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St Lucia, South-Africa

Durban to Kruger

St Lucia, South-Africa

Durban to Kruger

St Lucia, South-Africa

Durban to Kruger

St Lucia, South-Africa

Durban to Kruger

St Lucia, South-Africa

Durban to Kruger
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Durban to Kruger

This tour takes you from Durban to Johannesburg in 7 days. PDFGrab the Tour Dossier PDF .

Current Price

ZAR 8950  Currency Converter + ZAR 2000 Local Payment ZAR 100 Single Supplement (if needed)


7 days


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Tour Summary

Enjoy Durban beaches and head to Swaziland for an amazing cultural experience. Experience Kruger with the lions roaring right outside your camp.


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A day-by-day breakdown of what to expect and where you'll be staying.

Durban to Kruger

Day 1, Durban to St. Lucia Wetlands

Leaving sunny Durban we head north along the coast and enter the Isimangaliso Wetland Park. If weather permits we will take a boat cruise on the lagoon this afternoon and we may also have time for an optional visit to a Zulu Village.

Day 2, St. Lucia Wetlands to Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary via (Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve)

We kick off our big-game viewing with a morning game drive in the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi National Park, famous for its Hippos. Returning to our lodging for a siesta, we freshen up for an afternoon boat cruise on St Lucia estuary.

Durban to Kruger

Day 3, Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary

An early start and we are off to the Kingdom of Swaziland, this afternoon we have the opportunity to join many of the optional activities that are offered here. Take your choice from game drives, mountain biking or a visit to the Chief’s village.

Day 4, Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary to Kruger National Park

We  start  the morning with a  nature walk  before  setting  off  back  to South Africa and  the  Kruger National  Park. No  visit  to Swaziland would  be complete without a visit to view the many crafts on offer, we will visit a craft market before crossing the border this afternoon. Tonight we setup camp on the doorstep of the Kruger National Park and the next two days will be spent game viewing in South Africa’s most famous National Park.

Durban to Kruger

Day 5, Kruger National Park

Game Drives and animal spotting take up our day with the odd stop for lunch or a swim if the weather allows.

Day 6, Kruger National Park

Our activity  package  offers you an  opportunity  to  participate in a  full  day  4x4,  open  safari vehicle game  drive  through  the  park.  If you  do  not participate in  the 4x4 game drive, your guide will  take you on a game drive  through  the park in  the truck.  This afternoon presents  the opportunity to extend the day with an optional Sundowner Drive.

Durban to Kruger

Day 7, Kruger National Park to Johannesburg

Travelling along the Panorama Route via the awe inspiring Blyde River Canyon, God's Window and Bourke's Luck Potholes, brings us back to Johannesburg and the end of our tour.

Meals included in your tour cost

6 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 6 Dinners

Highlights included in your tour cost

Durban to Kruger

Kruger National Park Game Drive

View the Big 5 in their own environment World Famous Kruger National Park

Durban to Kruger

St Lucia Boat Cruise

World Heritage Site Hippo, Crocodile and numerous bird species Huge system of estuaries Bird lovers paradise


This tour goes through: Durban, Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary, Kruger National Park & 1 other destination(s) in Africa.


Crew: 2 crew (including cook)
Vehicle: Overland Truck
Other: Sleeping mat included

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