10-Day Safari With Lifetime Memories

Safaris South Africa
4199.00 Dollar US$  

Description

The world-renowned Kruger National Park offers a wildlife experience that ranks with the best in Africa, the flagship of the South African national parks. Hluhluwe/Umfolozi Game Reserve hosts an impressive variety of wildlife. iSimangaliso Wetland Park with large pods of breeding hippos and Nile crocodiles. Lake St Lucia World Heritage Site, rich in biodiversity, with its great scenic beauty and stunning coastline conserving whales, dolphins and tortoises.

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TOUR FACTS Country:
South Africa

You will visit:
Pretoria (City), Kruger National Park, Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Game Reserve, iSimangaliso Wetland Park, Lake St Lucia World Heritage Site, Panorama Route (Highlight), Drakensberg Mountains (Mountain Range), Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary Swaziland

Group or private:
Private or medium as well as big groups

Comfort level:
Mid-range

Wildlife viewing:
Game drives, Evening/night game drives, Walking safaris (with an armed guide), Riverboat viewing Hippos & Crocodile, Day & Night Safaris in Open Safari Vehicles, Wild life viewing as well as scenic tour

Viewing by:
Air conditioned luxury mini Bus, Open Safari Vehicle

Getting around:
Air conditioned luxury mini Bus, Open Safari Vehicle, All terain vehicle 4x4

Getting there:
You will be collected in an airconditioned vehicle at the airport or overnight accommodation in Pretoria taken on the tour and returned as per the itinerary. This tour can be combined with other day trips or tours in the Gauteng, North West and Mpumalanga provinces. Overnight accommodation on arrival and departure can be arranged at an additional fee.
DETAILED TOUR DESCRIPTION Day to Day activities

Day 1:
Arrive at Oliver Tambo International Airport, Meet and greet and transfer to Guest House in Johannesburg or Pretoria. Dinner, Bed, Breakfast

Day 2:
After breakfast depart for Drakensberg National Park. We travel to Kwa Zulu Natal Province. (Lunch can be enjoyed in Van Reenan's Pass). We book-in for our overnight stay at the lodge. You have a afternoon of leisure admiring the Drakensberg and its beauty. Dinner will be served at your convenience. Dinner, Bed, Breakfast.

Day 3:
After breakfast we depart to travel up the east coast to the town of St Lucia. We travel past some of the largest fever tree forests in South Africa. (Lunch can be enjoyed in one of the towns that we pass through). We reach the estuary in the afternoon. After booking-in we leave for a late afternoon cruise on the riverboat in the iSimangaliso Wetland Park spotting Hippos and Crocodiles and enjoying the beautiful sunset along Mangrove swamps. Dinner, Bed, Breakfast.  

Day 4:
After breakfast we will be picked-up for our whale and dolphin watching excursion on a skiboat. We depart the Estuary and head for Hluhluwe Game Reserve. We enter the reserve at Centenary gate and head for Hilltop Camp our destination for two nights. We will do game viewing on route to the camp. After booking-in we can relax on the verandah before our late afternoon game drive in open safari vehicles. Dinner will be at the camp restaurant. Dinner. Bed, Breakfast

Day 5:
Early morning game drive in open safari vehicle, return for brunch. Afternoon game drive with minibus. Dinner will be at the camp restaurant. Dinner. Bed, Breakfast. (Optional extra night game drive in open safari vehicle).

Day 6:
After breakfast we depart for Mlilawane Wildlife Sanctuary our overnight stop in the Kingdom of Swaziland. Onroute we will visit the popular candle factory for lunch. We reach our destination in the afternoon. After booking in you can do a walk in the sanctuary between the free roaming game. Dinner will be served in the boma. Dinner. Bed, Breakfast.

Day 7:
After breakfast we depart for Kruger National Park, the pride of South Africa’s National Parks. On route we will visit the famous Ngwenya glass factory. We enter the park at Malelane gate. We travel through the park enjoying the wild animals the Park has to offer. We reach our camp in the afternoon. Late afternoon safari in open game viewing vehicle. Dinner will be at the camp restaurant. Dinner, Bed, Breakfast.

Day 8:
After breakfast we depart for the more central parts of Kruger. The promise of the “Big Five” is always there. We will stretch legs & lunch on route. We travel through the Akasia bushveld and reach our new camp in the afternoon. Before dinner we take a late afternoon drive to view the setting sun over the magnificent Sabie River. Dinner Bed, Breakfast (Optional extra–night game drive in open safari vehicle).  

Day 9:
After an early breakfast we leave the park mid morning. We enjoy lunch on route. We travel to the ‘fruit basket’ region of South Africa and the popular Panoramic Route; view the jewels of the Northern Drakensberg, its magnificent waterfalls and scenic sites. Lunch will be enjoyed on route in one of the many small towns we pass through; we fit in as many view sites as time allow us. We reach our destination late afternoon. Dinner, Bed, Breakfast.

Day 10:
After breakfast we go on a game drive (Safari vehicle) to view the Sable breeding project the lodge is running and view what this beautiful game lodge has to offer.   We leave for Johannesburg no later than 13h00 – we drive through the towns of Lydenburg and Dullstroom and take in the awe inspiring beauty of the surrounds.  We reach Johannesburg at approx 18h00
ABOUT RATES Rates are per person sharing and exclude international flights

1: Additional Rate Information
• The tour is offered in $ USD for ease of reference however should be paid in ZAR
• A minimum of 2 people required.
• 50% payable at confirmation of the tour and final payment 30 days prior to start of tour.
• Full deposit will be forfeited if tour is cancelled 30 days prior to departure.
• Payments are required by Visa and Master card - Regret no Amex or Diners cards.


2: Rates Include
• All taxes/VAT
• Park fees
• Accommodation and meals as mentioned in the tour description
• Transportation as mentioned in the tour description
• All activities as mentioned in the tour description
• A professional driver/guide
• Personal attention and service excellence

3: Rates Exclude
• Return International & Domestic flights
• Tips & porterage
• Visa fees (if applicable)
• Travel insurance
• Other personal items
• Drinks
• Lunches
• All optional extras not mentioned in the itinerary



PRICES ARE NOT FINAL AND MAY CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE CONTACT US FOR A FULL AND DETAILED QUOTE
DEPARTURE DATES This tour doesn't have fixed departure dates. Instead, the departure dates can be customized in consultation with Flight of the Eagle Safaris & Tours. The final departure dates will depend on the client's preferences and availability of accommodations and/or other components of this tour.
TAKE NOTE ● The itinerary of this tour can be customized
● In case an accommodation is fully booked we'll suggest a comparable alternative
● This tour requires a minimum of 3 or more people, please see the 'rates' tab for more info