3-Day Kruger Big 5 & Panorama Route Exclusive Safari
- Experience picturesque landscapes and farmlands on route to Kruger.
- Enjoy an exciting 2 – 2.5 hour sunset game drive in Kruger National Park.
- Excellent game viewing and photographic opportunities
- Explore scenic places like God’s Window, The Pinnacle, Bourke’s Luck Potholes, Blyde River Canyon and much more.
This one of a kind 3 -Day Kruger National Park & Panorama Route Safari offers personalized and private attention throughout. Designed and put together by experts in the industry it covers all expectations one could wish to achieve in a Safari. Your dedicated guide will be in contact with you as soon as your booking is confirmed and keep contact until he meets you upon the start of your Safari. Ready to answer any questions you may have from the onset.
The specially modified luxury safari vehicle has trademarked this safari type, having all the necessities to maximize your game viewing experience and providing onboard comforts to make your trip as pleasing as possible!
This package is fully inclusive of a dedicated guide, all meals, snacks, transfers, and safari activities.
Please note that a minimum of 2 people are required for departure. Child rates are available on request.
- Day 1 - Arrival from Johannesburg & Afternoon Game Drive
This Kruger safari departs daily from any Hotel in JHB, you will depart after a meet and greet by your guide who will revise your itinerary with you before departure
(Note: For those who prefer door to door pickups and guided transfers - this can be arranged)
You travel East passing picturesque landscapes and farmlands on route to our lodge near Kruger. There are two 15 minute comfort stops en route. Stops en route are made according to your leisure and requests. You will also be able to buy snacks and refreshments during these comfort stops. ETA in Hazyview is around 1 pm.
After check in you will have time relax and freshen up before boarding an open sided landcruiser for an exciting 2 – 2.5 hour sunset game drive in Kruger National Park. The lodge is about 15 – 20 minutes drive from the Phabeni Kruger Gate.
After your safari game drive you return to the lodge where you can unwind, have drinks and relax.
Dinner & Overnight in Safari Tents
- Day 2 - Kruger National Park Game Drive
This morning you will enjoy coffee/tea and rusks before departing on full day of game viewing in the Kruger National Park (Skukuza area). A Packed breakfast is included. Game drives are in small groups in specially modified open sided land cruisers.
The Skukuza area is rich in wildlife and the elevated height of the 4×4 open sided vehicle makes for excellent viewing and photographic opportunities. You’ll enjoy lunch at one of the park’s restaurants. (own account). After lunch we start the afternoon game drive in the Kruger National Park.
During these game drives, you’ll see a wide variety of wildlife and have plenty of photographic opportunities. After our tour, we’ll make our way to back to our lodge or camp.
Your guide will prepare a delicious dinner in The Bush Bistro where after you will enjoy a traditional dance.
Overnight in Safari Tents.
- Day 3 - Return to Johannesburg via Panorama route
Today we will get up early and have a quick breakfast before checking out and returning to Johannesburg … but first we will have a proper tour of the Panorama Route on the way back. Scenic stops along the Panorama Route include
· God’s Window
· The Pinnacle
· Bourke’s Luck Potholes
· Blyde River Canyon
· Three Rondawels
· Graskop & Pilgrim’s Rest
· At least 1 of the following waterfalls: Lisbon Falls, Mac-Mac Falls, Lone creek Falls. (Depends on time of year and rainfall)
We will stop for lunch at the famous Harry’s Pancakes in Graskop.
Afterwards, we continue with the journey to Johannesburg, with convenience stops along the way. You will be dropped at your hotel or at the OR Tambo International airport in the early evening. This is the end of you all-inclusive safari tour.
- Transfers to and from your hotel
- Dedicated guide for duration of the tour
- All Meals on Tour, Snacks, Bottled water
- All activities
- Open vehicle guided safaris
- All entrance fees
- International Flight Tickets
- Personal expenses
- Travel insurance