The 4-night/5-day Kruger safari tour offers guests a budget-friendly trip to
South Africa’s most popular safari destinations where a real African experience
doesn’t have to come with a hefty price tag. Guests stay in comfortable
accommodation in a beautiful bushveld setting at a game lodge situated
close to the Greater Kruger National Park. The tour is a combination of guided
sunrise bush walks, Big Five safari tours with a professional safari guide in an
open safari vehicle and the opportunity to interact with injured and orphaned
animals and birds of prey in the care of a wildlife rehabilitation centre. Evenings
are spent under the stars enjoying an authentic African bushveld braai
(barbeque). The 5-day Chalet Kruger Safari ends with a tour of the Panorama
Route which includes the world-renowned Blyde River Canyon and the Three
Rondavels. Transfers to and from Johannesburg and Pretoria in an airconditioned
Travel in an air-conditioned Quantum via Dullstroom or Nelspruit to Tremisana Game Lodge in the Balule Section of the Greater
Kruger National Park. At 17h00, board a Toyota Landcruiser open safari vehicle for a 4-hour sunset game drive. Dinner is served
under the stars at Marula Tree Boma, situated deep in the bush. Enjoy an authentic bushveld braai (barbeque) and relax around a
roaring fire lulled by the distant call of hyenas and lions.
Early morning wake-up for tea/coffee and rusks before setting off to the Olifants River for a 4-hour guided bush walk with an armed
professional safari ranger. Learn more about the flora and fauna of the Kruger National Park while keeping an eye on the bush for the
Big 5. Your private safari guide will teach you to identify wildlife tracks and spoor and you’ll tick off many of the Kruger’s birds.
Return to Tremisana Game Lodge for a late breakfast and refreshments.
Depart at 15h30 for an afternoon game drive in Balule Big Five Reserve. Enjoy sundowners and listen to the bushveld settle in for the
evening. Return to Tremisana Game Lodge by 19h30 for a delicious dinner, served in the lodge lapa.
Enjoy the early-morning sound of the bushveld and birds waking up. Freshen up with a dip
in the pool or relax on the lodge patio before it’s time to depart to Orpen Gate for a full-day Kruger safari in the Orpen-Satara-
Nwanedzi region of the central-west belt; game viewing and bird watching and picking up tips on tracking and spoor identification
from your professional safari guide.
Lunch break at a popular Kruger National Park rest camp.
After breakfast, enjoy a leisurely drive to Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre; located at the base of the majestic
‘Mariepskop’ mountain range in Hoedspruit. Interact with the injured and orphaned wildlife ambassadors and learn more about the
incredible conservation efforts of the Moholoholo team.
Return to Tremisana Game Lodge for lunch; relax and freshen up before departing for Tshukudu Game Reserve for a 3-hour
afternoon game drive. This is a Big Five game reserve so be on the lookout for lion, rhino, buffalo, elephant and leopard.
Return to Tremisana Game Lodge after an enjoyable night safari for a much-needed drink and a delicious meal at the lodge lapa.
Wake up early and join your professional safari guide for a sunrise game drive. Enjoy a hearty breakfast before departing for the
Blyde River Canyon and popular attractions on the Panorama Route, which includes a stop at the spectacular Three Rondavels.
Return to Johannesburg by 17h00; drop-off by arrangement at OR Tambo International Airport or any hotel/guest lodge in
Johannesburg and Pretoria.