

Your journey begins with a professional driver picking you up in Johannesburg. Relax in a luxury air-conditioned vehicle as you embark on the scenic Panorama Route, where iconic landmarks such as God’s Window, Lisbon Falls, and Graskop await. All entrance fees are included, and comfort breaks and photo opportunities punctuate the journey. Arrive at Shindzela Tented Camp, where the friendly staff and Game rangers greet you. After checking in and refreshing, immerse yourself in the tranquility before High Tea. A delicious high tea is followed by your first game drive, offering both daytime and nighttime game viewing. Experience an incredible African sunset during sundowners and savor a delightful dinner in the boma.


Morning Game Drive, Relaxation, and Sunset Safari

Start your day with an early morning wakeup call, waking up with the sun and the calls of the awakening bush. Head out on your morning game drive to capture low light images and witness the predators in their element. Return to the lodge for a fantastic breakfast, followed by relaxation at the pool or on the riverbed hammocks. High Tea is served before embarking on an afternoon/sunset game drive with your knowledgeable guide. Experience the magical sunset in the bush before returning to the lodge for a delectable dinner. The evening is yours to enjoy at your leisure.


Last Safari, Breakfast, and Return to Johannesburg

Your last game drive of the safari awaits you, offering the chance to spot any animals that have eluded you so far. Arriving back at the lodge, freshen up and enjoy breakfast. Our professional driver will be ready to transfer you back to Johannesburg. For those opting for the 4-day package, duplicate Day 2 to enjoy an additional day of relaxation and safari adventures.


  • Accommodation at Shindzela Tented Safari Camp.
  • Full Board (including breakfast, lunch, and dinner).
  • Twice daily game drives in the Timbavati Private Game Reserve.
  • Services of a Professional Safari Guide.
  • Optional Bush Walks (subject to safety and availability, available when exchanging a game drive).


  • Kruger Park Conservation Fees.
  • Items of a personal nature.
  • Drinks.
  • Services not mentioned in the program.
  • Travel insurance and medical repatriation.