3-Day Kruger National Park Safari including Breakfast and Dinner

Our Classic safari package is the ultimate way to experience the Kruger Park in a short space of time, providing you with a mix of safari activities, in the world famous Kruger National Park, with a professional nature guide and special modified open safari vehicle, with accommodation at Gecko Lodge, African inspired luxury, in Natures gateway, on the doorstep of Kruger, a proud accommodation provider for Shinzelle Safaris.

This safari package takes you on an unforgettable experience of the Kruger Park, with a dedicated hospitality team ensuring personalised service, including 2 nights accommodation, a sunset safari, 1 full day safari and a morning safari in the Kruger National Park, dinner and breakfast are included in this package as well as entrance fees to the Kruger National Park and accommodation at Gecko Lodge – Situated 3 kms from Hazyview with Sabie River Frontage, this family owned and managed accommodation is a mere 12 kilometres from the Kruger National Park.

Duration 3 days
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What's included :
  • 2x Breakfast
  • 2x Dinner
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
  • All activities
  • All accommodation with ensuite bathroom
  • A professional field guide on all game drives
  • All transportation
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer from Johannesburg to the Kruger National Park
  • Breakfast and Dinner
What's excluded :
  • International flights
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Gratuities
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
  • Some meals (Lunch)

Day 1: Johannesburg Transfer to Hazyview & Afternoon Kruger Park Safari.

Pass By: Kruger National Park, Kruger National Park
Departure takes place from the OR Tambo International airport in Johannesburg by shuttle to Gecko Lodge – Raw luxury in the heart of Mpumalanga, in association with Shinzelle Safaris, situated a short 15 kms from the Kruger Park, where you will stay for your 2 nights on safari, ideally situated close to Hazyview, surrounded by natural forest, providing the perfect gateway to explore the entire Kruger region, a mere 15 minutes from Phabeni Gate the nearest Kruger National Park entry point.

After check in we will depart in the early afternoon for your first safari in the Kruger Park, this safari takes you into Kruger in the late afternoon/ early evening when the animals begin to get active again after the mid-day heat, maximising your viewing potential, you’ll be able to enjoy the natural environment in an open safari vehicle with a professional field guide before returning to the lodge to enjoy an authentic African inspired menu specially prepared by the lodges local chef.

Meals included:
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Accommodation is at Gecko Lodge, Inspired by Africa, in Hazyview, on the doorstep of the Kruger.

Day 2: Full Day Kruger Park Safari.

Stop At: Kruger National Park, Kruger National Park
Your Kruger Park Safari experience begins in the early morning. To explore the Kruger Park by open safari vehicle giving you a full 180 degree panoramic view of the african savanna from a higher vantage point than an ordinary vehicle, in search of all the iconic animal species including the Big 5 with a dedicated professional field guide, who will use expert knowledge of the area to interpret the natural environment for you in every detail.

Your guide will frequent various waterholes and river systems as well as other Kruger hotspots to maximize your opportunity to see as much as possible and ensure the scenery on display is ever changing and picturesque.

Breakfast will be individually packed by the lodge chef to be enjoyed at a restcamp or picnic spot, before we continue on safari for the rest of the day, stopping for lunch in between.

We will return to Gecko Lodge in the afternoon before dinner is expertly prepared and served in the lodge restaurant.
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Accommodation is at Gecko Lodge, Inspired by Africa, in Hazyview, on the doorstep of the Kruger.

Day 3: Morning Kruger Park Safari followed by return shuttle to Or Tambo Airport in Johannesburg.

Stop At: Kruger National Park, Kruger National Park
On your final day, you will enjoy a morning safari in the Kruger Park, this safari will also take place in the most animal rich area of the Kruger with an expert local guide in an open safari vehicle (game viewer) ensuring the best game viewing experience, giving you maximum exposure to the Kruger National Park over your 3 days on safari.

Breakfast will be prepared and packaged by the lodge chef to be enjoyed during your morning safari in the Kruger.

After your morning Kruger safari you will meet your shuttle at Gecko Lodge, that will transfer you safely back to OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, with a lifetime of memories from a complete and unforgettable Kruger Park safari experience.
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.
Departure Point :
O.R. Tambo International Airport, 1 Jones Rd, Kempton Park, Johannesburg, 1632, South Africa
Departure Time :
6:45 AM
Return Detail :
Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • The Kruger National Park’s climate remains quite warm and hot in the summer months (Nov – February) and fairly consistent through-out the year with temperatures only dropping in the early morning and late evenings, especially in the winter months (June – August). We suggest you pack light colored clothing, avoid white as it will show dirt faster, fabrics like cotton is preferable in the heat. We suggest you pack:
  • 3-4 Cotton t-shirts / blouses, 3-4 Shorts (try to avoid denim and nylon), Long sleeve shirt and trousers, Lightweight wind breaker waterproof jacket, Fleece jacket or jersey, A good pair of hiking shoes (especially of you plan to do bush walks), A good hat / cap & Sunglasses, Swimming attire & Towel, Open sandals / shoes (preferably with rubber soles for walking in camp) and 1 set of smart clothes ( in the event you want to attend a dinner or event)
  • This trip is all inclusive. We do suggest you bring appropriate clothing to fit the season (please see what should I wear for details) A good novel is a must as you do have free time as well as the items listed below:
  • Camera (charger, batteries, memory cards), Binoculars (with bag for dust protection), Lightweight Flashlight / Torch (LED is best), Mosquito and Insect Repellent, Sunscreen (we recommend SPF 30+ as the African sun burns) and Day backpack (to carry snacks, water, books etc.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 9 travelers
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.



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Organised by Shinzelle Safaris

Activity ID: V-34239P1

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