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Waterberg Safari Lodge

What to Bring for Waterberg Safari Lodge

Clothing should be neutral or bush colored. It is recommended that you travel prepared with a set of safari clothes, riding equipment (boots and helmet), and other essential items in your carry-on bags in case of luggage being lost in flight transit! Each guest will receive a water bottle which fits into a bottle holder attached to the saddle. We do recommend bringing bum bags to carry items such as phones and cameras.

The water is filtered and safe to drink at both lodges.

What to Bring
- Riding helmet: compulsory to wear and are available at the lodges
- Riding boots
- Leather chaps
- Comfortable riding clothes
- Bumnah
- Neutral bush coloured clothing: shorts, trousers, shirts
- Sunglasses
- Sunscreen
- Hat
- Swimsuit
- Walking shoes or trainers
- Warm fleece/jacket (any time of year) 
- Warmer clothing is recommended for our winter months
- Light rain jacket (if travelling in the rainy season November to March)
- Binoculars
- Camera with plenty of spare batteries/charger and memory cards
- Personal medications
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Waterberg Safari Lodge
Tour Code: IT-SASR03
5 days / 4 nights
Dates : Available all Year

Trip Rating :
Difficulty : Riding Level
Riding Level Explained
Beginner A rider who has limited experience, is unable to post the trot and does not canter.
Novice A rider who is capable of mounting and dismounting unassisted, capable of applying basic aids, comfortable and in control at the walk, moderate length posting trots, and short canters.
Intermediate A rider who has a firm seat, is confident and in control at all paces (including posting trots, two point canters and gallops), but does not ride regularly.
D Strong Intermediate
Strong Intermediate An intermediate rider who is currently riding regularly and is comfortable in the saddle for at least 6 hours per day.
All of the above, plus an independent seat, soft hands, and capable of handlinga spirited horse in open country.
Lodging: Exceptional
Lodging Level Explained
= Facilities in lodges, estancias, haciendas, resorts, etc.
Basic lodging - some with shared bathroom facilities, usually no AC or room service.
Regular standard room - usually with private bath.
 Accommodations with superior comforts.
 = Trips with nights in tent camps. Sometimes the first and last night are in hotels.
Basic tent camping - everyone helps out with camp chores.
Regular standard with some camp amenities and camp cook.
Camping facilities with superior comforts like camp shower, bathroom facility..
 = Trips that combine nights in hotels and camping.
Basic accommodation and basic camping facilities can be expected.
Regular standard with some nicer amenities.
Only assigned to hotel and camping facilities with superior comforts.

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Airport: O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB)
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