Accommodation on the Budget Kruger Safari is an Off-suite Hut or Cottage Tent
Vehicles used while on the Budget Kruger Safari Cottage Tent
A game drive is definitely worth going on specifically because it is in open yet safe 4 x 4 vehicles. It is an amazing and daunting experience knowing that you are out in the open in a game park.
Day 1: Coming from Johannesburg to the Budget Kruger Safari
The standard shuttle will depart promptly around 8h30 AM from Outlook Lodge in Johannesburg, for your Kruger Safari.
We can also transfer to/from other locations, at additional charge as follow:
Sandton, Rosebank and downtown Johannesburg at an additional ZAR 350 per person one way.
Ekurhuleni at an additional ZAR 250 per person one way.
For pick-up at Nelspruit Airport it wil be at 12h00 PM. Please do ensure that your local flight to Nelspruit Airport lands at 11h30 AM and 9h00 AM for international flights so that you will be on time for pick-up.
You will go out on your first Game Drive (SANParks Sunset Drive) after settling into your accommodation. This sunset drive will reward you with spectacular African Night-life. SANParks’s rangers might return after the normal rest camp closing times and other guests may join this drive.
(Children under 6 years of age are not permitted on open vehicle drives.)
A complimentary al fresco three course dinner with unlimited wine is included at our private camp within the Kruger National Park. Guests are welcome to bring additional or alternative drinks which is available at the Kruger National Park Shop.
Day 2: Full day in the Park
You will start early morning with tea or coffee with muffins and fruit before departing on the morning drive which takes approximately 3-4 hours. Departure time varies according to season. Our knowledgeable tour guide will take you on a journey of exploration with impressive viewings of the Big 5, other fauna and flora.
When you return from the morning drive brunch will be served at our budget Kruger Safari Park Camp. The afternoon you can leisure around, swim, visit the Museum, Kruger National Park Shop, take a walk around the camp, or just relax at the restaurant. The shop sells African curios, food items and drinks. 5 Things to seek at your Restcamp are the Fruit Bat, Thick–tailed Bush Baby, Warthog, Spotted Hyena and Purple–crested Lourie. The afternoon game drive again rewards you with highly experienced game ranger who informs clients of the history and background of the Kruger Park, animals, trees and plants encountered on the drive.
Dinner will be served and thereafter around the camp stories such as predator tension and competition between different species will be shared. The stars in the night sky are amazing and so are the night sounds of animals.
Optional Panorama Route at ZAR 795
Pre-bookable. Places visited are Gods Window, Bourke’s Luck, Graskop Gorge and Three Rondavels (Blyde River Canyon). Meal/lunch stop on route (own expense). Alternatively, get finger snacks and afternoon Game Drive.
(Included: Light morning snacks, Full English Breakfast & Dinner)
Day 3: Kruger Park to Gauteng
Day 3 is the final day of your budget kruger safari Tours Safari will include a morning game drive and this will be your last chance to see the Big 5 that might have eluded during days 1 and 2. We will return you to Johannesburg after breakfast. As the drive back takes 6 hours it is advised that guests sleep over in Johannesburg. You will arrive in Johannesburg between 17h00 PM and 18h00 PM. Please note that a local flight takes 2 hours for check in and 3 hours for international flights. Drop-off at Nelspruit Airport will be at 13h30 PM latest, please book flights accordingly.
** Terms & Conditions Apply **
• Professional drivers and guides are registered with FGASA (Field Guides Association of Southern Africa)
• Meals are catered for depending on your dietary requirements
• All game drives in the Kruger National Park is done in open game drive vehicles
• SANParks sunset drive is for all guests over 6 years of age
• All entry fees and daily conservation levies are included in your package
• Accommodation as per chosen option
• Bottled mineral water during the day in the Kruger National Park
• Complimentary wine with dinner in the Kruger National Park
For travel in 2018:
Safari: ZAR 6300 per person
Transfers: ZAR 1580 per person
Total: ZAR 7880 per person
For travel in 2019:
Safari: ZAR 6900 per person
Transfers: ZAR 1720 per person
Total: ZAR 8620 per person
No single supplement charges on our safaris!
We depart with a minimum of one person.