From (AUD)$8,395
Days13
Airfares included
Travel along the Panorama Route, one of world's most beautiful driving routes. Begin in Johannesburg and explore Soweto and the Apartheid Museum. Explore Greater Kruger National Park, which offers some of the best game viewing on the African continent. Have your camera ready during the many photo stops on the way to Hazyview.
Group Size — Max 12
Tips — Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, $170pp pre-paid
Transport — 4WD safari vehicle, Boat & Coach
No Hidden Extras
See the abundance of wildlife in Greater Kruger National Park. Look out for the 'Big 5'.
Experience a morning game drive in Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park, the oldest proclaimed reserve in Africa.
Explore Johannesburg, including Satyagraha House, the Apartheid Museum and the former houses of Nelson Mandela and Mahatma Gandhi.
Visit the rehabilitative Jane Goodall Chimpanzee Eden Sanctuary.

Special Experiences

Visit the Jane Goodall Chimpanzee Eden Sanctuary. Established in 2006, it cares for and rehabilitates chimpanzees rescued after being displaced from their natural habitat.
Discover St. Lucia Estuary by boat, looking out for elephants, crocodiles and hippos.

Itinerary Kruger & the Panorama Route

Itinerary

Day

Inclusions Kruger & the Panorama Route

Inclusions

Sightseeing

Sightseeing icon

Discover the many sides of South Africa

  • Enjoy a traditional African themed welcome dinner.
  • Discover Johannesburg’s vibrant Soweto district and visit the former houses of Nelson Mandela and Mahatma Ghandi.
  • Visit the moving Apartheid Museum.
  • Head out on fantastic game drives in iconic Greater Kruger National Park, one of Africa’s largest national parks and home to the 'Big 5'.
  • Enjoy a visit to Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre, that focuses on the conservation of rare, vulnerable and endangered animals.
  • Travel along the scenic Panorama Route and see the Three Rondavels View Point, Bourkes Luck Potholes and Gods Window.
  • Visit Jane Goodall's Chimpanzee Eden Sanctuary. Established in 2006, it is home to chimps that have been misplaced from their habitats in Africa.
  • Spend the night in the kingdom of eSwatini, the southern hemisphere’s smallest country.
  • Visit the Emdoneni Cat Rehabilitation Centre, where injured or orphaned cat species are rehabilitated with the intention of being released back into the wild.
  • Enjoy a game drive in the oldest proclaimed reserve in Africa, Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park.
  • Observe a traditional cultural experience in a Zulu Village.
  • Spend the night at St. Lucia Estuary, nestled between the Indian Ocean and the UNESCO iSimangaliso Wetland Park.
  • Enjoy a boat trip within the St Lucia Estuary in search of elephants, crocodiles and hippos.
  • Drive through the breathtaking Valley of 1000 Hills en-route to Durban.

Travel

Travel icon
  • Return economy-class flights from Australia to South Africa. Taxes included
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of tour
  • All touring in air-conditioned vehicles (excluding shared lodge open safari 4WD)
  • Tipping Made Easy, $170pp pre-paid

Accommodation

Accommodation icon
  • 6 nights in 3-4 star hotels
  • 5 nights in 4 star African lodges

Meals

Meals icon
  • 11 breakfasts, 5 lunches and 7 dinners, including group welcome and farewell dinners

Tour Guides

Tour Guides icon
  • English-speaking locally based national guide and driver (based on a minimum of 5 passengers)
  • English-speaking locally based guides 

Porterage

Porterage icon
  • Porterage included where available

Entrance Fees

Entrance Fees icon
  • Entrance fees to all national parks and reserves

Accommodation Kruger & the Panorama Route

Accommodation

Garden Court Sandton City Hotel

South Africa flag Johannesburg

Located in Johannesburg’s northern suburbs, the Garden Court Sandton City offers a central and convenient location with many top attractions within easy reach - from the best shopping malls to the most popular restaurants and entertainment options.

Facilities: air-conditioning; free wifi; fridge (on request); safe deposit box; outdoor swimming pool; tea & coffee making facilities

Garden Court Sandton City Hotel image

Imbali Safari Lodge

South Africa flag Greater Kruger National Park

Sheltered in a riverine forest overlooking the seasonal Nwaswitsontso river, Imbali is built on the site of a 400-year-old African settlement and nestled discreetly amidst a canopy of impressive Jackalberry and Tamboti trees in the iconic Greater Kruger National Park. Here you'll observe and enjoy one of South Africa’s most renowned wildlife experiences. Guests are accommodated in spacious suites, subtly decorated in neutral colours with enchanting splashes of African tradition, from the ornate wall lamps to the comfortable textured pillows.

Facilities: air-conditioning; free wifi (public areas); outdoor swimming pool; tea & coffee making facilities

Imbali Safari Lodge image

Casa do Sol

South Africa flag Hazyview

A perfect setting in the heart of the scenic Mpumalanga, this beautiful estate hotel is a haven of tranquil pools, deeply shaded glades and lush flower gardens. A prevailing sense of elegance, peace and quiet belies the fact that the wild and untamed world of the famous Kruger National Park is a mere 90 minute drive from the hotel. Rooms are beautifully appointed, each with its own individual character and style to complement the sounding village architecture.

