4 day Kruger Eco Wildlife Safari

For the avid adventure traveller, we have created a great affordable Kruger Eco Lodge 4 Day Safari. This package offers you the opportunity to affordably spot the Big 5 while staying in comfort. During these 4 days, you can enjoy some of South Africa’s finest wildlife spots!

Budget Safari Highlights

Open vehicle guided game drives |  Comfortable accommodation | Good food | Top Notch Service | Professional Transfers | Panorama Route

What’s included

During these 4  days, you can enjoy some of South Africa’s finest wildlife spots at an affordable rate!

  • Transfer in comfortable, A/C vehicle
  • Lowveld farmland route
  • Accommodation in comfortable chalets or safari tents
  • Park fees and conservation levies
  • Breakfast 
  • Open vehicle game drives in Kruger National Park
  • Full day Panorama Route including visit to Blyde River Canyon

What’s excluded

  • Dinner -is available at the site restaurant on an à la carte basis or buffet at 260 ZAR pp
  • Lunches
  • Snacks and purchases en-route
  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities

Optional Add-ons

  • Sunset and night safari in Sabi Sand Game Reserve combined with a private day safari in Kruger Park
  • Night Safari in Kruger Park
  • Sunrise game drive in Kruger on day 4

Schedule for 4 Day Kruger Budget Safari



Early Morning

Pickup in Johannesburg and overland drive to Hazyview, Kruger – scheduled comfort stops en-route


Arrive Hazyview and check in at lodge

Early Afternoon

Settle in and explore lodge

Late Afternoon

Late afternoon game drive in Kruger National Park


Freshen up, some drinks at the bar, dinner and personal time. Overnight




Early Morning

Coffee, tea and biscuits followed by sunrise game drive in Kruger Park


Breakfast stop followed by morning safari

Early Afternoon

Lunch stop followed by afternoon Game drive in Kruger National Park

Late Afternoon

Return to lodge. Own time


Freshen up, some drinks at the bar, dinner and personal time. Overnight


DAY 3:  Panorama route


Early Morning

Scrumptious full course breakfast

Morning - Midday

Scenic stops along the Panorama Route


Lunch stop

Late Afternoon

Return to lodge. Own time 


Freshen up, some drinks at the bar, dinner and personal time. Overnight


DAY 4:  Return Johannesburg


Early Morning

Morning Game Drive (optional)


Return to lodge and check-out

Early Afternoon

Overland transfer to Johannesburg - comfort stop along the way

Late Afternoon

Drop off at Johannesburg hotel or OR Tambo Airport


Day by Day Itinerary for Kruger Budget Safari

Day 1: Johannesburg to Kruger

This Kruger budget safari departs daily from Johannesburg.  7.30 am - 8 am Pickup from your hotel or OR Tambo Airport.

You travel East passing picturesque landscapes and farmlands on route to our lodge near Kruger. There are two 15 minute comfort stops en route. You will also be able to buy snacks and refreshments during these comfort stops. ETA in Hazyview is around 1 pm.

After check in you will have time to relax and freshen up before boarding an open sided safari vehicle for an exciting 2 – 2.5 hour late afternoon game drive in Kruger National Park. The lodge is about 15 – 20  minutes drive from the Phabeni Kruger Gate.

After your safari game drive you return to the lodge where you can unwind, have drinks and relax.

Dinner & Overnight.

Day 2: Full day game drive in Kruger

This morning you will enjoy coffee/tea and rusks before departing on a full day of game viewing in the Kruger National Park (Skukuza area). A Packed breakfast is included.  Game drives are in small groups in specially modified open sided land cruisers.

The Skukuza area is rich in wildlife and the elevated height of the 4×4 open sided vehicle makes for excellent viewing and photographic opportunities. You’ll enjoy lunch at one of the park’s restaurants.  (own account). After lunch we will start the afternoon game drive in the Kruger National Park.

Elephant in Kruger

During these game drives, you’ll see a wide variety of wildlife and have plenty of photographic opportunities. After our tour, we’ll make our way back to our lodge or camp.

Dinner & Overnight.

Day 3: Panorama route

Today you will go on a tour of the Panorama Route. You depart on this 8 hour scenic excursion just after a scrumptious full course breakfast. Scenic stops along the Panorama Route include

  • God’s Window
  • The Pinnacle
  • Bourke’s Luck Potholes
  • Blyde River Canyon / Three rondavels
  • Wonderview
  • Lunch along the route at your own cost.
  • At least 1 of the following waterfalls: Lisbon Falls, Mac-Mac Falls, Lone creek Falls. (Depends on time of year and rainfall)


Day 4: Drop off in Johannesburg

This is the last day of your African Kruger budget safari. This morning you can do an optional  sunrise game drive or just just enjoy a late breakfast and relax at the lodge.

Around midday you depart for Johannesburg. Comfort stops on the way. Drop off at Johannesburg OR Tambo airport around 5.30 pm.

This is the end of your 4 day Kruger Eco Lodge Safari.


Valid Between Pax Price Per Person Single Supplement Children Under 12, per child
22 Mar 2023 - 31 Dec 2024 2-3 $ 605 $ 115 $ 364
22 Mar 2023 - 31 Dec 2024 4+ $ 547 $ 172 $ 328
22 Mar 2023 - 31 Dec 2024 1 $ 720 - -