Kruger National Park Swaziland Hluhluwe Safari – 9 Day Tour
9 Day Safari Tour to
Kruger National Park, Swaziland, Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve & St Lucia
South African Safari Tours at its Best
Heritage Tours & Safaris offers you an opportunity to witness and explore South Africa.
Join us on a 9 Day Photographic Safari, too Kruger National Park, Panorama Route, Swaziland, Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve Big5 (the oldest Proclaimed reserve in Africa) & Isimangaliso Wetlands Park (South Africa’s first World Heritage Site), pristine beauty is preserved in 3 exceptionally scenic national parks. Set out to explore both on our open game drive safari vehicles. Spot wildlife up close with your personal knowledgeable guide, African sunrise’s in Kruger National Park, Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve & Sunsets in Ismangaliso Wetlands Park. Enjoy seeing Hippo/Nile Crocodiles while enroute up the St Lucia Estuary by boat, go in search of the elusive Leopard, Rhino, Buffalo while out in the bush at night on a night Safari.
- Travel through South Africa’s finest areas, Panoramic Route, Blydes River Canyon, Kruger National Park, Swaziland, Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve (oldest proclaimed park in Africa)
- Isimangaliso Wetlands Park (World Heritage Site)
- Open 4×4 Game Drive Safaris (2) Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve
- Night Drive Open 4×4 Game Drive Safari (1) Isimangaliso Wetlands Park (Western Shores)
- Snorkeling at Cape Vidal (snorkeling gear provided) Isimangaliso Wetlands Park (Eastern Shores)
- Hippo & Crocodile Boat Safari
- Guided Bush Walks(2)
- Early Morning and Late Afternoon Game Drives (4) Kruger National Park (Luxury 4×4 Vehicle)
Whale Watching St Lucia (Humpback Whales R795.00 p/p
Zulu Dancing R180.00 p/p
Itinerary – 9Days
Day 1 — Durban International Airport, arrive St Lucia,South Africa
Arrive at King Shaka International Airport, travel to St Lucia South Africa with you’re guide. Late afternoon join us on a Boat cruise up the St Lucia Estuary to witness Hippo wallowing, Nile Crocodiles, African Fish Eagle and a lot more. After dinner we are of on a Night Drive into the Isimangaliso Wetlands Park in search of Leopard, Rhino, Buffalo, Chameleons and lots lots more, hear the bush come alive..
(2hour boat cruise/ 2,5hour Night Drive Safari)(Overnight at Umlilo Lodge)
Day 2— Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve Big5
Board the 4*4 open game drive vehicle as we are of on a early Big5 safari to Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve, witness the wildlife in the oldest proclaimed game reserve in Africa. Keep an eye out for the Big5, African Wild Dog and Cheetah that hunt in the open plains. Traditional South African bush barbeque in the reserve while observing the wildlife at one of the many scenic picnic spots. With spectacular vantage points your personal and knowledgeable game ranger will get you the sightings that you love to see. African Vultures swirling in the skies, cries of Hyenas and Wild Dogs hunting this safari will remain with you for years to come.
(9hour Big5 Safari)(Overnight at Umlilo Lodge)
Day 3- Cape Vidal (Isimangaliso Wetlands Park) & Swaziland
A early departure as we set off into the Isimangaliso Wetlands Park, a World Heritage Site this park has a lot to offer, 5 distinct ecosytems, mangroves, forests, vegetated dunes, estuary and marine reserve. Witness the Humpbacks in winter as they migrate past the point of Cape Vidal. Depart for Swaziland.
(4hour Safari)(Overnight at Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary)
Day 4- Depart for Kruger National Park
After a hearty breakfast we travel to Swazi Candles in the Malkerns Valley, then visit the Ngwenya glass factory where all the products are hand made from recycled glass we travel via Piggs Peak towards the border to reach Kruger National Park.
(Overnight atMvuradona Private Game Lodge )
Day 5-6 Safari and Explore Kruger National Park
The next 2 Days are spent on Game Drives, Guided Walks and relaxing within the World Famous Kruger National Park. Skukuza will be the next stop on you’re safari expedition.
(Overnight at Skukuza Rest Camp)
Day 7- Panoramic Route
We travel to the magnificent Three Rondavels view site at the Blyde River Canyon. We walk along the cliffs to appreciate the breathtaking views then onto Graskop to marvel at scenic areas such as the Pinnacle, God’s Window, Lisbon Falls, Bourke’s Luck Potholes (a walk down the hill to this unique trick of nature is worth the effort).
(Overnight at Dar Amane)
Day 8- Panoramic Route
We continue to Sabie where we walk through indigenous forest to visit Lone Creek Falls, onto to Pilgrim’s Rest a early gold mining town turned into a living museum. Rich deposits of alluvial gold were found here at the end of the 19th century, deep in the mountains.
(Overnight at Blyde River Canyon Lodge)
Day 9- Panoramic Route to Johannesburgh
After a hearty breakfast we travel over Robbers Pass onto to Johannesburgh as this is the last day of our travels.
|Trip Cost Please Enquire|
|TOUR NAME :||South African 9 Day Exploration Safari|
|Take Along:||Binoculars, Camera and Sun Block|
|MEALS INCLUDED :||Breakfasts and Dinners|
|Maximum Clients :||12|
|DURATION :||9 Days|
|ROUTE :||Durban-Zululand-Swaziland-Kruger National Park-Mpumalanga-Johannesburgh|
|SPECIAL NOTES :||Multi entry visa into South Africa|
|MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS :||An anti-malaria drug is recommended.|
|DRESS REQUIREMENTS :||Warm windbreakers/jackets for night game drives in open game drive vehicle|
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