5 Day Luxury Kruger Park Safari


Safaria offers guests wanting to visit the Kruger National Park a 5 day Kruger Park Safari Package with Transfers, Premium Accommodation and the Private Kruger Park Day Safari tours in Open Safaria Vehicles.


Duration: 5 days
Price: R 14950 per person
(Excludes KNP Conservation Levy)

As the first rays of light peer over the Eastern horizon greeting the Kruger National Park, it will signal for its gates to open. This is where you will begin your bush Ulendo. ‘Going-to-bush’ and discovering Africa over a full day, is an extraordinary experience. Waking with all of its wildlife and watching as they go about their daily journey, our guides will interpret and share with you their story. We want our Safarras to experience the Kruger National Park visually, imaginatively and emotionally. For this very reason your guides are not only experts on the land and its wildlife but also its heritage and folklore. You will seek out its wildlife. You will go in search of the legendary Big 5. Ulendo shares with you the story of Kruger and the people and cultures that created this mystical place. Ultimately you will leave thrilled, connected and in touch with this majestic home of African safari adventure.

Inclusions:


  • Professional bush guide with Open Safari Vehicle
  • Ulendo Safari are 9 to 10 hours in duration
  • Blankets and Rain Ponchos on vehicle should the weather change
  • Children six years and older are welcome
  • Safari cappuccino on your vehicle
  • Refreshing Safaria still water
  • Refresher towel
  • Vehicle Wifi
  • Personal Safaria sightings journal
  • Rates include VAT

Exclusions:


