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Kruger in Depth with G Adventures

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Book by Mar 15, 2024
8-Day Kruger in Depth - roundtrip Johannesburg 

This eight-day adventure does one thing very, very well: Kruger National Park. Starting in Johannesburg, get a taste of the region with a mouth-watering welcome braai before setting out for the Greater Kruger Area. Got your camera ready? Good. Because your next few days will (hopefully) feature a healthy dose of elephants, lions, and giraffes on the savanna, as well as chimpanzees at the Jane Goodall Institute’s Chimp Eden. This tour is Kruger National Park done to perfection.

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DAY-BY-DAY ITINERARY

8 DAY KRUGER IN DEPTHMay 25, 2024

Roundtrip Johannesburg | Travel Style: Classic | Service Level: Standard
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Meals: 7 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches, 6 Dinners
Accommodations: Hotels (2 nts), Tented Camp (2 nts) Lodges (3 nts)
Physical Rating: 2 - Light
CAD $1,999 Per Person Incl taxes

Day 1: Johannesburg, South Africa

Tour Begins | Meal: Dinner | Accommodation: Airport Game Lodge

Arrive at any time. Enjoy an included Braai to get your first taste of South African fare.

Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
Your opportunity to meet your CEO and fellow travelers, and learn more about your tour. Don't forget to see the notice in the lobby for the official time and place to meet up with the group.

Your Foodie Moment: Traditional South African Braai (Barbecue)
Enjoy a spread of grilled meats, vegetables, and homemade salads, and the opportunity to taste some of the South African flavors after your welcome meeting.

Day 2: Johannesburg & Greater Kruger Area

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner | Accommodation: Awelani Lodge

Depart Johannesburg early to get a jump start on our long drive. Arrive late afternoon in time to freshen up for dinner. An included lunch en route breaks up the drive. A long drive today means wildlife first thing tomorrow.

INCLUDES
Private Vehicle: Johannesburg – Kruger National Park
Settle in and scan the scenery from the convenience of a private vehicle on the way to the Greater Kruger Area and your accommodation for the night at the Awelani Conservancy.

Day 3: Greater Kruger Area

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner | Accommodation: Awelani Lodge

Up bright and early for an included bushwalk, take this opportunity to stretch your legs after yesterdays drive and to get up close and personal with the nature around you. Enjoy a picnic lunch after the walk and an afternoon rest back at camp. The afternoon includes a Safari drive to see the wildlife in the area.

INCLUDES
Nature Walk - Awelani Conservancy
There are many ways to experience the African soil, but doing it on foot is one of the most exciting ways to immerse yourself in the Great Kruger area. Follow an expert guide into the bush. The area is surrounded with Baobab trees and other plants and bushes endemic to the area. This is a great place to visit for any avid birdwatchers.

Northern Kruger Wildlife Safari Drive
Hop in a 4x4 safari vehicle and get yourself one step closer to the surrounding nature. Be ready to spot large herds of elephants roaming in the area as well as groups of buffalo, antelope, hyena, and more.

Day 4: Kruger National Park Area

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner | Accommodation: Umbhaba Eco Lodge

Enjoy an early start this morning to enter the park and enjoy the full-day safari drive through the park in our touring vehicle in search of the Big Five. Spend the day in Kruger National Park in search of the Big Five. After an exciting day of safari, arrive late afternoon at your lodge and enjoy some local fare at dinner.

INCLUDES
Private Vehicle: Kruger - Hazyview
Spend the day in Kruger National Park, trying to spot the big five. Enjoy a full day safari drive en-route to our lodge.

Day 5: Kruger National Park Area

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner | Accommodation: Umbhaba Eco Lodge

Another full day in Kruger awaits. Hop into a 4x4, because the wildlife safari drive is in a smaller vehicle today, offering a fresh perspective of the scenery and animals around you. Finish the day with a delicious dinner with your fellow travelers. Every day of safari is different, and it's the promise of the unknown that keeps every day so exciting.

