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Luxury Kruger Safari and Vilanculous Beach

11 days from £5,995pp

Includes flights
What is tailor made? Customised itinerary | Every trip is unique | Flexible accommodation options | Designed to your budget

Itinerary highlights

  • Track the Big Five on twice daily game drives

  • Discover the 350 bird species found within the Kruger National Park

  • Enjoy a scenic transfer and marvel at the breathtaking views on the Panorama Route

  • Kayak, dive and snorkel in Mozambique's warm Indian Ocean waters

Price includes

Scheduled international and domestic flights
In destination transfers
Activities and excursions as detailed
All accommodation
  • Johannesburg
  • Skukuza
  • The Sabi Sand Wildtuin
  • Hazyview
  • Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport- Nelspruit
  • Vilanculos Airport
  • Vilanculos
  • Vilanculos Airport

Itinerary idea in detail

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With international flights from a choice of airports including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Day 1 International outbound flight

Day 1 International outbound flight

International outbound flight

Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Johannesburg.

Day 2 The Sabi Sand Wildtuin

Day 2 The Sabi Sand Wildtuin

Johannesburg , Skukuza , The Sabi Sand Wildtuin

You'll be met off the aircraft when you land in Johannesburg by a ground representative. You'll be assisted during immigration and customs clearance, before checking in for your flight to Skukuza. Once you arrive in Skukuza, you'll meet your driver in the airport arrivals hall for your private road transfer to your lodge in the Sabi Sands Game Reserve. Settle in and meet your guide and tracker for your first game drive of the trip.

Day 3 The Sabi Sand Wildtuin

Day 3 The Sabi Sand Wildtuin

The Sabi Sand Wildtuin

You'll be woken up in the early morning before the sun rises. Meet your group while you enjoy a cup of coffee before setting out on your morning game drive. Early morning is the perfect time to spot wildlife. Nocturnal animals have hunted through the night and you may be able to spot predators before they relax for the day. Your game drive brings you back to the lodge for a hearty breakfast. You then have the rest of the day to relax before you head out on your afternoon game drive. Arrive back at the lodge where you can freshen up before dinner.

Day 4 The Sabi Sand Wildtuin

Day 4 The Sabi Sand Wildtuin

The Sabi Sand Wildtuin

After your wake up call, you'll make your way to the main lodge for your morning game drive followed by breakfast. During the day, you could relax at the pool or on your deck. Many lodges also have a spa which offer a variety of spa treatments. Your afternoon game drive takes place in the late afternoon and before sunset. You'll enjoy a refreshing drink while you watch the sunset. You'll then be driven back to the lodge as the tracker shines his spotlight through the bush in search of nocturnal species. When you arrive back at the lodge, you might enjoy a hearty meal around the boma (fireplace) where you can chat to other guests about the events of the day.

Day 5 Hazyview

Day 5 Hazyview

The Sabi Sand Wildtuin , Hazyview

You'll head out on your last morning game drive of the trip. After breakfast, you'll be collected by your private driver for your scenic transfer to the town of Hazyview. The transfer covers a few stops on the Panorama Route and you can get your camera out for a few snaps of the Blyde River Canyon in the distance.

Day 6 Vilanculos

Day 6 Vilanculos

Hazyview , Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport- Nelspruit , Vilanculos Airport , Vilanculos

You'll be collected by your driver for your private transfer to Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport. Once you arrive, check in for your flight to Vilanculos in Mozambique. You'll clear immigration and customs when your flight arrives and meet your driver in the arrivals hall for your transfer to your beach lodge. Once you arrive, settle in and enjoy the rest of the afternoon at leisure before an early dinner.

Day 7 Vilanculos

Day 7 Vilanculos

Vilanculos

Wake up bright and early and look out over the Indian Ocean as you enjoy breakfast. Today you could arrange horse ride along the beach or a kite surfing course for those who prefer a bit more adventure. Return to the lodge for dinner.

Day 8 Vilanculos

Day 8 Vilanculos

Vilanculos

Dhow safaris are perfect for those who wish to get closer to the abundance of marine life in this part of the Indian Ocean. You can explore the Bazaruto Archipelago or head out on a sunset cruise which departs in the late afternoon.

Day 9 Vilanculos

Day 9 Vilanculos

Vilanculos

Today is your last full day on the beach. You could stay at the lodge to relax and have a swim in the pool. You could also book a spa treatment at the lodge. You can either make your way to the spa or arrange for the therapist to do the treatment on your private deck.

Day 10 International return flight

Day 10 International return flight

Vilanculos , Vilanculos Airport , International return flight

Today you'll be collected after breakfast for your private transfer back to Vilanculos Airport. Check in for your flight to Johannesburg.

Day 11 International return flight

Day 11 International return flight

International return flight

Arrive home today to complete your journey.

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