Highlights of Kruger National Park and South Africa


This trip visits the World Famous Kruger National Park with your opportunity to spot Africa's Big 5. Many of Africa's unique species are now on the endangered list. This trip visits the Endangered Species Centre at Hoedspruit to stimulate an awareness and understanding of the plight faced by our wildlife.

The tour returns to Johannesburg via the Panorama Route and Pilgrims Rest and Dulls Dullstroom. Take in some breathtaking scenery and some unique shopping.

Highlights

Kruger National Park Game Drives 
Endangered Species Centre
World famous Panorama Route
Pilgrims Rest- a gold mining village rich in history
Blyde River Canyon 

Includes

8 nights accommodation with 8 breakfasts, 3 dinners including farewell dinner.
Wheelchair accessible bus with ramps, all fuel, tollgate fees, transport and transfers. 
All safaris Kruger National Park
All activities including Safaris, Dinner with Shangaan River Club, Panarama Route,
Wildlife Rehab Centre,  Pilgrims Rest.
Two personal guide/drivers.
Portable Shower chair if needed.

Price from (Tour only ex Johannesburg)

$AUD 4,800 per person twin share*

$US 3,660 per person twin share*

 

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: 

A warm welcome awaits you at arrival at Johannesburg International and you will be transferred to your accommodation.(Overnight Johannesburg)(B.B)

 

Day 2: 

We travel to Kruger National Park region stopping for lunch on the way. Arrival at your hotel with afternoon at leisure where you can enjoy the  beautiful grounds, swimming pool and views over the African landscape. Evening - Dinner with Shangaan River Club - an evening of singing and dancing by local children - a feast of culture and dinner. (Overnight in Hazyview )(B.B)

 

Day 3, 4: 

We head into Kruger National Park for next three days and enjoy numerous game drives with your personal guide. Look out for elephants, nyala, kudu, wartog, wild dog, cheetah, leopard and numerous other species of wildlife. We explore the park in all areas including visits to picnic spots and hides such as Mathekenyane Lookout, Nkuhle Picnic Site, and Skukuza Vistor Centre. Accommodation in chalets in Kruger camp with restaurant. Check attached for details on interesting sights and spots.(Overnight Kruger)(B.B)

 

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Day 5:

Game drive safari in Kruger where we make our way to Orpen Gate, Kruger and to Hoedpruit where adventures in following days include a visit Endangered Species Centre to view Lion, Leopard, Serval, Lynx, Honey Badger, Eagles, Vultures, Wild Dogs and any baby animals they may have at the time of your visit.

A visit to the Centre will stimulate awareness and an understanding of

 

the plight faced by our wildlife today. Accommodation in Big Five Private Game Reserve where you can hear the jackals bark and the lions roar at night. Dinner in Boma with fire under the stars.(Overnight Hoedspruit, private Game Reserve)(D.B.B)

 

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Day 6:

Endangered Species Centre to view Lion, Cheetah, Leopard, Serval, Lynx, Honey Badger, Eagles, Vultures and Wild Dogs.  Accommodation in Private Game Reserve. (Overnight Hoedspruit, Private Game Reserve)(D.B.B)

 

Day 7:

Exciting day to travel world famous Panorama Route and make our way down to Pilgrims Rest- a gold mining village rich in history and charm. Enjoy sights such as Blyde River Canyon, 3 Rondawels, Beukes Luck Potholes, and Gods Window. Enjoy dinner at one of Pilgrims Rest numerous restaurants such as the Peach Tree which is  outstanding in terms of quality and setting. Tonights accommodation is near Dullstroom a quaint village famous for its lakes and mountains. (Overnight Dullstroom)(B)

 

Day 8:

After visiting Dullstroom where we visit South African restaurants, antique and art shops we head to Johannesburg where we stay overnight for flight in morning. Time permitting we visit the Lion Park in North Johannesburg. Farewell dinner at restaurant. (Overnight Johannesburg) (D.B.B)

 

Day 9: 

Transfer to airport for return flight

 

 

 

8 nights accommodation with 8 breakfasts, 3 dinners including farewell dinner.
Wheelchair accessible bus with ramps, all fuel, tollgate fees, transport and transfers. 
All safaris Kruger National Park
All activities including Safaris, Dinner with Shangaan River Club, Panarama Route, Wildlife Rehab Centre,  Pilgrims Rest.
Two personal guide/drivers.
Portable Shower chair if needed.

Flights and travel insurance
Tips and gratuities
Items of a personal nature
Laundry
Optional extra visit to Lion Park, Johannesburg
Optional extra open safari accessible 4x4 drive vehicle – Kruger National Park 

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