4 Day Kruger Train on the Bridge Lodge Fly-In Safari

From ZAR 39710

ZAR 54460 per single traveller

Includes: Return flights from OR Tambo in Johannesburg,  accommodation, open vehicle safari drives, meals as per itinerary, local beverages

Please Note: Prices are subject to change due to flight availability, flight prices and flight taxes.

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Overview

Spend 3 Nights and 4 Days at ne of the most exciting new offerings in the iconic Kruger National Park – in fact, in the whole of South Africa – is the Kruger Shalati Train on the Bridge. This unique concept perfectly combines Africa’s most breath-taking natural splendor with exquisite luxury aboard a newly refurbished train. Permanently stationed on the historical Selati Bridge high above the Sabie River at Skukuza Rest Camp, the Kruger Shalati Train on the Bridge now offers the most unique accommodation anyone could imagine. What is more, this re-envisioned train pays homage to the first guests who explored the park by train nearly a century ago since it is positioned in the exact spot where that historical train would park overnight. Whether you’re in search of a one-of-a-kind adventure, an engrossing break or to simply immerse yourself in the finest of luxuries, Kruger Shalati will take you on a special, most extraordinary journey. The lodge, with its 31 rooms, consisting of 24 carriage rooms and 7 Bridge House rooms, all provide a most original experience, tailor-made to enjoy utter comfort in an awesome way.

Rates

2024

R 39710 per person sharing
R 54460 per single traveller

2025

R 47010 per person sharing
R 61760 per single traveller

Itinerary

DAY 1: Johannesburg – Shalati Train on the Bridge -Fly In

Departing from the Johannesburg OR Tambo at mid-day on a 50min flight to the Skukuza Airport located in the heart of the Kruger National Park.  The flight route to the Kruger National Park in the Mpumalanga Province takes you over the wide-open spaces of the Highveld, down the escarpment and through the scenic Lowveld region.

You will be collected from the Skukuza Airport, check into your luxury train carriage suite and have time to freshen up, enjoy a light lunch and relax before departing on an open safari vehicle for your first afternoon game drive in the reserve.

Back at the lodge a delicious dinner under starlight will await you.

You overnight in your luxury carriage suite at Shalati Train on the Bridge and your deal includes lunch and dinner.

 

DAY 2 & 3 : Shalati Train on the Bridge

You will receive an early wake-up call and be served a hot beverage and rusks before departing on your 3-hour game drive while the sun rises in the east.

On return to the lodge you can enjoy a brunch and choose to spend the rest of the day at the pool or just lazing around.

Be ready for an afternoon game drive with an expert guide at about 16:00, to return in time for another starlit dinner.

You overnight in your luxury carriage suite at Shalati Train on the Bridge and your deal includes, breakfast lunch and dinner.

 

DAY 4: Shalati Train on the Bridge – Johannesburg

Rise early again, enjoy a hot beverage and rusk, and depart on your last morning game drive.

After witnessing a last African sunrise, you return to the lodge for breakfast before departing to the Skukuza Airport airport mid-morning to catch your departure flight back to the Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport.

Your deal today includes breakfast at the lodge.

What's Included

  • Return economy flights from the Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to the Skukuza Airport. Prices are subject to change depending on flight prices and availability.
  • 3 Nights at Kruger Shalati Train on the bridge
  • 3x Morning open vehicle safari drives
  • 3x Afternoon open vehicle safari drives
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
  • All beverages

What's Excluded

  • All items of personal nature
  • Optional extras
  • Gratuities
  • Visas if required

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