Enjoy open vehicle game drives in the Kruger National Park tracking Africa's Big 5 and other mammals in their natural habitat. The safari vehicles allow for close encounters with wildlife and fantastic photographic opportunities. Sunset drives and night drives allow viewing of Africa’s elusive, nocturnal animals. Sundowners and candlelit meals under the stars, early morning game drives and the spectacular Panaroma Route. Accommodation is in Kruger Park Chalets.
Day 1: Johannesburg to Kruger Park
An early morning collection from your accommodation and we head off to the Kruger Park. Travelling from Johannesburg across the Highveld, we descend the Drakensberg escarpment to the Low veld, en route to the Kruger Park and our camp which is based at Skukuza. We do stop for lunch. (own account). The sub tropical Lowveld provides ideal conditions for wildlife to thrive and therefore is a popular safari destination.
After settling in we head off for a sunset / evening game drive. This is conducted by Kruger Park rangers, and is done in an open game vehicle. Sunset/night drives gives an opportunity to view nocturnal animals, including lions and hyenas. Returning to camp we enjoy a three course meal under the stars.
Accommodation is in en-suite bungalows and are fully equipped.
Meals included - Dinner
Day 2 and 3: Kruger National Park
Waking up at first light we have tea and coffee before heading out in open 4x4 vehicles in search of Kruger’s Big 5. The guides have intimate knowledge of the Kruger, and know all the best viewing locations for the huge herds of animals as well as predators. Returning to camp after 3-4 hours of animal sightings we have breakfast/brunch and an opportunity to have a siesta or explore the camp. Skukuza is located on the banks of the Sabie River and you can spend your time watching wildlife come down to drink or the pods of hippos wallowing in the midday heat. An afternoon game gives us an opportunity to spot more wildlife and soak up the African bush.. Returning to camp we enjoy a campfire and dinner under the stars.
Note: Clients have an option to do a morning Panorama Route scenic tour – you will be back in time for the afternoon game drive. This is an inclusive option.
Meals included – Brunch and Dinner
Day 4: Kruger back to Johannesburg
After a final game drive and breakfast we leave the Kruger Park and head back to Johannesburg. Note that it recommended that you spend the night in Johannesburg or alternatively book you flights for late evening.
Meals included - Breakfast
Note : Itineraries do change, please speak to your consultant for the latest up to date itinerary for your travel period .
2017 DeparturesZAR 11950AUD 1,091.32CAD 1,072.71EURO 737.20GBP 629.94USD 824.71
Trip Price - R10800 per person
2017 Departures R11950
This tour has daily departures