ELEPHANT HERD

4-Day Unforgettable Kruger & Panorama Safari

Enjoy 4 days of safari with us in our open safari vehicles for the ultimate safari feel. With a dedicated & passionate team, you will leave this safari absolutely fulfilled. We will also head off into the Drakensberg Mountains to explore the wonders of the Panorama Route from the escarpment. Accommodation will be based in Hazyview -merely a 10/15 minute drive from Phabeni Gate. This package includes return airport transfers, bed & breakfast, dinner transfers and all conservation fees.

Route

South Africa 

(Day 1) Start – Johannesburg
Day 1 – Southern Kruger
Day 2 – Kruger NP
Day 3 – Panorama Route
Day 4 – Kruger NP
End – Johannesburg

Kruger park private safaris

Tour Features

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

  • Shared tour   On this shared tour, you will join a group of other travelers.

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

  • Can be customized   You can request changes to the accommodations and destinations of 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
1 – 3Dreamfields Guest House
4-star guesthouse in Hazyview
Breakfast Included
4End 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 & KNP Afternoon Safari

On arrival in Hazyview with the minibus shuttle service, you will be collected by an Elephant Herd Tours & Safaris guide and transported to your accommodation at Dreamfields Guest House. After enjoying 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 your other two safaris 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 your guesthouse early evening after your safari and your dinner transfer to one of the various restaurants in the area will be arranged at a time suitable to you.

Accommodation:

  • Dreamfields Guest House
    4-star guesthouse located in Hazyview, 10km from 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 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 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 during your safari to increase your chances of seeing as many of the fauna & flora as well as breathtaking scenery of the different areas of the park.
Breakfast packs will be provided by the guesthouse for you to enjoy at one of the picnic spots or rest camps. At approximately mid-day there will be lunch break should you wish to purchase a lunch snack or simply stretch your legs.
You will return to the guesthouse late afternoon after your safari, just in time for a sundowner drink at the pool & the dinner transfer will be arranged at a time suitable to you.

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

Blyde River Canyon Panorama Tour

After a leisurely breakfast at your guesthouse, we head out to explore the beauty and splendour of the majestic northern point of the Drakensberg Mountain ranges escarpment, unveiling the endless views of the Lowveld from Gods Window, become absorbed by the sheer cutting power of the water as it carves away at Bourkes Luck Potholes before we head off to see the wonders of the Blyde River Canyon – the largest green canyon in the world.
Time permitting, after lunch in the quiet town of Graskop we will stop off at a few of the waterfalls such as Lone Creek, Lisbon & Berlin Falls on route whilst making your way back to the guesthouse for a welcome swim and a cold beverage.

Accommodation:

  • Dreamfields Guest House
    4-star guesthouse located in Hazyview, 10km from 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 4

Kruger Morning Safari & Transfer to JHB

Enjoy your final early morning game drive with a coffee and breakfast snack stop in the heart of the bushveld, expert rangers will ensure that your safari experience is truly memorable. Enjoy breakfast on the deck overlooking the dry riverbed where many animals may pass by before you depart for your transfer back to the minibus shuttle service pick up point for your transfer back to OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, feeling absolutely fulfilled and ready to come back for round 2.

Should you wish to stay an additional day in the private game reserve, this can be organised 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 additional cost.

Important to Know

  • Single supplement rates apply.

  • This group tour requires a minimum of 2 people to run.

  • 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*R11 200

*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)

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 OR Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg

  • Fly to/from OR 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