  • Excludes Kruger National Park Conservation & Entrance fee (KNP International fee is R328 per person)
  • Transfer to Park gate (Guest can either self-drive, arrange resort shuttle to gate or request Safaria transfer)
  • Breakfast & Lunch
  • Guide Gratuity
Day 1: Arrive at Sabie River Sun (Hazyview Kruger National Park)
Guests will be transferred in from either there existing accommodation in the surrounding area, Johannesburg or either KMIA or Skukuza Airport to Sabie River Sun. For guests requesting a Transfer your Safaria chauffeur and guide will collect you from your designated location and transfer you by luxury air-conditioned SUV. Should you be driving from Johannesburg your anticipated arrival at Sabie River Sun will be around 13h30pm.
After check-in and a late lunch you will have the opportunity to explore the resort surrounds. Set on a pristine 18 hole golf course the surrounding area is stunning manicured and provides guests with wonderful walks along the Sabie River as well as dams in search of the local bird life, Hippos and crocodiles.
Dinner is served from the Resort restaurant from 18h30pm.
Day 2: Full Day Private Safari Kruger National Park on a Luxury Open Safari Vehicle (Breakfast & Dinner included)
As the first rays of light peer over the Eastern horizon greeting the Kruger National Park, it will signal for its gates to open. This is where you will begin your bush Ulendo. ‘Going-to-bush’ and discovering Africa over a full day, is an extraordinary experience. Waking with all of its wildlife and watching as they go about their daily journey. Your guide will interpret and share with you their story. We want every guest to experience the Kruger National Park visually, imaginatively and emotionally. For this very reason your guides are not only experts on the land and its wildlife but also its heritage and folklore. You will seek out its wildlife. You will go in search of the legendary Big 5.
On your first Full Day Safari in the Kruger National Park your guide will focus on the area around Skukuza. This area of Savannah is known as Skukuza thorn thicket and hosts a wide variety of mammals and bird life along the Sabie River. Moving slightly north you will make your way to Tshokwane Bush Kitchen for lunch and thereafter looping Orpen dam and making your way back to Skukuza via the low level bridge. After a comfort break at the Day Visitor area your guide will make his way back to the Gate.
Your Resort will prepare a travel breakfast, which can either be enjoyed on the vehicle or at one of the locations within the Kruger Park before continuing on our search for big game species.
We will return to your Resort around 4pm to enjoy a classic safari sundowner and freshen up for prior to dinner, which is served from 18h30pm. After dinner the evening is at your leisure.
Day 3: Panoramic Tour of the Lowveld Escarpment
Leaving the Resort at 07h00am your guide will collect you and begin your journey along the beautiful Lowveld Panorama. This journey takes you through the towns of Sabie and Graskop visiting stunning waterfalls and viewing breath taking vistas of the escarpment and valley below. An exciting experience is the visit to the Graskop Gorge Lift Company where guests will drop 51meters into the valley experience breath taking views. Lunch is served at Harry’s Pancakes in Graskop around 12pm and is for your won account. After lunch guests will continue onto to visit the world famous Blyde River Canyon and view Bourke’s Luck, The Potholes as well as 3 Rondavels. Witnessing this incredible creation is a truly a wonderful experience and once to savoured with as many pictures as possible. Guests can anticipate being back at Sabie River Sun Resort at 17h30pm.
Day 4: Full Day Private Safari Kruger National Park on a Luxury Open Safari Vehicle (Breakfast & Dinner included)
On your second Full Day Safari in the Kruger National Park, your guide will focus on a new area around Lower Sabie and Crocodile Bridge. This area of savannah is renowned for its diversity and high density of game staying near to the Sabie River. Journeying through the central area of the Southern Kruger National Park
On your second Full Day Safari in the Kruger National Park, your guide will focus on a new area around Lower Sabie and Crocodile Bridge. This area of savannah is renowned for its diversity and high density of game staying near to the Sabie River. Journeying through the central area of the Southern Kruger National Park
Your Resort will prepare a travel breakfast, which can either be enjoyed on the vehicle or at one of the locations within the Kruger Park before continuing on our search for big game species.
We will return to your Resort around 4pm to enjoy a classic safari sundowner and freshen up for prior to dinner, which is served from 18h30pm. After dinner the evening is at your leisure.
Day 5: Breakfast and Transfer back to Johannesburg (Breakfast included)
On your last day we will set off early at 05h30 on a 4 hour Sunrise Safari into the Kruger National Park in search once again for the Big 5. We will return to your Lodge/Hotel for a breakfast brunch and in time for your 10h00am check out and collection of baggage. For guests that requested a Transfer our Safaria luxury SUV will then collect and transfer you to either your following destination or any of the required airports. Should you transfer by road back to Johannesburg your arrival time will be around 17h00pm.
Your Private Kruger National Park Safari Experience
Safaria’s Privately Guided Kruger Park Safaris have been created to provide our guests with an authentic Kruger Park Safari experience. Our expert guides take you on a journey through the Kruger National Park sharing with our guests, an authentic, unrushed, story-filled experience on luxurious Open Safari Vehicles. Our Safaria Kruger Day Safari Packages offer guests a variety of Kruger Park Day Safari experiences from Morning Sunrise Safari drive to Full Day Safaris as well as Afternoon Sunset Safaris. We also offer guests a Birding Safari specifically focussed around Kruger Parks birdlife as well as a Kruger Park Photographic Safari.
  • Journey through the “Golden Triangle” between Skukuza, Tshokwane and Lowers Sabie in search of the Big 5
  • Visit Orpen Dam and experience the remoteness of Kruger.
  • Search for the Lichtenstein’s Hartebeest near PretoriousKop
  • For the birders visit Lake Panic and look for Night Herons, Kingfishers and Bush Shrikes
  • Immerse you in the heritage of the Kruger Park by visiting many of the historical sites on the route
  • Enjoy a Coffee and a view on Mathekenyane Rock
  • Spend time on the Low-level Bridge birding and watching for a flash in the water.
  • Follow the Leopard route along the S65 and Delaport Windmill in search of the elusive spotted cats.
  • Travel along the Sabie River to Lower Sabie Camp and count Elephant.
  • Travel along the Sabie River to Lower Sabie Camp and count Elephant.
  • Learn tracks and signs along the river road between Phabeni Gate and Paul Kruger Gate.
  • Visit the Skukuza Museum and learn the story of Kruger National Park.
The adventure of Safari is an exciting adventure filled journey that captures the imagination of every traveller to Africa. Preparation is also part of the excitement and because the African bush can be unpredictable we advise that our guests kindly bring with them the following attire and items of a personal nature:
  • Camera
  • Binoculars
  • A good bush hat for summer months or warm beanie in winter
  • Sunglasses
  • Comfortable shoes

We don't recommend for heavily pregnant women or persons recovering from recent back or hip injuries/surgery.

