Sightseeing Safaris & Tours in South Africa
3 Day Classic Kruger Park Safari
Set out on a Kruger Park Lodge Safari adventure into the wild! The most renowned conservation area in south Africa, this Kruger Park trip an inexpensive way to discover Big 5 wildlife.
Embark on a thrilling journey into the Kruger National Park for an unforgettable safari. Head out on game drives in comfortable 4x4 open safari vehicles to spot wild animals like lions, zebras, buffaloes, cheetahs and elephants. Try some delicious traditional African cuisine, admire sweeping vistas, learn something new about the flora and fauna from experienced guides and marvel at the star-studded African sky.
- Journey along the Drakensberg Escarpment.
- Full Day Kruger Safari tour in search of wildlife.
- Explore Kruger National Park after dark on a Sunset Game Drive.
- 1 Day at leisure to join an optional excursions.
- Morning Nature Walk.
- Stop at view points along the panoramic tour, including Blyde River Canyon & Bourke's Potholes.
Depart from Johannesburg (Pick up from any City Hotel in JNB)
End: Johannesburg City Hotels, lodges, Resorts or O.R Tambo Airport.
Age Restriction Min 5yrs
Accommodation Thornhill Safari Lodge
|Holiday Rates quoted per person|
Kruger Park Lodge Safari
|Kruger Park Reservations & Kruger Park Accommodation prices|
|IN ZAR||Sharing||Child u/12||Single|
|3 Day Safari|
|01 Jan - 31 May 2018||R7,830 pp||R 5,753 per child||R9,355|
|01 Jun - 31 Dec 2018||R7,992 pp||R5,951 per child||R9,504|
|4 Day Safari|
|01 Jan - 31 May 2018||R9,882 pp||R6,755 per child||R12,100|
|01 Jun - 31 Dec 2018||R9,982 pp||R6,987 per child||R12,199|
|5 Day Safari|
|01 Jan - 31 May 2018||R11,355 pp||R7,374 per child||R13,640|
|01 Jun - 31 Dec 2018||R11,394 pp||R7,628 per child||R13,640|
|Getaway Africa reserves the right to amend rates brought on by fuel charges or rate changes by supplier without prior notice.|
Start & Finish Time:This trip starts and ends in Johannesburg. We depart very early on Day 1 so it is essential that you overnight in Johannesburg the day before the tour. If you want to explore Johannesburg at either end of the tour, please allow additional days. This trip finishes upon arrival in Johannesburg on Day 4. On arrival in Johannesburg you can be dropped at the airport or at our finishing point hotel. Please do not book any flights until after 10pm this evening. Min Age for Bush Walk:Due to Kruger National Park safety regulations, children under 16 are not be permitted to participate in the bush walks in this itinerary.
Joining point instructionsYou can be picked up at any nominated hotel or property in Johannesburg and Pretoria. We can also drop off at OR Tambo Airport, or your nominated hotel. We cannot pick up from residential adresses due to delays casued. Departure times will vary according to required pick-up locations on each departure. **It is your responsibility to confirm with us which pick-up point you would like to be collected from. Our local operations team will leave a message at the front desk of your pick-up location the evening prior to departure to advise your specific departure time. We ask you to arrive 15 minutes prior to the departure time as we won't be able to wait.Pre and Post trip accommodation can also be arranged at the following hotels, please advise your agent at the time of booking which hotel you would like to book.Holiday Inn Sandton 123 Rivonia Road Approx Metered taxi cost: ZAR400-650 Approx time & distance from the OR Tambo Airport: 15 to 45 mins (45km)Brown Sugar Backpackers Address: 75 Observatory Avenue, Observatory Ext 1, Johannesburg Approx Metered taxi cost: ZAR 150 – 250 Approx time & distance from the OR Tambo Airport: 15 to 20 min (18km)Town Lodge Airport - Herman Road Harmeile Ext 2, Germiston Approx Metered taxi cost: ZAR100-150 Approx time & distance from the OR Tambo Airport: 5-15 min (5km)Road Lodge Airport Address: Kruin Street, off Herman Road, Harmelia Ext 2, Germiston Approx Metered taxi cost: ZAR100-150 Approx time & distance from the OR Tambo Airport: 5-15 mi (5km)
What to takeGenerally speaking you should pack as lightly as possible, we recommend keeping the weight under 10kg / 22lb.CLOTHING: You will need to bring a mixture of lightweight clothing, some warm items for the evenings, and long shirts and pants for protection against mosquitoes. Clothes should be easy to wash and dry. Some people like to take jeans for evenings out but they can be tough to dry and should not be used for trekking. Avoid nylon and other synthetics, which can be very uncomfortable in hot weather. Ex-military or military style clothing and equipment is NOT recommended.CLOSED-IN SHOES: As this trip includes bush walking we highly recommend that you take a pair of comfortable, closed-in walking shoes. Closed-in shoes will help to protect your feet from cuts and scratches when walking through bush/grass-lands, and will also act as a barrier protection in rare cases against bites or stings from dangerous animals in this environment.
HealthKruger National Park is a Low-Risk Malaria Area. We reccommend taking precaution against malaria, however it is not compulsory.
Travel InsuranceTravel insurance is compulsory on this trip. You should be covered for medical expenses including emergency repatriation. We strongly recommend that the policy also covers personal liability, cancellation, curtailment and loss of luggage and personal effects. You won't be permitted to join this trip until evidence of travel insurance and the insurance company's 24 hour emergency contact number has been seen by our local representative. If you have credit card insurance our local representative will require details of the participating insurer/underwriter, the level of coverage, policy number and emergency contact telephone number rather than the bank's name and credit card details. Please contact your bank for these details prior to arriving in-country.
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