5 Day Karongwe River Lodge Safari


ZAR TBA per single traveller

Includes: Return transfers from Johannesburg,  accommodation, open vehicle safari drives, meals as per itinerary, local beverages

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You will be assigned on of 11 spacious and air-conditioned suites, with an en-suite bathroom. The lodge offers guests a choice of five Luxury, two Family and two Executive Suites, as well as two Presidential Suites enjoying their own private plunge pools. The lodge offers an enchanting view over the Makhutsi River and the spacious lounge area leading onto a deck allow the perfect opportunity to view game. You can be assured of 24-hour security, and enjoy complimentary Internet access, a library and spa.



R TBA per person sharing
R TBA per single traveller


R 30 500 per person sharing
R 41 316 per single traveller


DAY 1: Johannesburg – Karongwe River Lodge

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. 

DAY 2,3 and 4: Karongwe River Lodge and the reserve

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. 

DAY 5: Karongwe River Lodge – Johannesburg

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.

What's Included

  • Collection and drop off from Johannesburg in a luxury air-conditioned vehicle
  • All meals, teas, coffees and snacks
  • Accommodation
  • Morning and afternoon safaris in open Land Rovers.
  • Drinks on sundowner safaris are limited to one per person with a choice of local beer, wine or soft drink
  • Wi-fi
  • Tourism levy/reserve entrance fee and Rhino levies

What's Excluded

  • Scheduled flights to/from OR Tambo International Airport
  • Mini Bar, curio, telephone, spa and laundry expenses.
  • Premium and imported beverages
  • Purchases of a personal nature
  • Gratuities
  • Meals not specified in the itinerary
  • Activities not specified in the itinerary.

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