Explore the world famous Kruger Park and beautiful Mozambique.
Day 1 & 2: Kruger National Park (South Africa)
We depart early morning from Johannesburg & Pretoria for Kruger National Park that is home to 147 mammal (including the Big 5), 114 reptile, & 502 bird species.
You will be doing game drives inside Kruger National Park the majority of the day, with stops at view points and hides at waterholes. You will learn a lot from the guides, who have extensive knowledge of the animals, birds and plants. They also know the park, and animal movements, which enhances your game viewing opportunities.
Breakfast & lunch will be enjoyed at picnic sites within Kruger Park. We will be doing a two to three hour night drive (included) inside Kruger National Park with a parks board open sided vehicle. During these two days you have the opportunity of doing an optional 3 hour game walk (done by Kruger Park rangers).
Day 1: Lunch, Dinner included
Day 2: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner included
Day 3: Bilene (Mozambique)
We start our final game drive as soon as the gates open, in search of the animals that we have not seen on days 1 & 2.
We will then drive close to the border of Mozambique passing the southern point of Kruger National Park. After the border procedures, we will make our way up to beautiful Bilene, a small town surrounded by inland lakes.
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner included
Day 4: Bilene (Mozambique)
After an early morning swim in the clear waters of the inland lake that stretches for 27 kilometers, breakfast is served where after you can relax on the beach at our campsite. The rest of the day you can familiarise yourself with the local fisherman and maybe even go searching for prawns with them. This is an excellent time to immerse yourself in their culture and get to know how the locals live. There is a local market where you can find an assortment of curious and a walk through of the town is a must. In the late afternoon there is a sunset cruise that will last approximately 2 hours. There will be sun-downers and snacks served on the cruise.
Lunch, Dinner included
Days 5,6,7,8: Tofo Beach (Mozambique)
After waking up to the sounds of the Indian Ocean, we will enjoy a hearty tropical breakfast. We will travel north to the town of Inhambane, with one of the best curio markets in Mozambique. After a visit to the market, we head towards the beach of Tofo. The warm tropical waters of Tofo attracts many species of fish and other sea dwelling creatures such as green and leather-back turtles, manta rays and the whale shark, the majestic giant of the sea.
The days are spent organising swimming trips, lazing in the sun, swimming in the tropical sea, playing beach volleyball and walking down to the beach bar for sun-downers. The small town of Tofo also has its own small curio and food market and one or two restaurants where they serve great seafood and other local dishes typical of Mozambique. Your guide will organise your whale shark snorkel dive which is included in the tour cost. If you would like to learn how to surf, you will have the opportunity to take some classes.
Breakfast, Dinner included
Day 9: Maputo (Mozambique)
After time spent on the pristine beaches, our journey takes us to Maputo, the capital city of Mozambique. An unforgettable last evening is spent with local people at the lively true Mozambican fish market, where we relax and reflect on our Mozambique experience.
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner included
Day 10: Return to Johannesburg & Pretoria (South Africa)
We depart early morning for Johannesburg & Pretoria.
R 7 100 : Camping & Bedded
R 11 600 : Bedded accommodation (all 9 nights)
Qualified and registered guide
Meals as specified
Kruger National Park
Night drive inside Kruger National Park
Ocean safari (2 to 3 hours whale shark snorkling)
Sunset cruise on inland lake at Bilene
All drinks (except coffee & tea with meals)
Meals not specified
Optional game walk inside Kruger National Park