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5 Day Kruger Park Lodge Self Drive Safari On sale

Duration: 5 Days
Style of Tour :
Special price
ZAR 14400AUD 1,129.41CAD 1,021.28EURO 695.99GBP 655.44USD 763.93
Normal priceZAR 15535.00AUD 1,218.43CAD 1,101.77EURO 750.85GBP 707.10USD 824.14

A perfect safari for those wanting to drive themselves to Kruger National Park. Friendly hosts will welcome you to the lodge and you will be looked after from the moment you arrive. The following days will be packed with authentic African safari experiences. A photographer's dream as we capture some incredible wildlife in their natural habitat. Enjoy traditional African cuisine and sip on a cocktail while taking in the smells and sounds of the bush. An exhilarating getaway that will always be remembered.

Countries visitingSouth Africa
This tour is:Family Friendly
Accommodation on tour:Lodge


  • Luxury En-Suite Lodge
  • Open vehicle game drives
  • Fantastic wildlife viewing
  • Sunset / Evening Drive
  • Nature walk
  • Both Kruger Park and Private Reserves visited

Below is the basic day to day brief.

The Full downloadable Itinerary is at the bottom of this window.

Please download the dossier should you want more detailed information on the route and tour.

Day 1:  Self Drive to Kruger National Park
Our Kruger Park tour is aimed at guests who would like to drive themselves, there are many car rentals in Johannesburg, Mbombela (Nelspruit) and Hoedspruit. Upon arrival at the Lodge we will enjoy a delicious traditional African lunch and some time to relax before heading out on our first Big 5 game drive. Traveling in open 4x4 vehicles we enjoy an afternoon / evening game drive in the private reserves of the “Greater Kruger Park” – home to the Big 5 and other African wildlife. We stop at a waterhole for some snacks and sundowners while game viewing. A traditional South African dinner is enjoyed around the log fire.

Meals:  Lunch and Dinner
Included Activity: Big 5 Open 4x4 Vehicle Game Drive in a Private Reserve open to the Kruger Park

Day 2:  Kruger National Park
An early start with tea and coffee, and we head for the Kruger Park in an open game viewing vehicle. We enter the Kruger as the gates open and enjoy a sunrise game drive. The early morning drive allows for excellent wildlife viewing as the animals are on the move before the midday heat. The especially adapted vehicles allow for excellent game viewing and photographic opportunities. We stop at various waterholes and viewing points while game viewing and bird watching along the way. We stop at one of the Kruger Rest camps for some lunch and time to stretch our legs before we head out in search of wildlife. The qualified guides have excellent knowledge of the Kruger Park and know all the best areas to spot wildlife. We leave the park in the late afternoon and head back to the lodge for another taste of traditional African cuisine around the fire.

Meals:  Packed breakfast and dinner
Included Activity: Full Day Big 5 Open 4x4 Vehicle Game Drive in Kruger Park

Day 3:  Greater Kruger National Park 
Today we have the day at our leisure. Relax around the inviting pool and soak up the bush atmosphere or partake in one of the activities available. 
Below are some options should you like to partake. In busy seasons it would be a good idea to book these activities in advance with your reservations consultant. Optional Activities are subject to availability.

  • Big Five Game Drive
  • Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre
  • Panorama Route and Blyde River Canyon
  • Kapama Cheetah Project
  • Cycling Safari

Meals:  Breakfast & Dinner

Day 4:  Kruger National Park
After enjoying coffee and tea, we head back to the Kruger Park and enjoy another full day on specially adapted open 4x4 safari vehicle, offering an excellent vantage point for game viewing. This is the perfect opportunity to explore other prime game drive routes and to spot the animals you may have missed on your previous game drives. 

As per day 2, a packed breakfast will be served at a remote picnic site and we will stop off at one of the rest camps where you can enjoy lunch.  After a full day of game driving, we make the trek back to the lodge in the late afternoon in time to freshen up before enjoying some delicious bushveld cooking. 

Meals:  Packed breakfast and dinner
Included Activity: Full Day Big 5 Open 4x4 Safari Vehicle Game Drive in Kruger Park

Day 5:  Kruger Park 
An early morning guided nature walk gives us a chance to learn about spoor (tracks) of the various animals, stalk wildlife and more. After a hearty breakfast we bid you farewell.

Meals:  Breakfast
Included Activity: Morning game walk in the Guernsey Private Nature Reserve

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Note: Itineraries do change, please speak to your consultant for the latest itinerary for your travel period.

Special Discount!
Approx. Special tour price in
ZAR 14400AUD 1,129.41CAD 1,021.28EURO 695.99GBP 655.44USD 763.93

Special Promo - Discounted price below: 
Book before 29 Feb 24, travel up to 30 Apr 24!
ZAR 14,400 per person sharing
ZAR 16,950 per person single
ZAR 9,400 per child between ages of 6 and 12 years

Normal 2024 Tour Prices: Valid for bookings made after 1 May 24.
ZAR 15,535 per person sharing
ZAR 18,000 per person single
ZAR 10,125 per child between ages of 6 and 12 years

  • Accommodation in fantastic lodge
  • Open 4x4 vehicles for all game drives
  • Experienced registered guide
  • Traditional African cuisine
  • Visas & travel insurance
  • All items of a personal nature
  • Beverages & snacks
  • Souvenirs & tips
  • Optional activities (see list on itinerary for complete breakdown)
  • Self Drive Vehicle
  • Transfers to and from the Lodge

This tour has daily departures

This tour has a duration of: 5 Days

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