WILDLIFE TOUR -KRUGER NATIONAL PARK
5 DAY LODGING TOUR - ITINERARY
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Leaving the concrete jungle on route through the
Highveld with lots of mining activities, Gold
mines and Coal mines. Pass large power stations
which supply power to Gauteng, Free State, North
West, Mpumalanga. We go along the Long Tom Pass
where we stop at a replica of the Creusot cannon
(called the Long tom cannon by the Boer
Soldiers). The last planned boer war was in the
Long Tom Pass. The Lodge where we stay offers
walking trails, trout fishing, clay Pigeon
Johannesburg to Trout Farm & Lodge
Do walks on farm trails, trout
1 X NIGHT (B, L, D) – 370KM / 5HRS
Driving from the Lodge to the Panorama route for
a wonderful break away where you can stop,
admire the spectacular nature scenery, some of
them at an altitude 1260m above sea level and
view the world’s largest canyon, the Blyde River
in total 27,000 hectares from here you can see
the Three Rondavels and Gods’s Window. We stop
at Bourke’s Luck where potholes formed in a
remarkable process of erosion that started
thousands of years ago caused by the confluence
of the Blyde and Treur Rivers. We will also view
the Berlin Water Fall, on our way to Kruger
National Park. We enter at Orpen Gate to booking
in at the Rest Camp.
To do the
Panorama Route enroute to
Kruger National Park
1 X NIGHT (B,
L, D) – 300 / 4˝ HRS.
After an early coffee, we leave for our next
Rest Camp in the Kruger National Park in the
Southern part of the park. We will stop for
breakfast and lunch on the route to the rest
camp. We book in to the rest camp and do game
drives for the rest of the day.
After an early
coffee to our next rest camp.
Drive to our
next rest camp, do game drives on route.
2 X NIGHTS (
B, L, D ) 250KM / 7 HRS.
DAY 4 :
After an early coffee, we are on an open game
drive vehicle with myself and the guide of the
game drive vehicle, we do a full day of game
drives in the open vehicle, will stop for
breakfast and lunch whilst doing game drives.
coffee, we leave on a open game drive
vehicle for a full day of game drives.
A full day of
game drives in a open game drive vehicle
with 2 x guides.
2 X NIGHTS (
B, L ,D ) 250KM / 7 HRS.
After breakfast we leave the Kruger National
Park to go to Johannesburg, we will stop for
lunch as we travel back.
DEPART: After breakfast heading back to
Drive back to
( B, L ) 480
KM / 5.5HRS.
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ACCOMMODATION & ACTIVITIES:
Air Conditioned Toyota 4 x 4 vehicle
4 x nights Rest Camps
5 x Breakfast
5 x Lunches
We use 4 x 4 minibuses with fully equipped
trailers for luggage, food and camping
Limited Participation, a comfortable camping
safari style. No difficult physical activity.
The camp sites vary from place to place, please
be prepared for everything from basic facilities
PRICE (Fee includes):
Traveling in an Air Conditioned 4 x 4 vehicle
Services of a Qualified, Registered Guide
All meals mentioned in itinerary
All activities mentioned in itinerary
Accommodation and Entry fees
The rainy season is from September to April, but
mainly starting in November to end of February.
Temperatures can be as high as 44° C in summer
months, the average ± 35° C, Night temperatures
is seldom below 26° C. During winter months
(June, July, August) day time temperatures are ±
27° C, Night temperatures ± 5° C.
Due to packing space we limit baggage to 16 KGs,
preferably a soft bag rather than a hard
suitcase and not taking up to much space in a
tent or the trailer.
It is illegal to wear any kind of army
camouflage clothing. Neutral or dull clothing is
recommended. During summer months one should
combine light cotton clothes during day time and
a sweater or light bush jacket during evenings
as it can be cool. During winter times wear
clothes in layers that can be removed as
temperatures rise and replaced as temperatures
drop in the evenings. Shoes must be stout and
provide protection against thorns and other
hazard. At camp sites light shoes, sandals will
give a relief after a day in the bush, do not
walk barefoot in the camp site especially at
With your camera equipment, take everything you
need (spare batteries, extra films, spares,
chargers, etc.) Develop films at home as it will
be cheaper. A cigarette lighter connection is
available in the vehicle for any recharging of
Items not to be forgotten include: personal
medication, hats, sunscreen cream, lip
protection cream, insect repellant, malaria
precaution medication (consult your physician
before departure), sunglasses, binoculars,
torches, guiding books.
