Tala Private Game Reserve spans more than 7,000 acres. Located 1¼ hours’ drive from Durban, Tala is where you may be lucky enough to catch sight of big game such as rhino, kudu, hippo, and giraffe. You will perhaps see some of the 16 species of antelope, including the rare Sable Antelope.
Relax with welcoming refreshments and soak up the views from the open veranda before your adventure begins.
During your game drive, travel in open vehicles with experienced game rangers, who will provide information on the animals and give you an insight into this exciting area.
You and all those in your party should be aware that, in undertaking activity excursions, you will be involved in a degree of physical exertion and/or activity such as hiking, biking, snorkelling, kayaking, diving etc. By booking the excursion you confirm that you and all those in your party are in good physical and mental condition, with no history of conditions such as seizures, dizziness, fainting, heart condition, respiratory problems or back/neck problems (by way of example only). You should also ensure that no one in your party is taking medicine that carries a warning about impairment of physical or mental abilities. If you are pregnant this type of excursion may not be appropriate for you. It is your responsibility to ensure that you are fit and well enough to take part in the activities booked and you are reminded to take care for your own safety. Because of the risks associated with activity excursions, you may be asked by the excursion provider to sign a document which may affect or limit the excursion provider’s liability. Comfortable flat walking shoes are recommended.
Cunard will arrange for the excursions to be performed by the relevant excursion provider. Cunard does not provide or supply the excursion services. Cunard will exercise reasonable care and skill in the selection of the excursion provider, but will not in any circumstances have a greater liability than the excursion supplier and Cunard shall not be responsible for the negligent acts/omissions of the excursion supplier. Please note that in relation to all excursions Cunard is not responsible or liable for any loss, damage, or injury sustained by you unless such loss, damage or injury arises out of a breach of legal duty of Cunard.
Before booking any activity excursions it is essential that you ensure your travel insurance extends to cover the specified activity. It is your responsibility to obtain adequate insurance.
This excursion will operate by coach and open vehicle. From the coaches, you are required to walk 500 yards, over rough ground and up a few steep steps to board one of a variety of ten and 30 seated game-drive vehicles. Sunscreen, sunglasses and hats are essential. This tour is not suitable for those with injuries or conditions, which may be affected by the bumpy ride. The roads in the game reserve are gravel with inclines and certain parts of the game-drive can be bumpy. Guests are not permitted to use cellular phones or smoke during the game drives. Pregnant women and children under 12 may not participate. Due to extremely limited capacity, early booking is recommended. Guests are advised that the 4x4 vehicles do not have seat belts fitted, it is not permitted for participants to stand up whilst the vehicles are in motion. Wildlife sightings are not guaranteed.