7 Days/ 6 Nights Krugger National Park Safari tour package.
Kruger National Park is located in northeastern South Africa and is one of Africa’s largest game reserves. Its high density of wild animals includes the Big 5 (lions, leopards, rhinos, elephants and buffaloes). Hundreds of other mammals make their home here as do diverse bird species such as vultures, eagles and storks. Mountains, bush plains and tropical forests are all part of the landscape.
7 days will take you to enjoy the beautiful and amazing park in south Africa where you will experience Sunset, Bush Braai (Barbecue) ,Game drives in Balule & Tshukudu ,Open vehicle day game drives in Kruger National Park, Bush walk with armed ranger , Blyde River Canyon, Bird-watching and game-viewing with Animal rehabilitation center :
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Tour NO: K054.
Minimum Rate Per Traveler: Easy Package Start from US$ 2,485
Best time: All year around
Duration: 7Days/ 6nights
Departing From: Johannesburg.
Departure Time: 0800 Hrs (possible to leave earlier than)
Minimum Travelers: 2
Day 1 : Arrival
On arrival at OR Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg you will meet by one of Giraffe Safari representative who will welcome you and who will transfer you from the airport to Johannesburg city. You will spend the night in this busy tourist town where you will get short briefing from our representative at hotel and leave you to relax for while and have dinner with over night stay.
Day 2: Big 5 Night drive & Bush Braai
After your breakfast you will drive to the Greater Kruger National Park Reserve about 4 to 5 hours one of South Africa’s most remarkable safari destinations.
The park was created in 1926 when Sabi Game Reserve joined with the adjacent Shingedzi Game Reserve and local farms to create South Africa’s first national park. With a rich history and vast landscapes the park is a must-see destination for unforgettable wildlife experiences after arriving at the lodge, take some time to freshen up and relax. Have a drink at the bar to unwind, go for a swim or stroll around the lodge to stretch your legs after the day’s travel. In the evening board an open Land Cruiser for your first game drive in the park. The three-hour drive is a thrilling and exciting opportunity to see Africa’s big wildlife up close. The Big 5 include elephants, buffalo, rhino, lion, and leopard they were named by big-game hunters for being five of Africa’s most dangerous animals to hunt. Keep your eyes peeled for nighttime animals as you cruise around the park in the comfort of the Land Cruiser. When darkness falls the tour guides use spotlights to scan the nighttime for nocturnal animals and you will have dinner and after dinner you will continue the night drive before returning to your lodge for overnight stay.
Day 3: Big 5 sunrise Bush walk
After your breakfast in an early this morning you will start a drive to a remote location along the Olifants River for a four-hour sunrise bush walk. Surges of adrenaline will come aplenty as you spot wild African animals but your adequately armed ranger will ensure your complete safety. Follow the area’s big animals including elephants, rhino, and lions on foot as you learn about the African bush and observe animals in their natural habitat. Make sure you wear comfortable shoes or boots and protective clothing against the brush. Don’t leave your camera and binoculars at home for this one there’s plenty to see as you follow the river’s edge.
Return to the lodge for brunch, then spend a few hours resting and catching up on sleep after your early rise. In the afternoon head out for another afternoon game drive. Then you will return to your lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 4: Full Day in Kruger Np
After your breakfast in the morning head to the Moholoholo Rehabilitation Center established for the medical care of injured and orphaned animals and birds. The center offers a unique experience to its visitors allowing nature lovers to get close to the center’s charismatic residents such as lions and leopards.
The center’s main philosophy centers around the idea that awareness is key if we are to save our rapidly disappearing wildlife and to that end. Moholoholo’s work has been featured in many TV shows and series. Wild Orphans a popular show about young animals at the center was shown internationally on the National Geographic Channel then after lunch return to a game lodge for an afternoon game drive. After a long day return to your accommodation for dinner and having overnight stay.
Day 5 – 6: Full Day in Kruger National Park
After your breakfast you will go to Spend the day exploring the park. The open-sided game vehicle allows for excellent wildlife viewing and photographic opportunities so keep your camera on hand. Scores of giraffe, zebra, wildebeest, lions, hyenas, and countless other animals call the park home.
An incredible 517 species of park reside in the park and over 300 Stone Age archaeological sites have been located in the area. You’ll also see plenty of evidence of San and Iron Age people from 1,500 years ago in the park with San art found throughout the entire park.
Other options include a short bush plane flight to see wildlife and a boat cruise in the Blyde River Canyon. If you’re in the mood for an active adventure, head out for a horseback ride or a quad bike ride along the foothills of the mountains. Join a South African pastime and go kloofing a combination of hiking and canyoning. You’ll meander along a stream cooling off from the hike with jumps into waterholes along the way. After a full day of viewing wildlife, return to your lodge for dinner and a relaxing evening.
Day 7: Blyde River Canyon – Johannesburg
In the morning you will enjoy a sunrise walk before your breakfast then check out of your lodge and hit the road for your journey back to Johannesburg. Make your way to Blyde River Canyon, one of the world’s largest canyons and home to a wide variety of lush subtropical plants. Deep precipitous cliffs set a dramatic stage for the landscape with the Three Rondavels huge round rocks that form part of the Panorama Route—towering over the surrounding countryside.
Take in the sweeping views then keep driving to Johannesburg, arriving around 5:00 PM. From here catch your connecting flight home.
- Transfer in comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle
- Accommodation lodge / chalet
- Breakfast & dinners
- Sunset game drive and boma bush barbecue
- Visits to different reserves including Kruger Main and Greater Kruger
- Various game drives in open game viewer
- Guided bush walk
- Animal rehabilitation center
- Visit To Blyde River Canyon
- Some Lunches
- Personal Items