Rejuvenate your senses and become one with nature in the African bush at the tranquil riverfront setting of Karongwe River Lodge. Here you share the environment with the Big Five (lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino and elephant) as well as many other creatures you may encounter on an open vehicle game drive. You will never forget the ambience of a sundowner as the sun sets over the majestic Drakensberg Mountains and the scenic environment will provide many photographic opportunities. Game drives and bird watching will come alive with experienced and qualified game rangers and Shangaan trackers.
You will be collected from OR Tambo International Airport and driven via the N4 motorway through the scenic JG Strydom Tunnel towards Tzaneen to arrive at Karongwe River Lodge by mid-day, in time for a light lunch.
Spend a relaxed afternoon at the pool or on the deck before a late afternoon safari in an open game drive vehicle.
After watching the sun set, you will return to the lodge where dinner will be served in the dining area or outside under the stars (weather permitting).
You overnight in a luxury suite at Karongwe River Lodge and your stay includes lunch and dinner.
Your wake-up call at 05:00 and a hot beverage and rusks will prepare you for a three-hour sunrise game drive in the reserve.
On return to the lodge, a late breakfast awaits. The rest of the day you can spend relaxing at the pool, library, spa or the lounge area. Your afternoon game drive will commence at about 16:00, to return around 19:00 in time for dinner in the dining area or outside under the stars (weather permitting).
You overnight in your luxury suite at Karongwe River Lodge and your stay includes breakfast, lunch and dinner.
On your last morning, you can enjoy your last early game drive watching the sun rise, followed by another hearty breakfast before departing mid-morning on your return journey to Johannesburg.
You will arrive at OR Tambo International Airport during late afternoon – approximately 17:00.
Your deal today includes breakfast at the lodge.