7 Day Tented Safari

The tour offers travellers an authentic Big 5 safari experience. Your tented accommodation is private and evenings are spent enjoying delicious bushveld cuisine under the stars at an outdoor boma.

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  • Duration: 7 Days
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  • Pickup available
  • Wifi available
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What’s included

  • Transfers in a luxury air-conditioned tour vehicle 
  • Registered tour guide
  • Meals specified in the itinerary
  • Activities specified in the itinerary
  • Entrance fee for panorama route attractions

Kruger National Park

  • 3 nights’ tented accommodation at Pretoriuskop Rest Camp
  • 1 x 3-hour game drive with a SANParks guide in an open safari vehicle
  • 5 x 3-hour game drives in an open safari vehicle with your tour guide
  • Kruger National Park entrance fee

Tydon Safari Camp (Sabi Sands)

  • 3 night’s tented accommodation at Tydon Safari Camp
  • 3 x 3-hour guided game drives in Sabi Sands in an open safari vehicle
  • 2 x 3-hour game drives in Kruger National Park in an open safari vehicle

Panorama Route

  • Stop-off at viewpoints to the main attractions

Description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Transfers in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • 3 Nights tented accommodation in the Pretoriouskop rest camp 
  • 3 Nights tented accommodation at Tydon Safari Camp
  • Morning and Afternoon open vehicle safari drives
  • Sunset Safari Drive 
  • All entrance and conservation fees 

Our 7-day Kruger safari tour offers you the best of Kruger National Park and Greater Kruger. It starts in a game-rich section in southern Kruger and ends at a modern tented camp located right next to Sabi Sands which is one of the finest game reserves in Africa. The journey home takes you via the famous Panorama Route.

The tour offers travellers an authentic Big 5 safari experience. Your tented accommodation is private and evenings are spent enjoying delicious bushveld cuisine under the stars at an outdoor boma. Game drives in the open safari vehicles with a professional guide are the best way to see the Big 5 and experience the beauty of the Kruger region.

Accommodation

PRETORIUSKOP REST CAMP ǀ SANParks accommodation in Kruger National Park

Private tented camp, sleeping up to 16 guests.

Pretoriuskop Rest Camp is located in the southern section of the Kruger National Park which is renowned for its incredible biodiversity and high concentration of wildlife and birds. It’s surrounded by kiaat woodlands and savanna grasslands which is home to the Big 5 and an array of antelope.

Accommodation at Pretoriuskop Rest Camp ranges from budget-friendly campsites for tents and caravans and self-catering bungalows to family cottages and luxury guest houses. A recent addition is a modern tented campsite that is private and situated on the fence overlooking the surrounding leafy woodlands.

There is a fully-stocked convenience store at Pretoriuskop Rest Camp and the restaurant which offers tourists simple, affordable meals. Pretoriuskop Rest Camp is best known for its spectacular swimming pool that’s built up against a flat granite boulder. 

Children of all ages are welcome at the private tented camp at Pretoriuskop Rest Camp.

TYDON SAFARI CAMP | Tented accommodation at entrance to Sabi Sand Nature Reserve

7 classic safari tents, sleeping up to 14 guests

Tydon Safari Camp is located right next to Shaw’s Gate which is the main entrance to the famous Sabi Sand Game Reserve. This premier safari destination is one of 18 unfenced private game reserves that make up the Greater Kruger National Park, and shares a 50-kilometer unfenced boundary with the iconic Kruger Park. The region is renowned for its outstanding biodiversity and incredible Big 5 wildlife and bird sightings.

The intimate camp offers guests an authentic safari experience in stunning bushveld surrounds with easy access to Sabi Sands, Kruger National Park and Hoedspruit. Tydon Safari Camp is rustic African chic, with classic safari tents that are fully-equipped for comfort and convenience. 

Children of all ages are welcome at Tydon Safari Camp.

Please note

  • Children 6 years and younger may not join the game drives in an open safari vehicle. 
  • Children sleep in their own safari tent on a wooden platform, right next to their parents.

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Itinerary

DAY 1: JOHANNESBURG - KRUGER NATIONAL PARK (approx 385 kilometres)

Travel from Johannesburg in an air-conditioned tour vehicle to Pretoriuskop Rest Camp in Kruger National Park. It’s a 5-6 hour journey with a stop enroute for lunch and refreshments (for your own account).

Settle into your safari tent; freshen up and relax. We depart at about 15h30 for an afternoon/night game drive with a SANParks guide in an open safari vehicle. We return after the normal gate closing times. Join your guide for a 3-course al-fresco dinner under the stars.

