Itinerary - Affordable Kruger & Panorama

Booking Reference: 7014
Booking Status: Sample Itinerary
Client Name: Affordable Kruger & Panorama
Client Contact: Please call 0207 1120 019 or
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Party Size: From 2 adults
Adults: 2
Children (Under16): Children welcome

Summary: We have put together a 7 night self-drive holiday exploring the southern and northern Kruger regions. Accommodation is located outside the park allowing you to not only enjoy day trips into Kruger, but also explore the beautiful surrounds of the area.

Day 1 - 3: Upon arrival at Johannesburg International (OR Tambo Airport), you will collect your hire car and take the road towards Hazyview. Any easy 4½ hour drive gets you to Rissington Inn which will be your base for the next 3 nights.
Whats Included: Bed & Breakfast
Room Type: Superior
Things To Do: Hazyview offers a great base from where to explore the surrounding area with its variety of scenery, waterfalls and of course Kruger:
1) Only 20 minutes to the Paul Kruger Gate - take a picnic breakfast and head into the Kruger National Park for a day of game viewing.
2) A day trip exploring the Panorama Route - visiting God's Window, Bourkes Luck Potholes and the Blyde River Canyon offers a visual feast.
3) Visit Pilgrims Rest - a 'living museum' and be taken back to the days of the gold rush.
4) Enjoy an early morning scenic balloon flight followed by a champagne breakfast.
5) Visit the nearby Elephant Sanctuary where you can interact with these gentle giants.
6) For some culture enjoy an evening festival with traditional food, dancing and story-telling at the Shangaan Cultural Village.
7) For the more adventurous there is quad biking, river rafting, horse-riding or the thrill of Ariel Cable Trail through the trees.

Day 4 - 6: Travel north to Sefapane Lodge, located an easy 2 minutes from the Phalaborwa Gate (Kruger National Park). Spend the next 3 nights here where you can do as much or as little as you like. We have also included an evening game drive followed by a bush braai (barbeque) in the Kruger National Park - an exclusive excursion for lodge guests.
Whats Included: Bed & Breakfast plus evening Kruger safari & bush braai (barbeque) in the park.
Room Type: Deluxe
Things To Do: Sefapane Lodge offers a great base to explore the area - not only can you enjoy a game drive into Kruger, but you can also:
1) Visit an animal rehabilitation center
2) Enjoy a cultural & village tour
3) Catch & release fishing
4) Enjoy a bush walk with a ranger
5) River safari on the Oliphants River that runs through the big five reserve

Day 7: Your last night will be spent in the sub-tropical region of Tzaneen at Kings Walden Lodge.
Whats Included: Bed & breakfast
Things To Do: 1) Hiking
2) Visit a nearby spa (Agatha spa)
3) Tree Top Canopy Tour
4) Cultural tour of local crafts

Day 8: After a leisurely breakfast, it's time to take the road back to Johannesburg, an easy 4 hour drive. Upon arrival at the airport, drop off your car at the airport in time to meet the connecting flight home.

Costing: Important: Prices are to be used as a guideline only to assist you with planning for your South Africa safari. Prices are subject to change as flight prices, seasonal dates and special offers may vary. Single supplements vary greatly from lodge to lodge and sometimes do not apply. Please email us for a more specific quote, tailor-made to suite your exact needs.

Cost Per Person Sharing: ?485
Valid until 31 October 2013
Includes: Accommodation, meals & excursions as specified, detailed itinerary with driving directions, local contact as back up, administration fees.
Car Hire: VW Polo/similar hatch with airconditioning, premium insurance cover, unlimited kilometers and zero excess.
Excludes International flights, additional excursions, all beverages, unscheduled changes, personal expenses and travel insurance.
Car Hire: Refundable deposit, additional driver fee, refuelling and any traffic fines.
International Flights: We have not included the international flights from London to South Africa as there are ongoing flight specials with flights costing from £650 per person return. Speak to us to find the best deal for your holiday.

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