Enjoy Bird Viewing

Deep in the bush of Iphofolo, away from busy cities and noisy streets, you will find the peace and quiet needed for birding. Sit up high in the hyde to enjoy spotting all the wildlife including yellow masked weavers and secretary birds

  • Black Stork, Woolly-necked Stork, Saddle-billed Stork, Greater Painted-snipe, White-crowned Lapwing, Red-crested Korhaan, White-throated Robin-chat, Kurrichane Thrush, Burnt-necked Eremomela, Martial Eagle, Bateleur Eagle, Tawny Eagle…

Lookout Tower
360° view

The lookout tower offers a 360° view of the area including the Soutpansberg mountain range. Located in the centre of the farm.

  • Delectable food, a relaxed atmosphere and a picture perfect backdrop are all on the menu.
  • Every meal is freshly prepared and beautifully presented to positively tantalise your taste buds.

Other Things to do

Limpopo is bushveld country – grasslands, thorn trees, the magic baobab and effortless blue skies. Lying to the very north of the country, it is also famous for its waterfalls, forests and wildlife. There are many beautiful places nearby Iphofolo to visit. Tours can be arranged on request.

Soutpansberg Mountain Range

The majestic and awe inspiring Soutpansberg mountain range stretches 130 kilometers from west to east through the Limpopo region. It can be seen from Iphofolo, and is an hours drive to the base where one can enjoy an invigorating hike to the top to enjoy the beautiful vistas over the bushveld and beyond.

Blouberg Nature Reserve

Blouberg Nature Reserve covers an area of 9,360ha. The highlight of the reserve is the huge breeding colony of vultures which inhabit the eastern Blouberg mountain cliffside. The vulture restaurant enables you to see the vultures at a much closer range and is located just a 20 minute drive from the Iphofolo.

Mapungubwe National Park

Mapungubwe National Park and World Heritage Site is the ideal location for anyone interested in the park’s vast wildlife and birds, to those in search of serenity, and understanding of the the extraordinary history of this World Heritage Site.

Wildlife

Mammals

  • Duiker
  • Banded Mongoose
  • South African Springhare
  • Squirrel
  • Cape Porcupine
  • Genet
  • Civet
  • Caracal
  • Aardvark
  • Baboon
  • Vervet Monkey
  • Warthog
  • Black Backed Jackel
  • Steenbok
  • Bat Eared Fox
  • Honey Badger
  • Impala
  • Nyala
  • Waterbuck
  • Eland
  • Red Hartebeest
  • Oryx
  • Greater Kudu
  • Blue Wildebeest
  • Burchells Zebra
  • Giraffe
  • Leopard
  • Brown Hyena

Birds

  • Helmeted guineafowl
  • Crested guineafowl
  • Secretary bird
  • Masked weaver
  • Hamerkop
  • Kori Bustard

Reptiles

  • Black mamba
  • African rock python
  • Puff adder
  • Monitor lizard