Kruger National Park Safari Tour

Panoramic View of Kruger National Park

Kruger National Park Safari Tour


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Safari on a private reserve in Kruger National Park

Get your safari on with twice-daily private game drives in open-air vehicles, led by knowledgeable local rangers.

Get the chance to see lions, leopards, elephants, buffalo, 350 species of bird, and many more animals.

Unwind with spa treatments, sumptuous high tea, and delicious meals served at the reserve lodge.

Enjoy Kruger National Park, one of the most famous destinations in all of South Africa.

South Africa is the top travel destination in all of Africa, and Kruger National Park is one of the most sought-after natural areas in the country. The Kruger National Park Area tour is the perfect chance to experience the wildlife and nature of this one-of-a-kind region.

You’ll set out on game drives in open-air vehicles, where knowledgeable local rangers will teach you about the world-famous wildlife that calls the region home. The private game reserve is teeming with animals, including lions, leopards, elephant, buffalo, and more. Keep your eyes on the sky to see up to 350 species of bird!

Then, the Kruger National Park Area tour lets you unwind with decadent high tea every day, optional spa treatments, and cozy dinners. Relax under a starlit sky in a room open to the view of the reserve. When it comes to a classic South African safari experience, the Kruger National Park Area tour has it all!

Kruger National Park Safari Tour Itinerary

Day 1 Arrival in Hoedspruit

Welcome to South Africa! You’ll be met at the airport by your guide and taken to the lodge, where you can check in and freshen up before high tea. Then, an afternoon/evening game drive gives you your first glimpse at the incredible wildlife in Kruger National Park. You can catch a glimpse of the Big Five all before dinner!

Overnight Location
Lodge in game reserve
Lunch, Dinner

Day 2 & 3 Game Drives on Kapama Private Game Reserve

Kapama Private Game Reserve stretches over 13,000 hectares, providing an authentic safari experience. From lions to elephants, you can get up close and personal with South Africa’s most noteworthy wildlife, including over 350 species of bird. Both day 2 and 3 will be spend exploring the game reserve, with evenings spent relaxing at the spa and enjoying lamplit dinners. Breaks for high tea and hot drinks will be offered throughout the day.

Overnight Location
Lodge in game reserve
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4 Farewell, Kruger!

All too soon, your tour of the Kruger area of South Africa has come to an end. Enjoy a final breakfast before being transferred to the airport for your travels home. Have a safe flight!

Overnight Location

Kruger National Park Safari Tour Price and Dates

This guided Kruger National Park Safari tour is always run as a custom tour for your group only and the price depends on the category of the lodge that you are choosing for your stay.

Prices below are per person.

Tour in 4-star Hotel:

  • Guided Groups of 2-10: $1,295USD per person

Tour in 5-star Hotel:

  • Guided Groups of 2-10: $1,625USD per person
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Accommodation on the Kruger National Park Safari Tour

This tour is offered with two different accommodation options. You can choose to be booked in either 4 or 5-star hotels for the duration of your trip. The hotels are in or very near the park with very comfortable accommodations. Rooms are double occupancy, and single travellers will pay a supplement.

In some cases, the accommodation listed below may need to be substituted for other, comparable accommodations.
Single Rooms and Solo Travelers
You can pay a supplement of $625USD to $795USD (depending on the hotel category chosen) to have a private room in a hotel. Contact us and we can try and match single travellers up where possible.

Kapama River Lodge

The Kapama River Lodge is directly inside the game reserve, offering spacious rooms with ensuite bathrooms and uninterrupted views of the reserve.

4-Star Hotel Option

Kapama Southern Camp

The Southern Camp is stunningly beautiful, with luxurious, massive rooms and high-quality service.

5-Star Hotel Option

What’s Included in the Kruger National Park Safari Tour?


3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, and 2 dinners are included. High tea and snacks are also included, as are beverages during the game drive.


Accommodation for 3 nights is included.

Transportation during the Tour

This tour includes personal and luggage transfers to and from the airport, as well as overland transportation during the game drives.

Also Included

  • English-speaking guide
  • Conservation levy

Not included

  • Travel insurance
  • International flights
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Any desired spa treatments
  • Tourist taxes if applicable
  • Personal equipment

Optional Extras

  • Optional activities and excursions
  • Solo traveller supplements
  • Any additional nights before or after tour

Frequenty Asked Questions about Kruger National Park Safari Tour

How hard is the Kruger National Park Area tour?

We rate this tour as a 1 / 5. You will be driven in a private vehicle during game drives and there is no required physical exertion.

Do I need a visa to travel to South Africa?

Check with your local country about visa requirements. You could also try this website, though you should verify with your government.

Are meals included on Kruger National Park Area tour?

Yes, three meals per day as well as high tea, snacks, and non-alcoholic beverages are included.

Do I need insurance?

Yes, you will need to acquire travel insurance. Get your Travel Insurance.

How do I get to Hoedspruit to start this tour?

You can fly to Cape Town or Johannesburg and catch a connecting flight to Eastgate Airport, where you will be picked up and transferred to your hotel.

Is the Kruger National Park Area tour guided?

Yes, you will have an English-speaking guide for the duration of the tour.

Where does the Kruger National Park Area tour end?

The tour ends in Hoedspruit, where you will be transferred to the airport.

Are equipment rentals included?

Please bring any desired personal equipment for the duration of the tour.

Do I need special vaccines to travel to South Africa?

Check with your family doctor.

Are there any travel restrictions for South Africa?

Please check with your local government about travel restrictions before you book your tour. This map from the US Department of State provides an overview of the current status in countries around the globe. The UK‘s Foreign Office and Government of Canada also provide advice on foreign travel. Note that the travel advice may change depending on your nationality.

When is the best time to travel to South Africa for this tour?

The Kruger National Park Area tour is available from January to the end of October. This region of South Africa experiences very hot summers and occasionally cool, wet winters, so many travellers enjoy visiting in the late spring or early fall. Keep in mind that winter in south Africa is from June-August and summer is from December-February.


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We rate this tour as a 1 / 5. You will be driven in a private vehicle during game drives and there is no required physical exertion.

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South Africa, Namibia, Botswana

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