4 Day Kruger & Panorama Route Classic Safari
The three day Kruger classic just got a little better with an extra day added onto it to either search for more wildlife in Kruger or spend some time doing local adventure activities.
Day one will have you collected from Joburg and transported to your chalet accommodation in Hazyview. A mere 10 minutes drive from the Kruger gate, Hazeyview is the ideal place to base your self for safaris. An afternoon game drive is included on the first day. Day two takes you on a full day of game driving with some time in the afternoon for relaxing. Day three can be spent in search of more wildlife or trying out some of the local adventure activities. Day four sees us head back to Joburg via the panorama route. Stopping of to see Gods Window, Bourke’s Luck Potholes and the Three Rondawels.
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Day 01: Johannesburg – Kruger National Park
We depart Johannesburg early morning from your place of accommodation and make our way through the Lowveld via Nelspruit and to the Kruger National Park. We make a quick stop at a small trout farmstall to stretch our legs and to enjoy a quick lunch (own Account) before continuing on to our lodge in Hazyview.
After settling in, we participate in a sunset open vehicle game drive.
Meals included: Dinner
Day 02 & 03: Kruger National Park
A full day Game Drive is on the menu for the day in open 4×4 game drive vehicle with a local guide. An opportunity for excellent game viewing to sight the Big Five as well as hundreds of antelope and bird species exist today. Not guaranteed to sight all the big five such as the illusive leopard during the day. We make our way to various waterholes throughout the day in the effort to tick off most of the wildlife that the Kruger has to offer. Lunch is on own account at one of the rest camps.
Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 04: Kruger National Park – Johannesburg
After an early morning breakfast, we depart and set off on the Panorama route via the Gods Window, Bourkes Luck Holes and three Rondawels. Continuing to Johannesburg, we pass through the small towns of Ohrigstad and Lydenburg stopping in Dullstroom for a quick light lunch. We arrive back in Johannesburg late afternoon to be transferred back to your place of accommodation where we bid you farewell.
Meals included: Breakfast
On every safari to Southern Africa, it is essential to know what to pack and that you pack the correct gear so as to avoid any mishaps while on tour. Below is a guideline to some of the basic requirements.
Please remember to NOT pack your gear into hard cover suitcases as this is difficult to carry around and could get damaged. It’s also very important to limit your luggage to the below weight limits.
Your Luggage should consist of
• One large kit bag.
• No hard suitcases (max. weight =20 kg (44 lbs)).
• One item of hand luggage (e.g. a small backpack).
Personal Equipment For Luxury Safaris To Southern Africa
• Passport (must be valid at least another 6 months from date of entry.)
• Warm Sleeping Bag. (Camping Safaris)
• Torch with spare batteries and globes
• Warm Jacket
• Swimming Costume
• Natural Clothing (i.e. No bright colors)
• A pair of light weight long pants and a lightweight long sleeve shirt (to use against the sun)
• Comfortable walking shoes and strops/sandals
• Camera Equipment, Binoculars, and lots of spare memory cards & batteries
• Water bottle
Toiletries For Luxury Safaris To Southern Africa
• Personal Toiletries in small bag, not a vanity case
• Suntan Lotion and block out for the face
• Malaria Prophylaxis. (Northern Namibia, Botswana and Kruger National Park)
• Mosquito repellent lotion/spray
The below important information is for each traveller to read through and to understand before arriving on your African safari. Please contact Ashanti Travel consultants should there be any queries.
African Safari Insurance (Compulsory)
All travellers booking a safari to Southern Africa must have adequate medical insurance. This is compulsory as activity providers on safari may refuse participation of activities without proper insurance in place. Should you not have medical insurance you may be required to pay cash before being airlifted should this become necessary.
Please note that we need to be informed of any pre-existing health conditions such as diabetes or asthma or any other condition that requires presscription medicine. Please note that Ashanti Travel or any of its travel partners will not be held liable or responsible for damage or loss to such medication and the safe-keeping of such medication must be looked after by its respective user.
In order for Ashanti Travel and its travel partners to properly cater whilst on tour, it is important to inform us at the point of booking should there be any special dietary requirement.
As visa requirements vary considerably from country to country and nationality to nationality, please contact the various embassies or a visa service agent in your home country to re-check your visa requirements at least 4 weeks prior to travelling.
Please note that visas are the responsibility of the traveller and that Ashanti Travel or its partners will not be held responsible for guests being denied entry should they not be in the possession of the relevant visas.
PLEASE NOTE: Should the adventure tour you are joining be re-entering a country, be sure to have a multiple entry visa that enables you to re-enter the country.
All travellers must be in possession of a valid onward/return air ticket or proof of other means of transport enabling the traveller to leave the country in which your adventure tour passes or terminates. You should also have proof of sufficient funds (e.g. credit card) to see you through your time in the country.