Book a Hot Air Balloon ride in Hoedspruit Adventure activities all close to Marepe Country Lodge Guest back from a day trip to the Kruger National Park
Due to the location of Marepe Lodge, birding and many other activities or things to do when visiting Hoedspruit, is close by, including the Kruger National Park, the Panorama Route and more.
We, at Marepe Country Lodge can organise and book the following “Things To Do” and “Activities” for our guests who stay at the Lodge.  We operate our own Tours, Transfers and Day Trips.
Kruger National Park Day Trips: This is a full day trip in the Kruger National Park starting at the Lodge in an open game drive vehicle with an experienced guide. Guests are collected and dropped off at the lodge.
Panorama Route: The Panorama Route - A day trip outing from the lodge which will cover all the interesting and beautiful views of the Blyde River Canyon.  Starting from the lodge you have a gorgeous view of Mariepskop, the highest point of the Canyon at 1944 meters above sea level.  The sandstone formations of the Canyon makes for lovely photo opportunities at viewpoint including God’s Window and more.
Birding Trips & Tours (Click here to download the PDF): Experience a Birding Trip or Tour in the area or further afield with an experienced local Birder. The trips start and end at the Lodge.  Ideally you should have 4 days available to view as many habits as possible. Birding trips mostly arranged in summer. Hot Air Balloon Trips: Hot Air Balloon rides take off close to the lodge every morning, a Wildlife safari from the air like none other. Boat Rides on the Blyde Dam: A tour guide takes you on a 1 ½ hour trip to the rare living Kadishi Tufa waterfall and the famous Three Rondawels. Kloofing: This trail starts at the Strydom Tunnel and will take you to the absolute beauty of nature untouched, with a wild mix of adventure. Explore caves and walk along a stream that builds up to a Tufa Waterfall. Jump into waterholes while doing extreme hiking. Quad Bike Trail: The quad bike trail will take you through riverine forest and bushveld surroundings with some hills and flat areas. This trail is about 1 hour long. Horseback Trails: The perfect holiday experience to relax as a family. This activity is accessible to all levels of riders and there is no dangerous game on the farm. The duration is about 1 hour depending on riding skills. Pony Rides: Pony rides are available for the under 10 years between 09:00 - 12:00 & 14:00 - 16:00 Other Activities in the Area: Visit the Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre at Kapama - 28km Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre - 11km Walk with Cheetahs - 40km Take a Microlight Flight over Hoedspruit and surrounds.
Marepe Bird List
Visit the Panorama Route while at Marepe Grey heron captured in action Orpen Gate to Kruger is our nearest gate Hot Air Balloons Hoedspruit
This video footage was taken by Kyle Henry of Delaware USA Kyle and Logan were booked on a Full Day Safari in the Kruger National Park by Marepe Country Lodge - Safari November 2017
Boat Rides Blyde Canyon Hoedspruit Kloofing Hoedspruit