10 Things to do when you live on a wildlife estate

When you live on a wildlife estate, there will be no shortage of things to do with your family over the weekend. Here’s our list of ten things you can do when you live at Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate:

1. Go birding
With over 216 recorded bird species and a dedicated bird hide at Likweti Estate, whether you are an expert or an amateur birder, you will have fun spotting special additions such as the Crowned Eagle, Half-collared Kingfisher, African Finfoot or even the Mountain Wagtail.

2. Go hiking or walking
With over 765 hectares of space to explore at Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate, there are a variety of long and short bush trails for hiking, walking or running. Keeping fit has never been more fun!

3. Go on a safari
Going on safari has never been easier. Load the family into the car and take a leisurely drive around the estate to what you can spot. From zebra to giraffe, wildebeest and kudu – you’re sure to enjoy each and every sighting.

4. Go for a picnic or sundowner
Sometimes it’s just great to have a drink or a snack outdoors. Likweti Estate has a number of viewpoints located on high and low points, ideal for sunrises or sunsets with views near and far. Invite some friends, pack your favourite wine, sit on a rock and enjoy the panoramic views!

5. Go fishing with the kids
Kids love fishing – Give mom a break and send dad down to the dam with the rods and the kids to see what they can hook (Catch and release of course).

6. Practice your photography skills
Likweti Estate is the ideal environment to practice your photography skills, from landscapes to wildlife and night photography, you will be in awe of the beauty of nature.

7. Look at the stars
They say, when it rains, look for rainbows, when it’s dark, looks for stars! Well, there isn’t a better place to do some star gazing than at Likweti Estate.

8. 4×4
For those who are more adventurous, and have the right vehicle, there is always a chance for some exciting 4×4 driving. Test your vehicles limits and have loads of fun!

9. Watch the sun come up or go down
The best place to watch the sun rise or set is in nature. Whether it be from your home or a viewpoint, Likweti Estate is positioned to experience the most magical the sunrises and sunsets. We just need to remember to take the time to enjoy them every now and again.

10. Stay indoors
Simply stay inside and relax while enjoying the peace and quiet that life on a wildlife estate has to offer.

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