Kruger Encompassed

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Tour description

Explore the Greater Kruger area on this 7-day South African adventure with a perfect balance of wildlife, cuisine and culture. A visit to a G Adventures-supported school gets you right into the thick of it, balanced with a multitude of wildlife photo opportunities at a Private Nature Reserve and in Kruger National Park. Of course, our open vehicle safari drives give you even more chances to spot elephants, lions and rhinos, up close and in person. Top it off with a farewell Afrikaans Braai (BBQ) and you won’t want the trip to end.

What's included

  • Your G for Good Moment: Hope Africa Children's Day School, Manyeleti Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Arrival transfer
  • Traditional Braai (BBQ) welcome dinner
  • Panoramic Route scenic drive including visits to Blyde River Canyon, Bourke Luck Potholes and God’s Window
  • Kruger National Park entrance fee with wildlife safari drive in open vehicle
  • Visit a local village and G Adventures-supported school
  • Private Nature Reserve entrance fee with wildlife safari drives in open safari vehicles
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

Highlights

  • Meet new friends in a local village school
  • Snap photos of a lifetime on open vehicle wildlife safari drives in the greater kruger area and private reserve
  • Share dinner and conversation in a local afrikaans guest house

Itinerary

Day 1: Johannesburg Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.

Day 2: Johannesburg/Kruger National Park Enjoy a scenic drive along the famed Panorama Route with stops at Blyde River Canyon, Bourke's Luck Potholes, and God's Window. Continue on to our tented camp located just outside Kruger National Park.

Day 3: Kruger National Park Embark on an early morning wildlife safari drive inside Kruger National Park in an open safari vehicle, taking in views of the abundant wildlife. Return to our camp, and enjoy a drink on the deck with views of the watering hole, a popular spot for wildlife to visit. In the afternoon, opt to take another wildlife safari drive or bush walk. Tonight enjoy a delicious South African dinner on the deck or in the boma.

Day 4: Kruger National Park/Karongwe Private Game Reserve In the morning, visit a G Adventures-supported Children’s Day School and Shalati Village, located just outside Kruger National Park. Continue on to a private nature reserve in the Greater Kruger area, to enjoy open vehicle wildlife safari drives while searching for Africa's famed Big Five.

Day 5: Karongwe Private Game Reserve Enjoy an early morning wildlife safari drive, followed by brunch and free time at the Lodge. In the afternoon, indulge in high tea before an evening wildlife safari drive. In the evenings enjoy a sundowner (drink) while the sun sets over the magnificent Drakensberg Mountains.

Day 6: Karongwe Private Game Reserve/Johannesburg After one last safari wildlife safari drive, head back to the city. In the evening, enjoy an Afrikaans dinner at our local guest house.

Day 7: Johannesburg Depart at any time.