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5-Day Kruger Safari, Panoramic Tour & Adventure Combo 2020-06-18T10:28:13+00:00

For the adventurous at heart, this unforgettable experience provides you with a combination of Kruger Park Safaris, with adrenaline fuelled activities, including quad biking & river rafting in the Sabie River Valley, 4 & 5 Day options are available with accommodation at Gecko Lodge. African inspired accommodation, in nature’s gateway, on the doorstep of the Kruger, a proud accommodation provider for Shinzelle Safaris.

5 Day Kruger Park


This 5 day package takes you on a once in a life time african adventure, Kruger park safaris combined with a Panoramic tour, Quad Biking, River Rafting, Horseback Riding & a Zipline, gives you the most exciting & unforgettable 5 day safari adventure package, accommodation is at Gecko Lodge, providing you with luxurious amenities 3kms from Hazyview in the sabie valley, on the cusp of the Kruger National Park for guided open vehicle safaris with our adventure zone right next door.

(Experience the perfect mix of adventure with a leading Kruger Park safari Specialist.)


  • Park fees (For non-residents)

  • All activities

  • All accommodation at Gecko Lodge Hazyview

  • A professional driver/guide

  • All activity transportation

  • All Taxes/VAT

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

  • Limited bottled water on safari only.


  • International flights (From/to home)

  • Roundtrip airport transfer (Optional Extra)

  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour (Optional Extra)

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

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

  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees

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

  • Alcoholic & non alcoholic bevarges.

Day 1: Arrival at The Windmill Country Retreat & Kruger Park Sunset Safari

Depart with our shuttle service provider from OR Tambo airport (optional extra)
Accommodation before or after the tour starts can be arranged for an extra cost.

Depart with our shuttle service provider from OR Tambo airport in Johnnesburg or meet our check in team on arrival at Gecko Lodge Raw luxury in the heart of Mpumalanga, in association with Shinzelle Safaris, surrounded by indigenous forrest, this charming country retreat is known as natures gateway, the ideal base to explore the Kruger National Park and surrounding beauty of the Kruger / Lowveld region.

In the late afternoon, after you’ve had some time to settle in and unwind you will be transported less than 30 minutes by one of our guides to the closest Kruger entry gate for a Sunset safari in the Kruger National Park.

This safari gives you the opportunity to experience nature up close and personal in Africas premiere game park with the spot lights out as the sun sets over the african horizon, after this 3 hour safari your guide will bring you back to Gecko Lodge for dinner, served buffet style with a taste of traditional african flavour.

Gecko Lodge
Mid-range lodge (Near Hazyview)

Meals & Drinks:
Dinner (Breakfast & lunch not included)
Alcoholic and non Alcoholic beverages not included

Day 2: Full Day Safari in the Kruger National Park

Your Kruger Park Safari experience begins in the early morning. To explore the Kruger Park by open safari vehicle giving you a full 180 degree panoramic view of the african savanna from a higher vantage point than an ordinary vehicle, in search of all the iconic animal species including the Big 5 with a dedicated professional field guide, who will use expert knowledge of the area to enterpret the natural environment for you in every detail.

Your guide is a seasoned Kruger expert who will frequent various waterholes and river systems as well as other Kruger hotspots to maximize your opportunity to see as much as possible and ensure the scenery on display is ever changing and picturesque.

Breakfast will be individually packed by our chef to be enjoyed at a restcamp or picnic spot, before we continue on safari for the rest of the day, stopping for lunch in between.

We will return to Gecko Lodge in the afternoon before dinner is expertly prepared and served our restaurant.

Gecko Lodge
Mid-range lodge (Near Hazyview)

Meals & Drinks:
Breakfast & Dinner (Lunch not included)
Alcoholic and non Alcoholic beverages not included

Day 3: Quad Biking, River Rafting, Horseback Riding & a 450m Zipline

A day of fun filled adrenaline is in store on day 3 of this package, your transfer to and from the adventure zone is included, be prepared for a day of quad bike riding, river rafting, horseback riding and a zipline, all in the scenic sabie river valley, around the corner from your accommodation.

River raft in The Sabie River providing 20 rapids (grade 2–3) with areas of scenic vegetation, yielding to the novice, yet accommodating to the thrill seeker.
Our Quad biking adventure will exceed all expectations. Trails run through the most scenic parts of the Sabie River Valley, with indigenous vegetation, hills and streams. The tracks vary from technical to easy.
Become one with nature as you enjoy the beautiful Lowveld scenery of the Sabana River, indigenous bush and fruit orchards on horse back.
a 450m zipline on a high speed pulley, descends a mountain at a gradient of 45 degrees, reaching speeds of up to 100 km/h, it’s fast, it’s fun, it’s safe and it is what life is all about!

The Windmill Country Retreat
Mid-range lodge (Near Hazyview)

Meals & Drinks:
Breakfast & Dinner (Lunch not included)
Alcoholic and non Alcoholic beverages not included

Day 4: Panoramic Tour of the Blyde River Canyon

On our 4th day we will depart for the magnificent Blyde River Canyon, this natural wonder is one of the largest green canyons in the world and is a must see when visiting the Kruger region.

Our day will include a short and scenic 25 minute drive to the pretty town of sabie where we will visit the breathtaking Lone Creek Falls, where we will enjoy a picnic breakfast under the tree canopy, from there we will visit the cascading Lisbon falls before we head to the magnificent Three Rondawels view point of the Blyde River Canyon, before heading back along the canyon to Bourcks Luck Potholes, once we’ve enjoyed the potholes, we will head for the famous and beautiful gods window before heading the tourist town of Graskop to enjoy a famous pancake lunch, completing a day of natural wonder and breathtaking views.

After the tour we will head back to The Windmill Country Retreat for a delicious meal prepared by our in house chef.

The Windmill Country Retreat
Mid-range lodge (Near Hazyview)

Meals & Drinks:
Breakfast & Dinner (Lunch not included)
Alcoholic and non Alcoholic beverages not included

Day 4: Kruger Park Morning Safari & Departure

On your final day, you will enjoy a morning safari in the Kruger Park, this safari will also take place in the most animal rich area of the Kruger with an expert local guide in an open safari vehicle (game viewer) ensuring the best game viewing experience, giving you maximum exposure to the Kruger National Park over your 4 days on safari.

Breakfast will be prepared and packaged by our chef to be enjoyed during your morning safari in the Kruger.

After your morning Kruger safari you will meet your shuttle at The Windmill Country Retreat, that will transfer you safely back to OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, with a lifetime of memories from a complete and unforgettable Kruger Park safari experience.

No Accommodation (End of Tour)

Meals & Drinks:
Breakfast (Lunch & Dinner not included)
Alcoholic and non Alcoholic beverages not included

5 Day Kruger Park Safari Adventure Combo

R 13 740.00 RATES

(Return Johannesburg Airport shuttle – R 1 900.00)