Get to Know Mashatu Game Reserve
Explore a mystical ancient landscape of granite outcrops, baobab trees and big game
The Tuli region, of which Mashatu Game Reserve forms part isn't called land of giants for nothing. Baobabs sprout from tall rocky granite outcrops, whilst elephants feed in their shadows. If you take partake in a walking safari in the dry river beds of the Limpopo river, you'll come across the Nyala-berry or Mashatu tree, a massive fig-like tree. Some of these trees in the Tuli-area are more than six centuries old. The rocky habitat also makes it an ideal place to spot leopards. Great herds of elephants often congregate in the dry riverbeds of the Limpopo river.