Overview

Visit Lion Park from Johannesburg or Pretoria without the hassle of renting a car on this day tour. With all the details arranged in advance and round-trip transportation, you can focus on enjoying the experience of seeing cheetah, lion, leopard, and African wild dogs. A guide will provide engaging commentary on the animals behavior, biology, and conservation status.

What to Expect

The Lion Park is an excellent place for the Johannesburg or Pretoria visitor to spend an afternoon or a morning. Nowhere else in the world will you see so many and such a wide variety of lions ranging from huge males to small cuddly cubs. 

You can self drive around the enclosures with complete safety or you can take the full game drive with one of the animal experts and get the full facts on the these magnificent powerful animals. The famous white lions can also be seen here too.

Besides the lions there are also many other carnivores and herbivores. There are Cheetah and Leopard and African Wild Dog enclosures.You can also see Hyena and Jackal. Roaming free outside the enclosures are Giraffe, Zebra and several types of antelope. If you are hungry or want some gifts to bring home there is an excellent restaurant and large curio and craft shop.

The park is set in open natural Highveld surroundings with commanding views of the countryside, the Johannesburg skyline in the distance and the Magaliesberg Mountains to the north.

Guests can enjoy a variety of different guided tours. The trained guides turn every tour into an informative and educational trip as they share interesting facts.

Tour options include;

Lion & Wild Dog Tour,

Mini Safari,

Night tours (with predator feeding),

Private Exclusive tours, Alex Tour,

Cheetah and Lion Walks.

The 3-hour Safari is the flagship tour which includes snacks and drinks on the bank of the Crocodile river. The famous animal trainer Alex Larenty promises to provide a fun-filled experience as he interacts with fully grown lions on the ‘Alex tour’.

Self-drives

Guests also have the option to drive their own vehicles through the lion and wild dog enclosures and the new extended route to the hyena enclosures will provide the opportunity to see many different antelope species such as Giraffe, Kudu, Gemsbuck, Warthog, Sable, Nyala and many more.

The park is a paradise for children.

The beautifully designed playground next to the restaurants will keep the young ones entertained. This makes the perfect venue for kiddie’s birthday parties. A day visit to the park also provides the perfect opportunity for schoolchildren to learn about the animals and various research programmes that the Lion and Safari Park is involved in.

Important Information

Departure Point

Your hotel in Johannesburg or Pretoria

Departure Time

8am from Johannesburg
8.30am from Pretoria

Duration

Flexible

Inclusions

Entrance fees

Bottled water

Buffet lunch

Driver/guide

Local guide

Hotel/port pickup and drop-off

Exclusions

Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

Gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability

Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking

Infant meals not included

A minimum of 2 people per booking is required

Not recommended for pregnant women

A moderate amount of walking is involved

Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair.

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