KRUGER NATIONAL PARK – Skukuza Camp – Lion

Skukuza Camp is the capital of Kruger National Park. It is situated in the heart of Big Five territory is the biggest camp and includes facilities such as a shop, ATM, internet cafe, restaurant, library, fuel station and more. Lion are frequently spotted along this route. At night, look for the Fruit Bat that hangs under the eaves of the shop, and the Thick-tailed Bush Baby climbing the trees in search of gum.
The camp was originally known as Sabie Bridge or simply Reserve, the name was changed in 1936. Skukuza Rest Camp in Kruger National Park is named after the Tsonga name for James Stevenson-Hamilton, the first warden of the park. Literally translated it means ‘he who sweeps clean’, a reference to his removal of all the local people to make way for the establishment of the Park.

Release Dates

2005

Features

  • Coin Alloy Name: Brass
  • Coin Alloy Color: gold
  • Coin Diameter: 31,00
  • Coin Thickness: 2,25
  • Coin Edge: serrated, fine
  • City: KRUGER NATIONAL PARK
  • Country: South-Africa
  • Available: no
  • Location: KRUGER NATIONAL PARK, South-Africa