From trekking through Kruger national park on the hunt for the 'Big Five', the more scenic treats, such as 'God's Window' to dining under the stars with a traditional African 'Boma' the regal mpumalanga and wildlife adventure packs everything you'll need to experience the best of the wilderness of South Africa.
Travel along the famous Long Tom Pass, which comprises of some of the most stunning view in the area, before a magical safari around Kruger National Park. You'll also be expertly looked after by experience guides and trekkers, giving you the best opportunities to see what makes South Africa so famous! From South Africa you will be transferred to Dubai and stay at the Grand Hyatt Dubai. One of the most modern and luxurious hotels in Dubai, Grand Hyatt Dubai towers majestically over the edge of Dubai's historic creek. Grand Hyatt Dubai is one of the 5 star hotels in Dubai which is closely located to the financial and entertainment districts such as Dubai International Financial Centre, Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa.
- High-speed Internet access and wireless connectivity in Dubai
- Savour the magic of this enormous wilderness in South Africa
- Drives are conducted by a qualified game ranger and Shangaan tracker who will share their vast experiences of the savannah
- Departs: london
- Arrives: johannesburg, South Africa
- Departs: johannesburg, South Africa
- Arrives: dubai, United Arab Emirates
- Departs: dubai, United Arab Emirates
- Arrives: london
Regal Mpumalanga & Wildlife Adventure
- As Per Itinerary
- Experience an open 4x4 vehical game drive
- Enjoy an evening feast under the stars
- Visit the iconic 'God's Window'
A quintessential African journey including an exclusive private game lodge, panoramic vistas and the world famous Kruger National Park. This fully guided adventure is guaranteed to captivate and enthral guests with the spirit and wonders of Africa.
Touch down at OR Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg) where you'll be met and transferred to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day at leisure, exploring the magnificent suburban shopping malls or take an optional afternoon Soweto Tour (own account). At 19h00 we all meet up at reception for a briefing on the tour and a chance to meet your fellow travellers.
Accommodation: Protea Hotel Balalaika or similar
Distance travelled today: 35 km
(Sun) Northern Kruger Park & Surrounds (BB, D + 2 Game Activities)
We leave Johannesburg and travel via the towns of Dullstroom and Lydenburg before we ascend the grandiose north-eastern Drakensberg mountain range via Abel Erasmus Pass and the Strydom Tunnel. After a lunch stop (own account) we arrive at our exclusive private game reserve. After tea, we set off on an afternoon/evening open 4x4 vehicle game drive - perfect for game viewing. Drives are conducted by a qualified game ranger and Shangaan tracker who will share their vast experiences of the savannah. A decadent evening meal compliments and completes the day's adventure.
Accommodation: Shiduli Private Game Lodge or similar
Distance travelled today: 480 km
(Mon) Northern Kruger Park & Surrounds (FB + 2 Game Activities)
Morning and afternoon game drives will be spent traversing the many hectares of supreme and diverse vegetation in search of the Big Five, as well as a wealth of other smaller creatures and bird species. The Lodge is the ideal place to unwind during the heat of the day in a relaxed ambience with its lush indigenous garden dappled in shade, or around the sparkling pool. In the evening, enjoy a dinner feast under the stars in a traditional African 'boma'.
Accommodation: Shiduli Private Game Lodge or similar
Distance travelled today: 80 km
(Tue) Hazyview (BB)
Set off before sunrise in our open safari vehicle in search of elusive nocturnal animal species and enjoy morning coffee, tea and traditional snacks as daylight begins in the African bushveld. After enjoying a hearty brunch, it is time to meander through the extraordinary Panorama route. Enjoy the breath taking views across the Blyde River Canyon (3 Rondavels), Bourke's Luck Potholes, Lisbon waterfalls and God's Window. After a short refreshment stop in Graskop, we travel to Hazyview arriving in the late afternoon.
Accommodation: Perry's Bridge Hollow Boutique Hotel or similar
Distance travelled today: 180 km
(Wed) A Morning Big Five game viewing in Kruger National Park (PB)
Set off before breakfast for a morning in search of lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino and leopard, and all manner of wondrous wildlife, birds and plant species. Savour the magic of this enormous wilderness. We return to Hazyview around lunch time and you have the afternoon at leisure. For guests who wish to substitute their morning game drive, a morning elephant interaction with these 'gentle giants' is available for you to enjoy. Saying goodbye to the animals, we conclude the safari adventure by returning to Johannesburg with a drop off at OR Tambo International Airport or your hotel in Johannesburg.
Distance travelled today: 420 km
Grand Hyatt Dubai
- Grand Room
- Bed and Breakfast
- Unrivalled selection of bars and restaurants
- Excellent bathing facilities both in-room and around the hotel
- Scenic setting set in the heart of Dubai
Surrounded by 37 acres of landscaped gardens, Grand Hyatt Dubai evokes a contemporary and luxurious feel. Located in Dubai city, which houses the financial and entertainment districts, there are many attractions nearby such as Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa. Grand Hyatt offers dazzling views of both the skyline of Dubai and the creek of this enchanting Arabian city.
Amazing holiday, beautiful, clean sparkling 5 star hotel, staff were lovely and breakfast and club facilities were fantastic. 5 minute walk to nearest metro, making it very easy to get around. Excellent value for money. Close to airport. We would definitely return.
Angela Walker reviewing Grand Hyatt Dubai (18-May-2017)
£2619 per person
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