Departures daily on request from Johannesburg or Pretoria.
Pick-up between 07h00 and 08h00 at hotels, guest houses or Johannesburg Airport. Ask us for recommended hotels on our collection route - try to avoid Joburg City Centre & Pretoria which often cause delay to the guides. Nelspruit Airport is from 12.00 or by arrangement.
Chalet accommodation with air-con, insect screens, private shower & toilet
|Per person sharing twin room||ZAR 12 900.00||DBB|
|Per single room||ZAR 13 400.00||DBB|
|Per child under 12 yrs sharing||ZAR 6 450.00||DBB|
Leave Johannesburg or Pretoria in an air-conditioned microbus with an experienced Kruger Park guide. Travel east across the Highveld farmlands and down the beautiful Elands Valley to Nelspruit - centre of our finest citrus farms. Continue to the entrance of Kruger Park and spend the afternoon on your first exciting game drive looking for elephant, giraffe and antelope. Before sunset arrive at a suitable Rest Camp and book into an air-conditioned chalet with shower / toilet and screens to prevent insects. Enjoy dinner in the privatised restaurant then walk back to your chalet under the starlit sky.
Leave camp at dawn for an early morning game drive to look for lions and other Big Five species followed by breakfast at another Rest Camp. Continue game viewing and visit a waterhole to look for hippos & crocodiles. Time to relax or shop during the heat of the day .
Later in the afternoon, board the open safari vehicle equipped with spotlights for a Sunset drive ( duration 2-3 hours ) when you can search for hyena & other nocturnal species. Overnight at your Rest Camp with dinner in the privatised restaurant follwed by a good night’s sleep.
Depart on another memorable early morning game drive heading up to the open plains of central Kruger Park . Here you can expect to see herds of wildebeest with zebra & hopefully some predators. Enjoy a hearty breakfast followed by another game drive to the exit of Kruger Park. Travel to Mohlabetsi Safari Lodge ( or similar ) & book into an en suite chalet or lodge room with aircon . After lunch in the gardens , relax or have a swim. Later board the open safari vehicle for an evening game drive stopping en route for "sundowners ". Return to the lodge for dinner usually served around a campfire & overnight listening to jackal or other nocturnal animals.
Join the armed ranger for an early morning game drive & possibly a short bush walk to learn about the smaller creatures such as birds & insects . Freshen up before a delicious breakfast at the lodge then final photos in the African bush. Depart for a relaxing homeward journey through the farmlands and trout fishing areas near Dullstroom . Stop for refreshments back on the Highveld & arrive at Johannesburg Airport by 16.30 for onward flights or continue to your hotel.