We recommend comprehensive insurance covering
cancellation, curtailment, medical, emergency
travel and personal accident insurance as
compulsory on all tours. Insurance for loss of
baggage, money and personal items is
PASSPORTS & VISAS:
Citizens of the following countries do not
require visas: all Commonwealth and European
countries, Scandinavia, USA and South Africa. In
Zimbabwe, Zambia visas are required that can be
bought at the border crossings. Any advice by
the company and guides are given in good faith
but without the responsibility of the company.
VISA COST’S AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE THE
RESPONSIBILITY OF THE CLIENTS.
Clients can exchange PULA at the border
crossing, an amount of ZAR1,000 per client will
be enough to cover necessities such as drinking
water, soft drinks, alcoholic beverages,
activities payable by the clients.
ONWARD TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS:
We recommend onward travel arrangements to be
made after the day the tour ends. If
arrangements are made for the same day the tour
ends, we can not be responsible for any delays
resulting in failure to meet those arrangements.
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FULL PAYMENT OF TOUR COST:
A deposit of 40 % is payable upon booking to
secure your tour. Full payment is due 4 weeks
prior to departure. Full payment not received
within this period the tour may be treated as
cancelled .Any bookings made within the 4 week
period must be accompanied by the full payment
of the tour cost.
CANCELLATION OR CHANGES TO BOOKINGS:
Cancellation of any bookings must be received in
writing and acknowledged by AFRICA DESTINATIONS
TOURS & SAFARIS. The following fees shall apply:
1. Notification is received 28 days or more
before departure, loss of 20 % of deposit.
2. 28 – 21 days, loss of 50 % of deposit.
3. 20 – 14 days, loss of 80 % of deposit.
4. 13 – 0 days, loss of 100 % of deposit.
If you fail to join a tour, join after
departure, leave prior to the tour completion
for any reason, no reimbursement whatsoever will
CHANGES MADE BY YOU:
If you need to change your reservation for
whatever reason, we will make every effort to
assist you. You may move your reservation to
another date, subject to availability, should we
not be able to assist you with alternative dates
the normal cancellation fees will apply.
CHANGES OR CANCELLATIONS MADE BY AFRICA
DESTINATIONS TOURS & SAFARIS:
All efforts will be made to operate itineraries
as advertised, however due to local conditions
and unforeseen circumstances, weather conditions
the Company or employees may alter the itinerary
of the tour in any way with no refund to the
client. In the event of major disruptions,
including weather conditions, mechanical
breakdown, sickness, political instability, act
of terrorism or factors after the time of
departure, every effort will be made to utilize
The Company reserves the right to cancel any
tour and either offer an alternative tour or
refund the money’s paid in full.
Before accepting a booking we reserve the right
to adjust the price, although it would be
exceptional to do so, this may be deemed
necessary in cases of drastically increased
transportation cost’s, local taxes or the
current exchange rate.
When a booking is made and paid in full we will
not increase the price. No worry of additional
cost’s being added at the end the tour.
The client agrees to abide to all the laws and
regulations of each country and abide to the
instructions of the guide to safe guard the
safety of the clients and the running of the
Clients are responsible for the safe keeping of
their personal belongings.
The client agrees to indemnify AFRICA
DESTINATIONS TOURS & SAFARIS for any accident,
damage to property or personal injury caused by
the client during the tour.
If any rescue or medical assistance is required
for any reason, the client shall be liable for
the entire cost.
The tour is adventurous and may involve an
element of personal risk, AFRICA DESTINATIONS
TOURS & SAFARIS cannot be held responsible for
injury, accident, damage to property, loss of
life, delay or inconvenience caused. The client
accepts the responsibility for the risks
If we consider a client to be unsuitable for a
tour or causes inconvenience, annoyance or
danger to other clients on the tour, it may in
its absolute discretion to cancel the clients
booking or decline to carry the client any
further on the tour.
If the client has a complaint whilst on tour, it
must be brought to the attention of the guide,
so it can be dealt with, if not resolved the
client must write to AFRICA DESTINATIONS TOURS &
SAFARIS within 30 days after the tour ended. We
will not entertain complaints of loss of
enjoyment where full land arrangements have been
ALL ACCOMMODATION, MEALS, ENTRANCE FEES,
TRAVELING INCLUDED AS PER ITINERARY.
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WE TRUST THAT YOU WILL ENJOY THE AFRICAN
EXPERIENCE WITH US.