Nelspruit

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  • From Johannesburg: Kruger National Park 3-Day Safari

    1. From Johannesburg: Kruger National Park 3-Day Safari

    Get back to nature in Kruger National Park and look for wild animals by open safari vehicle by day and at night. Day 1: Depart Johannesburg and drive by air-conditioned microbus through the Elands Valley to Nelspruit. Marvel at the citrus farms along the way. Then, enter Kruger National Park in time for lunch. Spend the afternoon on a game drive looking for elephants, giraffes and antelopes in their natural environment. Rest at camp and relax in your en-suite chalet. Enjoy drinks before dinner in the private restaurant. Day 2: Wake at dawn to listen to the birds before going in search of the Big 5 animal species. Enjoy a hearty breakfast and continue to a waterhole to see hippos and birds before returning to camp for an afternoon swim. Take part in a night drive when the animals are at their most active and avail of a spotlight to search for predators ...

  • From Johannesburg: Full-Day Kruger National Park Safari

    2. From Johannesburg: Full-Day Kruger National Park Safari

    Following pick-up from your Johannesburg hotel, stop for breakfast in Middleburg before driving another 2 hours for a coffee stop in Nelspruit. From there, head straight to Kruger National Park to discover the Big 5 and other animal species. Depending on what time you arrive and weather conditions, either eat lunch before the afternoon game drive or take your lunch after. Begin your 3-hour drive around the park as you keep an eye out for the famous Big 5 among other unique animals. Following the safari, begin the drive back to Johannesburg.

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Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 205 reviews

Great tour, but exhausting

The guide was excellent in explaining not only about each animal, but also about the history of the cities we passed on the way. Struggled to find and photograph as many animals as possible within 5 hours of the game. Meanwhile we left Johannesburg and 5 hours away from the reservation. Staying in the van for 15 hours was exhausting

Amazing experience! We had a dream to enjoy the kruger a bit and our new friends Ben and Patrick helped us with it to the best of our ability. We are speechless to describe how important it was to make this happen. thank you very much from my heart.

Very nice trip! The guide was very symphatic and we were really lucky- saw 4 of the big 5, so great day. Would 10 of 10 recommend this

Our Guide Dave was great, we saw "the big five" in one day!!!!