This classic 3 day Kruger Park package is based on a 2 night stay at a classic lodge in Kruger National Park. It is suited to large groups as well as families with young children who are looking for a South African wildlife safari experience which they can all enjoy together.
- Unsurpassed wildlife experience
- 5 star accommodation
- Big Five game viewing in open safari vehicles
- Traditional dinner underneath the stars
- Relaxation and rejuvenation at the spa
Classic Lodge Package Safari Experience
The minute you arrive in Kruger National Park, you will already know that you are now in prime game viewing territory. Morning and afternoon game drives are offered on open safari vehicles which allows for the best views of animals and many excellent photographic opportunities.
The accommodation for this South African wildlife safari is at a lodge which has been awarded 5 stars, so you can expect all the comforts that goes with this rating, from mini-bars in the rooms, to private game viewing decks.
Day 1: Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Airport to Kruger Park
From Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport it is a short 40 minute flight to Kruger Mpumalanga Airport. Your driver will be waiting at the airport to transfer you by road to your classic lodge in the southern section of Kruger National Park.
After check-in, there is time for lunch and a cool drink before heading out on an exciting afternoon game drive. Dinner will be served back at the lodge in the open air dining area under the stars.
Day 2: Lodge in Kruger National Park
A knock on your door signals the start of your day with hot coffee or tea to warm you up before the morning game drive. The 3 hour game drive this morning will be through a pristine wilderness area with some of the best sightings of wildlife to look forward to.
Brunch will be served after the game drive and then you have the afternoon at leisure to unwind in the serene surroundings of your classic lodge. A range of massages can be booked at the spa to ensure a complete rejuvenation on your short safari break.
Lunch is served in the late afternoon. You can then look forward to a memorable sunset with sundowners out in the bush, followed by a night drive experience. Returning from your 3 hour game drive, dinner will be ready to enjoy.
Day 3: Depart Kruger National Park for Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Airport
Your last early morning wake- up call, followed by a 3-4 hour morning open safari vehicle game before returning to the lodge for breakfast. This marks the end of your 3 day Meeting the Big Tuskers package in Kruger Park and you will be picked after breakfast for the road transfer back to the airstrip.