What to Wear:


Months: September to April
Cool functional attire preferably in dull darker shades to create uniformity with environment. Always remember a good hat as well as sunscreen. Midday temperature Summer s can reach upward of 40 degrees and afternoons can experience thunder showers. All vehicles are equipped with blankets and waterproof ponchos for our guests.
Winter Months: May to August
During the winter months we typically experience blue skies with a daily average temperature of 20 - 25 degrees celcius. Early morning and late afternoons are cooler and we recommend warmer attire as this is amplified when traveling on an open safari vehicle. We do provide blankets but long pants, jacket and beanie are recommended.
Included:
  • 4 Nights accommodation at Sabie River Sun
  • 2 Full-Day Ulendo Safari in the Kruger National Park
  • 1 Panoramic Tour
  • Transfers to & from Johannesburg accommodation or O.R. Tambo Airport. (Based on request)
  • 4 Breakfasts & 4 Dinners
  • Expert Guide & Private Luxury Open Safari vehicle
  • Expert Guide & Private Luxury Open Safari vehicle
  • KNP Conservation levy

  • Excluded:
  • All Beverages
  • Lunches
  • Items of personal nature
  • Gratuities
  • Travel insurance
  • For more information on this package visit our website at www.safaria.co.za or send an email to bookings@safaria.co.za and lets us help you plan the perfect Luxury Kruger Park Safari Tour.

  • Departure Point:

    Click on name for direction
    Kruger National Park Gates:
    (Close to Nelspruit) Malelane Gate GPRS
    (Close to Hazyview) Numbi Gate GPRS | Paul Kruger Gate GPRS | Phabeni Gate GPRS

    Return Point:


    Kruger National Park Gates:
    (Close to Nelspruit) Malelane Gate GPRS
    (Close to Hazyview) Numbi Gate GPRS | Paul Kruger Gate GPRS | Phabeni Gate GPRS

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    Going onGoing on Safari has always been an exciting but inherently risky adventure. For this reason any guest traveling with Safaria Trading (Pty) Ltd enters the Kruger National Park or any other of the Private Game Reserve at their own risk. An indemnity form is a mandatory requirement and must be signed by every guest when entering the The Kruger National Park or any of the other Parks and Reserves used by Safaria. By acceptance and payment of any Safari offered by Safaria Trading Pty Ltd and its staff, Safaria cannot be held liable for any circumstance or situation that is beyond our control that may influence or negatively affect the quality of Wildlife Sightings and the general Safari experience. Examples of this may be extreme or adverse weather conditions, road closures in the park as well as the surrounding communities, disruptive and unprofessional behavior from outside guests or patrons. Safari has always been an exciting but inherently risky adventure. For this reason any guest traveling with Safaria Trading (Pty) Ltd enters the Kruger National Park or any other of the Private Game Reserve at their own risk. An indemnity form is a mandatory requirement and must be signed by every guest when entering the The Kruger National Park or any of the other Parks and Reserves used by Safaria. By acceptance and payment of any Safari offered by Safaria Trading Pty Ltd and its staff, Safaria cannot be held liable for any circumstance or situation that is beyond our control that may influence or negatively affect the quality of Wildlife Sightings and the general Safari experience. Examples of this may be extreme or adverse weather conditions, road closures in the park as well as the surrounding communities, disruptive and unprofessional behavior from outside guests or patrons. We will endeavor to seek out the finest wildlife sightings and create the most memorable experiences but sadly Safaria cannot guarantee that we will successfully track or locate the Big 5 or any specifically requested species. What is certain is that our guides will use there their knowledge and experience to bring our guests as close as possible to the unforgettable memories that Africa and the Kruger National Park is able to provide. We strongly advise that our guests bring with them the typical Safari gear to see and capture those unforgettable sightings but sadly we cannot be held liable for and damage or loss caused to any personal items particularly photographic equipment and binoculars. This also includes any personal luggage held whilst on Safari. Should any of our guests personal items be left in the vehicle we will endeavor to have it returned however the owner will be liable for any costs incurred. Please note that a booking is only considered 100% confirmed once payment, in full, for the individual or Safari group has been received and acknowledged by Safaria.

