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5-Day Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari & Panorama Route Tour   - The Mzansi Experience
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5 days

5-Day Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari & Panorama Route Tour

Start and end in Johannesburg
Tour Operator:
The Mzansi Experience
Max group size:
16
Age range:
1 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
132395
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US $947
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Highlights

  • Witness the circle of life in action on the African plains
  • Get up close to some of Africa’s most stealthy predators
  • Venture out to remote areas of Kruger National Park
  • Witness great herds of elephants and lion packs

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Itinerary

Start and end in Johannesburg! With the Big Five tour 5-Day Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari & Panorama Route Tour , you have a 5 days tour package taking you through Johannesburg, South Africa and 5 other destinations in South Africa. 5-Day Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari & Panorama Route Tour includes accommodation in a campsites as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  4. Day 4
  5. Day 5
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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
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  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
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Where You'll Stay

Camping
4 nights

Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.3
  • 4.6
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  • MA
    · March 6th, 2020
    The tour was excellent, Dyson and Micheal were excellent safari guides and all the staff at Kruger adventure lodge were superb
    Trip date: February 2020
  • PH
    · January 30th, 2020
    Fantastic safari experience seeing the Big 5 and great hospitality from the accommodation!
    The Mzansi Experience commented on this review
    Hi Pauline. Thank you so much for the great review. We are extremely happy that you had such a pleasant experience! I will pass this great review on to all the staff as well. Kind regards, Leon
    Trip date: January 2020
  • 5-Day Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari & Panorama Route Tour   reviewer 3
    · November 30th, 2019
    Such an amazing trip, saw the big 5 and Lucky our tour guide was brilliant.
    Trip date: November 2019
  • JS
    · November 21st, 2019
    It was a wonderful trip and experience. The staff al the lodge were very nice and profesional ( especially Lorraine) and Lucky (the guide) was excellent!
    The Mzansi Experience commented on this review
    Hi Jorge. Thank you for the great review! We are very happy that you had such a great experience. I will let Lorraine and Lucky know that they have a special mention. Kind regards, Leon and Tristine
    Trip date: November 2019
  • NM
    · September 20th, 2019
    5 days were very ideal for this package, including the transfer from Johannesburg. We loved the safaris, Michael and Lucky really knew where to go, but the substitute driver for our first full day safari was not so good. We also enjoyed the panorama... Show more
    The Mzansi Experience commented on this review
    Hi Nikos. Thank you kindly for the positive review. We will certainly make a great effort to give attention to those areas where you feel we can improve. We appreciate your honest feedback. Thank you once again for choosing The Mzansi Experience and... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
  • LF
    · September 11th, 2019
    The 5-day Mzansi Experience was fantastic working like a charm with outstanding accommodation at Hazyview’s Kruger Adventure Lodge, its staff, chefs and fabulous safari guide, Lucky. The safari package was a great value for the price!    We’re now... Show more
    The Mzansi Experience commented on this review
    Hi Lou Thank you for the fantastic review - we are always happy to get such awesome feedback and we are glad it was such a wonderful experience. Leon and Tristine
    Trip date: August 2019
  • K
    · April 14th, 2019
    Regarding the meals included: I spent 4 nights and I got the same dinner again after 2 nights. 3rd dinner same as 1st dinner and 4th dinner same as 2nd dinner.
    The Mzansi Experience commented on this review
    Hi Katja. Thank you for the review and notes about the meals. Can you please let me know if the meals were not up to standard, as we take great care of providing delicious meals? I will send the note to our lodge for future purposes. I trust the rest of... Show more
    Trip date: March 2019
  • GH
    · February 20th, 2019
    Good tour, good value
    Trip date: February 2019
  • C
    · October 15th, 2018
    I'm glad I joined. Highly recommended.
    Trip date: October 2018

Dates & Availability

5 days
5-Day Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari & Panorama Route Tour
From Johannesburg to Johannesburg
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  • Currency
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    South Africa
  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, Australia, New Zealand you will need an adaptor for types D, M.

    Type D
    South Africa
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    South Africa
  • Vaccines
    • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for South Africa. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for South Africa. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Cholera - Recommended for South Africa. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for South Africa. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for South Africa. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for South Africa. Ideally 10 days before travel.
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    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
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    • For any tour departing before June 14th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after June 14th, 2021, a minimum payment of $35 is required to confirm your booking with The Mzansi Experience. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 63 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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5-Day Kruger and Panorama Route Tour