South African Safari Adventure

KRU

Day 1 UK - In flight

VIP Outbound2

Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service collects you from home for your flight to Johannesburg.

Day 2 Johannesburg - Waterberg

kru day 2

After arriving into Johannesburg this morning, we begin our journey north, heading first to the Waterberg biosphere and our tented lodge. In the afternoon we enjoy a game drive in search of local wildlife within the reserve.

  • Game drive in the Waterberg region (afternoon)

Day 3 Waterberg

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Waking on our first morning to magnificent mountain scenery, we head off on an early game drive. You may see any of the ‘Big Five’ (lions, elephants, buffalos, leopards and rhinos), as well as hyenas, birds and at variety of antelope. After lunch we enjoy another game drive. This evening a bush dinner awaits.

  • 2 game drives in the Waterberg region (morning/afternoon)

Day 4 Waterberg

Entabeni

Another thrilling day of wildlife begins with a walking safari to experience the bush from another perspective. This afternoon we’ll head out on another game drive.

  • Walking safari (morning)
  • Game drive in the Waterberg region (afternoon)

Day 5 Limpopo

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Today we continue our adventure to Limpopo in South Africa’s far north, travelling through the region’s diverse landscape. We stop en route for a picnic lunch, arriving this afternoon at our lodge for the next three nights, a tranquil retreat in Mapesu Nature Reserve, where we enjoy a bush walk around the local area.

  • Bush walk in Mapesu Nature Reserve (afternoon)

Day 6 Limpopo

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We begin early for a guided visit to Mapungubwe UNESCO World Heritage Site. Here, in the 9th century Iron Age, the first-known Bantu settlement was established in South Africa. The site’s most famous artefact, the ‘Golden Rhino’, highlights the importance of the settlement within the vast Indian Ocean trade network. After lunch we head to Mapungubwe National Park for an exhilarating game drive.

  • Visit Mapungubwe UNESCO World Heritage Site (morning)
  • Game drive in Mapungubwe National Park (afternoon)

Day 7 Limpopo

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We return to Mapungubwe National Park for a bush walk or game drive. In the afternoon we’re privileged to see some ancient rock shelters adorned with around 200 pieces of art. They’re a legacy of the San people who occupied this area of Africa before the Bantu civilisations arrived.

  • Game drive or bush walk in Mapungubwe National Park (morning)
  • San Rock Art at Mapungubwe (afternoon)

Day 8 Limpopo - Makalali Private Game Reserve

kru day 8

Today we head to Makalali Private Game Reserve. Our lodge lies within a landscape dominated by the northern Drakensberg Mountains, thought to have inspired South African-born author JRR Tolkien. We embark on a game drive before dinner.

  • Game drive in Makalali Private Game Reserve (afternoon)

Day 9 Makalali Private Game Reserve

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Enjoy two more incredible game drives, searching for wildlife.

  • 2 game drives in Makalali Private Game Reserve (morning/afternoon)

Day 10 Makalali Private Game Reserve

kru day 10

Today we enjoy two more exciting game drives through the breathtaking reserve, perhaps even spotting an elusive leopard or a lion.

  • 2 game drives in Makalali Private Game Reserve (morning/afternoon)

Day 11 Kruger National Park

day 11

Today we travel along part of the famous Panorama Route. We stop by the Three Rondavels, Bourke’s Luck Potholes and God’s Window, before arriving at our lodge within the Kruger National Park.

  • Experience the Panorama Route (afternoon)

Day 12 Kruger National Park

kru day 12

Today we have included two game drives in an area of diverse game viewing and wealth of wildlife.

  • 2 game drives in Kruger National Park (morning/afternoon)

Day 13 Kruger National Park

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Two further game drives today before our final evening meal in serene surroundings, with the chance to share your favourite recent wildlife moments with your fellow travellers.

  • 2 game drives in Kruger National Park (morning/afternoon)

Day 14 Kruger National Park - Johannesburg - In flight

Kruger National Park

Transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK.

Day 15 UK

VIP Inbound 2

Upon arrival, your Titan vehicle will be waiting for the journey home.