Facilities: air-conditioning; free wifi (public areas); safe deposit box; outdoor swimming pool; tea & coffee making facilities

Casa do Sol image

Foresters Arms

Kingdom of eSwatini flag Mhlambanyatsi

The Foresters Arms is ideally situated for exploring all the attractions of the majestic Kingdom of Swaziland. The hotel is located on 90ha of beautiful eSwatini highlands, ranging from magnificent mountains and waterfalls in the west to the lush valleys of the middleveld and the low lying bushveld of the east. Dating back to the colonial times, the Foresters Arms is a place of great character and charm, offering a comfortable stay with excellent service.

Facilities: free wifi; safe deposit box; outdoor swimming pool

Foresters Arms image

Emdoneni Lodge

South Africa flag Hluhluwe

Emdoneni Lodge is situated on a small game farm, nestled amongst sand forest vegetation, and is the ideal location from which to explore the wildlife and coastal reserves nearby. Nature lovers will appreciate the abundance of wildlife within the hotel's surrounds. The lodge offers elegantly decorated, intimate and comfortable accommodation complete with a pool, boma and sky deck.

Facilities: air-conditioning; free wifi; fridge; safe deposit box; outdoor swimming pool; tea & coffee making facilities

Emdoneni Lodge image

St. Lucia Eco Lodge & Conference Centre

South Africa flag St. Lucia

St. Lucia Eco Lodge & Conference Centre is nestled in a tropical garden and provides stunning views of the Indian Ocean, Mapelane dune and the estuary mouth. For the eco-tourist St Lucia Ecolodge offers a unique combination of beach and bush.

Facilities: air-conditioning; safe deposit box; swimming pool; bar/restaurant outdoor furniture 

St. Lucia Eco Lodge & Conference Centre image

Protea Hotel Edward

South Africa flag Durban

Protea Hotel Edward nods back to a time of Victorian elegance.  The warm waters of the Indian Ocean are only 100m away and the promenade allows geusts to walk from uShaka Marine world to Suncoast Casino. Accommodation consists of graceful and stylish rooms featuring premium bedding.

Facilities: air-conditioning; free wifi; fridge/minibar; safe deposit box; outdoor swimming pool; tea & coffee making facilities

Protea Hotel Edward image

Information Kruger & the Panorama Route

Information

Let's Talk Fitness

 In the itinerary, this symbol indicates 2+ hours of walking, often across uneven ground and in areas of high altitude or heat and humidity.

At Bunnik Tours we don’t put specific age limits on our tours, but we also recognise some travellers may find our itineraries challenging.

We have a duty of care to all tour participants and the tour guides, so we do impose a firm policy on the level of fitness required by all our clients to attempt to ensure your safety and the safety of other travellers on our tours.

At Bunnik Tours our goal is for all our travellers to enjoy their tour, not struggle through it! Which is why we want to work with you to ensure you are on the best possible trip for your fitness level. We do reserve the right to refuse bookings if we feel that the requirements of the tour are too demanding.

Bunnik Tours are for independently minded travellers with good levels of mobility.

Our tours include:

  1. Generous amounts of free time
  2. Lots of walking
  3. Local and authentic experiences including various modes of transport and accommodation

In some regions travellers can also expect:

  1. Long days of travelling, at times on dirt and gravel roads in Africa
  2. Extended periods at high altitude (3,000-4,000 metres) in Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and Ethiopia
  3. Extended periods of walking/hiking through humid forest areas in Rwanda, Guatemala, Mexico and Costa Rica
  4. Limited medical facilities in remote areas

Bunnik Tours travellers are required to at least:

  1. Be able to walk 2-3 hours on uneven surfaces without the use of any walking aid, on any given day
  2. Walk up multiple flights of stairs and short, steep hills
  3. Stand for 20 minutes without needing to sit down, often in hot/humid climates
  4. Carry their own luggage
  5. Get on and off various modes of transport without assistance, including small boats

Bunnik Reviews

Dates & Prices Kruger & the Panorama Route

Dates & Prices
Select a tour to reserve your place.

*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

Start Date End Date Tour Price
Per person
twin share
Status    
15 Sep 20
28 Sep 20
$8,395
Available
13 Oct 20
26 Oct 20
$8,395
Available

Additional Information

Tipping
Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, $170pp pre-paid
Taxes
Total cost includes - air taxes, $675
Single Supplement
From $955
Day/Date Variations
Due to airline flight schedules day of arrival and day of departure may vary depending on your city of departure
Taxes & Fuel Costs
Total cost includes air taxes. Taxes and fuel surcharges change regularly so above levies shown as a guide only
Visa Information

You may need to obtain visas for this tour. Please check with your travel agent for further details. For Australian passport holders you may wish to visit our Passports and Visas page here for indicative information on what may be required.

Terms & Conditions

All prices shown are per person based on twin share. Prices and itineraries correct at current time but are subject to change. Please call for more details. View our full terms & conditions here.

Extensions Kruger & the Panorama Route

Extensions
Add another leg to your trip with an extension.

You might also like...