Big 5 Game Parks

Hlane Royal National Park Held in trust for the Nation by His Majesty King Mswati III

In the vast bushveld expanse of eastern Swaziland where the hot, still sun of Africa beats on the dry but life-giving soils as it has for thousands of years, and the rumbling roars of the lions are heard in the cool dusky evenings, lies Swaziland’s largest protected area, Hlane Royal National Park, home to the largest herds of game in the Kingdom.

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Hlane is ideal for

  • Camping tours,
  • Overlanders
  • Self catering
  • Bird Watching
  • Stop over en-route Mozambique or Kruger National Park

Hlane's Facilities

  • Bhubesi Camp
  • Ndlovu

Action & Adventure

  • Lion Tour
  • Hiking Trails
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sundowner + Sunrise Drives

Wildlife & Birds

  • Lion
  • Elephant
  • White rhino
  • Lots more

Leisure & Culture

  • Open air restaurant
  • Self Drive Cultural Tours
  • Open Land Rover tours
  • Swazi Dancing


Mkhaya Swaziland's Refuge for Endangered Species

In the southeast of Swaziland, the heart of the lowveld lies an unspoilt wilderness, haven to endangered species who roam the magnificent African bush.

A trip to Mkhaya is a trip into Real Africa – a soul enriching, quality experience you’ll never forget!

Please Note: All visits to Mkhaya require pre-bookings through our Central Reservations office. Due to logistical limitations, pick up times are strictly 10h00 or 16h00, as arranged.

Mkhaya is Ideal for

  • Unforgetable & intimate game encounters
  • Bush Fanatics
  • Swazi guided game drives and walks
  • Day tours or overnight stays

Mkhaya's Facilities

  • Stone Camp

Action & Adventure:

  • Day tours

Wildlife & Birds

Leisure & Culture

  • Swazi Dancing


Mlilwane wildlife sanctuary

Mlilwane is the closest "Big Game Parks" from Ezulwini valley and thus the closest to Mvubu Falls. It is a small and cosy park which you can cross by car in half a day, nonetheless you could easily enjoy a whole day or even longer here. Book a game drive in your own car, partly on paved, partly on gravel road or even a mountainbike or horseback riding tour. By these means you can enjoy the beauty in an all quiet and peacefull manner.
In Mlilwane you'll find most of the smaller African Wildlife like zebra's, crocodiles, hippo's,

Mlilwane has an outside function area Inkhundla, about 200 meters from the Hippo Haunt restaurant which is suitable for private functions, such as weddings, graduation parties and so on and is often used by members of the Royal Family. It consists of a reed and semi-tin roof, riversand floor, railway sleeper benches, a bar area and has an ablution nearby. Catering can be arranged and the rates of this can be obtained from Big Game Parks central reservations office ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

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Mlilwane is ideal for:

  • Outdoor enthusiast
  • Adventurer
  • Family
  • Day outings
  • Budget and adventurer
  • Educational groups
  • Conferencing and events
  • Camping & Backpacking
  • Overlanders
  • Discerning Traveller (Reillys' Rock)
  • Conferencing & Events

Mlilwane's Facilities

  • Rest Camp Huts
  • Shonalanga
  • Nyonyane

Backpackers & Camping

  • Sondzela
  • Camping
  • Timberlog Dormitory

Comfort & Discerning

  • Reilly's Rock


  • Hiking Trails
  • Sundowner + Sunrise Drives
  • Mountain Biking
  • Horse Riding

Birds & Wildlife

  • Zebra
  • Hippo
  • Crocodile

Leisure & Culture

  • Hippo Haunt restaurant
  • Swazi Dancing
  • Open Land Rover tours
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