With the large variety of excursions available to our guests in a 150km radius you will find great value for money, and will realize that there is plenty to keep any family happy and entertained whilst on safari in South Africa.

Please be advised: Charges or any fees occurred through participation in any excursions or attending the listed activities are to be settled via Credit Card with the establishment where applicable. General transfer fees of USD $180 will be levied per vehicle per day. Fees can be split up amongst groups/individuals where applicable.

*Most of these activities are within 1 hour from Eastern Cape Lodge in Paterson.  

Golf at Bushman Sands Golf Course

Lying on South Africa’s south-eastern coast, the Eastern Cape is a region of great natural beauty – particularly the rugged cliffs, rough seas and dense green bush of the stretch known as the Wild Coast.

Addo Elephant National Park

Discover… Experience… Explore a world of diversity in one Park. Now the third largest national park in South Africa, Addo Elephant National Park has expanded to conserve a wide range of biodiversity.

Spa Treatments

The spa offers advanced skin and body therapies using Cosmeceutical products for men and women plus a range of massages such as Swedish, Aromatherapy massage, Indian head and Hot stone therapy treatment – just some of the decadent body treatments on offer.

Fishing: Including Rock, Surf and Deep Sea

Africa is notorious for its Big Five, but it also offers magnificent Big Game fishing along its shores. From the mighty Blue Marlin to sailfish, giant yellowfins to name a few, the list that Africa offers is unlimited.

Elephant Back Safaris

Ever wondered how it would feel to feed and touch Africa’s gentle giants? A once in a lifetime opportunity to enjoy an elephant back ride on one of these incredible creatures.

Curio Stores and African Market

Stop by one of our many local art craft stores and purchase beautiful souvenirs that will make you remember your trip to Africa for many years, also the ideal return home gift for loved ones.

Bungee Jump

Adrenaline chasing you? Then we have the tonic that will help you ease that curiosity. It is an experience that will be enjoyed by visitors of all ages and will give you the thrill of a lifetime.

Canopy Tours

Experience an unforgettable combination of thrills and beautiful views with Canopy Tours. Many of the platforms are built around giant Outeniqua Yellowwood trees that are up to 700 years old! Enjoy the experience of a lifetime.

Shark Cage Diving

Jump into the deep waters, literally and enjoy the Indian Oceans greatest fascination up close and safe. This is a must for the adrenaline junkies and a bucket list item for many.

Tooth and Claw Safari

Schotia is a private game reserve and we can take our guests as close as possible to get the best viewing of rhino, hippo, giraffe and the king of the beasts, lion! We try to show our guests as much as possible on a drive and concentrate on the popular sightings rather than ‘the birds and the bees’.

This is a four-hour guided game drive in an open Land Rover with a short refreshments and toilet break at the halfway point. After an amazing experience where you will view more animals than you thought possible, enjoy a delicious dinner which is prepared over an open fire. A short, spotlight night drive providing the possibility of more nocturnal animals completes your experience as we return to our reception area.