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3-Day Classic Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari - The Mzansi Experience
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3 days

3-Day Classic Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari

Start and end in Johannesburg
Tour Operator:
The Mzansi Experience
Max group size:
8
Age range:
1 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
141122
Private available:
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US $584
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Itinerary

Start and end in Johannesburg! With the Safari tour 3-Day Classic Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari, you have a 3 days tour package taking you through Johannesburg, South Africa and 2 other destinations in South Africa. 3-Day Classic Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari includes accommodation, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Johannesburg to Kruger (Lowveld farmland route)
  2. Day 2: Kruger National Park – open vehicle game drives
  3. Day 3: Return to Johannesburg
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  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.2
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.4
  • 4.6
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  • 3-Day Classic Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari reviewer 1
    · February 4th, 2020
    Every part of this tour was amazing! The transportation to and from the lodge was comfortable and our driver was friendly and knowledgeable about the questions we were all asking The lodge was great! The staff were all very friendly and helpful.... Show more
    The Mzansi Experience commented on this review
    Hi Stephanie. Wow - we feel so happy and honoured that you had such a great time with us! We just love how much YOU loved the experience. I will pass on the great feedback to Michael and the lodge staff as well. Hope to see you in South Africa again in... Show more
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    Trip date: January 2020
  • 3-Day Classic Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari reviewer 2
    · January 26th, 2020
    Amazing, best way to do Kruger on a budget. Got to love it!
    The Mzansi Experience commented on this review
    Hi James. Wow - thanks for the great feedback. We are so happy that you had an amazing time during your safari. Thank you for choosing The Mzansi Experience. Kind regards, Leon and Tristine
    Trip date: January 2020
  • 3-Day Classic Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari reviewer 3
    · January 16th, 2020
    Excellent trip - can only recommend!
    The Mzansi Experience commented on this review
    Hi Thomas. Thank you for the great review. I am very glad you had such a great time. Kind regards, Leon
    Trip date: January 2020
  • 3-Day Classic Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari reviewer 4
    · September 13th, 2019
    Better than i expected
    The Mzansi Experience commented on this review
    Hi Yung. Thank you for the positive review. We were really happy to have you on tour! Leon and Tristine
    Trip date: September 2019
  • SP
    · June 2nd, 2019
    Amazing experience from start to finish. Staff amazingly friendly. So lucky to have had a private jeep to ourselves. Mikel was very informative and showed up loads of animals on our safari adventure. All staff members were so friendly and... Show more
    The Mzansi Experience commented on this review
    Hi Sarah! I am so glad that you enjoyed your safari trip so much. We are really happy that you had a great time. Thank you for choosing us to go on safari!
    Trip date: May 2019
  • NA
    · April 14th, 2019
    This was an excellent tour. Seeing all these animals up close was amazing.
    Trip date: March 2019
  • 3-Day Classic Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari reviewer 7
    · March 27th, 2019
    Yes it was really good we seen all the animals the park has to offer in a day and a half.
    The Mzansi Experience commented on this review
    Hi Greg. Thank you for your review! Please let me know what we can do to earn that 5th star for our next review, we are always open to suggestions for improvement!
    Trip date: March 2019

Dates & Availability

3 days
3-Day Classic Kruger National Park Big 5 Safari
From Johannesburg to Johannesburg
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  • 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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