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Kruger National Park

The Kruger National Park, currently covers an area of 19 685Km²/12 230m². This is the African continents most diverse and successful wildlife sanctuary. This vast track of wilderness is a model of successful management and exists by the rules of sustainable conservation.

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Beside the frequently seen “Big Five” (Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Rhino and Buffalo) there are 147 other mammal species, over 574 bird species and 114 reptile species. To this add a huge topographical and floral variation (17 different eco-zones), making Kruger National Park a unique haven for wildlife, flora and related species.

In May 2002 South Africa, Mozambique and Zimbabwe reached an agreement to formally merge an area of some 35 000 Km²/21 746m² to form the Greater Limpopo Transfrontier Park. Fences between Kruger National Park and Mozambique have been removed and animals relocated back into this area. This area is now accessible either through the border post near Pafuri picnic site or the new Giriyondo border post between Mopani and Shingwedzi Camps.

Kruger National Park has opened 4×4 vehicle one day adventure trails, the Madlabantu, Mananga, Nonokani and Northern Plains Trails. These day trails are not on the normal tourist routes and add another dimension to animal viewing.

There are more than 300 archaeological sites in the Kruger National Park with the Thulamela and Masorini sites open daily to the public. The cultural artifacts found date back between 30 000 – 100 000 years and there is strong evidence of bushman and Iron-Age habitation thought to be ±1 500 years old.

Climate

The Kruger National Park climate is subtropical/tropical with warm summer rainfall between October and March. Winters are dry and temperate with clear sunny days however evenings and early mornings can be cool.

Accommodation

There are 12 main lodges/camps and 5 smaller bush lodges/camps as well a number of privately run concession lodges in Kruger National Park.

All accommodation utilized by Summit Tours has en-suite bathrooms and air-conditioning. All the main lodges/camps have a restaurant, cafeteria and shop which stocks film, food, alcohol, soft drinks and other essentials.

Safaris

Summit Tours offers a daily range of safaris in open 4×4- safaris vehicles or air-conditioned minibuses to the southern and central section of this diverse and extensive South African “Big Five” attraction with qualified and experienced nature guides.

Duration:

  • Full Day Safari lasting 11-12 hours
  • Morning Safari lasting 06-07 hours
  • Afternoon Safari lasting 05-07 hours

                                                           

MSD 2. Eastern Panorama Drakensberg

  • Mpumalanga Province’s
  • Drakensberg Mountains

 

Divide the cooler Highveld to the west from the lower costal plains to the east. This natural phenomenon creates a display of splendid panoramic scenery. This tour visits the Victorian Town of Pilgrim’s Rest, Robber’s Grave, Blyde River Canyon.  The Three Rondavels, God’s Windows. Bourke’s Luck Pothles and Waterfalls.

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