This private safari package takes you on an unforgettable high touch African safari experience in the Kruger National Park itself. With a personal professional guide that lives and breathes all things Kruger, private safaris in a specially converted open safari vehicle with a maximum of 6 guests giving each person a ‘window’ seat to the panoramic views over the African bush and the abundant display of wildlife you will encounter including the Big 5, as well as a private chef preparing delicious African themed meals, making this safari experience the most complete, authentic and unforgettable Kruger Park package available.
(Private Safaris are run exclusively for your group, with a maximum of 6 per vehicle on safari ensuring each guest a ‘window’ seat while on safari)
- 3 Nights’ Accommodation in a Kruger Park Bungalow & all entrance / conservation fees (2 people sharing a unit with en-suite bathroom, and air-conditioning)
- All Meals including: early morning tea, coffee & snacks, full English buffet brunch, afternoon high tea, & 3 course boma dinner each full day. All meals are professionally catered and served in a private natural boma setting in the camp.
- Bottled water on Safari and fruit juice & ice tea with all meals (Soft drinks & Alcoholic beverages can be purchased on site)
- 3 Morning Safaris professionally guided on open safari vehicle (3-4hrs on private Open safari vehicle with dedicated guide)
- 3 Afternoon Safaris professionally guided on open safari vehicle (3-4hrs on private Open safari vehicle with dedicated guide)
- Return Shuttle Transfers from OR Tambo to Nelspruit (You will be collected and dropped-off at the shuttle departure points in Nelspruit by our team. Please note for 2-4 guests this is the only part of the tour that is not private however is private for 5+ guests)
*YOU MAY CHOOSE TO INCLUDE A KRUGER PARK NIGHT SAFARIS OR BUSH WALKS AT AN ADDITIONAL RATE
Day 1: Johannesburg to Kruger National Park Transfer
Departure takes place from OR Tambo International airport in Johannesburg by shuttle to the Kruger Park region (This is the only part of the tour that is not private for groups of 2-5), Upon arrival at the Kruger Park gate you will be greeted by your Private Professional Field Guide who will interpret the African bush for you on each private safari by open safari vehicle.
From here your guide will take you to your restcamp inside the Kruger Park where our hospitality team will welcome you with snacks and refreshments. After being acquainted with your accommodation, and private dining area, it’s time for your first Safari / Game Drive in the Kruger Park, from a high, open private safari vehicle with a 360 degree view of the Kruger Park.
Game Drive/Safari will end at your restcamp inside the Kruger Park where dinner is served buffet style under the African stars in a private bush (Boma) dinner set up in the camp. A scrumptious selection of African inspired dishes will be served at every meal prepared by your private chef. Before enjoying a night cap at the fire listening to the evening sounds of the African bush.
Day 2 & 3: Full Day Safari in the Kruger National Park
Every full day on safari begins as the sun peaks over the horizon each morning. Our chef will prepare tea, coffee, pastries and cereals to enjoy before departing on our early morning safari.
We exit the camp gates in search of all the treasures Kruger has around every corner, from the pygmy kingfisher to the giant African Elephant, not forgetting the big cats of Kruger like Lion & Leopard.
Your professional field guide has been trained in the art of interpreting the African bush for you, he or she will get you up close and personal with nature in all its glory, while sharing a wealth of knowledge accumulated from years of experience in the Kruger Park, your guide knows the best locations to find the Big 5 and the other animals you can see on safari & will show you all the intricate details of nature in-between, enhancing your safari experience.
After our morning safari you will return to camp mid- morning, where a wholesome and tasty English style buffet brunch is ready and waiting for you.
Down-time will be spent during midday; you can choose to go for a walk, browse the camp shop, have a swim in the camp pool or even enjoy an afternoon siesta.
In the late afternoon we gather for high tea made up of refreshing fruit juice and ice tea with an assortment of finger sandwiches to enjoy, before heading out on our afternoon safari another 3 – 4 hours in the bush where we could see, Hippo, Zebra, Giraffe, Wildebeest, Rhino and lots more. Dinner will be expertly prepared and authentically served for you in camp after our afternoon safari.
Day 4: Last morning on Safari & Transfer to Johannesburg
On your final day of safari, we will again rise together with the bush, enjoy tea, coffee, pastry and cereals before we depart on your final private safari, giving you one last opportunity to find any animals that you might not have seen before.
After the 3-4 hour morning safari, brunch is served by your private chef before we head out to the Kruger Park gate.
We will then transfer you by road back to OR Tambo international airport in Johannesburg.
With a wealth of new and unforgettable experiences fresh in your mind.
International Airport in Johannesburg, with a lifetime of memories from a complete Kruger Park safari experience.