Exciting 5 Day Kruger Park Luxury Safari

Romantic Safaris to Africa are growing in popularity and adds a unique twist to the usual island or Paris getaway. Create your unique memories alongside your loved one with amazing sunsets, unforgettable wildlife sightings and personalized service and exclusivity! For  romantic travelers we have created a Panorama and Kruger Luxury Wildlife Safari. This is a couple or small group tour. The normal time span for this safari is 5 days but can be extended to 6 or 7 days.

 

Tour Highlights

Farmland route, Panorama Route, God’s Window, Blyde River Canyon, Greater Kruger & Kruger National Park, Open Vehicle Sunset Game Drive, Full Day Open Vehicle Game Drives & Night Drives; Authentic & Exclusive safari experience; Walking safari; Luxury Accommodation, Great Food, Excellent Service

 

More about your romantic lodge - Timamoon

  • Travelling through a magical forest you will find Timamoon, the most seductive lodge on the planet. It has its own style influenced by the Sahara, Morocco and Zanzibar, offering a sensuous experience with sultry shades of ochre carved walls, fireplaces, grand four-poster beds and filled with exotic treasures that the owners have collected. The six secluded luxurious thatch lodges and a total of 14 guests ensures personal attention and exclusivity. The large candlelit baths are for sharing while the outside showers have sublime views. Enjoy your own private pool in a tropical garden overlooking the Sabie valley. 
  • Picnic alongside waterfalls and the Sabie River and birdwatch. Then be pampered with an aromatherapy massage in the privacy of your lodge. Watch the sun set over Africa from the splendour of your outside daybed. Dine at night on exotic food prepared by renowned South African chefs in the romantic candlelit restaurant built on stilts. Rafting, helicopter flips, hot-air balloon flights close by, and only a short drive to the Kruger Park and Blyde River Canyon.

 

What's included

  • Transfer in comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle
  • Lowveld farmland route
  • Panorama Route
  • Accommodation in luxury lodges
  • Park fees and levies
  • Meals as per itinerary
  • Game drives as per itinerary
  • Kruger National Park and Greater Kruger
  • Night safari
  • Bush walk with armed ranger
  • All meals at lodges

What's excluded

  • Drinks
  • Lunches en-route and in Kruger Main
  • Personal items
  • Gratuities

 

Schedule for 5 Day Luxury Kruger Park Safari

DAY 1: 
Early Morning Pickup in Johannesburg and overland drive via The Panorama Route
Late morning Stop at Blyde River Canyon and Three Rondavels
Early Afternoon Stop at Burkes Luck potholes and lunch. Afterwards stop at other Panorama stops.
Late Afternoon Check in at beautiful lodge
Evening Freshen up, drinks at bar, dinner and own time. Overnight
DAY 2: 
Early Morning Breakfast followed by sunrise game drive
Early afternoon Lunch stop
Late Afternoon Continue with afternoon game drive
Evening Dinner and overnight
DAY 3: 
Early Morning Breakfast, check out and travel to luxury lodge in Greater Kruger
Early afternoon Check in and relax
Late Afternoon Embark on sunset game drive
Evening Dinner and overnight
DAY 4: 
Early Morning Breakfast
Early afternoon Free activities as per lodge itinerary
Evening Dinner and overnight
DAY 5: 
Early Morning sunrise game drive followed by breakfast 
Late morning Check out and return to Johannesburg
Early afternoon Lunch stop
Late afternoon Drop off

Day by Day Itinerary for 5 Day Kruger Park Luxury Safari

Day 1: Johannesburg to Kruger

We’ll depart early from Johannesburg / Pretoria and drive East towards Mpumalanga. This route showcases some of the finest farmlands and mountain passes in South Africa. We arrive at Blyde River Canyon around midday. Here we will stop for about 20 minutes. You can take in the beautiful scenery of the Canyon and the 3 rondavels. 

blyde river canyon

We continue our journey along the Panorama Route and make a lunch stop at Bourkes Luck Potholes.

Other stops along the Panorama route include Wonder Views and Gods Window.

After your tour of the Panorama Route you will check into an exotic and seductive lodge – Timamoon. 

Timamoon is a sexy hideaway located high up in the hills and surrounded by beautiful forests and lush vegetation. You will enjoy luxurious accommodation that is romantic and private. Your room is fitted out with mosquito net draped four-poster beds a large fireplace and baths to drift away in. Relax in your private rim-flowing pool from where you can enjoy the endless views of the distant mountains and the valley below. Here is where the Sabie River flows and Longcrested eagles ride the afternoon thermals. Here it is tranquil, peaceful and beautiful. And it is just the two of you.

timamoon lodge

Excellent food is prepared by renowned chefs and served  in an exotic candle-lit restaurant built on stilts alongside a small pond and overlooking a tropical garden. Dinners end in the cigar lounge that has its  own magical ambiance. 

 

Day 2: Kruger National Park

After a hearty  breakfast we depart on an early morning private game drive in the Kruger National Park.  Your game  is conducted in Skukuza and lower Sabi areas that are rich in wildlife.  The elevated height of the 4×4 open sided vehicle makes for excellent viewing and photographic opportunities.

We stop at a rest camp for lunch.  After lunch we continue on an afternoon game drive and you can enjoy watching the animals that frequent the area.  After you exiting private game drive in Kruger National Park you return to Timamoon for a lovely night of romance. 

sabie valley

 

Day 3: Greater Kruger

This morning you will enjoy a superb breakfast before check-out.  Sadly we say good bye to Timamoon but we head for the next adventure – a luxury lodge in deep in the bush Greater Kruger. This is the non-commercial area and not open to the public.

After check-in at the lodge you can relax and unwind before heading out on a sunset and night safari.

Game drives are often off-road and off the beaten track. Sightings are intense as your guide get you real close to wildlife.

sunset game drive

After your exhilarating night safari you return to the luxury lodge for a scrumptious dinner and overnight.

 

Day 4: Greater Kruger activities

Today you will enjoy safari activities as per luxury lodge program. Activities include game drives,  bush walks, as well as educational activities. You will also have time to relax around lovely pool on the beautiful wooden deck. Here you can also keep an eye on the nearby water hole. You never know what wild life might come to visit.

water hole

 

Day 5: Drop off in Johannesburg

Sadly this is the last day of your wonderful safari and beautiful tour. You will enjoy a sunrise game drive before breakfast. After a hearty breakfast we check out from the lodge and make our way back to Johannesburg.  We stop for lunch in a quaint town en-route. (own account). After lunch we travel the last leg back to Johannesburg. Late afternoon drop off by arrangement. We say good bye but we know you will be back sometime in the future.

Pricing

Valid Between Pax Price Per Person Single Supplement Children Under 12, per child
01 Aug 2019 - 31 Dec 2019 2 $ 1,346 - -
31 Dec 2019 - 31 Dec 2020 2 $ 1,415 - -