Self-drive from Johannesburg | Classic Family Safari Package

3 day
Elephants thrashing about in the water.
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Drive yourself to a family-friendly safari lodge on a private concession inside Kruger National Park, where the richest concentrations of animals occur, focuses on ensuring the ultimate safari experience in relaxing and comfortable surroundings.


This classic 3 day Kruger Park self-drive 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

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Suite at Shishangeni Safari Lodge.If your family enjoys a road trip holiday, then this self-drive package to a classic lodge in the southern section of Kruger National Park is ideal. You will need to make an early start to reach the lodge by lunch time (5 hours driving time). 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

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Sundowners in the bush.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 Park for Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Airport

Game drive in Kruger Park.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 safari package in Kruger Park. You will be able to enjoy a leisurely drive through the park exiting at Malelane Gate. Make your way past Nelspruit onwards to Johannesburg.

Rates & Prices


  • 2 nights accommodation in a luxury chalet with private game-viewing deck, fireplace and outdoor shower
  • All meals including breakfast, lunch and dinner as per itinerary
  • Teas/Coffees
  • Daily morning and afternoon/evening game drives in open safari vehicle accompanied by experienced guides and trackers

Not Included:

  • Beverages & bar bill
  • Kruger National Park conservation and entrance fee

Price list for Self-drive from Johannesburg | Classic Family Safari Package

3 Day Package: Self-Drive Own Car Option
Prices are per person sharing

Child rate applies to children 6 - 11 years

Season (yyyy-mm-dd) Currency Price from Per Child
2016-09-01 to 2016-12-31 ZAR 8150 4050

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