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Game Drives at Camp Jabulani
Travel Options - Via Road


  • Take the N12/N4 from Johannesburg via Witbank to Middleburg.
  • Turn left on the R540 towards Belfast.
  • In the centre of Belfast turn right to Dullstroom and Lydenburg (look out for the signage).
  • Take the R36 to Ohrigstad, through the Strijdom Tunnel to Hoedspruit.
  • Turn right at the R40 to Klaserie / Bushbuck Ridge.
  • For Camp Jabulani, continue until you reach the entrance signposted Kapama Game Reserve and Camp Jabulani on your left. Report to the gate. Your ranger will meet with you at this entrance.
  • For Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre continue on the R40 past the entrance to Kapama Game Reserve and Camp Jabulani.
  • The entrance to the Centre (Cheetah Project) is reached approximately 10 km further on the left. Report at the gate and continue on the gravel road for 400 metres.

Downloadable route map from Johannesburg

Road Sign to Camp Jabulani
Hint .... if you see this sign, you are on the right track!

GPS Co-Ordinates:
Latitude 24 degrees and 25 minutes / 45.48 South
Longitude 31 degrees and 0 minutes / 49.71 East


  • Proceed in the direction of White River on the R537. After White River take the R40 to Hazyview. Follow this road until you reach a T-junction.
  • Turn left at the T-junction (this road is also the R40), drive through Hazyview. At the four-way stop continue straight on the R40 past Bosbokrand and Acornhoek.
  • Beyond Acornhoek continue northwards on the R40 towards Klaserie. Approximately 1 km before Klaserie, take the turn-off to the right signposted Hoedspruit.
  • For Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre, continue on this road for approximately 3 km. The entrance to the Centre (Cheetah Project) will be on your right. Report at the gate and continue on the gravel road for 400 metres.
  • For Camp Jabulani continue past the Cheetah Project entrance for approximately 10 km until you reach the thatched Kapama entrance (signposted Buffalo Camp and Camp Jabulani) on your right. Report to the gate. Your ranger will meet with you at this entrance.
  • Do not take the Kapama Lodge road for either the Hoedspruit Centre or Camp Jabulani.

Downloadable route map from Nelspruit

Kapama Map


Should you not wish to drive yourself to Camp Jabulani, but do not wish to miss out on the scenic splendours of the Mpumalanga panorama (highly recommended!) – an excellent option to consider is the exclusive use of the services of a private driver/ guide. Transfers may be booked from Kruger Mpumalanga / Nelspruit – or from Johannesburg.

Please contact us for further information, itineraries or rates. | Tel: + 27 12 460 7348 / 460 5605 |

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