Swaziland, Mozambique, Kruger National Park & Panoramic Lowveld
7- 15 June 2020
Fly from George to O.R. Thambo (JHB). From here by road along the N4, past Witbank, Middelburg and Belfast. Stop along the way to stretch legs and get something to eat. Continue via Schoemanshoek & Nelspruit to Hectorspruit for our 1st overnight.
Depart Hectorspruit. Travel along N4, direction Nelspruit, and then via Sabie, where we’ll visit a lovely waterfall, before proceeding to Graskop. NEW! Experience “Gorge lift”, taking us down, into the indigenous forest. Spectacular views & vegetation, with a beautiful view onto their waterfall!! Wooden walkways in the forest, to explore on foot!
Visit: Berlin & Lisbon waterfalls, “God’s window”, as well as Pinnacle a huge “pillar” rising from the floor in Blyde Canyon.
Bourke’s Luck Potholes is very unique, and a must see! Visit viewpoints at “Three Rondavels”, looking down onto Blyde River dam. Proceed along J.G. Strijdom tunnel, to Swadini, outstanding Resort of Forever Resorts. Overnight Swadini.
An interesting activity awaits. We are going on a boat cruise at Blyde River dam! Exciting experience, with stunning views. Unique Kadishi Tufa waterfall can be viewed.
Return to Hectorspruit. Route is via Bushbuckridge, Hazyview & White River, along N4 to Hectorspruit.
This afternoon at your leisure! Relax a little, we have some full, action packed days ahead of us!! You may swim, both cold & warm swimming pools. Play Putt-Putt or jack up your fitness in the “Gym”, or catch up with lost sleep – relax as you wish!
Optional activity, on offer – your choice!! Guests who stay at Hotel, will have dinner & overnight at Hotel.
Optional (NOT included in Tour package): GAME VIEWING & Bush Braai Dinner INSIDE Kruger Park with “Game Viewer”.5 – 6 hours luxury excursion!!
Depart ± 3 p.m. Embark on an afternoon Sunset Safari, within the Kruger Park, that will take you to an EXCLUSIVE Bush braai Site. Guests will enjoy a drink around the fire and experience African sunset. Dinner (Braai) will be served, with hot and cold side dishes, with salad and desert afterwards. Return on a night drive! Experience nocturnal animals, not spotted in daylight! Excursion finishes around 21:30.
Price for this exotic excursion: R1.320- per person (Excluded from our Tour package). Your choice, you are not obliged to go!
Day visit to Kruger Park. Depart Hectorspruit, enter KNP at Malelane gate. Relax a little & stretch the legs at Afsaal. Be on the lookout for more animals, on our way to Skukuza, ideal for lunch.
Late afternoon return to our Hotel at Hectorspruit.
VALID PASSPORTS REQUIRED!!
Early morning departure! Day visit to Swaziland! Exciting day awaits, with plenty tourist attractions, such as: Swazi Candle Factory, Ngwenya Glass Blowing, Matenga Cultural Village, Maguga Dam and more!
Light lunch included in your price!
Return to Hectorspruit.
Day visit to Kruger Park! Depart our Hotel, travel to Komatipoort. Enter Park at Crocodile bridge. Stretch the legs at Lower Sabie. Sunset dam is a must!
Relax at Skukuza – something for lunch.
Time to return in the late afternoon.
Another early morning departure for our day trip to Maputo! Various tourist attractions, amongst others: Iron house (Casa de Ferro). This house, made entirely of iron, was far too hot for residence.
Maputo station building – the station has been ranked as one of the world’s most beautiful.
Botanical Gardens – The gardens are exquisitely laid out. The statue of Samora Machel, presides over the entrance.
Polana Hotel – landmark – luxury 5 star Hotel!
Historical Museum & “Fortress”: The Fortress is a simple monument, yet impressive. Today is a museum that gathers pieces of cannons and armament.
Light lunch: included in your price!
Return to Hectorspruit: dinner & overnight.
Time to leave & return home. Travel along N4, past Belfast & Witbank to O.R. Thambo
(JHB) Airport. Stop along the way for facilities & something to eat. Flight departs at 14:35 for George.