ELEPHANT HERD

3-Day Kruger National Park Experience

Enjoy an unforgettable 3 day Kruger Park experience with Elephant Herd Tours & Safaris in an open safari vehicle for the ultimate safari feel. Unforgettable golden African sunsets, memorable safaris and the serene sounds of the South African bushveld await. This package includes 2 nights accommodation at a 4-star guesthouse, return airport transfers, breakfast, dinner transfers, a sunset safari, full day & morning safari in the Kruger National Park as well as all entrance + conservation fees.

Route

South Africa StartJohannesburg

(Day 1) – Southern Kruger

(Day 2-3) –  Kruger NP

(Day 3)End – Johannesburg

Kruger park private safaris

Tour Features

  • Mid-range tour | This mid-range tour uses 4-star guesthouses.

  • Shared tour | On this shared tour, you will join a group of other travelers. Max 6 people per vehicle.

  • Can start any day | If availability permits, this tour can start on any day.

  • Can be customized | You can request changes to this tour.

  • Minimum age of 6 years | The minimum age for this tour is 6 years.

Activities & Transportation

  • Activities: game drives

  • Game drives: open-sided 4×4 vehicle

  • Getting around: SUV / minivan

  • Return transfers included

Accommodation & Meals

DayAccommodationMeals
1Dreamfields Guest House
4-star guesthouse in Hazyview
Breakfast Included
2Dreamfields Guest House
4-star guesthouse just outside Kruger NP
Breakfast Included
3End of tour
(No Accommodation)
Breakfast Included

Arrival

(See Getting There for more details)
Departure from OR Tambo International Airport bus terminal.

Accommodation prior to the tour start date can be arranged at an additional cost.


Day 1

JHB Transfer to Dreamfields Guest House & Kruger Park Sunset Safari

Guests will depart from OR Tambo International Airport with minibus shuttle service or with a pre-arranged private transfer. On arrival in Hazyview, you will be collected by an Elephant Herd Tours & Safaris guide and transported to your accommodation at Dreamfields Guest House. After a welcome drink in the beautiful & bird-rich gardens of the guesthouse, you will have about 2 hours to unpack and relax before your guide collects you for your first safari. You will be accompanied by your dedicated field guide for your safaris in the Kruger National Park.

On this relaxed afternoon safari, you will get a sneak preview of what you can expect from the bushveld with a focus on the plains game such as zebra, giraffe and various antelope, although the park is always full of surprises and there may be one for you just around the corner.

You will return to the guesthouse early evening after your safari and your dinner transfer will be waiting at the scheduled time to take you to a restaurant of your choice. Dinner at own cost.

Accommodation:

  • Dreamfields Guest House
    4-star guesthouse located just outside Kruger National Park
    (Subject to availability, alternative accommodation will be of similar standards)

Meals & Beverages:
  • Breakfasts included (Lunch & dinner not included)

  • Drinking water (Other beverages not included)


Day 2

Full Day Kruger National Park Safari

Your safari to the Kruger will start before sunrise in one of our open safari vehicle which allows you to view animals from a higher vantage point and a perfect panoramic view. Your guide will use his professional expert knowledge to search for, and find, the iconic animals in the park as well as interpreting the natural environment. You will stop at various lookout points, waterholes and rivers to increase your chances of seeing as many of the fauna & flora that the park has to offer as well as breathtaking scenery of the different areas of the park.
We will stop at one of the rest camps where you will have a chance to stretch your legs and enjoy the breakfast packs supplied to you by the guesthouse. At approximately mid-day there will be a lunch break should you wish to purchase a lunch snack or simply stretch your legs.
Return to your guesthouse late afternoon, in time for a sundowner drink at the pool at your own leisure. Your dinner transfer will be waiting at the scheduled time, dinner at own cost.

Accommodation:

  • Dreamfields Guest House
    4-star guesthouse located just outside Kruger National Park
    (Subject to availability, alternative accommodation will be of similar standards)

Meals & Beverages:
  • Breakfasts included (Lunch & dinner not included)

  • Drinking water (Other beverages not included)


Day 3

Morning Safari & Transfer to JHB

Rise before the sun and set out for your final morning safari, this will be your last opportunity to seek the animals that you possibly have not yet checked off your list. Breakfast packs will be provided by the guesthouse for you to enjoy at one of the picnic spots or rest camps. Your luggage will be brought with you on safari to maximize your time in the park. After leaving the park at around 11h15, you will be transferred to the minibus shuttle service pick up point where you will depart for OR Tambo International Airport. Alternatively, a private airport transfer can also be arranged at an additional cost.

Accommodation:

  • No accommodation (End of tour)

Meals & Beverages:
  • Breakfasts included (Lunch & dinner not included)

  • Drinking water (Other beverages not included)

End of tour

Additional accommodation can be arranged at an addtional cost.

Important to Know

  • This tour does not accept groups larger than 6 people.

  • Single supplement rates apply.

  • This group tour requires a minimum of 2 people.

  • Rates are per person and exclude the international flight from/to your home country.

  • Child rates will apply from 6 – 11 years of age.

Rates Per Person

Start datesSingle – 1 room2+ people – Sharing rooms
Nov 1, 2019 – Oct 31, 2020n/a*R 8 600

*n/a = not available. This tour is unavailable for single travelers.

Included

  • Kruger National Park fees

  • All activities (Unless labelled as optional)

  • All accommodation (Unless listed as upgrade)

  • A professional qualified driver/guide

  • All transportation (Unless labelled as optional)

  • All Taxes/VAT

  • Roundtrip airport transfer

  • Meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)

  • Complimentary bottled water (As specified in the day-by-day section)

Excluded

  • All Air Fares

  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour, if required

  • Gratuities (Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)

  • Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)

  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or Kruger National Park fees

  • Some meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)

  • Beverages

  • This tour starts and ends at O.R. Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg

  • Fly to/from O.R. Tambo Airport (JNB – Check price) in Johannesburg (own cost)

  • A return transfer to the airport is included

  • Additional accommodation prior to, and after the tour, can be arranged at an additional cost