Renowned for its incredible biodiversity and outstanding animal sightings, guests enjoy sunrise and sunset game drives in pristine African bushveld. Manyeleti Private Game Reserve is home to the Big 5, in particular a large population of leopards.
The 3-day safari tour takes you from OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg to the magnificent Manyeleti Private Game Reserve located in the Greater Kruger National Park. It lies on the eastern unfenced border of the iconic Kruger National Park, nestled between Sabi Sands and Timbavati.
Manyeleti Safari Camp offers simple, comfortable accommodation at an affordable price. Set in a peaceful,tranquil bushveld setting; you’re guaranteed complete relaxation and privacy.
Included in the tour rate is the option of exploring the world-famous Panorama Route which takes you to the beautiful Blyde River Canyon and nearby attractions. It’s a feast of magnificent scenery, cultural history and a chance to see more of the northern region of South Africa.
Two shuttle buses depart each day from OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg; 06h45 and 10h45.
It’s a 5-6 hour drive from Johannesburg to Manyeleti Private Game Reserve in the Greater Kruger Park; taking the scenic rote through the historic towns of the Panorama Route and to the town of Hoedspruit with scheduled stops for bathroom breaks and leg stretches.
Arrive in Manyeleti Safari Camp early afternoon. Check into your chalet and enjoy a light meal before departing late afternoon for the evening game drive. Sundowners at a special vantage point.
A 3-course dinner under the stars at the outdoor boma at Manyeleti Safari Camp (weather dependent).
Included: Sundowner drinks and a 3-course dinner
A perfect day of relaxation in Manyeleti Safari Camp, sandwiched between an exciting early morning and late afternoon Big 5 safari tour of Manyeleti Private Game Reserve.
Optional and at no extra cost is a tour of the Panorama Route. Visit the magnificent Blyde River Canyon, Three Rondavels, Lisbon Falls and God’s Window. Stop for lunch at one of the famous historic towns (for your own cost).Included: Breakfast snacks and hot beverages, light lunch, sundowner drinks and a 3-course dinner
Wake up early for tea and coffee and then depart for a sunrise safari tour of Manyeleti Private Game Reserve. Enjoy a light breakfast back at Manyeleti Safari Camp before checking out of your chalet.
You’ll be driven to Hoedspruit mid-morning to catch the shuttle bus back to OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg.
Arrive in Johannesburg between 16h30 and 17h00, depending on traffic.
Guests are collected and dropped off at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg. By special request, guests can be collected from their accommodation in Johannesburg or Pretoria for an additional cost.
Flights to and from OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg and the Hoedspruit Airport can be arranged by us and paid for by a guest for a separate cost to the tour rate. The flying time is approximately 1 hour.