    Cancellation policy: (Day Safari)

    • We require full payment 2 days prior to going on Safari
    • Should there be a cancellation received after payment has been made and within 3 workings days of going on Safari, this will incur a 50% cancellation fee.
    • Any booking that is cancelled within 24 hours of departure will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
    • In the case of a cancellation where a 3rd party, Lodge, Destination or Operator is involved, such as accommodation, flights, transfer shuttles or coaches, the prevailing Lodge, destination or Operators cancellation policy will apply.

    On acceptance and payment of your Day Safari you willingly acknowledge and accept the following conditions:

    1. I voluntarily agree to participate in the afore-mentioned activity arranged and provided by Safari Trading Pty Ltd and conducted in the Kruger National Park and surrounding areas. 2. My general health is good and there is nothing that renders me unfit to participate in the afovementioned activity. 3. I acknowledge that there are risks and danger involved in the aforementioned activity. 4. I understand that I will be transported by an Open Safari vehicle, which is exposed, and subject to the natural elements and road conditions. 5. I am aware of the hazards and distribution of malaria in Southern Africa and acknowledge that I will be entering a malaria area. 6. I am aware of the potential dangers of exposure to the sun - directly or indirectly - and that serious sunburn may result from unprotected exposure. 7. I accept Safaria Trading Pty Ltd as well as SANParks conditions of participation and I voluntarily assume the risk inherent in taking part in such a tour. I together with my heirs, executors and administrators hereby release Safaria Trading Pty Ltd, its officers, servants, agents and representatives, from any liability, in connection with my participation in any tour, and from any liability or claims that could accrue to me or my heirs, executors and administrators arising out of my participation in the tour or in any related activities irrespective of whether such claim or claims arose through the negligence of any person, or from any of the risks, dangers or hazards inherent in an African Safari tour, or of any loss of, or damage to, any property from any cause whatsoever and I further indemnify and hold harmless Safaria Trading Pty Ltd.

    For Lodge Bookings:

    Provisional bookings:

    Provisional bookings will hold for a maximum of 7 days after which there will be an automatic release of the space.

    Safaria Reserved Rights

    In the event that Safaria, at any time, receives another firm enquiry, accompanied by the payment of a 25% deposit, seeking available accommodation being held by any of the lodges in its collection for the Guest, then Safaria reserves the right to request the Guest to immediately release the said accommodation; or Pay a non-refundable deposit to the relevant lodge in the sum equivalent to 25% of the full account, so as to secure the reservation.

    Refunds

    In the event of a refund, the final refund payment will exclude bank charges / currency fluctuations incurred when payment was received by Safaria. This however, does not include credit card merchant charges.Safaria. This however, does not include credit card merchant charges.

    Travel Cancellation Insurance

    Guests are obliged to ensure that they have taken out (or the travelling guest has taken out) adequate travel insurance to cover the financial implications of Safaria and its Lodges Cancellation Terms and Conditions. The Guest will bear the sole and absolute responsibility therefore.implications of Safaria and its Lodges Cancellation Terms and Conditions. The Guest will bear the sole and absolute responsibility therefore.

    General Accommodation Cancellation Policy:

    (Please note that the prevailing Lodges Cancellation Policy will apply)

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    Optional transfers available


    We offer guests a transfer option in luxury air-conditioned SUVs from Johannesburg to the Kruger National Park as well as from both Hoedspruit Airport and KMIA (Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport) to their accommodation should they wish to fly in and not drive. We provide the same return solution on departure.

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