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Kapama

South Africa Limpopo Private Game Reserve Big Five-Reservat

About Kapama

The Kapama is a Private Game Reserve in South Africa in the provinces of Limpopo. The park was established on 01.01.1993 and covers an area of 0.13 km². The Kapama is a Big Five reserve and offers the possibility of self-drive safaris.

The private game reserve is part of the Greater Kruger, but is fully fenced and not part of a larger ecosystem. There are several high-end safari lodges offering a range of activities including day and night drives, bush walks, balloon safaris and elephant interaction.

General information
Biodiversity Sighting conditions
Very high Okay
  • 140Mammals
  • 500Bird species
  • 110Reptile
  • 0Fish specie
  • 0Amphibians
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Official Name

Kapama

Provinces

Limpopo

Area

0.13 km2

Foundation

1993-01-01

Vegetation

No information

Habitats

Woodland savannah,Grassland savannah,Lowveld

Big Five-reserves

Yes

Self-drive-reserve

Yes

Entrance gates

2

Highlights

The private game reserve is part of the Greater Kruger, but is fully fenced and not part of a larger ecosystem. There are several high-end safari lodges offering a range of activities including day and night drives, bush walks, balloon safaris and elephant interaction.

Landscape

The main habitat of the Kapama is the Woodland savannah.

Kapama's habitat consists of savannah forest, grassland and riverine bush. Several waterholes and dams provide water all year round. The distant peaks of the northern Drakensberg Mountains form a beautiful backdrop to the reserve.

Entrance gate
Name Location
Main West
East East
General information
Biodiversity Sighting conditions
Very high Okay
  • 140Mammals
  • 500Bird species
  • 110Reptile
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The best travel time for Kapama
The best travel time

Overview
Weather and climate

Excellent Good Okay Poor
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

Best tavel time

May (Beginning) - September (End)


Dry time

May (Beginning) - September (End)

Climate

chilly-warm


Tavel time

October (Beginning) - April (End)

Climate

warm-fairly hot


High season

October (Beginning) - March (End)


Low season

October (Beginning) - March (End)


Risk of Malaria

October - April

The climate in Kapama is warm. The rainy season takes place from Beginning October to End April The dry season first extended over the months from Beginning May to End September inclusive. The best time to tour is Beginning May End September.

The hot and humid summer is called the rainy season. The mild winter months are the dry season. In winter it is necessary to pack warm clothes as it can be chilly during early morning game drives. During the humid summer season, thunderstorms are common in the afternoons.

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Top animal species

The Kapama is home to 140 mammals such as Big Five, Lion, Elephant, Rhinoceros, Leopard as well as 500 bird species, 110 reptile species, 0 fish species and 0 amphibian species. The Kapama provides Very high conditions for wildlife viewing. The Private Game Reserve offers a wide variety of species, including the "Big Five".

Big Five

Big Five

Big Five

Lion

Big Five

Elephant

Big Five

Rhinoceros

Big Five

Leopard

Big Five

Cape Buffalo

Giraffe

Zebra

Spotted hyena

Wildebeest

Hippopotamus

African Wild Dog

Caracal

Crocodile

Ostrich

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safari lodges

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