Phinda is often referred to as ‘Seven Worlds of Wonder.’ The areas fascinating variety of landscape and vegetation shelters an abundance of wildlife, including not only the Big Five but many rarer and less easily spotted species, such as the elusive cheetah or the scarce black rhino. With only a handful of lodges and expert rangers and trackers in search of prime wildlife sightings, Phinda offers an exclusive African safari game viewing experience. Adding to Phinda’s wildlife charms, the marine diversity of nearby Sodwana Bay on the coast is easily accessible, with beautiful reefs, dolphins and turtles.