INCLUDES
Kruger National Park Open Vehicle Wildlife Safari Drive - Full day
Hop in a 4x4 safari vehicle and get yourself one step closer to the surrounding nature. Be ready to spot elephants, giraffes, hippos, lions, zebras, and many other species in this impressive South African national park.

Traditional Dinner and Local Dancing
Enjoy a cultural evening with the local community. Dive into local fare with a delicious traditional dinner, then watch a local dance performance.

Day 6: Kruger National Park Area

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner | Accommodation: Umbhaba Eco Lodge

Today is a day at leisure. Choose to do another morning or afternoon safari drive or instead flex your photography muscles and join a tour of the Panorama Route. With lots to see and do, there is something for everyone to choose from. Opt for another full day in Kruger, or a half day perhaps if some relaxing is in order. Or visit the iconic Panorama Route during an optional full day tour.

With loads of optional activities to choose from, there's lots to see and do in Greater Kruger.

Day 7: Kruger & Johannesburg

Meal: Breakfast | Accommodation: Airport Game Lodge

Conservation plays a big role in Kruger and the surrounding areas. Broaden your knowledge about conservation when you visit Jane Goodall Foundation's Chimp Eden this afternoon en route to Johannesburg. Jane Goodall's Chimp Eden tour is the perfect way to capstone an epic safari in South Africa. Enjoy the remainder of the scenic drive back to Jozie, and arrive at the lodge early afternoon. Opt to join your CEO for a farewell dinner.

INCLUDES
Private Vehicle: Hazyview – Johannesburg
Settle in and scan the scenery from the convenience of a private vehicle.

Chimp Eden Tour
Chimp Eden, run by the Jane Goodall Institute, is the first and only chimpanzee sanctuary in South Africa. This is a home for orphaned and rescued chimps as well as those displaced from their natural habitats in other parts of Africa. Tour the facility and visit viewing areas for two different 'camps' where a guide will introduce you to the chimps and tell you about their history and behavior.

Day 8: Johannesburg, South Africa

Tour Ends | Meal: Breakfast

This marks the end of your Kruger in Depth adventure.

Terms & Conditions

All fares are tour only, per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability at the time of booking. Fares include taxes and fees and are in the currency indicated and do not include the discount.   Eligible travellers shall receive 10% off per person on guaranteed departures of these small-group tours, for select dates departing before July 31, 2024:   Cape and Namibia Adventure Cape Town to Victoria Falls Adventure Cape & Dunes Discoverer Highlights of Southern Africa Cape Town, Kruger & Zimbabwe Kruger in Depth Dunes, Deltas & Falls Discoverer   Must be booked between January 24, 2024 and March 15, 2024 at 23:59 EST. Valid only when applied to new bookings and bookings made using a Suspension Travel Credit issued as a result of a tour suspension due to COVID-19. Must quote promo code for 10% off at time of booking. Bookings must be made by calling G Adventures, through G Adventures’ travel agent booking system, or as otherwise indicated by G Adventures. Cannot be combined with any other offers, promotions or discounts and is subject to availability and airline booking guidelines. Does not apply to Expedition, National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures, National Geographic Family Journeys with G Adventures, Private Groups (with exception of the ‘Book Your Bubble Collection’), Independent trips, Day Tours, pre- or post-tour accommodation, insurance, upgrades, add-ons, “My Own Room” or “My Own Tent,” transfers, theme packs, or other in-country or on-board services. G Adventures reserves the right to withdraw this offer from sale at any time without prior notice. Any refunds made with respect to products booked under this promotion shall be issued at the discounted rate. G Adventures is not responsible for technical or system errors that may interfere with or otherwise prohibit the use of the promotion. All G Adventures’ tours are subject to G Adventures' full booking conditions, found here: gadventures.com/terms-conditions-policies/

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