Tiger Canyon is a hidden gem in the Great Karoo on the banks of the Vanderkloof Dam, Philippolis is the closest town located virtually smack bang in the middle of South Africa.
A visit to Tiger Canyon is a unique opportunity to get up-close with the only population of wild tigers outside of Asia. If you are inspired by wildlife and the bush and seeking peace and quiet, then you are in for a treat at Tiger Canyon.
With less than 4000 wild tigers left in the world, Phase 1 of the Tiger Canyon experiment is complete, the tigers are surviving and thriving on their own by hunting African prey species and the reserve now comprises of fourth-generation wild tigers.
Tiger Canyon was the first reserve in the Free State to re-introduce cheetah to the wild after a 100-year absence. An adventure at Tiger Canyon will expose you to the magnificence of Big Cats and knowledgeable guides who will safely take care of your every need.
Tiger Canyon Lodge is exclusive with only 3 guest suites (each with a private balcony overlooking the canyon), the lodge is powered by solar energy and set on the edge of a jaw-dropping rock canyon that is ideal for small groups who can feel at home.
Meals can be served in the outdoor Lapa alongside the swimming pool and campfire pit. You’ll find the staff flexible to the guests' wishes in setting their own timelines for activities. Two game drives are conducted per day from the protection of a closed game-viewing vehicle, which also serves to keep guests warm in winter and cool in summer.
If you are a Big Cat lover and want to see the only wild white tigers in the world or a photographer who has already photographed Africa’s Big 5, or keen to try a night drive using thermal imaging technology to discover the Karoo’s nocturnal wildlife (such as the aardvark, aardwolf and serval), or just looking for a unique African adventure, then Tiger Canyon is waiting for you.
Includes: Accommodation, meals, a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, and twice-daily game drives.
Includes: Accommodation, meals, a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, and twice daily game drives.
Privately-owned and fully independent, our core aim is to ensure the smoothest safari experience possible with 24/7 support.
Tailor-made, full service itineraries including flights, transfers, car hires and any extras at no extra cost to you.
Enjoy complete financial protection. We are fully accredited and bonded, any money paid to us receives a third-party guarantee.
If you find a better rate, we will match it. Our relationships with Africa’s top operators means you get the best rates.