3 Country Wildlife and Waves Safari

Malalane • Kruger National Park • Mozambique • Kosi Bay • Swaziland • Kruger

  • Rate

    R 29 100 / pp net sharing
  • Duration

    9 days, 8 nights
  • Departure

    Malalane
  • R 29 100 p/p net sharing; R 33 475 net per single person.

Overview

Three Countries, eight days, a million experiences. What a superb opportunity for an authentic African taste of everything, from wildlife, beach life, cultural experiences, and the good life.

  • Seek out the 'Big Five' in the Kruger National Park
  • Jane Goodall Institute - Chimp Eden – Chimpanzee sanctuary
  • Orientation city tour of Maputo – Mozambique
  • Full day at leisure at the beach, regarded as one of Southern Africa’s best beaches
  • Tembe Elephant Park
  • Tour of Ngwenya Mine, arguably one of the oldest in the world, dating back to 42 000 BC!

 

  • Rate

    R 29 100 p/p net sharing

    R 33 475 nett per single person

  • Departure/Return Location

    Malalane

  • Departure Time

    12:30 from Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport

  • Included

    Tour in 1 x specially modified 4x4 air-conditioned 10 seater overland vehicle & 1 x 12 Seater air conditioned Quantum

    Discover Kruger, Mozambique, Kosi Bay and Swaziland with our professional Tour Guide.

    Accommodation - Rooms with private facilities, on a twin share basis; Accommodation in Mozambique and Swaziland have ceiling fans only; All accommodation is of a 3-star standard.

    8 Breakfasts and 8 Dinners

    Kruger National Park Conservation Levy included

    Kosi Bay Conservation Levy included

    Tembe Elephant Park Conservation Levy included

  • Excluded

    All lunches for pax own account

  • Additional Notes

    Visa conditions apply for Mozambique and Swaziland and passports are required

    Minimum 2 and maximum 10 passengers

    No children under 12 years permitted.

Itinerary

Day 1: Malalane

Depart from KMI Airport (flight to arrive not later than 12:35) and proceed to the Jane Goodall Institute – Chimpanzee Eden, for a unique opportunity to see chimpanzees in semi-wild surroundings in the first and only sanctuary in South Africa. Afterwards we continue to your hotel which is located on the banks of the Crocodile River, a natural boundary of the Kruger National Park.

Accommodation: Pestana Kruger Lodge or similar

Day 2: Kruger National Park

Early this morning we head into the Kruger National Park for a full day’s game viewing in a 10x seater open safari vehicle. Together with your experienced and qualified guides you will search for creatures big and small in the magnificent reserve, which is home to the ‘Big Five’. Return late afternoon in time to witness a typical African sunset, weather permitting, from the hotel’s deck overlooking the Crocodile River.

Accommodation: Pestana Kruger Lodge or similar

Day 3: Mozambique

We depart for Mozambique today, for an interesting orientation tour covering the historical, cultural and scenic palm lined beachfront sights of Maputo, the Capital of Mozambique. After lunch (own account), travel across the newly build bridge to Catembe, to the start of our 4x4 adventure, 110 kilometres south, to our lodge located along a beautiful, isolated and relatively untouched area of Africa.

Accommodation: Tartaruga Maritima Tented Lodge or similar

Day 4: Mozambique

Spend a full day at this remarkable beach resort. Relax in the sun on what is regarded as one of Southern Africa’s best beaches, or take advantage of the many optional extra activities on offer, including scuba diving, deep-sea fishing, fly-fishing, rock surf fishing or horse riding. Keep your eyes peeled for dolphins and the odd whales and whale sharks which are known to visit the area.

Accommodation: Tartaruga Maritima Tented Lodge or similar

Day 5: Mozambique

Spend a full day at this remarkable beach resort. Relax in the sun on what is regarded as one of Southern Africa’s best beaches, or take advantage of the many optional extra activities on offer, including scuba diving, deep-sea fishing, fly-fishing, rock surf fishing or horse riding. Keep your eyes peeled for dolphins and the odd whales and whale sharks which are known to visit the area.

Accommodation: Tartaruga Maritima Tented Lodge or similar

Day 6: Tembe Elephant Park

After breakfast we depart for the next step of our journey. A short drive will take us to Kosi Bay Mouth (weather dependent), where we will visit the site of a traditional fish trap. The local Thonga people have been using this traditional and sustainable method of catching fish for generations.

Accommodation: Royal Thonga Safaris Lodge or similar

Day 7: Tembe Elephant Park

Spend the day at leisure at this beautiful lodge. You can enjoy relaxing SPA treatments (own account) or join the lodge for a thrilling game drive in the Reserve (own account). Tembe Elephant park is home to the Big Five as well as other variety of other game but is especially known for its Elephants which are reputed to be some of the tallest in Africa.

Accommodation: Royal Thonga Safaris Lodge or similar

Day 8: Swaziland

We depart early morning for the second smallest country in Africa, Swaziland. We pass through scenic mountainous countryside, before arriving at Ngwenya Mine, reportedly the oldest in the world, dating back to 42 000 BC! A local Swazi guide will fascinate you with its history, which was mined by the Khoisan and Nguni people thousands of years ago for Ochre, used for ceremonial purposes. Afterwards we continue to our lodge which is situated close to the beautiful Malolotja Mountain Reserve.

Accommodation: Hawane Lodge or similar

Day 9: Swaziland / Mpumalanga

This morning – before our return to South Africa - we enjoy a once in a lifetime experience at the Malolotja Canopy tour! Situated in the pristine mountain wilderness of the Malolotja Nature Reserve, the Malolotja Canopy tour offers some of the most dramatic scenery you will ever encounter with striking rock formations, towering cliff faces and views across the lush forest canopy towards the mountain peaks. Experience the thrill of gliding through the forest canopy in one of the last mountain wilderness areas left in Swaziland.

Thereafter we cross the Jeppes Reef Border back into South Africa where your 3 Country tour ends with a drop off at Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport by 16h00.

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