Ever thought of flying in a microlight and how about doing it over Big 5 country? Enjoy scenic flights in a microlight over the Hoedspruit or Phalaborwa area. Introductory flights are offered to allow you to experience flying in a microlight or light sport aeroplane or to view the Big 5 from above.
Hoedspruit are perfectly situated to offer some of the best flying in the world. The weather is near-perfect year round, and the scenery within a short flight of the airfield very diverse.
How about flying over the largest open pit in Africa or to the 3rd largest canyon in the world, The Blyde River Canyon? To see wild Africa from the sky, low-level, is something not to be missed. You have the option to just sit back and experience the flight and view the game.
You have the option to sit and experience the flight and view the game or you can have hands on experience from the first flight should you so wish. The choice is yours.
Duration: Half Day Tour
Terms: Weather dependent (best to book at lodge)
Summer: Depart from lodge at 5am. Arrive back at lodge after flight.
Winter: Depart from lodge at 6h30am. Arrive back at lodge after flight.
Includes: 20 Min microlight flight, return transfers from and to Sausage Tree, professional tour guide and touring in luxury air-conditioned vehicle.
News and Sightings
GRASSHOPPERS HATCHING : An usual sight yesterday in camp when we found the emergence of hatching grasshoppers. All embryos of a single pod usually wriggle..
For the past four days the eldest of the Mohlabetsi males (coalition of 5 ) has been mating with a female from the Singwe pride. On this morning’s drive,..