Safari Plains Mabula is wonderful place to visit year-round, each month with its own special characteristics and beauty. Winter season here at Safari Plains Mabula is drawing to a close as our day’s stretch slightly longer, and afternoons warm up to comfortably high temperatures. Cool and dry May to August are some of the most popular months to visit the bush with abundant sightings as animals venture out in search of water, clustering around pans and water holes. Steaming cups of aromatic coffee and freshly baked rusks warm up sleepy bodies before heading out on your morning safari, where a hot water bottle wrapped in a blanket wait on your seat to snuggle up with against the brush of cold morning air while the sun gradually extends its golden rays over the reserve. The herbaceous smell that is so unmistakably bush permeates as the vehicle traverses past exquisite silhouettes of bare winter trees against an endless blue sky, making for spectacular photo opportunities…

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