3-Day Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari

Kruger National Park, South Africa

Duration: 3 days
Group size: 1 - 8
3-Day Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari
Kruger National Park, South Africa

Duration: 3 days
Group size: 1 - 8

About this trip

 The picturesque animals of Kruger National Park are waiting! Join us for an exciting Big 5 Safari experience in the world-renowned Kruger National Park with accommodation at a well-appointed lodge… all delivered at a surprisingly affordable price. This is our best-selling tour with a perfect balance of duration and price.

On this Safari, you will enjoy awesome guided game drives in Kruger National Park and access to the well-appointed lodge communal areas. 

With guaranteed daily departure, you can join on any day whether a solo traveller or a larger group! Room availability applies.

What’s included

  • Accommodation
    We have a selection of standard lodge rooms or safari-tented rooms for our guests. Both options have en-suite bathrooms and air-conditioning.
  • Park Entry Fees
    All park entry fees are included
  • Return transfer service
    We offer a transfer service from Johannesburg or Nelspruit to get to our lodge.
  • Meals
    Breakfast and Dinner is included with this package
  • Guided Game Drives
    All game drives in Kruger National Park is delivered by our FGASA-qualified filed guides

What’s not included

  • Personal Items
    Please ensure you bring personal items along for this trip
  • Tips & Gratuity
    Tips to our staff is up to your own discretion in amount (a guideline is USD 5 to 10 per day)
  • Travel Insurance
    Travel Insurance is highly recommended, and for your own cost
  • Lunch
    Lunch is for your own account, as we will stops at a food stop or restaurant while being out for the day
  • Flights
    All international and local flights are for your own account
  • Drinks & beverages
    All drinks and beverages other than what is offered with some meals, is for your own account and can be ordered at the bar area.

Available Packages

Adult - Single Room
Deposit: $250

Available options


Day 1
Johannesburg/Nelspruit to Kruger National Park & Afternoon Game Drive

This Kruger National Park safari departs daily from Johannesburg, OR Tambo International Airport (alternatively Kruger International Airport Nelspruit). You need to be at the OR Tambo shuttle terminal by 06:30AM. We will send you full instructions when you book your safari. The shuttle departs no later than 07:00AM.

You will travel East passing picturesque landscapes and farmlands on route to our lodge near Kruger National Park. There will be some comfort stops along the way. You will also be able to buy snacks and refreshments and visit restrooms during these comfort stops. When arriving in Nelspruit (Mbombela) there will be a change-over to a different vehicle transporting you to our lodge, about an hour’s drive away. 

Expected time of arrival in Hazyview is around 12:30PM. 

You will be checked-in by our friendly reception staff and shown to your accommodation. 

After check-in, you will have time relax and freshen up before boarding an open sided 4×4 game drive vehicle for an exciting afternoon game drive in Kruger National Park. The lodge is about 15 – 20 minutes’ drive from the Phabeni Kruger Gate.

After your safari game drive, you return to the lodge where you can unwind, have drinks on the deck at the bar and relax before dinner served at 19:00PM in the restaurant area.

Included: Transfer from Johannesburg, Afternoon Game Drive, Dinner

Excluded: All Other Meals (while in transit)

Your Organizer

The Mzansi Experience
Mzansi Experience offers you the best value-for-money experiences in South Africa, Botswana, and its neighboring countries in southern Africa. We offer an exciting collection of Big 5 Safaris in the Kruger National Park, Okavango Delta (incl Moremi Game Reserve, Kwhai Reserve and Boteti River), Victoria Falls (incl Hwange National Park), and Namibia (incl Etosha National Park)