3 Day Kruger Park UncoveredOn The Sabi River At The Paul Kruger Gate
About the Tour
This 2-night,3-day Safari starts and ends in Johannesburg and will see you stay at the Protea Hotel Kruger Gate. Located along the Sabie River, our rustic and elegant lodge provides all the comforts of home, yet is just 100 meters from the Paul Kruger Gate of Kruger National Park – offering unparalleled access to the area’s legendary natural beauty. Step under the indigenous portico and be transported to a different world – one reminiscent of a treehouse, with elevated walkways nestled among native bird habitats. Relax in your air-conditioned room which features marble bathrooms, free Wi-Fi and modern technology.
Day 1: Johannesburg to Protea Hotel Kruger Park
We depart from Johannesburg between 06:00 – 08:30 to allow for various collection points. Your journey to Protea Hotel is a scenic one that takes you past many of South Africa’s dynamic and colorful landscapes, including open fields and mountainous terrain. The drive to the hotel is via the highveld and then further on towards the Lowveld area. At some point, we’ll also stop to buy lunch and/or snacks (own expense).
The hotel is located a mere 100 meters from the Kruger Park’s Paul Kruger Gate. On arrival, you will be welcomed by the friendly staff before being shown to your rooms so you can unpack and relax a little before your first-afternoon safari drive. The safari drive will be inside the Kruger National Park, which offers you the opportunity to spot wildlife. After the safari drive, you return to the hotel for dinner.
Included Today: Road Transfer, Afternoon Safari, Dinner & Accommodation.
Day 2: Full Day Kruger Park Safari
Today on safari you to spend as much time as possible experiencing the uniqueness of the bush. Game drives are conducted in specially-designed open safari vehicles that offer guests the best possible game viewing experience. Guides are knowledgeable on all that the park has to offer and will do their best to share interesting information with you as well as help you spot the animals and birds that you’d like to.
During the morning you will stop at Skukuza Rest Camp for breakfast which was conveniently packed for you by the hotel before continuing on your safari drive in search of the wildlife animals that call the Kruger Park home. Lunch will be at a rest camp or picnic spot inside the Kruger Park around mid-day and will be for your own account. Late afternoon you exit the Kruger Park and will be dropped off back at the hotel. After some relaxation time, make your way to the boma area for dinner.
Included Today: Safari Drive, Breakfast, Dinner & Accommodation.
Day 3: Protea Hotel Kruger Park to Johannesburg
Enjoy an early breakfast at the hotel before checking-out. Your driver will collect you from the hotel and transfer you back to Johannesburg’s OR Tambo Airport.
Included Today: Breakfast & Road Transfer.
What’s not included in the price of this safari:
- Purchases of a personal nature
- Optional extra off-site activities
- Telephone calls
Good to Know:
- Special dietary requirements on request.
- Single, child & group rates on request.
- Prices subject to change without notice.
- This tour can be arranged to start and finish in Cape Town (Surcharges will apply)
- This tour can be extended.
- Children of all ages are welcome at the hotel
- 12 years and older: Considered as adults and accommodated in their own rooms.
- 12 years and older: Pay full adult rates and are permitted on safaris.
- Air- Conditioning
- Curio Shop
- Dinning Area
- Swimming Pool
- Viewing Deck
- Bath Tub
- Electrical Points
- Soap & Shampoo
- Tea/Coffee Station
- Twin Beds