Safari Holidays in Southern Africa

4 Days Kruger Safari & Elephant Sanctuary Tour

The Kruger Safari & Elephant Sanctuary Tour is a spectacular journey the Mpumalanga region to visit a combination of scenic attractions including wildlife tours in Kruger Park on a safari. Join our 4 day safari including an Elephant Sanctuary visit in Hazyview where you will get up close and personal with the world’s largest land animal, the African Elephant.

South Africa has a lot of natural beauty, from it's landscapes to it's wildlife. The Kruger Safari & Elephant Sanctuary Tour from Johannesburg is the best option for an unforgettable journey into the Mpumalanga region. Kruger National Park is one of the largest game reserves on the African continent, covering an area of 19,633 square kilometers in north-eastern South Africa. First protected by the government of the South African Republic in 1898, it only became South Africa's first national park in 1926.

Close to the Kruger National Park you will also find the Panoramic Route, an area with closely located tourist attractions such as God's Window, Bourke's Potholes, Pilgrims Rest and a collection of waterfalls. Join in our Kruger Safari Trips to journey across the low veld and visit these amazing attractions.

Highlights of the Kruger Safari & Elephant Sanctuary Tour:

  • Attractions along the Panoramic, God’s Window, Pilgrim’s Rest, Graskop & some magnificent Waterfalls
  • Night Game Drive
  • Full day of game viewing
  • All game drives in open safari vehicles
  • Elephant Interaction at the Elephant Sanctuary
  • Shuttle transfers from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park

Tour Details
Depart from Johannesburg at 06h00 - 09h00
Return: Johannesburg central hotels or airport
Age Restriction: Child rates on request
Accommodation: Hippo Hollow Country Estate

This tour can be adjusted to longer or shorter versions according to your needs. For more exciting tour options, contact our experienced travel experts.

See also our Classic Kruger Safari Tour
For a camping safari, see our Kruger Wild Camping Safari


Most Meals Included

4 Days
Shuttle & Open Safari Vehicles

Day 1 - Panorama Route & Night Game Drive
Departing Johannesburg on our Kruger Park Holiday in an air-conditioned mini-bus we head for Kruger Park traveling via the Panorama Route. We visit God’s Window, Pilgrims Rest, Graskop and a waterfall on the edge of the escarpment. Lunch is enjoyed along the way. We arrive at our Lodge and have some time to freshen up before embarking on night game drive in the Park to view some of the nocturnal activities of the Park’s famed wildlife. We arrive back at the lodge and have a fabulous buffet dinner at the restaurant before retiring to our rooms.
Meals: Dinner
Activities: Panorama Route Tour

Day 2 - Full Day In Kruger
Your guide will pick you up in the early morning and will spend the full day with you in the Kruger Park, where hopefully you will be able to view the Big Five. We will stop during the day for a number of comfort breaks and a chance to enjoy lunch. Our guides are highly trained professionals equipped with knowledge on virtually every living species in the Park, and will provide you with an insightful, unforgettable and enjoyable experience. You will be in an open 4x4 game vehicle, so please bring a hat, sunscreen and appropriate clothing.
Meals: Breakfast & Dinner
Activities: Full day game drive in 4×4 safari vehicles

Day 4 - Elephant Sanctuary & Game Drive
You will visit the elephant sanctuary, where you will have the chance to spend some time interacting with the elephants and learn more about these large animals. Perhaps, treat yourself to an elephant back ride? Entrance fees included to the sanctuary, should you wish to ride the elephant, there will be a surcharge. In addition on day 3, there is a half day game drive, dependent on the time of the elephant interaction.
Meals: Breakfast & Dinner
Activities: 1 Hour Elephant interaction & Half day game drive in 4x4 vehicle 

Day 3 - Morning Game Drive
Depart early for our last morning game drive in the Kruger Park followed by breakfast. Thereafter we depart on a mid-morning game drive in the direction of our lodge before we board the air-conditioned vehicle once again for our transfer to Johannesburg. We stop for lunch along the way and arrive in Johannesburg in the late afternoon.
Meals: Breakfast
Activities: Morning game drive in 4x4 vehicle 

4 Day Kruger Safari & Elephant Sanctuary

Rates in SA Rand
Tour Rate
Child u/12yrs Single
01 Jan - 31 Oct 2020 R20,140 pp R10,070 per child R29,680
Please note: Rates include SAN Park conservation fees. Fees are subject to change according to the reserve.


Accommodation Options:

  • Hippo Hollow Country Estate
  • Perry's Bridge Hollow
  • Sabie River Sun Resort

San Parks Rest Camps Available on request

  • Skukuza Rest Camp
  • Pretoriuskop Rest Camp


  • Accommodation at the Hippo Hollow Country Estate (or alternative)
  • Breakfast, dinner daily
  • Daily game drives in 4×4 safari vehicles
  • A night game drive
  • Return road transfers from Johannesburg
  • En-route tour of the Panorama Route
  • Entry fees to all areas stipulated (except Kruger Conservation Fee)
  • Services of a Professional Safari Guide
  • Park Fees (subject to change)

Safaris Exclude

  • Lunch and drinks
  • Drinks
  • Travel insurance
  • Visas
  • Precaution Malaria (Low Risk Area)
  • Items of a personal nature
Getaway Africa reserves the right to amend rates brought on by fuel charges or rate changes by supplier without prior notice.

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