About Mlilwane Wildlife SanctuaryMlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary is situated in Swaziland. Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary backpacking tours are ideal for outdoor fans and nature-lovers.
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Below is a list of Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary's top activities, click on the link to view all details and tours.
AirportsMlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary airports include the following:
•Matsapha (Manzini) International Airport
BirdlifeMlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary birdlife features a heronry at the Rest Camp, along with Purple-Crested Turaco, 3 Robin-chats, 7 Kingfisher Species, 3 Bee-eater species (including nesting colonies), 4 sunbirds, numerous pipits, African Fish Eagle and Swee Waxbill.
ConservationMlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary has a fascinating history as it is Swaziland's pioneer conservation area. While protecting flora and fauna, along with watershed areas, Mlilwane plays an important role in Environmental Education for local Swazis (13 000 school children visit annually). Mlilwane also offers relaxed game viewing with exceptionally tolerant plains game to visitors from across the globe.
MalariaMlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary is traditionally outside the marlaria zone, but visitors often travel through malaria prevalent areas to get there. Malaria medication includes the following: • Mefloquine (Lariam) • Doxycycline • Atovaquone/proguanil (Malarone)
PlantsMlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary plant life varies from open grassland to sub-tropical mountain and riverine forests. Mlilwane has a continual alien-eradication programme. Wild flowers during spring and summer are a feature.
•Avoid traveling on the N4 or other isolated roads - these roads are known for bandits
•Roads can be bad, with livestock and potholes to look out for
•Do not attempt to touch or feed any wildlife you see
•Stay in your car during game drives and follow your guide's instructions
•Generally the area is safe to visit with little crime or issues
Travel BooksMlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary recommended travel books include:
•Lonely Planet South Africa, Lesotho & Swaziland by Mary Fitzpatrick
•Swaziland: Enchantment of the World Series by Ettagale Blauer and Jason Laure
•Swaziland Map by ITMB Publishing
•All the King's Animals: The Return of Endangered Wildlife to Swaziland by Cristina Kessler and King of Swaziland Mswati III
•The Wildlife of Southern Africa: The Larger Illustrated Guide to the Animals and Plants of the Region by Vincent Carruthers
WildlifeMlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary wildlife includes Elephant, Lion, Cheetah, Rhino, Leopard, Crocodile, Hippo, Kudu, Eland, Duiker and many species.
Kruger and Swaziland Lodge Safari
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Johannesburg to Durban
The highlight of my trip had to be Gweru in Zimbabwe, it was my idea of paradise. So much to do there with the animals and the location of it was just beautiful!
— Anne B (27) from Ireland
The trip was great! A very relaxed ride in a mokoro, followed by camping in the Okavango Delta and watching the animals on the islands was awesome!
— Michael & Silke from Germany
I loved every millisecond of the entire trip... Guess what I did in Swakopmund? I skydived out of a plane - woohoo was that AWESOME :-)
— JoJo E (61) from Switzerland
Finally home and had a great timeâ€¦. I loved the shark diving, Sossusvlei and Himba people. Saw Lions, a Leopard, Elephants, Giraffes, everything really! Thanks for…
— John E from Canada
I did not believe in god till i visited Chobe National Park.
— Juca from Uruguay
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