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7 Day Durban, Swaziland and Kruger Adventure

On this Durban, Swaziland and Kruger Adventure experience the very best of the Kruger National Park, Swaziland and KwaZulu Natal.

R7,950

+ Optional Activity Package ZAR 1930


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Tour Style Camping
Countries Visited Swaziland, South Africa
Starts Durban
Ends Johannesburg
Group Size Max 20
Age Range 16 – 65 Years and older
 

 

7 Day Durban, Swaziland and Kruger Adventure Tour Overview

Departing from Durban
Ends in
Johannesburg

This trip takes in the very best of the Kruger Park, Swaziland and KwaZulu Natal. The famous Kruger National Park offers the opportunity to experience close encounters with elephant, lion, rhino and buffalo in their natural environment. Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary, was the first of Swaziland's wildlife refuges. St Lucia, a visit to the world heritage site is also part of your itinerary. Your safari adventure ends in Johannesburg. The  Optional Activity Package

  • The Activity Package allows you to pre-purchase select popular activities, reducing the amount of money you need to take on tour. It is not compulsory.

Included

  • Meals - 6 Breakfast, 4 Lunch, 6 Dinner
  • Accommodation
  • Registered guides
  • Transport

Excluded

  • All items of a personal nature
  • Alcohol
  • Soft Drinks
  • Bottled Water
  • Snacks
  • Souvenirs
  • Tips
  • Activity Package and Optional activities

SKU: CAS0426
 

7 Day Durban, Swaziland and Kruger Adventure Itinerary

Day 1

iSimangaliso Wetland Park, South Africa

The tour begins departing from Durban, travelling towards St Lucia. Soon after our arrival at iSimangaliso Wetland Park, in the afternoon we prepare ourselves to enjoy a Cultural Zulu Evening. You learn how to greet and count in the ethnic language as well as having the pleasure of enjoying one of the local beers made from Ilala Palm.

Accommodation Two Per Room: Shonalanga
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Durban to St Lucia ±240 km
Included Highlight: Zulu Cultural Evening

Nomad iSimangaliso Wetland Park

Day 2

Hluhluwe – Umfolozi Game Reserve, South Africa

In the morning we travel to the Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve for a game drive in open 4×4 vehicles. The park is the only conservation managed by the state in the province of KwaZulu-Natal, where all the Big Five can be found. The park now has the largest population of white rhino in the world, due to conservation efforts. In the afternoon, we cross the border into Swaziland and enjoy a boat cruise on St Lucia estuary.

Accommodation: Two Per Room: Shonalanga
Facilities: En-suites Per Room Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered.
Activity Package: Game Drive in Hluhluwe/Umfolozi National Park, St. Lucia Boat Cruise

Day 3

Swaziland – Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary, Swaziland

Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary is Swaziland’s oldest sanctuary, covering a surface of 4,560 hectares. No predators can be found in this section, which gives the opportunity for self-guided hikes. Hiking is a terrific way to get close to nature and wildlife. Take time participating in the mountain biking or visiting the Chief’s village.

Accommodation: Camp: Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary or Mbuluzi Game Lodge
Facilities: Shared Ablutions Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered.
Route: Kruger to Mlilwane ±230 km (in addition approx 150km in Kruger)
Optional Activity: Game Drives, Swazi Cultural Experience, Mountain Biking and Hiking
Border Post: South Africa: Golela Border Post, Tel: +27(0)34 435 1070 Open: 07h00-22h00 Swaziland: Lavumisa Town Board, Tel: +268 20 790 93, Open: 07h00-22h00

Day 4 - 5

South Africa – Kruger National Park, South Africa

Start the day with a nature walk and we visit a craft market before making our way across the border into South Africa again today and continue to travel to the Greater Kruger National Park for two memorable days of game driving. The Greater Kruger National Park is home to Africa’s Big 5 as well as plenty of other African animal species. Our vehicle gives us a height advantage to take better photographs of the incredible area. We will have several game drives to get the chance to spot as much wildlife as possible. The following day offers an optional evening game drive.

We begin the morning with  a nature walk and visiting a craft market before crossing the border into South Africa again today and continue to travel to the Greater Kruger National Park for two memorable days of game driving. The Greater Kruger National Park is home to Africa’s Big 5 as well as plenty of other African animal species. Our vehicle gives us a height advantage to take better pictures of the incredible area. We will have several game drives to get the chance to spot different animal wildlife. The evening of the next day is free to take an optional game drive.

Accommodation: Camp: Nkambeni Reserve 
Facilities: Shared Ablutions Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Route: Swaziland to Kruger National Park area ±230 km
Included Highlight: Full Day Game Drive in our truck, Guided walk with guide
Nomad Kruger National Park

Day 6

Greater Kruger Area, South Africa

We will make the most of our day game driving through the Park. Today you have the opportunity of experience Kruger in an optional open 4×4 safari vehicle. Enjoy an optional sunset drive this afternoon. For those not participating in the 4×4 game drive, you enjoy a game drive through the park in a truck with your guide.

Accommodation: Camp: Nkambeni Reserve
Facilities: Shared Ablutions Please visit the website of the accommodation provider for a full list of the facilities offered
Activity Package: Full day 4×4 Game Drive Kruger National Park
Included Highlight: Game drive in Kruger National Park with the Nomad truck (for non-activity package clients)
Optional Activity: Sunset Drive

Day 7

Panorama Route – Johannesburg, South Africa

Our final day will be spent driving along the scenic Panorama Route, stopping for incredible views of Blyde River Canyon, God’s Window and Bourke’s Luck Potholes. The tour will finish once we reach Johannesburg, although most will enjoy an optional dinner out on our last night together.

Accommodation: Own Arrangements / Post tour accommodation can be booked through us.
Route: Great Kruger NP to Johannesburg
Included Highlight: Bourke’s Luck Potholes, Blyde River Canyon, God’s Window
Optional Activity: Farewell dinner at Belvedere Estate

 

7 Day Durban, Swaziland and Kruger Adventure Activities

The Activity Package of ZAR1930 (optional on this trip) includes the following:

  • Hluhluwe game drive ZAR750
  • St Lucia boat cruise ZAR430
  • 4x4 Game drive in Kruger National Park ZAR750


Other Activities

  • iSimangaliso Wetland Park Visit to Ushaka Marine World
  • Swaziland Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary Game Drives, Swazi Cultural Experience, Mountain Biking and Hiking
  • South Africa Greater Kruger Area Sunset Drive
  • South Africa Johannesburg Farewell Dinner

 

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7 Day Durban, Swaziland and Kruger Adventure Price

R7,950

+ Optional Activity Package ZAR 1930


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R7,950

+ Activity Package (Optional) ZAR 1930

Small Group Departures ZAR 10050

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