Simangliso Snset Cruise
UNESCO recognised and so much to see: lakes, beaches, coral reefs, wetlands, woodlands, coastal forests and grasslands!
Imfolozi Game Reserve has the largest population in the world!
The Panorama Route
One of the world’s most scenic drives including ´God´s Window´ and the Blyde River Canyon
iSimangaliso (Greater St Lucia) Wetland Park After meeting your group we depart to Simangaliso Wetland Park. Soon after our arrival at Simangaliso Wetland Park we board a boat for a sunset cruise on the lagoon for some bird and hippo viewing! This UNESCO recognized area is extremely varied and includes: lakes, beaches, coral reefs, wetlands, woodlands, coastal forests and grasslands together supporting an astounding diversity of animal, bird and marine life.
Optional Activities: Traditional Zulu Village visit. Greater St Lucia Wetland Park: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/914.
Hluhluwe - Imfolozi Game Reserve – Swaziland - Mlilwane This morning we drive to the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve for a game drive in open 4x4 vehicles. The park is the only state-run park in the province of KwaZulu-Natal where all the Big Five occur. Due to conservation efforts, the park now has the largest population of white rhino in the world. In the afternoon we cross the border in to Swaziland.
Optional Activities: Mountain Biking, Hiking, Horse Riding. Hluhluwe: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hluhluwe-iMfolozi_Game_Reserve Swaziland: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swaziland
Swaziland – Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary is Swaziland’s oldest and covers 4,560 hectares. As there are no large predators in this area and there are a number of self-guided hikes available. Hiking is an excellent way of interacting with the flora and fauna and comes highly recommended.
Optional Activities: Mountain Biking, Hiking, Guided Birding Safaris, Horse Riding and Sunset Game Drive, Village visit. Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mlilwane_Wildlife_Sanctuary
Kruger National Park We return to South Africa and drive to the Kruger NP for two unforgettable days of game viewing. Kruger National Park is home to Africa’s Big 5 as well as a multitude of other beautiful African animals, both small and large. Our truck gives us a height advantage over other vehicles, which means better photo opportunities. There will be a number of game drives to give us the best opportunity to see all the animals.
Optional Activities (subject to availability): Night Drive and Dawn Game Walk through SANP, Full day 4x4 game drive. Kruger National Park: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kruger_National_Park
Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre Leaving the World’s most famous nature conservation area behind, we travel to Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation centre to meet some of the rescued animals before they are released back in to the wild. At our camp this evening we will be experiencing some typical South African cuisine while enjoying a traditional Song and Dance evening.
Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre: http://www.moholoholo.co.za/
Panorama Route - Johannesburg Today we travel along the Panorama Route, stopping for breathtaking views at Blyde River Canyon, God’s Window and Bourke’s Luck Potholes. The tour ends on arrival in Johannesburg, although most will enjoy an optional dinner on our last night together.
Optional Activities: Dinner Out. Johannesburg: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johannesburg
All Overland Travel
A 4×4 vehicle with viewing hatch and driver will be provided for all trips and journeys.
Our guides are the same professionals, whichever package you choose
Comfortable and well appointed hotels & lodges.
Three meals per day provided by your hotel or lodge.
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