Walking in Marakele National Park
Madikwe and the northwest, South Africa
For those intrepid explorers who wish to wander the African bush on foot then Marakele Park is the place to do it. Home to the Big 5 as well as abundant birdlife and flora.
Whether it's contrasting mountain landscapes, grass-clad hills or the deep valleys of the Marakele Park that draw you in there is something for everyone. With a variety of trail options available, you can choose whichever you feel more suited to depending on your levels of fitness and stamina. Whether you wish to hike over the top of the Kransberg range or through a deep gorge the choice is yours, the one thing you can be sure of either way is seeing spectacular scenery and wildlife. It is a year-round trails destination that is the only Malaria-free Big 5 walking trail in South Africa.