Greater Kruger and Zululand Safari - 7 Days

Dulini River Lodge provides plush five star accommodation during the 7 Day Greater Kruger and Zululand Safari.

A luxurious adventure that blends a celebrated wilderness with a most enthralling emerging one.

Safari Code:
S14
Price Per Person:
From: POA
Starting Date:
Any Date
Starting Point:
Johannesburg
Ending Point:
Johannesburg
Type:
Luxury Five Star Safari
Day 1 : Greater Kruger National Park

Guests are met and welcomed on arrival at O R Tambo International Airport or any other location of their choice in Pretoria or Johannesburg, from where they will be transferred to their charter flight bound for the Sabi Sand Private Game Reserve in the Greater Kruger National Park. Sabi Sand offers the inimitable wildlife and wilderness of the world-renowned Kruger National Park with all the creature comforts expected of a four or five star lodge - and more. Enjoy two insightful 4x4 safaris on a daily basis in the enriching company of the lodge’s experienced rangers and trackers.

Meals:
Dinner
Day 2 : Greater Kruger National Park

As day breaks over the savanna, guests will embark on a morning game drive in this world-renowned corner of wilderness. The cooler morning temperatures stimulate action in the park’s predators, making the circumstances ideal for game viewing. Throughout your visit in the reserve, two game drives will be conducted on a daily basis, enhanced by the knowledge and insight of a ranger and tracker.

Meals:
Full Board
Day 3 : Greater Kruger National Park

The ever-changing moods of this land will capture your soul as the day is once again devoted to exploring this wilderness area from the back of open 4x4 vehicles or on foot during a bush walk. The lesser creatures of the land, though not as well-known, contribute as much to the eco-system as any other. Great delight may often be found in witnessing these creatures as they go about their daily routines.

Meals:
Full Board
Day 4 : Zululand

A last morning game drive in Sabi Sand is followed by breakfast, after which guests are transferred to a local airstrip for a charter flight to Phinda Private Game Reserve, set in the northeastern region of KwaZulu-Natal known as 'Zululand'. The reserve borders the Greater St Lucia Wetland Park, which has been declared a world heritage site. After some time to freshen up, the late afternoon is devoted to a first safari in this unique reserve.

Meals:
Full Board
Day 5 : Zululand

The day is devoted to two open 4x4 safaris and a bush walk. The reserve is 17 500 hectares in extent and enjoys the unique distinction of encompassing no less than seven distinct habitats, ranging from the Ubombo Mountain section to the rare sand forests. An abundance of wildlife is protected in the Phinda Reserve, which is also home to the Big Five and is regarded as the finest safari area in Zululand.

Meals:
Full Board
Day 6 : Zululand

The elusive nyala, which is regarded by many to be amongst Africa's most beautiful antelope, may be seen on the morning safari and, in addition, one might catch a glimpse of the red duiker as it dashes between thickets. Both these species are endemic to northern KwaZulu-Natal. They are protected at Phinda and will almost always be sighted when on safari in Zululand. Other highlights of the day may include sightings of any one of the Big Five.

Meals:
Full Board
Day 7 : Departure

A last morning game drive in this wilderness area is followed by breakfast, after which guests are transferred to a local airstrip for a flight back to Johannesburg. Guests are met on arrival at O R International Airport and are transferred to any location of their choice in either Johannesburg or Pretoria, bringing to an end an unforgettable Greater Kruger and Zululand Safari.

Overnight:
None
Meals:
Breakfast
Accommodation:
  • 3 Nights Exeter River Lodge
  • 3 Nights Phinda Forest Lodge
Flights:
  • Johannesburg to Sabi Sand Private Game Reserve
  • Sabi Sand Private Game Reserve to Phinda Private Game Reserve
  • Phinda Private Game Reserve to Johannesburg
Transfers:
  • None
Activities:
  • Open 4x4 Game Drives
  • Bush Walks
  • Safari Cruises (Phinda only)
Additional:
  • Services of a registered guide or local ranger
  • Meals as specified in the Itinerary
  • Tourism levy
  • All applicable taxes
  • All land transportation in air-conditioned vehicles
  • All activities and entrance fees to places mentioned in the itinerary
  • All park fees where applicable
Excluded:
  • International airfare (to South Africa and home)
  • Personal and medical insurance
  • Activities not specifically stated in the itinerary
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Meals not specifically stated in the itinerary

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