Nelspruit • Kruger National Park • Nelspruit

Ever heard the guttural sound of a lion’s roar as you lie safely in bed at night? It touches your very soul...
All game drives are undertaken in open safari vehicles. Open safari vehicles allow for superb photographic opportunities. Learn from qualified THETA and FGASA registered and highly experienced field guides. 
Itinerary is subject to change.
Nelspruit / Kruger National Park (BD)
On arrival at KMIA you are met and transferred to your camp by a Thompson Africa representative. Game sightings begin virtually as soon as we enter the reserve, which is home to the ‘Big Five’ as well as 147 species of mammals, reptiles and birds. Enjoy spotting them during an afternoon open safari vehicle drive, before returning to Nkambeni Private Camp for dinner and your first nights sleep in this famous patch of bushveld.
Accommodation: Nkambeni Private Camp or similar
Kruger National Park (BB,BD)
A full day seeking out Kruger’s creatures, big and small. We set off as the sun rises, hoping to catch the glimpse of the elusive leopard or perhaps a pride of lion with the spoils of the previous night’s hunt. The plains game are stirring and the bush is alive with bird song! We spend the remainder of the day exploring the reserve before returning to camp for a late afternoon siesta. Dinner and overnight at Nkambeni Private Camp.
Accommodation: Nkambeni Private Camp or similar
Kruger National Park / Johannesburg (BB)
After a hearty breakfast you are at leisure until your transfer to KMIA for your onward flight.

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priced from  5 235.00 ZAR PP
Prices are subject to change and are an indication only. For a fully inclusive rate, please contact Discovering Africa.
Dining Inclusions
2 Breakfasts. 2 Dinners.

Hotel porterage included.
Kruger National Park Conservation Levy included.

Extra Nights
Extend your tour to the Kruger National Park by staying on additional nights.
Extended days will be as per Day 2, and will comprise of a full day of game viewing and accommodation on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis, within the Park.

Kruger Wildlife - 3 Days Johannesburg Return
This tour is available from Johannesburg. Under your own arrangement to either Sandton hotels or selected OR Tambo International airport hotels, where you will be met and transferred by a shuttle service to Hazyview. After a short stop for tea we arrive at the safari hub of Hazyview, where you’ll climb aboard open safari vehicles and transferred to Nkambeni Private Camp. Here you will spend 2 nights in the famous Kruger National Park, enjoy an afternoon and full day game drive and a morning game drive before you return to Johannesburg, for your onward journey.As the shuttle only arrives back in Johannesburg at approximately 19h00, we recommend that clients do not book any connecting flights for the same day, however should this be necessary, not to book anything earlier than 21h00 as Thompsons Guided Holidays cannot be held responsible for circumstances beyond our control.

Kruger for LessFor those seeking more time at leisure, but still wanting to experience the excitement of the Kruger National Park in open safari vehicles, this option is available. The itinerary and meals remain the same except the full day safari on Day 2 is excluded.

Optional Pre & Post Tours

Pre Tour Package

Day 1: Arrive Cape TownOn arrival at Cape Town International Airport you will be met by a Thompsons Representative and transferred to your hotel, your base for 3 nights on a bed and breakfast basis.Accommodation: Protea Hotel President or similar

Day 2: Cape WinelandsExplore the beauty of the Cape Winelands, visiting both Paarl and Stellenbosch before stopping for wine tasting at two well known estates. Visit the Huguenot Memorial and the Afrikaans Language MonumentAccommodation: Protea Hotel President or similar

Day 3: Cape PeninsulaDepart on a full day tour to Cape Point, drive along the Atlantic seaboard, visit Hout Bay and then continue to the Cape Point Nature Reserve before stopping off to see the lovable penguins at Boulders Beach. Drive through the historic naval village of Simon’s Town. Return to Cape Town and overnight.Accommodation: Protea Hotel President or similar

Day 4:
Enjoy a hearty breakfast before checking out and being transferred to Cape Town International airport.

Post Tour Package

Day 1: Arrive LivingstoneOn arrival at Livingstone Airport a Thompsons Representative will meet and transfer you to your hotel. This afternoon enjoy a romantic sundowner cruise on the Zambezi River on board the African Queen.Accommodation: Zambezi Sun or similar

Day 2: Victoria FallsDepart on a morning tour to Victoria Falls, one of the 7 natural wonders of the world. See 650 million litres of water from the Zambezi River crash into the chasm below, from some of the many vantage points on numerous paths. This afternoon, indulge in some of the adventure activities on offer.Accommodation: Zambezi Sun or similar

Day 3: Victoria FallsToday we recommend a day trip to Chobe, Botswana (own account), located a short drive from Livingstone. Chobe National Park is the second largest national park in Botswana, and is home to a myriad of animals, including vast herds of Elephant. Your day tour includes a game drive in the Chobe National Park, lunch and an afternoon sunset cruise on the Chobe River.Accommodation: Zambezi Sun or similar

Day 4: Depart LivingstoneSpend your last morning relaxing at your hotel, before you are transferred back to Livingstone Airport for your onward journey.