6 DAY KRUGER PARK & PRIVATE GAME LODGE SAFARI
⇒ Pretoria/Johannesburg- Kruger Park Safari - Private Game Lodge - Pilgrim's Rest - Pretoria - Johannesburg
Daily on request
Any location in Johannesburg or Pretoria
Between 06:30 and 08:00, depending on location
Upon your arrival at Johannesburg International Airport on the flight from Livingstone
Between 17:30 and 19:00, depending on your location
Your tour party
Per Person Sharing: the amount payable per adult sharing a twin/double room
Per Person Single: the amount payable per adult in a single room
Per Child: the amount payable per child under 12 sharing a room with parents
ZAR: South African Rand
The 6 day Kruger Park & Private Game Lodge safari price includes
- 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
The 6 day Kruger Park & Private Game Lodge safari price does not include
- Meals not specified
- Telephone calls, drinks, gratuities & other items of personal nature
- Kruger National Park Safari
- Sunrise and sunset safaris in an open vehicle in the Kruger National Park.
- Exclusive Private Game Lodge
- Sunrise& sunset safaris in an open vehicle at the private game lodge
- Guided bush walk
- Sight-seeing along the "Panorama Route"
- Mountain lodge outside Pilgrims Rest
DETAILED ITINERARY : Private Game lodge safari
Day 1 - Mpumalanga Province - Kruger National Park
We depart early from Pretoria/Johannesburg and travel in a eastern direction towards the Mpumalanga Province, down the eastern escarpment and through the low veld and then entering the world famous Kruger National Park. Inside the Park, we will start spotting the Big5 on our way to our overnight accommodation and arrive late in the afternoon at our rest camp and after a well earned break, enjoying a delicious dinner in the camp restaurant.
Accommodation: Olifants, Satara, Skukuza, Lower Sabie or Letaba Restcamp
Bed & Breakfast basis.
Distance traveled: 550 km
Day 2 - Limpopo/Mpumalanga Province - Kruger National Park
We start the day with a sunrise safari and looking for Africa's Big Five - Rhino, Elephant, Buffalo, Leopard and Lion, followed by breakfast. The tourist guide and vehicle is at all times available during the day for game-viewing drives along the well-maintained and excellent roads that exist inside the Kruger Park.
We prefer to spend the second night at a different rest camp, providing you with the opportunity to observe the ever-changing habitat while traveling inside the Park.
Accommodation: Skukuza, Satara Olifants or Lower Sabie Rest camp
Bed &Breakfast basis.
Day 3 - Limpopo/Mpumalanga Province - Private Game Reserve
After breakfast we exit the Kruger Park and travel to an exclusive lodge in a nearby private game reserve. Later this afternoon a sunset game drive in specially adapted open 4 X 4 vehicles is undertaken. You will enjoy sundowners at dusk deep in the bush, and the safari continues, while the ranger will making use of spot lights to search for nocturnal animals. The highlight for today is a specially prepared dinner enjoyed under the stars around the campfire. (weather permitting)
Accommodation: Private Game Lodge
Fully inclusive of all meals & safaris.
Distance traveled: 110 km
Day 4 - Limpopo/Mpumalanga Province - Private Game Reserve
After a early wake up, we start yet another exciting day off in Big Five territory. We start the day early with a sunrise safari in open 4 x 4 vehicles and after the safari you return to the lodge for a late breakfast.
You can embark after breakfast on a guided bush walk with an armed ranger, who will identify droppings and spoor and at the same time, share with you some of the fascinating secrets of the bush. This is a truly exhilarating experience.
This evening a sunset safari in open 4x4 vehicles is undertaken, followed by a delicious South African dinner.
Accommodation: Private Game Lodge
Fully inclusive of all meals & Safaris
Day 5 - Mpumalanga Province | Pilgrims Rest
After a final sunrise safari and a late breakfast, we travel up the escarpment and visit the many attractions and view points along the Panorama Route including the
Bourke's Luck Potholes, 3 Rondavels, Gods Window and the historic gold mining town of Pilgrims Rest. We will overnight at a beautiful country lodge high up in the mountains outside Pilgrims Rest.
Accommodation: Mount Sheba Country Lodge
Bed & Breakfast basis
Distance traveled: 115 km
Day 6 - End of Safari
We start to travel back to Pretoria/Johannesburg after a late breakfast. Will drop you off at a guest house or hotel of your choice, or the Johannesburg International Airport.
Distance traveled: 380 km