Kruger National Park Overnight Guided Safari Tour from Johannesburg

Multi-day & Extended Tours in South Africa

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Kruger Park was established in 1898 to protect wildlife and covers an area of 2 million hectares. Truly the flagship of the South African national parks, Kruger is home to an impressive number of species: 336 trees, 49 fish, 34 amphibians, 114 reptiles, 507 birds and 147 mammals. Apart from the irresistible magnet of this wildlife mecca, some spectacular scenery can be viewed in the mountainous area known as the Panorama Route, en route to the Kruger Park.
Mpumalanga and Limpopo Provinces, South Africa. This is Big Game Country, the setting for dozens of sanctuaries teeming with wildlife and birds. Among them, the Kruger National Park is world renowned, as are several of the luxurious private reserves on its western boundary. The Kruger Park was established in 1898 to protect wildlife and covers an area of 2 million hectares. Truly the flagship of the South African national parks, Kruger is home to an impressive number of species: 336 trees, 49 fish, 34 amphibians, 114 reptiles, 507 birds and 147 mammals. Apart from the irresistible magnet of this wildlife mecca, some spectacular scenery can be viewed in the mountainous area known as the Panorama Route, en route to the Kruger Park.ITINERARY – 3 DAY TOUR: KRUGER PARK Day 1: Mpumalanga Province                                                                     (Dinner & Bed)We collect you from your doorstep and depart for Mpumalanga Province formerly known as the Eastern Transvaal. On our way to the first stop, in the trout-fishing village of Dullstroom, we travel through Witbank and Middelburg to Belfast where we leave the highway. After Lydenburg we go down the escarpment of the Drakensberg mountain range and enter the Lowveld.  We check in at a rest camp (Skukuza / Lower Sabie / Satara or similar) in the late afternoon and have dinner in the camp's restaurant.  Accommodation is in thatched rondavels (chalets / bungalows), all with private en-suite bathroom facilities and air-conditioning. Day 2: Kruger National Park                                                                         (Dinner Bed & Breakfast) Another day to try and spot the elusive Big Five (lion, leopard, buffalo, elephant and rhino). We dine and stay overnight in a rest camp. A night drive on an open vehicle with a National Park’s Board ranger is optional (but very exciting). Day 3: Kruger National Park                                                                                         (Breakfast only) After breakfast we go on one more game drive before leaving the park and then head for the Escarpment again around noon. Shopping and sightseeing are on the menu before heading back to Pretoria / Johannesburg.  We will be back at around 18:00.INCLUDED: Accommodation, dinner, breakfast, entrance fees, daily conservation levy in Kruger Park, guided transport and all day game drives.   

What’s included

  • 2 nights accommodation
  • Local taxes
  • National Park fees
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Driver/guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Drinks
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities

Highlights

  • Close encounter with wildlife
  • Get up-close to native wildlife
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • All entrance fees included

Itinerary

Day 1: Mpumalanga Province                                                                     (Dinner & Bed) We collect you from your doorstep and depart for Mpumalanga Province formerly known as the Eastern Transvaal. On our way to the first stop, in the trout-fishing village of Dullstroom, we travel through Witbank and Middelburg to Belfast where we leave the highway. After Lydenburg we go down the escarpment of the Drakensberg mountain range and enter the Lowveld.  We check in at a rest camp (Skukuza / Lower Sabie / Satara or similar) in the late afternoon and have dinner in the camp's restaurant.  Accommodation is in thatched rondavels (chalets / bungalows), all with private en-suite bathroom facilities and air-conditioning.  
Day 2: Kruger National Park                                                                         (Dinner Bed & Breakfast)  Another day to try and spot the elusive Big Five (lion, leopard, buffalo, elephant and rhino). We dine and stay overnight in a rest camp. A night drive on an open vehicle with a National Park’s Board ranger is optional (but very exciting).  
Day 3: Kruger National Park                                                                                         (Breakfast only)  After breakfast we go on one more game drive before leaving the park and then head for the Escarpment again around noon. Shopping and sightseeing are on the menu before heading back to Pretoria / Johannesburg.  We will be back at around 18:00. INCLUDED: Accommodation, dinner, breakfast, entrance fees, daily conservation levy in Kruger Park, guided transport and all day game drives.
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