Kruger and Swazi Overland: Mountains & Village Culture

18-to-Thirtysomethings, Johannesburg to Durban

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In Africa, the cultural exchange rate is always favourable. This eye-opening journey into South Africa and Eswatini promises ample face time with the region’s famed wildlife and life-changing contact with the people who make this land their home. Here, you’ll marvel at hippos in their natural habitat and dine on local favourites and amazing camp meals. And with a reliable and knowledgeable Chief Experience Officer (CEO) on hand at all times, your comfort zone will expand by miles.

What’s included

  • Your First Night Out Moment: Connect With New Friends Your Foodie Moment: Traditional Durban Bunny Chow, Durban
  • Kruger NP entrance and wildlife safari drive in our vehicle
  • Traditional dinner and local dancing
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities


  • Enjoy the scenery of the panorama route
  • Visit the ezulwini valley in eswatini
  • Spot crocs in the st lucia estuary
  • Track the "big five" in kruger national park
  • Drink in the culture of tiny villages.


Johannesburg Arrive at any time. Tonight, get to know your group on your first night out together in Johannesburg. After your welcome meeting at the hotel choose to enjoy an Amarula cocktail at the bar or go to Emperors Palace with a wide array of restaurants and bars to choose from. Sit back, relax, eat some grub, sip a cocktail, and get to know your fellow travel buddies as the adventure begins.
Johannesburg/Greater Kruger Area Drive through scenic mountains, and experience a traditional dinner and local dancing in the evening.
Kruger National Park Enjoy a wildlife safari drive in Kruger and watch wildlife from the comfort of the touring vehicle.
Greater Kruger Area/Eswatini Cross the border from South Africa to Eswatini. Visit the Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary.
Eswatini Get out and explore Eswatini. Opt to go hiking, or mountain biking.
Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary/Saint Lucia Depart for the beautiful Zululand area, re-entering South Africa in one of its most diverse regions. Opt to take a boat cruise on the St Lucia estuary.
Saint Lucia Get out and explore. Opt to visit the Hluhluwe - iMfolozi Park, which is a safe haven for both the white and black rhino. Lions, buffalo, elephants, and leopards also call this reserve home.
Saint Lucia/Durban Head down the coast for a final night out in Durban. Enjoy a traditional Durban meal of "bunny chow" (hollowed out loaf of bread filled with curry).
Durban Depart at any time.