Hluhluwe/Mkuze Safari

Hluhluwe/Mkuze Safari

3 days, 2 nights

Two amazing Big5 South African safari parks in three days. Mkuze Game Reserve and Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park are on the top of many local and international travelers lists. Your Big5 safari starts from Durban city.

Day one -Traveling along the Kwa-Zulu Natal coast we arrive at Mkuze Game Reserve, in the heart of Zululand. A picturesque reserve teaming with wildlife. The Big5 are all found inside Mkuze’s boaders. Lion often roam through Mkuze from the adjoining Isimangaliso Wetland Park, formerly known as the St Lucia Wetland Park. Mkuze Game Reserve also boasts over 450 species of bird. Once settled in we will have lunch before embarking on a guided walk through the fig forest. Dinner will be a bush braai/barbeque prepared by your guide. Mkuze’s camp has a pool for guests to cool off and relax.

African Leopard

Mkuze/Hluhluwe Big5 Safari

Day two – After breakfast we make our way towards Hilltop Camp in the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Big Five Park. This pristine world renowned park is rich in wildlife. The ‘Big5′ are what Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Reserve are famed for. Surrounding us, hundreds of other mammal and bird life species can be found, including Hyena, Cheetah, Hippo and the African Wild Dog. The rest of the day will be spent continuing our wildlife viewing activities. The late afternoon can be spent around the pool or stocking up at curio’s at the camps shop. Dinner will be at Hilltop camp’s Mpunyane restaurant, with a hot and cold buffet of traditional African and international dishes.

Day three – A final buffet breakfast in Hilltop is followed by a game drive with your safari guide. We make our way out of Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve and onto St Lucia for a boat cruise along the River. Here you will be able to view, Crocodiles, Hippos and Fish Eagles. A perfect opportunity for photographers to capture the beauty of this World Heritage Site. We then make our return journey to Durban.

We place tourist safety at the top of our priorities list. All areas visited and routes taken are considered with your safety in mind.

Price of safari – R7450.00 per person sharing. Minimum 2 persons.  Discounts apply for group bookings, please inquire for rates.

The above safari can also be done over 2 days and 1 night, or extended longer than 3 days and 2 nights. Your itinerary will remain the same. Please contact us for rates.

Open vehicle game drives are available on request. This is paid direct to Hilltop Camp. The price is R300.00 per person

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Name of tour
01/11/16 – 31/10/17
Important Details
Days 3 Days/2 nights
Departure Durban hotels and guesthouses
Return Durban hotels and guesthouses
Departure Day Daily
Starts Durban
Ends Durban
Min Passengers 2
Languages English
Includes: A qualified tour guide, all transportation, all accommodation, St Lucia river boat cruise, breakfasts and dinners, snack pack, mineral water, tolls, gate fees.
Excludes: Personal expenses, lunches, additional drinks, gratuities, personal and medical insurance.

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