Remember to have your driving licence on hand and all visitors older than 18 must have their I.D. with them.

Only a limited number of day visitors are allowed into the park so make sure you pre-book via the SANParks website To prevent long queues at the gates, arrival times are staggered. Choose your time slot when you book.

05.30am to 07.30am
07.30am to 09.30am
09.30am onwards

Pre-booked visitors will get preference as long as you arrive within your time slot. If you’ve missed it, you’ll have to queue with those who have not booked. 
Rates: Non-refundable booking fee R40 per adult; R20 per child. Conservation fee R82 per adult; R41 per child aged 2–11 for South Africans; R328 per adult; R164 per child for international visitors. 

More info: Contact William Mabasa, general manager of communications and marketing on 013 735 4363; 082 807 3919 or e-mail

Help to conserve this national treasure by obeying the rules: For example, stick to the speed limits and don’t bring alcohol into the park.

If you witness someone violating the rules, you can report it by calling the emergency number 013 735 4064/013 735 0197/076 801 9679. Make a note of the following information:

Vehicle type and colour
Vehicle registration
Date and time of incident
Yellow SATSA sticker number (for open safari vehicles)
Details of incident
Photographic evidence
Location of incident