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3-Day Kruger National Park Safari including Breakfast and Dinner

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US$ 631.28
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    What to Expect
    Day 1: Johannesburg to Kruger transfer and Kruger Park Night Safari (D)

    Departure takes place from OR Tambo International airport in Johannesburg at the Shuttle/bus terminal with Citybug shuttle services for a 4 hour transfer to Nelspruit where you will join a private transfer to bring you directly to The Windmill Country Retreat, managed by Shinzelle Safaris, situated on the cusp of the Kruger Park where you will stay for your 2 nights on safari, our charming country cottages are ideally situated in the picturesque Sabie River Valley close to Hazyview.

    After a welcome drink and check in we will depart for our night safari in the Kruger National Park, this safari takes you into Kruger after sunset when the nocturnal predators like lion and leopard are on the hunt, you'll be able to enjoy the nocturnal animals with spotlights in an open safari vehicle with a professional field guide before returning to the lodge to enjoy an authentic african inspired menu specially prepared by our local chef.  

    (Accommodation at The Windmill Country Retreat)


    Day 2: Full Day Safari in the Kruger National Park (B,D)

    Your Full day Kruger Park Safari experience begins in the early morning, your guide will collect you at the lodge for a short 25 - 30 min drive to the nearest Kruger Park entrance gate, here you will enter Kruger in search of all the iconic animal species, your guide will use expert knowledge of the area to interpret the natural environment for you in every detail.

    Breakfast will be individually packed in breakfast packs prepared by our chef to be enjoyed at a restcamp when you stop for breakfast after your morning stretch, after breakfast head out to continue your safari, after ample game viewing time, you will stop for lunch, before you slowly make your way back to the gate, reaching the gate in the late afternoon giving you a full 8-9 hours on safari in the Kruger National Park.  You will return to the lodge in the afternoon for relaxation, before dinner is expertly prepared and served at our restaurant.

    Day 3: Morning Safari in Kruger and transfer back to Johannesburg (B)

    On your final day, your guide will collect you at the lodge, heading for Kruger for a morning safari, this safari will also take place in the most animal rich area of the Kruger, giving you maximum exposure to the Kruger National Park over your 3 days on safari. (14 - 15 hours on safari)

    Breakfast will be prepared and packaged by our chef to be enjoyed during your morning safari in the Kruger. Your guide will stop at a restcamp for you to take a break and enjoy your meal before you continue on your safari. After your morning safari at 12:00pm a private transfer will collect you from the lodge and take you to Nelspruit, where Citybug shuttle services will take you back to OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    OR Thambo International airport and Mpumalanga region.
    Departure Time
    6:45 AM
    3 days
    Return Details
    OR Thambo International airport and Mpumalanga region.
    • All activities
    • All accommodation with ensuite bathroom and air-conditioning.
    • A professional field guide on all game drives
    • All transportation
    • All Taxes/VAT
    • Roundtrip airport transfer from Johannesburg to the Kruger National Park
    • Breakfast and Dinner
    • International flights
    • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
    • Gratuities
    • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
    • Some meals (Lunch)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • There is a minimum number of 6 passengers per tour. There is an unlikely possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
    • The Kruger National Park’s climate remains quite warm and hot in the summer months (Nov – February) and fairly consistent through-out the year with temperatures only dropping in the early morning and late evenings, especially in the winter months (June – August). We suggest you pack light colored clothing, avoid white as it will show dirt faster, fabrics like cotton is preferable in the heat. We suggest you pack:
    • 3-4 Cotton t-shirts / blouses, 3-4 Shorts (try to avoid denim and nylon), Long sleeve shirt and trousers, Lightweight wind breaker waterproof jacket, Fleece jacket or jersey, A good pair of hiking shoes (especially of you plan to do bush walks), A good hat / cap & Sunglasses, Swimming attire & Towel, Open sandals / shoes (preferably with rubber soles for walking in camp) and 1 set of smart clothes ( in the event you want to attend a dinner or event)
    • This trip is all inclusive. We do suggest you bring appropriate clothing to fit the season (please see what should I wear for details) A good novel is a must as you do have free time as well as the items listed below:
    • Camera (charger, batteries, memory cards), Binoculars (with bag for dust protection), Lightweight Flashlight / Torch (LED is best), Mosquito and Insect Repellent, Sunscreen (we recommend SPF 30+ as the African sun burns) and Day backpack (to carry snacks, water, books etc.
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    We did the 3-Day Kruger National Park Safari including Breakfast and Dinner Experience. Danielle did an amazing job putting together our safari and accomodation at short notice. Our guide, Jayden was incredible, he made us feel so welcomed and we formed a great mate-ship at the
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    Response from Shinzelle_Danielle, General Manager at 3-Day Kruger National Park Safari including Breakfast and Dinner
    Responded 9 Sep 2019
    Hi Wayne, WOW! it is so humbling to receive feedback like this, Everyone in our team is so dedicated to offering the best possible experience and both Jay and Myself were genuinely happy to hear that you got that! Kruger really rewards those who appreciate every little thing and you both really were spoilt ! :) I cannot wait to host you again and I cannot thank you enough again for all of your sharing and kind words about our business and team members. both Jay and I are so grateful that we got to share this with you both <3 Yours in Safaris, Danny
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    This experience was amazing from start to finish! -Danny was great to communicate with and help me plan and answer 1000 questions. -Windmill Country Retreat was beautiful and the staff was great. -Jay was an amazing safari guide! He has a passion for people AND animals,
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    Response from Shinzelle_Danielle, General Manager at 3-Day Kruger National Park Safari including Breakfast and Dinner
    Responded 28 Aug 2019
    Thanks so much for this! really so happy to hear that you all enjoyed the team and the experience! hope to meet you in the future again :)
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    Just so you know, it's about 30 mins away from Kruger Park, so you're not staying IN the park. You're staying in a very nice, green environment with comfortable rooms and good food. People are so helpful and our guide Jayden was pretty amazing -such a free soul. We appreciate
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    Response from Shinzelle_Danielle, General Manager at 3-Day Kruger National Park Safari including Breakfast and Dinner
    Responded 10 Jun 2019
    Thank you so much for this lovely review and feedback it was a pleasure to host you and we are so pleased you had a wonderful time
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    The safari tours were great (we saw the Big 5 twice over!), the lodging was enjoyably remote and rustic, the staff was very friendly and accommodating, and the local food was really tasty. Very enjoyable trip - would highly recommend.
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    We did the 3 day 2 night private safari with Shinzelle staying at Skukuza. It was one of the best experiences we’ve had. Dani and Kyro were amazing hosts and made us feel like long time friends. Our meals were deliciously cooked by Dani and the game drives with Kyro were the
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