Kruger National Park
The Kruger National Park is South Africa’s largest game reserve and one of the best places to spot the Big Five. On this epic 6-day tour, journey even further into the park and venture off-road into more remote areas like Orpen, Satara, and Nwanedzi. Traveling in a small group, enjoy sunrise and sundowner game drives, take a thrilling bush walk along the Olifants River, visit the Moholoholo Rehabilitation Centre, and explore the Blyde River Canyon
Pick up from your JHB hotel or Johannesburg Airport and travel via the Highveld grasslands to Tremisana Game Lodge in the Kruger Park. Board an open Landcruiser for a 3h Sunset Drive, your first opportunity to experience the fauna and flora of Africa. Watch the magnificent African sunset and, after dark, use a spotlight to view nocturnal animals. Dinner in the Marula Tree Boma will be a BUSH BRAAI. After dinner, continue with your Night Drive and overnight in en suite air conditioned chalets.
At sunrise we drive to the Olifants River for a 4h Bush Walk. Your rangers will show you many secrets of the bush. Adrenalin surges will be acute even if your rangers are adequately armed. Return to Tremisana for brunch. Later you may sleep in your airconditioned chalet, swim or read wildlife magazines in our Lapa. Lunch will be served at 13h30. At 15h30 we enjoy a SUNDOWNER Game Drive. Dinner and overnight at Tremisana.
Drive to Kruger Park in your custom-built open-sided Gameviewer. You will view game without intervening glass windows and also listen to and smell the denizens of the bush. The Orpen- Satara-Nwanedzi region has open plains that attract large herds of zebra, giraffe and antelope that, in turn, attract many predators. In fact, this zone has the highest concentration of lions in Africa.
After breakfast, we drive to Moholoholo Rehabilitation Centre. Here you will learn about the sterling work being done in rehabilitating injured and orphaned animals. You will get close and personal to some of the residents, including lions and leopards. Your understanding of Wildlife Conservation will be greatly improved. Return to Tremisana for lunch. At around 15h00 we drive to Tshukudu Game Reserve. The chances of seeing the Big Five in this enclosed reserve are very good. Return to Tremisana for dinner and overnight.
Enjoy another full day of game viewing in the Kruger National Park
Enjoy a Sunrise Drive, After breakfast, drive via the Panorama Route to see the scenic splendours including the Three Rondawels and the Blyde Canyon. We return to Gauteng in the late afternoon. Airport drop-off by arrangement.
- 5 nights accommodation
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Local taxes
- Most meals