Luxurious Sabi Sand and Greater Kruger Combo Safari

This wildlife enclave has an immense wildlife gene pool and a safari in Greater Kruger and Sabi Sands will surely be a memorable one. 

 

Luxury Safari Highlights

Open vehicle guided game drives  | Bush Walks |  Luxury accommodation | Great food | Top Notch Service | Professional Transfers | Panorama Route

 

What's Included

  • Transfer in comfortable, A/C vehicle
  • Lowveld farmland route
  • Accommodation in exclusive lodges
  • Park fees and levies
  • All meals at lodges
  • Game drives in Greater Kruger and Sabi Sand
  • Off-road game drives
  • Bush walks with armed range
  • Panorama Route and visit to Blyde River Canyon

 

What's Excluded

  • Bar drinks
  • Snacks/Purchases en-route
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities

 

Schedule for 5 Day Luxury Sabi Sands Combo Safari

DAY 1: JOHANNESBURG – KRUGER
Early Morning Pickup in Johannesburg and overland drive to Greater Kruger – scheduled comfort stops en-route
Midday Arrive at Luxury Lodge
Early Afternoon Settle in and explore lodge
Late Afternoon Sunset game drive and night safari in Greater Kruger
Evening Freshen up, drinks at bar, dinner and own time. Overnight
DAY 2:  ACTIVITIES IN GREATER KRUGER
Early Morning Coffee and rusks before leaving on sunrise game drive
Morning Return to lodge for breakfast before leaving on an exhilarating bush walk with armed ranger
Afternoon Return to lodge for lunch
Late Afternoon Leave on sunset and evening game drive
Evening Freshen up, drinks at bar, dinner and own time. Overnight
DAY 3:  Greater Kruger to sabi sands
Early Morning Scrumptious breakfast
Morning Game drive through Kruger to Sabi (Closed vehicle)
Afternoon Check in at lodge
Late Afternoon Leave on sunset and evening game drive
Evening Freshen up, drinks at bar, dinner and own time. Overnight
DAY 4:  sabi activities
Early Morning Meet for light refreshments, juice, tea / coffee followed by a Game drive in open land cruiser (tea/coffee stop en route)
Morning Breakfast feast
Afternoon Own time – swimming, sunbathing, optional bush walk, optional spa treatment. Early afternoon – high tea and light lunch
Late Afternoon Sun downers and evening game drive
Evening Freshen up, drinks at bar, dinner and own time. Overnight
DAY 5:  RETURN JOHANNESBURG
Early Morning Coffee and rusks before departing for sunrise game drive
Morning Return to lodge for breakfast
Late morning Overland transfer to Johannesburg making scenic stops on the Panorama  Route
Late Afternoon Drop off at Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport

 

Day by Day Itinerary for 5 Day Luxury Sabi Sands Combo Safari

Day 1: Johannesburg to Kruger

We’ll depart early from Johannesburg / Pretoria and drive East toward Greater Kruger. This route showcases some of the finest farmlands and mountain passes in South Africa. En route, we’ll stop for brunch / lunch (own cost) at one of the restaurants en-route.

After lunch we make our way towards our luxury lodge in Greater Kruger. This lodge is unfenced which adds to the thrill and authentic nature of this safari.  After check in you will have some time to relax before you board an open 4×4 vehicle for an exciting sunset game drive in Greater Kruger.

Dinner & Overnight in luxury accommodation.

bedroom at luxury lodge

 

Day 2: Greater Kruger

This morning you will enjoy coffee and biscuits before departing on a thrilling sunrise game drive in the greater Kruger reserve. Here game drives often take you off-road as the guide tracks animals in the wild. Expect some intense sightings as the guide gets you as close as possible to the wild animals. You stop for refreshments somewhere deep in the bush.

Game drive

After refreshments you continue your on the edge of your seat game drive through the African Bush. Later you return to the lodge for a scrumptious breakfast. Afterwards you can enjoy some quiet time. The beautiful deck overlooks a nearby water hole that often attracts various animals.  Later you will depart on a bush walk with your armed ranger.

After your riveting bush walk you will enjoy a light lunch. During the afternoon you can relax and enjoy quiet time or keep an eye on the waterhole. You never know when animals might show up!

Late afternoon you will depart on a sunset and night game drive. The guide uses a spotlight to locate nocturnal animals.

Dinner and overnight.

Day 3: Greater Kruger to Sabi Sand

This morning you will enjoy a delicious breakfast. After breakfast we will leave this lodge behind and game drive though Greater Kruger to Sabi.  You will have plenty of game viewing opportunities and great photographic moments.  We stop for lunch somewhere in the park.

You will be transferred to a luxury lodge in Sabi Sand.

After checking in and getting to know the lodge, you will leave on an exciting sunset game drive.

Game drive

You will return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day 4: Sabi Sand Activities

In the early morning, we will meet for light refreshments, juice, tea / coffee followed by a Game drive in open land cruiser. We will have a tea and coffee stop en-route.

Afterwards, we will head back to the lodge where breakfast will be served.

After breakfast you will have some own time and relax. Some things to do include: swimming, sunbathing, optional bush walk, optional spa treatment.

swimming pool

In the early afternoon we will have a high tea and light lunch.

Late afternoon sun downers will be served and we will embark on our evening game drive

Freshen up, drinks at bar, dinner and own time

 

Day 5: Return to Johannesburg via Panorama Route

This is the last day of your African Combo Safari. This morning you will do a quick 90 minute sunrise game before returning to the lodge for breakfast. After breakfast we leave Kruger behind and make our way along the Panorama route stopping at God’s Windows and the Blyde River Canyon  (the world’s 3rd largest Canyon). You will enjoy breathtaking views and have  plenty of photo opportunities along this scenic route.

Blyde river canyon

We then make our way back to Johannesburg. Drop off by arrangement, late afternoon, early evening.

 

 

 

Pricing

Valid Between Pax Price Per Person Single Supplement Children Under 12, per child
01 Nov 2019 - 31 Dec 2020 2 $ 1,829 $ 863 -