While Australian Geographic compiles beautiful photographs and the Discovery Channel provides beautiful films of nature at its best, it’s not quite the same as waking up to a real lion's roar every morning. Don't dream about safaris and dusty buffalo plains, purchase today's Deal and make it a reality!
Embark on the experience of a lifetime and head to South Africa. Today's Deal has two great options on offer for you to choose from.
For just $875pp, enjoy five nights of 4 star accommodation (twin share) at Royal Kruger Lodge plus tours and game drives (value $1,620).
For just $2,999pp, enjoy five nights of 4 star accommodation (twin share) at Royal Kruger Lodge plus tours and game drives plus return economy flights through Singapore Airlines. Flights depart from Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth or Melbourne and arrive in Johannesburg or Capetown (value $4400).
Please note, flights and accommodation must be booked separately. Singapore Airlines flights depart from Perth, Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney and Brisbane and arrive in Johannesburg or Capetown. A high season surcharge applies from 1 to 4 June 2013 and 12 to 31 July 2013. $350 surcharge for all flights from Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney and Brisbane and $400 surcharge for Perth flights.
A single supplement of $200 is also available and can be paid direct to Royal Kruger Lodge when booking. For full terms and conditions, click here.
On arrival, make your way to your accommodation, the private 4 Star Royal Kruger Lodge. Enjoy five blissful nights in a luxury room (twin share) with all meals included. Wake up every morning to a full breakfast, return from your explorations to a light lunch and indulge in a four course starlit Boma dinner every evening.
Immerse yourself in the natural surrounds and sleep, eat and relax in the company of over 60 species of mammals, 500 species of birds and numerous species of reptiles. Lions reside within short walking distance from the lodge, inside the Lionspruit reserve and can often be heard during dinnertime.
Today's Deal also includes a variety of tours to undertake. Don't forget your camera when you venture off in an open safari vehicle led by highly skilled rangers, into the heart of the wild African Bushveld. Please note, children under 6 years are not permitted on open safaris.
Spend the next day on a guided orientation bushwalk through Marloth. Enjoy an up close and personal experience with wildlife and learn how to identify a variety of animal tracks such as a giraffe, zebra, kudu, impala, vervet monkeys, mongoose, spotted genet or warthog. Enjoy a sundowner drive to the Crocodile River, which includes local beer, soft drinks and light snacks.
You will also participate in two Open Game drives through Kruger National Park. Under the direction of qualified and knowledgeable Game Rangers, see Africa at its finest and witness 147 animal species and 500 colourful birds living in their natural habitat. Keep a close eye out for thrilling sights of the Big 5: lion, leopard, elephant, rhino and buffalo.
If you wish to extend your stay, included are 3 x AUD $100 discount vouchers for each additional night. One discounted voucher is valid per additional night. For those flying solo, a single supplement of AUD $200 can be paid direct to Royal Kruger Lodge when booking.
Renowned for its exceptional personal service and intimate atmosphere, Royal Kruger Lodge is located in the heart of Marloth Park, situated at the southern side of the Kruger National Park and bordered by the Crocodile River. It is conveniently located 50 minutes from Mpumalanga International airport and a 5 hour drive from Johannesburg.
Royal Kruger Lodge … relaxation, adventure, the finest experience in South Africa.