Day 1 and 2 - The Kruger National Park
Visit the world famous Kruger National Park… a 2 million hectare Big 5 and Bush haven famous for its unrivalled diversity of life forms, fused with historical and archaeological sites and a must for all to visit who come to South Africa. Enjoy a few relaxing days touring with us and experience Africa...The Kruger is home to an unbelievable number of species ... trees, fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals including of course the famous BIG 5 of the wild…lion, leopard, rhino, elephant and buffalo.
Skukuza rest camp - a lofty, green destination described by guests as tailor-made for romantic getaways and relaxing excursions. The park's largest accommodation destination, Skukuza plays host to around 300 visitors at a time - with a variety of accommodation options, ranging from tent and caravan sites, to fully furnished canvas safari tents with fridges, standing fans, and their own small veranda, to six person chalets and luxury guest houses, and a complete set of amenities.
Gaming and entertainment facilities are rich here, with guests having options on guided bush walks, game drives with trained trackers, as well as pre-booked, overnight activities such as the Metsi Metsi Wilderness Trail. Guests should keep in mind that children younger than six will not be permitted on drives, and those younger than twelve are restricted from game walks. Seasonal kids educational programs are conducted on behalf of the camp, and wildlife films are screened daily (barring Sundays).
Additionally, the rest camp is home to a nine hole golf course, the Stevenson Hamilton Memorial library, and the Lake Panic Bird Hide. Facilities include a post office, bank, car hire, restaurants, an internet cafe, laundromat, car wash, auditorium and conference facilities, meaning you'll be in the midst of the bush, but never far away from the comforts of home.
Day 3 and 4 - Letaba
Letaba rest camp, the "river of sand" is one of the Kruger Park’s premium lush, green getaways, shaded under the gaze of the area’s prominent sycamore fig tree. The tone of this camp is comprised of the impressions of its gorgeous setting, the vibrant plant and animal populations of the area lending it a lively, colourful tone.
Accommodation at the camp is facilitated in a series of sixty tent sites, complete with electricity points and communal ablution and cooking facilities, as well as electric hotplates and washing up facilities. Furthermore, three-bed huts are available, with fridges, fans and air conditioners, and perimeter or river views; elevated two-bed and four-bed safari tents are offered, all permanent units, with fridges, standing fans and verandas. A further eighty thatch African style bungalows are available, each unit equipped with en-suite bathroom units, air-conditioning or fans, and kitchenettes.
Guest cottages have en-suite and separate bathrooms in each unit, air conditioning and ceiling fans, outdoor braai (barbecue) facilities and kitchens. Finally, the guest houses offered are luxury units, occupying prime locations for guests, with riverside views, microwave ovens and limited-channel DSTV televisions. Melville guest house sleeps nine people. Fish Eagle guest house sleeps eight, and has its own bird hide.
Day 5 - Honeypot
Ideally located just off the main EN1 road 15km south of Xai Xai the Honeypot is a welcome oasis from the heat of the road. Honey Pot provides wooden houses and we have a camping site for those who love the outdoors. With a selection of accommodation on offer including simple 2 bed chalets, 3 and 4 sleeper self catering chalets, and 6 and 8 sleeper self contained houses and camping. Plenty of grass and shady areas mean the whole family can chill out and relax, cool drinks and beers are available and meals can be ordered from the takeaway menu.
Day 6, 7, 8 and 9 - Barra Lodge
Barra Lodge is set in one of the most picturesque areas in Mozambique, with spectacular views of pristine beaches and the crystal clear waters of the Indian Ocean which glitters and shimmers in the air of the twilight. Barra has secluded, unspoilt beaches, bordered by the Inbambane estuary on one side and the sea on the other. The lodge is nestled among groves of coconut trees, all rooms have exquisite beach and sea views. The warm Indian Ocean offers safe bathing all year round. The wide open, squeaky clean beaches offer endless hours of strolling pleasure. The lodge can be reached without the use of a 4x4 vehicle, however certain sight seeing destinations will require a 4x4 vehicle. Barra Lodge brings you closer to the scintillating views over the Indian ocean and puts you in an ideal location with many things to see and do nearby.
Day 10 - Back to civilisation - Johannesburg
Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.