For those who do not see themselves sharing the thrill of a game drive with other travellers, a self game drive is a good option.
Chris Manqele, a game driver at Anew Hotel Hluhluwe and Safaris, shares his tips:
Drive an SUV or 4X4 style vehicle
Venturing out in the wild with your hatchback may not be a wise decision. “You should have an SUV or 4x4 as some of the roads are tough to navigate by a small car. You will need a vehicle that can handle any terrain. You do not want to be stuck in the middle of nowhere with a flat tyre,” said Manqele.
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