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Addo Elephant National Park is a wildlife reserve located in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa.

With its diverse landscapes, including bushlands, forests, and savanna grasslands, this park is home to a rich array of wildlife, including elephants, lions, buffalos, and many more.


  • Game drives
  • Guided walks and hikes
  • Bird watching
  • Picnicking
  • Photography
  • Environmental education

Best Time To Visit

The best time to visit Addo Elephant National Park is during the dry winter months, from May to September. During this time, the weather is mild and visitors can enjoy clear skies and an opportunity to see the park's wildlife in their natural habitats.

January 25.5 5
February 25.0 10
March 22.0 20
April 18.0 20
May 14.0 15
June 12.0 10
July 12.0 5
August 14.0 5
September 16.0 5
October 19.0 10
November 22.0 20
December 24.0 20

Getting There

Addo Elephant National Park is located approximately 70 km from Port Elizabeth and can be reached by car in approximately 1 hour. Visitors can also reach the park by taking a flight to Port Elizabeth and then taking a taxi or rental car to the park.


Addo Elephant National Park offers a range of accommodation options, including camping sites, chalets, and lodges. Visitors can choose from a range of options to suit their preferences and budget, with options available both inside and outside the park.

Regardless of where they choose to stay, visitors to Addo Elephant National Park can be assured of a comfortable and convenient experience, surrounded by the stunning natural beauty of this unique and special place.