This 3 day classic safari package offers a relaxing escape in the heart of the beautiful bush. It is based on a 2 night stay at a classic Kruger Park Safari Camp in a private concession removed from the crowds. Enjoy excellent game viewing, including the Big Five – namely Buffalo, Lion, Leopard, Rhino and Elephant.
This lodge has a prime position on a dam, relax on the loungers on the spacious deck and watch the wildlife come down to drink, including herds of Elephant, Zebra, and perhaps a pride of Lion, all while relaxing on a comfortable lounger and sipping on refreshing drinks.
- Big Five safaris in open 4x4 vehicles
- Excellent birding (more than 500 species)
- Private patio overlooking a waterhole
- Massage therapy
Classic Lodge Safari Experience
Experience the diverse wildlife of the Kruger National Park while staying in a comfortable lodge on a private concession that is known for its excellent wildlife sightings. Discover the peace and tranquillity of life in the bush.
Explore the region while on game drives in specially adapted, open 4x4 vehicles. These excursions are led by a knowledgeable guide who will interpret the secrets of the bush, creating a memorable experience. Alternatively, relax on the loungers on the spacious deck and watch the wildlife come down to drink. See herds of Elephant, Zebra, and perhaps a pride of Lion all without any effort.
In the afternoon be pampered with a revitalising massage in the lapa or on the deck. Cool off with a dip in the sparkling plunge pool while watching the Hippo in the dam. In the evening gather on the deck to watch the sun slip below the horizon while sipping on a drink of your choice before savouring a delicious meal around a dancing fire in the boma area.
DAY 1: Johannesburg to Kruger Park
On the first morning of your Relaxing Kruger Safari you will catch a flight from Johannesburg to Nelspruit. Upon your arrival, you will be met by a driver who will drive you to a lodge that offers Classic Kruger National Park accommodation. Experience the wonders of Kruger for the first time and keep a lookout for wildlife.
Once you arrive at the camp, enjoy a light lunch and relax a bit before heading out on your first South African safari in an open 4x4 vehicle. The game drive will be between 3 – 4 hours including a memorable stop for sundowners in the heart of the African bush. Upon return to the camp, tuck into a tasty meal in the open air boma under the canopy of stars.
DAY 2: Kruger National Park
In the morning choose to have a lie in, or after coffee/tea and rusks, head out on the early morning game drive. The animals are more active at this time of day and the game viewing should be good. Your knowledgeable ranger will track African wildlife such as Lion, Buffalo, Elephant, Rhino and Cheetah.
After the 3 hour game drive, you will return to the lodge for a leisurely brunch. The warm midday period of this South African safari in Kruger can be spent relaxing at the pool delighting in a good book, or maybe having a relaxing massage treatment on your private patio. Chill out on the loungers after cooling off in the plunge pool, or just get stuck into a good book.
In the late afternoon there will be tea, followed by the afternoon game drive. The guide will stop off and serve sundowners while you take in the beautiful sunset. Then there will be a chance to see some of the regions nocturnal animals on a night drive. Back at the lodge, tuck in to a delicious dinner and relax and swap stories of what you have seen around the fire.
DAY 3: Kruger Park to Johannesburg
On the final day of your Relaxing Kruger Safari Package you can enjoy a last early morning game drive, or choose to sleep in. After brunch you will be picked up and driven back to Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport for your flight back to Johannesburg.