Embark on a thrilling safari adventure in South Africa’s Kruger National Park. From the Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, you’ll be whisked away to the enchanting Pretoriuskop rest camp, where you’ll enjoy open vehicle safaris, delicious meals, and the magic of the African bush. The journey continues to the Greenfire game lodge, nestled within the Balule private game reserve, offering an immersive wildlife experience. With expert guides, incredible wildlife sightings, and unforgettable landscapes, this five-day safari is a truly unforgettable experience.
Day 1 – Johannesburg – Pretoriouskop Rest Camp
Your safari adventure begins with a collection from the Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport bus terminal at 07:00. From there, you will be transferred to a comfortable en-suite chalet located in the enchanting Pretoriuskop rest camp. Take some time to settle into your en-suite chalet, before embarking on an afternoon open vehicle safari, immersing yourself in the sights and sounds of the African bush. As the day comes to a close, indulge in a memorable dinner under the starry night sky.
Day 2 – Full Day Open Vehicle Safari Drive
Prepare for a full day of exploration in the world-famous Kruger National Park. Depart on a thrilling open vehicle safari, accompanied by a delicious breakfast enjoyed en route. As you journey through the park, keep a keen eye out for the diverse wildlife that calls this place home. Lunch will be at your own expense, offering the flexibility to choose your dining preferences. After an eventful day, return to the comfort of the Pretoriuskop rest camp and enjoy a flavorful dinner.
Day 3 – Morning Safari drive and transfer to the Greenfire Game Lodge
Pack your belongings and prepare for another thrilling morning open vehicle safari drive in the national park. Before bidding farewell to the stunning Pretoriuskop, indulge in a satisfying breakfast amidst the scenic surroundings. From here, your journey takes you north on the outskirts of the national park to the Greenfire game lodge, located around 120km away. Situated in the Balule private game reserve, forming part of the Greater Kruger National Park, the Greenfire lodge offers a unique and immersive experience. Upon arrival, check into the lodge nestled within this pristine wilderness and relish a refreshing light lunch. In the afternoon, set out on another exciting off-road open vehicle safari drive. The off-road experience provides the opportunity to view animals up close and personal, with a limited number of vehicles allowed per sighting. Conclude the day with a delectable dinner, savoring the flavors while surrounded by the sounds of the wild.
Day 4 – Morning and Afternoon safari drives
Immerse yourself in the magic of the African bush with morning and afternoon safari drives from the comfort of the Greenfire lodge. With expert guides, witness incredible wildlife sightings and embrace the awe-inspiring landscapes that surround you. Throughout the day, all your meals will be thoughtfully provided, allowing you to focus on the unforgettable safari experiences that await.
Day 5 – Morning safari drive and return to Johannesburg
Make the most of your final day on safari with a memorable morning safari drive, followed by a delicious breakfast. After bidding farewell to the Greenfire lodge, depart for Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, where you can expect to arrive between 17:30 and 18:00. Relish the remaining moments of your safari adventure as you reflect on the incredible encounters and unforgettable memories created throughout your five-day journey.