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Tour Duration: 7 - 10 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 6 people
Destination(s): South Africa
Specialty Categories: Wildlife Viewing National Parks
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 6600 South Africa Rand (ZAR)
Maximum Per Person Price: 8000 South Africa Rand (ZAR)
This is a private Safari for groups of 1 to 6 poeple. The mode of transport is a, Luxury Minibus, 4x4 Landrover, or Similar.
Accommodation can be a choice of Camping, Guest Houses and Safari Lodges B&B (accommodation can be arranged to suit your style). This tour can be done as guided or self drive.
Day 1: Lydenburg, Mpumalanga
On arrival in Johannesburg you will be met by your guide and taken to the vehicle, ready for departure on a great wildlife experience. Your first stop will be Belfast, where you could enjoy a coffee or a light meal. From there you will travel north, towards the quaint town of Dulstroom and on into the mountains. You will follow the winding road between valleys and huge tree plantations, to Lydenburg, where you will spend your first night in a Guest House.
Day 2-3: Kruger National Park
After breakfast you will depart for another day of excellent sightseeing and exploration. From Lydenburg you will travel to Sabie, through Pilgrims Rest to the Blyde River Canyon. This Nature Reserve is a narrow strip that runs for approximately 57 km along the Drakensberg escarpment. It contains one of the great scenic wonders of Southern Africa, the Blyde River Canyon that is 16 km long. There are a number of view points along the edge of the escarpment.
The reserve is known primarily for the outstanding natural beauty of the canyon as well as the numerous endemic and endangered fauna and flora species present. En-route you will visit God’s Window, Three Rondavels and Burke’s Luck Potholes. By late afternoon you will reach your destination - Kruger National Park where you will book into Maroela Camp, close to Orpen Gate. You will set up camp and relax next to a cozy fire, with great stories about the Big 5 and adventures of the tour guide.
Day 4: Kruger National Park
The next day you will do game viewing in Kruger Park, with your guide. You will receive an early morning wake up and after a quick breakfast you will break up camp and depart to Satara Camp Site, deeper in Kruger Park. The day will be spent game viewing, bird watching and relaxing at the camp.
Day 5: After breakfast you will help with packing up camp, ready for your departure south to Berg-en-Dal Camp site. The winding road through the park will give you ample opportunity for game viewing en-route. By mid-day you will reach Berg-en-Dal Camp site. If you wish you could do more game viewing or alternatively relax at the camp. As the sun set over the bush, you will set up camp and enjoy a nice African BBQ, with the sound of the bush in the background.
Day 6: Nelspruit, Mpumalanga
Early the next morning you will depart for a last game drive, before you depart from Kruger Park to Nelspruit. The mountainous region is very scenic and you will enjoy the drive. By late afternoon you will reach Alkmaar Guest Farm, where you will receive a warm welcome from your hosts for the night
Day 7: Departure
You will have an early morning departure to Johannesburg, traveling along the N4 towards Gauteng. By late afternoon you will reach Johannesburg, in time to say you good byes and get ready to continue on your journey.
Airfare is not included in the tour price.
The price includes:
- 4x4 Vehicle,
- Meals as indicated,
- Guide if required,
- Park fees if guided.
- Travel and Medical Insurance,
- Items of personal nature (gratuities, drinks).