5 DAY BUDGET KRUGER PARK SAFARIS
Pretoria/Johannesburg - Kruger Park Safaris - Johannesburg/Pretoria
Daily, On request
Any location in Johannesburg or Pretoria or Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport in Nelspruit
Between 06:00 and 08:00 depending on location
Between 15:00 and 16:30, depending on location
Your tour party
R10000 per person sharing - based on 4 and more people on safari.
R9100 per person sharing - based on 2 people.
Including in the safari price
- Accommodation as specified (subject to availability)
- Meals as specified
- Transport in air-conditioned or open game-viewing vehicles
- Excursions and entry fees as described in the program
- Game viewing as described in the program
- Qualified and registered tourist guide/driver
- 2 X per person Sunset
safaris in the Kruger National Park.
Duration 3 hours.
- 3 x breakfast
- Entrance fees and
conservation fees at the Kruger Park
Excluding in the safari price
- Meals not specified
- Gratuities, Drinks, telephone calls & other items of personal nature
- International & domestic Flights
- Sight-seeing along the "Panorama Route"
- Kruger National Park Safaris
- Sunset Safaris on open top vehicles in the Kruger National Park
- Bush walk in the Kruger National Park
- Amarula factory
- Maholoholo wild life sanctuary
Day 1 - Gauteng/Mpumalanga Province
The 5 day Budget Kruger Park safaris. Early departure from
Johannesburg/Pretoria as we travel towards the Mpumalanga province in the
eastern side of the country via Nelspruit. We descend in the afternoon the
eastern escarpment and travel via the low veld before entering the world famous
Kruger National Park. Inside the Park, the excitement will mount as we start
seeing some of the numerous animals that inhabit this magnificent wildlife
sanctuary. We arrive in the afternoon at our rest camp in time for the sunset
game drive with open sided safari vehicles. Duration is 3 hours. The
accommodation tonight is in comfortable bungalows and dinner is enjoyed in the camp restaurant.
Accommodation: Pretoriuskop rest camp. Accommodation is in a chalet. You
use a communal bathroom. (you may upgrade to a chalet with an on-suite bathroom)
Bed & Breakfast basis.
Distance traveled: 550 km
Day 2 - Limpopo/Mpumalanga Province
Early wake up call. Depart on safari with our closed vehicle. This is most of the time the best time to spot one of the major predators before they settle down. Will stop at one of the rest camps in the park to have breakfast. After breakfast we will continue spotting the animals in our vehicle.
lunch time will be at one of the rest camps. We continue with the game drive
before returning to camp to rest during the heat of the day. A sunset game drive
in an open sided vehicle (Sanparks vehicle)will be undertaken to spot the
nocturnal animals at night. After game drive, we will return to the rest camp to
Accommodation: Letaba rest camp. Accommodation in a chalet
with on-suite bathroom.
Bed &Breakfast basis
Distance traveled: 150 km
sDay 3 -Limpopo/Mpumalanga Province
Early wake up for a bush walk. Time to experience the bush on foot.
After the bush walk, we will have breakfast at the camp. We leave the park by
noon and visit a mining town Phalaborwa. On the way we will also pay a visit to
the "Amarula" factory and you will have a change to taste this famous
We continue to Hoedspruit where we will visit the Moholoholo wild life sanctuary
Then we continue
to our overnight accommodation at the foot of the majestic Drakensberg mountains.
Dinner will be at a nearby restaurant.
Accommodation: Mariepskop View Chalets.
Accommodation is in a chalet with on-suite bathroom
Bed & breakfast basis
Distance travelled 150 km
We leave our accommodation after breakfast, and drive via a scenic route on the
Drakensberg mountains along the Panorama Route, including The Bourke's Luck
Potholes, The Three Rondavels and Gods Window. We will stop for lunch at
Graskop. In the afternoon we will visit the historic gold mining town of
Pilgrims Rest . Overnight in a mountain lodge on the Longtom Pass.
Accommodation Misty Mountain lodge
Bed & Breakfast basis
Distance traveled: 200 km
Day 5 - Mpumalanga/Gauteng Province
After breakfast, we leave for Johannesburg. On our way, we will visit Dullstroom, a
beautiful country Town
and have lunch on route. Arrive in Johannesburg in the afternoon.
Distance travelled 300 km
Shingwedzi Camp is in the northern part of the Kruger National Park in the heart of the mopane country.
With a back to nature feel about it, this beautiful and rustic camp, which is untouched by modern technology, will definitely leave a lasting impression with its aesthetic
This camp offers the visitors the chance to spot waterbuck, nyala, kudu and elephant
- Night Drive
- Morning Drive
- Guided Bush Walk
- Swimming Pool
- Bush Breakfast/Braai
Things to Seek
- Giant Eagle Owl
- African Rock Python
- Spotted Hyena
- Green Pigeon