Overnight in a permanent safari tent at Pretoriuskop Rest Camp in Kruger National Park.

Includes: Dinner

DAY 2 & 3: KRUGER NATIONAL PARK

Wake up early for hot beverages and rusks, and then join your guide for a 3-hour morning game drive in Kruger Park in an open safari vehicle. Return to the rest camp for Brunch and a few hours of relaxation. There’s a lovely pool at Pretoriuskop and an onsite restaurant for lunch. 

We depart late afternoon for a 3-hour sunset game drive in Kruger Park in an open safari vehicle. Return for a 3-course al-fresco dinner under the stars prepared by your guide.

Overnight in a permanent safari tent at Pretoriuskop Rest Camp in Kruger National Park.

Includes: Breakfast and dinner

DAY 4: KRUGER NATIONAL PARK - GREATER KRUGER (approx 90 kilometres)

Wake up early for your last sunrise game drive in Kruger Park in an open safari vehicle. Return to the rest camp for a light breakfast, pack up and be ready to depart mid-morning for the drive to Tydon Safari Camp. The tented camp is located right next to the main entrance to Sabi Sand Nature Reserve.

Settle into your safari tent; freshen up and relax. We depart late afternoon for a 3-hour sunset/night game drive in Sabi Sands in an open safari vehicle. We return to the camp after the sun has gone down and enjoy dinner under the stars at the outdoor boma or undercover on the veranda (depending on the weather).

Overnight in a permanent safari tent at Tydon Safari Camp in Greater Kruger.

Includes: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

DAY 5: GREATER KRUGER - KRUGER NATIONAL PARK

Wake up early for hot beverages and rusks, and then join your guide for a 3-hour morning game drive in Kruger National Park in an open safari vehicle. Return to the camp for a late breakfast and a few hours of relaxation. 

We depart late afternoon after High Tea for a 3-hour game drive back in Kruger Park in an open safari vehicle. We return to the camp after the sun has gone down and enjoy dinner under the stars at the outdoor boma or under cover on the veranda (depending on the weather).

Overnight in a permanent safari tent at Tydon Safari Camp in Greater Kruger.

Includes: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

DAY 6: GREATER KRUGER

Wake up early for hot beverages and rusks, and then join your guide for a 3-hour morning game drive in Sabi Sands in an open tour vehicle. Return to the camp for a late breakfast and a few hours of relaxation. 

We depart late afternoon for another glorious 3-hour game drive in Sabi Sands in an open safari vehicle. We return to the camp after the sun has gone down and enjoy dinner under the stars at the boma or under cover on the veranda (depending on the weather).

Overnight in a permanent safari tent at Tydon Safari Camp in Greater Kruger.

Includes: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

DAY 7: GREATER KRUGER - JOHANNESBURG (450 kilometres)

After a leisurely breakfast, we depart for the return trip to Johannesburg. We travel via the famous Panorama Route and stop off at viewpoints along the way. This includes God’s Window and the Three Rondavels. We stop enroute for a bite to eat and refreshments (for your own account).

Guests will be taken to Skukuza or Nelspruit airports if requested. We arrive back in Johannesburg between 17h30 and 18h00. 

Exact drop-off time depends on where you are staying and traffic in that area at that time of day. Please confirm exact timings with your MoAfrika Tours representative before booking a connecting domestic or international flight.

Includes: Breakfast

What’s excluded

  • Scheduled domestic and international flights
  • Purchases of a personal nature
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages (cash bar)
  • Meals and activities not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Balule game reserve conservation levy
  • Gratuities
  • Visa fees if required

What do I need to bring

  • Comfortable clothing
  • Walking shoes
  • Hat
  • Warm Jacket
  • Sunscreen

Important information

Group tours

MoAfrika Tours and its service providers offer cost effective group tours and transfers ranging from 2 - 12 persons per vehicle, please do inform us if you would prefer a private tour (additions rates apply).

Collection / Drop off

Collection from any Hotel or address in Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport between 07:00 – 07:30am. Collections from any other Hotels or Address in Johannesburg can be arranged (additions rates apply).

Drop-off at the Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport around 17:00, drop off at any other Hotels or address can be arranged (additional rates apply).

Please note

If you plan to fly out of OR Tambo International Airport on the last day of the safari tour, we suggest reserving a domestic flight that departs no earlier than 19h30 and an international flight that departs no earlier than 21h00. 

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