Guests stay in spacious 2-man Meru safari tents that are equipped for comfort and convenience. Dining under the stars around a camping firepit makes it an authentic safari experience.
Reduced cancellation fees may apply (t&c)
The 4-day Kruger classic camping safari tour is an opportunity to thoroughly explore the southern and central section of the iconic Kruger National Park. Discover why South Africa’s oldest and largest national park is one of the most popular safari destinations in Africa.
Guests stay in tented accommodation at Pretoriuskop Rest in the Kruger Park that is fully equipped for comfort and convenience. The sunset/night game drives are in an open safari vehicle with a professional SANParks ranger who’s allowed to take guests out into the bushveld well after the normal gate closing times.
Kruger National Park open vehicle safari tour; sunrise and sunset game drives.
Pretoriuskop Rest Camp is located in the southern section of the Kruger National Park which is renowned for its incredible biodiversity, high concentration of animals and prolific birdlife. It’s surrounded by kiaat woodlands and savanna grasslands which is home to the Big 5 and an array of antelope.
Accommodation at Pretoriuskop Rest Camp ranges from budget-friendly campsites for tents and caravans and self-catering ensuite bungalows to family cottages and luxury guest houses. A recent addition is a tented campsite that is situated on the fenceline overlooking the surrounding leafy woodlands.
There is a fully-stocked convenience store at Pretoriuskop Rest Camp and a fast-food restaurant which offers tourists simple, affordable meals. Pretoriuskop Rest Camp is best known for its spectacular swimming pool that’s built up against a flat granite boulder.
We depart from OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg between 07h30 and 08h00. It’s roughly a 5-hour drive that takes you from the Highveld on a scenic route down the Lowveld escarpment to the southern section of the Kruger National Park.
We arrive at Pretoriuskop Rest Camp mid-day; relax and enjoy the camp facilities until it’s time to depart for the late-afternoon game drive on an open safari vehicle, accompanied by a SANParks ranger. Return to Pretoriuskop Rest Camp late evening and enjoy a star-lit dinner.
Please note: It’s a shared game drive and other guests staying at Pretoriuskop may join you on the open safari vehicle.
Overnight in tented accommodation at Pretoriuskop Rest Camp (shared ablution facilities).
Depart early morning after hot beverages and rusks for a 3-hour sunrise game drive in southern Kruger. Return to Pretoriuskop for a late breakfast and a few hours of relaxation. Depart late afternoon for a sunset/night game drive. Return to Pretoriuskop Rest Camp late evening and enjoy a star-lit dinner.
Overnight in tented accommodation at Pretoriuskop Rest Camp.
Includes: Breakfast & dinner
Wake up early for hot beverages and rusks and then depart for a sunrise game drive. Enjoy a light breakfast back at Pretoriuskop Rest Camp before packing up and departing for Johannesburg. We arrive in Johannesburg late afternoon (approx 17h00).
MoAfrika Tours and its service providers offer cost effective group tours and transfers ranging from 2 - 12 persons per vehicle, please do inform us if you would prefer a private tour (additional rates may apply).
Collection / Drop off
Collection from the Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport between 07:00 – 07:30am. Collections from any other Hotels or Address in Johannesburg can be arranged (additions rates apply).
Drop-off at the Johannesbirg OR Tambo Airport around 17:00, drop off at any other Hotels or address can be arranged (additional rates apply).
If you plan to fly out of OR Tambo International Airport on the last day of the safari tour, we suggest reserving a domestic flight that departs no earlier than 19h30 and an international flight that departs no earlier than 21h00.
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