Plan an amazing trip to Swaziland
Welcome to Swaziland! This magnificent little country promises an exotic journey into the heart of southern Africa. You will be captivated by the diversity of its landscapes, comprising mountains, savannah, and extensive forests.
Mbabane is a city where modern and colonial architecture catches the eye. Search for bargains in its shops and pick up local objects in the market. In Lobamba, you can visit several cultural sites including the National Museum which recounts the history of Swaziland and the King Sobhuza Memorial which offers a glimpse of local traditions.
Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary is a vast natural reserve in Lobamba region which shelters incredible fauna, including zebra, gnus and antelopes. You can cross the park on horseback and discover its resplendent landscape and unique vegetation.
If you want to watch lions, take a safari in a 4x4 through Hlane Royal National Park where you can see surprising flora and the dead trees which create such a mysterious atmosphere.
In Mantenga Nature Reserve you can find Sawi Cultural Village, a traditional village where you can experience local customs, folk dance and share a meal with the welcoming local people in a typical African hut. You can also sail on Lake Maguga in the heart of the verdant mountains. Walking, swimming and fishing, there’s no shortage of activities to do.
Best time to go to Swaziland
Check our complete climate guide to know the ideal season for your next trip. Month by month, you will find the temperatures, sunshine and rainfall history.