14 Day South African Wildlife Tour
South Africa; Boat Cruise; Wildlife Tour; game drive; Swaziland; Mozambique; Gods Window; Kruger National Parks; Game Reserves; Olifants River; African Cultures; St Lucia Estuary tour; Sighteeseing; Exlploration; Hills of Tzaneen;
An African Experience second to none awaits you on this magnificent tour. Visiting various National Parks, Game Reserves and the World Renowned Kruger National Park, will give you a satisfying Game Viewing experience. A once in a Lifetime Boat Cruise on the Olifants River, viewing Game drinking from the water, ...Read Full Description
- Trip Length:
- 15 days
- Best Time to Go:
- Any time.
- Recommended for:
Infants (under 2)
Children (2 - 5)
Children (6 - 8)
Children (9 - 11)
Children (12 - 14)
Children (15 - 17)
Adults (18 - 20)
Adults (25 - 29)
Family Trip, Group Retreat, Trip Around the World
Detailed Trip Description
An African Experience second to none awaits you on this magnificent tour. Visiting various National Parks, Game Reserves and the World Renowned Kruger National Park, will give you a satisfying Game Viewing experience. A once in a Lifetime Boat Cruise on the Olifants River, viewing Game drinking from the water, is set to be a highlight. Natural Wonders like Bourkes Luck, Gods Window and the 3 Rondavels showcases the Natural beauty of South Africa. The little historical Town of Pilgrims Rest will transport you back to a forgotten time of Gold Mining. A quick stopover in Mozambique and Swaziland will give a quick overview of other African Cultures. Last but definitely not the least is the St Lucia Estuary tour that will take your breath away.
Day 1 - Johannesburg
Arrival Johannesburg / Hotel.
Meet your Afrilux Touring Solutions representative at O.R.Tambo International. Transfer to Pilansberg National Park.
On your way to Pilansberg you can do a quick orientation tour of Pretoria, (if time permit).
An Afternoon Game drive at Pilansberg Lodge.
Overnight at a Pilansberg Lodge. BBLD
Day 2 - Sun City
Pilansberg nature reserve/Sun city.
An early wake up call and coffee will prepare you for an early game drive through Pilanesberg nature reserve. You will experience a beautiful sunrise over Africa combined to a Game viewing experience that is second to none.
Food and Dining
Return to lodge for a scrumptious breakfast.
After breakfast transfer to Sun City where you will spend the day at leisure.
Transfer back to Pilansberg Lodge. Overnight at a Pilansberg Lodge. BBLD
Day 3 - South Africa
If required you can go on another early morning Game Drive.
After early breakfast check out of hotel and transfer to the Limpopo province.
Spend rest of day at leisure by walking in the tropical gardens surrounding the Lodge, spend time in the beauty salon or relax beside the pool with its sunken bar.
Overnight at lodge in the Limpopo Province. BB
Day 4 - South Africa
After breakfast, depart for the subtropical rolling Hills of Tzaneen. This area is famous for its citrus farms and tea plantations.
You will also visit a crocodile farm, Debengeni waterfalls and a giant baobab tree that is over 2000 years old.
Return to lodge. Overnight at lodge in the Limpopo Province. BB.
Day 5 - South Africa
River or Barge Cruise
Today you will go on a river safari cruise on the Olifants River with specially designed boats.
On this Safari you will be able to view hippo and crocodile in their natural habitat up close. You may also spot a variety of game coming down to the river for a drink. This safari is also ideal for bird lovers, because the birdlife are abundant and very spectacular. BB
Day 6 - South Africa
Today you will spend the whole day in the world renowned Kruger National Park. You will be able to view a large variety of game, birds, habitats, waterholes and scenic spots.
You will return to the lodge satisfied and with memories that will stay with you for a long time to come. Overnight at your hotel or lodge in the Limpopo Province. BBL
Day 7 - Hoedspruit
Today after breakfast and check out of your hotel or lodge you transfer to a game lodge near Hoedspruit.
On your way to your lodge visit the Kapama Research Centre. The Kapama Research centre is one of the leading research and breeding facilities for endangered species in South Africa.
Depends on your arrival time at your lodge, a late lunch and a late afternoon game drive on an open safari vehicle with an experienced field guide and a Shangaan tracker from the reserve.
Overnight at lodge at Hoedspruit. BBLD
Day 8 - Hoedspruit
After an early morning game drive, return to lodge for breakfast.
Relax rest of the day at the lodge.
If like you can go on a bush walk during the day to experience nature in a more personal way. That afternoon you can go on another game drive of the reserve.
Overnight at lodge at Hoedspruit. BBLD
Day 9 - Hazyview
After breakfast check out of your lodge and transfer to Hazyveiw in the Mpumalanga Province.
On your way visit the beautiful Panorama route, visit Three Rondavels, Bourke Luck potholes, God’s window and the beautiful and historical mining town of Pilgrim’s rest.
Overnight at your hotel/lodge at Hazyveiw. BBD
Day 10 - Hazyview
After Breakfast depart for Mozambique.
Mozambique is a diverse, almost undiscovered holiday destination. There is lots to see and do, from stunning beaches and beautiful colonial architecture to colorful local culture. Border Post opens at 6 AM and closes at 10pm. Visit the beaches and/or Railway Station and the Statue of the Woman Warrior.
Depart back to Hazyview for overnight stay. Overnight Hazyview Lodge. BBD
Day 11 - Swaziland
Breakfast and check out of Lodge. Depart to the Kingdom of Swaziland, the smallest country in Africa.
At the border post, enjoy a visit to the Matsamo Cultural Village for a showcase of Swazi culture performed by the young people of the village.
Arts, Crafts and Antiques
After the Cultural village, visit the Ngwenya Glass Works to see master craftsmen fusion collectable art out of molten glass. Ngwenya meaning crocodile in Swazi.
Overnight Swaziland Lodge. BBD
Day 12 - Swaziland
After breakfast, move out of lodge. Visit the craft markets in Ezulwini Valley and the Candle Factory.
Depart for St Lucia.
Overnight lodge at Matubatuba. BB
Day 13 - St. Lucia
Today you will visit the Hluhuwe – Umfolozi Game Reserve. Enjoy a Game Drive in your closed vehicle through the park.
River or Barge Cruise
Continue to St Lucia where you embark on a cruise on the St Lucia Estuary.
Return to Lodge for overnight. Overnight Lodge Matubatuba. BB
Day 14 - Durban
After breakfast, move out of Guest Lodge. Drive to Durban.
Enjoy walking on the beach or do some last minute shopping in one of the malls. Spend day at leisure.
Overnight at Durban Hotel. BB
Day 15 - Durban
After breakfast, check out of Hotel. Depart for Airport. Drop off Car at Airport.
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