Permaculture

H12 Leshiba has a beautiful permaculture garden and medicinal plant nursery. Guests are welcome to come and visit this magical space and see how all good things grow.

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Labyrinth

A Labyrinth is an ancient walking meditation that dates back to the Northern European Bronze Age. Its layout is unicursal, having one path that leads to the centre and back out again by the same path. Through its intentional design, using ancient geometry, it offers a space to quieten and clear the mind and walkers […]

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Game Viewing

H12 Leshiba offers game viewing at its best. With two valleys that each have their own wetland area, you are certain to have an exhilarating game experience. The reserve is a sanctuary for giraffe, zebra, wildebeest and leopard. Large antelope include kudu, waterbuck, mountain reedbuck and impala while common and red duiker, Sharpe’s grysbok and […]

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Guided Walks

H12 Leshiba’s guided walks offer an opportunity to experience the bush in a completely new way. Our knowledgeable rangers will show you medicinal and useful plants, how to identify trees, teach you tracking skills and take you up close and personal with wildlife. They also afford a wonderful opportunity for birders to locate and identify […]

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Adventure horse trails

H12 Leshiba has a family herd of Nooitgedacht ponies. Bred for rough mountainous terrain, these amazing horses roam freely throughout the day and night, living as a wild herd. For experienced riders and subject to availability of a guide, our rides head out in the early morning and vary in duration from an hour and […]

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Trail Running

H12 Leshiba has an extensive network of marked trails that take you through a diverse array of landscapes and ecosystems. Run along spectacular paths through forests, across plains and down breathtaking gorges with sparkling pools, from valleys to mountain tops, get your feet above the clouds. We have a brand new 12 km single track […]

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Mountain biking

Bring along your mountain bikes and gear and enjoy an exhilarating cycling experience at H12 Leshiba. The reserve is 4km wide by 7km long and there is a wide network of roads and animal tracks over varied terrain. Ride our beautiful new single track route designed by Devlinn Fogg of BikeLife. This ride covers more […]

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Massage therapies

H12 Leshiba offers an indulgent range of therapies designed to relax the body, soothe the spirit, improve muscle tone and evoke a feeling of well-being. Our three therapists, Nancy, Abigail and Mulalo, will ease and rejuvenate tired limbs and help calm your mind, creating a natural harmony within. The Full H12 Leshiba Body Massage Take […]

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Self-guided walks

Walking unguided amongst our wildlife is reminiscent of an Africa almost forgotten and still to be discovered. H12 Leshiba offers an exceptional walking experience. Meander along one of the 12 well-marked trails varying in time from 1 and ½ to 7 hours. ‘launching off the rock and plunging down into the coolest depths of the […]

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Rock Art

Our guided archaeological trail at H12 Leshiba offers an enlightening and mystical venture into the past. H12 Leshiba has seven rock art sites where there are Bushman (San) paintings and Khoe Khoe hand and foot paintings and three sites where there is evidence of habitation. The paintings are between 200 and 2000 years old. Our […]

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Time out

“I closed my eyes and heard the wind whispering. I stared at nothing and saw everything. I listened to the music playing in my heart. I sat so still and felt free” We have places where you can disappear at H12 Leshiba. Find a quiet rock to sit on and write poetry or draw. Sing […]

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